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    • Selected Stories of Grace Paley

    • By: Grace Paley
    • Narrated by: Grace Paley
    • Length: 5 hrs and 4 mins
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    Now available for the first time in audio as a digital download, a selection of stories from Grace Paley: Whether writing about relationships, little girls, loving and bickering couples, angry suburbanites, frustrated job-seekers, or Jewish children performing a Christmas play, Grace Paley captured the loneliness, poignancy, and humor of the human experience with matchless style. This audio collection is an abridgement of the full volume of Grace Paley's short story work. 

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Selected Shorts

    • Family Matters
    • By: Shirley Jackson, Frank O'Connor, Toure, and others
    • Narrated by: Lois Smith, Malachy McCourt, Daniel Alexander Jones, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 29 mins
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    Hilarious and colorful episodes in the lives of families, many depicted from a kid's-eye-view, are the theme for this compilation. Being part of a family is often trying, and stranger than any fiction, but never dull and always worth it in the end. Join these very different families as they face the shrinking of parents, the pre-emptive guilt of First Confession, the secret worlds of children, and more!

    Regular price: $19.60

    • Hannukah Lights

    • Stories from the Festival of Lights, Volume 2
    • By: Lucjan Dobroszycki, Marie B. Jaffe, Daniel Mark Epstein, and others
    • Narrated by: Melissa Manchester, Theodore Bikel, John Rubinstein, and others
    • Length: 31 mins
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    Recollections of childhood celebrations are brought together here, from the Yiddish translation of "A Visit from St Nicholas" to a mother reminiscing about her childhood Hannukah celebrations - or as her Gentile friends call it, "Jewish Christmas".

    Regular price: $9.10