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Prairie Nocturne

Ivan Doig

National Book Award finalist Ivan Doig writes about Big Sky country with raw authenticity. Set during the 1920s, Prairie Nocturne finds Susan Duff, the young songbird from Doig's Dancing at the Rascal Fair, now a middle-aged singing coach living in Helena. When her old flame Wes Williamson asks her to mentor his black chauffeur, Monty, she agrees. But racial tensions erupt when Susan's private lessons with Monty attract the attention of the KKK.

National Book Award finalist Ivan Doig writes about Big Sky country with raw authenticity. Set during the 1920s, Prairie Nocturne finds Susan Duff, the young songbird from Doig's Dancing at the Rascal Fair, now a middle-aged singing coach living in Helena. When her old flame Wes Williamson asks her to mentor his black chauffeur, Monty, she agrees. But racial tensions erupt when Susan's private lessons with Monty attract the attention of the KKK.
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National Book Award finalist Ivan Doig writes about Big Sky country with raw authenticity. Set during the 1920s, Prairie Nocturne finds Susan Duff, the young songbird from Doig's Dancing at the Rascal Fair, now a middle-aged singing coach living in Helena. When her old flame Wes Williamson asks her to mentor his black chauffeur, Monty, she agrees. But racial tensions erupt when Susan's private lessons with Monty attract the attention of the KKK.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Scott Sowers

Length:

15h 18m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

01:42


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

27:57


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

22:13


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

34:10


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

01:24:37


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

32:29


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

01:23:41


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

25:58


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

08:21


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

01:06:09


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

02:36:13


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

29:47


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

01:57:14


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

02:53:14


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

13:57


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

38:29


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

02:14