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    • Late Nights on Air

    • By: Elizabeth Hay
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Hay
    • Length: 11 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Harry Boyd, a hard-bitten refugee from failure in Toronto television, has returned to a small radio station in the Canadian North. There, in Yellowknife, in the summer of 1975, he falls in love with a voice on air, though the real woman, Dido Paris, is both a surprise and even more than he imagined. Dido and Harry are part of the cast of eccentric, utterly loveable characters, all transplants from elsewhere, who form an unlikely group at the station. Their loves and longings, their rivalries and entanglements, the stories of their pasts and what brought each of them to the North form the center. 

    Regular price: $20.99

    • All Things Consoled

    • A Daughter's Memoir
    • By: Elizabeth Hay
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Hay
    • Length: 7 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Jean and Gordon Hay were a colorful, formidable pair. Jean, a late-blooming artist with a marvelous sense of humor, was superlatively frugal; nothing got wasted, not even maggoty soup. Gordon was a proud and ambitious schoolteacher with a terrifying temper, a deep streak of melancholy, and a devotion to flowers, cars, words, and his wife. As old age collides with the tragedy of living too long, these once ferociously independent parents become increasingly dependent on Lizzie, the so-called difficult child. By looking after them, she hopes to prove she can be a good daughter after all.

    Regular price: $36.40

    • Garbo Laughs

    • By: Elizabeth Hay
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Hay
    • Length: 11 hrs and 41 mins
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    Elizabeth Hay's runaway national best seller is a funny, sad-eyed, deliciously entertaining novel about a woman caught in a tug of war between real life and the films of the past. Inflamed by the movies she was deprived of as a child, Harriet Browning forms a Friday-night movie club with three companions-of-the-screen: a boy who loves Frank Sinatra, a girl with Bette Davis eyes, and an earthy sidekick named after Dinah Shore. Into this idiosyncratic world come two refugees from Hollywood.

    Regular price: $21.00