Jake Burt
Author Jake Burt was terrified about who would read his audiobook. “And then I heard Tara Sands.”

Pssst…greetings, listeners! We just can’t keep author Jake Burt’s hilarious essay recounting his audiobook experience all to ourselves. His debut middle-grade listen, GREETINGS FROM WITNESS PROTECTION! (on sale now), about a family on the run (plus, one streetwise girl pretending to be a family member—to throw the bad guys off, of course. But don’t tell anyone!) is brought to life on audio by four terrific narrators. But what is it really like to be an author about to meet the voices of your fictional creations for the first time? Terrifying, apparently. Read more

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Karissa Vacker Bonfire audiobook
This girl is on fire! Karissa Vacker on narrating the “triumphant fiction debut” by actress Krysten Ritter

Check out this guest post from audiobook narrator and multi-Earphones Award winner Karissa Vacker. She reads the psychological suspense thriller BONFIRE (on sale Nov. 7th) by Jessica Jones actress-turned-fiction-writer, Krysten Ritter. In a starred review, Publishers Weekly praises this “triumphant fiction debut” as a “pulse-pounding thriller.” Hear what it’s like to bring fall’s hottest book to life on audio… Read more

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Hear History IN THE SHADOW OF LIBERTY by Kenneth C. Davis, read by a Full Cast (Audiobook Trailer)

Did you know that many of America’s Founding Fathers—who fought for liberty and justice for all—were slave owners?

Through the powerful stories of five enslaved people who were “owned” 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

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Grimm’s Fairy Tales read by an Award-Winning Cast – Audiobook Trailer

Once upon a time has never sounded quite like this…

Listening Library has assembled an award-winning cast to read the most timeless and enchanting folk and fairy tales collected by the Brothers Grimm. Read more

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Narrator Chat: Cassandra Campbell & Paul Boehmer take on Truman Capote and THE SWANS OF FIFTH AVENUE

Truman Capote was known as many things—a brilliant writer, a brilliant gossip, and indeed, an iconic voice (both on and off the page).

Bestselling historical fiction author Melanie Benjamin is back, and has brought listeners her most glamorous and intriguing cast of characters to date featuring legendary writer Truman Capote and the colorful company he kept. Read more

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Odyssey Award-Winning Narrator Bahni Turpin Makes You Feel EVERYTHING, EVERYTHING—Nicola Yoon’s #1 New York Times bestseller!

Everyone is talking about EVERYTHING, EVERYTHING, the beautifully heartfelt YA debut that became an instant #1 New York Times bestseller. And thanks to Odyssey Award-winner Bahni Turpin‘s brilliant narration, this audiobook is a true listening treat. But you don’t have to take our word for it… Read more

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Dustin Hoffman narrates APPLEBLOSSOM THE POSSUM

Young listeners—and adults alike!—will adore APPLEBLOSSOM THE POSSUM, read on audiobook by Academy Award-winning actor, Dustin Hoffman. This heartwarming and funny animal adventure by Holly Goldberg Sloan, the award-winning author of Counting by 7s, also features sound effects, and music by Ry Cooder, resulting in a truly charming and magical listen. Read more

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