The Resource My animals and other family, Clare Balding

My animals and other family, Clare Balding

Label
My animals and other family
Title
My animals and other family
Statement of responsibility
Clare Balding
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of My Animals and Other Family, Clare Balding's wildly funny and deeply moving childhood memoir, read brilliantly by the author herself.'I had spent most of my childhood thinking I was a dog, and I suspect I had aged in dog years. By the time I was ten I had discovered the pain of unbearable loss. I had felt joy and jealousy. Most important of all, I knew how to love and how to let myself be loved. All these things I learnt through animals. Horses and dogs were my family and my friends. This is their story as much as it is mine'Clare Balding grew up in a rather unusual household. As her father is a champion trainer, she shared her life with more than 100 thoroughbred racehorses, mares, foals and ponies, as well as an ever-present pack of boxers and lurchers. As a toddler she would happily ride the legendary Mill Reef and take breakfast with the Queen.She and her younger brother came very low down the pecking order. Left to their own devices, they had to learn life's toughest lessons through the animals, and through their adventures in the stables and the idyllic Hampshire Downs. From the protective Candy to the pot-bellied Valkyrie and the frisky Hattie, each horse and each dog had their own character and their own special part to play.The running family joke was that "women ain't people". Clare had to prove them wrong, to make her voice heard - but first she had to make sure she had something to say.My Animals and Other Family is a funny, brave, tender story of self-discovery
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Balding, Clare
PerformerNote
Narrator: Clare Balding
Label
My animals and other family, Clare Balding
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=1263934
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ODN0001263934
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (8 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780670922468
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia.
  • rdamedia.
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
5E8D9BDA-68DA-4C04-BAF4-8FAAF2C21C8E
System details
Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 254778 KB)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
My animals and other family, Clare Balding
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=1263934
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ODN0001263934
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (8 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780670922468
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia.
  • rdamedia.
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
5E8D9BDA-68DA-4C04-BAF4-8FAAF2C21C8E
System details
Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 254778 KB)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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