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An American marriage [sound recording] : a novel / Tayari Jones.

By: Jones, Tayari [author.].
Contributor(s): Crisden, Sean [narrator.] | Davis, Eisa [narrator.].
Material type: SoundSoundPublisher: [Minneapolis, MN] : HighBridge Audio, [2018]Copyright date: 2017Edition: Unabridged.Description: 7 audio discs (9 hr.) : CD audio, digital, 1.4 m/s, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.Content type: spoken word Media type: audio Carrier type: audio discISBN: 9781681688336 :; 1681688336 :.Subject(s): African Americans -- Marriage -- Fiction | Man-woman relationships -- Fiction | African American families -- Fiction | False imprisonment -- Fiction | Atlanta (Ga.) -- FictionGenre/Form: Audiobooks. | Domestic fiction. | Audiobooks.DDC classification: 813.6 Read by Sean Crisden and Eisa Davis.Summary: Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of both the American Dream and the New South. He is a young executive, and she is an artist on the brink of an exciting career. But as they settle into the routine of their life together, they are ripped apart by circumstances neither could have imagined. Roy is arrested and sentenced to twelve years for a crime Celestial knows he didn't commit. Though fiercely independent, Celestial finds herself bereft and unmoored, taking comfort in Andre, her childhood friend, and best man at their wedding. As Roy's time in prison passes, she is unable to hold on to the love that has been her center. After five years, Roy's conviction is suddenly overturned, and he returns to Atlanta ready to resume their life together.
List(s) this item appears in: Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 2019/ Circ Desktop Display Downtown
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Read by Sean Crisden and Eisa Davis.

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Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of both the American Dream and the New South. He is a young executive, and she is an artist on the brink of an exciting career. But as they settle into the routine of their life together, they are ripped apart by circumstances neither could have imagined. Roy is arrested and sentenced to twelve years for a crime Celestial knows he didn't commit. Though fiercely independent, Celestial finds herself bereft and unmoored, taking comfort in Andre, her childhood friend, and best man at their wedding. As Roy's time in prison passes, she is unable to hold on to the love that has been her center. After five years, Roy's conviction is suddenly overturned, and he returns to Atlanta ready to resume their life together.

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