The Resource A Touch of Magic

A Touch of Magic

Label
A Touch of Magic
Title
A Touch of Magic
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Summary
"Remarkable how the nursery caught the telepathic emanations of thechildren's minds...The children thought lions, and there were lions..."-From The Veldt by Ray BradburyBy turns funny, moving, romantic and surreal, and filled with unexpected twists and turns, each of the tales on this lineup has a magical element.Andrew Lam'sThe Palmistperformed by James Naughton A chance encounter on a bus between a fortune-teller and a teenage boyRay Bradbury'sThe Veldtperformed by Stephen Colbert A room which can take you anywhere in the world - sometimes with dangerous consequencesW.W. Jacobs'The Monkey's Pawperformed by John Lithgow A wonderful ghost story about a trinket with terrible powersSaki'sThe Occasional Gardenperformed by Daniel Gerroll If you can't grow a garden; poof! - you can rent oneDonald Barthelme'sThe Balloonperformed by Maria Tucci There's something suddenly in the sky in midtown Manhattan...Kevin Brockmeier'sThe Year of Silenceperformed by Anthony Rapp What if everything went quiet?Jonathan Safran Foer'sThe Sixth Boroughperformed by Jerry Zaks Yes, New York had a Sixth Borough, but it drifted away...Aimee Bender'sDrunken Mimiperformed by Bernadette Quigley A romance between a mermaid and an impHaruki Murakami'sThe Little Green Monsterperformed by Dana Ivey A piece of Murakami magic: Is this a monster I see before me?T.C. Boyle'sSwept Awayperformed by René Auberjonois This story's weather forecast: Very windy and very funnySelected Shorts is an award-winning, one-hour program featuring readings of classic and new short fiction, recorded live at New York's Symphony Space. One of the most popular series on the airwaves, this unique show is hosted by Isaiah Sheffer and produced for radio by Symphony Space and WNYC Radio
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technical information on music
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
  • Lam, Andrew
  • Boyle, T. C
  • Naughton, James
  • Colbert, Stephen
  • Lithgow, John
  • Gerroll, Daniel
  • Tucci, Maria
  • Rapp, Anthony
  • Zaks, Jerry
  • Quigley, Bernadette
  • Ivey, Dana
  • Bradbury, Ray
  • Auberjonois, Rene
  • Jacobs, W. W
  • Saki
  • Barthelme, Donald
  • Brockmeier, Kevin
  • Safran Foer, Jonathan
  • Bender, Aimee
  • Murakami, Haruki
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fantasy
  • Short Stories
  • Fiction
Label
A Touch of Magic
Instantiates
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
OVERDRIVE:1904b4dd-4a11-4393-87bb-da6bc00fab25
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not applicable
Form of item
electronic
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http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781934033135
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A Touch of Magic
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
OVERDRIVE:1904b4dd-4a11-4393-87bb-da6bc00fab25
Dimensions
not applicable
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781934033135
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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