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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Great Family Listens for Holiday Travel

It’s the start of the holiday season, which means time for sweets, gift giving, and family time. Since getting together with family often requires travel, we’re here to help keep the trip smooth and fun for everyone. Check out our recommendations for titles that are interesting listens for a variety of ages: Read more

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Staff Picks
What We’re Listening To

Summer is basically made for relaxing and reading, but just when you were getting used to long summer evenings and sunny days at the beach, the sun begins to set earlier and days begin to go quicker. The Fall frenzy begins and the craziness of life picks back up.  Reading is unfortunately (at least for me) not at the top of the priority list, so this is when I really appreciate a good audiobook.  Read more

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Author Adam Gidwitz on narrating THE INQUISITOR’S TALE and how his “crazy idea” led to a very special musical guest on the audiobook

We’re thrilled to share this special author guest post!

By Adam Gidwitz

Last summer, as I was coming into the homestretch of composing my new novel, The Inquisitor’s Tale, my wife took me to a concert. She and I have slightly different taste in concerts. I like concerts where I can sing at the top of my lungs and dance around like an idiot. This was not that kind of concert.

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Addicted to Listening

My parents live a little more than an hour from us out on the North Fork of Long Island. Naturally, as soon as the weather starts getting nice, we pack up the car and head out there almost every weekend to enjoy the beaches, farms, and quaint community life.  This past weekend, I had the pleasure of taking my 8-year-old nephew, Danny, along with us, who is not only good company but a great help in the car with my 1-year-old. Read more

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Audiobooks That Will Get You Hooked

Are you thinking about trying an audiobook for the first time, but don’t know where to begin? We’ve put together a list of audiobooks that will get you hooked on listening! From star-studded blockbusters like World War Z to heart-warming YA listens like Eleanor & Park, there is something on this list that anybody will enjoy. Try any one of these carefully-selected audiobooks, and you’ll be hooked in no time!

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