Audio in Advance

Audio in Advance offers previews of selected audiobooks two months ahead of publication, along with recommended picks and occasional interviews with notable authors and narrators. Subscribe to the monthly newsletter, or contact LJ’s Media Editor, Stephanie Klose, via email or on Twitter @sklose.

Memoirs of Family, Harassment, & Black Lives Matter | January Nonfiction on Audio

Highly anticipated memoirs include those from Rose McGowan, Anne Fadiman, and Patrisse Khan-Cullors

Ralph Ellison, Lauren Willig, & an Icelandic Bestseller | January Fiction on Audio

Audiobooks publishing in January include a posthumous story collection from Denis Johnson and new work from Lauren Willig

Highly Anticipated Fiction by Women Publishing in January | Stephanie’s Picks

Bonds between sisters, a woman trying to end her eternal life, and a meet-cute that leads to love

Maureen Johnson Launches a Mystery Series | YA Audiobooks Publishing in January

Dark fairy tales, twisty mysteries, and a nonfiction account of the influenza pandemic of 1918

Black Panther, Harley Quinn, & Mel Blanc | Middle Grade Audiobooks Publishing in January

Alternate histories featuring Abraham Lincoln and Abigail Adams, plus new adventures of Black Panther and Harley Quinn

Matt de la Peña & Doreen Cronin | Early Elementary Audiobooks Publishing in January

A tiny architect, a new release from Matt de la Peña, and the continuing adventures of the Chicken Squad

YA Audiobooks Featuring Love Triangles & Siblings with Autism

YA audiobooks publishing in December 2017

New tales of Paddington Bear

Early elementary audiobooks publishing in December 2017

Schomburg’s Legacy for Middle Grade Listeners

Middle grade audiobooks publishing in December 2017

Lucy Parsons, Enrico Fermi, & the Reconstruction | December Nonfiction on Audio

Nonfiction on audio releasing in December 2017