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Raney | [Clyde Edgerton]

Raney

Clyde Edgerton’s ear for regional voices and his eye for life’s small but significant details enable him to create characters who are charming and utterly convincing. Beginning with an engagement announcement and ending with the birth of a son, Raney is a snapshot of the first few years of a modern Southern marriage. Newly married, Raney is a Southern Baptist who has lived her whole life in her tiny home town. Her husband, Charles, is a newcomer, a liberal raised in Atlanta.
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Clyde Edgerton’s ear for regional voices and his eye for life’s small but significant details enable him to create characters who are charming and utterly convincing. Beginning with an engagement announcement and ending with the birth of a son, Raney is a snapshot of the first few years of a modern Southern marriage. Newly married, Raney is a Southern Baptist who has lived her whole life in her tiny home town. Her husband, Charles, is a newcomer, a liberal raised in Atlanta. Amidst family traditions, curious relatives, and bowls of macaroni salad, their search for common ground begins. As Raney tells us about Charles’ beliefs and habits, and thus reveals her own, her honesty and gumption will capture your heart and tickle your funny bone.

Narrator Ruth Ann Phimister’s soft voice beautifully captures the emotional tides that rise and fall in Raney’s life.

©1985 Clyde Edgerton (P)1998 Recorded Books, LLC

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    "Fabulous read for book club discussion."
    Where does Raney rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    Five Star.


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    Raney. Raney reminds me of people I know.


    What about Ruth Ann Phimister’s performance did you like?

    Fabulous reader and singer.


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    I laughed out loud.


    Any additional comments?

    This was our book club read for May. Raney and her family gave us many topics to discuss at our meeting. I would recommend this book as gift to anyone getting married. Raney's experiences were quiet real.

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