Lincoln in the bardo : a novel
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New York : Random House Audio ;, [2017].
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Published
New York : Random House Audio ;, [2017].
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6 audio discs (7 hr., 30 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
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Read by Nick Offerman, David Sedaris and George Saunders, with a full cast that includes Carrie Brownstein, Don Cheadle, Kat Dennings, Lena Dunham, Bill Hader, Miranda July, Mary Karr, Keegan-Michael Key, Julianne Moore, Megan Mullally, Mike O'Brien, Susan Sarandon, Ben Stiller, Jeffrey Tambor, Jeff Tweedy, Bradley Whitford, Patrick Wilson, and Rainn Wilson.
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February 1862. The Civil War is less than one year old. The fighting has begun in earnest, and the nation has begun to realize it is in for a long, bloody struggle. Meanwhile, President Lincoln's beloved eleven-year-old son, Willie, lies upstairs in the White House, gravely ill. In a matter of days, despite predictions of a recovery, Willie dies and is laid to rest in a Georgetown cemetery. Newspapers report that a grief-stricken Lincoln returned to the crypt several times alone to hold his boy's body. Willie Lincoln finds himself in a strange purgatory, where ghosts mingle, gripe, commiserate, quarrel, and enact bizarre acts of penance. Within this transitional state, called, in the Tibetan tradition, the bardo, a monumental struggle erupts over young Willie's soul.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Saunders, G., Offerman, N., Sedaris, D., Brownstein, C., Cheadle, D., Dennings, K., Dunham, L., Hader, B., July, M., Key, K., Moore, J., Mullally, M., O'Brien, M., Sarandon, S., Stiller, B., Tambor, J., Tweedy, J., Whitford, B., Wilson, P., & Wilson, R. (2017). Lincoln in the bardo: a novel (Unabridged.). Random House Audio ;.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

George Saunders et al.. 2017. Lincoln in the Bardo: A Novel. Random House Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

George Saunders et al.. Lincoln in the Bardo: A Novel Random House Audio, 2017.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Saunders, George, et al. Lincoln in the Bardo: A Novel Unabridged., Random House Audio ;, 2017.

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