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A Summons to Memphis

Peter Taylor

Born in 1917, Tennessee author Peter Taylor won the Pulitzer Prize for this exceptional work of literature. The New York Times Book Review calls this “a beautiful ironic novel,” and Kirkus Reviews hails it as “every inch the classic.” The well-to-do Carver family moves to Memphis from Nashville, where they become embroiled in a domestic dispute over the widower patriarch’s decision to remarry.

Born in 1917, Tennessee author Peter Taylor won the Pulitzer Prize for this exceptional work of literature. The New York Times Book Review calls this “a beautiful ironic novel,” and Kirkus Reviews hails it as “every inch the classic.” The well-to-do Carver family moves to Memphis from Nashville, where they become embroiled in a domestic dispute over the widower patriarch’s decision to remarry.
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

Born in 1917, Tennessee author Peter Taylor won the Pulitzer Prize for this exceptional work of literature. The New York Times Book Review calls this “a beautiful ironic novel,” and Kirkus Reviews hails it as “every inch the classic.” The well-to-do Carver family moves to Memphis from Nashville, where they become embroiled in a domestic dispute over the widower patriarch’s decision to remarry.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Boyd Gaines

Length:

6h 46m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

01:35


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

38:18


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

53:56


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

32:03


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

30:29


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

48:18


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

41:00


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

44:23


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

07:53


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

17:51


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

35:28


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

42:26


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

10:02


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

02:31