For many, Memorial Day is a symbol of kicking off summer fun. It is important, though, to take a moment to remember exactly why this holiday exists. Memorial Day was created to honor those who have fallen while serving our country. Take some time to hear some of their stories, learn about our worldâ€™s wartime histories, and honor these brave men and women by listening to these audiobooks:
“As a writer for Fortune magazine, I look for the biggest, most important, most interesting, most colorful business stories, period. I also have lived in Silicon Valley for almost 20 years now. And so, as Uber was exploding on the scene, it fairly quickly became obvious to me that that was the story that had all the qualities I was looking forâ€¦â€ť
Learn more aboutÂ Wild Ride.
“My book is about an extremely consequential 12-month period in American history, and also in the history of my family and my own maturation. Being 11 and 12 is a very interesting time of life, when you, for the first time, begin to establish your frame of reference for the world outside of your experience at home. And, in my case, it was a discovery of history as an inescapable current. We were all writing. These were dangerous years.”
Learn more aboutÂ The Hue and Cry at Our House.
If you’re looking for a hilarious, drama-filled listen to get you through the day, donâ€™t miss theÂ Crazy Rich AsiansÂ series, three books byÂ Kevin Kwan. The first,Â Crazy Rich Asians,Â is being turned into aÂ filmÂ starringÂ Fresh Off the Boat’sÂ main actress, Constance Wu.
In this series, listeners dive into a world of social-climbing lovesick billionaires, devastating gossip, and scheming family members. Make sure to check out the second audio,Â China Rich Girlfriend, before the finalÂ entry in the series,Â Rich People Problems,Â comesÂ out on May 23.
Kick-start your summer reading with a conversation-inducing audiobook. Whether youâ€™re looking for a thought-provoking novel, a heart-tugging tale, or something to keep you on the edge of your seat, one of these audiobooks is the perfect fit.
With summer right around the corner, itâ€™s time to start planning your summer road trip. Audiobooks are a great way to pass the time when in the car for long stretches, whether you are by yourself or with family or friends.Â Here is a selection of several different types of audiobooks to keep you (and your passengers) entertained the whole way!
Make any time reading time with an audiobook!
Make any time reading time with an audiobook.