Heading Out to Wonderful by Robert Goolrick audiobook

Heading Out to Wonderful

By Robert Goolrick
Read by Norman Dietz

Highbridge Audio, HighBridge 9781565129238
9.45 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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Just after WWII, veteran Charlie Beale arrives in a small Virginia town hoping for a brighter future. He takes a job in the butcher shop and befriends the owner and his family. But the passion that develops between Charlie and Sylvan, the wife of the town

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Summary

Summary

Selected for the June 2012 Indie Next List

Just after WWII, veteran Charlie Beale arrives in a small Virginia town hoping for a brighter future. He takes a job in the butcher shop and befriends the owner and his family. But the passion that develops between Charlie and Sylvan, the wife of the town

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Deliciously dark and dangerous.” O, The Oprah Magazine
“Robert Goolrick vividly evokes two lovers doomed by their place and their past.” Richmond Times-Dispatch
“[An] unforgettable story of lost and displaced souls in search of identity, acceptance and belonging…Goolrick (A Reliable Wife) masterfully ratchets up the tension, while evocative sensory detail and spiritual overtones infuse the emotional landscape of a powerful, climactic novel that seeks to define and explore the meaning of love and goodness.” Shelf Awareness
“Goolrick is a writer with a big heart and a deft hand for drama. I look forward to whatever he pens next.” Washington Post

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Author Bio: Robert Goolrick

Author Bio: Robert Goolrick

Robert Goolrick is the author of The End of the World as We Know It, a memoir, and the #1 New York Times bestselling novel A Reliable Wife, as well as another novel. He lives in Virginia.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 9.45
Audience: Adult
Language: English