The Watch That Ends the Night

by Allan Wolf, read by Michael Page, Phil Gigante, Christopher Lane, Laural Merlington, and Angela Dawe. Candlewick on Brilliance, 2011. 10 hours, 16 mins; 9 discs


Five narrators deliver dramatic performances of poems exploring the Titanic’s sinking through the eyes of characters ranging from a rat to passengers and crew to the iceberg itself. Sound effects, crowd noises, and layered voices build to the inevitable conclusion and illuminate the human aspect of this tragedy.




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)