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The Mars Room [sound recording] / Rachel Kushner.

Kushner, Rachel, (author,, narrator.). Gordon, Kim, 1953- (composer,, performer.).

Available copies

  • 6 of 10 copies available at NC Cardinal.

Current holds

0 current holds with 10 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library CDBOOK KUSHNER (Text) 39493108356330 Adult Audiobook Available -
Alexander Main Library BOCD F Kushner (Text) 34269001226514 Adult Audiobook Checked out 01/03/2019
Black Mountain Library KUS CD 60376 (Text) 0020511966226 Adult Audiobook Available -
Forsyth Central KUSHNER, RACHEL 9 CD (Text) 0112522022477 Adult Audiobook Available -
Goldsboro Library CD KUS (Text) 990000000531600 Adult New Audiobook Checked out 12/28/2018
Lee County Main Library AUD CD FIC KUSHNER (Text) 33262003255154 Adult Audiobook Checked out 12/10/2018
Mills River Branch KUS (Text) 33258008440484 Adult Audiobook Available -
Walkertown Branch KUSHNER, RACHEL 9 CD (Text) 0112522054717 Adult Audiobook Available -
Weaverville Library KUS CD 60377 (Text) 0020511966200 Adult Audiobook Checked out 12/27/2018
West Asheville Library KUS CD 60378 (Text) 0020511966218 Adult Audiobook Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781508244370
  • ISBN: 1508244375
  • Physical Description: 9 audio discs (9 hours, 30 minutes) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Simon & Schuster Audio, [2018]

Content descriptions

Participant or Performer Note:
Read by the author, with music by Kim Gordon.
Summary, etc.:
It's 2003 and Romy Hall is at the start of two consecutive life sentences at Stanville Women's Correctional Facility, deep in California's Central Valley. Outside is the world from which she has been severed, the San Francisco of her youth and her young son, Jackson. Inside is a new reality, thousands of women hustling for the bare essentials needed to survive. The bluffing and pageantry and casual acts of violence by guards and prisoners alike. The deadpan absurdities of institutional living, which Kushner evokes with great humor and precision.
Subject: Women prisoners > Fiction.
Murder > Fiction.
Prisons > Fiction.
Prisoners > Fiction.
Mothers and sons > Fiction.
Inmates of institutions > Fiction.
California > Fiction.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Sound recordings.

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