The Resource Water ghosts, Shawna Yang Ryan, (electronic resource)

Water ghosts, Shawna Yang Ryan, (electronic resource)

Label
Water ghosts
Title
Water ghosts
Statement of responsibility
Shawna Yang Ryan
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Contributor
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Language
eng
Summary
Locke, California, 1928. Three bedraggled Chinese women suddenly appear out of the mist one afternoon in a small Chinese farming town on the Sacramento River, and their arrival throws the community into confusion. Two of the women are unknown to the townspeople, while the third is the long-lost wife of Richard Fong, the handsome manager of the local gambling parlor, who had left her behind in China many years earlier and had not yet returned for her.Richard's wife's unexpected arrival complicates his life in no small way-not least with two prostitutes at the local brothel he frequents. One, the beautiful young Chloe, depends on him but has eyes for someone else, someone even more forbidden: the local preacher's daughter. The other, Poppy, the psychic madam of the brothel, is desperately in love with Richard, and she begins to sink into despair as he grows further and further away from her.As the lives of the townspeople become inextricably intertwined with the newly arrived women, Poppy's premonitions begin to foretell a deep unhappiness for all involved. And when a flood threatens the livelihood of the entire town, the frightening power of these mysterious women who arrived in the mist will be revealed
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Laural Merlington
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Water ghosts, Shawna Yang Ryan, (electronic resource)
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Water ghosts, Shawna Yang Ryan, (electronic resource)
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Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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Content category
spoken word
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT10756509
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 streaming audio file (6hr., 30 min.))
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unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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Isbn
9781400191857
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10756509
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unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
10756509
System control number
  • (Sirsi) MWT10756509
  • MWT10756509
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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