The Heaven & Earth Grocery Store
(Audiobook CD)

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New York, NY : Penguin Audio, [2023].
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9780593684146 (CMD), 0593684141 (CMD)


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New York, NY : Penguin Audio, [2023].
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10 audio discs (12 1/2 hr.) ; 4 3/4 in.
9780593684146 (CMD), 0593684141 (CMD)


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Read by Dominic Hoffman.
"In 1972, when workers in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, were digging the foundations for a new development, the last thing they expected to find was a skeleton at the bottom of a well. Who the skeleton was and how it got there were two of the long-held secretskept by the residents of Chicken Hill, the dilapidated neighborhood where immigrant Jews and African Americans lived side by side and shared ambitions and sorrows. Chicken Hill was where Moshe and Chona Ludlow lived when Moshe integrated his theater andwhere Chona ran the Heaven & Earth Grocery Store. When the state came looking for a deaf boy to institutionalize him, it was Chona and Nate Timblin, the Black janitor at Moshe's theater and the unofficial leader of the Black community on Chicken Hill, whoworked together to keep the boy safe. As these characters' stories overlap and deepen, it becomes clear how much the people who live on the margins of white, Christian America struggle and what they must do to survive. When the truth is finally revealedabout what happened on Chicken Hill and the part the town's white establishment played in it, McBride shows us that even in dark times, it is love and community--heaven and earth--that sustain us"--,Provided by publisher.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

McBride, J., & Hoffman, D. (2023). The Heaven & Earth Grocery Store (Unabridged.). Penguin Audio.

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

McBride, James, 1957- and Dominic, Hoffman. 2023. The Heaven & Earth Grocery Store. Penguin Audio.

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

McBride, James, 1957- and Dominic, Hoffman. The Heaven & Earth Grocery Store Penguin Audio, 2023.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

McBride, James, and Dominic Hoffman. The Heaven & Earth Grocery Store Unabridged., Penguin Audio, 2023.

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