Books on Screen: Fall 2019

Get the popcorn and sugary goods ready, because some of your favorite titles are making their way to screens big and small this Autumn. Don’t miss these sure-to-be blockbusters and their audiobook counterparts, whether you’re a movie theater regular or a couch dweller. Read more

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Audiobooks for Ultimate Me Time

When stress comes knocking, we all have different ways of answering the door. Whether your response is to look for concrete self-help tips or a warm and fuzzy story (hello, Sherman), there’s an audiobook for you. Get ready to press play to press pause. Read more

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Autumnal Equinox
Audiobooks for the Autumnal Equinox based on Your Astrological Sign

Technically speaking, September 23rd should be the most balanced day of 2019—the Autumnal Equinox makes it so that day and night will each be precisely 12 hours long. You spent Summer getting in touch with yourself and those who surround you, and Fall is where you’ll start to see the fruits of your labor.

Read on to find out what Autumn holds for you, and discover the perfect listen within the plentiful audiobook bounty. Happy harvesting. Read more

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Q&A with Brittany Pressley, Narrator of American Royals and Well Met

Brittany Pressley is on a roll: on September 3rd alone three audiobooks that she narrated for Penguin Random House published, and it doesn’t seem like she has any plans to slow down. We caught up with the Earphones Award–winning narrator to learn more about some of her recent projects, and what keeps her motivated when the going–and the subject matter–gets tough. Read more

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Audiobooks for the Last Mile

We’ve all been there: struggling to run up the very last hill, pushing through just one more sit up, or trying with all your might to hold tree pose for 10 more seconds. Audiobooks, whether they’re thrilling or meditative, get you out of your head so you can power through your workout. Read more

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What to Listen to if You Loved Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

Oh, Eleanor Oliphant, our favorite vodka-slugging, deadpan weirdo. There’s no one quite like her, and we’ve missed her ever since Cathleen McCarron read the last word of the audiobook. Lucky for us (and you, dear listener), the literary world is full of oddballs to fall in love with. Read more

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Audiobooks Starring Your Favorite Animals

Animals in books are often the sidekicks to the protagonists, a kid’s best friend. But this time the critters are taking center stage! Hear what our animal pals have to say in these fun-filled audiobooks.

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Q&A with Hazel Prior, Katharine Lee McEwan, and Philip Battley of Ellie and the Harpmaker

Ellie and the Harpmaker is a heartwarming debut from author Hazel Prior, read by the brilliant Katharine Lee McEwan and Philip Battley. The relationship that flourishes between main characters Ellie and Dan is tailor-made listening for these hazy, late August days: give it a few minutes, and you’ll be dreaming of cozy summer loves past and the English coastline. Read more

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Woman listening on a surfboard
Listen & Lounge: Audiobooks For Summer’s End

Hopefully by this point in the summer, with all of those steamy days practically made for parking yourself by the ocean (or at least an atmospheric air conditioner), you’ve been able to make a solid dent in your TBR pile. Might we suggest tacking on a few more listens? Kick your feet up and soak in these last weeks of the season through your earbuds. Read more

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