We look forward to seeing you on your next visit to the library. Find a location near you.

Hard Times
(eAudiobook)

Book Cover
Your Rating: 0 stars
Star rating for

Average user rating: 4 stars
User ratings:
5 star
 
(0)
4 star
 
(2)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Contributors:
Published:
[United States] : Phoenix Books, Inc., 1996.
Content Description:
1 online resource (1 audio file (3hr., 16 min.)) : digital.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 9.3 - AR Pts: 20
Lexile measure:
1080L
Status:

Description

In the squalor of a textile town, successful businessman and arch-pragmatist Thomas Gradgrind, proclaiming that he is a self-made man, teaches his children to suppress their imaginations and embrace hard facts. He arranges the marriage of his daughter Louisa to Josiah Bounderby, an unattractive, boastful manufacturer who is thirty years older her senior, and Gradgrind' s son Tom goes to work in Bounderby's bank. But after Tom steals from his employer and Louisa flees the horrors of her marriage, Gradgrind must reconsider his lifelong devotion to facts and utility.

Also in This Series

More Like This

Other Editions and Formats

More Copies In LINK+

Loading LINK+ Copies...

More Details

Format:
eAudiobook
Edition:
Unabridged.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781614674894, 1614674892
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 9.3, 20 Points
Lexile measure:
1080

Notes

Restrictions on Access
Instant title available through hoopla.
Participants/Performers
Read by Paul Scofield.
Description
In the squalor of a textile town, successful businessman and arch-pragmatist Thomas Gradgrind, proclaiming that he is a self-made man, teaches his children to suppress their imaginations and embrace hard facts. He arranges the marriage of his daughter Louisa to Josiah Bounderby, an unattractive, boastful manufacturer who is thirty years older her senior, and Gradgrind' s son Tom goes to work in Bounderby's bank. But after Tom steals from his employer and Louisa flees the horrors of her marriage, Gradgrind must reconsider his lifelong devotion to facts and utility.
System Details
Mode of access: World Wide Web.

Reviews from GoodReads

Loading GoodReads Reviews.

Citations

APA Citation (style guide)

Dickens, C., & Scofield, P. (1996). Hard Times. Unabridged. [United States], Phoenix Books, Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Dickens, Charles and Paul, Scofield. 1996. Hard Times. [United States], Phoenix Books, Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Dickens, Charles and Paul, Scofield, Hard Times. [United States], Phoenix Books, Inc, 1996.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Dickens, Charles, and Paul Scofield. Hard Times. Unabridged. [United States], Phoenix Books, Inc, 1996.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

Staff View

Grouped Work ID:
e7391f68-ad7b-beb5-1fd7-9aeed1ed7723
Go To Grouped Work

Hoopla Extract Information

hooplaId15436611
titleHard Times
kindAUDIOBOOK
price1.29
active1
pa0
profanity0
children0
demo0
rating
abridged0
dateLastUpdatedOct 01, 2022 12:08:53 AM

Record Information

Last File Modification TimeNov 23, 2023 03:05:18 AM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeJun 19, 2024 02:34:19 AM

MARC Record

LEADER02173nim a22004215a 4500
001MWT15436611
003MWT
00520231027043327.0
006m     o  h        
007sz zunnnnnuned
007cr nnannnuuuua
008231027o1996    xxunnn eo      f  n eng d
020 |a 9781614674894 |q (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
020 |a 1614674892 |q (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
02842 |a MWT15436611
029 |a https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/ipg_9781614674894_180.jpeg
037 |a 15436611 |b Midwest Tape, LLC |n http://www.midwesttapes.com
040 |a Midwest |e rda
099 |a eAudiobook hoopla
1001 |a Dickens, Charles, |e author.
24510 |a Hard Times |h [electronic resource] / |c Charles Dickens.
250 |a Unabridged.
2641 |a [United States] : |b Phoenix Books, Inc., |c 1996.
2642 |b Made available through hoopla
300 |a 1 online resource (1 audio file (3hr., 16 min.)) : |b digital.
336 |a spoken word |b spw |2 rdacontent
337 |a computer |b c |2 rdamedia
338 |a online resource |b cr |2 rdacarrier
344 |a digital |h digital recording |2 rda
347 |a data file |2 rda
506 |a Instant title available through hoopla.
5111 |a Read by Paul Scofield.
520 |a In the squalor of a textile town, successful businessman and arch-pragmatist Thomas Gradgrind, proclaiming that he is a self-made man, teaches his children to suppress their imaginations and embrace hard facts. He arranges the marriage of his daughter Louisa to Josiah Bounderby, an unattractive, boastful manufacturer who is thirty years older her senior, and Gradgrind' s son Tom goes to work in Bounderby's bank. But after Tom steals from his employer and Louisa flees the horrors of her marriage, Gradgrind must reconsider his lifelong devotion to facts and utility.
538 |a Mode of access: World Wide Web.
7001 |a Scofield, Paul, |e reader.
7102 |a hoopla digital.
85640 |u https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/15436611?utm_source=MARC&Lid=hh4435 |z Instantly available on hoopla.
85642 |z Cover image |u https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/ipg_9781614674894_180.jpeg