The Freak Observer

by Blythe Woolston, read by Jessica Almasy. Brilliance Audio, 2011. 5 hours, 36 mins; 5 discs.


Loa struggles to cope with the nightmares and hallucinations of her PTSD, brought on by the deaths of her baby sister and, more recently, her childhood friend. Almasy’s distinctive voicing and phrasing are especially effective at revealing Loa’s personality, bringing to light deeper meanings in the text.




Awards Won

Title Year
Amazing Audiobooks for Young Adults
To select, annotate, and present for publication an annual list of notable audio recordings significant to young adults from those released in the past two years. Full list can be found here.
2013 - Selection(s)