The Resource Our souls at night : a novel, Kent Haruf

Our souls at night : a novel, Kent Haruf

Label
Our souls at night : a novel
Title
Our souls at night
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Kent Haruf
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A spare yet eloquent, bittersweet yet inspiring story of a man and a woman who, in advanced age, come together to wrestle with the events of their lives and their hopes for the imminent future. In the familiar setting of Holt, Colorado, home to all of Kent Haruf's inimitable fiction, Addie Moore pays an unexpected visit to a neighbor, Louis Waters. Her husband died years ago, as did his wife, and in such a small town they naturally have known of each other for decades; in fact, Addie was quite fond of Louis's wife. His daughter lives hours away in Colorado Springs, her son even farther away in Grand Junction, and Addie and Louis have long been living alone in houses now empty of family, the nights so terribly lonely, especially with no one to talk with
Summary
Addie Moore and Louis Waters, a widow and widower each living alone, forge a loving bond over their shared loneliness, provoking local gossip and the disapproval of their grown children in ways that are further complicated by an extended visit by a sad young grandchild
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
LibraryReads Favorites, 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10401385
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Characteristic
sound
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haruf, Kent
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Mark Bramhall
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bramhall, Mark
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Widowers
  • Grandparent and child
  • Loneliness
  • Memory
  • Colorado
Target audience
adult
Label
Our souls at night : a novel, Kent Haruf
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=365FC979-8446-4EAD-97A7-D6B0CFAE6C83
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
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.
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781101923467
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.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
365FC979-8446-4EAD-97A7-D6B0CFAE6C83
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o906026268
  • (OCoLC)906026268
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Our souls at night : a novel, Kent Haruf
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=365FC979-8446-4EAD-97A7-D6B0CFAE6C83
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
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.
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781101923467
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.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
365FC979-8446-4EAD-97A7-D6B0CFAE6C83
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o906026268
  • (OCoLC)906026268
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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