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The Resource Wife of the gods, Kwei Quartey, (sound recording)

Wife of the gods, Kwei Quartey, (sound recording)

Label
Wife of the gods
Title
Wife of the gods
Statement of responsibility
Kwei Quartey
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An original debut novel set in Ghana, is the story of Detective Inspector Darko Dawson, who is sent from the big city to the village of Ketanu to solve the murder of an accomplished young AIDS worker. Darko's own mother disappeared from this same village many years ago, and as the mystery unfolds, the reader meets a rich cast of characters, and learns about Trokosi, a system where young teenage girls are sent to live with fetish priests to bring good fortune to their families. Darko explores the motivations and secrets of the residents of Ketanu, and in addition to solving a recent murder, discovers the shocking truth about his own mother's disappearance
Member of
Summary
Investigating the murder of an AIDS worker in an African community from which his mother went missing years earlier, Detective Inspector Darko Dawson collects details about the killing and realizes that he is close to solving the truth about his mother's disappearance
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Character
Award
Library Journal Best Audio: Fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10100545
Cataloging source
HBP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Quartey, Kwei J
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Simon Prebble
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Prebble, Simon
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
An Inspector Darko Dawson mystery
Series volume
0001
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  • Murder
  • Missing persons
  • Mothers
  • Ghana
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Wife of the gods, Kwei Quartey, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs--MP3 format
  • "iPod ready, MP3 CD"--Container
  • Duration: 9:30:00
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn501191231
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged
Extent
1 sound disc (9.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781400163410
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital, MP3 file
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)501191231
System details
System requirements: MP3-CD player or PC with MP3 capable software
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Wife of the gods, Kwei Quartey, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs--MP3 format
  • "iPod ready, MP3 CD"--Container
  • Duration: 9:30:00
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn501191231
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged
Extent
1 sound disc (9.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781400163410
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital, MP3 file
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)501191231
System details
System requirements: MP3-CD player or PC with MP3 capable software
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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