The Resource Bowlaway : a novel, Elizabeth McCracken, (sound recording)

Bowlaway : a novel, Elizabeth McCracken, (sound recording)

Label
Bowlaway : a novel
Title
Bowlaway
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth McCracken
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the day she is discovered unconscious in a New England cemetery at the turn of the twentieth century'nothing but a bowling ball, a candlepin, and fifteen pounds of gold on her person'Bertha Truitt is an enigma to everyone in Salford, Massachusetts. She has no past to speak of, or at least none she is willing to reveal, and her mysterious origin scandalizes and intrigues the townspeople, as does her choice to marry and start a family with Leviticus Sprague, the doctor who revived her. But Bertha is plucky, tenacious, and entrepreneurial, and the bowling alley she opens quickly becomes Salford's most defining landmark'with Bertha its most notable resident. When Bertha dies in a freak accident, her past resurfaces in the form of a heretofore-unheard-of son, who arrives in Salford claiming he is heir apparent to Truitt Alleys. Soon it becomes clear that, even in her death, Bertha's defining spirit and the implications of her obfuscations live on, infecting and affecting future generations through inheritance battles, murky paternities, and hidden wills
Cataloging source
MdPfRBL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCracken, Elizabeth
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3563.C35248
LC item number
B69 2019
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrated by Kate Reading
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Reading, Kate
  • Blackstone Audio, Inc
  • Recorded Books, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bowling alleys
  • Families
  • FICTION / Historical / General
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Bowlaway : a novel, Elizabeth McCracken, (sound recording)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact disc
  • In container (17 cm.)
  • Title from container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
10 sound discs (13 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781982606916
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DD42128
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
rbcdDD42128
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Bowlaway : a novel, Elizabeth McCracken, (sound recording)
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact disc
  • In container (17 cm.)
  • Title from container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
10 sound discs (13 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781982606916
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DD42128
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
rbcdDD42128
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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