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Anne Tyler
Celebrating the Work of Anne Tyler on Audio

Anne Tyler is the author of more than twenty novels. Her twentieth novel, A Spool of Blue Thread, was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize in 2015. Her eleventh novel, Breathing Lessons, was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1989. Her novel Clock Dance was our recent #VolumesBookClub pick. And now, we’re celebrating her lifetime of fantastic work through the unique experience audiobooks provide. Read more

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An Audio Editor’s Picks: Home-From-School Listens for Middle Grade & YA Listeners

by Emily Parliman, Editor

Whether your teen is attending classes online or taking a break from classes altogether, it’s smart to enrich any downtime with supplementary content. We’ve assembled a list of audiobook recommendations to help bridge the weeks between classes. On our list you’ll find engaging nonfiction that has tie-ins to common school syllabi, can’t-go-wrong classics, frequently “required reading,” and fast-paced historical fiction. Read more

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Treat Your Gift List to Audiobooks

You’ve made your list, you’ve checked it twice, and you still don’t know what to get your uncle who does triathlons or your cousin who has taken up painting mugs in their spare time. Present giving can be hard: treat yourself to an easy shopping list by gifting audiobooks. Read more

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Must Listens for Sci-Fi Fans

Far-off planets, Star Wars favorites, and a couple of strong characters named Eve all await you in these latest and greatest Sci-Fi audiobooks. All you have to do is sit back, pop in your earbuds, and let audiobooks transport you to otherworldly places. Read more

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12 Audiobooks Perfect for Mother’s Day Gifting

Break out of your normal Mother’s Day gift routine (our default is flowers, too!) and give the mother in your life the gift of an audiobook! Not only can she relax in bed listening to her favorite book series, but she can have some “me time” anywhere she goes whether she’s running errands or commuting to work. Read more

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Women’s History Month: Who is Your SHE-ro?

Women (real and fictional) have been doing incredible things since…well, since forever. For Women’s History Month, we asked our staff who their SHE-roes are Read more

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Women Transform the World: Audiobooks for Women’s History Month

Women are artists, writers, and scientists. Women are actors, lawyers, and politicians. Women are entrepreneurs, judges, and war heroes. Women are anything they want to be. Read more

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