Henderson the Rain King

Narrated by: Joe Barrett
Length: 14 hrs and 24 mins
Categories: Fiction, Literary
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Saul Bellow evokes all the rich colors and exotic customs of a highly imaginary Africa in this acclaimed comic novel about a middle-aged American millionaire who, seeking a new, more rewarding life, descends upon an African tribe. Henderson's awesome feats of strength and his unbridled passion for life win him the admiration of the tribe - but it is his gift for making rain that turns him from mere hero into messiah. A hilarious, often ribald story, Henderson the Rain King is also a profound look at the forces that drive a man through life.

©1959, 2019 Saul Bellow (P)2019 Blackstone Audio, Inc.

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