American Housewife

American Housewife


Audiobook CD - 2016
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A sharp, funny, delightfully unhinged collection of stories set in the dark world of domesticity, American housewife features murderous ladies who lunch, celebrity treasure hunters, and the best bra fitter south of the Mason Dixon line.
Publisher: Westminster, Md. : Books on Tape, [2016]
Copyright Date: ℗2016
ISBN: 9780735209527
Branch Call Number: CD FIC ELLIS
Characteristics: 3 audio discs (approximately 4 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
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