Bel Canto: A Novel

Title Bel Canto: A Novel
Book Number DB054190
Names Patchett, Ann.
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Narrator Fox, Jill
Language English
Annotation The private performance of lyric soprano Roxane Coss entices Japanese industrialist Katsumi Hosokawa to attend a party in his honor in South America. While the audience applauds, guerrillas occupy the mansion taking everyone hostage. As the outer world recedes, relationships between captors and captives come into play. Some strong language. PEN/Faulkner Award. 2001.
Local Subject Human Relationships - Fiction - HRF
ABLE - Staff picks - ABLE
Love Stories - Spicy Romance - ROX
Adult Book - AD
Long Book - LO
Classics - CLA
Contemporary / Modern Fiction - MDF
Stage & Screen - Fiction - STGF
Adult Fiction - AF
Audience Notes Award winner. NLS/BPH
Contains some strong language. NLS/BPH
Female narrator. NLS/BPH
LC Subject Downloadable books
Talking books
Embassy buildings - Fiction
Hostages - Fiction
Victims of terrorism - Fiction
Women singers - Fiction
South America - Fiction
Psychological fiction
Crime stories
Political fiction
Psychological fiction
Call Number 813.54 AFI
Released 2007
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : (APH, recording studio). 2007 (APH, recording studio).
Original Publication 1st ed. New York : HarperCollins, c2001. Recorded from: 0060934417
1st ed. New York : HarperCollins, c2001. Recorded from:
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