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Title All this could be yours : a novel / Jami Attenberg.
Author Attenberg, Jami, author.
Publication [Boston (Mass.)] : HMH Audio, 2019.
Edition Unabridged.
Description 1 online resource (1 sound file (07 hr., 50 min., 08 sec.)) : digital
Time 075008
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Call # eAUDIO
Performer Read by Therese Plummer.
Summary From critically acclaimed New York Times best-selling author Jami Attenberg comes a novel of family secrets: think the drama of Big Little Lies set in the heat of a New Orleans summer "If I know why they are the way they are, then maybe I can learn why I am the way I am," says Alex Tuchman of her parents. Now that her father is on his deathbed, Alex--a strong-headed lawyer, devoted mother, and loving sister--feels she can finally unearth the secrets of who Victor is and what he did over the course of his life and career. (A power-hungry real estate developer, he is, by all accounts, a bad man.) She travels to New Orleans to be with her family, but mostly to interrogate her tightlipped mother, Barbra. As Barbra fends off Alex's unrelenting questions, she reflects on her tumultuous life with Victor. Meanwhile Gary, Alex's brother, is incommunicado, trying to get his movie career off the ground in Los Angeles. And Gary's wife, Twyla, is having a nervous breakdown, buying up all the lipstick in drug stores around New Orleans and bursting into crying fits. Dysfunction is at its peak. As each family member grapples with Victor's history, they must figure out a way to move forward--with one another, for themselves, and for the sake of their children. ALL THIS COULD BE YOURS is a timely, piercing exploration of what it means to be caught in the web of a toxic man who abused his power; it shows how those webs can tangle a family for generations and what it takes to--maybe, hopefully--break free. With her signature "sparkling prose" (Marie Claire) and incisive wit, Jami Attenberg deftly explores one of the most important subjects of our age.
Note Online resource; title from title details screen (OverDrive, viewed October 24, 2019).
Subject Family secrets -- Fiction.
Fathers and daughters -- Fiction.
Dysfunctional families -- Fiction.
New Orleans (La.) -- Fiction.
Genre Audiobooks.
Downloadable audio books.
Addl. Author Plummer, Thérèse, narrator.
OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
ISBN 9780358172192 (electronic audio bk.)
0358172195 (electronic audio bk.)

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