Gayl Jones

Gayl Jones was born in Kentucky in 1949. She attended Connecticut College and Brown University; she has taught at Wellesley and the University of Michigan. Her books include Corregidora, Eva's Man, White Rat, Song for Anninho, and Liberating Voices: Oral Tradition in African American Literature.

  • The Healing

    By Gayl Jones

    Read by Bahni Turpin

    A lyrical and often humorous exploration of the struggle to let go of pain, anger, and even love

    "...the only original novel published by Beacon in its almost 150-year history...Jones has peopled her novel with strong and original women...[and] has a wonderful ear for dialogue..." - Booklist

    Released October 23, 2018
    English, Unabridged