The Resource The wife : a novel, Meg Wolitzer, (electronic resource)

The wife : a novel, Meg Wolitzer, (electronic resource)

Label
The wife : a novel
Title
The wife
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Meg Wolitzer
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Meg Wolitzer brings her characteristic wit and intelligence to a provocative story about the evolution of a marriage, the nature of partnership, the question of a male or female sensibility, and the place for an ambitious woman in a man's world. The moment Joan Castleman decides to leave her husband, they are thirty-five thousand feet above the ocean on a flight to Helsinki. Joan's husband Joseph is one of America's preeminent novelists, about to receive a prestigious international award, and Joan, who has spent forty years subjugating her own literary talents to fan the flames of his career, has finally decided to stop. From this gripping opening, Meg Wolitzer flashes back to Smith College and Greenwich Village in the 1950s and follows the course of the marriage that has brought the couple to this breaking point-one that results in a shocking revelation. With her skillful storytelling and pitch-perfect observations, Wolitzer has crafted a wise and candid look at the choices all men and women make-in marriage, work, and life
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Wolitzer, Meg
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Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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Read by Dawn Harvey
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  • Harvey, Dawn
  • hoopla digital
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  • Authors' spouses
  • Authorship
  • Fiction
  • Married women
  • Novelists
Target audience
adult
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Label
The wife : a novel, Meg Wolitzer, (electronic resource)
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MWT11346951
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Edition
Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (8hr., 09 min.))
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unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781504603188
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11346951
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11346951
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
The wife : a novel, Meg Wolitzer, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11346951
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (8hr., 09 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781504603188
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
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11346951
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11346951
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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