With the newest installment of MAGNUS CHASE AND THE GODS OF ASGARD: THE HAMMER OF THOR, we dive right back into the action alongside Magnus and his friends. The story makes sure the listeners are all caught up with Magnusâ€™ adventures from THE SWORD OF SUMMER, and the action begins almost as soon as the narration does.
Are you a fan of short stories? Then Big Cats is the audiobook for you. The acclaimed collection was released in audio this week and it has a star-studded cast. With the likes of Patricia Arquette, Helen Hunt, Rainn Wilson, and Jenna Fischer, among others, Big Cats is full of big personalities.
This is not your typical high school romance.
Debut author Krystal Sutherlandâ€™s OUR CHEMICAL HEARTS puts you into the shoes of Henry Page, a high school senior who has never been in love. He hopes that one day he will be, after watching his parentâ€™s adorable love story play out in front of his eyes, but heâ€™s never found that person that makes his life feel like heâ€™s caught in a romantic movie. Instead, heâ€™s hoping to become editor of his school newspaper and get into a good college. But when Grace Town walks into his class at the beginning of the school year, he knows things are about to change.
Did you know that many of Americaâ€™s Founding Fathers—who fought for liberty and justice for all—were slave owners?
Through the powerful stories of five enslaved people who were â€śownedâ€ť by four of our greatest presidents, this audiobook helps set the record straight about the role slavery played in the founding of America. READ MORE
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 Inquisitorâ€™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.
Listeners, prepare to enter the Peculiardom—Hear the story that inspired the major motion picture, plus a new collection of tales full of peculiar history.
On September 13th celebrate the 100th birthday of one of the world’s most beloved authors. Learn more about Roald Dahl’s life, go behind-the-scenes in the audiobook studio in an exclusive video, listen to clips from these gloriumptious stories, and more. READ MORE
I never imagined that I would write How to Hang a Witch or that I would narrate it. In 2013 I broke my arm snowboarding â€“ two plates, 12 screws later and I was couch-bound for two months. This was a no bueno situation for me. Iâ€™m very active, always taking on new projects, and usually bossing someone around (my mother will vouch for this). When I could use my arm again, I found myself in a strange spot â€“ everything in my life was on hold and nothing was demanding my attention. For the first time in forever, I had open space before me.
The sequel to the powerhouse AN EMBER IN THE ASHES, A TORCH AGAINST THE NIGHT well lives up to the adventure. Itâ€™s easy to jump back into the fray alongside Elias, Laia, and the newest narrator Helene as they escape manipulation, death, and betrayal from the hands of the Commandant and the Empire.
Take a giant leap into the extraordinary world of Roald Dahl’s THE BFG. Complete with music and sound effects, young listeners will be enchanted by this engaging audiobook production, masterfully narrated by award-winning British actor David Walliams. READ MORE