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    • Wonder Valley

    • A Novel
    • By: Ivy Pochoda
    • Narrated by: Will Damron
    • Length: 10 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 40
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      4 out of 5 stars 38
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 38

    When a teen runs away from his father's mysterious commune, he sets in motion a domino effect that will connect six characters desperate for hope and love, set across the sun-bleached canvas of Los Angeles. From the acclaimed author of Visitation Street, a visionary portrait of contemporary Los Angeles in all its facets, from the Mojave Desert to the Pacific, from the 110 to Skid Row.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I liked it!

    • By Jacque on 01-06-18

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Visitation Street

    • By: Ivy Pochoda
    • Narrated by: Ray Porter
    • Length: 9 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 132
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      4 out of 5 stars 116
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 118

    Summer in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Bored and listless, 15-year-olds June and Val are looking for fun. Val wants to do something wild and a little crazy: take a raft out onto the bay. Only Val survives, washing ashore in the weeds, bruised and unconscious. This shocking event echoes through the lives of Red Hook's diverse residents. In Visitation Street, Ivy Pochoda combines intensely vivid prose with breathtaking psychological insight to explore a cast of solitary souls, pulled by family, love, betrayal, and hope, who yearn for a chance to break free.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Visitation Street - An odd place to visit

    • By Janet on 07-24-13

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Visitation Street

    • A Novel
    • By: Ivy Pochoda
    • Narrated by: Ray Porter
    • Length: 9 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Summer in Red Hook, Brooklyn, an isolated blue-collar neighborhood where hipster gourmet supermarkets push against tired housing projects and the East River opens into the bay. Bored and listless, 15-year-olds June and Val are looking for fun. Forget the boys, the bottles, the coded whistles. Val wants to do something wild and a little crazy: take a raft out onto the bay. But on the water during the humid night, the girls disappear. Only Val survives, washing ashore in the weeds, bruised and unconscious.

    Regular price: $34.22