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The library book / Susan Orlean.

Orlean, Susan, author, narrator. (Author). Audioworks (Firm) (Added Author). Simon & Schuster Audio (Firm) (Added Author).
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  • 0 of 1 copy available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Northwest Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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1 current hold with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Red Lake Falls Public Library BOOK-ON-CD 027.4794 ORL (Text) 35500005610405 Main In transit -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781508266471
  • ISBN: 1508266476
  • Physical Description: 10 audio discs (approxomately 12 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Audioworks, imprint of Simon & Schuster Audio, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by the author.
Summary, etc.: Susan Orlean re-opens the unsolved mystery of the most catastrophic library fire in American history, and delivers a dazzling love letter to the beloved institution of libraries.
Author Notes

Susan Orlean has been a staff writer at The New Yorker since 1992. She is the author of seven books, including Rin Tin Tin, Saturday Night, and The Orchid Thief, which was made into the Academy Award–winning film Adaptation. She lives with her family and her animals in upstate New York and may be reached at and

Subject: Los Angeles Public Library. Central Library > Fire, 1986.
Los Angeles Public Library. Central Library > History.
Public libraries > California > Los Angeles > History.
Library materials > Conservation and restoration > California > Los Angeles.
Books > Conservation and restoration > California > Los Angeles.
Arson investigation.
Libraries > Social aspects.
Genre: True crime stories.
Topic Heading: Audiobooks, Unabridged.

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