Showing results by author "Wiley Cash"

Categories

All Categories

5 results
Sort by
    • The Last Ballad

    • A Novel
    • By: Wiley Cash
    • Narrated by: Karen White, Elizabeth Wiley
    • Length: 14 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 106
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 93
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 95

    Twelve times a week, 28-year-old Ella May Wiggins makes the two-mile trek to and from her job on the night shift at American Mill No. Two in Bessemer City, North Carolina. The insular community considers the mill's owners - the newly arrived Goldberg brothers - white but not American and expects them to pay Ella May and other workers less because they toil alongside African Americans like Violet, Ella May's best friend. While the dirty, hazardous job at the mill earns Ella May a paltry nine dollars for 72 hours of work each week, it's the only opportunity she has.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Dryer than a popcorn fart

    • By Scott Wilson on 02-11-18

    Regular price: $31.93

    • A Land More Kind Than Home

    • By: Wiley Cash
    • Narrated by: Nick Sullivan, Lorna Raver, Mark Bramhall
    • Length: 8 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 510
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 460
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 455

    For a curious boy like Jess Hall, growing up in Marshall means trouble when your mother catches you spying on grown-ups. Adventurous and precocious, Jess is enormously protective of his older brother, Christopher, a mute whom everyone calls Stump. Though their mother has warned them not to snoop, Stump can't help sneaking a look at something he's not supposed to - an act that will have catastrophic repercussions, shattering both his world and Jess's. It's a wrenching event that thrusts Jess into an adulthood for which he's not prepared.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • So good it made me cry!

    • By Cindy on 11-26-12

    Regular price: $28.51

    • This Dark Road to Mercy

    • A Novel
    • By: Wiley Cash
    • Narrated by: Jenna Lamia, Erik Bergmann, Scott Sowers
    • Length: 7 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 233
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 211
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 212

    This Dark Road to Mercy is a tale of love and atonement, blood and vengeance, a story that involves two young sisters, a wayward father, and an enemy determined to see him pay for his sins. When their mother dies unexpectedly, twelve-year-old Easter Quillby and her six-year-old sister, Ruby, are shuffled into the foster care system in Gastonia, North Carolina, a little town not far from the Appalachian Mountains. But just as they settle into their new life, their errant father, Wade, an ex-minor-league baseball player whom they haven't seen in years, suddenly reappears and steals them away in the middle of the night.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Easter offers chance at redemption; but no spark

    • By W Perry Hall on 01-31-14

    Regular price: $25.09

    • Schaut nicht zurück

    • By: Wiley Cash
    • Narrated by: Maria Koschny, Uve Teschner, Erich Räuker
    • Length: 7 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Gastonia, North Carolina. Easter und Ruby Quillby leben nach dem Tod ihrer Mutter im Kinderheim. Bis ihr Vater Wade eines Nachts auftaucht und sie entführt. Er will ein neues Leben mit seinen Töchtern anfangen und hat dafür etwas an sich genommen, das ihm nicht gehört. Etwas, das der Besitzer zurückhaben will, koste es, was es wolle. Bald werden Wade und die Mädchen verfolgt. Von einem Mann, der mit Wade noch eine alte Rechnung offen hat. Und der bereit ist, bis zum Äußersten zu gehen.

    Regular price: $18.38

    • This Dark Road to Mercy

    • By: Wiley Cash
    • Narrated by: Laurence Bouvard, Eric Meyers, Peter Brooke
    • Length: 7 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Wade disappeared on us when I was six, and I never saw him again until I turned twelve, after Mom was buried. She always said he was a loser, even if he was our dad, but it turns out he was much more than that. He was also a thief. Like he was on the day he stole me and my little sister.

    Regular price: $19.41