The Resource The whole town's talking : a novel, Fannie Flagg, (electronic resource)

The whole town's talking : a novel, Fannie Flagg, (electronic resource)

Label
The whole town's talking : a novel
Title
The whole town's talking
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Fannie Flagg
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The bestselling author of Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe is at her superb best in this fun-loving, moving novel about what it means to be truly alive. Elmwood Springs, Missouri, is a small town like any other, but something strange is happening at the cemetery. Still Meadows, as it's called, is anything but still. Original, profound, The Whole Town's Talking, a novel in the tradition of Thornton Wilder's Our Town and Flagg's own Can't Wait to Get to Heaven, tells the story of Lordor Nordstrom, his Swedish mail-order bride, Katrina, and their neighbors and descendants as they live, love, die, and carry on in mysterious and surprising ways. Lordor Nordstrom created, in his wisdom, not only a lively town and a prosperous legacy for himself but also a beautiful final resting place for his family, friends, and neighbors yet to come. "Resting place" turns out to be a bit of a misnomer, however. Odd things begin to happen, and it starts the whole town talking. With her wild imagination, great storytelling, and deep understanding of folly and the human heart, the beloved Fannie Flagg tells an unforgettable story of life, afterlife, and the remarkable goings-on of ordinary people. In The Whole Town's Talking, she reminds us that community is vital, life is a gift, and love never dies.From the Hardcover edition
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
HQD
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Flagg, Fannie
Dewey number
813/.54
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3556.L26
LC item number
W52 2016ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrator: Kimberly Farr
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Farr, Kimberly
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  • Cemeteries
  • Future life
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not applicable
Label
The whole town's talking : a novel, Fannie Flagg, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file)
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780739354049
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
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Media type code
  • s
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Other physical details
digital
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1a133b4d-a0fc-4a7a-ba35-0d2ee3958bf3
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sound
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digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
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unknown
System control number
(OCoLC)963336373
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not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The whole town's talking : a novel, Fannie Flagg, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file)
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780739354049
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
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1a133b4d-a0fc-4a7a-ba35-0d2ee3958bf3
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
System control number
(OCoLC)963336373
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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