Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, p1998.
15 sound discs (17.75 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Narrated by Peter Francis James.
Bigger Thomas, a 20 year-old black man, is uneducated, unsophisticated, and unemployed. When a wealthy family offers him a chauffeur's position, Bigger is torn between gratitude for the job and anger over his subservient status. On his first evening, the family's daughter orders Biggger to spend a drunken night on the town with her and a gentleman friend. By morning the young woman is dead.
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