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The Resource Astonish me : [a novel], Maggie Shipstead, (sound recording)

Astonish me : [a novel], Maggie Shipstead, (sound recording)

Label
Astonish me : [a novel]
Title
Astonish me
Title remainder
[a novel]
Statement of responsibility
Maggie Shipstead
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Joan is a ballerina whose life has been shaped by her relationship with the world-famous dancer Arslan Ruskov, whom she helps defect from the Soviet Union to the United States. While Arslan's career takes off, Joan's slowly declines, ending when she marries her longtime admirer, PhD student Jacob. As the years pass, Joan settles into her new life in California and watches her son Harry become a ballet prodigy. But when Harry's success brings him in contact with Arslan, secrets are revealed
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Shipstead, Maggie
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
  • PS3619.H586
  • PS3619.H586
LC item number
  • A88 2014ab
  • A88 2014ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Rebecca Lowman
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Lowman, Rebecca
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  • Ballerinas
  • Secrecy
  • Defectors
  • Gifted persons
  • Russians
  • Mothers and sons
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Astonish me : [a novel], Maggie Shipstead, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
  • Distributor and/or edition may vary
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
sky259347000
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
8 sound discs (10 hours)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780804165617
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
RHA 4398
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Astonish me : [a novel], Maggie Shipstead, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
  • Distributor and/or edition may vary
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
sky259347000
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
8 sound discs (10 hours)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780804165617
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
RHA 4398
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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