Thanksgiving Listens to Invite to Dinner

Some people love mashed potatoes, others go gaga for green bean casserole, and of course there are folks that can’t get enough of the classic pumpkin pie. Just like everyone has a different Thanksgiving feast favorite, tastes in audiobooks can also differ. That’s why we’ve pulled together a playlist of audiobooks that the whole family will agree on for your food prep and after-dinner listening needs. Save them a seat at the table to make your holiday complete.

A joyful middle grade audiobook based on the Netflix holiday film Jingle Jangle: A Chistmas Journey! Set in the snow-covered town of Cobbleton, Jingle Jangle follows eccentric toymaker Jeronicus Jangle whose fanciful inventions burst with whimsy and wonder. But when a betrayal by a former protégé leaves Jeronicus down on his luck, it’s up to his bright and adventurous granddaughter, Journey to save the day.

Now a Netflix original series! 16-year-old Lily has left a red notebook full of challenges on her favorite bookstore shelf, waiting for just the right guy to come along and accept its dares. Dash happens to be the first guy to pick up the notebook and rise to its challenges. What follows is a whirlwind romance as Dash and Lily trade dares, dreams, and desires in the notebook they pass back and forth at locations all across New York City.

In the epic, action-packed sequel to the “brilliant” audiobook War Girls, the battles are over, but the fight for justice has just begun. Ify is now nineteen and living where she’s always dreamed: the Space Colonies. But when a mysterious virus breaks out among the children in the Space Colonies, Ify makes it her mission to figure out what’s causing the deadly disease. And doing so means going back to the homeland she thought she’d left behind forever.

Author: Ernest Cline
Read By: Wil Wheaton

The highly anticipated sequel to the beloved worldwide bestseller Ready Player One, narrated by the inimitable Wil Wheaton, is finally here. Days after winning OASIS founder James Halliday’s contest, Wade Watts discovers a technological advancement that will once again change the world. Lovingly nostalgic and wildly original, Ernest Cline takes us on another imaginative, fun, action-packed adventure through his beloved virtual universe.

Author: Barack Obama
Read By: Barack Obama

In the stirring, highly anticipated first audio volume of his presidential memoirs, Barack Obama narrates the story of his improbable odyssey from young man searching for his identity to leader of the free world. This powerful audiobook captures Barack Obama’s conviction that democracy is not a gift from on high but something founded on empathy and common understanding and built together, day by day.

Oak Flat tells the story of a race-against-time struggle for a swath of American land, which pits one of the poorest communities in the United States against the government and two of the world’s largest mining conglomerates. The audiobook adaptation of the graphic novel, read by the author and a full cast, follows two families with profound connections to the contested site. What results is a mesmerizing narrative about the resistance and resilience of Native peoples, and the efforts of profiteers to control the land and unearth treasure beneath it.