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by Robinson, Peter. Narrated by Desmond Scott. Mystery. Audiobook. 15:26 hours. M Rob.
Title
Aftermath : an Inspector Banks novel
Author
Robinson, Peter
Narrator
Desmond Scott
Media
Audiobook
Cassettes / Disks
11
Time
15:26 hours
Genre
Mystery
Abstract
Police Constable Janet Taylor and her partner PC Dennis Morrisey answer a domestic dispute call. They not only come upon a gory, bloody scene, but eventually become part of it. Inspector Banks arrives to solve the complex case, but it's the aftermath of this case that takes him into the past to another horrifying series of murders.
Notes
Inspector Banks series #12
Call No.
M Rob
ISBN
0-771-07578-2
Accession No.
2003277
Member Library Holdings
BPL c.3 9/04
Publisher
Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, 2001.
Producer
Toronto, CNIB, 2002. [CNIB, 2002] (CC07522) 2002:2
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by Choy, Wayson. Narrated by Desmond Scott. General Fiction. DAISY. 12:50 hours. F Cho.
Title
All that matters
Author
Choy, Wayson
Narrator
Desmond Scott
Media
DAISY
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
12:50 hours
Genre
General Fiction
Abstract
Revisits the family home of the Chen siblings in 1930's and 1940's Vancouver. Kiam-Kim tells how he arrived in Canada at age three with his widowed father and grandmother. As he matures under the tutelage of his tough-as-nails grandmother Poh-Poh, he faces down several challenges to his family position, and also makes friends with the Irish boy next door.
Call No.
F Cho
ISBN
0-616-28423-3
Accession No.
20091363
Member Library Holdings
FV C.3 05/10
PLI C.2 09/09
VPL C.1 09/09
WV C.4 06/10
Producer
CNIB DC26397
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by Freely, Maureen; Pamuk, Orhan. Narrated by Desmond Scott. Mystery. DAISY. 21:09 hours. M Pam.
Title
The black book
Author
Freely, Maureen
Pamuk, Orhan
Narrator
Desmond Scott
Media
DAISY
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
21:09 hours
Genre
Mystery
Abstract
Galip is a lawyer living in Istanbul when his wife disappears, perhaps having run off with her ex-husband, Celâl, a popular newspaper columnist. When Celâl also vanishes, Galip investigates and finds himself assuming Celâl's identity. He pursues every clue, but the nature of the mystery keeps changing, and when he receives a death threat, he fears the worst.
Call No.
M Pam
ISBN
978-0-616-43526-7
Accession No.
2010557
Member Library Holdings
BPL c.4 08/14
FV C.1 07/10
NVD C.3 07/10
Producer
CNIB DC33745
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by Huston, Nancy. Narrated by Desmond Scott, Gina Clayton. General Fiction. DAISY. 9:42 hours. F Hus.
Title
Fault lines
Author
Huston, Nancy
Narrator
Desmond Scott
Gina Clayton
Media
DAISY
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
9:42 hours
Genre
General Fiction
Abstract
Told through the eyes of four six-year-old children, each telling the history of one family, from present day California working backwards to the Holocaust era. With each successive child narrator, the reader moves closer to a dark family secret and the decades-long fallout from it.
Call No.
F Hus
ISBN
978-0-616-45087-1
Accession No.
20091374
Member Library Holdings
NVD C.3 06/10
PLI c.2 12/16
Producer
CNIB DC32655
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by Choy, Wayson. Narrated by Desmond Scott. General Fiction. DAISY. 8:23 hours. F Cho.
Title
The jade peony
Author
Choy, Wayson
Narrator
Desmond Scott
Media
DAISY
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
8:23 hours
Genre
General Fiction
Abstract
Three young Chinese immigrants to Canada share their stories about growing up as new Canadians. They discuss their family and the relationships among its members, as well as their own childhoods which vary depending on their gender and age.
Call No.
F Cho
ISBN
0-616-12117-2
Accession No.
20091364
Member Library Holdings
PM C.2 09/09
RPL C.3 06/10
VPL C.1 09/09
Producer
CNIB DC17207
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by Martel, Yann. Narrated by Desmond Scott. General Fiction. DAISY. 12:44 hours. F Mar.
Title
Life of Pi : a novel
Author
Martel, Yann
Narrator
Desmond Scott
Media
DAISY
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
12:44 hours
Genre
General Fiction
Abstract
Pi lives in India, where his family runs a zoo. When their boat sinks enroute to Canada, Pi finds himself in a lifeboat with a hyena, a zebra, an orang-utan and a 450-pound Royal Bengal tiger. With his devout belief in three religions, Pi manages to keep his wits about him as the animals begin to assert their places in the food chain.
Call No.
F Mar
ISBN
0-616-16094-1
Accession No.
20061045
Member Library Holdings
BPL C.5 06/10
NVD c.2 7/06
SPL c.3 7/06
VPL c.1 7/06
Publisher
Toronto : Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 2001.
Producer
Toronto, CNIB, 2003. [CNIB, 2003] (CC07825) 2003:3
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by Gombrich, E.H.; Mustill, Caroline. Narrated by Desmond Scott. Juvenile Non-Fiction. MP3. 10:58 hours. J909 Wor.
Title
A little history of the world
Author
Gombrich, E.H.
Mustill, Caroline
Narrator
Desmond Scott
Media
MP3
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
10:58 hours
Genre
Juvenile Non-Fiction
Subject
World history.
Abstract
A history of humankind from the Stone Age through World War II, including accounts of cave people and their inventions, ancient life along the Nile and in Mesopotamia and Greece, the growth of religion, the Dark Ages and the New World.
Call No.
J909 Wor
ISBN
9780300108835
Accession No.
2008409
Member Library Holdings
FV c.1 12/08 SPL c.2 12/08
Publisher
New Haven : Yale University Press, c2005
Producer
CNIB, 2008 DS28550
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by Ricci, Nino. Narrated by Desmond Scott. General Fiction. DAISY. 6:40 hours. F Ric.
Title
Lives of the saints
Author
Ricci, Nino
Narrator
Desmond Scott
Media
DAISY
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
6:40 hours
Genre
General Fiction
Abstract
Christina's affair with a mysterious stranger abruptly shatters the innocence of her son's childhood. As Vittorio tries to piece together the truth of his mother's crime, the reader is shown the hypocrisy and malice that lurks beneath the veneer of Catholicism in their small Italian village.
Call No.
F Ric
ISBN
0850318777
Accession No.
2005185
Member Library Holdings
BPL c.3 10/05
CPL c.4 10/05
FV c.2 10/05
SPL c.5 10/05
Publisher
Dunvegan, ON : Cormorant, 1990.
Producer
Toronto, CNIB, 1992. [CNIB, 1992] (CC04090) JUL92; Daisy 2003
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by Barnes, Julian. Narrated by Desmond Scott. General Fiction. DAISY. 7:11 hours. F Bar.
Title
Love, etc.
Author
Barnes, Julian
Narrator
Desmond Scott
Media
DAISY
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
7:11 hours
Genre
General Fiction
Abstract
Gillian and Oliver are married with children and live in a rundown London neighbourhood. Stuart, recently returned from the US, is a successful owner of a chain of grocery stores. Outwardly, he appears to be indifferent to the fate of Oliver and Gillian, but it becomes clear that his memories of betrayal have not disappeared.
Call No.
F Bar
Accession No.
2008206
Member Library Holdings
NVD c.2 3/08
NW C.4 06/10
RPL C.3 06/10
VPL c.1 3/08
Producer
CNIB DC 21677
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by Engel, Howard. Narrated by Desmond Scott. Mystery. DAISY. 7:01 hours. M Eng.
Title
Memory book
Author
Engel, Howard
Narrator
Desmond Scott
Media
DAISY
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
7:01 hours
Genre
Mystery
Abstract
Detective Benny Cooperman is in a Toronto hospital after a blow to the head affects his memory and gives him alexia - he can write but can't read. When he learns he was found unconscious beside a dead woman, he figures he must have been close to solving a case. Benny tries to piece together the events that led to murder - and his own injuries.
Call No.
M Eng
ISBN
0-616-25555-1
Accession No.
2006411
Member Library Holdings
NW c.2 10/06
VPL C.4 06/10
WV c.3 10/06
Publisher
Toronto : Penguin Canada, 2005.
Producer
Toronto, CNIB, 2005. [CNIB, 2005] (CC08238) (DC27599) 2005:1
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by Weisbord, Merrily. Narrated by Desmond Scott. Adult Non-Fiction. DAISY. 5:20 hours. 940.5371 Wei.
Title
The valour and the horror
Author
Weisbord, Merrily
Narrator
Desmond Scott
Media
DAISY
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
5:20 hours
Genre
Adult Non-Fiction
Subject
World War, 1939-1945--Canada.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives--Canadian.
Abstract
The horrors of the battle of Hong Kong, the bombing of Europe and the battle of Normandy are documented through hundreds of interviews with World War II veterans. Based on the CBC television series.
Call No.
940.5371 Wei
ISBN
0002157446
Accession No.
2005195
Member Library Holdings
FV c.1 4/08
Publisher
Toronto : Harper Collins, 1991.
Producer
Toronto, CNIB, 1994. CNIB, 1993 (CC04541) 94:1; Daisy 2003
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