Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

CD - unabridged
(10 CDs)
Product Number: CU244
Released: 01 Feb, 2006
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781845059736
Narrator(s): Multiple Narrators
Publisher: W F Howes
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Nine-year-old Oskar Schell is an inventor, amateur entomologist, Francophile, letter writer, pacifist, natural historian, percussionist, romantic, great explorer, jeweller, detective, vegan, and collector of butterflies, Beatles memorabilia, miniature cacti and coral.When his father is killed in the September llth attacks on the World Trade Centre, his inward journey towards some kind of peace takes him on an odyssey through the five boroughs of New York, as he attempts to solve the mystery of a key he discovers in his father's closet...

Original Publish Date: 01 Feb, 2006

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Narrator(s): Multiple Narrators
Product Number D0154
Released: 01 Aug, 2008
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: W F Howes
ISBN: #9781407418513

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"Now a Major Film Starring Tom Hanks and Sandra Bullock 'Dramatically original . . . Safran Foer is a writer of considerable brilliance' OBSERVER 'Wise, funny, unbearably sad. Speeds across the sky like a new-century comet heralding great events in the asteroid belt of fiction' FINANCIAL TIMES"

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