Audiobooks

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LJ Media Reviews: July 2017

Assadi’s already atmospheric Sonora is further enhanced by Nankani’s skillful narration; anyone interested in women’s history will find The Radium Girls fascinating; the presence of an untamed Vamp manages the exceptional feat of being both funny and scary; Look at Us Now, Mother!, libraries would do well to acquire award-winning Kirschenbaum’s latest

Audiobook Month Concludes with Speed | Wyatt’s World

Wrap up audiobook month with a set of fast-paced listens, perfect for that inevitable stretch when the commute comes to a standstill on the way to the beach, lake, or office.

Feminism with Adichie

If you are interested in social change and feminist ideas, both books will give insightful information and encourage discussion with children and adults alike

Jesmyn Ward, Louise Penny, & Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie | August Fiction on Audio

Novels on audio releasing in August 2017.

Past and Future Earthquakes | Nonfiction Coming Out on Audio in August

Nonfiction releasing on audio in August 2017

Reimagining Lizzie Borden & a Civil War Love Story | Debut Novels on Audio Coming Out in August

First novels coming out on audio in August 2017

Girls Who Code in Fact and Fiction | Middle Grade Audiobooks Coming Out in August

Middle grade audiobooks coming out in August 2017

Life with Warhol, Training Animals, & a Biographer’s Perspective | August Memoirs on Audio

Atlas, James. The Shadow in the Garden: A Biographer’s Tale. Books on Tape. ISBN 9781524783648. Reader TBA. The biographer—so often in the shadows, kibbitzing, casting doubt, proving facts—here comes to the stage. Atlas takes us back to his childhood in suburban Chicago, where he fell in love with literature and, early on, found in himself […]

Wonder Woman Comes of Age | Young Adult Audiobooks Coming Out in August

Kwame Alexander and Leigh Bardugo are among the authors with YA audiobooks releasing in August 2017

LJ Media Reviews: June 15, 2017

Thinking Machines and the role they will play in the future; Before Sunrise was never planned as a trilogy, yet the films move naturally through the decades; Librarians will want My Love, Don’t Cross the River in their collection of award-winning foreign-language movies