The glass hotel : a novel
—Mandel, Emily St. John, 1979- author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2020
1 available of 1 items

Vincent is a bartender at the Hotel Caiette, a five-star glass and cedar palace on an island in British Columbia. Jonathan Alkaitis works in finance and owns the hotel. When he passes Vincent his card with a tip, it's the beginning of their life together. That same day, Vincent's half-brother, Paul, scrawls a note on the windowed wall of the hotel: 'Why don't you swallow broken glass.' Leon Prevant, a shipping executive for a company called Neptune-Avramidis, sees the note from the hotel bar and is shaken to his core. Thirteen years later Vincent mysteriously disappears from the deck of a Neptune-Avramidis ship. Weaving together the lives of these characters, the story moves between the ship, the skyscrapers of Manhattan, and the wilderness of northern Vancouver Island, painting a breathtaking picture of greed and guilt, fantasy and delusion, art and the ghosts of the pasts. 2020.

Item Details
Subjects:
British Columbia -- Fiction.
British Columbia -- Vancouver Island.
British Columbia.
Canada -- Fiction.
Canada.
FICTION / Literary.
Hotels -- Fiction.
Hotels.
Missing persons -- Fiction.
Missing persons.
New York (State)
Ponzi schemes -- New York (State) -- Fiction.
Ponzi schemes.
Ships -- Fiction.
Ships.
Vancouver Island (B.C.) -- Fiction.
Genre:
Audiobooks.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Fiction.
Mystery fiction.
Novels.
Other Authors:
Moore, Dylan (Dylan Christina), narrator.
ISBN:
9780221063558
0221063552
Edition:
Computer data (1 file : 144 mb).
Description:
1 computer laser optical disc (10 hrs., 29 min.) : sound, 12cm
Notes:
Read by Dylan Moore.
Audio and text.
Issued also in online resource format.
DAISY reproduction. New York : Harper Audio, ℗2020.
Reproduced from: New York : Harper Audio, ℗2020. 9781443461375
Digital to DAISY.
DAISY 2.02 standard; MP3 compression at 32 kbps.
Studio original.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
DC102330
Link to PAC
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