From contemplative fiction to laugh-out-loud memoirs, your summer reading list is about to get a whole lot richer with these fantastic audiobooks from new authors.
When someone forgets to pick up their little boy at the local pool, Cecilia agrees to take him home, only to find an abandoned, empty house. It’s the first step in the unraveling of her meticulously crafted life, as her and another woman’s worlds collide…
Listen to an excerpt THE BOY AT THE DOOR
Inspired by the author’s own life, and told through the alternating perspectives of the willful Chula and the achingly hopeful Petrona, Fruit of the Drunken Tree contrasts two very different, but inextricable coming-of-age stories in Colombia at the height Pablo Escobar’s violent reign.
Listen to an excerpt Fruit of the Drunken Tree
After an accident that could ruin his concert piano career occurs, Mr. Field uses his compensation pay-out to buy a house he has seen only once in a newspaper photograph. He leaves London for the coast of Cape Town, pinning his hopes for happiness on the change of scenery.
Listen to an excerpt THE SONG OF TREES
“Art-forging, smack-talking, long-distance-running Gael Foess, three times smarter than everyone around her, proves to be an unforgettable heroine, and her journey will rattle your most basic assumptions about money, ambition, and the nature of love.” â€“Anthony Doerr
Listen to an excerpt ORCHID & THE WASP
Hannah is finally about to have everything she ever wanted: high-paying job, Manhattan apartment, and a boyfriend about to propose. But when, on a romantic weekend trip to Sonoma, Hannah is spontaneously offered a marketing job at a family-run winery, her whole life changes.
Listen to an excerpt The Shortest Way Home