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The Tortilla Curtain

T.C. Boyle

PEN-Faulkner Award-winning author T. Coraghessan Boyle weaves together the stories of two families in Southern California - one affluent, the other destitute. As Boyle creates a counterpoint of personal needs, civic responsibility, and social custom, each family's quest for the American Dream fuels a deep fear and anger that ultimately lead to a perilous confrontation.

PEN-Faulkner Award-winning author T. Coraghessan Boyle weaves together the stories of two families in Southern California - one affluent, the other destitute. As Boyle creates a counterpoint of personal needs, civic responsibility, and social custom, each family's quest for the American Dream fuels a deep fear and anger that ultimately lead to a perilous confrontation.
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PEN-Faulkner Award-winning author T. Coraghessan Boyle weaves together the stories of two families in Southern California - one affluent, the other destitute. As Boyle creates a counterpoint of personal needs, civic responsibility, and social custom, each family's quest for the American Dream fuels a deep fear and anger that ultimately lead to a perilous confrontation.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Barbara Rosenblat

Length:

13h 33m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

33:01


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

35:13


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

44:07


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

37:50


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

38:47


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

40:34


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

50:39


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

51:10


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

48:13


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

41:59


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

27:28


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

37:39


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

09:32


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

32:53


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

22:48


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

43:24


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

25:24


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

26:35


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

24:36


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

29:30


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

28:17


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

25:44


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

37:52


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

19:04


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

01:14