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    • The Astor Orphan

    • A Memoir
    • By: Alexandra Aldrich
    • Narrated by: Tavia Gilbert
    • Length: 5 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 14

    Reaching back to the Gilded Age, when that legacy first began to come undone, Alexandra has written an unflinching, mordantly funny account of neglect and class anxiety amid the ruins of a once prominent family. More than an insider's look at a decaying American institution, The Astor Orphan is the debut of a thrilling new voice able to render the secret pains and glories of childhood afresh.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Very Interesting

    • By A. Baker on 08-12-13

    Regular price: $21.67