Alphabet of Dreams, Susan Fletcher
  • List: $35.00  |  Sale: $24.50
    Club: $17.50
    • Facebook Share
    • Twitter Share
    • Pinterest Share


Alphabet of Dreams

Author: Susan Fletcher

Narrator: Meera Simhan

Unabridged: 9 hr 21 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Random House Audio

Published: 08/08/2006

Genre: Young Adult Fiction - Historical - Ancient Civilizations


Mitra and her little brother, Babak, are beggars in the city of Rhagae, scratching out a living as best as they can with what they can beg for–or steal. But Mitra burns with hope and ambition, for she and Babak are not what they seem. They are of royal blood, but their father’s ill-fated plot against the evil tyrant, King Phraates, has resulted in their father’s death and their exile. Now disguised as a boy, Mitra has never given up believing they can rejoin what is left of their family and regain their rightful standing in the world.
Then they discover that Babak has a strange gift: If he sleeps with an item belonging to someone, he can know that person’s dreams. Soon Babak and his abilities come to the attention of a powerful Magus–one who has read portents in the stars of the coming of a new king and the dawn of a new age. Soon Mitra and Babak find themselves on the road to Bethlehem . . .
The acclaimed author of Shadow Spinner returns to ancient Persia in this spellbinding saga–a tale filled with the color of the caravansaries and the heat of the desert, a tale that reimagines the wonder and spirit of a lost age.


Tiger, Tiger, Lynne Reid Banks
Tiger, Tiger
by Lynne Reid Banks

Two tiger cub brothers are torn from the jungle and taken to Rome. The stronger cub is trained as a killer at the Coliseum. Emperor Caesar makes a gift of the smaller cub to his beautiful daughter, Aurelia. She adores her cub, Boots. Julius, a young...

Narrator: Jan Francis
Published: 06/14/2005

The Pirates of Pompeii The Roman Mysteries Book 3, Caroline Lawrence
The Pirates of Pompeii
by Caroline Lawrence

It is late August of ad 79. The Roman world is reeling from the eruption of Mount Vesuvius. Volcanic ash covers the land, sunsets are blood-red, and the sea gives up corpses of the dead. At a makeshift camp south of Stabia, hundreds of refugees from...

Narrator: Justine Eyre
Published: 06/28/2005

Sword of Power, Oliver Potzsch
Sword of Power
by Oliver Potzsch

A harsh winter is coming. With it, a dark and pitiless magic…Lukas wants only two things: to rebuild his castle home in time to make it through the coming winter and to reconnect with the sister who was stolen from him in a plot against his fa...

Narrator: Jaime McGill
Published: 07/24/2018

Mara, Daughter of the Nile, Eloise Jarvis McGraw
Mara, Daughter of the Nile
by Eloise Jarvis McGraw

A story of adventure, romance, and intrigue, set in ancient Egypt, and written by a three-time Newbery Honor and Edgar Award winning author. For Philippa Gregory fans and readers of The Wrath and the Dawn, An Ember in the Ashes, and A Court of Thorn...

Narrator: Tara Sands
Published: 03/20/2018

The Dark Frigate, Charles Boardman Hawes
The Dark Frigate
by Charles Boardman Hawes

In seventeenth century England, a terrible accident forces orphaned Philip Marsham to flee London in fear for his life. Bred to the sea, he signs on with the "Rose of Devon," a dark frigate bound for the quiet shores of Newfoundland.Philip's bold sp...

Narrator: Dominick Allen
Published: 07/05/2000

Revolution Is Not a Dinner Party, Ying Chang Compestine
Revolution Is Not a Dinner Party
by Ying Chang Compestine

Nine-year-old Ling is very comfortable with her life; her parents are both dedicated doctors in the best hospital in Wuhan. But when Comrade Li, one of Mao’s political officers, moves into a room in their apartment, Ling begins to witness the ...

Narrator: Jodi Long
Published: 08/28/2007

No Such Person, Caroline B. Cooney
No Such Person
by Caroline B. Cooney

From the author of the multimillion-copy bestseller The Face on the Milk Carton, comes a new riveting page-turner.Murder. One of the Allerdon sisters has been charged with a pre-meditated killing and taken to jail. It doesn't seem possible--but...

Narrator: Erin Spencer
Published: 07/14/2015

For the Temple A Tale of the Fall of Jerusalem, George Alfred Henty
For the Temple
by George Alfred Henty

Bring history back to life through Jim Hodges' historically accurate, exciting and edifying audio recordings. In For the Temple, Mr. Henty tells an exciting story from the record of Josephus. The troubles in the district of Tiberias, the march of th...

Narrator: Jim Hodges
Published: 05/16/2017

World Beneath, The, Janice Warman
World Beneath, The
by Janice Warman

South Africa, 1976: Joshua lives with his mother in the maid's room located in the backyard of their wealthy white employers' house in a city by the sea. While he initially doesn't quite understand the anti-apartheid struggle going on around him, hi...

Narrator: Debi Hawkins
Published: 04/11/2017
{"id":"320642","ean":"9780739335505","abr":"Unabridged","title":"Alphabet of Dreams","subtitle":"","author":"Susan Fletcher","rating_average":"0","narrator":"Meera Simhan","ubr_id":"320642","abr_id":"0","ubr_price":"35.00","abr_price":"0.00","ubr_memprice":"22.75","abr_memprice":"0.00","ubr_narrator":"Meera Simhan","abr_narrator":"","ubr_length":"Unabridged: 9 hr","abr_length":"Abridged: "}