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The Resource Alchemy and Meggy Swann, by Karen Cushman, (sound recording)

Alchemy and Meggy Swann, by Karen Cushman, (sound recording)

Label
Alchemy and Meggy Swann
Title
Alchemy and Meggy Swann
Statement of responsibility
by Karen Cushman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1573, the crippled, scorned, and destitute Meggy Swann goes to London, where she meets her father, an impoverished alchemist, and eventually discovers that although her legs are bent and weak, she has many other strengths
Summary
In 1573, the crippled, scorned, and destitute Meggy Swann goes to London, where she meets her father, an impoverished alchemist, and eventually discovers that although her legs are bent and weak, she has many other strengths
Theme
Storyline
Writing style
Character
Audio
Award
  • ALSC Notable Children's Recording
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Audio for Youth
  • YALSA Amazing Audiobooks for Young Adults, 2011.
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10036596
Cataloging source
TEFBT
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Cushman, Karen
Dewey number
[Fic]
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
Recommended for listeners ages 9 to 14
LC call number
PZ7.C962
LC item number
Al 2010ab
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810
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Katherine Kellgren
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kellgren, Katherine
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • People with disabilities
  • Alchemy
  • Poverty
  • Fathers and daughters
  • People with disabilities
  • Alchemy
  • Poverty
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Audiobooks
  • Children's audiobooks
  • London (England)
  • Great Britain
  • London (England)
Target audience
adolescent
Transposition and arrangement
unknown
Label
Alchemy and Meggy Swann, by Karen Cushman, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Listening Library: YA 1592A
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Library ed.
Extent
4 sound discs (4 hr., 23 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307710246
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • YA 1592ACD
  • YA 1592A
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
unknown
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn500590720
  • (OCoLC)500590720
  • 185324
System details
Compact disc (DDD)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Alchemy and Meggy Swann, by Karen Cushman, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Listening Library: YA 1592A
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Library ed.
Extent
4 sound discs (4 hr., 23 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307710246
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • YA 1592ACD
  • YA 1592A
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
unknown
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn500590720
  • (OCoLC)500590720
  • 185324
System details
Compact disc (DDD)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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      34.220596 -84.131772
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