A Story of Music
eAudio - unabridged
(0.02 hours)
Product Number: OB5649
Released: 28 Nov, 2012
Business Term: OBOU Purchase
ISBN: #9780241966396
Narrator(s): Jonathan Coe
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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Pentatonic, written and read by Jonathan Coe, is a daring and original story about family and memory, originally inspired by the accompanying music from Danny Manners.When a family celebrates the prize-giving day at their daughter's secondary school, thoughts turn to their own childhoods. The father remembers his living room piano recital, recorded on a well-worn cassette tape. The mother remembers her own father's war tragedy. As the father searches for the physical reminder of his past and the mother longs to forget her own, they confront the breakdown of their marriage in the present.In Pentatonic, Jonathan Coe movingly explores the memories that unite us and the experiences that drive us apart. This story is also available as a Penguin ebook.Text by Jonathan Coe Music by Danny Manners Produced by Ken Brake at Regal Lane Studios

Author(s): Jonathan Coe
Genre: Literature
Imprint: Penguin
Original Publish Date: 28 Nov, 2012

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