Love Stories | Audio in Advance December 2016 | Stephanie’s Picks


Love stories on audio releasing in December 2017

LJ Fiction Reviews: October 15, 2016


Correa delivers an engrossing story of the 1939 voyage of the St. Louis; Lasdun’s latest is an intelligent, disquieting psychothriller; Killer Holiday reads; romance novellas, the perfect stocking stuffer; Cain’s eerie European setting and unpredictable plot is bound to chill

Zadie Smith, Wally Lamb, & Stephenie Meyer | Audio in Advance November 2016 | Fiction


Fiction publishing on audio in November 2016

Historical Echoes | Fiction Previews, Feb. 2017, Pt. 4


Hunter, Georgia. We Were the Lucky Ones. Viking. Feb. 2017. 416p. ISBN 9780399563089. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780399563102. Downloadable: Penguin Audio. HISTORICAL Hunter, who did not know that she came from a family of Holocaust survivors until she was 15, draws on this revelatory history to tell the story of three generations of the Kurc family, […]

Laird Hunt, Yiyun Lee, & More | Barbara’s Picks, Feb. 2017, Pt. 3


Dennett, Daniel C. From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds. Norton. Feb. 2017. 448p. ISBN 9780393242072. $28.95. PHILOSOPHY/MIND & BODY Austin B. Fletcher Professor of Philosophy at Tufts University and winner of the Erasmus Prize, Dennett knows how to talk to lay readers; he’s published numerous books, not just with academic presses […]

Margaret Atwood, Tana French, & Maria Semple | Audio in Advance October 2016 | Fiction


Audiobooks from Ali Smith, Connie Willis, and Jonathan Lethem releasing in October 2016

Writ in the Stars | Fiction Reviews, August 1, 2016

blind astronomer's daughter

Readers would do well to suspend disbelief and open their hearts to the romance, the lush prose, and the mystery of Helen Sedgwick’s original and inventive debut; a pleasurable read for lovers of historical fiction and for those longing for reassurance that following one’s passion does indeed lead to healing and belonging.

The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead | LJ Reviews


Whitehead’s superb new novel raises the bar for fiction addressing slavery.

Colson Whitehead, Emma Donoghue, & Diana Gabaldon | Audio in Advance September 2016 | Fiction


Fiction on audio coming out in September 2016

Nadia Hashimi, Gwynne Forster, & Caleb Carr | Audio in Advance August 2016 | Fiction


Fiction audiobooks releasing in August 2016