Laelia by Ruth-Miriam Garnett audiobook

Laelia: A Novel

By Ruth-Miriam Garnett
Read by Karen Chilton

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7.30 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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Award-winning author Ruth-Miriam Garnett pens a novel about three sisters who are working to build a new life for themselves. Set in the town of Peoria, the Cates sisters find new beginnings while slowly learning to let go of their burdening husbands and their non-existent marriages. Karen Chilton's stirring performance captures the ambiance of this inspiring and appealing story.

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Summary

Summary

Award-winning author Ruth-Miriam Garnett pens a novel about three sisters who are working to build a new life for themselves. Set in the town of Peoria, the Cates sisters find new beginnings while slowly learning to let go of their burdening husbands and their non-existent marriages. Karen Chilton's stirring performance captures the ambiance of this inspiring and appealing story.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Garnett tracks the fortunes of three middle-aged African-American sisters as they shed their ailing husbands and embark on new life adventures…Garnett is a compassionate, competent storyteller…Garnett’s solid, well-drawn characters are this novel’s greatest strength.” Publishers Weekly
“Sistahs take charge in Garnett’s first…quiet-toned…[with] an odd charm.” Kirkus Reviews

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Author Bio: Ruth-Miriam Garnett

Author Bio: Ruth-Miriam Garnett

Ruth-Miriam Garnett is a graduate of Harvard University. She is the author of a collection of poetry, A Move Further South, and the recipient of many grants and awards for writing, including a creative writing fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts.

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Available Formats : Digital Download, CD
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 7.30
Audience: Adult
Language: English