The Resource The happiest days of our lives, Wil Wheaton, (electronic resource)

The happiest days of our lives, Wil Wheaton, (electronic resource)

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The happiest days of our lives
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The happiest days of our lives
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Wil Wheaton
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eng
Summary
Readers of Wil Wheaton's website know he is a masterful teller of elegant stories about his life. Building on the critical success of Dancing Barefoot and Just a Geek, he has collected more of his own favorite stories in his third book, The Happiest Days of Our Lives. These are the stories Wil loves to tell-the ones closest to his heart: stories about being a huge geek, about passing his geeky hobbies and values along to his own children, and about what it meant to grow up in the '70s and come of age in the '80s as part of the video game/D&D/BBS/Star Wars figures generation. Within the pages of The Happiest Days of Our Lives, you will find: "The Butterfly Tree": How one Back to School night continues to shape Wil's sense of social justice, thirty years later "Blue Light Special": The greatest challenge a ten-year-old could face in 1982: save his allowance, or buy Star Wars figures? "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Geek": Why fantasy role-playing games are such an important part of Wil's past-and his present "The Big Goodbye": A visit to Paramount gives Wheaton a second chance to say farewell to Star Trek ... properly, this time "Let Go": A moving eulogy for a beloved friend In all of these tales, Wheaton brings the listener into the raw heart of the story, holding nothing back. You are invited to join him on a journey through The Happiest Days of Our Lives
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Wheaton, Wil
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The happiest days of our lives, Wil Wheaton, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (3hr., 24 min.))
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9781482998771
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Label
The happiest days of our lives, Wil Wheaton, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
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digital storage
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
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spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
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rdacontent
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (3hr., 24 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781482998771
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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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
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digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11073060
Publisher number
MWT11073060
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unknown
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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