From the author of Prairie Storms, winner of a Golden narration award comes another exciting audio adventure. In this story, 11-year old Shannon must confront her fear of heights when she and her friends are stranded on a ski slope overnight. With the help from her friends and some unlikely heroes, Shannon learns to face her fears head-on and have fun in spite of them. This action-packed audiobook is perfect for listeners ages 8-12 who love outdoor adventures.
For who is this book for ?
The Scary Slopes is for children ages 8-12 who love adventure and outdoor activities.
- The audiobook is perfect for listeners ages 8-12 who love outdoor adventures.
- The story is exciting and filled with adventure.
- The main character, Shannon, learns to face her fears head on and have fun in spite of them.
- The book may be too scary for some children.
- The audiobook is over two hours long, which might be too long for young listeners.
- The story doesn’t have a strong female lead character.
Learn more about the author
Darcy Pattison is the author of 18 children’s books, including the award-winning Prairie Storms. She has also written a number of articles and magazine columns for parents and teachers. A former teacher and librarian, she now writes full time from her home in Billings, Montana. About the narrator Katherine Kellgren is an accomplished actress and audiobook narrator who has won several Earphone Awards, been nominated for many Audie Awards, and twice been named one of AudioFile magazine’s Best Voices of the Year.
“I loved this book! I could really relate to Shannon’s fear of heights, and I liked how she faced her fears. This is a great audiobook for kids who like adventure stories.”
“My daughter and I love audiobooks. This is a great series! The author has an awesome voice for kids.”
” Shannon is a gutsy young heroine who will inspire readers of all ages. I couldn’t stop listening “
“The Scary Slopes is a great book that will keep you on the edge of your seat. Shannon has to confront her fear of heights when she and her friends are stranded on a ski slope overnight. With the help from her friends and some unlikely heroes, Shannon learns to face her fears head-on and have fun in spite of them.”