• A Slipping-Down Life

  • By: Anne Tyler
  • Narrated by: Deborah McBride
  • Length: 5 hrs and 40 mins
  • 3.6 out of 5 stars (5 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Evie Decker is a shy, slightly plump teenager with a distant father and hours and hours of silence to fill. Then one night she hears local rock singer Drumstrings Casey on the radio - and becomes instantly attracted to his cool, motionless voice. Evie learns that Drumstrings frequently plays at a dingy roadhouse called The Unicorn. So she goes there and, with an uncharacteristically bold gesture, bursts out of her lonely shell - and into the attentive gaze of an intangible man who becomes all too real....

©1969, 1970, 1998 Anne Tyler Modarressi (P)2020 Recorded Books

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