May 9th is Mother’s Day! Share a story with your Mom, the mom-like figures in your life, and snag a treat for yourself (we see you, pet and plant parents!) with audiobooks. Want to gift a sweeping historical fiction? Just looking for a fun story to gab about? Call this list an audio bouquet, because these are no bad picks.
The GRAMMY and Audie Award-winning audiobook is an intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir written and narrated by the former First Lady of the United States.
â€śThe former First Ladyâ€™s warm reading immediately pulls listeners close for what feels like an intimate chat with a friend.â€ťâ€”Booklist
Great Circle is a continent-spanning, unforgettable story of a daredevil female aviator determined to chart her own course in life, at any cost.
Great Circle is sure to give even firmly earthbound readers a new appreciation for those who are compelled ever skyward.”–BookPage [starred review]
At the end of the nineteenth century, three revolutionary women fight for freedom Chanel Cleeton’s captivating new audiobook inspired by the true story of a legendary Cuban woman–Evangelina Cisneros–who changed the course of history.
Olympus, Texas is bighearted debut with technicolor characters, plenty of Texas swagger, and a powder keg of a plot in which marriages struggle, rivalries flare, and secrets explode, all with a clever wink toward classical mythology.
“Swann immerses readers in small-town life while generously endowing each character with depth and agency…Rich and compelling.â€ťâ€”Booklist (starred review)
From the bestselling author of The Devil Wears Prada and When Life Gives You Lululemons comes Where The Grass is Green, and the Girls Are Pretty, a highly entertaining, sharply observed novel about sisters, their perfect lives…and their perfect lies.
From celebrated national leader and bestselling author Stacey Abrams, While Justice Sleeps is a gripping, complexly plotted thriller set within the halls of the U.S. Supreme Court.
The buzz is loud and wholly deserved for this shrewd and exciting legal thriller by prominent voter-rights activist and best-selling Abrams.”â€”Booklist (starred review)
In a peaceful retirement village, four unlikely friends meet weekly to discuss unsolved crimes; together they call themselves the Thursday Murder Club. As bodies begin to pile up, can our brilliant gang catch a killer?
â€śNarrator Leslie Manville captures the humor that arises organically from the very real characters she voices, making this audiobook fun to listen to.â€ť–AudioFile
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