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    • Perfect Days

    • By: Raphael Montes, Alison Entrekin - translator
    • Narrated by: Tom Picasso
    • Length: 7 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Teo Avelar is a loner. He lives with his paraplegic mother and her dog in Rio de Janeiro, he doesn't have many friends, and the only time he feels honest human emotion is in the presence of his medical school cadaver - that is, until he meets Clarice. She's almost his exact opposite: exotic, spontaneous, unafraid to speak her mind. An aspiring screenwriter, she's working on a screenplay called Perfect Days about three friends who go on a road trip across Brazil in search of romance. Teo is obsessed. He begins to stalk her, first following her to her university, then to her home....

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Spilt Milk

    • By: Chico Buarque, Alison Entrekin (translator)
    • Narrated by: Buck Schirner
    • Length: 5 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2.5 out of 5 stars 4
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      2.5 out of 5 stars 3

    From world-renowned Brazilian writer Chico Buarque comes a stylish, imaginative tale of love and loss. Spilt Milk is the story told by 100-year-old Eulálio d’Assumpção as he lies on his deathbed, rambling to his nurses and visitors through a haze of morphine and memory. Ribald, hectoring, and occasionally delusional, Eulálio jumps through time and space, melding history and fantasy to unravel the story of his family, his heritage, and a changing nation.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Could Not Get Through It

    • By Philip on 02-02-13

    Regular price: $20.99

    • A Little Death

    • By: Claudia Lage, Alison Entrekin - translator
    • Narrated by: Kate Rudd
    • Length: 42 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In a tripping and absorbing style, award-winning Brazilian writer Claudia Lage asks listeners to gaze into the dark side of love and desire, and ultimately even to sympathize with her flawed hero and heroine. A Little Death is both an unconventional love story and a raw, visceral tale that explores the journey to adulthood in all its complexity and hilarity.

    Regular price: $3.49