The Resource Grand Central : original stories of postwar love and reunion, Melanie Benjamin [and nine others] ; with an introduction by Kristin Hannah, (electronic resource)

Grand Central : original stories of postwar love and reunion, Melanie Benjamin [and nine others] ; with an introduction by Kristin Hannah, (electronic resource)

Label
Grand Central : original stories of postwar love and reunion
Title
Grand Central
Title remainder
original stories of postwar love and reunion
Statement of responsibility
Melanie Benjamin [and nine others] ; with an introduction by Kristin Hannah
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A war bride awaits the arrival of her GI husband at the platform ... A Holocaust survivor works at the Oyster Bar, where a customer reminds him of his late mother ... A Hollywood hopeful anticipates her first screen test and a chance at stardom in the Kissing Room ... On any particular day, thousands upon thousands of people pass through New York City's Grand Central Terminal, through the whispering gallery, beneath the ceiling of stars, and past the information booth and its beckoning four-faced clock, to whatever destination is calling them. It is a place where people come to say hello and good-bye. And each person has a story to tell. Now, ten bestselling authors inspired by this iconic landmark have created their own stories, set on the same day, just after the end of World War II, in a time of hope, uncertainty, change, and renewal
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
813/.01083584053
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
General adult
LC call number
PS648.W65
LC item number
G83 2014ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Carla Mercer-Meyer
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Benjamin, Melanie
  • Mercer-Meyer, Carla
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grand Central Terminal (New York, N.Y.)
  • Grand Central Terminal (New York, N.Y.)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Homecoming
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Short stories, American
  • War stories, American
  • Romance fiction, American
  • Historical fiction
  • FICTION.
  • FICTION.
  • FICTION.
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • Historical fiction
  • Homecoming
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Romance fiction, American
  • Short stories, American
  • War stories, American
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Label
Grand Central : original stories of postwar love and reunion, Melanie Benjamin [and nine others] ; with an introduction by Kristin Hannah, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
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unknown
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
Control code
ocn882925964
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781494522537
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
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
BCED1F8B-34A8-4385-B92C-538A8B79BACA
System control number
(OCoLC)882925964
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Grand Central : original stories of postwar love and reunion, Melanie Benjamin [and nine others] ; with an introduction by Kristin Hannah, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
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
Control code
ocn882925964
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781494522537
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
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
BCED1F8B-34A8-4385-B92C-538A8B79BACA
System control number
(OCoLC)882925964
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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