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Sounder [electronic resource] / William Armstrong.

Armstrong, William. (Author). Brooks, Avery. (Narrator). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780061146510 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 006114651X (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (2hr., 21 min.)) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Harper Collins Publishers : 2006.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrated by Avery Brooks.
Summary, etc.: 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.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Children's stories.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction.

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