FALL into autumn with some of this seasons biggest fall books! This month’s LibraryReads on audio are so full of love, lust, fantasy, and meaningful fiction that you won’t ever want to press pause! See the full list of September 2020 LibraryReads picks here.
‘Between life and death there is a library, and within that library, the shelves go on forever. Every book provides a chance to try another life you could have lived. To see how things would be if you had made other choices… Would you have done anything different, if you had the chance to undo your regrets?’
A dazzling audiobook about all the choices that go into a life well lived, from the internationally bestselling author of Reasons to Stay Alive and How To Stop Time.
Yaa Gyasi’s stunning follow-up to her acclaimed national bestseller Homegoing is a powerful, raw, intimate, deeply layered novel about a Ghanaian family in Alabama.
“With deft agility and undeniable artistry, Gyasi’s latest is an eloquent examination of resilient survival.”—Booklist
Audio praise for Homegoing:
“Enhancing Gyasi’s magnificent epic, narrator Dominic Hoffman shines across continents, oceans, and generations and makes this a must-have for all collections.”—Library Journal, starred review
Previous audio praise for James Marsters:
“Butcher’s long-running Dresden Files series has a champion in Marsters; he has narrated all the audiobooks. His familiarity allows him to slip seamlessly into Dresden’s shoes and spin a magical aural web, which even new listeners will become caught up in.”—AudioFile Earphones Award Winner (Working for Big Foot)
“Narrator Elizabeth Jasicki depicts a romance between a suffragist at Oxford and a powerful duke that shows why the political is always personal. . . Jasicki does a wonderful job portraying Annabelle’s constant frustration with the various limitations and restrictions placed on her by society.”—AudioFile review (Bringing Down the Duke)
“Brittany Pressley brings humor and tenderness to this story about family, finding love, and playing pirate. . . Pressley is a dynamic performer who brings out Emily’s increasing ease as she gets to know the people of her niece’s small town and finds her place among them.”—AudioFile Earphones Award Winner (Well Met)
Do your own dishes
Knock before entering the bathroom
Never look up your roommate online
Two narrators bring this delightful romantic comedy to life!
Previous audio praise for Novik:
“Julia Emelin’s expressive voice and multiaccented narration perfectly capture the novel’s large cast of characters and Eastern European setting. Highly recommended.”—Library Journal, starred review (Uprooted)