The Sacred Place

  • by Daniel Black
  • Narrated by Kevin R. Free
  • 10 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Widely hailed for its historical resonance, Daniel Black's The Sacred Place is a powerful examination of racial tensions in 1955 Mississippi. Visiting from Chicago, 14-year-old Clement is unfamiliar with the social customs of the tiny town of Money. Striding into a general store, he offends the white store clerk by not placing his nickel in her hand. This seemingly innocuous act leads to a horrific murder and a conflict drawn along racial lines.

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Very Interesting

Even though this story took place in the 50's it's very sad to know that things are slightly different but very much still the same today 😑.
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- Nikki Baker-Mason

Compared to perfect peace, I give this a 2.

I thoroughly enjoyed Perfect Peace. I give it a 10. This book was very hard to finish. so much religion, I thought I was in church. it was well read but so little emphasis was put on the story and so much on the bible that I thought ibwas in sunday School.
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Book Details

  • Release Date: 03-04-2008
  • Publisher: Recorded Books