The Resource Now I see you : a memoir, Nicole C. Kear

Now I see you : a memoir, Nicole C. Kear

Label
Now I see you : a memoir
Title
Now I see you
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Nicole C. Kear
Creator
Contributor
Author
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At nineteen years old, Nicole C. Kear's biggest concern is choosing a major--until she walks into a doctor's office in midtown Manhattan and gets a life-changing diagnosis. She is going blind, courtesy of an eye disease called retinitis pigmentosa, and has only a decade or so before lights-out. Instead of making preparations as the doctor suggests, Kear decides to carpe diem and make the most of the vision she has left. She joins a circus school, tears through boyfriends, travels the world, and through all these high jinks, she keeps her vision loss a secret. When Kear becomes a mother, just a few years shy of her vision's expiration date, she amends her carpe diem strategy, giving up recklessness in order to relish every moment with her kids. Her secret, though, is harder to surrender--and as her vision deteriorates, harder to keep hidden. As her world grows blurred, one thing becomes clear: no matter how hard she fights, she won't win the battle against blindness. But if she comes clean with her secret, and comes to terms with the loss, she can still win her happy ending. Told with humor and irreverence, Now I See You is an uplifting story about refusing to cower at life's curveballs, about the power of love to triumph over fear. But at its core, it's a story about acceptance: facing the truths that just won't go away and facing yourself, broken parts and all
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kear, Nicole C
Dewey number
617.7/35
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
RE661.R45
LC item number
K43 2014ab
Literary text for sound recordings
autobiography
Music parts
not applicable
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Narrator not specified
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Blackstone Audio, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kear, Nicole C
  • Retinitis pigmentosa
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Medical
  • MEDICAL / Surgery / General
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Label
Now I see you : a memoir, Nicole C. Kear
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=7E47E788-F762-4A29-91FD-FA1F2D04003E
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Copyright
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unknown
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn881287529
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (07 hr., 50 min., 18 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781482996982
Isbn Type
(electronic audio bk.)
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
7E47E788-F762-4A29-91FD-FA1F2D04003E
System control number
(OCoLC)881287529
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Now I see you : a memoir, Nicole C. Kear
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=7E47E788-F762-4A29-91FD-FA1F2D04003E
Publication
Copyright
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
ocn881287529
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (07 hr., 50 min., 18 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781482996982
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
Stock number
7E47E788-F762-4A29-91FD-FA1F2D04003E
System control number
(OCoLC)881287529
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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