The Resource The longest trip home: : a memoir, John Grogan, (electronic resource)

The longest trip home: : a memoir, John Grogan, (electronic resource)

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The longest trip home: : a memoir
Title
The longest trip home:
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
John Grogan
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Finding your place in the world can be the longest trip home . . . In the highly anticipated follow-up to Marley & Me, John Grogan again works his magic, bringing us the story of what came first. Before there was Marley, there was a gleefully mischievous boy growing up in a devout Catholic home outside Detroit in the 1960s and '70s. Despite his loving parents' best efforts, John's attempts to meet their expectations failed spectacularly. Whether it was his disastrous first confession, the purloined swigs of sacramental wine, or the fumbled attempts to sneak contraband past his father, John was figuring out that the faith and fervor that came so effortlessly to his parents somehow had eluded him. And then one day, a strong-willed young woman named Jenny walked into his life. As their love grew, John began the painful, funny, and poignant journey into adulthood-away from his parents' orbit and into a life of his own. It would take a fateful call and the onset of illness to lead him on the final leg of his journey-the trip home again. With his trademark blend of humor and pathos that made Marley & Me beloved by millions, John Grogan traces the universal journey each of us must take to find our unique place in the world. Filled with revelation and laugh-out-loud humor, The Longest Trip Home will capture your heart-but mostly it will make you want to reach out to those you love most
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technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1957-
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Grogan, John
Dewey number
070.92
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not applicable
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other
PerformerNote
Read by John Grogan
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  • Grogan, John
  • hoopla digital
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  • Grogan, John
  • Journalists
  • Detroit (Mich.)
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
The longest trip home: : a memoir, John Grogan, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11589184
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digital storage
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MWT11589184
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (10hr., 43 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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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11589184
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
The longest trip home: : a memoir, John Grogan, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11589184
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11589184
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (10hr., 43 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
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
MWT11589184
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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