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The Resource Martina, the beautiful cockroach, storytelling and narration by the author

Martina, the beautiful cockroach, storytelling and narration by the author

Label
Martina, the beautiful cockroach
Title
Martina, the beautiful cockroach
Statement of responsibility
storytelling and narration by the author
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In this humorous retelling of a Cuban folktale, a cockroach interviews her suitors in order to decide whom to marry
Related
Summary
In this humorous retelling of a Cuban folktale, a cockroach interviews her suitors in order to decide whom to marry
Writing style
Character
Audio
Award
ALSC Notable Children's Recording
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10284705
Cataloging source
NTG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Deedy, Carmen Agra
Credits note
Produced by Susanna Capelouto
Dewey number
398.2097291
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 610
  • 610
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 4
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrated by Carmen Agra Deedy
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McCutcheon, John
  • Peachtree Publishers
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cockroaches
  • Folklore
  • Cockroaches
  • Folklore
  • Spanish language materials
Target audience
juvenile
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Martina, the beautiful cockroach, storytelling and narration by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact disc
  • "Musical introductions by John McCutcheon from 'La Mujer de Don Miguel' and 'Ode to Common Things' on his album Mightier than the sword"--Container
  • "Unabridged audio collection"
  • "ALA Odyssey Award for Excellence in Audiobook Production (Honor Book)"--Container
  • Claves and maracas are used on tracks two and three to prompt for page turns
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Martina storytelling performance
  • (Carmen Agra Deedy tells her own version of the classic Cuban folktale) (16:23)
  • Martina the beautiful cockroach narration
  • (Deedy reads the English edition of her book) (10:01)
  • Martina una cucarachita muy linda narration
  • (Deedy reads the Spanish edition of her book) (10:35)
Control code
806438
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 audio disc (36 min., 59 sec.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781561454679
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781561454679
  • (OCoLC)294848222
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Martina, the beautiful cockroach, storytelling and narration by the author
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact disc
  • "Musical introductions by John McCutcheon from 'La Mujer de Don Miguel' and 'Ode to Common Things' on his album Mightier than the sword"--Container
  • "Unabridged audio collection"
  • "ALA Odyssey Award for Excellence in Audiobook Production (Honor Book)"--Container
  • Claves and maracas are used on tracks two and three to prompt for page turns
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Martina storytelling performance
  • (Carmen Agra Deedy tells her own version of the classic Cuban folktale) (16:23)
  • Martina the beautiful cockroach narration
  • (Deedy reads the English edition of her book) (10:01)
  • Martina una cucarachita muy linda narration
  • (Deedy reads the Spanish edition of her book) (10:35)
Control code
806438
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 audio disc (36 min., 59 sec.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781561454679
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781561454679
  • (OCoLC)294848222
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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