Audiobooks from Berry, Greene, Jio, & Riley | Xpress Reviews

lincolnmyth082914

Cotton Malone saves the United States, one for business and political philosophy, mid-century Seattle according to Jio, a century-spanning drama from Riley

Appreciating Ambient | Music Matters

ambient1082614

Ambient is music (or, more accurately, harmonic sound) without any vocals, lyrics, beats, grooves, song structure, or linear movement.

The Audiobookmobile hits the road!

AudioBookMobileFB_1

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

thornjack082214

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

They’re Gamers, Not “Girl Gamers” | Games, Gamers, & Gaming

girlsmakegames080714

Since the advent of online gaming and the wider acceptance of the pursuit as a legitimate hobby for adults, everyone who has bothered to do so has noticed that girls and women play games almost as much (and enjoy as much variety) as boys and men.

Raun Kaufman on Autism Breakthrough | Tantorious

F0293_AutismBreakthrough_D

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

vertigo080814

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

Cold War History, the Life of Ward, Trials of Ali, plus Fast Scans & Trailers | Video Reviews

trialsofmuhammadali080414

An engaging examination of the influence of Western TV, an overdue reminder of what remains singular about Lynd Ward, a fascinating look into how Ali overcame prejudice through the courage of his convictions, and much more

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

acalltoaction080414

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

ljx140801webcoldev

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.

Featuring YD Feedwordpress Content Filter Plugin