Admiral by T. C. Boyle audiobook

Admiral

By T. C. Boyle
Read by T. C. Boyle

Blackstone Publishing
0.78 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
  • $4.99
    or 1 Credit

    ISBN: 9781482951820

  • $2.95

    ISBN: 9781482130270

This short story from the collection Wild Child was originally published in Harper’s and selected for The Best American Short Stories, 2008 by Salman Rushdie. In high school Nisha worked as a dog-sitter for the Strikers, eccentric millionaires, taking care of their prized Afghan, Admiral. When she returns after collegeto tend to her ill mother, the Strikers call on her once again. But thistime they want her to take care of Admiral II, the clone of their deceased dog.The original Admiral’s experiences must, of course, be replicated as closely aspossible.

Learn More
Membership Details
  • Only $12.99/month gets you 1 Credit/month
  • Cancel anytime
  • Hate a book? Then we do too, and we'll exchange it.
See how it works in 15 seconds

Summary

Summary

This short story from the collection Wild Child was originally published in Harper’s and selected for The Best American Short Stories, 2008 by Salman Rushdie.

In high school Nisha worked as a dog-sitter for the Strikers, eccentric millionaires, taking care of their prized Afghan, Admiral. When she returns after collegeto tend to her ill mother, the Strikers call on her once again. But thistime they want her to take care of Admiral II, the clone of their deceased dog.The original Admiral’s experiences must, of course, be replicated as closely aspossible.

Reviews

Reviews

Author

Author Bio: T. C. Boyle

Author Bio: T. C. Boyle

T. C. Boyle is the author of more than a dozen novels, including Drop City, which was a finalist for the National Book Award, and World’s End, winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award. He has also written numerous short-story collections. He lives near Santa Barbara, California.

Titles by Author

See All

Details

Details

Available Formats : Digital Download, Digital Rental
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 0.78
Audience: Adult
Language: English