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Celestial Navigation

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Penguin presents the audio edition of Celestial Navigation by Anne Tyler. 

Jeremy is a childlike, painfully shy bachelor who has never left home. He lives on the third floor of his mother's boardinghouse and spends his days cutting up coloured paper to make mosaic sculptures - until the day his mother dies and the beautiful Mary Tell arrives to turn his world upside down.

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Amateur Marriage and Digging to America.

©2019 Anne Tyler (P)2019 Penguin Audio

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"Tyler is not merely good, she is wickedly good." (John Updike)

"I love Anne Tyler." (Anita Brookner) 

"Her fiction has strength of vision, originality, freshness, unconquerable humour." (Eudora Welty) 

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Audio version...quite a strange and ultimately dull story. And the ending seemed rushed. Wasn't impressed.