Richard Ford
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Richard Ford

Richard Ford (born February 16, 1944) is an American novelist and short story writer. His best-known works are the novel The Sportswriter and its sequels, Independence Day, The Lay of the Land and Let Me Be Frank with You as well as the short story collection Rock Springs, which contains several widely anthologized stories.
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    • Canada

    • By: Richard Ford
    • Narrated by: Holter Graham
    • Length: 13 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 759
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      4 out of 5 stars 642
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 645

    When 15-year-old Dell Parsons' parents rob a bank, his sense of normal life is forever altered. In an instant, this private cataclysm drives his life into before and after....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fabulous writing

    • By SomervilleWhereElse on 07-06-12

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Between Them

    • Remembering My Parents
    • By: Richard Ford
    • Narrated by: Christian Baskous
    • Length: 3 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 70
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 63
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 62

    Richard Ford's parents were rural Arkansans born at the turn of the 20th century....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Perfection!

    • By Carolyn Smith (Moorman) on 10-09-18

    Regular price: $15.96

    • The Sportswriter

    • Frank Bascombe, Book 1
    • By: Richard Ford
    • Narrated by: Richard Poe
    • Length: 14 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 260
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 202
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 205

    In this first volume of his Frank Bascombe trilogy, Bascombe is a sportswriter attempting to cope with his failed marriage and the death of his son....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • wonderful

    • By chris on 03-22-08

    Regular price: $43.37

    • Independence Day

    • Frank Bascombe, Book 2
    • By: Richard Ford
    • Narrated by: Richard Poe
    • Length: 20 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 216
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 167
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 165

    Apparently directionless since his divorce, Frank Bascombe migrates from one non-committal relationship to another....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Book - Great Narrator

    • By Bv5678 on 01-07-09

    Regular price: $43.37

    • Let Me Be Frank with You

    • A Frank Bascombe Book
    • By: Richard Ford
    • Narrated by: Richard Poe
    • Length: 6 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 166
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 148
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 150

    As in all of the Bascombe books, Ford's guiding spirit is the old comic's maxim that promises if nothing's funny, nothing's truly serious....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Loveable Curmudeon

    • By Tricia on 06-10-15

    Regular price: $21.67

    • The Lay of the Land

    • Frank Bascombe, Book 3
    • By: Richard Ford
    • Narrated by: Joe Barrett
    • Length: 24 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 218
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 98
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 100

    Frank Bascombe returns, with a new lease on life (and real estate), and more acutely in thrall to life's endless complexities than ever before....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Richard Ford, get out of my mind!

    • By D. Vance on 11-04-06

    Regular price: $47.93

    • Rock Springs

    • Stories
    • By: Richard Ford
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 8 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 26

    In these 10 exquisite stories, Richard Ford mines literary gold from the wind-scrubbed landscape of the American West....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Superb, Picturesque Stories in Wyoming & Montana

    • By W Perry Hall on 03-06-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Wildlife

    • By: Richard Ford
    • Narrated by: Noah Michael Levine
    • Length: 4 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 54
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 48
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 47

    When Joe Brinson was 16, his father moved the family to Great Falls, Montana, the setting for this harrowing, transfixing novel....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Canada —- The Prequel

    • By Glendale on 12-10-17

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Canada

    • By: Richard Ford
    • Narrated by: Thibault de Montalembert
    • Length: 14 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
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      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    Great Falls, Montana, 1960. Dell Parsons a 15 ans lorsque ses parents braquent une banque, avec le fol espoir de rembourser un créancier menaçant...

    Regular price: $21.81

    • Zwischen ihnen

    • By: Richard Ford
    • Narrated by: Christian Brückner
    • Length: 4 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Mit siebzehn Jahren verliebt sich Edna Akin aus Arkansas, in Parker Ford, einen Jungen vom Land mit den durchscheinend hellblauen Fordaugen...

    Regular price: $14.75

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