TikTok’s Trending Tearjerkers That Hurt So Good

Here’s our take: every now and then, a good cry is healthy. And we’re not the only ones who think so! Book fans have been taking to TikTok to share their favorite #BooksToCryTo. We’ve compiled a list of audios that have been topping booktoker’s lists and breaking their hearts (in the best way). Grab your tissues and your emotional support sweatshirt, because it’s time to turn on the waterworks. READ MORE

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This Is the Author Library Week Compilation I
National Library Week 2021 Podcast Special: Featuring Ethan Hawke, Misty Copeland, and More

In this special episode of This Is the Author, we’re celebrating National Library Week (April 4-10) by asking authors to share some of their favorite library memories. Listen to Jen Sincero, Ethan Kross, Safia Elhillo, Misty Copeland, Ethan Hawke, Jasmine Mans, Mari Andrew, and Seth Godin express the remarkable opportunities that both libraries and librarians provide to individual development and the community as a whole. READ MORE

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Asian American & Pacific Islander Authors to Hear on Audio

As we work together to confront racism and racist violence against Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities, Listening Library is honored to share the works of AAPI authors on audio. Excite and inspire young listeners with audiobooks featuring AAPI characters from all walks of life and all different cultural backgrounds. From historical fiction to contemporary rom-coms to top-tier fantasy, there’s a listen for every kid & teen to love and learn from. READ MORE

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Foster Body Positivity with Audiobooks

Let audiobooks help you start important conversations with young ones about body positivity, self-acceptance, and self-love. The lessons found in these listens will teach children that their bodies (and everyone else’s) should be celebrated just as they are: from top to bottom, and every hair, scar, and jiggle in between. READ MORE

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