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Author Lyndsey, Anna.

Title Girl in the dark [sound recording] : a memoir / Anna Lyndsey.

Imprint [New York] : Random House Audio, p2015.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Audiobook CD    92 Lyndsey,A LYN    Available
Description 6 sound discs (420 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 070000
Note Unabridged.
Compact discs.
Subtitle from container.
Performer Read by Hannah Curtis.
Summary "Anna Lyndsey was young and ambitious and worked hard; she had just bought an apartment; she was falling in love. Then what started as a mild intolerance to certain kinds of artificial light developed into a severe sensitivity to all light. Now, at the worst times, Anna is forced to spend months on end in a blacked-out room, where she loses herself in audiobooks and elaborate word games in an attempt to ward off despair. During periods of relative remission, she can venture out cautiously at dawn and dusk into a world that, from the perspective of her cloistered existence, is filled with a remarkable beauty. And through it all there is Pete, her love and her rock, without whom her loneliness seems boundless. One day Anna had an ordinary life, and then the unthinkable happened. But even impossible lives, she learns, endure"--Container insert.
Subject Lyndsey, Anna -- Health.
Photosensitivity disorders -- Patients -- England -- Biography.
Skin -- Inflammation -- Patients -- England -- Biography.
Genre/Form Audiobooks
Added Author Curtis, Hannah
ISBN 9781101890004
Standard No. 9781101890004

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