The Resource Radio Underground, Alison Littman., (ebook)

Radio Underground, Alison Littman., (ebook)

Label
Radio Underground
Title
Radio Underground
Statement of responsibility
Alison Littman.
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With swift, bold and powerful writing, debut author Alison Littman tells the story of a family ripped apart by revolution, illuminating a time when news, rock 'n' roll and underground journalism forever changed the lives of those living behind the Iron Curtain. After years of suffering under the communist regime in Cold War Hungary, Eszter Turj<U+00df>n-fanatical underground journalist-would sacrifice anything, and anyone, to see the government fall. When she manipulates news broadcasts on Radio Free Europe, she ignites a vicious revolution, commits a calamitous murder and is dragged away screaming to a secret underground prison. Her daughter Dora, then a teenager, cowers in her bedroom as the secret police arrest her mother. Haunted and hurt, Dora vows to work against everything Eszter believes in. But, it's not that simple. After nine years, Dora meets a strapping young fan of Radio Free Europe and is unwittingly drawn back into Eszter's circle. She finds her mother, driven mad by years of torture, is headed for death. On the brink of losing Eszter again, Dora must decide if she should risk her life to save the mother who discarded her-or leave it to fate.Radio Underground is a beautiful, relevant novel that explores the lengths and limits of love, family and the power of expression
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Littman, Alison
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Electronic books
  • Hungary
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Revolutions
  • Radio broadcasting
Target audience
adult
Label
Radio Underground, Alison Littman., (ebook)
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780996430630
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12310617
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12310617
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Radio Underground, Alison Littman., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780996430630
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12310617
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12310617
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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