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Books that Play: YA Listens Perfect for the Pool

Grab your towel and your lemonade because we are headed poolside. While you bask, plug in to one of the hottest YA releases the summer has to offer. From classic summer crushes to feminist fantasy epics to sinister happenings as school lets out, summer listening will be as easy as the breeze on your skin and as refreshing as a dip in the water. READ MORE

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This Is the Author S6 E47 In Conversation: Cameron Lund and Rachel L. Jacobs
On the Podcast: Author Cameron Lund and Narrator Rachel L. Jacobs talk about Heartbreakers and Fakers

In this episode of This Is the Author, we welcome listeners to a special conversation between author Cameron Lund and narrator Rachel L. Jacobs about the audiobook edition of Lund’s summer YA rom-com, Heartbreakers and Fakers. READ MORE

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Listen With Pride: LGBTQIA Audiobooks for Kids and Teens

A remote space station. An escape to London. A 1950’s love story. Friendship, family, school, music, first love. Stories for kids and teens featuring LGBTQIA+ characters and plotlines are not always coming-out stories; they are also stories of adventure, love, courage, discovery, mystery, history, and occasionally…ghosts! READ MORE

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S6 E10 Adib Khorram, Tess Sharpe, Benjamin Dreyer
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Family Bonding with Audiobooks: An Author and Librarian in Conversation

When the full cast audiobook edition of Liza Wiemer’s YA novel The Assignment was released, educators reached out to ask about using it in their classrooms. This led her to notice a wider trend: not only was she hearing about teachers incorporating audiobooks into lessons, but also parents who were listening to audiobooks along with their children. READ MORE

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Free Audiobook Download of An Ember in the Ashes for Book Your Summer Live

Join Penguin Random House this Friday 8/21 and Saturday 8/22 for Book Your Summer Live. BYSL is a two-day virtual event dedicated to over 100 PRH author appearances, tons of giveaways, artist spotlights, and most importantly, the love of reading and listening! READ MORE

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