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Guest Post, New Releases, Video JB Adkins on narrating Wendelin Van Draanen’s THE SECRET LIFE OF LINCOLN JONES: “It’s been difficult for me to shake the character…”

Listening Library is thrilled to welcome narrator JB Adkins to the blog as he shares why he loved diving into THE SECRET LIFE OF LINCOLN JONES by Wendelin Van Draanen. In this fresh and funny story about a boy learning to become the brave hero of his own life, we meet Lincoln Jones who is always working on the latest story he’s got going in his notebook. Read more

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Featured, Guest Post, Video THE HOUSE AT THE EDGE OF NIGHT author Catherine Banner on the magic of audiobooks

By Catherine Banner

I’ve loved audiobooks almost as long as I’ve loved stories. In the early nineties, when I discovered them, they were called ‘story tapes’ and came from the local library. In the small town where I grew up, the library’s audiobook collection was limited. We got used to listening to the same worn cassettes over and over, swapping them with classmates when we were finished. Read more

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Featured, New Releases, Video IN THE STUDIO: Delia Ephron on audiobooks and the starry cast of SIRACUSA

Get ready for a drama-filled European vacation with Delia Ephron’s SIRACUSA on audio. In fun casting news, two real-life married celebrity couples bring their acting chops and charm to the mic, adding even more sizzle to SIRACUSA, a summer must-listen and July LibraryReads pick. WATCH Delia in the studio as she reveals the cast Read more

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Featured, In The Studio, Video In the Studio: Pulitzer Prize winner Jhumpa Lahiri records IN OTHER WORDS

IN OTHER WORDS by Pulitzer Prize winning author Jhumpa Lahiri is unlike any audiobook you’ve heard before. In her first work of non-fiction, Lahiri explains why learning a language is a life-changing process, poetically exploring both what it means to be a writer, and why she was overcome with a relentless passion for speaking Italian. Read more

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Chris Grabenstein
Video Chris Grabenstein, author of MR. LEMONCELLO’S LIBRARY OLYMPICS, shares why he loves audiobooks!

The much-anticipated, puzzle-packed sequel to the New York Times bestselling, award-winning ESCAPE FROM MR. LEMONCELLO’S LIBRARY has arrived on audio! Chris Grabenstein stopped by our studio to record his author’s note for his latest listen, MR. LEMONCELLO’S LIBRARY OLYMPICS and he just couldn’t contain his love for audiobooks. Read more

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