Their Eyes Were Watching God, Zora Neale Hurston
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Their Eyes Were Watching God

Author: Zora Neale Hurston

Narrator: Ruby Dee

Unabridged: 6 hr 44 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Harper Audio

Published: 10/31/2005

Genre: Fiction - Literary

Synopsis

“A deeply soulful novel that comprehends love and cruelty, and separates the big people from the small of heart, without ever losing sympathy for those unfortunates who don’t know how to live properly.” —Zadie SmithOne of the most important and enduring books of the twentieth century, Their Eyes Were Watching God brings to life a Southern love story with the wit and pathos found only in the writing of Zora Neale Hurston. Out of print for almost thirty years—due largely to initial audiences’ rejection of its strong black female protagonist—Hurston’s classic has since its 1978 reissue become perhaps the most widely read and highly acclaimed novel in the canon of African-American literature. The audio is performed by the legendary Ruby Dee.

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