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Transcendent kingdom [sound recording] / Yaa Gyasi.

Gyasi, Yaa, (author.). Turpin, Bahni, (narrator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Gifty, a sixth-year PhD candidate in neuroscience at Stanford University School of Medicine, is determined to discover the scientific basis for the suffering she sees all around her. But even as she turns to the hard sciences to unlock the mystery of her family's loss, she finds herself hungering for her childhood faith and grappling with the evangelical church in which she was raised, whose promise of salvation remains as tantalizing as it is elusive.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library CD FIC GYASI (Text) 33892100476879 Adult New Audiobooks Audiobook CD None 10/08/2020 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593215302
  • ISBN: 0593215303
  • Physical Description: 7 audio discs (8 hr., 30 min.) ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Random House Audio, [2020].

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from disc surface.
Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Bahni Turpin.
Summary, etc.:
Gifty, a sixth-year PhD candidate in neuroscience at Stanford University School of Medicine, is determined to discover the scientific basis for the suffering she sees all around her. But even as she turns to the hard sciences to unlock the mystery of her family's loss, she finds herself hungering for her childhood faith and grappling with the evangelical church in which she was raised, whose promise of salvation remains as tantalizing as it is elusive.
Subject: Women medical students > Fiction.
Ghanaians > United States > Fiction.
Grief > Fiction.
Faith > Fiction.
Mentally ill mothers > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Psychiatry > Research > Fiction.
Depressed persons > Fiction.
Brothers > Death > Fiction.
California > Fiction.
FICTION / Literary.
FICTION / Family Life / Siblings.
FICTION / African American / General.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Novels.
Psychological fiction.
Audiobooks.
Sound recordings.
Summary: Gifty, a sixth-year PhD candidate in neuroscience at Stanford University School of Medicine, is determined to discover the scientific basis for the suffering she sees all around her. But even as she turns to the hard sciences to unlock the mystery of her family's loss, she finds herself hungering for her childhood faith and grappling with the evangelical church in which she was raised, whose promise of salvation remains as tantalizing as it is elusive.

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