Other People We Married

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Other People We Married

By Emma Straub; Coleen Marlo (Narrated by)

Dreamscape Media, Compact Disc, 9781611205602

Publication Date: February 21, 2012

Description

A debut collection of quirky, thoughtful, and resonating short stories by Emma Straub.



About the Author
Emma Straub is from New York City. She is the author of the New York Times bestseller The Vacationers and Laura Lamont's Life in Pictures. Her fiction and non-fiction have been published by "Tin House, The Paris Review ""Daily", "Time, Slate, "and "The New York Times, "and she is a staff writer for "Rookie". Straub lives with her husband in Brooklyn, where she also works as a bookseller.

AudioFile Earphones Award winner Coleen Marlo has earned numerous Publishers Weekly Listen-Up Awards and won an Audie Award for her narration of Snakewoman of Little Egypt by Robert Hellenga.


Praise For Other People We Married

"Narrator Coleen Marlo delivers the collection impeccably. She sets the appropriate tone for each story and captures the essence of the diverse characters with subtle style. Along with expressing the discomfort of difficult decisions to be made, she enhances the humorous small details sprinkled throughout." - AudioFile Magazine
"Coleen Marlo does a fine reading of all the stories." - Sound Commentary
"Psychologically acute, often very funny...A fresh voice from a writer who deserves discovery." - Kirkus Reviews
"...the language is clear and lovely and packed with imagery that will immerse you in a character's world in just a few short pages. The stories are also very funny." - BookPage, "The Book Case"
"Emma Straub is a wry, witty, incisively observant writer." - Dan Chaon, author of Await Your Reply and Stay Awake
"Other People We Married is a revelation." - Lorrie Moore, author of Birds of America and A Gate at the Stairs