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    • The Ice Cream Queen of Orchard Street

    • A Novel
    • By: Susan Jane Gilman
    • Narrated by: Susan Jane Gilman
    • Length: 16 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 275
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 249
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 252

    In 1913, little Malka Treynovsky flees Russia with her family. Bedazzled by tales of gold and movie stardom, she tricks them into buying tickets for America. Yet no sooner do they land on the squalid Lower East Side of Manhattan, than Malka is crippled and abandoned in the street. Taken in by a tough-loving Italian ices peddler, she manages to survive through cunning and inventiveness. As she learns the secrets of his trade, she begins to shape her own destiny. She falls in love with a gorgeous, illiterate radical named Albert, and they set off across America in an ice cream truck.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fabulous Story, Questionable Narrator

    • By Linda on 12-02-14

    Regular price: $28.50

    • Undress Me in the Temple of Heaven

    • By: Susan Jane Gilman
    • Narrated by: Susan Jane Gilman
    • Length: 7 hrs and 32 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 131
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 94
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 95

    They were young, brilliant, and bold. They set out to conquer the world. But the world had other plans for them. Best-selling author Susan Jane Gilman's new memoir is a hilarious and harrowing journey, a modern heart of darkness filled with Communist operatives, backpackers, and pancakes. In 1986, fresh out of college, Gilman and her friend Claire yearned to do something daring and original that did not involve getting a job.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • More like hysteria in china

    • By Alexis on 03-02-15

    Regular price: $21.66