The Resource Accelerated, Bronwen Hruska, (downloadable audiobook.)

Accelerated, Bronwen Hruska, (downloadable audiobook.)

Label
Accelerated
Title
Accelerated
Statement of responsibility
Bronwen Hruska
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Every afternoon Sean Benning picks up his son, Toby, on the marble steps that lead into the prestigious Bradley School. Everything at Bradley is accelerated—third graders read at the sixth grade level, they have labs and facilities to rival most universities, and the chess champions are the bullies. A single dad and struggling artist, Sean sticks out like a sore thumb amongst the power-soccer-mom cliques and ladies-who-lunch that congregate on the steps every afternoon. But at least Toby is thriving and getting the best education money can buy. Or is he?When Sean starts getting pressure from the school to put Toby on medication for ADD, something smells fishy, and it isn't the caviar that was served at last week's PTA meeting. Toby's "issues" in school seem, to Sean, to be nothing more than normal behavior for an eight-year-old boy. But maybe Sean just isn't seeing things clearly, which has been harder and harder to do since Toby's new teacher, Jess, started at Bradley. And the school has Toby's best interests at heart, right? But what happens when the pressure to not just keep up, but to exceed, takes hold?When things take a tragic turn, Sean realizes that the price of this accelerated life is higher than he could have ever imagined
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hruska, Bronwen
PerformerNote
Narrator: Mauro Hantman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hantman, Mauro
  • OverDrive, Inc
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
Target audience
adult
Label
Accelerated, Bronwen Hruska, (downloadable audiobook.)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100337&titleID=1276885
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00000332edba-4dba-4ff6-a8df-1b342bfa815d
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound file
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780792792345
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
0332EDBA-4DBA-4FF6-A8DF-1B342BFA815D
System details
  • Requires OverDrive app 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
  • Format: OverDrive Listen
  • Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Accelerated, Bronwen Hruska, (downloadable audiobook.)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100337&titleID=1276885
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00000332edba-4dba-4ff6-a8df-1b342bfa815d
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound file
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780792792345
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
0332EDBA-4DBA-4FF6-A8DF-1B342BFA815D
System details
  • Requires OverDrive app 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
  • Format: OverDrive Listen
  • Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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