AudioFile Magazine celebrates their favorites of 2013— “the most engrossing stories, the performances [they] couldn’t turn off”—and so we proudly present BOT’s adult listens from this incredible list. Check out all of AudioFile’s Best here.
Fiction & Classics
THE CIRCLE by Dave Eggers, read by Dion Graham
DEAR LIFE by Alice Munro, read by Kimberly Farr & Arthur Morey
LOVE, DISHONOR, MARRY, DIE, CHERISH, PERISH written and read by David Rakoff
VAMPIRES IN THE LEMON GROVE by Karen Russell, read by a full cast
And congrats to Penguin Audio’s THE GOOD LORD BIRD by James McBride, read by Michael Boatman! Hear a clip of this National Book Award Winner here.
Non-Fiction & Culture
BEFORE HAPPINESS by Shawn Achor, read by Mike Chamberlain
FIVE DAYS AT MEMORIAL by Sheri Fink, read by Kirsten Potter
LEAN IN by Sheryl Sandberg, read by Elisa Donovan
STICKS & STONES by Emily Bazelon,read by Rebecca Lowman
Sci-Fi & Fantasy
WORLD WAR Z: THE COMPLETE EDITION by Max Brooks, read by an all-star cast including: Martin Scorsese, Alan Alda, Kal Penn, Alfred Molina, Nathan Fillion, Paul Sorvino, Rob Reiner, Carl Reiner, Simon Pegg, Jeri Ryan, and more!