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The Wake of Forgiveness

Bruce Machart

This accomplished debut novel from Bruce Machart has drawn critical raves. In 1895 Texas, Karel Skala enters the world while his mother dies in childbirth. Fifteen years later, guilt-stricken Karel puts his family’s fortunes on the line in a horse race against a powerful Spanish patriarch. “Machart’s moving story unfolds lyrically and sensually, with little fanfare, as his thoughtful prose propels a character-driven story about family, morality, and redemption.”—Publishers Weekly

This accomplished debut novel from Bruce Machart has drawn critical raves. In 1895 Texas, Karel Skala enters the world while his mother dies in childbirth. Fifteen years later, guilt-stricken Karel puts his family’s fortunes on the line in a horse race against a powerful Spanish patriarch. “Machart’s moving story unfolds lyrically and sensually, with little fanfare, as his thoughtful prose propels a character-driven story about family, morality, and redemption.”—Publishers Weekly
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

This accomplished debut novel from Bruce Machart has drawn critical raves. In 1895 Texas, Karel Skala enters the world while his mother dies in childbirth. Fifteen years later, guilt-stricken Karel puts his family’s fortunes on the line in a horse race against a powerful Spanish patriarch. “Machart’s moving story unfolds lyrically and sensually, with little fanfare, as his thoughtful prose propels a character-driven story about family, morality, and redemption.”—Publishers Weekly

Language:

English

Narrators:

Henry Strozier

Length:

10h 22m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

01:13


Part 1
Part 1

08:35


Part 2, Chapter 2
Part 2, Chapter 2

04:17


Part 2, Chapter 3
Part 2, Chapter 3

08:09


Part 2, Chapter 4
Part 2, Chapter 4

20:27


Part 2, Chapter 5
Part 2, Chapter 5

10:28


Part 2, Chapter 6
Part 2, Chapter 6

16:16


Part 3, Chapter 7
Part 3, Chapter 7

09:30


Part 3, Chapter 8
Part 3, Chapter 8

08:10


Part 3, Chapter 9
Part 3, Chapter 9

09:08


Part 3, Chapter 10
Part 3, Chapter 10

08:26


Part 3, Chapter 11
Part 3, Chapter 11

05:11


Part 3, Chapter 12
Part 3, Chapter 12

08:41


Part 3, Chapter 13
Part 3, Chapter 13

10:32


Part 3, Chapter 14
Part 3, Chapter 14

11:51


Part 4, Chapter 15
Part 4, Chapter 15

12:29


Part 4, Chapter 16
Part 4, Chapter 16

09:20


Part 4, Chapter 17
Part 4, Chapter 17

03:00


Part 4, Chapter 18
Part 4, Chapter 18

13:15


Part 4, Chapter 19
Part 4, Chapter 19

03:33


Part 4, Chapter 20
Part 4, Chapter 20

53:05


Part 4, Chapter 21
Part 4, Chapter 21

03:02


Part 4, Chapter 22
Part 4, Chapter 22

05:31


Part 4, Chapter 23
Part 4, Chapter 23

10:27


Part 4, Chapter 24
Part 4, Chapter 24

10:33


Part 5
Part 5

19:29


Part 6, Chapter 26
Part 6, Chapter 26

18:49


Part 6, Chapter 27
Part 6, Chapter 27

05:57


Part 6, Chapter 28
Part 6, Chapter 28

08:47


Part 6, Chapter 29
Part 6, Chapter 29

19:05


Part 6, Chapter 30
Part 6, Chapter 30

13:04


Part 6, Chapter 31
Part 6, Chapter 31

02:26


Part 6, Chapter 32
Part 6, Chapter 32

06:52


Part 6, Chapter 33
Part 6, Chapter 33

11:45


Part 6, Chapter 34
Part 6, Chapter 34

10:29


Part 6, Chapter 35
Part 6, Chapter 35

12:53


Part 6, Chapter 36
Part 6, Chapter 36

28:30


Part 7, Chapter 37
Part 7, Chapter 37

09:50


Part 7, Chapter 38
Part 7, Chapter 38

12:44


Part 7, Chapter 39
Part 7, Chapter 39

09:46


Part 7, Chapter 40
Part 7, Chapter 40

06:23


Part 7, Chapter 41
Part 7, Chapter 41

17:07


Part 7, Chapter 42
Part 7, Chapter 42

09:04


Part 8, Chapter 43
Part 8, Chapter 43

09:33


Part 8, Chapter 44
Part 8, Chapter 44

10:29


Part 8, Chapter 45
Part 8, Chapter 45

19:36


Part 8, Chapter 46
Part 8, Chapter 46

37:58


Part 8, Chapter 47
Part 8, Chapter 47

06:59


Part 8, Chapter 48
Part 8, Chapter 48

20:13


Part 8, Chapter 49
Part 8, Chapter 49

21:17


Part 9, Chapter 50
Part 9, Chapter 50

05:43


Part 9, Chapter 51
Part 9, Chapter 51

02:50