The Painter

The Painter

Audiobook CD - 2014
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Jim Stegner has seen his share of violence and loss. Years ago he shot a man in a bar. His marriage disintegrated. In the wake of tragedy, Jim abandoned the art scene of Santa Fe to start fresh in the valleys of rural Colorado. Now he spends his days painting and fly-fishing, trying to find a way to live with the dark impulses that sometimes overtake him. But one afternoon, on a dirt road, Jim comes across a man beating a small horse, and a brutal encounter rips his quiet life wide open
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Random House Audio : Books on Tape, [2014]
Copyright Date: ℗2014
ISBN: 9780804190459
Branch Call Number: CD BOOK FIC Heller, P 2014
Characteristics: 9 sound discs (11 1/2 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Additional Contributors: Deakins, Mark


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ermp Feb 19, 2015

Definite 4 stars. Good story, great narration, just what you want in an audio book.

Dec 17, 2014

A comment from "hard to please" - I did not find this the least bit interesting, lots of 4 letter words I don't normally object to except excessive & repetitious. Not a fan of bodice ripper books, leave something to my imagination please. I just want interesting story line & quality writing. Dumped it fairly quickly.

Aug 21, 2014

The reader adds tremendously to this interesting and thought-provoking novel. Looking forward to reading (listening) to more of this author's work, and also to hearing more of this reader's work. He is awesome. In my opinion the cover of this book doesn't do the story justice and had I been the author I would have been disappointed with the effort considering the depth of the effort it must have taken to write this book!


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