The Night Listener: A Novel by Armistead MaupinThe Night Listener: A Novel by Armistead Maupin

The Night Listener: A Novel

byArmistead Maupin

Paperback | September 18, 2001

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"I'm a fabulist by trade," warns Gabriel Noone, a late-night radio storyteller, as he begins to untangle the skeins of his tumultuous life: his crumbling ten-year love affair, his disaffection from his Southern father, his longtime weakness for ignoring reality. Gabriel's most sympathetic listener is Pete Lomax, a thirteen-year-old fan in Wisconsin whose own horrific past has left him wise and generous beyond his years. But when this virtual father-son relationship is rocked by doubt, a desperate search for the truth ensues. Welcome to the complex, vertiginous world of The Night Listener....

Armistead Maupin is the author of the bestselling Tales of the City series, of which Mary Ann in Autumn is the eighth book and which includes Tales of the City, More Tales of the City, Further Tales of the City, Babycakes, Significant Others, Sure of You, and Michael Tolliver Lives. Three television miniseries starring Olympia Dukakis ...
Title:The Night Listener: A NovelFormat:PaperbackDimensions:368 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.83 inPublished:September 18, 2001Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:006093090X

ISBN - 13:9780060930905


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