The Resource A curse dark as gold, Elizabeth C. Bunce, (eaudio)

A curse dark as gold, Elizabeth C. Bunce, (eaudio)

Label
A curse dark as gold
Title
A curse dark as gold
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth C. Bunce
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The gold thread promises Charlotte Miller a chance to save her family's beloved woolen mill. It promises a future for her sister, jobs for her townsfolk, security against her grasping uncle -- maybe even true love. To get the thread, Charlotte must strike a bargain with its maker, the mysterious Jack Spinner. But the gleam of gold conjures a shadowy past -- secrets ensnaring generations of Millers. And Charlotte's mill, her family, her love -- what do those matter to a stranger who can spin straw into gold? This is an award-winning and wholly original retelling of "Rumplestiltskin." As if it were a roving of wool! Rosie and I stood there and watched him, moment by moment, as the spindle bobbed and twirled. Something pulled out from the brown straw and through his knobby fingers, and where it shoudl have gone onto the spindle, the finest strands of gleaming gold threads appeared. Round and round the spindle went, and the gleaming of gold turned with it. I don't know how long we watched it, turning and turning, flashing gold with every revolution. I could not take my eyes away
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bunce, Elizabeth C.
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Charlotte Parry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Parry, Charlotte
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blessing and cursing
  • Mills and mill-work
  • Orphans
  • Sisters
  • Uncles
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A curse dark as gold, Elizabeth C. Bunce, (eaudio)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
hoopla date: 01/09/2013, 01/09/2013 to 12/31/9999
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (12hr., 26 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780545285384
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10051306
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
10051306
System control number
MWT10051306
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A curse dark as gold, Elizabeth C. Bunce, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Note
hoopla date: 01/09/2013, 01/09/2013 to 12/31/9999
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (12hr., 26 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780545285384
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10051306
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
10051306
System control number
MWT10051306
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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