AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter


by | Read by Paul Michael

Children Ages 10+ • 7 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2005

Fans of last year's hit THE LIGHTNING THIEF will eat this up. It seems that the legendary EXCALIBUR, sword of King Arthur, is still around. Being that the person wielding it is invincible, everybody, including our hero, Alfred Kropp, wants to get his or her hands on it. Paul Michael brings emotional realism to a lonely boy who starts the story lost, confused, and somewhat apathetic and convincingly turns him into a thoughtful, caring young adult. Of course, along the way there are plenty of car chases and gunfights to keep the story moving forward. A fine addition to the quest genre of young adult fiction. D.G. © AudioFile 2006, Portland, Maine [Published: JUN/ JUL 06]



Trade Ed. • Listening Library • 2006

CD ISBN 0307284492 $40.00 • Six CDs

DD ISBN 0307284506 $23.80


Library Ed. • Listening Library • 2006

CS ISBN 0307284557 $40.00 • Five cassettes

CD ISBN 0307284565 $50.00 • Six CDs

Get our Newsletter
Connect with AudioFile

AudioFile Newsletter

Sign up to receive FREE email newsletters from AudioFile. Get audiobook recommendations and reviews straight to your inbox.


Thank you for signing up.



Thank you for contacting us!

Our group will review and follow up within 72 hours.
Thanks for your interest!

Back Home ×