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Carol
(eAudiobook)

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[United States] : Blackstone Publishing, 2016.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (10hr., 37 min.)) : digital.
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A chance encounter between two lonely women leads to a passionate romance in this lesbian cult classic. Therese, a struggling young sales clerk, and Carol, a homemaker in the midst of a bitter divorce, abandon their oppressive daily routines for the freedom of the open road, where their love can blossom. But their newly discovered bliss is shattered when Carol is forced to choose between her child and her lover. Highsmith's sensitive treatment of fully realized characters who defy stereotypes about homosexuality marks a departure from previous lesbian pulp fiction. Erotic, eloquent, and suspenseful, this story offers an honest look at the necessity of being true to one's nature.The Price of Salt is the basis for the upcoming film Carol, starring Rooney Mara, Cate Blanchett, and Kyle Chandler, to be released December 18, 2015.

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eAudiobook
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Unabridged.
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English
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9781982471255, 1982471255

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Read by Cassandra Campbell.
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A chance encounter between two lonely women leads to a passionate romance in this lesbian cult classic. Therese, a struggling young sales clerk, and Carol, a homemaker in the midst of a bitter divorce, abandon their oppressive daily routines for the freedom of the open road, where their love can blossom. But their newly discovered bliss is shattered when Carol is forced to choose between her child and her lover. Highsmith's sensitive treatment of fully realized characters who defy stereotypes about homosexuality marks a departure from previous lesbian pulp fiction. Erotic, eloquent, and suspenseful, this story offers an honest look at the necessity of being true to one's nature.The Price of Salt is the basis for the upcoming film Carol, starring Rooney Mara, Cate Blanchett, and Kyle Chandler, to be released December 18, 2015.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Highsmith, P., & Campbell, C. (2016). Carol. Unabridged. [United States], Blackstone Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Highsmith, Patricia and Cassandra. Campbell. 2016. Carol. [United States], Blackstone Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Highsmith, Patricia and Cassandra. Campbell, Carol. [United States], Blackstone Publishing, 2016.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Highsmith, Patricia. and Cassandra Campbell. Carol. Unabridged. [United States], Blackstone Publishing, 2016.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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