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Author Sohn, Amy, 1973-

Title Prospect Park West: a novel [Hoopla electronic resource] / Amy Sohn.

Edition Unabridged.
Imprint [United States] : Tantor Audio : Made available through hoopla, 2009.
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Description 1 online resource (1 audio file (13hr., 30 min.)) : digital.
Access Digital content provided by hoopla.
Cast Read by Kate Reading.
Summary Brooklyn's famed neighborhood of Park Slope has it all: the sprawling, majestic Prospect Park; acclaimed public schools; historic brownstones; and progressive values. The more upwardly mobile New Yorkers discover its virtues, the more that claiming a stake in Park Slope becomes a competitive sport.In the park, the coffee shops, and the playgrounds of the neighborhood, four women's lives collide one long, hot Brooklyn summer. Melora Leigh, a two-time Oscar-winning actress, frustrated with her career and the pressures of raising her adoptive toddler, feels the seductive pull of kleptomania; Rebecca Rose, missing the robust sex life of her pre-motherhood days, begins a dangerous flirtation with a handsome local celebrity; Lizzie O'Donnell, a former lesbian (or "hasbian"), wonders why she is still drawn to women in spite of her sexy husband and adorable son; and Karen Bryan Shapiro finds herself split between two powerful obsessions: her four-year-old son's well-being and snagging the ultimate three-bedroom apartment in a well-maintained P.S. 321-zoned co-op building. As the women's paths intertwine (and sometimes crash), each must struggle to keep her man, her sanity, and her play dates.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Social classes -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction. -- Sound recordings.
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction.
Added Author Reading, Kate.
hoopla digital.
ISBN 9781400193462 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
140019346X (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Music No. MWT10755937
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