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The fisher king

Author: Paule Marshall; Robin Miles
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, ℗2002, ©2000.
Series: Griot audio.; Fiction on cassette.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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"In 1949, jazz pianist Sonny-Rhett Payne leaves New York for Paris, where he will be free from racism and his family's disapproval of his music. Three decades later, Sonny's grandson comes to New York for a memorial concert. On the Harlem street where his grandfather grew up, the eight-year-old begins to understand the forces that drove Sonny into exile. But he also makes connections that will bind him to this place  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Musical fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Paule Marshall; Robin Miles
ISBN: 1402521421 9781402521423
OCLC Number: 50193157
Notes: Spoken cassette.
Performer(s): Narrated by Robin Miles.
Description: 5 audiocassettes (6 hr.) : analog.
Series Title: Griot audio.; Fiction on cassette.
Responsibility: by Paule Marshall.

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"In 1949, jazz pianist Sonny-Rhett Payne leaves New York for Paris, where he will be free from racism and his family's disapproval of his music. Three decades later, Sonny's grandson comes to New York for a memorial concert. On the Harlem street where his grandfather grew up, the eight-year-old begins to understand the forces that drove Sonny into exile. But he also makes connections that will bind him to this place for the rest of his life."--Container.

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