A Blackjack BargainerDownloadable Audiobook - 2014 | Unabridged
O. Henry was a prolific American short-story writer-a master of surprise endings-who wrote about the life of ordinary people in New York City. Here is "A Blackjack Bargainer," the story of the drunken Yancey Goree, a washed-up lawyer who has lost his money, possessions, property, and self-respect as a result of playing poker. After settling a feud, however, he manages to redeem himself by trading places with an old rival. Proceeds from sale of this title go to Reach Out and Read, an innovative literacy advocacy organization.
Publisher: [United States] : Blackstone Audio, Inc. : Made available through hoopla, 2014
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 audio file (39 min.)) : digital
Alternative Title: Spoken Freely presents : Going public--in shorts