The Resource Do not become alarmed : a novel, Maile Meloy, (compact disc)

Do not become alarmed : a novel, Maile Meloy, (compact disc)

Label
Do not become alarmed : a novel
Title
Do not become alarmed
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Maile Meloy
Creator
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From a beloved, award-winning writer, the much-anticipated novel about what happens when two families go on a tropical vacation--and the children go missing. When Liv and Nora decide to take their families on a holiday cruise, everyone is thrilled. The ship's comforts and possibilities seem infinite. The children--two eleven-year-olds, an eight-year-old, and a six-year-old--love the nonstop buffet and the independence they have at the Kids' Club. But when they all go ashore in beautiful Central America, a series of minor misfortunes leads the families farther and farther from the ship's safety. One minute the children are there, and the next they're gone. What follows is a riveting, revealing story told from the perspectives of the adults and the children, as the once-happy parents--now turning on one another and blaming themselves--try to recover their children and their lives. Celebrated for her ability to write vivid, spare, moving fiction, Maile Meloy shows how quickly the life we count on can fall away, and how a crisis changes everyone's priorities. The fast-paced, gripping plot of Do Not Become Alarmed carries with it an insightful, provocative examination of privilege, race, guilt, envy, the dilemmas of modern parenthood, and the challenge of living up to our own expectations"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3613.E46
LC item number
D6 2017ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by the author
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Do not become alarmed : a novel, Maile Meloy, (compact disc)
Label
Do not become alarmed : a novel, Maile Meloy, (compact disc)
Publication
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  • Title from web page
  • Compact discs
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Capture and storage technique
unknown
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
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
8 audio discs (9 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781524777203
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9781524777203
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
PRHA 6601
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 908642
  • (OCoLC)964501785
  • (OCoLC)ocn964501785
  • 908642
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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