The Watcher in the Shadows by Carlos Ruiz Zafón audiobook

The Watcher in the Shadows

By Carlos Ruiz Zafón
Read by Jonathan Davis

Little, Brown Young Readers 9780316044769
6.28 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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When fourteen year old Irene Sauvelle moves with her familyto Cape House on the coast of Normandy, she’s immediately taken by the beautyof the place, its expansive cliffs, coasts, and harbors. There, she meets alocal boy named Ishmael, and the two soon fall in love. But a dark mystery isabout to unfold, involving a reclusive toymaker who lives in a gigantic mansionfilled with mechanical beings and shadows of the past. As strange lights shine through the fog surrounding asmall, barren island, Irene’s younger brother dreams of a dark creature hiddendeep in the forest. And when a young girl is found murdered, her body at theend of a path torn through the woods by a monstrous, inhuman force, Irene andIshmael wonder if a demonic presence been unleashed on the inhabitants of CapeHouse? Together, they’ll have to survive the most terrifying summer of theirlives, as they try to piece together the many mysteries and secrets hidden in atown torn apart by tragedy, amidst a labyrinth of lights and shadows.

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Summary

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When fourteen year old Irene Sauvelle moves with her familyto Cape House on the coast of Normandy, she’s immediately taken by the beautyof the place, its expansive cliffs, coasts, and harbors. There, she meets alocal boy named Ishmael, and the two soon fall in love. But a dark mystery isabout to unfold, involving a reclusive toymaker who lives in a gigantic mansionfilled with mechanical beings and shadows of the past.

As strange lights shine through the fog surrounding asmall, barren island, Irene’s younger brother dreams of a dark creature hiddendeep in the forest. And when a young girl is found murdered, her body at theend of a path torn through the woods by a monstrous, inhuman force, Irene andIshmael wonder if a demonic presence been unleashed on the inhabitants of CapeHouse? Together, they’ll have to survive the most terrifying summer of theirlives, as they try to piece together the many mysteries and secrets hidden in atown torn apart by tragedy, amidst a labyrinth of lights and shadows.

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“Exciting…Plenty of thrills and chills.” Publishers Weekly

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Author Bio: Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Author Bio: Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Carlos Ruiz Zafón is the author of several novels, including the international phenomenon The Shadow of the Wind. His work has been published in more than forty countries, translated into thirty different languages, and honored with numerous international awards, including the Edebé Award, Spain’s most prestigious prize for young adult fiction. He divides his time between Barcelona and Los Angeles.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 6.28
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English