Unless youâ€™ve been living under a rock, youâ€™ve probably heard of the Broadway smash hit Hamilton. The smart lyrics, catchy music, diverse cast, and unique way of telling our countryâ€™s history have created a cultural phenomenonâ€”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 wayâ€”through narration. Dive into an audiobook with one of these stellar companions:
Junot Diaz immerses us in the tumultuous life of Oscar, a sweet but disastrously overweight, lovesick Dominican ghetto nerd, and the history of his family. This brilliant narration (by two Hamiltonians!) adds another layer of lyricism and depth to this Pulitzer Prize-winning classic novel.
The definitive history of the successful battle to halt the AIDS epidemicâ€”from the creator of, and inspired by, the seminal documentary How to Survive a Plague.
Devorah is a consummate good girl who has never challenged the ways of her strict Hasidic upbringing. Jaxon is a fun-loving, book-smart nerd who has never been comfortable around girls. They’ve spent their entire lives in Brooklyn, on opposite sides of the same street. Their paths never crossed…until one day, they did.
A bare-knuckled, tell-all memoir from Mike Tyson, the onetime heavyweight champion of the worldâ€”and a legend both in and out of the ring.
Ronan Chantry, a handful of trappers, and an Irish girl whose father was killed after telling her a few vague landmarks are searching for a lost treasure of Montezuma. When it comes to gold, even friendship doesnâ€™t keep men from killing each other…