Almost immediately, the slave plots his freedom - and must confront the weakness in his soul, mind and body.
Generations have been spellbound by this harrowing story of danger on the sea, psychological confrontation, and the dual nature of humankind.
©2005 Jack London; (P)2006 Brilliance Audio, Inc.
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This book was quite intense. It kept me going back to my iPod. I thought the narration was excellent and the story quite amazing. I wasn't sure at times if the book could end on a good note. I was glad I pushed through the more graphic times. I wouldn't give this book to a child to read alone. I think this book needs some adult discussion along the way, not only to understand the human mind, but to relish the fact that we all make choices. Good for family reading with older children (tweens to teens, but not younger).
"Stirring the Soul"
Hill makes each of the characters come alive in a unique way
London's conception of a soul struggling with soulessness
Wouldn't be easy to listen to in one sitting, but hard to put down
One of the most deftly crafted tales of all time.
"Excellent Chioce - Good Narator - Interesting"
Excellent Chioce - Good Narator - Interesting
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