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The Resource The girl who fell from the sky : a novel, Heidi W. Durrow, (electronic resource)

The girl who fell from the sky : a novel, Heidi W. Durrow, (electronic resource)

Label
The girl who fell from the sky : a novel
Title
The girl who fell from the sky
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Heidi W. Durrow
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The daughter of a Danish immigrant and a black G.I., Rachel survives a family tragedy only to face new challenges. Sent to live with her strict African-American grandmother in a racially divided northwest city, she must suppress her grief and reinvent herself in a mostly black community. A beauty with light brown skin and blue eyes, she attracts much attention in her new home. The world wants to see her as either black or white, but that's not how she sees herself
Summary
After a family tragedy orphans her, Rachel, the daughter of a Danish mother and a black G.I., moves into her grandmother's mostly black community in the 1980s, where she must swallow her grief and confront her identity as a biracial woman in a world thatwants to see her as either black or white
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Audio
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice: Audio for Adults
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10038545
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Characteristic
sound
Dewey number
813/.6
LC call number
PS3604.U757
LC item number
G57 2010ab
PerformerNote
Read by Karen Murray, Emily Bauer and Kathleen McInerney
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The girl who fell from the sky : a novel, Heidi W. Durrow, (electronic resource)
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=166BB3D4-10C9-4AE3-9C32-C9C7135F3D32
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 6:57:07
  • Previously released on compact disc in 2009
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598879377
Isbn Type
(sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
Other control number
9781598879230
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Stock number
166BB3D4-10C9-4AE3-9C32-C9C7135F3D32
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o556240801
  • (OCoLC)556240801
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 99936 KB; MP3 file size: 195735 KB)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The girl who fell from the sky : a novel, Heidi W. Durrow, (electronic resource)
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=166BB3D4-10C9-4AE3-9C32-C9C7135F3D32
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 6:57:07
  • Previously released on compact disc in 2009
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598879377
Isbn Type
(sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
Other control number
9781598879230
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Stock number
166BB3D4-10C9-4AE3-9C32-C9C7135F3D32
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o556240801
  • (OCoLC)556240801
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 99936 KB; MP3 file size: 195735 KB)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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