The Resource A single thread : a novel, Tracy Chevalier

A single thread : a novel, Tracy Chevalier

Label
A single thread : a novel
Title
A single thread
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Tracy Chevalier
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
1932. After the Great War took both her beloved brother and her fiancé, Violet Speedwell has become a "surplus woman," one of a generation doomed to a life of spinsterhood after the war killed so many young men. Yet Violet cannot reconcile herself to a life spent caring for her grieving, embittered mother. After countless meals of boiled eggs and dry toast, she saves enough to move out of her mother's place and into the town of Winchester, home to one of England's grandest cathedrals. There, Violet is drawn into a society of broderers--women who embroider kneelers for the Cathedral, carrying on a centuries-long tradition of bringing comfort to worshippers. Violet finds support and community in the group, fulfillment in the work they create, and even a growing friendship with the vivacious Gilda. But when forces threaten her new independence and another war appears on the horizon, Violet must fight to put down roots in a place where women aren't expected to grow
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Chevalier, Tracy
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3553.H4367
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Fenella Woolgar
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Woolgar, Fenella
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Single women
  • Grief
  • Female friendship
  • Needleworkers
  • Self-realization in women
  • Nineteen thirties
  • Women
  • Friendship
  • Lesbians
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Winchester (England)
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A single thread : a novel, Tracy Chevalier
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
OverDrive Audiobook
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 (10 hr., 55 min., 41 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780593149171
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
Other physical details
digital
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
DBE775FA-E5BD-499D-93E2-8240740C0A69
System control number
(OCoLC)1120048091
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A single thread : a novel, Tracy Chevalier
Link
Publication
Note
OverDrive Audiobook
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 (10 hr., 55 min., 41 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780593149171
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
Other physical details
digital
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
DBE775FA-E5BD-499D-93E2-8240740C0A69
System control number
(OCoLC)1120048091
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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