Cloud cuckoo land
(Playaway Audiobook)

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Published
Solon, Ohio : Findaway World, LLC, [2021]., ©2021
Edition
Unabridged.
ISBN
1667065483, 9781667065489
Physical Desc
1 audio media player (approx. 14.5 hr.) : digital, HD audio ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
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Published
Solon, Ohio : Findaway World, LLC, [2021]., ©2021
Format
Playaway Audiobook
Edition
Unabridged.
Language
English
ISBN
1667065483, 9781667065489

Notes

General Note
Issued on Playaway.
General Note
Release date supplied by publisher.
General Note
One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for playback.
General Note
Originally published by Simon and Schuster ℗2021
Participants/Performers
Read by Marin Ireland and Simon Jones.
Description
"Thirteen-year-old Anna, an orphan, lives inside the formidable walls of Constantinople in a house of women who make their living embroidering the robes of priests. Restless, insatiably curious, Anna learns to read, and in this ancient city, famous for its libraries, she finds a book, the story of Aethon, who longs to be turned into a bird so that he can fly to a utopian paradise in the sky. This she reads to her ailing sister as the walls of the only place she has known are bombarded in the great siege of Constantinople. Outside the walls is Omeir, a village boy, miles from home, conscripted with his beloved oxen into the invading army. His path and Anna's will cross. Five hundred years later, in a library in Idaho, octogenarian Zeno, who learned Greek as a prisoner of war, rehearses five children in a play adaptation of Aethon's story, preserved against all odds through centuries. Tucked among the library shelves is a bomb, planted by a troubled, idealistic teenager, Seymour. This is another siege. And in a not-so-distant future, on the interstellar ship Argos, Konstance is alone in a vault, copying on scraps of sacking the story of Aethon, told to her by her father. She has never set foot on our planet"--,Provided by publisher.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Doerr, A., Ireland, M., & Jones, S. (2021). Cloud cuckoo land (Unabridged.). Findaway World, LLC.

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

Doerr, Anthony, Marin, Ireland and Simon, Jones. 2021. Cloud Cuckoo Land. Findaway World, LLC.

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

Doerr, Anthony, Marin, Ireland and Simon, Jones. Cloud Cuckoo Land Findaway World, LLC, 2021.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Doerr, Anthony,, Marin Ireland, and Simon Jones. Cloud Cuckoo Land Unabridged., Findaway World, LLC, 2021.

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

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