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Audiobooks by Alex Myers

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  1. Magic Tree House Collection: Books 1-8 Magic Tree House Collection: Books 1-8
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  2. Beatrix Potter The Complete Tales Beatrix Potter The Complete Tales
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  3. Rowley Jefferson's Awesome Friendly Adventure Rowley Jefferson's Awesome Friendly Adventure
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  4. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
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  5. A Wrinkle in Time Archival Edition: Read by the Author A Wrinkle in Time Archival Edition: Read by the Author
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  6. Butterfly Brain Butterfly Brain
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  7. Rooftoppers Rooftoppers
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  8. The Crossover The Crossover
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  9. Superpowered: Transform Anxiety into Courage, Confidence, and Resilience Superpowered: Transform Anxiety into Courage, Confidence, and Resilience
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  10. The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes (A Hunger Games Novel) The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes (A Hunger Games Novel)
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Revolutionary

Revolutionary

Author: Alex Myers Narrator: Tavia Gilbert Release Date: 01/08/2020

A fascinating retelling of the story of America’s first female soldier, Deborah Sampson Gannett, who ran away from home in 1782, successfully disguised herself as a man, and fought valiantly in the Revolutionary War In 1782, during the final clashes of the Revolutionary War, one of our young nation’s most valiant and beloved soldiers was, secretly, a woman. When Deborah Sampson disguised herself as a man and joined the Continental Army, she wasn’t just fighting for America’s independence—she was fighting for her own. Revolutionary, Alex Myers’s richly imagined and meticulously researched debut novel, brings the true story of Deborah’s struggle against a rigid colonial society back to life—and with it the courage, hope, fear, and heartbreak that shaped her journey through a country’s violent birth. After years as an indentured servant in a sleepy Massachusetts town, chafing under the oppressive norms of colonial America, Deborah can’t contain her discontent any longer. When a sudden crisis forces her hand, she decides to finally make her escape. Embracing the peril and promise of the unknown, she cuts her hair, binds her chest, and, stealing clothes from a neighbor, rechristens herself Robert Shurtliff. It’s a desperate, dangerous, and complicated deception, and becomes only more so when, as Robert, she enlists in the Continental Army. What follows is an inspiring, one-of-a-kind journey through an America torn apart by war: brutal winters and lethal battlefields, the trauma of combat and the cruelty of betrayal, the joy of true love and the tragedy of heartbreak. In his brilliant Revolutionary, Myers, who himself is a descendant of the historical Deborah, takes full advantage of this real-life heroine’s unique voice to celebrate the struggles for freedom, large and small, like never before.

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The Story of Silence

The Story of Silence

Author: Alex Myers Narrator: James Macnaughton Release Date: 01/07/2020

A knightly fairy tale of royalty and dragons, of midwives with secrets and dashing strangers in dark inns. Taking the original French legend as his starting point, The Story of Silence is a rich, multilayered new story for today’s world – sure to delight fans of Uprooted and The Bear and the Nightingale. There was once, long ago, a foolish king who decreed that women should not, and would not, inherit. Thus when a girl-child was born to Lord Cador – Merlin-enchanted fighter of dragons and Earl of Cornwall – he secreted her away: to be raised a boy so that the family land and honour would remain intact. That child’s name was Silence. Silence must find their own place in a medieval world that is determined to place the many restrictions of gender and class upon them. With dreams of knighthood and a lonely heart to answer, Silence sets out to define themselves. Soon their silence will be ended.

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