The Resource The book of Essie : a novel, Meghan MacLean Weir, (electronic resource)

The book of Essie : a novel, Meghan MacLean Weir, (electronic resource)

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The book of Essie : a novel
Title
The book of Essie
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Meghan MacLean Weir
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Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Both timelessly beautiful and unbelievably timely."--Chris Bohjalian, New York Times bestselling author of Midwives and The Flight Attendant A captivating novel of family, fame, and religion that tells the story of the seventeen-year-old daughter of an evangelical preacher, star of the family's hit reality show, and the secret pregnancy that threatens to blow their entire world apart. Esther Ann Hicks--Essie--is the youngest child on Six for Hicks, a reality television phenomenon. She's grown up in the spotlight, both idolized and despised for her family's fire-and-brimstone brand of faith. When Essie's mother, Celia, discovers that Essie is pregnant, she arranges an emergency meeting with the show's producers: Do they sneak Essie out of the country for an abortion? Do they pass the child off as Celia's? Or do they try to arrange a marriage--and a ratings-blockbuster wedding? Meanwhile, Essie is quietly pairing herself up with Roarke Richards, a senior at her school with a secret of his own to protect. As the newly formed couple attempt to sell their fabricated love story to the media--through exclusive interviews with an infamously conservative reporter named Liberty Bell--Essie finds she has questions of her own: What was the real reason for her older sister leaving home? Who can she trust with the truth about her family? And how much is she willing to sacrifice to win her own freedom?
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weir, Meghan MacLean
Dewey number
813/.6
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not applicable
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LC call number
PS3623.E4324496
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Erin Spencer, Tara Sands and Robbie Daymond
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spencer, Erin
  • Sands, Tara
  • Daymond, Robbie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Celebrities
  • Families
  • Pregnant teenagers
  • Reality television programs
  • Evangelists
  • Children of clergy
  • High school students
  • Gay teenagers
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Label
The book of Essie : a novel, Meghan MacLean Weir, (electronic resource)
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unknown
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
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rdacontent
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (11 hr., 09 min., 13 sec.))
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unknown
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online
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not applicable
Isbn
9780525529231
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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digital
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9f984528-91f4-47fc-a7b5-255ae3b2252c
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sound
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digital recording
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other
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(OCoLC)1040072750
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Label
The book of Essie : a novel, Meghan MacLean Weir, (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 (1 sound file (11 hr., 09 min., 13 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780525529231
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
9f984528-91f4-47fc-a7b5-255ae3b2252c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)1040072750
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
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