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THE RUINOUS SWEEP

Earphones Award Winner

by | Read by Tim Wynne-Jones

Young Adult Ages 14+ • 10.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2018

Author/narrator Tim Wynne-Jones's story begins with Bee's presence at her boyfriend Donovan's hospital bed in the ICU. She finds herself alternating between fury and horror that she seems to be the only one who refuses to believe he tried to commit suicide by throwing himself in front of a car after murdering his father. She needs to find out what really happened. Wynne-Jones's narration capitalizes on his lyrical prose, which tells the story from multiple points of view. He deftly portrays Bee's harsh exchanges with the police detectives as well as her ever-increasing worry. In softer, more contemplative tones, he captures Donovan's unconscious musings. The dual stories come together to form an absorbing, satisfying mystery. E.J.F. Winner of AudioFile Earphones Award © AudioFile 2018, Portland, Maine [Published: AUGUST 2018]

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Formats

Trade Ed. • Brilliance Audio/ Candlewick • 2018

CD ISBN 978-1-5436-8778-1 $23.99 • CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 9781543687798 $18.99 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN 978-1-5436-8781-1 $14.99

 

Library Ed. • Brilliance Audio/ Candlewick • 2018

CD ISBN 978-1-5436-8780-4 $49.97 • CDs

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