Chances Are . . .: A novel Audiobook (Free)
From your Pulitzer Prize-winning writer of Empire Falls comes a new revelation: a riveting story about the abiding yet complex power of friendship.
One beautiful Sept day, three males convene about Martha’s Vineyard, friends ever since conference in college circa the sixties. They couldn’t have been more different then, or even today–Lincoln’s a industrial property broker, Teddy a tiny-press publisher, and Mickey a musician beyond his rockin’ age group. But each man holds his personal secrets, in about Chances Are .: A novel addition to the monumental secret that none of these has ever stopped puzzling over since a Memorial Time weekend the following in the Vineyard in 1971: the disappearance of the woman each of them loved–Jacy Calloway. Right now, more than forty years later on, as this brand-new weekend unfolds, three lives are shown in their entirety while the distant past confounds the present such as a relentless squall of surprise and breakthrough. Shot through with Russo’s brand comedy and humanity, IT’S LIKELY THAT . . . also introduces a new degree of suspense and menace which will quicken the reader’s heartbeat throughout this absorbing saga of how friendship’s bonds are just mainly because constricting and rewarding simply because those of family or any additional community.
For both longtime supporters and lucky newcomers, Chances Are . . . can be a stunning demo of a highly acclaimed writer deepening and expanding his remarkable accomplishment.