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    • Although of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself

    • A Road Trip with David Foster Wallace
    • By: David Lipsky
    • Narrated by: Mike Chamberlain, Danny Campbell
    • Length: 10 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 18

    In David Lipsky's view, David Foster Wallace was the best young writer in America. Wallace's pieces for Harper's magazine in the '90s were, according to Lipsky, like hearing for the first time the brain voice of everybody I knew: Here was how we all talked, experienced, thought. It was like smelling the damp in the air, seeing the first flash from a storm a mile away. You knew something gigantic was coming.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Although of Course You End Up Missing Dave Wallace

    • By Anonymous User on 02-09-17

    Regular price: £23.79

    • The Art Fair

    • A Novel
    • By: David Lipsky
    • Narrated by: Steven Menasche
    • Length: 7 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      2 out of 5 stars 1
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    For two first-class years, Joan Freeley had it all: the perfect family, the best art dealer in Manhattan, and the admiration of famous friends. Her adoring husband and two handsome sons attended her first gallery show in matching khakis and blue blazers. "An Interesting Talent Makes Its Debut," declared the New York Times. Then, as if her success were nothing more than a booking error, Joan's life got downgraded. A brutal divorce led to paintings too bitter to sell and a career stuck firmly in coach.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Not for me

    • By Rose on 11-04-18

    Regular price: £19.39