She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb audiobook

She's Come Undone

By Wally Lamb
Read by Kathy Najimy

Simon & Schuster Audio
5.70 Hours 1
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In this extraordinary coming-of-age odyssey, Wally Lamb invites us to hitch a wild ride on a journey of love, pain, and renewal with the most heartbreakingly comical heroine to come along in years. Meet Dolores Price. She's 13, wise-mouthed but wounded, having bid her childhood goodbye. Stranded in front of her bedroom TV, she spends the next few years nourishing herself with the Mallomars, potato chips, and Pepsi her anxious mother supplies. When she finally orbits into young womanhood at 257 pounds, Dolores is no stronger and life is no kinder. But this time she's determined to rise to the occasion and give herself one more chance before she really goes under.

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Summary

Summary

A #1 New York Times bestseller

A #1 USA Today bestseller

A New York Times Notable Book in 1992

Finalist for the 1992 Los Angeles Times Art Seidenbaum Prize for First Fiction

A 1996 Oprah’s Book Club Selection

In this extraordinary coming-of-age odyssey, Wally Lamb invites us to hitch a wild ride on a journey of love, pain, and renewal with the most heartbreakingly comical heroine to come along in years.

Meet Dolores Price. She's 13, wise-mouthed but wounded, having bid her childhood goodbye. Stranded in front of her bedroom TV, she spends the next few years nourishing herself with the Mallomars, potato chips, and Pepsi her anxious mother supplies. When she finally orbits into young womanhood at 257 pounds, Dolores is no stronger and life is no kinder. But this time she's determined to rise to the occasion and give herself one more chance before she really goes under.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“An ambitious, often stirring and hilarious book.” New York Times 
“[A] supremely touching journey.”  Glamour  
“A promising debut.” Publishers Weekly
“You’ll be drawn into Dolores’ warped, hilarious, Mallomar-munching world.” Amazon.com, editorial review
“Combines sorrow and wonder in a remarkable way.” Library Journal
“A warmblooded, enveloping tale of survival, done up loose and cheering.” Kirkus Reviews

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Author

Author Bio: Wally Lamb

Author Bio: Wally Lamb

Wally Lamb is the author of the New York Times and national bestseller The Hour I First Believed, as well as the novels She’s Come Undone and I Know This Much Is True, both #1 New York Times bestsellers and Oprah’s Book Club selections. He lives in Connecticut with his family.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Runtime: 5.70
Audience: Adult
Language: English