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The girl who fell from the sky : a novel

Author: Heidi W DurrowKaren Murray, narrator.Emily BauerKathleen McInerney, (Actress)HighBridge Audio (Firm)All authors
Publisher: [Solon, Ohio] : Playaway Digital Audio : [Manufactured and distributed by] Findaway World, LLC, [2010], ℗2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook : Sound recording : Fiction   Computer File : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Tale about the daughter of a Danish immigrant and a black G.I.A beauty with light brown skin and blue eyes, she attracts much attention in her new home. The world wants to see her as either black or white, but that's not how she sees herself. Meanwhile, a mystery unfolds, revealing the terrible truth about Rachel's last morning on a Chicago rooftop. Interwoven with her voice are those of Jamie, a neighborhood boy  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Bildungsromans
Playaway (Preloaded audio player)
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Sound recording
Document Type: Sound Recording, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Heidi W Durrow; Karen Murray, narrator.; Emily Bauer; Kathleen McInerney, (Actress); HighBridge Audio (Firm); Playaway Digital Audio.; Findaway World, LLC.
ISBN: 9781616576158 1616576154
OCLC Number: 505750255
Notes: Title from Playaway label.
"HDAUDIO."
Release date supplied by publisher.
Previously released by HighBridge Company, p2009.
Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player.
In container (21 x 13 x 3 cm.).
One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for playback.
Performer(s): Read by Karen Murray, Emily Bauer and Kathleen McInerney.
Awards: Bellwether Prize for Fiction, 2008.
Description: 1 sound media player (7 hr.) : digital, HD audio ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Responsibility: Heidi W. Durrow.

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Tale about the daughter of a Danish immigrant and a black G.I.A beauty with light brown skin and blue eyes, she attracts much attention in her new home. The world wants to see her as either black or white, but that's not how she sees herself. Meanwhile, a mystery unfolds, revealing the terrible truth about Rachel's last morning on a Chicago rooftop. Interwoven with her voice are those of Jamie, a neighborhood boy who witnessed the events, and Laronne, a friend of Rachel's mother.

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