Fairy tale : a novel
(Pre-loaded Audio)

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Contributors
Numrich, Seth, narrator.
Published
New York : Audioworks, p2022.
ISBN
9781669659785, 166965978X
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LocationCall NumberStatus
Bloomingdale Public Library - New AudiobooksPLWY F KINOn hold for someone
Flossmoor Public Library - StacksPLWY FIC KINChecked out
Glen Ellyn Public Library - Available soonPLAYAWAY FIC KING, STEPHENAvailable soon
St. Charles Public Library District - Adult New AudiobooksAUDIO BOOK FIC KINGChecked out
Tinley Park Public Library - 1st Floor NewAUDIOBOOK FICTION KING, STEPHENOn Shelf

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Format
Pre-loaded Audio
Edition
Unabridged.
Physical Desc
1 audio media player (Approx. 24 hours) : digital, HD audio ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Language
English

Notes

General Note
Title from Playaway label.
General Note
Originally published by Simon & Schuster Audio ℗2022.
General Note
Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player.
General Note
One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for listening.
General Note
Accompanying material may vary.
General Note
"Light."
Participants/Performers
Read by Seth Numrich with Stephen King.
Description
Charlie Reade looks like a regular high school kid, great at baseball and football, a decent student. But he carries a heavy load. His mom was killed in a hit-and-run accident when he was ten, and grief drove his dad to drink. Charlie learned how to take care of himself--and his dad. Then, when Charlie is seventeen, he meets Howard Bowditch, a recluse with a big dog in a big house at the top of a big hill. In the backyard is a locked shed from which strange sounds emerge, as if some creature is trying to escape. When Mr. Bowditch dies, he leaves Charlie the house, a massive amount of gold, a cassette tape telling a story that is impossible to believe, and a responsibility far too massive for a boy to shoulder. Because within the shed is a portal to another world--one whose denizens are in peril and whose monstrous leaders may destroy their own world, and ours. In this parallel universe, where two moons race across the sky, and the grand towers of a sprawling palace pierce the clouds, there are exiled princesses and princes who suffer horrific punishments; there are dungeons; there are games in which men and women must fight each other to the death for the amusement of the "Fair One." And there is a magic sundial that can turn back time.
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PLAYAWAY

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Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

King, S., & Numrich, S. (2022). Fairy tale: a novel (Unabridged.). Audioworks.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

King, Stephen, 1947- and Seth, Numrich. 2022. Fairy Tale: A Novel. New York: Audioworks.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

King, Stephen, 1947- and Seth, Numrich. Fairy Tale: A Novel New York: Audioworks, 2022.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

King, Stephen, and Seth Numrich. Fairy Tale: A Novel Unabridged., Audioworks, 2022.

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