The Phantom Tollbooth is a beloved classic—and now has two beloved voices on this new audiobook. Author Norton Juster reads the introduction and actor Rainn Wilson narrates the story making this a delightful production that listeners of all ages will enjoy! Read more
Who are your heroes? How did you first “meet” them? Who are the people whose stories you would most like to share with the youngest generation? Read more
In this episodeÂ of This Is the Author, meet Raymond Arroyo, author of Will Wilder #3: The Amulet of Power; Padma Venkatraman, author of The Bridge Home; and Julie Bogart, author of The Brave Learner. Drawing on inspiration from childhood memories, travel adventures, and insights in education, hear why each of these authors are excited to share their stories with listeners. Plus, discover how one author used her high school acting experience to help her narrate.
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As big Rick Riordan fans, we’re always looking for another audiobook that will be full of humor, adventure, and a little magic. (Have you listened to all of his books? Not sure? Take a look and see.)
Luckily for us (and you!), there are plenty of fantastical new listens from Rick Riordan Presents; these fun middle-grade stories are based on mythology from around the world that listeners may or may not be familiar with. Read more
There’s a new adventure from the New York Times bestselling author of the Big Nate series: Max and the Midknights. It’s an illustrated novel, peppered with graphic novel panels throughout, so the audiobook production was exciting to adapt and create. Max’s quest to become a knight is now an original audio performance with a full cast, music, and special effects. Read more
Darius Kellner has never fit in. His mom is Iranian, and his dad is white. He doesnâ€™t really speak Farsi, but his little sister, Laleh, does. Heâ€™s into Star Trek, Lord of the Rings, and tea. Not many people at his high school in Portland, Oregon, share those interests. He also has depression, which doesnâ€™t make anything easier. Read more
This PRHA Contributor is Keir Graff. He is the author of The Phantom Tower.
Hereâ€™s the conundrum: as a writer, I craft my words for their effect on strangers, but I canâ€™t read my own writing the way those strangers can. Read more