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    • Wench

    • A Novel
    • By: Dolen Perkins-Valdez
    • Narrated by: Quincy Tyler Bernstine
    • Length: 8 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 453
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 339
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 342

    Tawawa House in many respects is like any other American resort before the Civil War. Situated in Ohio, this idyllic retreat is particularly nice in the summer when the Southern humidity is too much to bear. The main building, with its luxurious finishes, is loftier than the white cottages that flank it, but the smaller structures are better positioned to catch any breeze that may come off the pond. And they provide more privacy, which best suits the needs of the Southern white men who vacation there every summer.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Fascinating and disturbing, an amazing debut...

    • By Donna on 02-15-11

    Regular price: $25.09

    • Balm

    • A Novel
    • By: Dolen Perkins-Valdez
    • Narrated by: Lisa Renee Pitts
    • Length: 9 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 37
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 37

    The New York Times best-selling author of Wench returns to the Civil War era to explore the next chapter of history - the trauma of the war and the end of slavery - in this powerful story of love and healing about three people who struggle to overcome the pain of the past and define their own future.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • I thought we'd see more of the Wench Characters

    • By Amazon Customer on 06-27-15

    Regular price: $28.51