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Best Audiobooks of 2020 selected by Library Journal and Booklist!

Hear, hear! We are thrilled to welcome 2021 with a listen back at the past year’s top titles as chosen by these library trade publications. Throw the confetti, pour the coffee, and most importantly, encourage patrons to press play on these incredible audiobooks sure to thrill listeners for years to come! Read more

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NCSS 2020: Audiobooks for Social Studies Curriculum

Educators & Librarians,
Welcome to the BOT & Listening Library website!

Whether you’ve visited us before, or you’ve been introduced to us thanks to the Penguin Random House booth at the NCSS virtual conference, anyone can download the Audiobooks for Social Studies Curriculum collection below and listen to clips of over 150 recommended audiobooks. Plus, check out 2020 NCSS Keynote Speaker, Chelsea Clinton, in the video below as she shares why she loves audiobooks. Read more

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Audiobooks Are Not Cheating
NCTE 2020: Recommended Audiobook Collections for Educators

Educators & Librarians,
Welcome to the BOT & Listening Library website!

Whether you’ve visited us before, or you’ve been introduced to us thanks to the Penguin Random House NCTE virtual booth, anyone can download the curated classroom collections below and listen to audiobook clips by clicking on the header or images. Plus, be sure to view our NEW audiobook buzz with the Listening Library editorial team to hear about some fall favorites! Read more

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