It’s a fiery hot summer, and sixteen-year-old Jesse Wright is on the run. An oddly gifted boy, he arrives in a new city where the direction of his life is about to change. He’s hungry and lonely and desperate—and beset by visions of a stranger who is being brutally tortured. And then there are Jesse’s own memories of a fire . . .
Start reading or listening online from Chapter One.
Mortal Ghost is available in audiobook format, read by Bill Uden, at the time theatre student and lead singer of the band Primal Jukebox, and produced by the students and staff of Coleg Sir Gâr, Wales, without whose unstinting generosity and support the audio project would not have been possible.
You can see an older Bill in a recent production of Michael Morpurgo’s Mimi and the Mountain Dragon here.
for free: online