The Resource Sweet home alaska, Carole Estby Dagg., (eaudio)

Sweet home alaska, Carole Estby Dagg., (eaudio)

Label
Sweet home alaska
Title
Sweet home alaska
Statement of responsibility
Carole Estby Dagg.
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This exciting pioneering story, based on actual events, introduces readers to a fascinating chapter in American history, when FDR set up a New Deal colony in Alaska to give loans and land to families struggling during the Great Depression. Terpsichore can't wait to follow in Laura Ingalls Wilder's footsteps . . . now she just has to convince her mom. It's 1934, and times are tough for their family. To make a fresh start, Terpsichore's father signs up for President Roosevelt's Palmer Colony project, uprooting them from Wisconsin to become pioneers in Alaska. Their new home is a bit of a shock<U+00d4>ßi̲t's a town still under construction in the middle of the wilderness, where the residents live in tents and share a community outhouse. But Terpsichore's not about to let first impressions get in the way of this grand adventure. Tackling its many unique challenges with her can-do attitude, she starts making things happen to make Alaska seem more like home. Soon, she and her family are able to start settling in and enjoying their new surroundings<U+00d4>ße̲veryone except her mother, that is. So, in order to stay, Terpsichore hatches a plan to convince her that it's a wonderful<U+00d4>ßa̲nd civilized<U+00d4>ßp̲lace to live . . . a plan that's going to take all the love, energy, and Farmer Boy expertise Terpsichore can muster. From the Hardcover edition
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Dagg, Carole Estby
PerformerNote
Narrator: Susan Denaker
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Denaker, Susan
  • NC Kids
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  • Children's stories
  • Historical fiction
  • Children's literature
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Sweet home alaska, Carole Estby Dagg., (eaudio)
Link
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Publication
Note
Unabridged
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
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (7 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780147526304
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
System control number
ODN0002205297
System details
Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 226125 KB)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Sweet home alaska, Carole Estby Dagg., (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Note
Unabridged
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
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (7 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780147526304
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
System control number
ODN0002205297
System details
Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 226125 KB)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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