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The Resource Wilde Lake : a novel, Laura Lippman, (eAudiobook)

Wilde Lake : a novel, Laura Lippman, (eAudiobook)

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Wilde Lake : a novel
Title
Wilde Lake
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Laura Lippman
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Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The New York Times bestselling author of the acclaimed standalones After I'm Gone, I'd Know You Anywhere, and What the Dead Know, challenges our notions of memory, loyalty, responsibility, and justice in this evocative and psychologically complex story about a long-ago death that still haunts a family. Luisa "Lu" Brant is the newly elected-and first female-state's attorney of Howard County, Maryland, a job in which her widower father famously served. Fiercely intelligent and ambitious, she sees an opportunity to make her name by trying a mentally disturbed drifter accused of beating a woman to death in her home. It's not the kind of case that makes headlines, but peaceful Howard county doesn't see many homicides. As Lu prepares for the trial, the case dredges up painful memories, reminding her small but tight-knit family of the night when her brother, AJ, saved his best friend at the cost of another man's life. Only eighteen, AJ was cleared by a grand jury. Now, Lu wonders if the events of 1980 happened as she remembers them. What details might have been withheld from her when she was a child? The more she learns about the case, the more questions arise. What does it mean to be a man or woman of one's times? Why do we ask our heroes of the past to conform to the present's standards? Is that fair? Is it right? Propelled into the past, she discovers that the legal system, the bedrock of her entire life, does not have all the answers. Lu realizes that even if she could learn the whole truth, she probably wouldn't want to
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1959-
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Lippman, Laura
Dewey number
813/.54
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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Read by Kathleen McInerney and Nicole Poole
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  • McInerney, Kathleen
  • Poole, Nicole
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  • Women lawyers
  • Government attorneys
  • Trials (Homicide)
  • Howard County (Md.)
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
Wilde Lake : a novel, Laura Lippman, (eAudiobook)
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digital storage
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online resource
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spoken word
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MWT11665274
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (10hr., 54 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9780062466648
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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digital.
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11665274
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Label
Wilde Lake : a novel, Laura Lippman, (eAudiobook)
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
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
Control code
MWT11665274
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (10hr., 54 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062466648
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11665274
Publisher number
MWT11665274
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unknown
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access
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sound
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digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
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