The Resource Circling the sun, Paula McLain, (sound recording)

Circling the sun, Paula McLain, (sound recording)

Label
Circling the sun
Title
Circling the sun
Statement of responsibility
Paula McLain
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Brought to Kenya from England as a child and then abandoned by her mother, Beryl is raised by both her father and the native Kipsigis tribe who share his estate. Her unconventional upbringing transforms Beryl into a bold young woman with a fierce love of all things wild and an inherent understanding of nature's delicate balance. But even the wild child must grow up, and when everything Beryl knows and trusts dissolves, she is catapulted into a string of disastrous relationships. Beryl forges her own path as a horse trainer, and her uncommon style attracts the eye of the Happy Valley set, a decadent, bohemian community of European expats who also live and love by their own set of rules. But it's the ruggedly charismatic Denys Finch Hatton who ultimately helps Beryl navigate the uncharted territory of her own heart. The intensity of their love reveals Beryl's truest self and her fate: to fly. Set against the majestic landscape of early-twentieth-century Africa, McLain's powerful tale reveals the extraordinary adventures of a woman before her time, the exhilaration of freedom and its cost, and the tenacity of the human spirit."--Container
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McLain, Paula
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
condensed score or piano conductor score
LC call number
PS3563.C383495
LC item number
C57 2015ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Katharine McEwan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McEwan, Katharine
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Markham, Beryl
  • Blixen, Karen
  • Finch Hatton, Denys George
  • English
  • Women
  • Horse trainers
  • Women air pilots
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Kenya
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Circling the sun, Paula McLain, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
10 audio discs (12 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307989901
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9780307989901
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
PRHA3635
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)898923102
  • 11244157
  • 5539101
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Circling the sun, Paula McLain, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
10 audio discs (12 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307989901
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9780307989901
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
PRHA3635
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)898923102
  • 11244157
  • 5539101
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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