Eclipse

Title Eclipse
Names Trumbo, Dalton.
Book Number DBC13027
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation The town of Shale City loosely based on Grand Junction, Colorado is the setting for this scathing examination of excess in the American West. The story traces the rise and fall of John Abbott, a wealthy businessman and town patriarch in the 1920s and 1930s. As a generous philanthropist, Abbott is heralded as a hero by the townspeople when times are good. But as the stock market crashes and the Great Depression hits, the town turns on Abbott when his fortunes fade. In this work of satirical fiction the author exposes the darker side of small-town life. Explicit descriptions of sex, and some strong language.
Narrator Moran, Tom.
Local Subject Historical Fiction - HIF
Adult Book - AD
Adult Fiction - AF
Audience Notes Contains descriptions of sex.
Contains strong language.
Male narrator.
LC Subject City and town life - Colorada - Fiction
Depressions - 1929 - Colorado - Fiction
Nineteen twenties - Fiction
Nineteen thirties - Ficgtion
Colorado - Fiction
Historical fiction
Downloadable books
Fiction
Talking books
Call Number 813.52 AFI
Language English
Released 2017
Publication Info Denver : Colorado Talking Book Library, 2017
Original Publication Recorded from: Echo Point paperback. [Brattleboro, VT] : ECHO POINT Books & MEDIA, 2017. 9781635610987
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