Best Audiobooks of 2017

How do you choose which audiobook to buy this season? Whether it is a gift for someone, or you received a gift card and want to buy something for yourself, you’ll find a good recommendation on these Best Of lists.

Audible
There are many categories in their Best of 2017 list, and we were lucky enough to nab six top spots. For the full list of finalists and winners, click here.
Lincoln in the Bardo, Best Fiction
American Wolf, Best Nonfiction
You Are a Badass at Making Money, Best Business
The Bear and the Nightingale, Best Fantasy
American Kingpin, Best True Crime
Wishtree, Best Kids

Audiofile 
There are 125 spots on this expansive list, which means you’re bound to find the perfect title for you!

Booklist
On their list for best adult audiobooks, we had four titles make the list.
Anything is Possible
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine
Lincoln in the Bardo
Prussian Blue

On their list for best youth audiobooks, we had five titles make it.
The Inquisitor’s Tale
The Book of Dust
See You in the Cosmos
Turtles All the Way Down
The War I Finally Won

Chicago Tribune
Three of our audiobooks made their list this year.
Lincoln in the Bardo
The Idiot
Word by Word

New York Times Book Review
Three of the ten best fiction and nonfiction titles selected are our audiobooks that you can listen to.
Exit West
The Evolution of Beauty
Grant

School Library Journal 
We have four titles on their annual Top 10 list of young adult and children’s titles:
Jane, Unlimited
The Stars Beneath Our Feet
The Sun Is Also a Star
You Bring the Distant Near

Slate
Of their best eight audiobooks of the year, we have three wonderful listens:
The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage
Five-Carat Soul
An Odyssey

Wall Street Journal 
You’ll find a good mix of fiction and nonfiction on their best of list this year.
Ill Will
Stay With Me
The Evolution of Beauty
Friends Divided
Killers of the Flower Moon

Washington Post
They picked five best audiobooks for the year, and we have two picks:
The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage
The Ministry of Utmost Happiness