Awards & Recognition 2016 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.

2016 YALSA Amazing Audiobooks for Young Adults
The 2016 Amazing Audiobooks list, comprised of fiction titles and nonfiction, features recordings covering a wide range of interests for young adults from historical fiction, to horror, to realistic fiction.

“We were really blown away by the quality of this year’s audiobooks.” said Chair Sarah Hashimoto. “These titles take audios to the next level of excellence, with thrilling sound effects, music, character voices, and more. There’s something here for every teen, including fast-paced adventure, fantasy, horror, and romance.”

Use the slider below to see Listening Library’s 11 Amazing Audiobook selections.


2016 ALSC Notable Children’s Recordings
The Notable Children’s Recordings list includes recordings for children 14 years of age and younger of especially commendable quality that demonstrate respect for young people’s intelligence and imagination; exhibit venturesome creativity; and reflect and encourage the interests of children and young adolescents in exemplary ways.

Use the slider below to see Listening Library’s 6 Notable Children’s Recording selections.

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