The Ballad of the Sad Café by Carson McCullersThe Ballad of the Sad Café by Carson McCullers

The Ballad of the Sad Café

byCarson McCullersRead byDavid LeDoux, Joe Barrett

Audio Book (CD) | May 27, 2014

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A classic work that has charmed generations, this collection assembles Carson McCullers's best stories, including her beloved novella "The Ballad of the Sad Café." A haunting tale of a human triangle that culminates in an astonishing brawl, the novella introduces listeners to Miss Amelia, a formidable southern woman whose café serves as the town's gathering place. Among other fine works, the collection also includes "Wunderkind," McCullers's first published story written when she was only seventeen about a musical prodigy who suddenly realizes she will not go on to become a great pianist. The Ballad of the Sad Café is a brilliant study of love and longing from one of the South's finest writers.

Carson McCullers (1917-1967) was the author of numerous works of fiction and nonfiction, including The Heart is a Lonely Hunter, The Member of the Wedding, Reflections in a Golden Eye, and Clock Without Hands. Born in Columbus, Georgia, on February 19, 1917, she became a promising pianist and enrolled in the Juilliard School of Music i...
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Title:The Ballad of the Sad CaféFormat:Audio Book (CD)Dimensions:5.5 × 6.5 × 0.63 inPublished:May 27, 2014Publisher:Brilliance AudioLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1491528729

ISBN - 13:9781491528723

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