The Power of One
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  • 1
    The Power of One | Bryce Courtenay

    The Power of One

    • UNABRIDGED (21 hrs and 34 mins)
    • By Bryce Courtenay
    • Narrated By Humphrey Bower
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Performance
    (156)
    Story
    (157)

    Born in a South Africa divided by racism and hatred, this one small boy will come to lead all the tribes of Africa. Through enduring friendships with Hymie and Gideon, Peekay gains the strength he needs to win out. And in a final conflict with his childhood enemy, the Judge, Peekay will fight to the death for justice.

    Fantastic reading of a great book

    I first read this book when I was 20, some 16 years ago. It was a powerful read then and I have really enjoyed the excellent performance of the reader..Show More »

    Reviewed on 20 August 2006 by Sarah (Grange-over-Sands, United Kingdom)
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    Tandia | Bryce Courtenay

    Tandia

    • UNABRIDGED (26 hrs and 39 mins)
    • By Bryce Courtenay
    • Narrated By Humphrey Bower
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (134)
    Performance
    (74)
    Story
    (74)

    Tandia is a child of all Africa: half Indian, half African, beautiful and intelligent, she is only sixteen when she is first brutalized by the police. Her fear of the white man leads her to join the black resistance movement. With her in the fight for justice is the one white man Tandia can trust, the welterweight champion of the world, Peekay. Now he must fight their common enemy in order to save both their lives.

    Another triumph

    After listening to Brother Fish, I wanted to experience another Bryce Courtnay novel and this did not disappoint.
    The amazing characters once ag..Show More »

    Reviewed on 16 November 2008 by Rob (Leatherhead, Surrey, United Kingdom)