Books on Screen: Fall 2019

Get the popcorn and sugary goods ready, because some of your favorite titles are making their way to screens big and small this Autumn. Don’t miss these sure-to-be blockbusters and their audiobook counterparts, whether you’re a movie theater regular or a couch dweller. Read more

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Staff Round-Up: Which Character is Invited to Your Summer Dinner Party?

Rolling into the season of rooftop hopping, park picnicking, and backyard barbecuing has us wondering about the big questions:

what’s the perfect amount of time to leave a burger on the grill? Which summer shandy goes best with a cheese board? And perhaps most importantly, which fictional characters should be invited to our summer dinner parties? Read more

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Grand Finales: Epic Series Endings to Listen To

It’s said that all good things come to an end…and unfortunately that includes our favorite audiobook series. Fret not, however, because these finales are all so epic that you might forget to be sad. Read more

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Hearty Listens for Chilly Winters

The wind is whipping, the snow is squalling, and going outdoors is just overall unappealing in the deep winter months. When you’re looking for something to keep you entertained while you hide away under fuzzy blankets for days on end, turn to these hearty thriller, fantasy, and nonfiction listens. Read more

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Family Listens As You Drive
American Library Association Award Winners 2018
American Library Association’s 2018 Youth Media Award Winners on Audio

Hand-selected by committees of dedicated librarians and educators, these American Library Association (ALA) award winners represent some of the best children’s and young adult books of the last year, and make for terrific family listening picks. We are excited to share our winners and honorees with you! Learn about them all below. Read more

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Staff Picks
What We’re Listening To – September’s Picks

I may not be starting a new school year like many people around me, but I still feel the drive each fall to learn something new and tackle more serious subject matter after having such a light and breezy summer. Read more

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Free Audiobook – Lyra’s Oxford: His Dark Materials

Are you excited to return to the world of His Dark Materials? We sure are. With The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage by Philip Pullman set to release on October 19 (and Michael Sheen announced as its narrator!), we thought now would be a great time to reconnect with one of our favorite characters, Lyra Belacqua.

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