Behind the Mic: The Ethan I Was Before

Hurricanes, wolves, and pool parties—the perfect ingredients for a teen novel

Narrator Kirby Heyborne takes AudioFile readers Behind the Mic to hear more about his narration of THE ETHAN I WAS BEFORE from Ali Standish. Let this audiobook grab your heart.

“What I love about this audiobook is that it has a theme that is relatable to every age group, particularly young adults.”—Narrator Kirby Heyborne

The Ethan I Was BeforeTHE ETHAN I WAS BEFORE
by Ali Standish
read by Kirby Heyborne
Harper Audio
AudioFile Earphones Award

For family listening, this is an excellent choice. Kirby brings us into this approachable story and makes us feel how authentic it is. Make this a choice for a family trip, your commute to school, or a wonderful shared listening experience. Hear a sound clip and read AudioFile’s full review here.

More about Kirby . . . a gifted narrator who has delighted listeners in a broad range of subjects. In Kids & Teens: ALMOST PERFECTFOUR-FOUR-TWO WHAT ELEPHANTS KNOW, and several of Daniel Kraus’s titles including SCOWLER, the 2014 Odyssey Award winner. In Literary Fiction: MISTER MONKEY by Francine Prose. All Earphones winners.

Explore Kirby’s audiography here, and his AudioFile profile. THE ETHAN I WAS BEFORE was selected as one of our best Children and Family audiobooks for 2017, you can explore the whole list here!

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