Dark Dude

Dark Dude

Downloadable Audiobook - 2008
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From the Pulitzer Prize-winner Oscar Hijuelos comes a novel about identity, circumstance, and a way in which we all struggle to accept our true selves. In gritty, clear prose, Dark Dude captures New York City in the 1960s-violent, decaying, slouching away from the American dream-and brings to life a character who has no choice but to head out west in search of something better. But, when Rico and his ex-druggie friend arrive in Wisconsin, they discover that picket-fenced apple-pie people can be just as violent and judgmental as the neighbors they left behind. No longer an outsider by appearances, Rico is forced to swallow an uncomfortable truth: he is still an outsider.
Publisher: [United States] :, Blackstone Audio, Incorporated :, Made available through hoopla,, 2008.
Edition: Unabridged.
ISBN: 9781433251146
Branch Call Number: eAudiobook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 32 min.)) :,digital.
data file, rda
digital, Digital recording
Additional Contributors: DurÇı, Armando
Alternative Title: hoopla (Digital media service)

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