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The Hanged Man

Maps in a Mirror Series, Book 1 · Maps in a Mirror

by Orson Scott Card Author · Scott Brick Narrator


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From bestselling storyteller Orson Scott Card comes a collection of eleven chilling tales that provoke the dreaded dark side of the listener's imagination.

"Eumenides in the Fourth Floor Lavatory"
A sinful man finally faces his conscience in the form of a babylike creature that haunts his waking hours.

Dying can be a difficult thing to come to terms with.

"Deep Breathing Exercises"
A man realizes that people who breathe together die together.

"Fat Farm"
A wealthy, overweight man tries to escape his overeating problem by getting himself cloned and transfering his memories into the clone.

"Closing the Timelid"
Using a time travel machine, available only to the wealthy, a thrill-seeking playboy discovers a way to experience the excitement of death without actually dying.

"Freeway Games"
To pass the time, Stanley plays freeway "following" games, and each person he follows dies trying to escape him. But one day, he meets his match and the chase is on!

"A Sepulchre of Songs"
Having lost both her arms and legs in an accident, a girl begins talking with an alien from outer space.

"Prior Restraint"
If the Censorship Board takes an interest in your writing, take it as a compliment and do what they say ... or face the consequences.

"The Changed Man and the King of Words"
Joe develops a computer system based on literary references that can make frighteningly accurate character interpretations, then he submits his parents to the test.

"Memories of My Head"
A man writes a letter in his own blood shortly after blowing his head off with a shotgun.

"Lost Boys"
In the story that became the acclaimed horror novel, a child having trouble adjusting to a new town withdraws into a mysterious computer game where he meets imaginary friends. 

Publication Details

Blackstone Publishing
Blackstone Audio, Inc., and Buck 50 Productions, LLC
Publication Date:
Maps in a Mirror


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Orson Scott Card (Author)

Orson Scott Card, a New York Times bestselling author, has won several Hugo and Nebula awards for his works of speculative fiction.

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Gabrielle De Cuir (Director)

Gabrielle de Cuir, an Audie and Earphones Award–winning narrator, has narrated over two hundred titles and specializes in fantasy, humor, and titles requiring extensive foreign language and accent skills. Her "velvet touch" as an actor's director ...

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Kirk Miller (Director)

Stefan Rudnicki is an award winning audiobook narrator, director and producer. He was born in Poland and now resides in Studio City, California. He has narrated more than three hundred audiobooks and has participated in over a thousand as a writer...

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Author :
Orson Scott Card
Director :
Judy Young
Narrator :
Director :
Gabrielle De Cuir
Narrator :
Don Leslie
Director :
Kirk Miller
Narrator :
David Birney
Narrator :
Scott Brick
Director :
Stefan Rudnicki
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