Collections by Black Authors
8 Collections by Black Authors to Listen to Now

Whether your patrons have been following these writers for years or are discovering their work for the first time, be ready to recommend these eight short story and essay collections written or curated by bestselling, award-winning, and debut black authors. Read more

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Rick Riordan Presents on Audio
Adventure Awaits with Rick Riordan Presents on Audio

As big Rick Riordan fans, we’re always looking for another audiobook that will be full of humor, adventure, and a little magic. (Have you listened to all of his books? Not sure? Take a look and see.)

Luckily for us (and you!), there are plenty of fantastical new listens from Rick Riordan Presents; these fun middle-grade stories are based on mythology from around the world that listeners may or may not be familiar with. Read more

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Max and the Midknights
Meet the Cast of MAX AND THE MIDKNIGHTS

There’s a new adventure from the New York Times bestselling author of the Big Nate series: Max and the Midknights. It’s an illustrated novel, peppered with graphic novel panels throughout, so the audiobook production was exciting to adapt and create.  Read more

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Property of the Rebel Librarian Allison Varnes
PROPERTY OF THE REBEL LIBRARIAN author Allison Varnes on How Audiobooks Make Reading Fun for Students

During my eight years as a special education teacher, I frequently worked with high school students who struggled to be independent readers, due to disabilities and weak decoding and fluency skills. For them, reading meant devoting their energy to decoding the text, leaving no room for expressive reading. Read more

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