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The Behemoth

15 year old Madyson tells the story of the Behemoth. A large, lumbering beast that has emerged from the waters off of Cape Cod. As the Behemoth begins to walk across the country Madyson sees a chance to change her life.

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This means episodes are recommended to be heard in order from the very start. Here's the 10 best episodes of the series anyway though!

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Episode 1 - The Behemoth Rises

Something large has emerged from the waters off of Cape Cod, Massachusetts.  Something which defies description but which the news has deemed to call 'The Behemoth'.  The eyes of the world are on the events as they unfold.  Especially the eyes of fifteen year old Madyson.  As the Behemoth begins to walk across the country Madyson sees a chance to change her life. Rick Coste is a writer and producer.  Other projects include Bryar Lane, Scotch, and Charlie's Mailbox. Shows currently scheduled for 2017 are The Fiona Potts Interview, Waterguns & Rainbows, Izzy, and Inhale. Learn more at Modernaudiodrama.com. 


1 Mar 2017

Rank #1

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Episode 2 - The Taxi

Madyson resolves to see the Behemoth as it approaches the neighboring town of Sharon, Connecticut.  But first she has to get there without her parents knowing... and it's a school day.  Today is as good a day as any to see what a taxi ride is like.


2 Mar 2017

Rank #2

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Episode 3 - The Roof

People are trying to either get in, or out, of Sharon Connecticut.  Madyson is trying to get in.  What begins as a small adventure to see a monster is soon to turn into a big one.  But first she has to see it.  So she follows a wave of people towards the center of town...


3 Mar 2017

Rank #3

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Episode 4 - The Stand

Madyson sees the Behemoth for the first time.  She also sees something else.  Something that nobody else does.  Armed with this knowledge Madyson does something that surprises even herself. It's time to make a stand.


4 Mar 2017

Rank #4

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Episode 7 - The Phone

After the events at Round Pond Madyson travels through the state of New York with the Behemoth.  The army has created a corridor to keep people away while they decide what to do.  In the meantime Madyson find something that the army has left for her.


7 Mar 2017

Rank #5

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Episode 6 - Trees

Madyson must face her fears as her resolve to accompany the monstrous Behemoth on his journey is tested.  On the other side of a forest, by Round Pond in Amenia, New York, she finds the army ready and waiting.


6 Mar 2017

Rank #6

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Episode 9 - The Men

Madyson and Max encounter a small group of men in a Kansas cornfield. At first she believes they are military personnel.  It doesn't take but a few minutes for them to change her mind.


9 Mar 2017

Rank #7

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Episode 10 - The Agent

What's a primatologist doing in Kansas?  That's what Madyson wants to know when he approaches her and Max on their trek across North America.  She soon discovers that adversity conceals itself in many forms.


10 Mar 2017

Rank #8

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Episode 11 - The Deer

After their encounter with the agent Pearce, Madyson finds that Max may not be as ambivalent to the world around him as she had thought.


11 Mar 2017

Rank #9

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Episode 5 - No Turning Back

Madyson has come face to face with the Behemoth.  Surrounded by the National Guard, circling helicopters, and news crews, she holds her breath and takes a big step.  One that will change her future.


5 Mar 2017

Rank #10