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Extended Audio Sample An Apple for the Creature, by Charlaine Harris, Toni L. P. Kelner, various authors Click for printable size audiobook cover
3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (1,549 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Charlaine Harris, Toni L. P. Kelner, various authors Narrator: Angela Dawe, Luke Daniels Publisher: Brilliance Audio Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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What could be scarier than the first day of school? How about a crash course in the paranormal from Charlaine Harris and Toni L. P. Kelner, editors of Home Improvement: Undead Edition? Your worst school nightmares—taking that math test you never studied for, finding yourself naked in school assembly, not knowing which door to enter—will pale in comparison to these thirteen original stories that take academic anxiety to whole new realms.

Stories include
• “Playing Possum” by Charlaine Harris,
• “Spellcaster 2.0” by Jonathan Maberry,
• “Academy Field Trip” by Donald Harstad,
• “Sympathy for the Bones” by Marjorie M. Liu,
• “Low School” by Rhys Bowen,
• “Callie Meet Happy” by Amber Benson,
• “Iphigenia in Aulis” by Mike Carey,
• “Golden Delicious” by Faith Hunter,
• “Magic Tests” by Andrew and Ilona Gordon,
• “An Introduction to Jewish Myth and Mysticism” by Steve Hockensmith,
• “VSI” by Nancy Holder,
• “The Bad Hour” by Thomas E. Sniegoski, and 
• “Pirate Dave and the Captain’s Ghost” by Toni L. P. Kelner

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Listener Reviews

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Review by Anne | 2/11/2014

    " OK, here's the deal. This is one of those books full of short stories by a variety of authors. I read the ones by Charlaine Harris and Ilona Andrews. They were both good and interesting to me because I read their series. The Harris story was about Sookie & Hunter. The Andrews story was about Julie. These stories wouldn't be as interesting to me without the knowledge of their whole worlds. Mostly because the premise is school settings and there is no romance. I like a little romance with my mystery or drama or action. I didn't read the rest of the stories, other than these 2 authors. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Review by Christopher | 2/10/2014

    " Just read Charlaine Harris's Sookie story "

  • 1 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 5 Review by Bev | 2/9/2014

    " Specific to the Charlaine Harris "Sookie" short story - it was a completely mundane short story about Sookie visiting Hunter's school and anticipating a shooting because of her telepathy. The characters (even Sookie) were totally flat, the ending predictable. This could have been a story about any characters, anywhere. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Review by Vesmé | 2/3/2014

    " Only read the Sookie story. Pretty good, was nice to see Hunter again. "

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About the Author
Author Charlaine Harris

Charlaine Harris is a New York Times bestselling mystery author and editor. She has written a number of successful mystery and urban fantasy series, including the Aurora Teagarden series, the Harper Connelly series, and the Shakespeare series, among others. The first book in Harris’ Southern Vampire series, Dead until Dark, won the Anthony Award for Best Paperback Mystery in 2001; the series is also the basis for the hit HBO series True Blood. She is a member of the Mystery Writers of America, the American Crime Writers League, and the International Crime Writers Association. Currently, Harris lives in Magnolia, Arkansas.

About the Narrators

Angela Dawe is an actor and improviser working with the Annoyance Theater and Second City in Chicago. Originally from Lansing, Michigan, Dawe’s career has encompassed stage, television, and film work, in addition to award-winning audiobook narrations, which include young adult, suspense, romance, and historical fiction titles.

Luke Daniels has performed at various repertory theaters around the country, with an emphasis on Shakespeare. His many audiobook credits range from action and suspense to young-adult fiction, including works by Philip Roth and John Updike. He has been a finalist for the prestigious Audie Award in 2012 and 2014 and has earned thirteen AudioFile Earphones Awards.