AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter

THE FORGOTTEN GIRL

by | Read by Imani Parks

Children Ages 8+ • 5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2019

Narrator Imani Parks guides listeners deep into the heart of a creepy ghost story that explores America's segregated past. Iris is the captain of her school's step team, and Parks gives her a light, youthful voice perfectly suited for her wide-eyed eagerness. After Iris and her friend Daniel uncover the name "Avery Moore" on a tombstone in an abandoned cemetery, the ghost of Avery begins to visit Iris, asking to be remembered. Parks slowly ramps up the sense of foreboding as Iris and Daniel discover that Avery was one of the nameless nine African-Americans who first desegregated their school and Avery's voice becomes more menacing with her demands. Parks rounds out the performance with a range of convincingly portrayed adult characters. S.C. © AudioFile 2020, Portland, Maine [Published: FEBRUARY 2020]

Trade Ed. • Scholastic Audiobooks • 2019

DD ISBN 978-1-338-56772-4 $20.99

 

Library Ed. • Scholastic Audiobooks • 2019

DD ISBN 978-1-338-56773-1 $62.99

Advertisement
The latest audiobook reviews, right in your inbox.

Get our FREE Newsletter and discover a world of audiobooks.

envelope

AudioFile Newsletter

Let us recommend your next great audiobook!

No algorithms here!
We pick great audiobooks for you.
Sign up for our free newsletter with audiobook love from AudioFile editors.

If you are already with us, thank you! Just click X above.

×

Thank you for signing up.

×

Thanks!

Thank you for contacting us!

Our group will review and follow up within 72 hours.
Thanks for your interest!

Back Home ×