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The Resource Bleak Landing, Terrie Todd

Bleak Landing, Terrie Todd

Label
Bleak Landing
Title
Bleak Landing
Statement of responsibility
Terrie Todd
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the dead-end Canadian town of Bleak Landing, twelve-year-old Irish immigrant Bridget O<U+2019>Sullivan lives in a ramshackle house and dreams of another life, even as the Great Depression rages. Routinely beaten by her father and bullied by schoolmate Victor Harrison, the waifish yet fiery redhead vows to run away and never return. Just a few short years later, run she does<U+2014>fleeing the unspeakable repercussions of her father<U+2019>s gambling. In Winnipeg, Bridget lands a job at a garment factory, the first step on her journey to shed her past and begin anew. When her father dies, Bridget<U+2014>now a striking and accomplished woman<U+2014>returns home to claim her inheritance. But she has no identification to prove her stake, and no one in town recognizes her<U+2014>except Victor, who has become a pastor and a candidate for town mayor. Though war has wounded him, his secret affection for Bridget remains, and now he<U+2019>s the only one who can help her prove her integrity. But can he also prove he<U+2019>s a changed man worthy of her forgiveness?
Member of
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Todd, Terrie
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Alana Kerr Collins
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kerr, Alana
Series statement
Brilliance Audio
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Irish
  • Depressions
  • Runaway teenagers
  • Clothing workers
  • Legacies
  • Small town life
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Bleak Landing, Terrie Todd
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • computer disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • cd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
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
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 audio disc (approximately 8 hr., 23 min.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781543601138
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Level of compression
lossy
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System details
System requirements: CD/MP3 player or MP3 playback software
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Bleak Landing, Terrie Todd
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • computer disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • cd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
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
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 audio disc (approximately 8 hr., 23 min.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781543601138
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Level of compression
lossy
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System details
System requirements: CD/MP3 player or MP3 playback software
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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