Other People We Married by Emma Straub audiobook

Other People We Married

By Emma Straub
Read by Coleen Marlo

Dreamscape 9781594486067
5.47 Hours 1
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In Other People We Married, Straub creates characters as recognizable as a best friend, and follows them through moments of triumph and transformation with wit, vulnerability, and dazzling insight. In "Some People Must Really Fall in Love," an assistant professor takes halting steps into the awkward world of office politics while harboring feelings for a freshman student. Two sisters struggle with old assumptions about each other as they stumble to build a new relationship in "A Map of Modern Palm Springs." In "Puttanesca," two widows move tentatively forward, still surrounded by ghosts and disappointments from the past. These twelve stories, filled with sharp humor, emotional acuity, and joyful language, announce the arrival of a major new talent.

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Summary

Summary

In Other People We Married, Straub creates characters as recognizable as a best friend, and follows them through moments of triumph and transformation with wit, vulnerability, and dazzling insight.

In "Some People Must Really Fall in Love," an assistant professor takes halting steps into the awkward world of office politics while harboring feelings for a freshman student. Two sisters struggle with old assumptions about each other as they stumble to build a new relationship in "A Map of Modern Palm Springs." In "Puttanesca," two widows move tentatively forward, still surrounded by ghosts and disappointments from the past. These twelve stories, filled with sharp humor, emotional acuity, and joyful language, announce the arrival of a major new talent.

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by Greg 9/13/2017
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I'm sorry... yep... that's all

I just wasn't getting it. Too many characters for my little brain to comprehend. I wasn't following. Maybe I had too many distractions.

I just couldn't follow.

Author

Author Bio: Emma Straub

Author Bio: Emma Straub

Emma Straub is the New York Times bestselling author of several novels and the short story collection Other People We Married. Her books have been published in twenty countries. She and her husband own Books Are Magic, an independent bookstore in Brooklyn, New York.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 5.47
Audience: Adult
Language: English