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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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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Anna and the Swallow Man
Awards & Recognition, Featured-LL Librarians react: ANNA AND THE SWALLOW MAN named 2017 Odyssey Award Winner

What an exciting morning for book lovers everywhere. The ALA Youth Media Awards are perhaps the most highly-anticipated part of January’s annual ALA Midwinter conference. And this morning in Atlanta, winners of the Newbery Medal, Caldecott Medal, Printz Award, and the other prestigious ALA Awards were announced. Listening Library is thrilled to publish the 2017 Odyssey Award Winner for Excellence in Audiobook Production, ANNA AND THE SWALLOW MAN Read more

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Awards & Recognition 2016 Odyssey Awards Speech: Karen Dziekonski, audiobook producer of THE WAR THAT SAVED MY LIFE

Karen Dziekonski is the 2016 Odyssey Award-winning producer of The War that Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley, narrated by Jayne Entwistle. Her speech was delivered at the American Library Association Conference in Orlando, Florida on June 27, 2016. Read more

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