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Echoes of a Song by @libraryoferena is a Celebrate Audiobook Month pick #historicalfantasy #giveaway

Title: Echoes of a Song

Author: A. L. Butcher & Narrated by Matt Jenkins

Genre: Fantasy/Historical Fantasy

Book Blurb:

A dozen tumultuous years after the dramatic events at the Paris Opera House Raoul, Comte de Chagny is still haunted by the mysterious Opera Ghost – the creature of legend who held staff at the Opera House under his thrall, kidnapped Raoul’s lover and murdered his brother. In Raoul’s troubled imagination the ghosts of the past are everywhere, and strange and powerful music still calls in his dreams.

Madness, obsession and the legacy of the past weave their spell in this short, tragic tale based on the Phantom of the Opera.

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What makes this a must-listen audiobook?

This is a captivating tragedy, a symphony of memory and regret from the view of Raoul de Chagny, once victor in a deadly game of love and loss. Haunted by the past and the music he can never escape the legacy of the Phantom of the Opera.


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Runs June 5 – June 30.

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Author Biography:

British-born A. L. Butcher is an avid reader and creator of worlds, a poet, and a dreamer, a lover of science, natural history, history, and monkeys. Her prose has been described as ‘dark and gritty’ and her poetry as ‘evocative’. She writes with a sure and sometimes erotic sensibility of things that might have been, never were, but could be.

Alex is the author of the Light Beyond the Storm Chronicles and the Tales of Erana lyrical fantasy series. She also has several short stories in the fantasy, fantasy romance genres with occasional forays into gothic style horror, including the Legacy of the Mask series. With a background in politics, classical studies, ancient history and myth, her affinities bring an eclectic and unique flavour in her work, mixing reality and dream in alchemical proportions that bring her characters and worlds to life.

She also curates speculative fiction themed book bundles on BundleRabbit - for the most part the speculative fiction Here Be Series

Alex is also proud to be a writer for Perseid Press where her work features in Heroika: Dragon Eaters, Heroika Skirmishers – where she was editor and cover designer as well as writer; and Lovers in Hell – part of the acclaimed Heroes in Hell series.

Awards: Outside the Walls, co-written with Diana L. Wicker received a Chill with a Book Reader’s Award in 2017.

The Kitchen Imps and Other Dark Tales won best fantasy for 2018 on NN Light Book Heaven.

Echoes of a Song - one of her Phantom tales - won best fantasy 2019.

Narrator Biography:

Matt is a versatile voice artist and audiobook narrator. Born and bred in the west of England, right on the Welsh border, Matt can lend his voice to almost any style of reading.

Matt specialises in fantasy and horror genres, but is equally at home with science fiction and other genres

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Alex Butcher
Alex Butcher
Jun 16, 2020



N. N. Light
N. N. Light
Jun 16, 2020

Thank you, A.L., for sharing your audiobook in our Celebrate Audiobook Month event. I loved this story and I'm sure it's an intoxicating listen.

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