The Resource Benchwarmer : an anxious dad's almanac of fatherhood and other failures, Josh Wilker, (electronic resource)

Benchwarmer : an anxious dad's almanac of fatherhood and other failures, Josh Wilker, (electronic resource)

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Benchwarmer : an anxious dad's almanac of fatherhood and other failures
Title
Benchwarmer
Title remainder
an anxious dad's almanac of fatherhood and other failures
Statement of responsibility
Josh Wilker
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Language
eng
Summary
For most of his life, Josh Wilker has been on the sidelines. Spending his days in a cubicle in the far reaches of Chicago, and his nights in front of Red Sox games, he has been content to let others take center stage. From childhood onward, he sought comfort from anxiety and depression in the archival pages of sports almanacs and stat sheets: a place where forgotten players lingered, and time seemed to stop - a welcome relief from worldly problems. He found joy in the trivia of long-lost athletes, like the former NFL player Walter 'Sneeze' Achiu. But when his first child was born in 2011, Wilker found his anxieties put to the test: how do you remain on the sidelines when a tender, fragile baby needs everything from you?
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Midwest
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Wilker, Josh
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other
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Read by Chris Lutkin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lutkin, Chris
  • hoopla digital
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  • Fatherhood
  • Anxiety
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adult
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Label
Benchwarmer : an anxious dad's almanac of fatherhood and other failures, Josh Wilker, (electronic resource)
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MWT11346578
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 55 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781633799479
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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digital.
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MWT11346578
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sound
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digital recording
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Benchwarmer : an anxious dad's almanac of fatherhood and other failures, Josh Wilker, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11346578
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 55 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781633799479
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11346578
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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