The Resource A decent ride : A Novel., Irvine Welsh, (downloadable audiobook)

A decent ride : A Novel., Irvine Welsh, (downloadable audiobook)

Label
A decent ride : A Novel.
Title
A decent ride
Title remainder
A Novel.
Statement of responsibility
Irvine Welsh
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Irvine Welsh returns to Edinburgh, the home of Trainspotting and so many of his novels since, with a new novel featuring one of his most iconic and beloved characters?'Juice' Terry Lawson?that's thick on the Scottish brogue, heavy on the filth and masterful in its comedic timing.A Decent Ride sees Irvine Welsh back in Edinburgh, this time with one of his most compelling and popular characters front and center: the rampaging force of nature that is 'Juice' Terry Lawson, first seen in Glue. Juice is a man who contains multitudes: he's a top shagger, drug-dealing, gonzo pornstar and taxi driver. As we ride along in Juice's cab through the depraved streets of Edinburgh, Juice encounters a series of charmingly filthy characters, each of whom present their own, uh, unique challenges. Has he finally met his match in Hurricane 'Bawbag'? Can he discover the fate of the missing beauty, Jinty Magdalen, and keep her idiot-savant lover, the man-child Wee Jonty, out of prison? Will he find out the real motives of unscrupulous American businessman and reality-TV star, Ronald Checker? And, crucially, will Juice be able to negotiate life after a terrible event robs him of his sexual virility, and can a new fascination for the game of golf help him to live without . . . a decent ride? (The meaning of the title is starting to sink in now, huh?). So buckle your seatbelts and prepare for one unforgettable ride
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Welsh, Irvine
PerformerNote
Narrator: Tam Dean Burn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burn, Tam Dean Burn
  • Overdrive, Inc
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  • Fiction
  • Humor (Fiction)
  • Literature
  • Mystery
Label
A decent ride : A Novel., Irvine Welsh, (downloadable audiobook)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100726&titleID=2301009
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (12 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780399568107
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
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0a3c0ef4-dcd0-4344-b84a-601f8aada37d
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
System control number
  • ODN0002301009
  • 2895015
System details
Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 399293 KB)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A decent ride : A Novel., Irvine Welsh, (downloadable audiobook)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100726&titleID=2301009
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (12 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780399568107
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0a3c0ef4-dcd0-4344-b84a-601f8aada37d
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
System control number
  • ODN0002301009
  • 2895015
System details
Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 399293 KB)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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