The Resource Love and other consolation prizes : a novel, Jamie Ford., (eaudio)

Love and other consolation prizes : a novel, Jamie Ford., (eaudio)

Label
Love and other consolation prizes : a novel
Title
Love and other consolation prizes
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jamie Ford.
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Inspired by a true story, this is the unforgettable story of a young boy named Ernest, set during the 1909 Seattle world's fair called the Alaska Yukon Pacific Expo. It is a time when the magical wonders of technology on display at the expo future seems limitless. But for Ernest, a half-Chinese orphan who found his way to America through a last desperate act of his beloved mother, every door is closed. A charity student at a boarding school, he has never really had a place to call home. Then one day, his wealthy sponsor announces that if a home is what he wants, then that is what he will have: Ernest will be offered as a prize in the daily raffle at the fair, advertised as "Healthy boy to a good home for the winning ticket holder." The woman who "wins" him is the madam of a notorious brothel who was famous for educating her girls. He becomes a houseboy in her brothel and is befriended by the daughter of the madam, as well as a Japanese girl who works in the kitchen. The friendship and love between these three form the first real family Ernest has ever known"--
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Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ford, Jamie
Dewey number
813.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3606.O737
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Emily Woo Zeller
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zeller, Emily Zoo
  • OverDrive, Inc
Series statement
Overdrive Audiobooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition
  • Families
  • Brothels
  • Friendship
  • Orphans
  • Raffles
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Love and other consolation prizes : a novel, Jamie Ford., (eaudio)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
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
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file)
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780525492597
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
4CC4FC14-5AE2-4D74-A82F-0C8789F50311
System control number
  • ocn985012908
  • (OCoLC)985012908
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Love and other consolation prizes : a novel, Jamie Ford., (eaudio)
Link
Publication
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
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file)
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780525492597
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
4CC4FC14-5AE2-4D74-A82F-0C8789F50311
System control number
  • ocn985012908
  • (OCoLC)985012908
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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