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Children Playing Before a Statue of Hercules

2 hours


A must-have for the fans of the #1 bestselling author of Me Talk Pretty One Day, David Sedaris, a collection of his favorite short fiction from Flannery O'Connor to Tobias Wolff.

Children Playing Before a Statue of Hercules is a collection of short stories—some classic, others impending—selected and introduced by David Sedaris.

With this audiobook a careful listener can discover the truth about loneliness, betrayal, love and hope.

"Where the Door is Always Open and the Welcome Mat is Out" by Patricia Highsmith, read by Cherry Jones

"Bullet In the Brain" by Tobias Wolff read by Toby Wherry

"Gryphon" by Charles Baxter read by David Sedaris

"In the Cemetery Where Al Jolson Is Buried" by Amy Hempel read by Mary-Louise Parker

"Cosmopolitan" by Akhil Sharma read by the Author

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