“a fully belly is little worth where the mind is starved.”
― Mark Twain, The Prince and the Pauper
You mind shall not be starved, dear listener, when you download these quite filling offerings from SYNC…
Teens and other readers of Young Adult Literature will have the opportunity to listen to bestselling titles and required reading classics this summer. Each week from now until August 15, 2013, SYNC will offer two free audiobook downloads.
This Week’s Audiobooks:
Available to download free from July 25 – July 31, 2013.
The False Prince
By Jennifer A. Nielsen
Read by Charlie McWade
Published by Scholastic Audiobooks
“McWade’s pacing and storytelling…leave listeners awaiting the young king’s next adventures.” –AudioFile Magazine
In the country of Carthya, a devious nobleman engages four orphans in a brutal competition to be selected to impersonate the king’s long-missing son in an effort to avoid a civil war.
The Prince and the Pauper
By Mark Twain
Read by Steve West
Published by Blackstone Audiobooks
“…brought to entertaining life by Steve West’s wonderful performance…engaging the listener in a way the printed word cannot.” –AudioFile Magazine
The classic story of a poor London boy and a rich young prince, who share an uncanny resemblance and get an opportunity to appreciate each other’s life firsthand when they swap identities.
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Remember–grab these titles before they are replaced by a new pairing on August 1st! While the title availability is time-limited, your listening time is not. Once you have downloaded the MP3 files, the audiobook is yours to listen to at your leisure.
The OverDrive Media Console will deliver SYNC summer audiobooks to you via Overdrive Media Software installed on your computer (compatible with Windows and Mac) or through an Overdrive App on your mobile device (compatible with iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Windows Phone 7).