Great American Authors Read from Their Works, Vol. 2

Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Date: August 2019

Duration: 1 hours 14 minutes

Summary:

These four recordings of twentieth-century American authors interpreting their own works were highly praised when first released in the 1960s. Today the cultural and historical value of these recordings makes them an essential part of our literary heritage.
Nelson Algren reads from his most famous novel, The Man with the Golden Arm, about the decline and fall of a drug dealer and card sharp. Bernard Malamud's devastating selection from The Magic Barrel portrays poor, embittered old Jews who achieve a moment of grace after fierce antagonism. In John Updike's story from Pigeon Feathers and Other Stories, a seminary student working as a lifeguard draws a witty and lyrical contrast between saving souls and bodies. And James Jones' account of a World War II battle in Japan in The Thin Red Line shows young soldiers at their most heroic and perilous moments.

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Great American Authors Read from Their Works, Vol. 2

by James Jones, Nelson Algren, Bernard Malamud, John Updike

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