The Shadowshaper Cypher
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  • 1
    Shadowshaper | Daniel José Older

    Shadowshaper

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 21 mins)
    • By Daniel José Older
    • Narrated By Anika Noni Rose
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
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    Story
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    Paint a mural. Start a battle. Change the world. Sierra Santiago planned an easy summer of making art and hanging out with her friends. But then a corpse crashes the first party of the season. Her strokeridden grandfather starts apologizing over and over. And when the murals in her neighborhood begin to weep real tears... Well, something more sinister than the usual Brooklyn ruckus is going on.

    A Vivid Tale for Many Interests

    To understand our viewpoint. We are a couple, married fifty years in the Pacific Northwest with no knowledge of modern Hispanic teen culture in New Yo..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 13 2016 by C. D. White (Salem, OR USA)
  • 2
    Shadowhouse Fall: The Shadowshaper Cypher, Book 2 | Daniel José Older

    Shadowhouse Fall: The Shadowshaper Cypher, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 9 mins)
    • By Daniel José Older
    • Narrated By Anika Noni Rose
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (17)
    Performance
    (17)
    Story
    (17)

    Sierra and her friends love their new lives as shadowshapers, making art and creating change with the spirits of Brooklyn. Then Sierra receives a strange card depicting a white beast called the Hound of Light - an image from the enigmatic, influential Deck of Worlds. The Deck tracks the players and powers of all the magical houses in the city, and when the real Hound begins to stalk Sierra through the streets, the shadowshapers know their next battle has arrived.

    A worthy sequel

    Loved this book! Anika Noni Rose is phenomenal in her embodiment of the characters. Older writes with an authenticity and wit that is sorely missing i..Show More »

    Reviewed on September 23 2017 by R. Whitaker (Chicago, IL)