The Resource The god of animals

The god of animals

Label
The god of animals
Title
The god of animals
Statement of responsibility
Aryn Kyle
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Language
eng
Summary
From an award-winning and talented young novelist comes one of the most exciting fiction debuts in years: a breathtaking and beautiful novel set on a horse ranch in small-town Colorado. When her older sister runs away to marry a rodeo cowboy, Alice Winston is left to bear the brunt of her family's troubles -- a depressed, bedridden mother; a reticent, overworked father; and a run-down horse ranch. As the hottest summer in fifteen years unfolds and bills pile up, Alice is torn between dreams of escaping the loneliness of her duty-filled life and a longing to help her father mend their family and the ranch. To make ends meet, the Winstons board the pampered horses of rich neighbors, and for the first time Alice confronts the power and security that class and wealth provide. As her family and their well-being become intertwined with the lives of their clients, Alice is drawn into an adult world of secrets and hard truths, and soon discovers that people -- including herself -- can be cruel, can lie and cheat, and every once in a while, can do something heartbreaking and selfless. Ultimately, Alice and her family must weather a devastating betrayal and a shocking, violent series of events that will test their love and prove the power of forgiveness. A wise and astonishing novel about the different guises of love and the often-steep tolls on the road to adulthood, The God of Animals is a haunting, unforgettable debut
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Summary
When her older sister runs away to marry a rodeo cowboy, Alice Winston is left to bear the brunt of her family's troubles -- a depressed, bed-ridden mother, a reticent, overworked father, and a rundown horse ranch. As the hottest summer in fifteen years unfolds and bills pile up, Alice is torn between dreams of escaping the loneliness of her duty-filled life and a longing to help her father mend their family and the ranch ..
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Audio
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10136184
Cataloging source
Midwest
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hoopla (Digital media service)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kyle, Aryn
Dewey number
813/.6
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not applicable
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Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Lily Rabe
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Rabe, Lily
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True
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  • Ranches
  • Colorado
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
The god of animals
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Instantiates
Publication
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unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
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  • other
  • online resource
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  • sz
  • cr
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  • rdacarrier.
  • rdacarrier.
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not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT11518086
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Abridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 28 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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Isbn
9780743561556
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not applicable
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unknown
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  • audio
  • computer
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  • rdamedia.
  • rdamedia.
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  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11518086
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unknown
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11518086
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The god of animals
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • other
  • online resource
Carrier category code
  • sz
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier.
  • rdacarrier.
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT11518086
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Abridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 28 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780743561556
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia.
  • rdamedia.
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11518086
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11518086
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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