Who are your heroes? How did you first “meet” them? Who are the people whose stories you would most like to share with the youngest generation? Read more
I listen to audiobooks quite a bitâ€”on the commute to and from work, on long weekend walks, while shopping and training at the gym, etc. And for me, a narrator can make or break the experience and determine whether or not Iâ€™m willing to commit several hours to the production. On the other hand, a great narrator can illuminate, even elevate the text, holding my attention for hours with no problem. Read more
Belonging and communication are two themes at the heart of Lynne Kelly’s newest tale, Song for a Whale, and the audiobook, read by Abigail Revasch, is a poignant listen that will tug at the heartstrings of all ages.
To delve a little deeper behind this fantastic story, we were really happy to hear from Lynne herself! Read more
In this episodeÂ of This Is the Author, meet Raymond Arroyo, author of Will Wilder #3: The Amulet of Power; Padma Venkatraman, author of The Bridge Home; and Julie Bogart, author of The Brave Learner. Drawing on inspiration from childhood memories, travel adventures, and insights in education, hear why each of these authors are excited to share their stories with listeners. Plus, discover how one author used her high school acting experience to help her narrate.
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Growing up in India in a Hindu family, I celebrated many festivals throughout the year. The only festival that I dreaded as a child (although I also found it beautiful and profound) was Saraswathi Pooja, the day dedicated to the goddess of learning. Why? Because on that day, I wasnâ€™t allowed to read or write. Read more
We have some amazing award-winning titles for you to pass on to the little audiobook listeners in your life! Read more
Handmade Valentine’s Day cards are some of the easiest crafts to DIY and so joyously celebrate loveâ€” whether it is romantic love, love for family, and love for friends!
So, while you’re making your cards this week (whether you’re creating them on your own or with family and friends), delight in these heartwarming love-ly stories. Read more
In honor of Valentineâ€™s Day, we asked the Penguin Random House Audio staff: whatâ€™s your favorite heart-happy movie? Read more