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The Underground Railroad Oprahs Book Club

The Underground Railroad (Oprah's...

by Colson Whitehead

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award, the #1 New York Times bestseller from Colson Whitehead, a magnificent tour de force chronicling a young slave's adventures as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South Cora ...

Narrator: Bahni Turpin
Published: 08/02/2016
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Zone One

Zone One

by Colson Whitehead

In this wry take on the post-apocalyptic horror novel, a pandemic has devastated the planet. The plague has sorted humanity into two types: the uninfected and the infected, the living and the living dead. Now the plague is receding, and Americans are ...

Narrator: Beresford Bennett
Published: 10/18/2011
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John Henry Days

John Henry Days

by Colson Whitehead

J. Sutter is a bonafide junketeer--a freelance writer, travelling from city to city, hungry for free meals and the discarded sales receipts of others to claim on his expense account. Travelling into the backwoods of West Virginia to write a piece on t...

Narrator: Peter Jay Fernande...
Published: 12/28/2001
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Sag Harbor

Sag Harbor

by Colson Whitehead

The warm, funny, and supremely original new novel from one of the most acclaimed writers in America The year is 1985. Benji Cooper is one of the only black students at an elite prep school in Manhattan. He spends his falls and winters going to roller-...

Narrator: Mirron Willis
Published: 04/28/2009
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The Noble Hustle

The Noble Hustle

by Colson Whitehead

The Noble Hustle is Pulitzer finalist Colson Whitehead’s hilarious memoir of his search for meaning at high stakes poker tables, which the author describes as “Eat, Pray, Love for depressed shut-ins.”  On one level, The Nob...

Narrator: Colson Whitehead
Published: 05/06/2014
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The Colossus of New York

The Colossus of New York

by Colson Whitehead

In a dazzlingly original work of nonfiction, the award-winning novelist Colson Whitehead re-creates the exuberance, the chaos, the promise, and the heartbreak of New York. Here is a literary love song that will entrance anyone who has lived in-or spen...

Narrator: Colson Whitehead
Published: 11/24/2003
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The Intuitionist

The Intuitionist

by Colson Whitehead

In a marvelous debut novel that has been compared to Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man and Joseph Heller's Catch-22, Colson Whitehead has created a strangely skewed world of elevators and the people who control their ups and downs. Lila Mae Watson-the fir...

Narrator: Peter Jay Fernande...
Published: 01/18/2001
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Apex Hides the Hurt

Apex Hides the Hurt

by Colson Whitehead

Best-selling author Colson Whitehead has been a finalist for numerous prestigious honors, including the Pulitzer Prize. His works are lauded for their insight into the state of race in America. Here, a small Midwestern town is having an identity crisi...

Narrator: Peter Jay Fernande...
Published: 05/02/2007
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