Young Adult Fantasy Audiobooks You’ll Want to Dive Into

There’s nothing quite like fantastical worlds, devastating monsters, and curses that can tear humanity apart. But for an audiobook listener, one of the most important aspects of these incredible stories is a narrator who can deliver a powerful performance. Whether it’s a queen who is willing to do what it takes to save her people, or band of friends willing to fight until the very end, these young adult fantasy picks will grip listeners to the core, and not let go.

A Reaper at the Gates

“Tahir has created another compelling story…Credit her mastery of the suspense-inducing cliff-hanger, heightened by the three alternating points of view: Elias, Laia, and the Blood Shrike.” ‒Booklist (starred review)
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Furyborn

“Rielle and Eliana are separated by a thousand years and live worlds apart…Impeccable pacing exquisitely ramps up the tension as the story hurtles towards a breathtaking climax that will leave listeners eager for more.” ‒AudioFile
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The Smoke Thieves
Author: Sally Green
Read By: Various

“Five narrators weave together a mesmerizing epic fantasy that entwines multiple characters into a single thrilling performance as their journeys lead them toward an insurmountable war.” ‒AudioFile
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Smoke in the Sun
Author: Renée Ahdieh
Read By: Nancy Wu

“After weeks of living, disguised as a boy, with a rogue samurai band, Mariko’s wit, always sharp, has become finely honed…If the first book in this duology (Flame in the Mist) was a slow burn, this conclusion is all action.” ‒Booklist
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The Traitor's Ruin

“An action-packed, expertly plotted story, drenched in double crosses and intrigue, with an irresistible heroine and a sweet and sexy romance.” ‒Publishers Weekly (starred review)
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