The Millennium SeriesÂ is a magnificent listen. With the majority of the series narrated by Audiofile Earphones Awardâ€’winning narrator Simon Vance, the chronicles of Lisbeth Salander are in good hands. Beginning with The Girl with the Dragon TattooÂ and continuing with the recently releasedÂ The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye,Â author David Lagercrantz proves again that he is able to expertly pick up where Stieg Larsson left off.
Wonder Woman is everywhere. With the recent film starring Gal Gadot, it seems like we can’t get enough superheroines. Luckily, Leigh Bardugo, ofÂ the GrishaÂ trilogyÂ and theÂ Six of CrowsÂ duology, has writtenÂ Wonder Woman: Warbringer,Â an action-packed listen sure to satisfy fans of all ages.
There really is no typical high school storyâ€”every tale is differentâ€”and thereâ€™s no better way to discover the variety of experiences than through realistic young-adult fiction. Ranging from thrilling suspense revolving around friendship, to heartbreaking stories of young people reacting to loss, all of these stories make great listens. Teenagers have to deal with more in life than just tests and cute classmates: theseÂ audiobooksÂ are jumping-off points for deeper discussion.
Whether you’ve heard the story a dozen times or it’s completely new to you, A Wrinkle in Time is delightful. This tale by Madeleine L’Engle will soon become a movieâ€”starring Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Zach Galifianakis, Chris Pine, and introducing Storm Reidâ€”that will bring together book lovers of all ages.
Thriller fans will want to bump Final Girls up on their next-listen list. Dubbed â€śthe first great thriller of 2017” by Stephen King, this listen is a fast-paced, heart-pounding ride from the very start.
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.