The Resource Vera Violet : a novel, Melissa Anne Peterson, (electronic resource)

Vera Violet : a novel, Melissa Anne Peterson, (electronic resource)

Label
Vera Violet : a novel
Title
Vera Violet
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Melissa Anne Peterson
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Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Vera Violet recounts the dark story of a rough group of teenagers growing up in a twisted rural logging town. There are no jobs. There is no sense of safety. But there is a small group of loyal friends, a truck waiting with the engine running, a pair of boots covered in blood, and a hot 1911 pistol with a pearl grip. Vera Violet O'Neel's home is in the Pacific Northwest-not the glamorous scene of coffee bars and craft beers, but the hardscrabble region of busted pickups and broken dreams. Vera's mother has left, her father is unstable, and her brother is deeply troubled. Against this gritty background, Vera struggles to establish a life of her own, a life fortified by her friends and her hard-won love. But the relentless poverty coupled with the twin lures of crystal meth and easy money soon shatter fragile alliances. Her world violently torn apart, Vera flees to St. Louis, Missouri. There, alone in a small apartment, she grieves for her broken family, her buried friends, and her beloved, Jimmy James Blood. In this brilliant, explosive debut, Melissa Anne Peterson establishes herself as a fresh, raw voice, a writer to be reckoned with
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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1981-
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Peterson, Melissa Anne
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3616.E84348
LC item number
V47 2020ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Cassandra Campbell
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Campbell, Cassandra
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  • Teenagers
  • Friendship
  • Poverty
  • FICTION
  • Northwest, Pacific
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not applicable
Label
Vera Violet : a novel, Melissa Anne Peterson, (electronic resource)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteId=372&titleId=5041774
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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
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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 audio file (7 hr., 4 min., 33 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781684578108
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not applicable
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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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869b92d1-3c0e-479f-9619-5c1893cadcf6
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)1139519817
Tape configuration
not applicable
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not applicable
Label
Vera Violet : a novel, Melissa Anne Peterson, (electronic resource)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteId=372&titleId=5041774
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 audio file (7 hr., 4 min., 33 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781684578108
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
869b92d1-3c0e-479f-9619-5c1893cadcf6
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)1139519817
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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