Dion Graham
Awards & Recognition, Guest Post Hear from the Award-Winning Audiobook Narrator of EVICTED, Dion Graham

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

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Awards & Recognition February’s #1 LibraryReads Pick I SEE YOU Keeps Listeners Guessing

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?
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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 Celebrating four phenomenal titles named to the 2017 RUSA Listen List for Outstanding Audiobook Narration

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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