Middle Passage (Digital Audiobook)

By Charles Johnson, Dion Graham (Narrator)

Publication Date: March 10, 2011

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (7/1/1998)


After the Confederacy falls, newly freed slave Rutherford Calhoun is eager to avoid marrying a prim schoolteacher and boards the first ship he finds moored at a New Orleans port. Unbeknownst to Calhoun, the vessel is a slave ship enroute to Africa. On the return trip, Calhoun is put to work as a cabin boy and quickly assists the newly captured slaves in revolting against the drunken crew. This compelling adventure is filled with a perfect blend of colorful narrative, historical romance and suspense.