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The Resource Countdown, by Deborah Wiles, (sound recording)

Countdown, by Deborah Wiles, (sound recording)

Label
Countdown
Title
Countdown
Statement of responsibility
by Deborah Wiles
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With the world hurtling toward nuclear war following the Cuban Missile Crisis, twelve-year-old D.C. native Franny Chapman must navigate the complex world of adolescence in 1960s America
Member of
Summary
The fearful events of the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis are witnessed by eleven-year-old Franny, who finds her life and perspectives changing throughout the course of a week that is also marked by difficult family issues
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Audio
Award
  • ALSC Notable Children's Recording
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Audio for Youth
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10079126
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wiles, Deborah
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
800
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Emma Galvin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Galvin, Emma
  • Listening Library
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The sixties trilogy
Series volume
bk. 1]
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  • Girls
  • Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962
  • United States
  • Girls
  • Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Countdown, by Deborah Wiles, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn641520854
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
6 sound discs (440 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307879653
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • YA1731A
  • DC525
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)641520854
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Countdown, by Deborah Wiles, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn641520854
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
6 sound discs (440 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307879653
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • YA1731A
  • DC525
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)641520854
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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