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Audiobooks on the Go 2013

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OTHER TIMES & PLACES: Grades 8-9+ CODE NAME VERITY Elizabeth Wein, read by Morven Christie, Lucy Gaskell Maddie, a young pilot, and Queenie are both part of the British war effort during WWII. Narrators Morven Christie and Lucy Gaskell bring Queenie and Maddie to vibrant life. They so fully inhabit the characters that the most harrowing moments, so intimate and immediate on audio, are nearly unbearable. DODGER Terry Pratchett, read by Stephen Briggs Seventeen-year-old Dodger makes a meager living roaming the sewers under London's streets searching for coins and treasures. Stephen Briggs accentuates the tongue-turning phrases, gentle humor, and wideeyed wonder. Audiobooks on the Go 2013 Ernest Hemingway: A Writer's Life Catherine Reef, read by Jill Shellabarger Newes From the Dead Mary Hooper, read by Rosalyn Landor, Michael Page Loved Code Name Verity? Elizabeth Wein's new WWII novel, Rose Under Fire, is due out in Fall 2013. Fans of Terry Pratchett should seek out his Discworld series, also read by Stephen Briggs.

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