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The Darkest Child - A Novel

Delores Phillips

Delores Phillips' heart-rending debut novel is set in 1950s Georgia where most of Rozelle Quinn's 10 children can pass as white. Her brightest child, Tangy Mae, however, has the darkest skin of them all, and she longs to continue her education. But Rozelle thinks it's time for 13-year-old Tangy Mae to follow in her own footsteps and earn money "cleaning for whites" and bedding men at the "Farmhouse."

Delores Phillips' heart-rending debut novel is set in 1950s Georgia where most of Rozelle Quinn's 10 children can pass as white. Her brightest child, Tangy Mae, however, has the darkest skin of them all, and she longs to continue her education. But Rozelle thinks it's time for 13-year-old Tangy Mae to follow in her own footsteps and earn money "cleaning for whites" and bedding men at the "Farmhouse."
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

Delores Phillips' heart-rending debut novel is set in 1950s Georgia where most of Rozelle Quinn's 10 children can pass as white. Her brightest child, Tangy Mae, however, has the darkest skin of them all, and she longs to continue her education. But Rozelle thinks it's time for 13-year-old Tangy Mae to follow in her own footsteps and earn money "cleaning for whites" and bedding men at the "Farmhouse."

Language:

English

Narrators:

Cherise Boothe

Length:

13h 52m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

01:23


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

12:05


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

10:11


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

22:44


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

13:53


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

19:22


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

18:55


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

07:19


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

10:51


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

08:31


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

17:05


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

07:10


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

11:21


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

11:52


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

23:56


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

28:50


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

15:34


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

13:31


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

10:06


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

13:16


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

25:07


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

22:46


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

11:16


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

10:58


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

17:35


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

08:45


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

06:38


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

24:55


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

06:06


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

16:21


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

07:28


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

17:07


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

14:31


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

10:21


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

32:12


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

12:59


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

11:37


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

11:57


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

10:42


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

10:04


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

14:35


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

18:06


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

10:04


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

06:30


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

06:35


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

07:15


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

09:21


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

15:36


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

15:35


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

08:58


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

02:37


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

11:31


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

12:01


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

10:39


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

10:39


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

17:33


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

18:12


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

10:18


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

08:38


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

10:37


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

14:20


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

14:54


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

08:38


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

01:49