News of the world : a novel
(Audiobook)

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Contributors
Gardner, Grover, narrator.
Published
[New York] : HarperCollins, [2020].
Edition
Unabridged.
Physical Desc
5 audio discs (6 1/2 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
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Central Kansas Library System - CKLS Rotating BooksWes JILChecked OutSeptember 13, 2021

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Format
Audiobook
Language
English
ISBN
9781094192321, 1094192325, 9781094192338, 1094192333

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General Note
Compact discs.
Participants/Performers
Performed by Grover Gardner.
Description
It is 1870 and Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd travels through northern Texas, giving live readings to paying audiences hungry for news of the world. In Wichita Falls, he is offered a $50 gold piece to deliver a young orphan to her relatives in San Antonio. Four years earlier, a band of Kiowa raiders killed Johanna's parents and sister. Sparing the little girl, they raised her as one of their own. Recently rescued by the U.S. army, the ten-year-old has once again been torn away from the only home she knows. As the miles pass, the two lonely survivors tentatively begin to trust each other, forging a bond that marks the difference between life and death in this treacherous land.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Jiles, P., & Gardner, G. (2020). News of the world: a novel (Unabridged.). HarperCollins.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Jiles, Paulette, 1943- and Grover, Gardner. 2020. News of the World: A Novel. [New York]: HarperCollins.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Jiles, Paulette, 1943- and Grover, Gardner. News of the World: A Novel [New York]: HarperCollins, 2020.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Jiles, Paulette, and Grover Gardner. News of the World: A Novel Unabridged., HarperCollins, 2020.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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