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The Crowd Sounds Happy

A Story of Love, Madness, and Baseball
Narrated by: Pat Young
Length: 10 hrs and 3 mins
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Growing up in a doomed hometown with a missing father and a single mother, Nicholas Dawidoff listened to baseball every night on his bedside radio, the professional ballplayers gradually becoming the men in his life. A portrait of a childhood shaped by a stoical, enterprising mother, a disturbed, dangerous father, the private world of baseball, and the awkwardness of first love, The Crowd Sounds Happy is the moving tale of a spirited boy's coming-of-age in troubled times.

©2008 Nicholas Dawidoff (P)2013 Audible, Inc.

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