The Scorpio Races

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The Scorpio Races

By Maggie Stiefvater; Steve West (Read by); Fiona Hardingham (Read by)

Scholastic, Compact Disc, 9780545357029, 10pp.

Publication Date: October 18, 2011

Description

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Shiver and Linger comes a brand new, heartstopping novel.

NARRATOR: Steve West & Fiona Hardingham
FORMAT: 9 CDs, Unabridged

With her trademark lyricism, Maggie Stiefvater turns to a new world, where a pair are swept up in a daring, dangerous race across a cliff--with more than just their lives at stake should they lose.



About the Author
After a tumultuous past as a history major, calligraphy instructor, wedding musician, technical editor, and equestrian artist, Maggie Stiefvater is now a full-time writer and New York Times bestselling author of the Shiver trilogy, The Scorpio Races, and The Raven Boys. Her debut series, the Books of Faerie, is published by Flux. Maggie lives in the middle of nowhere, Virginia, with her charmingly straight-laced husband, two kids, four neurotic dogs, and a 1973 Camaro named Loki.

Follow her on Twitter at @mstiefvater, and visit her online at www.maggiestiefvater.com.





Fiona Hardingham, British-born actress, singer, and voice-over artist, has narrated several audiobooks, including "The Scorpio Races", winner of the 2012 Odyssey Honors Award. On stage, she appeared at the Edinburgh Festival in her comedic one-woman show "The Dark Show". She has also starred in the dark-comedy short film "The Ballerino". She earned a BA honors degree in performing arts from Middlesex University, London, and also studied at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts.


Praise For The Scorpio Races

* \u201cMasterful. Like nothing else out there now.\u201d – Kirkus Reviews, starred review



* \u201cStiefvater\u2019s novel begins rivetingly and gets better and better…all the way, in fact, to best.\u201d – The Horn Book, starred review


* \u201cA book appealing to lovers of fantasy, horse stories, romance, and action-adventure alike, this seems to have a shot at being a YA blockbuster.\u201d – Booklist, starred review


* “An utterly compelling read.” – Publishers Weekly, starred review