[a Novel]DAISY - 2010
When an obscure series of children's books, become world famous, millions of readers debate the significance of that enigmatic last line and of the shadowy figure, Mr. Toppit. The author, Arthur Hayman, an unsuccessful screenwriter mown down by a concrete truck, never reaps the benefits of the books' success. The legacy passes to his widow and children, but others want their share. An overweight stranger from California who comforted Arthur as he lay dying and has a mysterious agenda of her own that will change all their lives, for buried deep in the books lie secrets that threaten to be revealed as the family begins to crumble under the heavy burden of their inheritance.
Publisher: [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audio, 2010.
Branch Call Number: TBMP3 FICTION ELT
Characteristics: 1 sound disc (10.5 hrs.)
Alternative Title: Mister Toppit [talking book MP3]