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I mentioned in my that I had several surprises planned for 2020, and the first one is here. , the second novel in the is available now on , and
When Michael Troughton agreed to narrate the first Angst audiobook, I was a little stunned. He’s an who has appeared in numerous television shows and films. Son of , the second actor to play , Michael has narrated for ig Finish Productions. He’s the real deal.
His impressive resume left me a little star-struck, and I didn’t know what to expect. I’m a self-published author with a small, dedicated base of readers. Someone of Michael’s caliber could have rushed through the material to create something good enough.
I think it’s fair to say that many authors have a love-hate relationship with their early writing. I’ve learned a lot about writing over the last decade. I think it shows in and . There is something raw about my first few books, but Angst will always hold a special place in my heart.
I listened to Michael Troughton’s reading, and it is a performance. At first I smiled in appreciation of his attention to my story and characters. Then, his reading drew me in, laughing at stuff I had written almost a decade ago. Finally, I got a little choked up. A lot of Angst is personal, and Troughton did it right.
Buried in Angst
I was fortunate that Michael Troughton showed interest in Angst, and grateful that he was willing to come back for my second book in the series, . Only an actor of his caliber could bring my books to life like this. Not only is he a consummate professional and an amazing actor, he’s a pleasure to work with. Check out Michael’s and follow him on and !
Available on Audiobook
I hope you enjoy Michael Troughton’s performance of Buried in Angst as much as I do. Be sure to watch the preview below. It includes some fun images of the main characters. Be sure to grab your copy, available now on , and