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The Resource Sorta like a rock star, by Matthew Quick, (sound recording)

Sorta like a rock star, by Matthew Quick, (sound recording)

Label
Sorta like a rock star
Title
Sorta like a rock star
Statement of responsibility
by Matthew Quick
Title variation
Sort of like a rockstar
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Although seventeen-year-old Amber Appleton is homeless, living in a school bus with her unfit mother, she is a relentless optimist who visits the elderly at a nursing home, teaches English to Korean Catholic women with the use of rhythm and blues music, and befriends a solitary Vietnam veteran and his dog, but eventually she experiences one burden more than she can bear and slips into a deep depression
Summary
Although seventeen-year-old Amber Appleton is homeless, living in a school bus with her unfit mother, she is a relentless optimist who visits the elderly at a nursing home, teaches English to Korean Catholic women with the use of rhythm and blues music, and befriends a solitary Vietnam veteran and his dog, but eventually she experiences one burden more than she can bear and slips into a deep depression
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10092524
Cataloging source
TEFBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Quick, Matthew
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
960
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Cynthia Holloway
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Holloway, Cynthia
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homeless persons
  • Optimism
  • Depression, Mental
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Autism
  • Dogs
  • Homeless persons
  • Optimism
  • Depression, Mental
Target audience
adolescent
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Sorta like a rock star, by Matthew Quick, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn513651159
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Library ed.
Extent
6 sound discs (ca. 69 min. each)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307738134
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
YA 1614A
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)513651159
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Sorta like a rock star, by Matthew Quick, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn513651159
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Library ed.
Extent
6 sound discs (ca. 69 min. each)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307738134
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
YA 1614A
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)513651159
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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