Awards & Recognition October’s LibraryReads on Audio Inspire Great Discussion

The beginning of October brings in a chill in the air, only matched by these intense titles filled with mystery and intrigue. From murder mysteries to medical dramas, these titles will spark conversation even before the story ends. Cozy up with your headphones and listen up because these LibraryReads made incredible listens. Read more

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In the Shadow of Liberty
Featured Titles, Featured-LL, Video Hear History IN THE SHADOW OF LIBERTY by Kenneth C. Davis, read by a Full Cast (Audiobook Trailer)

Did you know that many of America’s Founding Fathers—who fought for liberty and justice for all—were slave owners?

Through the powerful stories of five enslaved people who were “owned” by four of our greatest presidents, this audiobook helps set the record straight about the role slavery played in the founding of America. Read more

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Collection Development, Featured Titles Audiobooks put you in the room where it happened. The Nerdy Book Club names top books for Hamilton fans.

Attention all “Hamilnerds” who have listened to the Hamilton soundtrack on repeat hundreds of times: Listening Library has TWO NEW Hamilton-related listens to add to the mix. These fall ’16 drop-ins allow famous historical figures to tell their stories, bringing this fascinating period in American history to life—a perfect choice for classrooms! Read more

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