Bryce Courtenay
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Bryce Courtenay

Bryce Courtenay, AM (14 August 1933 - 22 November 2012) was a South African novelist who also held Australian citizenship. He is one of Australia's best-selling authors, notable for his book The Power of One.
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    • The Power of One

    • By: Bryce Courtenay
    • Narrated by: Humphrey Bower
    • Length: 21 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,612
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4,201
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,212

    Born in a South Africa divided by racism and hatred, this small boy will come to lead all the tribes of Africa....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Compelling story lifted higher by the narration

    • By Bob on 05-14-09

    Regular price: $27.48

    • The Potato Factory

    • The Australian Trilogy, Book 1
    • By: Bryce Courtenay
    • Narrated by: Humphrey Bower
    • Length: 23 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,382
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,241
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,241

    Ikey Solomon's favorite saying is also his way of doing business....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best audiobook of the year!

    • By karen on 11-30-05

    Regular price: $34.97

    • Tommo and Hawk

    • The Australian Trilogy, Book 2
    • By: Bryce Courtenay
    • Narrated by: Humphrey Bower
    • Length: 20 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,147
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,396
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,402

    Brutally kidnapped and separated in childhood, Tommo and Hawk are reunited at the age of 15 in Hobart Town....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brillant Narration

    • By Angie on 05-01-07

    Regular price: $34.97

    • Tandia

    • By: Bryce Courtenay
    • Narrated by: Humphrey Bower
    • Length: 26 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,256
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,639
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,643

    Tandia is a child of all Africa: half Indian, half African, beautiful and intelligent, she is only 16 when she is first brutalized by the police. Her fear of the white man leads her to join the black resistance movement....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Thanks for this wonderful collaboration

    • By Thomas Andrews on 05-17-06

    Regular price: $34.97

    • The Persimmon Tree

    • By: Bryce Courtenay
    • Narrated by: Humphrey Bower
    • Length: 27 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,089
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,530
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,515

    A sweeping saga from Bryce Courtenay, Australia's most popular author....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An excellent sequel

    • By CBDC on 02-13-11

    Regular price: $34.96

    • Whitethorn

    • By: Bryce Courtenay
    • Narrated by: Humphrey Bower
    • Length: 24 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 750
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 637
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 639

    Six-year-old Tom Fitzsaxby finds himself in an orphanage where the Afrikaners side fiercely with Hitler's Germany....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Recycled 'Power of One'

    • By Melinda on 08-19-13

    Regular price: $16.00

    • Solomon's Song

    • The Australian Trilogy, Book 3
    • By: Bryce Courtenay
    • Narrated by: Humphrey Bower
    • Length: 19 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,331
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,742
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,740

    Here is the story of two families, branches of the Solomons, transported to an alien land. Both eventually grow rich and powerful....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Seems to get off the track

    • By Bernadine Martin on 11-13-09

    Regular price: $34.97

    • Matthew Flinder's Cat

    • By: Bryce Courtenay
    • Narrated by: Humphrey Bower
    • Length: 16 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 908
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 620
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 616

    The story of a drunk, a boy, and a cat....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Extraordinary Story

    • By CYNTHIA L SPANNUTH on 08-11-06

    Regular price: $34.97

    • Brother Fish

    • By: Bryce Courtenay
    • Narrated by: Humphrey Bower
    • Length: 31 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,222
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,468
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,465

    From the author of The Power of One comes an inspiring human drama of three lives brought together....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Not Just Another Fish Story - something special

    • By Rebecarol on 07-07-08

    Regular price: $34.97

    • The Power of One

    • Young Readers' Edition
    • By: Bryce Courtenay
    • Narrated by: Humphrey Bower
    • Length: 9 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    Born in a South Africa divided by racism and hatred, little six-year-old Peekay learns that small can beat big....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Distracted by poor rendition of the South African accent

    • By Terry on 05-17-16

    Regular price: $20.97

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