Song of the Shank

eAudio - unabridged
Audio (21.35 hours)
Product Number: Z08137
Released: Aug 01, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781490615967
Narrator/s: Kevin R. Free
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Description

***Graywolf Press Lead Summer 2014 Fiction*** Song of the Shank is a novel loosely based on the life of Thomas Greene Wiggins, a nineteenth century African American piano virtuoso and composer who performed under the stage name Blind Tom. Told through the eyes and minds of people who try to manipulate or use Tom for one reason or another, the novel is an imaginative meditation on issues of blindness, race, and the role and importance of art and critical thinking in our world today.

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Awards:2015-Fiction-Finalist-Pen Faulkner Award for Fiction
Imprint: Griot Audio

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All formats/editions

CD
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Narrator(s): Kevin R. Free
Product Number CF0380
Released: Aug 14, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781490615950
eBook
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Product Number EB00143878
Released: Jun 17, 2014
Business Term: 52 Circ / 730 Day
Publisher: Graywolf Press
ISBN: #9781555970925

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