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    • We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves

    • By: Karen Joy Fowler
    • Narrated by: Katharine Mangold
    • Length: 8 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Rosemary's started college, and she's decided not to tell anyone about her family. Rosemary is now an only child, but she used to have a sister the same age as her, and an older brother. Both are now gone - vanished from her life. There was something unique about Rosemary's sister, Fern. You'll have to find out for yourself what it is that makes her unhappy family unlike any other.

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    • Worth a listen. :)

    • By Katherine R. Day on 15-03-2016

    Non-member price: $32.62

    • Sister Noon

    • By: Karen Joy Fowler
    • Narrated by: Liza Ross
    • Length: 8 hrs and 46 mins
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    San Francisco in the 1890s is a town of contradictions. Lizzie Hayes, a docile, middle-aged spinster, is praised for her volunteer work with the Ladies' Relief and Protection Society Home. When the wealthy but ill-reputed Mary Ellen Pleasant shows up with an orphan in tow, Lizzie is drawn to them both. For it is the beautiful Mrs. Pleasant, object of suspicion because of her rumoured voodoo practise, who holds the key to freeing Lizzie's rebellious nature.

    Non-member price: $31.30

    • More of the Best of Science Fiction and Fantasy

    • By: Orson Scott Card, Arthur C. Clarke, Karen Joy Fowler, and others
    • Narrated by: Roddy McDowall, Terry Farrell, Wil Wheaton, and others
    • Length: 5 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Who better to narrate today's best science-fiction stories than today's favorite science-fiction stars? This exciting collection features many.

    Non-member price: $25.35

    • Die fabelhaften Schwestern der Familie Cooke

    • By: Karen Joy Fowler
    • Narrated by: Britta Steffenhagen
    • Length: 7 hrs and 25 mins
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    Willkommen bei den Cookes, einer scheinbar völlig normalen Familie: Vater, Mutter, die pausenlos plappernde Rosemary, ihr großer Bruder Lowell und ihre ungestüme Schwester Fern. In Kindertagen ist Fern Rosemarys engste Gefährtin, ihre zweite Hälfte. Doch als sie fünf Jahre alt ist, verschwindet Fern spurlos. Ein Ereignis, das alles verändert: Rosemary verstummt und die Familie zerfällt.

    Non-member price: $19.19

    • Thalia Book Club: A Celebration of Jane Austen with author Karen Joy Fowler and other Janeites

    • By: Karen Joy Fowler, Siri Hustvedt, Jennifer Egan
    • Narrated by: Hope Davis
    • Length: 1 hr and 22 mins
    • Original Recording
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    Karen Joy Fowler, author of the best-selling The Jane Austen Book Club, joins other Austen enthusiasts including novelists Siri Hustvedt and Jennifer Egan to celebrate the work of one of English literature's best-loved authors. In connection with Penguin Classics' 60th Anniversary release of Jane Austen: The Complete Novels: Classic Deluxe Edition, this lively discussion will span the vivid characters, biting satire, and delicious romance of Austen's six novels. Selections read by Hope Davis.

    Non-member price: $10.18