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  • ISBN: 9781483075730 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (21 audio files) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., and Buck 50 Productions, LLC, 2009.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator: Kate Reading.
Summary, etc.:
In his stunning novels of magic and danger in the modern world, Charles de Lint has brought an entire imaginary North American city to vivid life: Newford, where magic lights the dark streets, myths walk clothed in modern shapes, and a broad cast of extraordinary people work to keep the whole world turning. At the center of it all stands a young artist named Jilly Coppercorn, with her tangled hair and paint-splattered jeans, whose paintings capture the hidden beings that dwell in the city's shadows.Now, at last, de Lint tells Jilly's own story; for behind the painter's fey charm lies a dark secret that she's labored to forget. "I'm the onion girl," Jilly Coppercorn says. "Pull back the layers of my life, and you won't find anything at the core. Just a broken child. A hollow girl." She's very, very good at running-but the past has come to claim her now.
Target Audience Note:
Text Difficulty 8 - Text Difficulty 12
System Details Note:
Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 551090 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Science Fiction & Fantasy.
Genre: Electronic books.

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