Where'd you go, Bernadette a novel

by Semple, Maria.

Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook 2012 2012
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Summary
Bernadette Fox is notorious. To her Microsoft-guru husband, she's a fearlessly opinionated partner; to fellow private-school mothers in Seattle, she's a disgrace; to design mavens, she's a revolutionary architect, and to 15-year-old Bee, she is a best friend and, simply, Mom. Then Bernadette disappears. It began when Bee aced her report card and claimed her promised reward: a family trip to Antarctica. But Bernadette's intensifying allergy to Seattle--and people in general--has made her so agoraphobic that a virtual assistant in India now runs her most basic errands. A trip to the end of the earth is problematic. To find her mother, Bee compiles email messages, official documents, secret correspondence--creating a compulsively readable and touching novel about misplaced genius and a mother and daughter's role in an absurd world.
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Subjects Women architects Fiction
Missing persons Fiction
Agoraphobia Fiction
Phobias Fiction
Secrecy Fiction
Mothers and daughters Fiction
Literature
Fiction
Humor (Fiction)
Seattle (Wash.) Fiction.
Antarctica Fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Humorous fiction.
Audiobooks.
Publisher Ashland :AudioGO,2012
Hachette Audio2012
Edition Unabridged.
Other Titles Where did you go, Bernadette
Contributors Wilhoite, Kathleen, 1964- narrator.
OverDrive, Inc.
Participants/Performers Read by Kathleen Wilhoite.
Language English
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Format: OverDrive WMA Audiobook
Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
Requires OverDrive Media Console 1.0 / 1.0 (Windows Mobile) or OverDrive Media Console 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
Awards Alex Award winner, 2013
Description 1 audio file : digital
ISBN 9781619691117
9781619691117
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