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The Color of Lightning

Paulette Jiles

"Meticulously researched and beautifully crafted.... This is glorious work." - Washington Post "A gripping, deeply relevant book." - New York Times Book Review From Paulette Jiles, author of the critically acclaimed New York Times bestsellers Enemy Women and Stormy Weather, comes a stirring work of fiction set on the untamed Texas frontier in the aftermath of the Civil War. One of only twelve books longlisted for the 2009 Scotiabank Giller Prize-one of Canada's most prestigious literary awards-The Color of Lightning is a beautifully rendered and unforgettable re-examination of one of the darkest periods in U.S. history.

"Meticulously researched and beautifully crafted.... This is glorious work." - Washington Post "A gripping, deeply relevant book." - New York Times Book Review From Paulette Jiles, author of the critically acclaimed New York Times bestsellers Enemy Women and Stormy Weather, comes a stirring work of fiction set on the untamed Texas frontier in the aftermath of the Civil War. One of only twelve books longlisted for the 2009 Scotiabank Giller Prize-one of Canada's most prestigious literary awards-The Color of Lightning is a beautifully rendered and unforgettable re-examination of one of the darkest periods in U.S. history.
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"Meticulously researched and beautifully crafted.... This is glorious work." - Washington Post "A gripping, deeply relevant book." - New York Times Book Review From Paulette Jiles, author of the critically acclaimed New York Times bestsellers Enemy Women and Stormy Weather, comes a stirring work of fiction set on the untamed Texas frontier in the aftermath of the Civil War. One of only twelve books longlisted for the 2009 Scotiabank Giller Prize-one of Canada's most prestigious literary awards-The Color of Lightning is a beautifully rendered and unforgettable re-examination of one of the darkest periods in U.S. history.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Jack Garrett

Length:

13h 35m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

00:19


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

27:02


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

23:18


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

32:12


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

22:00


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

19:52


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

13:03


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

12:30


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

35:02


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

32:06


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

26:16


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

27:54


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

22:22


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

28:37


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

26:09


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

28:41


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

27:07


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

23:02


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

24:47


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

15:45


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

20:15


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

35:44


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

17:20


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

20:10


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

15:36


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

22:52


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

20:07


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

07:37


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

11:10


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

19:58


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

17:46


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

33:28


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

23:01


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

21:25


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

14:23


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

18:27


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

22:34


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

05:12


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

00:43