The Audiobookmobile hits the road!

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The Audio Publishers Association (APA) has created a custom-wrapped “Audiobookmobile” that will travel to book festivals and libraries in five cities from August 30 to September 27, 2014, giving away prizes and downloads with the aim of introducing the audio format to new listeners. APA president Michele Cobb explains that the “Audiobookmobile seemed like a […]

Audiobooks from Galloway, Harbour, Stevens, plus a Beach Read Debut | Xpress Reviews

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Harry Houdini rises from the dead in a fictional reimagining, a spine-tingling tale from Harbour, a debut beach read has some issues, Stevens’s latest Monroe title should circulate where the series is popular

Raun Kaufman on Autism Breakthrough | Tantorious

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Tantorious is a monthly podcast series featuring interviews with well-known authors, hosted by Allan Hoving and presented by Tantor Audio. Raun K. Kaufman was diagnosed with severe autism as a child. His story of recovery and his work has been widely covered in the media and in his own seminars and lectures. The former CEO of […]

Audiobooks from Briggs, Grimes, Korelitz, L’Amour, & Rieger | Xpress Reviews

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A Terrific urban fantasy ride from Briggs, Hitchcockian influences from Grimes, well-crafted suspense from Korelitz, a coming-of-age Western from L’Amour, and epistolary novel from Rieger that doesn’t quite work in audio

President Carter, Anthony Doerr, Matthew Quirk, & the Boys of Wall Street | Audiobook Reviews

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An exceptional consciousness-raising book about global sexual discrimination; listeners must attend closely to Doerr’s story of innocents caught up in the darkness of World War I; Jay Snyder’s narration is simply masterly

And the Audie Goes To… | Collection Development: Award-Winning Narrations

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Established by the Audio Publishers Association in 1996 to highlight the best audio productions of the year, Audie Awards are currently presented in more than 30 categories. These 31 selections of best narrations will find avid listeners among your patrons.

Hear Audiobooks from Bradley, Gardner, Paretsky, & Sullivan | Xpress Reviews

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A charming historical romance from Bradley, Gardner’s Fear Nothing is not for the faint of heart, the latest Warshawski outing reaches Critical Mass, and speculative fiction with a touch of mystery from Sullivan

Marc Seifer on Framed! | Tantorious

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Tantorious is a monthly podcast series featuring interviews with well-known authors, hosted by Allan Hoving and presented by Tantor Audio. Marc J. Seifer is the author of several books, including The Definitive Book of Handwriting Analysis and the acclaimed biography Wizard: The Life and Times of Nikola Tesla. His book Framed!: Murder, Corruption, and a Death […]

An Audiobook on Merging Economics with Technology | Xpress Reviews

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An optimistic and thought-provoking title for the generalist interested in economics, business, and technology

The Future of Food, Fiction from Mengestu, Priest, & Rowell, plus Memoir by Ward | Audio Reviews

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Barber’s Third Plate stands out as an essential book about food, Mengestu’s sad and harrowing tale of identity, responsibility, and love, a new dramatization that blends fantasy and steampunk into something very fun

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