The Resource The bees : a novel, Laline Paull

The bees : a novel, Laline Paull

Label
The bees : a novel
Title
The bees
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Laline Paull
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Flora 717 is a sanitation worker, a member of the lowest caste in her orchard hive, where work and sacrifice are the highest virtues and worship of the beloved Queen the only religion. But Flora is not like other bees. With circumstances threatening the hive's survival, her curiosity is regarded as a dangerous flaw, but her courage and strength are assets. She is allowed to feed the newborns in the royal nursery and then to become a forager, flying alone and free to collect nectar and pollen. A feat of bravery grants her access to the Queen's inner sanctum, where she discovers mysteries about the hive that are both profound and ominous. But when Flora breaks the most sacred law of all-daring to challenge the Queen's preeminence-enemies abound, from the fearsome fertility police who enforce the hive's strict social hierarchy to the high priestesses jealously wedded to power. Her deepest instincts to serve and sacrifice are now overshadowed by a greater power: a fierce maternal love that will bring her into conflict with her conscience, her heart, and her society-and lead her to perform unthinkable deeds
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Paull, Laline
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3616.A9535
LC item number
B44 2014ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Orlagh Cassidy
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cassidy, Orlagh
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bees
  • Queens
  • Survival
  • Fertility
  • Abnormalities, Human
  • Government, Resistance to
  • Dystopias
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The bees : a novel, Laline Paull
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=A60122C6-17B8-4816-9B06-78AF0C12BA4D
Instantiates
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
ocn877084949
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (10 hr., 16 min., 06 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062333551
Isbn Type
(electronic audio bk.)
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
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)877084949
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The bees : a novel, Laline Paull
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=A60122C6-17B8-4816-9B06-78AF0C12BA4D
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
ocn877084949
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (10 hr., 16 min., 06 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062333551
Isbn Type
(electronic audio bk.)
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
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)877084949
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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