The Resource Becoming Mrs. Lewis : the improbable love story of Joy Davidman and C.S. Lewis, Patti Callahan, (electronic resource)

Becoming Mrs. Lewis : the improbable love story of Joy Davidman and C.S. Lewis, Patti Callahan, (electronic resource)

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Becoming Mrs. Lewis : the improbable love story of Joy Davidman and C.S. Lewis
Title
Becoming Mrs. Lewis
Title remainder
the improbable love story of Joy Davidman and C.S. Lewis
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Patti Callahan
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eng
Summary
In a most improbable friendship, she found love. In a world where women were silenced, she found her voice. From New York Times bestselling author Patti Callahan comes an exquisite novel of Joy Davidman, the woman C. S. Lewis called "my whole world." When poet and writer Joy Davidman began writing letters to C. S. Lewis-known as Jack-she was looking for spiritual answers, not love. Love, after all, wasn't holding together her crumbling marriage. Everything about New Yorker Joy seemed ill-matched for an Oxford don and the beloved writer of Narnia, yet their minds bonded over their letters. Embarking on the adventure of her life, Joy traveled from America to England and back again, facing heartbreak and poverty, discovering friendship and faith, and against all odds, finding a love that even the threat of death couldn't destroy. In this masterful exploration of one of the greatest love stories of modern times, we meet a brilliant writer, a fiercely independent mother, and a passionate woman who changed the life of this respected author and inspired books that still enchant us and change us. Joy lived at a time when women weren't meant to have a voice-and yet her love for Jack gave them both voices they didn't know they had. At once a fascinating historical novel and a glimpse into a writer's life, Becoming Mrs. Lewis is above all a love story-a love of literature and ideas and a love between a husband and wife that, in the end, was not impossible at all
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technical information on music
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Midwest
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Henry, Patti Callahan
Dewey number
813/.6
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Lauren Woodward and Patti Callahan
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hoopla digital
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  • Davidman, Joy
  • Lewis, C. S.
  • Married people
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adult
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Becoming Mrs. Lewis : the improbable love story of Joy Davidman and C.S. Lewis, Patti Callahan, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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spoken word
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spw
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rdacontent
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MWT12159929
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (12hr., 39 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9780785218586
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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digital.
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MWT12159929
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sound
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12159929
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Label
Becoming Mrs. Lewis : the improbable love story of Joy Davidman and C.S. Lewis, Patti Callahan, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT12159929
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (12hr., 39 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780785218586
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT12159929
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
12159929
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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