The Resource Us against you, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith, (sound recording)

Us against you, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith, (sound recording)

Label
Us against you
Title
Us against you
Statement of responsibility
Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Have you ever seen a town fall? Ours did. Have you ever seen a town rise? Ours did that, too. A small community tucked deep in the forest, Beartown is home to tough, hardworking people who don't expect life to be easy or fair. No matter how difficult times get, they've always been able to take pride in their local ice hockey team. So it's a cruel blow when they hear that Beartown ice hockey might soon be disbanded. What makes it worse is the obvious satisfaction that all the former Beartown players, who now play for a rival team in the neighboring town of Hed, take in that fact. As the tension mounts between the two adversaries, a newcomer arrives who gives Beartown hockey a surprising new coach and a chance at a comeback. Soon a team starts to take shape around Amat, the fastest player you'll ever see; Benji, the intense lone wolf; always dutiful and eager-to-please Bobo; and Vidar, a born-to-be-bad troublemaker. But bringing this team together proves to be a challenge as old bonds are broken, new ones are formed, and the town's enmity with Hed grows more and more acute. As the big game approaches, the not-so-innocent pranks and incidents between the communities pile up and their mutual contempt intensifies. By the time the last goal is scored, a resident of Beartown will be dead, and the people of both towns will be forced to wonder if, after everything, the game they love can ever return to something as simple and innocent as a field of ice, two nets, and two teams. Us against you
Cataloging source
MdPfRBL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1981-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Backman, Fredrik
Dewey number
839.73/8
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PT9877.12.A32
LC item number
V513 2018
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrated by Marin Ireland
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smith, Neil
  • Ireland, Marin
  • Simon & Schuster Audio (Firm)
  • Recorded Books, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hockey stories
  • FICTION / General
  • Fiction
  • Sweden
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Us against you, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith, (sound recording)
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • In container (17 cm.)
  • Title from container
  • Compact disc
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
11 sound discs (14 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781508251736
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
DD38502
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
rbcdDD38502
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Us against you, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith, (sound recording)
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • In container (17 cm.)
  • Title from container
  • Compact disc
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
11 sound discs (14 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781508251736
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
DD38502
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
rbcdDD38502
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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