The Bluest Eye Audiobook is a novel authored by American writer and novelist Toni Morrison. The book published in 1970. The book was written by author whilst she was a practicing lecturer at the Howard University. The Bluest Eye is based on African-American literature. The novel was published in 1970 by the Holt, Rinehard and Winston Publishers. The book highlights the crucial aspect of racism and incest. The novel is available in hardcover, paperback, and audio version.
The Bluest Eye Audiobook – Novel Review And Details:
The story of the bluest eye audiobook revolves around two sisters named Claudia and Frieda. The sisters are from Afro-American decent and have African-American parents. Both sisters are given up for foster adoption when their house is burnt but their parents make it clear that it is only for temporary sake. However, the foster child care eventually becomes life-long with both sisters being separated. Claudia is the sister who narrates the story from her perspective.
The bluest eye was very received by the American audiences. It did not become adapted into a feature film but there have been several theatrical plays that have been conducted based on this novel. The first performance of the play was in 2005 in Chicago by Lydia Diamond. The same play with same cast and direction was performed again in 2006 at the Steppenwolf house. The play was adapted by the Phantom projects educational theater group in 2010 as well. The most recent theatrical adaptation has been by the Guthrie group in 2017.
About Author (Toni Morrison):
Toni Morrison is an American author and novelist. She is American-African and was born in 1931. Morrison is known as a celebrated essay writer, author, novelist and screenplay writer. In her vast career span, she has received several awards as well.Listen To Audiobook