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Bliss, Remembered

(2010)
A novel by

 

"One of our country's best writers period."
Ron Rash


With Bliss, Remembered, the celebrated Frank Deford has produced a work of literature that ranks with the best of his many novels, including Everybody's All American, which Sports Illustrated ranked as one of the 25 best sports books of all time. In Bliss, Remembered, Deford explores new territory as he tells two love stories from the perspective of a beautiful should-have-been Olympic champion named Sydney Stringfellow.

At the 1936 Berlin Olympics, Sydney begins an intense love affair with a German, but the affair abruptly ends when political forces tear them apart. Back in the US, Sydney-daring, vulnerable, and memorable-is left healing her broken heart when a striking American begins to pursue her. In Deford's tender novel, the simplicity and honesty of choices of the heart clash with a brutal time-a time when choices seemed so dire in the enveloping shadows of a changing world.

 
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Used availability for Frank Deford's Bliss, Remembered


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Hardback Editions

November 2010 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Bliss, Remembered
Author(s): Frank Deford
ISBN: 1-4104-3153-3 / 978-1-4104-3153-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Pr
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

July 2010 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Bliss, Remembered
Author(s): Frank Deford
ISBN: 1-59020-359-3 / 978-1-59020-359-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Overlook Books
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

July 2011 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Bliss, Remembered: A Novel
Author(s): Frank Deford
ISBN: 1-59020-642-8 / 978-1-59020-642-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: The Overlook Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

April 2011 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: Bliss, Remembered
Author(s): Frank Deford
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Availability: Amazon   

April 2011 : USA Audio Cassette
thumbTitle: Bliss, Remembered
Author(s): Frank Deford
ISBN: 1-4417-7960-4 / 978-1-4417-7960-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

April 2011 : USA Audio CD
thumbTitle: Bliss, Remembered
Author(s): Frank Deford
ISBN: 1-4417-7961-2 / 978-1-4417-7961-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

April 2011 : USA Audio CD
thumbTitle: Bliss, Remembered
Author(s): Frank Deford
ISBN: 1-4417-7962-0 / 978-1-4417-7962-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

April 2011 : USA MP3 CD
thumbTitle: Bliss, Remembered
Author(s): Frank Deford
ISBN: 1-4417-7963-9 / 978-1-4417-7963-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

July 2011 : Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Bliss, Remembered: A Novel
Author(s): Frank Deford
Publisher: The Overlook Press
Availability: Amazon CA   


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