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5 Audiobooks Inspired by Fairytales & Folklore

People have long been fascinated by fairytales and folklore. From television and film to the stage and books, fairytales and folklore have been adapted, modernized, and used as the source of inspiration for original content. Here are five enchanting audiobooks that will add a little magic to your day: Read more

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Books to Complement PBS Masterpiece’s VICTORIA

Royalty will never cease to fascinate and enthrall us. Just take a look at the countless number of books and films that have been about royal families around the world and through time. Joining that long list is PBS Masterpiece’s new series Victoria, which premiered recently. We can easily say that we’re hooked. If you, like us, are itching to discover more about Queen Victoria, you’re in luck. We’ve gathered together a few audiobooks that are sure to satisfy your curiosity. Read more

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DC Trip: One Hilarious Ride

We can all agree that Washington, D.C. feels like a real-life circus these days, with every news channel cycling through the latest surreal event or bizarre sound bite from our Executive Branch. The phrase “truth is stranger than fiction” has never felt more real.

But in DC Trip by Sara Benincasa, a group of teachers and teenagers on a school trip to our country’s capital make the current politicians seem as innocent as newborn kittens. Read more

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Discovering THE POWER OF MEANING with Emily Esfahani Smith

“For millions, both with and without faith, the search for meaning here on earth has become incredibly urgent—yet ever more elusive.”

In her new book The Power of Meaning, Emily Esfahani Smith explores how people can make their lives more meaningful. Listening to this audiobook is the perfect way to start the new year. Read more

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Hamilton Cast Members as Narrators

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably heard of the Broadway smash hit Hamilton. The smart lyrics, catchy music, diverse cast, and unique way of telling our country’s history have created a cultural phenomenon—along with a die-hard fan base.

Aside from listening to other Broadway cast albums featuring these talented performers, or waiting for their personal albums to drop, you can hear some of the Hamilton cast members lend their voices in a different way—through narration. Dive into an audiobook with one of these stellar companions: Read more

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Knit & Listen: Patterns Paired with Audiobooks

The blustery winter weather outside makes staying indoors necessary. So, a good way to keep yourself busy is by starting a new yarn project. We’ve picked three patterns for you to try. Not only did we pick out some adorable projects, but we have also paired them with an audiobook recommendation. Listening while you craft will make winter fly by! Read more

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Our Favorite Audiobooks of 2016

As 2016 comes to a close, we’ve been reflecting a lot about our favorite experiences and moments from the past year. Obviously that includes our audiobooks! So if you need an audiobook to take with you on your travels, or to listen to while you prepare for the holidays, we’re sharing some of our favorite audiobooks of 2016 with you. Happy listening! Read more

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Lauren Graham is Talking as Fast as She Can

Lauren Graham fans rejoice! She’s back with another book—but this time it’s not fiction. Talking as Fast as I Can is a collection of personal essays on everything from her unconventional early childhood to her successful adulthood through to, you guess it, the recent Gilmore Girls reboot.

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