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The night tiger : a novel / Yangsze Choo.

The night tiger : a novel

Choo, Yangsze, author, narrator. (Author).

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Current holds

    0 current holds with 2 total copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Main CD Fiction Choo 12 discs (Text) 31307023865050 New Checked out 07/22/2019
West Leonard CD Fiction Choo 12 discs (Text) 31307023865068 Audiobooks Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250316998 (audiobook)
  • ISBN: 1250316995 (audiobook)
  • Physical Description: 12 audio discs (14 hr., 10 min.) : CD audio, digital, 1.4 m/s, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Macmillan Audio, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Unabridged.
Title from web page.
Compact disc.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by the author.
Summary, etc.:
"Quick-witted, ambitious Ji Lin is stuck as an apprentice dressmaker, moonlighting as a dancehall girl to help pay off her mother's Mahjong debts. But when one of her dance partners accidentally leaves behind a gruesome souvenir, Ji Lin may finally get the adventure she has been longing for. Eleven-year-old houseboy Ren is also on a mission, racing to fulfill his former master's dying wish: that Ren find the man's finger, lost years ago in an accident, and bury it with his body. Ren has 49 days to do so, or his master's soul will wander the earth forever. As the days tick relentlessly by, a series of unexplained deaths wracks the district, along with whispers of men who turn into tigers. Ji Lin and Ren's increasingly dangerous paths crisscross through lush plantations, hospital storage rooms, and ghostly dreamscapes. Yangsze Choo's The Night Tiger pulls us into a world of servants and masters, age-old superstition and modern idealism, sibling rivalry and forbidden love. But anchoring this dazzling, propulsive novel is the intimate coming of age of a child and a young woman, each searching for their place in a society that would rather they stay invisible." -- Amazon.
Subject: Bildungsromans.
Superstition > Fiction.
Dancers > Fiction.
Genre: Bildungsromans.
Audiobooks.
Fantasy fiction.
Historical fiction.

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