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Wench - A Novel

Dolen Perkins-Valdez

Wench by Dolen Perkins-Valdez is startling and original fiction that raises provocative questions of power and freedom, love and dependence. An enchanting and unforgettable novel based on little-known fact, Wench combines the narrative allure of Cane by Lalita Tademy and the moral complexities of Edward P. Jones's The Known World as it tells the story of four black enslaved women in the years preceding the Civil War. A stunning debut novel, Wench marks author Perkins-Valdez-previously a finalist for the 2009 Robert Olen Butler Short Fiction Prize-as a writer destined for greatness.

Wench by Dolen Perkins-Valdez is startling and original fiction that raises provocative questions of power and freedom, love and dependence. An enchanting and unforgettable novel based on little-known fact, Wench combines the narrative allure of Cane by Lalita Tademy and the moral complexities of Edward P. Jones's The Known World as it tells the story of four black enslaved women in the years preceding the Civil War. A stunning debut novel, Wench marks author Perkins-Valdez-previously a finalist for the 2009 Robert Olen Butler Short Fiction Prize-as a writer destined for greatness.
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

Wench by Dolen Perkins-Valdez is startling and original fiction that raises provocative questions of power and freedom, love and dependence. An enchanting and unforgettable novel based on little-known fact, Wench combines the narrative allure of Cane by Lalita Tademy and the moral complexities of Edward P. Jones's The Known World as it tells the story of four black enslaved women in the years preceding the Civil War. A stunning debut novel, Wench marks author Perkins-Valdez-previously a finalist for the 2009 Robert Olen Butler Short Fiction Prize-as a writer destined for greatness.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Quincy Tyler Bernstine

Length:

8h 16m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

14:28


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

13:15


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

12:43


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

16:50


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

09:56


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

11:36


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

17:31


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

07:21


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

09:59


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

07:33


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

26:59


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

08:29


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

09:28


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

12:34


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

06:17


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

07:16


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

08:25


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

10:31


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

13:06


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

10:24


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

10:04


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

06:16


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

10:20


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

04:43


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

10:20


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

11:12


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

15:33


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

08:13


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

15:22


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

05:23


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

14:16


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

06:47


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

15:47


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

19:30


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

07:42


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

03:39


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

08:09


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

12:58


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

13:21


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

11:22


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

12:50


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

11:40


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

05:07


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

10:13


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

04:54


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

03:56


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

02:31