Searching For Caleb
Anne Tyler

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Narrated By: Amy Finegan

Duration: 11 hours and 38 minutes

What to expect

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The audio edition of Searching for Caleb by Anne Tyler.

Ranging from the ragtime era to small-town America in the seventies, Searching for Caleb is a moving quest for a family's deepest roots - and a haunting story of growing up and breaking away, acceptance and rebellion.

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Genre

Modern and contemporary fiction, Family life fiction

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