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What He Needed

A Short Story from 'Hardly Knew Her'
Narrated by: Linda Emond
Length: 20 mins
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"What He Needed"

An unhappy woman in an unhappy marriage finds a way to escape her husband's emotional blackmail.

©2008 Laura Lippman (P)2008 HarperCollins Publishers

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"Lippman shows herself to be a master of short fiction....read them fast, like a glutton, or slowly to savor each one. Either way, this is a treasure." (Library Journal)
"Lippman fans won't be disappointed with these small treasures." (Kirkus Reviews)

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