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The Good Earth Trilogy
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  • 1

    The Good Earth

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 37 mins)
    • By Pearl S. Buck
    • Narrated By Anthony Heald
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    Overall
    (1697)
    Performance
    (870)
    Story
    (882)

    This Pulitzer Prize-winning classic tells the poignant tale of a Chinese farmer and his family in old agrarian China. The humble Wang Lung glories in the soil he works, nurturing the land as it nurtures him and his family. Nearby, the nobles of the House of Hwang consider themselves above the land and its workers; but they will soon meet their own downfall. The working people riot, breaking into the homes of the rich and forcing them to flee. When Wang Lung shows mercy to one noble and is rewarded, he begins to rise in the world, even as the House of Hwang falls.

    Marv says: "a masterpiece!"
    a masterpiece!

    This is the story of a humble Chinese peasant farmer struggling to eke out a living in rural China around the turn of the last century. He also strugg..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 28 2007 by Marv (Lowell, MI, USA)
  • 2

    Sons: The Good Earth Trilogy, Volume 2

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 59 mins)
    • By Pearl S. Buck
    • Narrated By Adam Verner
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (110)
    Performance
    (83)
    Story
    (85)

    Second in the trilogy that began with The Good Earth, Buck's classic and starkly real tale of sons rising against their honored fathers tells of the bitter struggle to the death between the old and the new in China. Revolutions sweep the vast nation, leaving destruction and death in their wake, yet also promising emancipation to China's oppressed millions, who are groping for a way to survive in a modern age.

    Jean says: "The 2nd generation"
    The 2nd generation

    This is book two of the "Good Earth" trilogy it was copyrighted in 1932, the trilogy won the Pulitzer prize. The Good Earth won the Nobel Prize for L..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 22 2012 by Jean (Santa Cruz, CA, United States)
  • 3

    A House Divided: The Good Earth Trilogy, Volume 3

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 20 mins)
    • By Pearl S. Buck
    • Narrated By Adam Verner
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (71)
    Performance
    (55)
    Story
    (57)

    Wang Yuan is caught between the opposing ideas of different generations. After six years abroad, Yuan returns to China in the middle of a peasant uprising. His counsin is a captain in the revolutionary army, his sister has scandalized the family by her premarital pregnancy, and his warlord father continues to cling to his traditional ideals.

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