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    • Innocence

    • By: Jane Mendelsohn
    • Narrated by: Emily Schirner
    • Length: 3 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Innocence is a modern gothic coming-of-age story, a devastating X-ray of American culture, and a piercing exploration of a teenage girl growing up in New York City. Narrated by 14-year-old Becket, the novel traces her relationship with her widowed father, her encounters with the intimidating Beautiful Girls at school, her attraction to the mysterious and dangerous school nurse, her attachment to the raffish Tobey, and a series of devastating nightmares that threaten Becket's life.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • hard to read

    • By D'Aulan on 02-13-16

    Regular price: $16.76

    • Burning Down the House

    • A Novel
    • By: Jane Mendelsohn
    • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell
    • Length: 9 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    "It begins with a child...." So opens Jane Mendelsohn's powerful, riveting new novel. A classic family tale colliding with the 21st century, Burning Down the House tells the story of two girls. Neva, from the mountains of Russia, was sold into the sex trade at the age of 10; Poppy is the adopted daughter of Steve, the patriarch of a successful New York real estate clan, the Zanes. She is his sister's orphaned child.

    Regular price: $28.00

    • I Was Amelia Earhart

    • By: Jane Mendelsohn
    • Narrated by: Blair Brown
    • Length: 3 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 6

    In this brilliantly imagined novel, Amelia Earhart tells us what happened after she and her navigator, Fred Noonan, disappeared off the coast of New Guinea one glorious, windy day in 1937. And she tells us about herself.

    Regular price: $14.00

    • American Music

    • A Novel
    • By: Jane Mendelsohn
    • Narrated by: Carrington MacDuffie
    • Length: 6 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    This luminous love story centers on Milo, a severely wounded veteran of the Iraq war confined to a rehabilitation hospital, and Honor, his physical therapist. When Honor touches Milo’s destroyed back, mysterious images from the past appear to each of them, puzzling her and shaking him to the core.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • In the end I Loved It

    • By Carolyn Heusmann on 07-22-10

    Regular price: $20.97