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Marlon James

Novelist Marlon James had his first book nominated as a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize and his second book named a New York Times Editor’s Choice. In this, his third novel, a failing preacher in 1957 Jamaica is ousted by a fiery newcomer who sends the congregation into a frenzy of spiritual awakening—and violence. “It’s 150-proof literary rum guaranteed to intoxicate and enchant. Highly recommended.”—Library Journal, starred review

Novelist Marlon James had his first book nominated as a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize and his second book named a New York Times Editor’s Choice. In this, his third novel, a failing preacher in 1957 Jamaica is ousted by a fiery newcomer who sends the congregation into a frenzy of spiritual awakening—and violence. “It’s 150-proof literary rum guaranteed to intoxicate and enchant. Highly recommended.”—Library Journal, starred review
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

Novelist Marlon James had his first book nominated as a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize and his second book named a New York Times Editor’s Choice. In this, his third novel, a failing preacher in 1957 Jamaica is ousted by a fiery newcomer who sends the congregation into a frenzy of spiritual awakening—and violence. “It’s 150-proof literary rum guaranteed to intoxicate and enchant. Highly recommended.”—Library Journal, starred review

Language:

English

Narrators:

Robin Miles

Length:

8h 23m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

08:07


Part 1, Chapter 1
Part 1, Chapter 1

11:59


Part 1, Chapter 2
Part 1, Chapter 2

29:53


Part 1, Chapter 3
Part 1, Chapter 3

28:07


Part 1, Chapter 4
Part 1, Chapter 4

26:30


Part 1, Chapter 5
Part 1, Chapter 5

16:31


Part 1, Chapter 6
Part 1, Chapter 6

20:53


Part 1, Chapter 7
Part 1, Chapter 7

41:47


Part 1, Chapter 8
Part 1, Chapter 8

37:58


Part 1, Chapter 9
Part 1, Chapter 9

16:50


Part 1, Chapter 10
Part 1, Chapter 10

23:38


Part 1, Chapter 11
Part 1, Chapter 11

19:13


Part 1, Chapter 12
Part 1, Chapter 12

09:04


Part 2, Chapter 13
Part 2, Chapter 13

21:24


Part 2, Chapter 14
Part 2, Chapter 14

15:18


Part 2, Chapter 15
Part 2, Chapter 15

15:39


Part 2, Chapter 16
Part 2, Chapter 16

08:15


Part 2, Chapter 17
Part 2, Chapter 17

05:58


Part 2, Chapter 18
Part 2, Chapter 18

13:18


Part 2, Chapter 19
Part 2, Chapter 19

05:21


Part 2, Chapter 20
Part 2, Chapter 20

05:29


Part 2, Chapter 21
Part 2, Chapter 21

07:06


Part 2, Chapter 22
Part 2, Chapter 22

16:43


Part 2, Chapter 23
Part 2, Chapter 23

30:20


Part 2, Chapter 24
Part 2, Chapter 24

12:07


Part 2, Chapter 25
Part 2, Chapter 25

38:27


Part 2, Chapter 26
Part 2, Chapter 26

12:29


Part 2, Chapter 27
Part 2, Chapter 27

03:15


Part 2, Chapter 28
Part 2, Chapter 28

02:02