The Resource Infinite home : a novel, by Kathleen Alcott

Infinite home : a novel, by Kathleen Alcott

Label
Infinite home : a novel
Title
Infinite home
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Kathleen Alcott
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Edith is a widowed landlady who rents apartments in her Brooklyn brownstone to an unlikely collection of humans, all deeply in need of shelter. Crippled in various ways--in spirit, in mind, in body, in heart--the renters struggle to navigate daily existence and soon come to realize that Edith's deteriorating mind, and the menacing presence of her estranged, unscrupulous son, Owen, is the greatest challenge they must confront together. Faced with eviction by Owen and his designs on the building, the tenants--Paulie, an unusually disabled man, and his burdened sister, Claudia; Edward, a misanthropic stand-up comic; Adeleine, a beautiful agoraphobe; Thomas, a young artist recovering from a stroke--must find in one another what the world has not yet offered or has taken from them: family, respite, security, worth, love. The threat to their home scatters them far from where they've begun, to an ascetic commune in Northern California, the motel rooms of depressed middle America, and a stunning natural phenomenon in Tennessee, endangering their lives and their visions of themselves along the way
Cataloging source
BLACP
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Alcott, Kathleen
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3601.L344
LC item number
I54 2015d
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Christa Lewis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lewis, Christa
  • Blackstone Audio, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Apartment houses
  • Automobile travel
  • Eviction
  • Older women
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Infinite home : a novel, by Kathleen Alcott
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Compact discs
  • "Tracks every 3 minutes for easy bookmarking"--Container
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
7 audio discs ( 9 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781504638944
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 physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
  • Zbmbz
  • ZPbmbz
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)908107828
  • 1392680
  • (OCoLC)ocn908107828
  • (Pol)1392680
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Infinite home : a novel, by Kathleen Alcott
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Compact discs
  • "Tracks every 3 minutes for easy bookmarking"--Container
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
7 audio discs ( 9 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781504638944
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 physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
  • Zbmbz
  • ZPbmbz
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)908107828
  • 1392680
  • (OCoLC)ocn908107828
  • (Pol)1392680
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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