All Ears: Audiobook Favorites | The Reader’s Shelf, March 15, 2016

More readers are finding audiobooks to be the perfect companion for a workout, commute, or simply the subject of focused attention. These six audiobooks represent some of the favorites of librarians across the country.

Toil and Trouble: Spooky Halloween Reads | The Reader’s Shelf

It’s time to get ready for the hordes of patrons who will begin to haunt the library and are in the mood for a good scare; this list of titles will help librarians arm themselves with some bloody-good suggestions.

Letters from Poets: The Reader’s Shelf | April 1, 2013

Celebrate National Poetry Month with collections of letters from acclaimed poets.

Mission to Mars: The Reader’s Shelf | March 15, 2013

Fiction and nonfiction on the topic of Mars.

The Reader’s Shelf | March 1, 2013

Members of the Reference & User Service Association’s Listen List suggest well-narrated audiobooks

The Reader’s Shelf | February 1, 2013

Books exploring the concept of place

Siren Songs | The Reader’s Shelf | November 15, 2012

Audiobook narrators who seduce and transport listeners.

Til Death Do Us Part | The Reader’s Shelf | November 1, 2012

Titles that feature scenes from literary marriages.

The Art of the Essay | Reader’s Shelf | October 1, 2012

Essay collections covering “a wide range of subjects and concerns.”

Sartorial Splendor: Falling into Fashion | The Reader’s Shelf, September 15, 2012

Every outfit tells a story. These stories tell of outfits.