The Cement Garden

The Cement Garden

Pre-loaded Audiobook - 2008
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When their parents die, 14-year-old Jack and his three siblings are left alone in the family house. They are free to live however they choose, but without parental guidance, they descend into a nightmarish world of depravity. Facing an uncertain future, they preserve a terrible secret that could shatter their existence.
Published: [Solon, Ohio] : Playaway Digital Audio ; Prince Frederick, MD : [distributed exclusively by] Recorded Books, LLC : [manufactured by] Findaway World, LLC, [released 2008], c2008.
Edition: Unabridged.
ISBN: 9781436115391
Branch Call Number: PLAYAWAY F MACE
Characteristics: 1 sound media player (5 hr.) :,digital ;,3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Additional Contributors: Crossley, Steven


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librarylizzard Jul 17, 2013

Such a strange, haunting tale. Three siblings have to fend for themselves after they decide NOT to reveal the death of both their parents. The oldest is still in her mid-teens, and so chaos ensues as you might expect. Far from being a comedy, though, this book is full of dark humor and a fresh look at the triumphs and pitfalls of family relationships.


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