AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter


by | Read by Wil Wheaton

Young Adult Young Adult • 11.75 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2014

The novelty of listening to a narrator perform himself as a character in the audiobook he is reading is charming—but not enough to overcome distracting technical flaws in the production. Wil Wheaton the narrator delivers a scene that includes Wil Wheaton the character as cheerfully and as enthusiastically as he reads the rest of Doctorow’s book about online privacy and technical know-how. This sequel to LITTLE BROTHER follows teenager Marcus Yallow as he continues to fight “the man,” focusing on cyber security. Short clips of rock music lead into each chapter, and Wheaton’s energy reflects the upbeat music. But the consistent mouth and paper noises throughout prove so distracting that listeners may lose track of the plot. G.D. © AudioFile 2014, Portland, Maine [Published: JULY 2014]

Trade Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2014

CD ISBN 9781483020327 $34.95 • Ten CDs

DD ISBN 978-1-4830-2029-7 $22.95


Library Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2014

CD ISBN 9781483020303 $105.00 • Ten CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 9781483020310 $29.95 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN 9781483020273 multiple sources

Advertisement Advertisement
The latest audiobook reviews, right in your inbox.

Get our FREE Newsletter and discover a world of audiobooks.


AudioFile Newsletter

Let us recommend your next great audiobook!

No algorithms here!
We pick great audiobooks for you.
Sign up for our free newsletter with audiobook love from AudioFile editors.

If you are already with us, thank you! Just click X above.


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 ×


Thank you for signing up!

Our group will review and follow up soon.

Back Home ×