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The transcriptionist : a novel

Author: Amy Rowland
Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books Of Chapel Hill, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First EditionView all editions and formats
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Once, there were many transcriptionists at the Record, a behemoth New York City newspaper, but new technology and the ease of communication has put most of them out of work. So now Lena, the last transcriptionist, sits alone in a room--a human conduit, silently turning reporters' recorded stories into print--until the day she encounters a story so shocking that it shatters the reverie that has become her life.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amy Rowland
ISBN: 9781616202545 1616202548
OCLC Number: 855583287
Description: 246 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Amy Rowland.

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Once, there were many transcriptionists at the Record, a behemoth New York City newspaper, but new technology and the ease of communication has put most of them out of work. So now Lena, the last transcriptionist, sits alone in a room--a human conduit, silently turning reporters' recorded stories into print--until the day she encounters a story so shocking that it shatters the reverie that has become her life.

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