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The Resource Cherry : a novel, Nico Walker

Cherry : a novel, Nico Walker

Label
Cherry : a novel
Title
Cherry
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Nico Walker
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jesus' Son meets Reservoir Dogs in a breakneck-paced debut novel about love, war, bank robberies, and heroin. Cleveland, 2003. A young man is just a college freshman when he meets Emily. They share a passion for Edward Albee and ecstasy and fall hard and fast in love. But soon Emily has to move home to Elba, New York, and he flunks out of school and joins the army. Desperate to keep their relationship alive, they marry before he ships out to Iraq. But as an army medic, he is unprepared for the grisly reality that awaits him. His fellow soldiers smoke; they huff computer duster; they take painkillers; they watch porn. And many of them die. He and Emily try to make their long-distance marriage work, but when he returns from Iraq, his PTSD is profound, and the drugs on the street have changed. The opioid crisis is beginning to swallow up the Midwest. Soon he is hooked on heroin, and so is Emily. They attempt a normal life, but with their money drying up, he turns to the one thing he thinks he could be really good at--robbing banks. Hammered out on a typewriter, Cherry marks the arrival of a raw, bleakly hilarious, and surprisingly poignant voice straight from the dark heart of America
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Walker, Nico
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3623.A359552
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Jeremy Bobb
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  • Bobb, Jeremy
  • OverDrive, Inc
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  • Veterans
  • Drug addicts
  • Bank robberies
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Bank robberies
  • Drug addicts
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Veterans
Transposition and arrangement
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Label
Cherry : a novel, Nico Walker
Link
Instantiates
Publication
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
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (8 hr., 11 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780525635116
Kind of cutting
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
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48eaa1ea-7c43-4503-94c8-6051c72221b5
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1048612107
  • (OCoLC)on1048612107
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
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Label
Cherry : a novel, Nico Walker
Link
Publication
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
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (8 hr., 11 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780525635116
Kind of cutting
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
48eaa1ea-7c43-4503-94c8-6051c72221b5
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1048612107
  • (OCoLC)on1048612107
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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