A chair for my mother : and other stories [sound recording]: Vera B. Williams audio collection.
- 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library||J AUD CD WIL (1 CD) (Text)||39206020316962||J Audiobook||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780061761218
- ISBN: 0061761214
- Physical Description: 1 sound disc (1 hr., 18 min., 40 sec.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: New York : Harper Audio, p2009.
|General Note:|| Compact disc.
"Five unabridged books"--Container.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Chair for my mother -- Something special for me -- Music, music for everyone -- Chair for always -- Cherries and cherry pits -- Interview with the author.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Performed by Martha Plimpton.
|Summary, etc.:|| Chair for my mother: A child, her waitress mother, and her grandmother save dimes to buy a comfortable armchair after all their furniture is lost in a fire.
Something special for me: Rosa has difficulty choosing a special birthday present to buy with the coins her mother and grandmother have saved, until she hears a man playing beautiful music on an accordion.
Music, music for everyone: Rosa plays her accordion with her friends in the Oak Street Band and earns money to help her mother with expenses while her grandmother is sick.
Chair for always: Rosa is excited when her new cousin, Benji, is born, but when Grandma wants to remove a beloved armchair, Rosa puts her foot down and insists that the chair, just like Benji, is a member of the family.
Cherries and cherry pits: Bidemmi draws pictures and tells stories about cherries.
|Target Audience Note:|| Ages 3-8.
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