AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter

WRITING MY WRONGS Life, Death, and Redemption in an American Prison

by | Read by Shaka Senghor

Biography & Memoir • 6.75 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2016

What makes this audiobook most enjoyable is its unique combination of story and the author's narration. While serving 19 years in a U.S. prison--accumulating 36 misconducts, assaulting an officer, and spending 7 years in solitary confinement--Senghor underwent a transformation that ultimately led to his release. This story is about forgiveness and healing. Senghor's timbre is thick and heavy, and he speaks ardently and clearly as he talks about being a black man in the volatile environments of the prison system and the streets. He gives a detailed account of his life, and it is uncomfortable. His tone is most often gruff and direct, but there are warm moments, especially when he speaks of being in love. This is a moving audiobook because it's the narrator's own story. T.E.C. © AudioFile 2016, Portland, Maine [Published: JUNE 2016]

Advertisement

Formats

Trade Ed. • Random House Audio • 2016

DD ISBN 9780451484772 $20.00

 

Library Ed. • Books on Tape • 2016

DD ISBN 9780451484789 $76.00

Get our Newsletter
Connect with AudioFile
envelope

AudioFile Newsletter

Let us recommend your next great audiobook!

No algorithms here!
We pick great audiobooks for you.
Sign up for our free newsletter with audiobook love from AudioFile editors.

If you are already with us, thank you! Just click X above.

×

Thank you for signing up.

×

Thanks!

Thank you for contacting us!

Our group will review and follow up within 72 hours.
Thanks for your interest!

Back Home ×