The Resource The moon, the stars, and Madame Burova : a novel, Ruth Hogan, (electronic resource)

The moon, the stars, and Madame Burova : a novel, Ruth Hogan, (electronic resource)

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The moon, the stars, and Madame Burova : a novel
Title
The moon, the stars, and Madame Burova
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Ruth Hogan
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
From the wildly popular bestselling author of The Keeper of Lost Things--an uplifting, slightly magical story about how it's never too late to find out who you really are.Madame Burova--beloved Tarot reader, palmist, and clairvoyant--is retiring and leaving her booth on the Brighton seafront. After inheriting her mother's fortune-telling business as a young woman, Imelda Burova has spent her life on the Brighton pier practicing her trade. She and her trusty pack of Tarot cards have seen the lovers and the liars, the angels and the devils, the dreamers and the fools. Now, after a lifetime of keeping other people's secrets, Madam Burova is ready to have a little piece of life for herself. But she still has one last thing to do--to fulfill a promise made in the 1970s, when she and her girlfriends were carefree, with their whole lives still before them. In London, it is time for another woman to make a fresh start. Billie has lost her university job, her marriage, and her place in the world when a sudden and unlikely discovery leaves her very identity in question. Determined to find answers, she must follow a trail...which leads to Brighton, the pier, and directly to Madame Burova's door. In a story spanning over fifty years, Ruth Hogan has conjured a magical world of 1970s holiday camps and seaside entertainers, eccentrics, heroes and villains, the lost and the found. Young people will make careless choices which echo down the years....but it's never too late to put things right
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technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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1961-
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Hogan, Ruth
Dewey number
823/.92
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not applicable
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not applicable
LC call number
PR6108.O355
LC item number
M66 2021ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Nina Wadia
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Wadia, Nina
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  • Clairvoyants
  • Fortune-tellers
  • Tarot
  • Older women
  • Adoptees
  • Foundlings
  • Birthparents
  • Promises
  • Secrecy
  • Brighton (England)
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Label
The moon, the stars, and Madame Burova : a novel, Ruth Hogan, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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unknown
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spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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  • not applicable
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (08 hr., 01 min., 26 sec.))
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unknown
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online
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not applicable
Isbn
9780063075450
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
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f36676c1-8f45-4747-8f7d-9d573ee96eaa
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
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other
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(OCoLC)1268950237
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Label
The moon, the stars, and Madame Burova : a novel, Ruth Hogan, (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 (08 hr., 01 min., 26 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780063075450
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
f36676c1-8f45-4747-8f7d-9d573ee96eaa
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)1268950237
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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