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The Resource Hush hush, Laura Lippman, (sound recording)

Hush hush, Laura Lippman, (sound recording)

Label
Hush hush
Title
Hush hush
Statement of responsibility
Laura Lippman
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"On a searing August day, Melisandre Harris Dawes committed the unthinkable: she left her two-month-old daughter locked in a car while she sat nearby on the shores of the Patapsco River. Melisandre was found not guilty by reason of criminal insanity, although there was much skepticism about her mental state. Freed, she left the country, her husband and her two surviving children, determined to start over. But now Melisandre has returned Baltimore to meet with her estranged teenage daughters and wants to film the reunion for a documentary. The problem is, she relinquished custody and her ex, now remarried, isn't sure he approves. Now that's she's a mother herself--short on time, patience--Tess Monaghan wants nothing to do with a woman crazy enough to have killed her own child. But her mentor and close friend Tyner Gray, Melisandre's lawyer, has asked Tess and her new partner, retired Baltimore P.D. homicide detective Sandy Sanchez, to assess Melisandre's security needs. As a former reporter and private investigator, Tess tries to understand why other people break the rules and the law. Yet the imperious Melisandre is something far different from anyone she's encountered. A decade ago, a judge ruled that Melisandre was beyond rational thought. But was she? Tess tries to ignore the discomfort she feels around the confident, manipulative Melisandre. But that gets tricky after Melisandre becomes a prime suspect in a murder. Yet as her suspicions deepen, Tess realizes that just as she's been scrutinizing Melisandre, a judgmental stalker has been watching her every move as well" --
Member of
Summary
Hush blends mystery with an unflinching look at new parenthood. HBeautiful, upper-crust Melisandre Dawes purposefully left her baby in a hot car ten years ago; scandalously found not guilty of murder by reason of insanity, she fled the country. Now D back in Baltimore, Dawes has hired a down-and-out documentary filmmaker to tell her story and hopes to mend matters with her 15- and 17-year-old daughters. PI Tess Monaghan, worn out from caring for her strong-willed three-year-old daughter, must discover who's sending Dawes threatening notes and track down a killer in this excellent series installment. -- Description by Dawn Towery
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Audio
Assigning source
provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10427533
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
813.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Jan Maxwell
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Tess Monaghan mystery
Series volume
0012
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Hush hush, Laura Lippman, (sound recording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/011/178/000000000011178723.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
880241464
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
9 audio discs (10 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062372352
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
  • UACD 7056(9)
  • 11178723
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)880241464
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Hush hush, Laura Lippman, (sound recording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/011/178/000000000011178723.gif
Publication
Copyright
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
880241464
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
9 audio discs (10 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062372352
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
  • UACD 7056(9)
  • 11178723
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)880241464
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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