Puddnhead Wilson

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Mark Twain

Narrated By: Peter Joyce

Publisher: Assembled Stories

Date: January 2006

Duration: 5 hours 51 minutes

Summary:

Puddn’head Wilson is Mark Twain’s novel of satirical wit aimed at the injustices in the southern states of America in the mid 19th century. It tells the story of two children, one born free, the other a slave. When the slaves mother, Roxana, switches the infants in their cradles she is not the only one who lives to regret the action. The tale has many facets to it. It is a murder mystery, a social commentary on the manners and beliefs of the time and a detective novel.

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