Fighting Words and The Way Back
Collection Development, Featured-LL Odyssey Award-Winning Authors Return with Powerful New Audiobooks

Two recent Odyssey Award-winning authors are back on Listening Library’s list this fall with already-acclaimed new audiobooks. One reunites the previous winning duo of author & narrator; the other newly pairs the author with a beloved two-time Odyssey Award-winning narrator. Don’t miss adding these powerful productions to your collections! Listen to clips and check out the rave reviews below. Read more

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Promotions & Events Two Groundbreaking Panels about the Power of Audiobooks at NCTE and ALAN 2016–plus get a FREE audio in booth #413

We’re thrilled to be headed to Atlanta, Georgia from November 17th — 20th to celebrate the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) annual conference. Don’t miss out on some amazing opportunities to hear about the power of audiobooks and meet some of your favorite authors and narrators. 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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Awards & Recognition 2016 Odyssey Awards Speech: Karen Dziekonski, audiobook producer of THE WAR THAT SAVED MY LIFE

Karen Dziekonski is the 2016 Odyssey Award-winning producer of The War that Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley, narrated by Jayne Entwistle. Her speech was delivered at the American Library Association Conference in Orlando, Florida on June 27, 2016. Read more

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Awards & Recognition 2016 Odyssey Awards Speech: Jayne Entwistle, narrator of THE WAR THAT SAVED MY LIFE

Jayne Entwistle is the 2016 Odyssey Award-winning narrator of The War that Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley, produced by Karen Dziekonski. Her speech was delivered at the American Library Association Conference in Orlando, Florida on June 27, 2016. Read more

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