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Eileen

Eileen

Moshfegh, Ottessa, author; Bresnahan, Alyssa, narrator

The Christmas season offers little cheer for Eileen Dunlop, an unassuming yet disturbed young woman trapped between her role as her alcoholic father's carer in his squalid home and her day job as a secretary at the boys' prison, filled with its own quotidian horrors. Consumed by resentment and self-loathing, Eileen tempers her dreary days with perverse fantasies and dreams of escaping to the big city. In the meantime, she fills her nights and weekends with shoplifting, stalking a handsome prison guard named Randy, and cleaning up her increasingly deranged father's messes. When the beautiful, charismatic Rebecca Saint John arrives on the scene as the new counsellor at the prison, Eileen is enchanted and unable to resist what appears to be a miraculously budding friendship

Playaway, Electronic resource, Audiobook. English. Audiobooks. General. Psychological fiction.
Published Rearsby: Clipper Audiobooks, 2017
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    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    187016156 Thriller ADB Adult Fiction Available

Details

Statement of responsibility: Ottessa Moshfegh
ISBN: 1510061045, 9781510061040
Note: Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player.
Performers: Narrated by Alyssa Bresnahan.
Physical Description: 1 pre-recorded MP3 player (8 hrs, 45 mins.) : digital, MP3 file + 1 set of earphones + 2 AAA batteries
Publisher Number: D5206