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We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves (Digital Audiobook)

By Karen Joy Fowler, Katharine Mangold (Narrator)

Publication Date: July 2, 2014

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (5/29/2013)
Paperback (2/25/2014)
Hardcover (5/30/2013)
Hardcover, Large Print (7/1/2013)
Compact Disc (5/30/2013)
MP3 CD (5/30/2013)

June 2013 Indie Next List

“Rosemary is not yet six when her sister, Fern, is removed to a center for research. Fern and Rosemary were inseparable, and her family falls apart after the removal: Lowell, her brother, disappears when he discovers where Fern was sent; their father becomes a distant, brooding man; and their mother is a shell of her former self. Why a research facility? Because Fern is a chimpanzee. In this extraordinary novel written by a gifted author, Fowler opens our eyes to the inhumane treatment of animals by humans and helps us to identify what it truly means to be human.”
— Karen Briggs, Great Northern Books and Hobbies, Oscoda, MI
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Description

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.