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by | Read by Tavia Gilbert

Biography & Memoir • 7.5 hrs. • Unabridged • ©

Alternating between childhood reminiscences and present-day events, this engaging memoir of growing up in a small town evokes an OUR TOWN sensibility, which will leave listeners amused, sympathetic, and occasionally teary. When Kelly, a young mother of two small children, and her beloved, larger-than-life father are simultaneously diagnosed with cancer, listeners will quickly become involved with the events that follow. Tavia Gilbert's performance fully captures Corrigan's youthful exuberance, shock, and evolving maturity as she contends with doctors, chemotherapy, and the fear of leaving her children motherless and losing her father. Her father's boisterous energy and expansive can-do personality are also brought vividly to life. This performance will especially resonate with anyone who has ever experienced the ups and downs of a cancer diagnosis. M.H.N. 2009 Audies Finalist © AudioFile 2008, Portland, Maine [Published: JULY 2008]



Trade Ed. • Blackstone Audiobooks • 2008

CS ISBN 978-1433212734 $29.95 • Six cassettes

CD ISBN 978-1433212741 $29.95 • Seven CDs

DD ISBN multiple sources


Library Ed. • Blackstone Audiobooks • 2008

CS ISBN 978-1-4332-1271-0 $54.95 • Six cassettes

CD ISBN 978-1-4332-1272-7 $63.00 • Seven CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 978-1-4332-1275-8 $29.95 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN multiple sources

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