Dion Graham has become a familiar voice to both adults and children for his riveting reads of important and beloved books. A multiple Audie Award–winning and critically-acclaimed actor and narrator who has performed on Broadway, off Broadway, in films, and in several hit television series including HBO’s The Wire, Graham’s recent audiobook recording of Matthew Desmond’s EVICTED was named a winner to the 2017 Reference and User Services Association (RUSA) Listen List for Outstanding Audiobook Narration. Read more
In this month’s LibraryReads, we have six great audios to choose from! From a fantasy tale like GILDED CAGE to a fun, lighthearted listen like MY NOT SO PERFECT LIFE, to the #1 LibraryReads Pick for February, I SEE YOU, your patrons will have plenty of amazing listens to check out all winter long—and these will make for perfect summer listens, too! With so many titles sure to be in demand at your library, try placing audios next to the hardcovers, reminding patrons that LibraryReads also make great listens! And who doesn’t love being told a riveting story?
This Diamond Discount Sale is an economical solution to help librarians keep up with the current demand for CDs. Visit our Diamond Discount Sale page for more information, view our title lists, and start saving BIG on BIG titles! Read more
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
This past weekend at the RUSA (Reference & User Services Association) Book and Media Awards at ALA Midwinter, we were thrilled to hear the reveal of the 2017 Listen List. This award highlights extraordinary narrators and listening experiences that merit special attention by a general adult audience and the librarians who advise them. Read more
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Join our #alamw17 audiobook buzz on Sunday, January 22nd at 1 pm! And keep reading to learn about more audiobook fun happening in Atlanta at ALA Midwinter… Read more