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    • So Long, See You Tomorrow

    • By: William Maxwell
    • Narrated by: William Maxwell
    • Length: 6 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 124
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 110
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 108

    On an Illinois farm in the 1920s, a man is murdered, and in the same moment the tenous friendship between two lonely boys comes to an end. In telling their interconnected stories, American Book Award winner William delivers a masterfully restrained and magically evocative meditation on the past

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Jewel

    • By Amazon Customer on 11-18-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Folded Leaf

    • By: William Maxwell
    • Narrated by: Mark Boyett
    • Length: 9 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 36
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 33

    Here is a classic novel from one of our most honored writers - the author of such acclaimed works as So Long, See You Tomorrow and All the Days and Nights. The Folded Leaf is the serenely observed yet deeply moving story of two boys finding one another in the Midwest of the 1920s, when childhood lasted longer than it does today and even adults were more innocent of what life could bring.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Midwestern Misfits

    • By David on 03-17-15

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Chateau

    • By: William Maxwell
    • Narrated by: Karl Miller
    • Length: 12 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 9

    It is 1948 and a young American couple arrive in France for a holiday, full of anticipation and enthusiasm. But the countryside and people are war-battered, and their reception at the Chateau Beaumesnil is not all the open-hearted Americans could wish for.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent choice!

    • By John S. on 12-07-11

    Regular price: $24.95