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The Resource A chair for my mother : and other stories : Vera B. Williams audio collection, (electronic resource)

A chair for my mother : and other stories : Vera B. Williams audio collection, (electronic resource)

Label
A chair for my mother : and other stories : Vera B. Williams audio collection
Title
A chair for my mother
Title remainder
and other stories : Vera B. Williams audio collection
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • 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
Accompanying matter
  • technical information on music
  • libretto or text
Cataloging source
IGDIG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Vera B
Dewey number
[E]
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
  • Ages 3-8
  • Grades preschool-3
LC call number
PZ7.W6685
LC item number
Cha 2009ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Performed by Martha Plimpton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Plimpton, Martha
  • Ingram Digital (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Grandmothers
  • Grandparent and child
  • Chairs
  • Saving and investment
  • Gifts
  • Music
  • Bands (Music)
  • Infants
  • Cherry
  • Drawing
  • Family life
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Grandmothers
  • Grandparent and child
  • Chairs
  • Savings and investment
  • Gifts
  • Music
  • Bands (Music)
  • Babies
  • Cherry
  • Drawing
Target audience
primary
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A chair for my mother : and other stories : Vera B. Williams audio collection, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from title screen (viewed Sep. 8, 2009)
  • "Five unabridged books"--Container
  • Duration: 1 hr., 19 min
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Chair for my mother
  • Something special for me
  • Music, music for everyone
  • Chair for always
  • Cherries and cherry pits
  • Interview with the author
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound file
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by Ingram Digital; access may be restricted to users at participating institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780061805875
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
UACD 5776(1)
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Stock number
9780061805875
System control number
  • ocn436275382
  • (OCoLC)436275382
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • System requirements: Ingram Media Manager (file size: 17007484 bytes)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A chair for my mother : and other stories : Vera B. Williams audio collection, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from title screen (viewed Sep. 8, 2009)
  • "Five unabridged books"--Container
  • Duration: 1 hr., 19 min
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Chair for my mother
  • Something special for me
  • Music, music for everyone
  • Chair for always
  • Cherries and cherry pits
  • Interview with the author
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound file
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by Ingram Digital; access may be restricted to users at participating institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780061805875
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
UACD 5776(1)
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Stock number
9780061805875
System control number
  • ocn436275382
  • (OCoLC)436275382
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • System requirements: Ingram Media Manager (file size: 17007484 bytes)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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