The Song of the Lark

  • by Willa Cather
  • Narrated by Pam Ward, Ken Burns (introduction)
  • 16 hrs and 8 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

The daughter of a Swedish minister growing up in Colorado, Thea Kronborg's musical talent sets her apart from her contemporaries. Driven by her determination to satisfy her artistic impulse, she moves to Chicago, where she falls in love with a wealthy married man. The novel follows Thea's growth from provincial Midwesterner to acclaimed international opera singer. Her ability to resolve the tensions between her personal and professional lives and to communicate through her art makes her an unusual and thoroughly modern heroine.


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The story of an aspiring singer.

This wonderful classic novel, set in the mid west, is brilliantly narrated and very moving.
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- Grete Buck

Book Details

  • Release Date: 21-10-2010
  • Publisher: Tantor Audio