The Resource She was like that : new and selected stories, Kate Walbert, (electronic resource)

She was like that : new and selected stories, Kate Walbert, (electronic resource)

Label
She was like that : new and selected stories
Title
She was like that
Title remainder
new and selected stories
Statement of responsibility
Kate Walbert
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From Kate Walbert, the highly acclaimed, National Book Award nominee, comes a dazzling, career-spanning collection of new and selected stories.In these twelve deft, acutely funny and often heartbreaking stories, Kate Walbert delves into the hearts and minds of women. Her characters are searchers, uneasy in one way or another. They yearn for connection. They question the definitions assigned to them as wives, mothers, and daughters; they seek their own way within isolated, and often isolating, circumstances, reveling in small, everyday epiphanies and moments of clarity.In the riveting opening story "M&M World," a woman is plunged into panic when she briefly loses one of her daughters at the vast and over-stimulating Times Square store. In "Slow the Heart," a single mother tries to ease tension at the dinner table with Roses and Thorns, the game she knows the Obamas played in the White House. In "Radical Feminists," a woman skating with her two children encounters the man who derailed her career years earlier. And in the poignant, "A Mother Is Someone Who Tells Jokes," a mother reflects on the nursery school project that preceded her son's autism diagnosis. This is a deeply moving, resonant collection from a writer "rightly celebrated for her ability to capture the variety and vulnerability of women's lives with a combination of lyricism and brawn" (NPR)
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Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
RECBC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walbert, Kate
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3573.A42113
LC item number
A6 2019
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrated by Cassandra Campbell, Samantha Desz, Cynthia Farrell and Devon Sorvari
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sorvari, Devon
  • Farrell, Cynthia
  • Desz, Samantha
  • Campbell, Cassandra
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • FICTION / Short Stories (single author)
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not applicable
Label
She was like that : new and selected stories, Kate Walbert, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
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unknown
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781797101200
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
81408912-21bf-45ea-a456-b99df09ea83b
Publisher number
Z100150797
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)1120049279
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
She was like that : new and selected stories, Kate Walbert, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781797101200
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
81408912-21bf-45ea-a456-b99df09ea83b
Publisher number
Z100150797
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)1120049279
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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