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The violin conspiracy  Cover Image Book Book

The violin conspiracy

Slocumb, Brendan (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 0593315413
  • ISBN: 9780593315415
  • Physical Description: 342 pages ; 25 cm
    print
  • Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, 2022.
  • Badges:
    • Recently Published: 5 / 5.0
    • Top Holds Over Last 5 Years: 5 / 5.0

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: "Ray McMillian loves playing the violin more than anything, and nothing will stop him from pursuing his dream of becoming a professional musician. Not his mother, who thinks he should get a real job, not the fact that he can't afford a high-caliber violin, not the racism inherent in the classical music world. And when he makes the startling discovery that his great-grandfather's fiddle is actually a priceless Stradivarius, his star begins to rise. Then with the international Tchaikovsky Competition-the Olympics of classical music-fast approaching, his prized family heirloom is stolen. Ray is determined to get it back. But now his family and the descendants of the man who once enslaved Ray's great-grandfather are each claiming that the violin belongs to them. With the odds stacked against him and the pressure mounting, will Ray ever see his beloved violin again?"--
Subject: Racism Fiction
Ransom Fiction
Theft Fiction
Stradivarius violin Fiction
African American musicians Fiction
Violinists Fiction
Genre: Novels.
Bildungsromans.
Social problem fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Bildungsromans.
Bildungsromans.
Social problem fiction.
Suspense fiction.
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Available copies

  • 23 of 47 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Rowayton Library.

Holds

  • 8 current holds with 47 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Rowayton Library MYS SLO (Text) 33625122840304 Adult New Mystery Available -

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