Everything is illuminated

Jonathan is a Jewish college student searching Europe for the one person he believes can explain his roots. Alex, a lover of all things American and unsurpassed butcher of the English language, is his lovable Ukrainian guide. On their quixotic quest, the two young men look for Augustine, a woman who...

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Main Author: Foer, Jonathan Safran, 1977-
Other Authors: Woodman, Jeff. (Narrator)
Shina, Scott.
(Narrator)
Format: Spoken Word Recording Electronic
Language:English
Published:Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books ; [Prince Frederick, Md.] : [Distributed by] OneClick Digital, 2011, p2002.
Edition:Unabridged.
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Main Author:Foer, Jonathan Safran, 1977-
Summary:Jonathan is a Jewish college student searching Europe for the one person he believes can explain his roots. Alex, a lover of all things American and unsurpassed butcher of the English language, is his lovable Ukrainian guide. On their quixotic quest, the two young men look for Augustine, a woman who might have saved Jonathan's grandfather from the Nazis. As past and present merge, hysterically funny moments collide with episodes of great tragedy -- and an unforgettable story of one family's extraordinary history unfolds.

Everything Is Illuminated

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General Notes:Downloadable audio file.
Title from title screen (viewed July 12, 2011).
Includes an exclusive interview with the author.
Physical Description:1 online resource (1 sound file (11 hr., 45 min.)) : digital
Performer:Narrated by Jeff Woodman and Scott Shina.
System Details:Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Requires OneClick Digital Media Manager.
System requirements: 200 MB of free disk space, 512 MB of RAM, Windows Installer 3.1, Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64), Windows Media Player 10 QA.
ISBN:1461813832
9781461813835
Author Notes:

Jonathan Safran Foer (born 1977) is an American author best known for his novels Everything Is Illuminated (2002) and Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (2005). He was born in Washington, D.C. and attended Georgetown Day School and Princeton University.

In 2000, Foer was awarded the Zoetrope: All-Story Fiction Prize and in 2007 he was included in Granta's Best of Young American Novelists.

His forthcoming nonfiction book is entitled, Eating Animals. His title Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close made The N.Y. Times Best Seller List for 2012.

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