Narrated by Davina Porter / 13 hours 16 minutes
Now a television miniseries, as seen on Masterpiece on PBS
Set in seventeenth century Amsterdam—a city ruled by glittering wealth and oppressive religion—a masterful debut steeped in atmosphere and shimmering with mystery, in the tradition of Emma Donoghue, Sarah Waters, and Sarah Dunant.
”There is nothing hidden that will not be revealed . . .“
On... Read more »
I Am Number Four
Narrated by Neil Kaplan / 11 hours 24 minutes
The first book of the #1 New York Times bestselling series and the inspiration for the hit movie from Dreamworks!
John Smith seems like an ordinary teenager, living a normal life with his guardian Henri in Paradise, Ohio. But for John, keeping a low profile is essential, because he is not an ordinary teenager. He’s an alien from the planet... Read more »
Eleanor & Park
Narrated by Rebecca Lowman & Sunil Malhotra / 8 hours 55 minutes
Bono met his wife in high school, Park says.
So did Jerry Lee Lewis, Eleanor answers.
I’m not kidding, he says.
You should be, she says, we’re 16.
What about Romeo and Juliet?
Shallow, confused, then dead.
I love you, Park says.
Wherefore art thou, Eleanor answers.
I’m not kidding, he says.
You should be.
Set over the course of one school year in... Read more »
By Meg Haston
Narrated by Mandy Siegfried / 8 hours 8 minutes
This emotionally haunting and beautifully written young adult debut delves into the devastating impact of trauma and loss, in the vein of Laurie Halse Anderson’s Wintergirls.
Seventeen-year-old Stevie is trapped. In her life. In her body. And now in an eating-disorder treatment center on the dusty outskirts of the New Mexico desert.
Life in the... Read more »
Royal Replicas: Book #1
Narrated by Em Eldridge & Cody Roberts / 10 hours 45 minutes
"Princess Amelia is dead . . . and one of you will replace her." Seventeen-year-old Victoria Sandalwood has served the Duke and Duchess all her life. Over the years, she's learned to make do with what she has and endure her surrogate father's awful punishments. She dreams of escape, but never expected it to come in the form of a message from the... Read more »
Naomi and Ely's No Kiss List
Narrated by Jesse Bernstein, Cassandra Campbell, Noah Gelberg, Roxanne Hernandez, Kirby Heyborne, Lincoln Hoppe, Mirron Willis & Judy Young / 6 hours 11 minutes
Naomi and Ely are best friends. Naomi loves and is in love with Ely, and Ely loves Naomi, but prefers to be in love with boys. So they create their "No Kiss List" of people neither of them is allowed to kiss. And this works fine - until Bruce. Bruce is Naomi's boyfriend, so there's no reason to put him on the List. But Ely kissed Bruce even... Read more »
A Little Princess
Narrated by Johanna Ward / 6 hours 41 minutes
Sara Crewe is the brightest, richest, and most generous girl in Miss Minchin’s school for girls, and her father gives her everything she might desire. But when her beloved father dies, Sara’s friends and prized possessions are suddenly taken away, and she is banished to the attic and forced to work as a common drudge. Fed only crumbs, she still... Read more »