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A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius (Digital Audiobook)

A Memoir Based on a True Story

By Dave Eggers, Dion Graham (Narrator)

Publication Date: March 25, 2010

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (4/30/2010)
Paperback (2/13/2001)
MP3 CD (8/18/2015)
Hardcover (2/17/2000)
Paperback (3/1/2010)

Description

The literary sensation of the year, a book that redefines both family and narrative for the twenty-first century. A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius is the moving memoir of a college senior who, in the space of five weeks, loses both of his parents to cancer and inherits his eight-year-old brother. Here is an exhilarating debut that manages to be simultaneously hilarious and wildly inventive as well as a deeply heartfelt story of the love that holds a family together. A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius is an instant classic that will be read in paperback for decades to come.