Goodnight, Texas by William J. Cobb audiobook

Goodnight, Texas

By William J. Cobb
Read by Jonathan Davis

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9.40 Hours 1
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William J. Cobb's Book Sense 2006 Pick showcases a fishing town on the Gulf Coast of Texas. Goodnight is slowly being swallowed by an increasingly lifeless sea. Shrimpers and fishermen, with nothing to catch, watch their vessels rot in the stagnant brine. And then a gigantic sea creature, long believed extinct, washes ashore. But during the struggle to profit from this find, a menacing hurricane looms offshore. "Superbly written, dark and amusing ."-Library Journal, starred review ". a not-to-be-missed story of remarkable beauty and power."-Book Page

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William J. Cobb's Book Sense 2006 Pick showcases a fishing town on the Gulf Coast of Texas. Goodnight is slowly being swallowed by an increasingly lifeless sea. Shrimpers and fishermen, with nothing to catch, watch their vessels rot in the stagnant brine. And then a gigantic sea creature, long believed extinct, washes ashore. But during the struggle to profit from this find, a menacing hurricane looms offshore. "Superbly written, dark and amusing ."-Library Journal, starred review ". a not-to-be-missed story of remarkable beauty and power."-Book Page

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Author Bio: William J. Cobb

Author Bio: William J. Cobb

William J. Cobb is the author a book of stories, The White Tattoo, and several novels, including the critically acclaimed Goodnight, Texas. His short fiction has appeared in the New Yorker and many other magazines. He has received numerous awards, including a National Endowment for the Arts Grant, a Dobie-Paisano Fellowship, the Sandstone Prize, and an Association of Writers and Writing Programs Award for the Novel.

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Available Formats : CD
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 9.40
Audience: Adult
Language: English