By Lisa Baney
As the contract audio production editor for the This Is the Author podcast, itâ€™s pretty clear to me that I have the best day gig in the world.
This is because I love audiobooks. I love audiobooks like theyâ€™re a dog. I love them like theyâ€™re Ben & Jerry’s New York Super Fudge Chunk. READ MORE
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. READ MORE
Taking care of our one planet in the face of climate change requires a radical shift from all of us. Whether you’re looking to learn more about what climate change means for our world, find inspirational calls to action, or access how-to guides that will kickstart your environmentalist journey, the listens on this list have got you covered. READ MORE
The Mirror of My Heart, an anthology translated from Persian by Dick Davis, is composed of verses from eighty-three Persian women poets, many of whom originally wrote anonymously or risked facing punishment for their outspokenness. READ MORE
The Penguin Random House Audio team knows good listens. We’ve made our personal gifting list and checked it twice, and now it’s here for you to peruse! READ MORE