The City Born Great: A Original Audiobook, by N. K. Jemisin Play Audiobook Sample

The City Born Great: A Original Audiobook

The City Born Great: A Original Audiobook, by N. K. Jemisin Play Audiobook Sample
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Read By: Landon Woodson Publisher: Macmillan Audio Listen Time: at 1.0x Speed 0.50 hours at 1.5x Speed 0.38 hours at 2.0x Speed Release Date: May 2020 Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download ISBN: 9781250773302

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Longest Chapter Length:

45:34 minutes

Shortest Chapter Length:

23 seconds

Average Chapter Length:

15:31 minutes

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“Landon Woodson's captivating singing opens this stand-alone short story...Woodson's agile and engaging narration makes listeners wary of the ominous threats and feel all the anticipation for the battle to come." -- AudioFile Magazine, Earphones Award winner In this standalone short story by N. K. Jemisin, author of The Fifth Season, winner of the Hugo Award for Best Novel, New York City is about to go through a few changes. Like all great metropolises before it, when a city gets big enough, old enough, it must be born; but there are ancient enemies who cannot tolerate new life. Thus New York will live or die by the efforts of a reluctant midwife...and how well he can learn to sing the city's mighty song. The City Born Great is a Original.

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  • Among shortlisted titles for Hugo Award - Nominee, 2017
  • Among shortlisted titles for Locus Awards - Nominee, 2017

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About N. K. Jemisin

N. K. Jemisin is an American author who has won three consecutive Hugo Awards for Best Novel. Her work has also won the Nebula, Locus, and Goodreads Choice awards. She is a reviewer for the New York Times Book Review, and she has been an instructor for the Clarion and Clarion West writing workshops.