Sounder

Sounder

Synopsis

The Powerful Newbery Award-winning classic

A landmark in children's literature, winner of the 1970 Newbery Medal, and the basis of an acclaimed film, Sounder traces the keen sorrow and the abiding faith of a poor African-American boy in the 19th-century South. The boy's life is changed forever when his father is caught stealing a ham to feed his starving family. His dog, Sounder, is wounded in the incident and waits faithfully for his master to come home. Read by Avery Brooks, this timeless and compelling parable will move listeners of all ages.

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Chapters

  • Chapter 001

    Duration: 13min

  • Chapter 002

    Duration: 09min

  • Chapter 003

    Duration: 12min

  • Chapter 004

    Duration: 08min

  • Chapter 005

    Duration: 12min

  • Chapter 006

    Duration: 05min

  • Chapter 007

    Duration: 03min

  • Chapter 008

    Duration: 05min

  • Chapter 009

    Duration: 10min

  • Chapter 010

    Duration: 10min

  • Chapter 011

    Duration: 10min

  • Chapter 012

    Duration: 06min

  • Chapter 013

    Duration: 11min

  • Chapter 014

    Duration: 03min

  • Chapter 015

    Duration: 13min

  • Chapter 016

    Duration: 05min

  • Chapter 017

    Duration: 22s

  • sample

    Duration: 01min