Bored in her retirement, former FBI agent Kate Wise agrees to investigate the murder of a seemingly happy suburban mother — and in the process, she uncovers a mountain of secrets hiding in her peaceful suburban town…
Christine’s world is irrevocably changed when she learns that her late father was hiding a secret family. She’s prepared to hate them, but comes to understand and even care for her newfound relatives… This book has nearly 3,000 five-star Goodreads ratings and makes for a heartfelt listen!
An esteemed author who frequently reigns from the top of the New York Times bestseller list delivers high tension and suspense that will get you reprimanded by your dentist for clenching your teeth. Army Special Agent John Puller takes on a grisly murder case and a chilling conspiracy in this action-packed listen AudioFile calls “an engrossing experience.”
If Downton Abbey is your cup of tea, you’ll love this historical tale set at a grand English estate! Grab your dainty finger sandwiches and dive into this absorbing listen full of delicious scandals, beguiling characters, and wartime drama.
Historian Lara is racing against the clock to stop an international conspiracy with devastating consequences. All she has to do is piece together mysteries from World War II, including the secret surrounding Hitler’s Bible… James Patterson says this tale is “well plotted, intelligent as hell, with a truly memorable main character.”
An Earphones Award winner and NPR Best Book of 2018: When young mother Daphne and her toddler flee San Francisco for the rural highlands of northern California, a run-in with elderly Alice will change all of their lives. Kirkus Reviews calls this acclaimed novel “smart, very funny, and wonderfully empathetic.”
A New York Times bestseller that’s perfect warm-weather listening! A summer home in Nantucket plays host to friends grappling with secrets and personal tragedies. “The four perspectives… merge to form a seamless story, thanks to Warren’s even and believable tone” (AudioFile).
The maid of a wealthy household is found strangled — and inspector Thomas Pitt must break through the strict customs and manners of upper-class Victorian London to reveal the killer… The first book in a beloved mystery series read by an Audie Award–winning narrator renowned for her marvelous accents!
During the Great Depression, the new president becomes a dictator in the name of protecting the people from a biased press, socialism, and crime. From a Nobel Prize–winning author, this classic novel has been hailed as “one of the most important books ever produced in this country” (The New Yorker).
Narrated by Grover Gardner
Categories: Editor's Pick, Classics, General Fiction
Author P. D. James celebrates the Father Brown stories for “their ingenuity, their wit and intelligence, and for the brilliance of the writing.” Follow curmudgeonly priest Father Brown as he uses his keen powers of intuition to solve seemingly impossible mysteries! A classic collection from an author who “knew how to make the most of a detective story” (Jorge Luis Borges).
This gripping Oprah’s Book Club selection may have you looking at your loved ones in a new light! When Kathryn’s husband dies in a plane crash, his well-hidden secrets begin to emerge — and she’s left wondering: Who really was Jack? The answers are more disturbing than she could have imagined…
A #1 New York Times bestseller! Detective Michael Bennett needs time to deal with a family tragedy — but a chilling mastermind holds dozens hostage, and Michael is the only one who can confront him… “Short, intense chapters make it impossible to stop listening to this well-crafted story” (AudioFile).
Fun fact: This was Dickens’s most popular book during his life, having sold over 1.6 million copies — which is a ton in 19th-century England! Follow businessman Samuel Pickwick and his eccentric friends as they travel the countryside to document the idiosyncrasies of English life. An uproarious listen delivered by an Audie Award–winning narrator.
A charming Audie Award–winning narrator delivers this New York Times bestseller that inspired HBO’s True Blood! Armed with telepathic abilities, small-town waitress Sookie hasn’t had much luck in the dating department — but when she falls for the one guy whose mind she can’t read, she’ll find he has a few supernatural secrets of his own…
Narrated by Johanna Parker
Categories: Editor's Pick, Science Fiction & Fantasy
This classic Locus Award winner features a heart-pounding adventure in a richly imagined world. A group of travelers, misfits, and geniuses makes a one-way trip through a time portal, from 2110 to six million years in the past. But where they expect an idyllic paradise, they discover an advanced supernatural society… “Of all authors since Lord of the Rings appeared, May has most closely matched J.R.R. Tolkien’s achievement” (San Francisco Chronicle).
What happens when a veterinarian specializing in large animals is faced with caring for a tiny orphaned hedgehog? For recently divorced Massimo Vacchetta, it changed his life in drastic ways. This “sweet tale of companionship is sure to resonate with animal lovers” (Publishers Weekly).
In a lakeside town, Bella looks out her window and sees something she shouldn’t — placing her at the top of a killer’s list. This suspenseful listen from a #1 New York Times bestselling author will draw you in and never let you go.
When two dogs escape a government facility and flee into the wilderness, they must adapt to their new environment to survive. Read by an Audie Award–winning narrator, you’ll be captivated by this thrilling listen that’s been hailed as “better and more powerful than Watership Down” (The Providence Journal).
We dare you not to fall in love with this audiobook! For years, Jadyn has been inseparable from gorgeous football player Danny and sweet, sensitive Phillip — but as both guys try to win her over, can she find a way to choose between her two best friends? A heartfelt romance from a USA Today bestselling author.
Enter the House of York as the diabolical Richard, Duke of Gloucester, schemes his way to the throne — and falls from power as quickly as he ascended. Featuring possibly Shakespeare’s best villain, this bloody account of one of England’s most notorious monarchs is performed by a full cast!
Corrie was living a quiet, ordinary life as a watchmaker — until the Nazi occupation of Holland changed everything. Listen to how she and her family became leaders in the Dutch underground in this incredible true story about the power of faith in the face of evil. A Christian classic with over 135,000 five-star ratings on Goodreads.
When Nick’s five-year-old daughter is kidnapped, a ransom note will force him to make a terrible decision: In order to save young Ellie, he must first murder his wife. A taut domestic thriller that BBC News heralds as “a sensation.”
Don’t miss this timeless classic that’s often called Austen’s most moving novel! Anne Elliot broke off her engagement to Captain Frederick Wentworth years ago — but will they find a second chance at love when he returns from the Navy? “Perfectly rendered in polished English diction” by an award-winning narrator, this masterful audio edition delivers a “superb” listening experience (AudioFile).
The beloved author behind Mere Christianity also produced this inspiring book — comprised of nine passionate sermons he gave during World War II. These timeless, spiritual words can serve as your guide through life’s difficulties and doubts.
An Earphones Award winner that will leave you spellbound! Learn about the centuries-long clash over the Holy Land in this authoritative history. This “truly comprehensive history… reads like an adventure story, albeit one that is both factual and instructive” (Publishers Weekly starred review).
“The fur-footed non sequiturs are funny and the danger biting” (AudioFile) as canine sleuth Chet works to sniff out the culprit of a kidnapping case! This New York Times bestseller is “humorous and suspenseful… A proper, satisfying whodunit” (Publishers Weekly).
In the wake of a plague, an innovative research lab is set up miles beneath the surface of the sea. But when the facility suddenly goes dark, a rescue team is sent down — and what they discover is unimaginable… A thrilling listen that Clive Barker calls “utterly terrifying.”
In search of a quick hookup, good girl Erica accidentally ends up in bed with a sexy Scot! But as “just a one-night-stand” becomes “just 30 days of a no-strings-attached relationship,” she realizes their hot fling might be her way out of hot water…
Considered to be among the most important works of Old English literature, this legendary epic is brought to vivid life in audiobook form. Follow along as our titular hero rescues the Danes from the seemingly invincible Grendel before returning home to save his people from a powerful dragon.
Whether you love Shakespeare or used SparkNotes to get through his plays, this entertaining biography paints a fascinating portrait! Narrated by the author, this book is “a joy from first to last… shot through with Bryson’s trademark humor and irreverence” (Time Out).
For all our Outlander fans! When Alex finds herself transported through time, she lands at the feet of Matthew, a handsome Scotsman and convict on the run. As they journey together across the Highlands, Alex must grapple with the hardships of 17th-century life — and her sudden feelings for a man born three centuries before her…
Prepare your ears for this super sexy listen by two wonderful narrators! Billionaire Creighton is used to getting whatever woman he wants — but he wasn’t prepared for how much he wants rising country star Holly. When she slips away from him without a trace, he’ll do whatever it takes to make her his…
At the start of World War II, intelligence officer Nathan Blum is tapped for the most dangerous mission of his life: sneak into Auschwitz and rescue a Jewish physicist — the only man in the world who has figured out the atomic bomb… Booklist praises the narrator’s grasp of accents and says, “The audio truly enhances the written text.”
“Beautiful, complex, incisive… One of the most moving, revolutionary artworks of the 20th century” (Michael Cunningham, Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Hours): This timeless classic dwells on a single day of a woman’s life — and reflects upon the tragedies, heartbreaks, and choices that brought her there.
“Assured, compelling, and hypnotically readable” (Lee Child): After Joe Lynch follows his wife to a clandestine meeting, he discovers a shocking secret that puts him in an unthinkable situation. And you’ll never expect what happens next…
This listen takes you on a “charming adventure” (Publishers Weekly) as postmistress Harry investigates a string of murders tied to a series of mysterious postcards. Little does she know her tiger cat, Mrs. Murphy, and her corgi, Tucker, are on their own hunt to help her sniff out the truth… “Sassy, silly, and plenty of fun” (The Baltimore Sun).
While traveling abroad, Lucy Honeychurch gets her first taste of romance and begins to feel that a life of following the strict rules of Edwardian society has lost some of its appeal… Read by an acclaimed narrator named one of AudioFile’s Golden Voices, this rendition of the classic story will transport you to another time!
In a world of dark magic, Loren dreams of becoming an infamous thief. But when she steals from the wrong family, she unknowingly sets off a chain of events that could lead to a shattering war… An intriguing fantasy from “an excellent writer” according to New York Times bestselling author Hank Green.
As the eyewitness to a cold-blooded homicide, Navajo police officer Bernadette Manuelito is forbidden from investigating — but she can’t resist tracking down the gunman herself. Douglas Preston calls this a “must-read” and AudioFile raves that the audiobook’s expert narration “is imbued with respect for the culture and a sense of fondness for the characters.”
This “thoroughly enjoyable mystery” is narrated to “near perfection in every aspect” (Library Journal). When a prostitute is murdered, Detective Chief Inspector Jane Tennison goes on the trail of a mad killer prowling the streets of London — all while trying to keep her own secret hidden… A USA Today bestseller written by the author who “practically invented the thriller” (Karin Slaughter).
From the New York Times bestselling author who wrote The Lovely Bones: After years spent caring for her aging mother, Helen makes a shocking decision — one that will change the course of her life in ways she never imagined. “A haunting, searing novel… brilliantly paced” (The Boston Globe).
This irresistible USA Today bestseller is a charming modern take on You’ve Got Mail: When free-spirited Emmy and corporate hotshot Trystan accidentally switch phones at the airport, they’re unwittingly swept into each other’s lives — and find that their connection might just be stronger than they thought!
A “breathtaking” account of a harrowing adventure (The Washington Post): Norman Ollestad’s father trained him to be a surfer, skier, and outdoorsman ever since he could walk. But then their chartered plane crashed in the San Gabriel Mountains, killing everyone except 11-year-old Norman — alone in a raging blizzard at 8,200 feet. An Earphones Award winner that’s read by the author.
Two narrators bring to life the nail-biting tension in this New York Times bestseller! Rachel is enjoying a day in the park when the unthinkable happens: Her eight-year-old son vanishes without a trace… “Completely addictive” (People).
Narrated by Penelope Rawlins & Dugald Bruce-Lockhart
A New York Times bestseller! When a Heritage Society intern turns up dead after a soiree, tea shop owner Theodosia finds herself in the midst of the mystery. Will she crack the case in time to stop the killer — and make it to Charleston for her long-awaited tea and cheese tasting? Publishers Weekly praises this series, saying the “sleuthing is as satisfying as sipping a cup of jade oolong.”
A delightful romance with a touch of magic, brought to you by a #1 New York Times bestselling author! Lina’s bakery is failing until she buys a used cookbook — and accidentally unleashes an ancient Greek goddess. While the deity fixes up her bakery, Lina must venture into the Underworld and charm her way into the heart of smoldering Hades…
Miracles surround us in everyday life — and this listen takes you on a journey across the world to see inspiring examples of God at work in some of the most unlikely places. “Readers will find themselves looking around for someone to tell, ‘You’ve got to hear this story!’… Powerful” (Publishers Weekly).
A “delightful” listen (Library Journal) from the “Queen of Crime” (The Globe and Mail): Lady Rose Summer abandoned London high society to live with the working class — but when a young aristocrat turns up dead, she’ll go undercover to investigate. Roll up your suit sleeves and trade in those white gloves: High society is about to get messy.
Want to learn how to live your best life — without the stress? Don’t believe the lie that you need to sacrifice everything to find success. A seasoned entrepreneur shares actionable advice on setting goals, improving your skills, and finding fulfillment. So what are you waiting for? Get this engaging audiobook, narrated by the author!
An engrossing Victorian novel that’s read by an Audie Award–winning narrator: As a child, nobleman’s son George loved Mary, the bailiff’s daughter. Although his father uses an ocean to separate the pair, years later George returns to England to search for the woman he loved. Written by the author of the classic The Woman in White, who was also a good friend of Charles Dickens!
Listen to the novel that inspired the blockbuster film starring Leo DiCaprio and Mark Ruffalo! Teddy Daniels and his partner Chuck Aule are sent to investigate the disappearance of one of the patients on Shutter Island — but find themselves immersed in a sinister world. This audiobook won an Earphones Award and Publishers Weekly praises the narrator’s “stirring… convincing” performance.
Single dad Micah has his hands full caring for his young daughter and running his massive Wyoming ranch. He’s not the type to ask for help, but when Karina offers to become his nanny, he can’t say no… This charming, sexy romance from a beloved New York Times bestselling author will touch your heart!
“Kubica is a helluva storyteller” (Kirkus Reviews): After her mother’s death, grief-stricken Jessie is trying to move on. But when her social security number raises concern about the circumstances of her birth, everything she knows about her life suddenly comes into question…
Assigned to investigate notorious playboy Malcolm Saint, journalist Rachel is ready to uncover the truth. But this alpha billionaire’s secrets are even deeper than his pockets — and their chemistry is undeniable… Take it from #1 New York Times bestselling author Sylvia Day: “Meet your new addiction. A sizzling, decadent, tender love story that kept me up all night.”
Single father Mace doesn’t want to ruin his job — or his friendship — by admitting his feelings for Adrienne, the local tattoo shop owner. But when the two must lean on each other more than ever, it seems impossible not to fall for her… According to RT Book Reviews, this romance has “a heaping dose of steamy scenes that will have readers fanning themselves.”
A Hugo Award–winning author delivers the official prequel to the 2019 blockbuster sci-fi film Alita: Battle Angel. In Iron City, located amid piles of trash discarded by residents of a floating metropolis, three men find their lives forever altered as their desolate city changes around them…
Family matriarch Joy Bergman is entering old age with the grace and disposition of a rebellious teenager — and it’s driving her children nuts. This “very funny novel” (The New York Times Book Review) combines humor and compassion to tell a “marvelous” intergenerational tale (Meg Wolitzer, author of The Interestings).
A powerful novel with three narrators who provide an “unforgettable listening experience” (AudioFile): In a small town in North Carolina, the bond between two brothers is tested amid prejudice, faith, and shocking violence. An “intensely felt and beautifully told story” (The New York Times).
Grieving after the loss of her twin brother, Greta undergoes electroshock therapy — which sends her traveling through time, experiencing different possible lives. This sweeping saga is not to be missed, with its “subtle narration [that] brings out the beauty of the elegant prose, creating vivid pictures of New York in the three time periods” (AudioFile). Written by a Pulitzer Prize–winning author!
From an author who’s “an exciting new voice in the ever-popular Nordic noir genre” (AudioFile) comes a riveting audiobook! When journalist Viljar begins to receive emails detailing a serial killer’s sadistic plans, he must team up with rookie investigator Lotte to get to the bottom of these chillingly familiar crimes.
At the turn of the 20th century, Renée falls into a heady romance with an admirer — and must decide whether love will be worth her freedom. Read by an Audie Award–winning narrator, this passionate audiobook will transport you to the romance, intrigue, and heartbreak of Paris’s famous dance halls. “One of the first and best feminist novels ever written” (Erica Jong).
Widow Daisy risks forfeiting her son’s inheritance if she doesn’t remarry. A long-lost love could be the answer — unless laird Cailean has anything to do with it. Sparks erupt between this brazen lady and sinfully sexy Scotsman in this “superbly narrated… delightful audio experience” (AudioFile).
What if the biggest opportunity of your career meant having to work with your worst enemy? For law clerk Terry Flynt, the case of a lifetime has him defending Vernon James, a murder suspect — and former friend. But as Terry digs deeper, he uncovers old secrets that could bring them both down… A “taut, skillfully written” thriller (Booklist) that “speaks in a Grisham-esque tongue with a British accent” (The New York Times).
After Tessla Harrow’s village is destroyed by enemy soldiers, she discovers powers she never knew she had — and a love she never could have imagined. You’ll be swept up in this enthralling mix of magic and romance from an author who Tamora Pierce says delivers “a whole new, thrilling approach to fantasy!”
“A fast-moving and affecting audio story” (AudioFile): When two seemingly unrelated deaths strike the Sicilian seashore, Inspector Montalbano finds himself ensnared in a dark criminal underworld. “Camilleri is as crafty and charming a writer as his protagonist is an investigator” (The Washington Post).
In this charming collection, four childhood friends discover a lucky old coin in their bedchamber — that will lead them to romance in the unlikeliest of places. Says AudioFile, “The listener easily envisions the ballrooms of the English aristocracy as each heroine meets her true love.”
Widowed Amelia fights her feelings when a local businessman wants to court her. But after she gets an unexpected diagnosis, she must decide whether to undergo treatment that could put her at odds with her Amish community… This moving story of faith and courage is performed by a narrator with “tremendous acting talent” (AudioFile).
“Extraordinarily suspenseful and truly gut-wrenching… A must-read” (Gillian Flynn): Rookie New York Times journalist Claudia Rowe was assigned to interview serial killer Kendall Francois — and the four-year conversation that followed caused her to reevaluate everything she knew… This thought-provoking true story will keep you listening late into the night!
In a world where the three suns almost never set and night never conceals, Mia joins an elite school of assassins, starting a quest to avenge the merciless government’s killing of her family. “Harry Potter meets The Lies of Locke Lamora” (USA Today) in this epic fantasy!
A scintillating romance from “a master storyteller” (RT Book Reviews): When Marcus, Duke of Autenberry, unwittingly purchases young Alyse at a bride auction, will their marriage of convenience blossom into something more? Full of passion, “likable characters, and well-written sensual scenes” (Publishers Weekly).
When Kit’s parents send her to an exclusive boarding school for gifted girls, she stumbles upon its strange secrets. AudioFile praises this audiobook’s “outstanding narration” that “eerily portrays the sinister school, staff, and faculty, as well as the terror of the students as events become more and more mysterious.”
A twisted criminal knows just how to manipulate a wealthy couple when he kidnaps their beloved dog. Meanwhile, obsessed young policeman Clarence is pulled deeper and deeper into the dark case — and closer to his own nightmarish destruction… From the author of The Talented Mr. Ripley comes a story that’s chock-full of suspense and sharp satire!
While climbing the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Alice finds herself frightfully lost — until she comes across a lonely cabin. As soon as alpha Jed scented Alice, he knew she was meant to be his… but can he convince her to stay, when being with him will also tie her to his pack mates? A sizzling ménage romance that will have you howling with delight!
Beautiful victims. Mutilated corpses. The public is in a panic, terror-stricken by the killer known only as the Beijing Ripper. Lead investigator Li Yan joins forces with American pathologist Margaret Campbell to stop the mayhem — but soon the case takes a chilling turn… With “a tightly woven plot,” this book comes from “the only Western member of the Chinese Crime Writers’ Association” (Library Journal).
Follow the transformative journey as reporter Victor Chan develops a friendship with the Dalai Lama — and shares the extraordinary perspectives, insights, and memories that changed his life forever. Movingly read by a narrator “whose slight Indian accent adds a sense of place” (AudioFile).
In New York at the turn of the 19th century, a young lawyer seeks to expose a deadly scandal of fraud and murder — that the perpetrators will do anything to conceal… “A superb historical whodunit” (Publishers Weekly starred review), skillfully told with the narrator’s mastery of Irish, English, and American accents.
From an author who the Washington Post calls “one of America’s greatest storytellers”: After Phoebe’s best friend disappears, she hires detective Charles Heist to find her — only for the pair to find themselves in the middle of a desert caught in a complicated conspiracy. With a narrator who perfectly encapsulates the voices of sardonic Phoebe and offbeat Heist, you’ll be thinking about this twisty, thrilling audiobook long after it’s over.
A science journalist who “excels at evoking lost worlds” (The New Yorker) takes us on a compelling tour through Earth’s five mass extinctions — and offers a chilling glimpse into the future ramifications of climate change. “Clear-eyed, urgent, and eloquent” (The Boston Globe).
In the year 2144, Jack realizes that a medication she’s been distributing is causing insanity and death. The military officer and the robotic soldier who are pursuing her seem willing to do anything to hide the truth… “An enormous amount of knowledge is gathered here, and the book accomplishes something almost impossible, being extremely interesting on every single page. A real pleasure to read” (Kim Stanley Robinson).
An inspirational true story of spiritual awakening, narrated by the author. Leaving behind the noise and drama of his career as a news correspondent, Jack retreated with his wife to a remote Maine island where he discovered peace and the Lord’s grace. “Lively, contemplative, and heartfelt, Perkins makes a compelling argument for straying from the beaten path” (Booklist).
An Audie Award–winning narrator delivers a touching and nuanced performance guaranteed to draw you in: Olivia and Jazz cope with their mother’s death by taking a spontaneous journey that unearths family secrets and tests their bond like never before. According to Booklist, “this magical, moving tale is not to be missed.”
This insightful audiobook — narrated by the author, a psychotherapist and popular Forbes columnist — will help you find inner strength and get to the root of what’s holding you back from true success and happiness. A must-have!
“A richly detailed, charming tale” (RT Book Reviews): When Lilly Lapp agrees to marry headstrong Jacob Wyse, she thinks his heart is not truly with her. But as time passes, their marriage brings them ever closer — and they must trust in God’s plan…
The abduction of six-year-old Adam, son of America’s Most Wanted host John Walsh, remained unsolved for decades — and ultimately changed the country’s handling of missing children forever. This “wrenching and riveting” listen (Booklist) chronicles the relentless investigation and search for justice.
On a mission to find her aunt, India Prendergast travels to Paris, accompanied by the rakish Derek Saunders — a man she suspects is a swindler and a fraud! But as the two butt heads, they discover they’re no match for the attraction between them… You’re bound to be charmed by this witty Victorian romance from a New York Times bestselling author!
The story of a man whose unbelievable tales — near death experiences, inventing the rock and roll guitar smash, getting banned for life from Holiday Inns, among others — are only rivaled by his status as a musical great. After a legendary career, Townshend bares all in his much-anticipated memoir that The New York Times calls “as intimate… as a therapy session.”
When a Cuban American police officer pulls off a daring rescue, race and class relations ignite in sunny, chaotic Miami. Hailed as “intensely entertaining” by The Boston Globe and “very funny” by People, this sensational audiobook is not to be missed!
“A lovely book full of emotion and wisdom” (Marian Keyes): With her life in shambles, Mae retreats to her ailing grandparents’ inn — where she must confront the past, unravel family secrets, and rekindle a lost love. The perfect listen for a rainy day (or a sunny day… or any day really)!
For over a thousand years, the world has been shrouded in darkness. Yumeko finds herself with a scroll that can reverse the curse — but must partner with a samurai who wishes to use it for his own gain… “Kagawa uses elements of Japanese mythology and folklore to spin an epic yarn” (Kirkus Reviews).
Seeking healing, Aspen set out to take on the Pacific Crest Trail — and her grueling experience leads her to a path of perseverance and triumph. She chronicles her transformative journey in this book that left Cheryl Strayed, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Wild, saying, “Mercy. I love this story.”
In a World War I–era America where magic and science have been phenomenally fused, Robert Weekes longs to be taught the arcane arts — but those teachings are typically reserved for women. As Robert strives to prove himself, the Great War looms, and everything is at stake… “Inventively executed” (Publishers Weekly) and sure to please fans of Lev Grossman’s The Magicians!
Follow Sasha Martin as she revisits her difficult childhood and travels the world by cooking a recipe from every country — and finds the key to her own happiness… This “poignant, heartwarming” memoir (Kirkus Reviews) is sure to make your mouth water!
Enjoy triple the fun with this trio of western listens! Happy Jack and Sandy Crisp team up to rob a safe (for good reasons!); desperate for the prize money, Jim makes a risk racing in the rodeo; and Gordon finds his heart’s desire in a horse in Texas. “Max Brand is the Shakespeare of the western range” (Kirkus Reviews).
Bennett doesn’t want to rock the boat when it comes to his close friendship with Kaylee — until he learns of a son he never knew he had, and needs Kaylee’s help more than ever. But will playing house inspire real feelings? A fun, friends-to-lovers romance that’s a USA Today bestseller!
In a world filled with workaholics, it can be a challenge to de-stress. This inspiring book offers guidance to escape burnout and achieve mindfulness in every aspect of your life. Alanis Morissette says, “Robinson saved my life. He is a leading-edge voice in the world of work addiction recovery.”
In 2010, a team of elite female soldiers was selected to work alongside Special Ops on the front lines of Afghanistan — among them Ashley White, who would become the first of the group to be killed in action. Immerse yourself in the little-known story of these women in this moving listen from a New York Times bestselling author.
“A bright, intelligent, heart-tugging romance” (Kirkus Reviews): To fulfill an ancient creed, Alasdair, master of Castle Tadgh, must take a suitable bride — but when the laird finds himself irresistibly drawn to prickly Fiona, can he manage to claim the lass’s guarded heart?
In this moving USA Today bestseller, single mother Sadie reluctantly takes a job assisting Dawson. But while on his farm in the small town of Silver Springs, Sadie realizes that there’s a different side to his bad reputation — one she might be falling for… Written by an author who Debbie Macomber says is “always a joy to read.”
Narrated by Veronica Worthington
Categories: Editor's Pick, Romance, General Fiction
“A fantastic listen with an ending you won’t see coming” (AudioFile) from an author who’s the “queen of romantic suspense” (RT Book Reviews): When detective Sophie Manning finds herself in the middle of a murder investigation with no evidence, she turns turn to infuriatingly handsome Bruce McFadden for help — and as they work together, he might steal her heart…
After a Hollywood star tumbles off her pedestal, she embarks on a misguided adventure that leads her to a fake marriage with an absolute mess of a former costar (who just so happens to be incredibly handsome!). Get ready to laugh out loud listening to this “massively entertaining” (Publishers Weekly) and “supremely satisfying contemporary romance” (Chicago Tribune).
In the charming Amish town of Willow Ridge, Rachel Lantz is excitedly preparing for her wedding to her childhood sweetheart Micah Brenneman. But when a young woman claiming to be her long-lost sister whirls into her life, everything Rachel thought she knew is thrown into question. With a cast of “lovable characters who are learning that God has more in store for them than they realize” (RT Book Reviews).
The narrator’s clever performance will keep you entranced with this psychological thriller! After her mother’s hospitalization, Evie visits her house to find complete chaos. But as she searches for answers through her mother’s neighbor, feisty 91-year-old Mina, she finds a dark deception lurking… As Tess Gerritsen says, “Superb suspense and unforgettable characters make this an absolute must-read.”
Named a New York Times Notable Book of 2018, this brilliant collection contains “sparkling stories [that] transport us to a zany, fractious world mirroring the dark shadows of our own” (O, The Oprah Magazine). And if that’s not enough to convince you, four talented narrators, including Academy Award–winning actress Julianne Moore, bring this audiobook to life!
The Rougeaux family endures trials and faces injustices across centuries — starting with slavery in the Caribbean to weighty risks in New York City. Fans of Homegoing will enjoy this expertly narrated listen of a “richly detailed family saga, a tale replete with historical details” (Booklist).
In this “marvelous” tale (Publishers Weekly), Madeline writes passionate letters to a made-up sweetheart named Captain MacKenzie as she prepares for her first London season. But what happens when a real-life handsome Highlander by the same name arrives to claim her heart? With masterful accents and thoughtful pacing, the narrator “captures the heat of this steamy Regency romance” (AudioFile).
“Like a favorite flannel shirt, relaxed and comfortable, well-crafted even as it deals with issues of life and death, faith and doubt” (Kirkus Reviews): Wisconsin native Lyle is disturbed to learn that his once-estranged daughter, Shiloh, has become involved with an extremist church. When her beliefs seem to be endangering her son, Lyle must make a difficult decision…
A #1 New York Times bestseller: Award-winning journalist Anderson Cooper and his mother, Gloria Vanderbilt, share their “bittersweet, touching, and intimate” conversations in this “moving listening experience” (AudioFile) read by mother and son themselves. Their words of wisdom will stay with you as timeless lessons on life and love!
At the beginning of the AIDS crisis in 1980s New York City, teenage runaway Angel becomes a legend in the ball scene — while navigating discrimination, heartbreak, and friendship. This profound novel was named a Best Book of 2018 by Entertainment Weekly and the audiobook won an Earphones Award.
Peter Rena and Randi Brooks take their biggest job ever: vetting a Supreme Court nominee. But as they race to investigate his past, they find a frightening pattern in a series of recent murders — suggesting the judge may be next. This NPR Best Book of 2017 is “highly recommended for… fans of David Baldacci and John Grisham” (Library Journal starred review).
Explore the creative process and learn to unlock your own creativity in this audiobook unlike any other! Author and narrator Questlove, of The Roots fame, “doesn’t hesitate to break into song, act a part, or, if the situation calls for it, pull out his cell phone and call a friend for the correct pronunciation of a name — while still recording” (AudioFile).
While researching the history of a long-deceased Southern belle, Jennifer enlists Marine vet Beck in the hunt for a valuable relic hidden in a spring near a plantation. But as she’s consumed by the investigation, she’ll be forced to ask herself if worldly glory is worth more than God… This “well-paced” audiobook “will please history buffs who like faith fiction” (Publishers Weekly).
Adapted into a Netflix original series, this thrilling web of lies and corruption is perfect for fans of The Wire. In a downtrodden town hidden in the shadow of Rome, powerful families and the ever-present Italian Mafia vie for control — no matter the cost. A “fast-moving crime thriller” (Publishers Weekly) that “evokes Mario Puzo’s famous trilogy and other classics of the genre” (Kirkus Reviews).
From a New York Times bestselling author comes the true account of the clever and surprisingly eccentric men who created the Oxford English Dictionary. Narrated by the author himself, The Boston Globe heralds this fascinating story as “devastatingly brilliant… Winchester makes words exciting.”
Struggling dentist Shanna is brought together with handsome bloodsucker Roman when he saves her from danger. And attraction might bite — if he can keep from sinking his fangs into her neck and she can, you know, get past the fact that he’s a vampire. From a New York Times bestselling author hailed as “an absolute delight” by Lynsay Sands!
Do you wish Amy Poehler was your best friend? Get to know the Golden Globe Award–winning Parks and Recreation and SNL star even better in this warm and hilarious memoir! “Cameos from Carol Burnett, Kathleen Turner, Patrick Stewart (intoning strange haikus), and even Amy’s parents add even more flavor. What a treat” (AudioFile).
In this recently released audio thriller, “five talented narrators deliver a shivery story in the style of an Agatha Christie mystery” (AudioFile). A group of friends meet for a reunion in the isolated Scottish Highlands. When old, bitter resentments reemerge, one winds up dead — and one must be the killer…
In this breathtaking fantasy romance, Cameron will risk everything to rescue Kalder from his eternal torture at the hands of a demon. It turns out death can be full of passion… From a #1 New York Times bestselling author whose “writing is brisk, ironic, sexy, and relentlessly imaginative” (The Boston Globe).
On the surface, Olivia Morten seems to be successful and happy. But when her high school nemesis and former crush resurfaces, her carefully constructed life starts to seem like a glitzy facade… “A funny and fantastic lesson on how perfection doesn’t translate to happiness” (Publishers Weekly).
A USA Today bestselling author delivers a swoon-worthy romance that’s “brimming over with snappy dialogue and sexually charged repartee” (RT Book Reviews). When a case of mistaken identity lands Riona in the hands of rival clansman Hugh, the chiseled Highlander will stop at nothing to win his beautiful captive’s heart…
You might know John Lithgow from The Crown, Dexter, 3rd Rock from the Sun, or another one of his award-winning acting performances, but you’ve never heard him like this! Narrated by Lithgow himself, enjoy this “brisk book, packed with funny stories” (The New York Times Book Review) that delivers an intimate view into his life.
In this book that “brims with fascinating insights and tidbits” (The Boston Globe), learn about the intriguing exploits and spiritual musings of acclaimed religious scholar Huston Smith, and join him as he encounters Mother Teresa, the Dalai Lama, Martin Luther King Jr., and more! “Poignant… This is what it feels like to have lived a long and interesting life” (Newsweek).
“The perfect chilling tale for a hot summer’s day” (Library Journal): Inspired by her own childhood encounter with a murderer who left her for dead, Evelyn Talbot studies serial killers at an isolated Alaskan prison. And when a woman goes missing nearby, all clues point to the return of the man who tortured Evelyn years ago…
A child genius turned washed-up detective, Morgan Sheppard hasn’t put his mind to good use in a while — until he wakes up handcuffed in a hotel room with five other strangers. One of his fellow captives is a killer, and the clock is ticking… You’ll be held rapt by this audiobook from an author with a “gift for creating suspense” (Publishers Weekly).
Written by an Emmy Award–nominated actress and featuring a full cast of narrators, this propulsive and searing listen flips the typical narrative of sexual violence: Six men are thrust into a media frenzy when they become the victims of a female serial rapist called Maude. New York Times bestselling author Janet Fitch says “Tamblyn takes every risk in this astonishing and innovative work, and succeeds, gloriously.”
A charming romance for fans of Love, Simon: As Sam starts to think his love drought will never end, his zany best friend, Meg, decides a spell will help find his dream guy. But when three seemingly perfect men come into his life, Sam understands why you should be careful what you wish for! “Will resonate with readers who are looking for love and a light, breezy summer read” (Entertainment Weekly).
Adoptee Gary L. Stewart was on a mission to find his birth father — only to suspect that the man he found may be the infamous Zodiac Killer. “The author painstakingly pieces together over a decade’s worth of personal research and verbatim interviews with family, friends, and law enforcement” (Kirkus Reviews)
An Earphones Award winner that brings to life the gritty New York of the 1980s, where an unforgettable cast of characters navigate grief, coming of age, and a rapidly changing city. You’ll be captivated by this story that Ann Patchett called “the best thing I’ve read in a long time” and the New York Times praised as “beautiful.”
After the Civil War, former general Dax moves west to start a new life on the frontier. But when he finds himself enraptured by nurse Rachel, will their budding romance heal old wounds — and help them brave the wild Montana Territory?
While exploring an ancient cathedral, Ned meets Kate, an American exchange student — and finds himself swept up in a mythic conflict between the dead and the living. A mesmerizing World Fantasy Award winner from an author who Booklist calls “the heir to Tolkien’s tradition” and Brandon Sanderson hails as “a genius. I’ve read him all my life and am always inspired by his work.”
Flung into the future to an Earth marred by radioactive material, Joseph discovers that the denizens of this backwater planet are not alone in the galaxy… The Audie Award–winning narrator “successfully juggles a range of colorful characters” (AudioFile) in this classic from one of the world’s foremost sci-fi authors.
What does it mean to be awesome? In this funny, clever audiobook that’s read by the author, learn how creativity, boldness, and innovation have evolved throughout time — and how we can harness awesomeness in our everyday lives. “A practical, and surprisingly inspiring, guide to better living” (Scientific American Mind).
Ten years after World War II, pianist Claire arrives in Hong Kong and finds a connection with enigmatic Englishman Will — but little does she know that he’s harboring long-buried secrets that will change their lives irrevocably. An Earphones Award winner that’s “immensely satisfying” (People) and “laced with intrigue” (The New York Times).
“Stunning… An instant classic” (Lev Grossman): An acclaimed journalist unravels the story of the two brothers behind the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013. The “gut-wrenching… tenacious reporting commands our attention and makes The Brothers essential to understanding how the heartbreak here in Boston fits into the endless heartache of this world” (The Boston Globe).
Eager to add some excitement to her humdrum life, resourceful Mrs. Pollifax embarks on a CIA mission — and finds herself entangled in a surprising plot. Readers love the narrator’s wonderful use of accents and voices in this charming mystery that “should delight you whether you’re looking for smiles or thrills” (The New York Times).
Get swept up in a heartrending audiobook! Simi’s dying husband, Nirvaan, makes two last requests: that she have his child and marry his best friend. As the three fulfill Nirvaan’s bucket list before he passes, can they come to terms with their complicated history? “A provocative tale of lifelong friendship tested by fate. Poignant and satisfying” (USA Today bestselling author Jamie Brenner).
The son of immigrants, Houghton Forster is determined to make a name for himself — and soon builds a soda empire with a secret ingredient. But the generations after him will struggle to maintain success. This “imagined history… is so robust and recognizable that you might feel nostalgic for the taste of a soda you’ve never had” (The Wall Street Journal).
“Thought-provoking” (Library Journal): From enhanced soldiers to the rapidly evolving power of artificial intelligence, the future of warfare is chillingly predicted in this insightful audiobook. “A must read” (Admiral James Stavridis, former NATO Supreme Allied Commander).
After Denis Murphy suffers a tragic loss, he copes with his new reality by ensuring his days follow a series of strict routines. But when his ex-girlfriend Rebecca returns to town, she’s determined to bring back the carefree, charismatic person she once knew. A “vibrant story” told “with wry humor and flashes of insight” (Booklist).