The Night Tourist - Audio (Compact Disc)

By Katherine Marsh

Scholastic Audio Books, 9780545024655

Publication Date: September 1, 2007

Advertisement

Description

Jack Perdu, a shy, ninth grade classics prodigy, lives with his father at Yale University. When he suffers a near fatal accident, Jack's father sends him to see a mysterious doctor in New York City--a place Jack hasn't been since his mother died there eight years ago. In New York, Jack meets a girl named Euri who leads him into the city's Underworld, a place where those who died in New York reside until they are ready to move on. This, Jack believes, is a chance to see his mother again. But as secrets about Euri's past are revealed, so are the true reasons for Jack's visit to the Underworld.

NARRATOR BIO:

Andre Rannels is an audiobook narrator and actor who has been seen on Broadway in Hairspray. He also can be heard on numerous commercials and Saturday morning cartoons.



About the Author

Katherine Marsh is the deputy editor at The New Republic magazine in Washington, D.C., where she edits stories and essays on politics and culture. Her writing has appeared in Rolling Stone magazine, The New York Times, The Washington Post and Los Angeles Times magazines. She lives in Washington, DC.
Advertisement