A piece of the world : a novel
(Audiobook CD)

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[New York] : HarperAudio, [2017].
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9780062466716, 0062466712
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Acorn Public Library District - StacksCD FIC KLINE, C.On Shelf
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Audiobook CD
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Unabridged.
Physical Desc
7 audio discs (8 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English

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Compact discs.
Participants/Performers
Read by Polly Stone.
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To Christina Olson, the entire world was her family's remote farm in the small coastal town of Cushing, Maine. Born in the home her family had lived in for generations, and increasingly incapacitated by illness, Christina seemed destined for a small life. Instead, for more than twenty years, she was host and inspiration for the artist Andrew Wyeth, and became the subject of one of the best-known American paintings of the twentieth century. [The author] interweaves fact and fiction in a powerful novel that illuminates a little-known part of America's history. Bringing into focus the flesh-and-blood woman behind the portrait, she vividly imagines the life of a woman with a complicated relationship to her family and her past, and a special bond with one of our greatest modern artists. Told in evocative and lucid prose, [this book] is a story about the burdens and blessings of family history, and how artist and muse can come together to forge a new and timeless legacy.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Kline, C. B., & Stone, P. (. (2017). A piece of the world: a novel. Unabridged. [New York]: HarperAudio.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Kline, Christina Baker, 1964- and Polly (Narrator), Stone. 2017. A Piece of the World: A Novel. [New York]: HarperAudio.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Kline, Christina Baker, 1964- and Polly (Narrator), Stone, A Piece of the World: A Novel. [New York]: HarperAudio, 2017.

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Kline, Christina Baker, and Polly (Narrator) Stone. A Piece of the World: A Novel. Unabridged. [New York]: HarperAudio, 2017.

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