Spring ’17 Editors’ Staff Picks
We asked our editors which audiobooks spring to their minds when they think about this season’s must-listens. Hear which titles they can’t stop talking about in this curated list of staff picks.
Lights, Camera, LISTEN!
Audiobooks are the ticket to bringing big screen entertainment to patrons in a new way. Listen to these blockbuster bestsellers before you see them for a front row seat to sensational, cinematic storytelling.
Do you offer these hot fall movie listens at your library?
We can smell the popcorn already!
The healing power of audiobooks: a narrator’s story
Narrator Sumalee Montano shares her moving experience behind-the-mic and how audiobooks SPARK JOY in her life. Read her guest blog post here.
New Oprah’s Book Club Pick:
THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD
Oprah Winfrey says, “This is one of the most grim, gripping, powerful novels about slavery I have ever experienced.” Hear the first line that grabbed Oprah’s attention and wouldn’t let go in an audio excerpt, read by Odyssey Award-winning narrator Bahni Turpin.
Fall ’16 CD Drop-Ins
Feast your ears on these new listens from bestselling authors Paulo Coelho, Helen Fielding, Robert Harris,
and Anne Rice!
This is the Author Podcast
Go behind-the-scenes in the recording studio to hear what it’s like for an author to record their own audiobook.
Featuring new interviews with big name authors:
TV and comedy legend Carol Burnett
World-renowned recording artist Phil Collins
Iconic music and DJ Moby — LISTEN NOW
New York Times bestselling author Terry McMillan — LISTEN NOW
Celebrity chef and Fresh Off The Boat author Eddie Huang — LISTEN NOW
The Moth GrandSLAM winner and New York memoirist Tara Clancy