Spoken Word Grammy Nominees Announced


The nominees for the 58th annual Grammy Awards were announced today. The spoken word category, which includes poetry, audiobooks, and storytelling, includes memoirs read by the authors and novels read by celebrities. The winner will be revealed during the Grammy Awards broadcast on Feb. 15, 2016. Carter, Jimmy. A Full Life: Reflections at Ninety. S. & […]

This Month in Audio News

Round-up of LJ’s audiobook-related news coverage

2013 Audie Winners


A full list of the 2013 Audie Award winners

Don DeLillo Wins First Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction

Don DeLillo

The Library of Congress announced Thursday the creation of a new lifetime achievement award in literature as well as its first recipient—novelist Don DeLillo.

Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction & Nonfiction Shortlist Announced


ALA announced its shortlist for the second annual Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction on Monday, April 23rd, naming three nominees in both fiction and nonfiction.

Mystery News, September 1, 2012


2012 Anthony Award nominations and information about other mystery awards