Featured, Featured-LL, Promotions & Events Download free audiobooks all summer long via SYNC

Encourage summer listening at your library! SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens 13+ (and adult listeners, too!). From April 27 through August 16, 2017, SYNC will give away two complete audiobook downloads each week, including four outstanding Listening Library titles! Visit www.audiobooksync.com each week for two new audio offerings. Once downloaded, these audios are yours to keep—but hurry, each title is available for one week only! Read more

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Collection Development Don’t miss these hot Summer ’17 drop-ins!

Meet patron demand with new listens from bestselling authors John Grisham, Arundhati Roy, and Deborah Tannen, and a must-listen memoir by Dallas Police Chief David O. Brown. Plus, psychological suspense fans will be thrilled by two newly-announced Large Print drop-ins from Michelle Richmond and Shari Lapena. Read more

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Featured, In The Studio, New Releases, Video Hear George Saunders’ incredible first novel on audiobook, read by a star-studded cast of 166 narrators

Listeners know George Saunders from his previous bestselling and critically acclaimed short story collections, including National Book Award finalist Tenth of December, read by the Author. Now, in his highly-anticipated first novel LINCOLN IN THE BARDO, Saunders tells an incredibly entertaining story, masterfully blending historical fact with inventive fiction. Step into the studio with Saunders and producer Kelly Gildea to learn more about the “jaw-droppingly good” audio production of LINCOLN IN THE BARDO, read by the Author, Nick Offerman, David Sedaris, Julianne Moore, Ben Stiller, and many more. Read more

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Awards & Recognition, Featured-LL 2017 YALSA Amazing Audiobooks & ALSC Notable Children’s Recordings

Listening Library is proud to announce this year’s Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) Amazing Audiobooks for Young Adults and Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) Notable Children’s Recordings. Share these outstanding listens with your young patrons. Read more

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