Song Yet Sung

  • by James McBride
  • Narrated by Leslie Uggams
  • 10 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

From the New York Times best-selling author of The Color of Water comes a powerful page-turner about a runaway slave and a determined slave catcher.


What the Critics Say

"Escaped slaves, free blacks, slave-catchers and plantation owners weave a tangled web of intrigue and adventure in bestselling memoirist (The Color of Water) McBride's intricately constructed and impressive second novel, set in pre - Civil War Maryland." (Publishers Weekly)


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Customer Reviews

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I couldn't stop listening to this book! Leslie Uggams does such a great job narrating, that I felt I was right there in the story. The music was a good choice also. I was a little disappointed in the way it ended, but all-in-all it is a thoughtful, well written and well read book.
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- Roberta

"Page turner" or better yet Thought turner lol

Mcbride has done it again, this story is thought provoking & historical with fictional truth involved. This is my second book of his I listened to and I enjoyed it greatly.
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- missme

Book Details

  • Release Date: 01-09-2009
  • Publisher: Penguin Audio