Earthly Possessions

Genre: Literary Fiction

Earthly Possessions

Performed by:
Elisabeth Rodgers

Living quietly and conventionally in Clarion, Maryland, Charlotte Emory has a history of casting off possessions and paring down to the bare essentials. So it’s no surprise to her when she decides, one rainy afternoon in March, that it’s time to leave her husband.Then a simple trip to the bank throws Charlotte’s life into an entirely different direction. A restless young man in a nylon jacket takes her hostage during a robbery—and soon the two are heading south into an unknown future, and a most unexpected fate....

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Run time: 7 hours
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Anne Tyler

Anne Tyler was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, in 1941 and grew up in Raleigh, North Carolina. This is her 17th novel. Her 11th, Breathing Lessons, was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1988. A member of the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, she lives in Baltimore, Maryland.
Elisabeth Rodgers

Elisabeth Rodgers has performed onstage all over the U.S., and on film and TV in such shows as Law & Order: SVU. She has narrated nearly 100 audiobooks - from children's literature and detective thrillers, to non-fiction and pop-culture. She has received an Audie award, an Audie nomination, as well as several Audiofile Earphones awards.

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