The Resource Desperation Road, Michael Farris Smith, (eAudiobook)

Desperation Road, Michael Farris Smith, (eAudiobook)

Label
Desperation Road
Title
Desperation Road
Statement of responsibility
Michael Farris Smith
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Language
eng
Summary
For eleven years the clock has been ticking for Russell Gaines as he sat in Parchman Penitentiary in the Mississippi Delta. His sentence is now up for manslaughter, and he believes his debt has been paid. But when he returns to his South Mississippi hometown, he faces blood-thirsty revenge. Larry and Walt, older brothers of the young man Russell killed so many years ago, have had the calendar marked. They greet Russell the instant he steps off the bus with hard fists and dire promises.On the same day that Russell comes back, a homeless woman named Maben and her young daughter trudge along the side of the interstate under the punishing summer sun. Desperate and exhausted, the pair spends their last dollar on a room for the night, a night that ends with Maben running down a desolate back road holding a pistol, and a dead deputy sprawled across the asphalt. When Russell later rides up on the scene with the loaded shotgun he's gotten for protection tucked behind the seat of his father's truck, the eyes of the law can't help but look toward him.Along these dark back roads, lives twisted with regret intersect with violent and vengeful consequences as the differences between right and strong shift like the southern sky. Desperation Road, written in powerful and lyrical prose, is a story of troubled souls bound by a secret that stretches over the years and across the land
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Downloadable applications available for access via iOS 4.0+ devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch) and Android 2.1+ devices.
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MdPfRBL
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1970-
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Smith, Michael F.
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other
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  • Blackstone Audio, Inc
  • Recorded Books, LLC
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  • Ex-convicts
  • Violence
  • FICTION / Crime
  • Fiction
  • Mississippi
  • Audiobooks
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Label
Desperation Road, Michael Farris Smith, (eAudiobook)
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http://saltlakecout.rbdigital.com/#titles/9781478945826
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  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from title screen
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unknown
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Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (7 hr., 48 min.)
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unknown
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online
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Access restricted to subscribing institutions
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Isbn
9781478945826
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Publisher number
Z100105582
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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(MdPfRBL)rbdZ100105582
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  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • System requirements: 200 MB of free disk space, 512 MB of RAM, Windows Installer 3.1, Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64), Windows Media Player 10 QA
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Label
Desperation Road, Michael Farris Smith, (eAudiobook)
Link
http://saltlakecout.rbdigital.com/#titles/9781478945826
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from title screen
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (7 hr., 48 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781478945826
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Publisher number
Z100105582
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(MdPfRBL)rbdZ100105582
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • System requirements: 200 MB of free disk space, 512 MB of RAM, Windows Installer 3.1, Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64), Windows Media Player 10 QA
  • Requires RBdigital Media Manager or RBdigital mobile app
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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