Extremely Loud & Incredibly CloseAudiobook CD - 2005
Nine-year-old Oskar Schell is a precocious Francophile who idolizes Stephen Hawking and plays the tambourine extremely well. He's also a boy struggling to come to terms with his father's death in the World Trade Center attacks. As he searches New York City for the lock that fits a mysterious key he left behind, Oskar discovers much more than he could have imagined.
Publisher: Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books, p2005
Characteristics: 10 sound discs (11 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Alternative Title: Extremely loud and incredibly close