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Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch FIC BRA (Text) 0530004354193 Adult Audiobook MP3 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781606408834
  • ISBN: 1606408836
  • Physical Description: 1 sound media player (approximately 5 hr.) : digital ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [Solon, Ohio] : Findaway World, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from Playaway label.
Issued on Playaway, a dedicated media player.
One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for playback.
Originally issued by Blackstone Audiobooks on compact disc in 2005.
"Playaway. Audiobooks. Pre-loaded and portable."--Container.
"Blackstone Audio, Inc."--Container.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Christopher Hurt.
Summary, etc.:
The system was simple. Everyone understood it. Books were for burning, along with the houses in which they were hidden. Guy Montag was a fireman whose job it was to start fires, and he enjoys his job. He had been a fireman for ten years, and never questioned the pleasure of the midnight runs nor the joy of watching pages consumed by flames. He never questioned anything until he met a seventeen-year-old girl who told him of a past when people were not afraid and a professor who told him of a future in which people could think. Guy Montag suddenly realized what he had to do.
Target Audience Note:
890L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader UG 5.2 7 736
Subject: State-sponsored terrorism > Fiction.
Totalitarianism > Fiction.
Book burning > Fiction.
Censorship > Fiction.
Political satire.
Genre: Science fiction.

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