The Power of One
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(4.8 based on 235 ratings)
  • 1
    The Power of One | Bryce Courtenay

    The Power of One

    • UNABRIDGED (21 hrs and 34 mins)
    • By Bryce Courtenay
    • Narrated By Humphrey Bower
    Overall
    (156)
    Performance
    (144)
    Story
    (142)

    Born in a South Africa divided by racism and hatred, this one small boy will come to lead all the tribes of Africa. Through enduring friendships with Hymie and Gideon, Peekay gains the strength he needs to win out. And in a final conflict with his childhood enemy, the Judge, Peekay will fight to the death for justice.

    Disappointing

    Expected so much more from this book. It just ends abruptly. Would not recommend it

    Reviewed on 13 April 2017 by Roan ()
  • 2
    Tandia | Bryce Courtenay

    Tandia

    • UNABRIDGED (26 hrs and 39 mins)
    • By Bryce Courtenay
    • Narrated By Humphrey Bower
    Overall
    (79)
    Performance
    (72)
    Story
    (72)

    Tandia is a child of all Africa: half Indian, half African, beautiful and intelligent, she is only sixteen when she is first brutalized by the police. Her fear of the white man leads her to join the black resistance movement. With her in the fight for justice is the one white man Tandia can trust, the welterweight champion of the world, Peekay. Now he must fight their common enemy in order to save both their lives.

    breathless

    I could not stop, I was so enveloped in each character I just wanted it to go on and on. The narrator was amazing, his grasp of so many languages, abi..Show More »

    Reviewed on 20 March 2017 by Natasha ()