The Resource Whichwood, by Tahereh Mafi

Whichwood, by Tahereh Mafi

Label
Whichwood
Title
Whichwood
Statement of responsibility
by Tahereh Mafi
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Embark on a wondrous journey through the land of Whichwood in this stunning companion to Tahereh Mafi's acclaimed bestseller Furthermore.★ "Deliciously descriptive prose.... Darkly fascinating." −Kirkus★ "Unforgettable heroine." −BooklistOur story begins on a frosty night . . . Laylee can barely remember the happier times before her beloved mother died. Before her father, driven by grief, lost his wits (and his way) and she was left as the sole remaining mordeshoor in the village of Whichwood, destined to spend her days scrubbing the skins and souls of the dead in preparation for the afterlife. It's become easy to forget and easier still to ignore not only her ever-increasing loneliness, but the way her overworked hands are stiffening and turning silver, just like her hair. But soon, a pair of familiar strangers appear, and Laylee's world is turned upside down as she rediscovers color, magic, and the healing power of friendship. Lush and enchanting, critically-acclaimed author Tahereh Mafi weaves together an all-new magical adventure in this dark, Persian fantasy, a companion to the New York Times bestselling Furthermore.★ "In deliciously descriptive prose, the confiding, familiar narrator directly engages the 'dear reader' with witty asides, explanatory footnotes, and cautionary warnings as Laylee's woeful tale unfolds... Mafi uses her built world to interrogate norms and relationships in our own while never losing sight of her story. Memorable new characters experience the restorative power of friendship in this darkly fascinating, somewhat ghoulish sequel to Furthermore. −Kirkus, starred review ★ "It's Laylee's personal transformation that shines brightest, giving Mafi's singular fantasy an equally unforgettable heroine." −Booklist, starred review
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Mafi, Tahereh
Dewey number
[Fic]
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
7-8
LC call number
PZ7.M2695
LC item number
Whi 2017ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Bronson Pinchot
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pinchot, Bronson
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  • Magic
  • Dead
  • Friendship
  • Magic
  • Dead
  • Friendship
  • Dead
  • Friendship
  • Magic
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Fantasy / General
Target audience
pre adolescent
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Whichwood, by Tahereh Mafi
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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
on1011683957
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (7 hr., 9 min., 56 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780525493587
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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
Stock number
3EA654C1-5BD7-4BAF-857C-3BBD519B289B
System control number
(OCoLC)1011683957
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Whichwood, by Tahereh Mafi
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
on1011683957
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (7 hr., 9 min., 56 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780525493587
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
Stock number
3EA654C1-5BD7-4BAF-857C-3BBD519B289B
System control number
(OCoLC)1011683957
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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