The Resource Digging to America, by Anne Tyler ; read by Blair Brown, (sound recording)

Digging to America, by Anne Tyler ; read by Blair Brown, (sound recording)

Label
Digging to America
Title
Digging to America
Statement of responsibility
by Anne Tyler ; read by Blair Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A chance encounter between two families--the Donaldsons, and the Iranian-born Yasdans--at the Baltimore airport, as both couples await the arrival of an adopted daughter from Korea, prompts an examination about what it means to be an American while the lives of the two families intertwine over the years
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Character
Audio
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10068321
Cataloging source
NNPL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tyler, Anne
Dewey number
813.54
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
840
PerformerNote
Read by Blair Brown
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Americanization
  • International adoption
  • Belonging
  • Interethnic friendship
  • Interracial adoption
  • Interracial families
  • Interethnic families
  • Family traditions
  • Reunions
  • Interethnic relations
  • Race relations
  • Culture conflict
  • Independence in women
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Baltimore, Maryland
Target audience
adult
Label
Digging to America, by Anne Tyler ; read by Blair Brown, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Random House Audiobooks RHCD 934
  • 7 compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 sound discs (ca. 8 hrs., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
unknown
Isbn
9780739333105
Kind of cutting
unknown
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
unknown
Kind of material
unknown
Other physical details
digital, stereo.
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
unknown
System control number
(Sirsi) a399208
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Digging to America, by Anne Tyler ; read by Blair Brown, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Random House Audiobooks RHCD 934
  • 7 compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 sound discs (ca. 8 hrs., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
unknown
Isbn
9780739333105
Kind of cutting
unknown
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
unknown
Kind of material
unknown
Other physical details
digital, stereo.
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
unknown
System control number
(Sirsi) a399208
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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