ALA ODYSSEY HONORS 2022
Celebrating Excellence in Children’s Audiobooks: Perfectly Parvin and Emmanuel’s Dream Receive Odyssey Honors

The American Library Association’s Odyssey Award committee has named two Listening Library titles as Odyssey Honor audiobooks: Perfectly Parvin by Olivia Abtahi, produced by Sarah Jaffe and narrated by Mitra Jouhari, and Emmanuel’s Dream: The True Story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah by Laurie Ann Thompson, produced by Aaron Blank and narrated by Adjoa Andoh. READ MORE

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Vintage photograph sitting inside a book with notes in the margins
Staff Round-Up: Celebrating Underrated Women of Literature

It’s Women’s History Month, and your friendly neighborhood blog team wanted to know which literature ladies our staff considers completely underrated. Who is well overdue for some props? Which unsung hero should indeed be sung about?! Join us in a round of appreciative applause for these fictional women. READ MORE

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April 2019 Debut books
Find Debut Fiction to Listen to at Any Age

“April showers bring May flowers” is a saying that really is based on truth (we keep an umbrella at home, at the office, and in our bags). Instead of bemoaning the rain keeping us indoors for a little while longer, we’re rejoicing that we have an excuse to stay in and listen to an audiobook. READ MORE

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Audiobooks featuring Cake for National Dessert Day
5 Sweet Audiobook Treats

One of our favorite things about listening to stories that feature bakers or delectable-sounding cakes is that our hands are free to bake so we can enjoy tasty treats, too! READ MORE

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Books Told Through Letters
Birth Flowers
Birth Flower Audiobook Recommendations

From love and hope to integrity and regret, each type of flower has a meaning. READ MORE

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