Relax at the Beach with Audiobooks

It’s that time of year when trips to the beach and basking in sunshine are a frequent occurrence. Plug into audiobooks so you can read and enjoy the scenery at the same time. From fast-paced thrillers to breezy women’s fiction, you’ll find something to listen to:

 

Do This For Me

With her dream job, her loving (and famous) husband, and amazing twin daughters, Raney Moore has it all figured out. Or so she thinks. One day, a bombshell phone call throws Raney’s well-ordered existence into chaos.
Listen to an excerpt Do This for Me

 

Dreams of Falling

Larkin Lanier has to return home—a place she both loves and dreads—to help her mother, who was found badly injured and unconscious at the burned-out wreckage of the ancestral plantation. As Larkin digs for answers, she uncovers secrets kept for nearly fifty years.
Listen to an excerpt Dreams of Falling

 

The High Season
Author: Judy Blundell
Read By: Julia Whelan

In order to afford her beach house, Ruthie Beamish has to rent it out for the summer. This year, the renters bring some drama. By the end of this unforgettable summer, nothing will be the same.
Listen to an excerpt The High Season

 

The House Swap

A hypnotic domestic-noir novel in which a house swap is the eerie backdrop to a crumbling marriage, a torrid affair, and the fatal consequences that unfold.
Listen to an excerpt The House Swap

 

The Glitch

The story of a high-profile, TED-talking, power-posing Silicon Valley CEO and mother of two who has it all under control, until a woman claiming to be a younger version of herself appears, causing a major glitch in her overscheduled, overstaffed, overworked life.
Listen to an excerpt The Glitch

 

Love and Ruin
Author: Paula McLain
Read By: January LaVoy

A novel about Ernest Hemingway and his passionate, stormy marriage to Martha Gellhorn—a fiercely independent, ambitious young woman who would become one of the greatest war correspondents of the twentieth century.
Listen to an excerpt Love and Ruin

 

Star of the North
Author: D. B. John
Read By: D. B. John and Linda Park

An explosive thriller about a woman trying to rescue her twin sister from captivity in North Korea, and the North Korean citizens with whom she forms an unlikely alliance.
Listen to an excerpt Star of the North