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Frog Music (2014)
(eAudiobook - OverDrive)


Published: Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc. / Hachette Audio, 2014
Description:  1 online resource
ISBN/ISSN: 9781478982487,
Language:  English


Title from: Title details screen

Number of tracks: 12

Duration: 12:43:51

Transfer to Apple device: No, Yes

OverDrive subjects: Fiction, Literature

Reader: Khristine Hvam

Emma Donoghue's explosive new novel, based on an unsolved murder.Summer of 1876. San Francisco is in the fierce grip of a record-breaking heat wave and a smallpox epidemic. Through the window of a railroad saloon, a young woman called Jenny Bonnet is shot dead.The survivor, her friend Blanche Beunon, is a French burlesque dancer. Over the next three days, she will risk everything to bring Jenny's murderer to justice if he doesn't track her down first.The story Blanche struggles to piece together is one of free-love bohemians, desperate paupers, and arrogant millionaires; of jealous men, icy women, and damaged children. It's the secret life of Jenny herself, a notorious character who breaks the law every morning by getting dressed: a charmer as slippery as the frogs she hunts.In thrilling, cinematic style, Frog Music digs up a long-forgotten, never-solved crime. Full of songs that migrated across the world, Emma Donoghue's lyrical tale of love and bloodshed..

Requires OverDrive Media Console 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile), OverDrive Media Console 1.0 / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)

Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook, OverDrive WMA Audiobook

Mode of access: World Wide Web

File size: 2097151 KB

In English

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Additional Credits:
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