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Latest Podcasts

In conversation with Golden Voice Narrator Michael Crouch
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MILO IMAGINES THE WORLD by Matt de la Peña, read by Dion Graham
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WHITE IVY by Susie Yang, read by Emily Woo Zeller
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O RUSSET WITCH! by F. Scott Fitzgerald, read by JD Jackson
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Celebrating Michael Crouch, 2021 Golden Voice Narrator
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Celebrating Soneela Nankani, 2021 Golden Voice Narrator
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Celebrating Cassandra Campbell, 2021 Golden Voice Narrator
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AudioFile’s Golden Voices
Tuesday, June 1, 2021
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THE BUBBE DIARIES by Paula Span, read by Paula Span
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JO JO MAKOONS by Dawn Quigley, read by Jennifer Bobiwash
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HOW THE WORD IS PASSED by Clint Smith, read by Clint Smith
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FUGITIVE TELEMETRY by Martha Wells, read by Kevin R. Free
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TAKEOVER by Noah Feldman, Lidia Jean Kott, read by Noah Feldman
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FIRST LOVE by Ivan Turgenev, read by Edoardo Ballerini
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THE SET UP by Falguni Kothari, read by Soneela Nankani, Vikas Adam
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YOU ARE READY FOR TAKEOFF by Susan Orlean, read by Susan Orlean
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FOOD AMERICANA by David Page, read by Jonathan Yen
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FIERCE POISE by Alexander Nemerov, read by Alison Fraser
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STOP SAVING THE PLANET! by Jenny Price, read by Hillary Huber
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DREAMERS by Yuyi Morales, read by Adriana Sananes
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THE YEAR I FLEW AWAY by Marie Arnold, read by Marie Arnold
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EFRÉN DIVIDED by Ernesto Cisneros, read by Anthony Rey Perez
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AMINA'S SONG by Hena Khan, read by Soneela Nankani
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A TIME OF FEAR by Albert Marrin, read by Jason Culp
Thursday, April 29, 2021
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SENSATIONAL by Kim Todd, read by Maggi-Meg Reed
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
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THE NIGHT GATE by Peter May, read by Peter Forbes
Tuesday, April 27, 2021
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HEROINE by Mary Jane Wells, read by Mary Jane Wells
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BELIEVE IT by Jamie Kern Lima, read by Jamie Kern Lima
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LOVE IS AN EX-COUNTRY by Randa Jarrar, read by Randa Jarrar
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WALKING WITH GHOSTS by Gabriel Byrne, read by Gabriel Byrne
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HOW IT ENDS by Rachel Howzell Hall, read by Joniece Abbott-Pratt
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ACCIDENTALLY ENGAGED by Farah Heron, read by Soneela Nankani
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FIREKEEPER'S DAUGHTER by Angeline Boulley, read by Isabella Star LaBlanc
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OUR FAVORITE DAY OF THE YEAR by A.E. Ali, read by Almarie Guerra
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THE ECHO WIFE by Sarah Gailey, read by Xe Sands
Monday, April 12, 2021
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THE WOMAN WHO STOLE VERMEER by Anthony M. Amore, read by Karen Cass
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VERA by Carol Edgarian, read by Kathe Mazur
Thursday, April 8, 2021
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06:10
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THE MAN WHO ATE TOO MUCH by John Birdsall, read by Daniel Henning
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THE BLIZZARD PARTY by Jack Livings, read by Rebecca Lowman
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THINKING AGAIN by Jan Morris, read by Jennifer M. Dixon
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THE CODE BREAKER by Walter Isaacson, read by Kathe Mazur, Walter Isaacson
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YOU DON'T BELONG HERE by Elizabeth Becker, read by Lisa Flanagan
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Humor: 2021 Audie Awards
Friday, March 26, 2021
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06:28
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Young Adult: 2021 Audie Awards
Thursday, March 25, 2021
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07:52
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Best Female Narrator: 2021 Audie Awards
Wednesday, March 24, 2021
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06:01
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Best Male Narrator: 2021 Audie Awards
Tuesday, March 23, 2021
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07:07
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Audiobook of the Year: 2021 Audie Awards
Monday, March 22, 2021
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LAST NIGHT AT THE TELEGRAPH CLUB by Malinda Lo, read by Emily Woo Zeller
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ALL THIRTEEN by Christina Soontornvat, read by Quincy Surasmith
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THESE VIOLENT DELIGHTS by Chloe Gong, read by Cindy Kay
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ACT YOUR AGE, EVE BROWN by Talia Hibbert, read by Ione Butler
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UNSOLACED by Gretel Ehrlich, read by Gretel Ehrlich
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
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UNDER A WHITE SKY by Elizabeth Kolbert, read by Rebecca Lowman
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THE FOUR WINDS by Kristin Hannah, read by Julia Whelan
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DUSK, NIGHT, DAWN by Anne Lamott, read by Anne Lamott
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NEVER FAR AWAY by Michael Koryta, read by Robert Petkoff
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SMOKE by Joe Ide, read by Zeno Robinson
Tuesday, March 2, 2021
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SUMMERWATER by Sarah Moss, read by Morven Christie
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GIRL A by Abigail Dean, read by Ell Potter
Friday, February 26, 2021
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PALE HORSE, PALE RIDER by Katherine Anne Porter, read by Chelsea Stephens
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CONCRETE ROSE by Angie Thomas, read by Dion Graham
Monday, February 22, 2021
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A PHO LOVE STORY by Loan Le, read by Ryan Do, Vyvy Nguyen
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AMARI AND THE NIGHT BROTHERS By B.B. Alston, read by Imani Parks
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WHEN YOU TRAP A TIGER by Tae Keller, read by Greta Jung
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In conversation with narrator Nicholas Boulton
Friday, February 12, 2021
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28:58
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THE GREAT GATSBY by F. Scott Fitzgerald, read by Sean Astin
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FEVERS, FEUDS, AND DIAMONDS by Paul Farmer, read by Pete Cross
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RESILIENCE by Harvard Business Review, read by Daniel Henning, Rachel Perry
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THE NEW MAP by Daniel Yergin, read by Robert Petkoff
Tuesday, February 9, 2021
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05:40
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THE JOURNEYS OF TREES by Zach St. George, read by Daniel Henning
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THE SURVIVORS by Jane Harper, read by Stephen Shanahan
Wednesday, February 3, 2021
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THE HAPPY PRINCE & OTHER STORIES by Oscar Wilde, read by Simon Jones
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LOOKING TO GET LOST by Peter Guralnick, read by Jim Meskimen
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THE NOM WAH COOKBOOK by Wilson Tang, read by Wilson Tang
Wednesday, January 27, 2021
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06:35
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THE SEA IN WINTER by Christine Day, read by Kimberly Woods
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WINTERING by Katherine May, read by Rebecca Lee
Thursday, January 21, 2021
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05:13
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REMOTE CONTROL by Nnedi Okorafor, read by Adjoa Andoh
Wednesday, January 20, 2021
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05:04
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CLASS ACT by Jerry Craft, read by a Full Cast
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
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04:53
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THE BLACK FRIEND by Frederick Joseph, read by Miebaca Yohannes
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THE DECAMERON PROJECT by The New York Times [Ed.], read by a full cast
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THE GOOD ANCESTOR by Roman Krznaric, read by Joe Jameson
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SILENCES SO DEEP by John Luther Adams, read by Jim Meskimen
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WILDWOODS by Richard Nairn, read by Ruairi Conaghan
Tuesday, January 12, 2021
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05:47
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PERESTROIKA IN PARIS by Jane Smiley, read by Suzanne Toren
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GREENLIGHTS by Matthew McConaughey, read by Matthew McConaughey
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MARTIN EDEN by Jack London, read by Edoardo Ballerini
Thursday, January 7, 2021
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A HOUSE IN THE MOUNTAINS by Caroline Moorehead, read by Derek Perkins
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THE KINGDOM by Jo Nesbø, Robert Ferguson [Trans.], read by Euan Morton
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FAUCI by Michael Specter, read by Michael Specter
Monday, January 4, 2021
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05:08
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AMERICAN SAVIOR by Roland Merullo, read by Dion Graham
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WE KEEP THE DEAD CLOSE by Becky Cooper, read by Becky Cooper
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THE UNSPOKEN by Ian K. Smith, read by Amir Abdullah
Wednesday, December 30, 2020
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THE MISSING DIAMONDS by Annabelle Sami, read by Zenia Starr
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THE DUKE WHO DIDN'T by Courtney Milan, read by Mary Jane Wells
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LIGHT FOR THE WORLD TO SEE by Kwame Alexander, read by Kwame Alexander
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SUPER FAKE LOVE SONG by David Yoon, read by Michael Bow
Tuesday, December 22, 2020
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06:14
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MEDIOCRE by Ijeoma Oluo, read by Ijeoma Oluo
Monday, December 21, 2020
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05:56
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UNCLE TOM'S CHILDREN by Richard Wright, read by Adam Lazarre-White
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CUYAHOGA by Pete Beatty, read by Feodor Chin
Thursday, December 17, 2020
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04:52
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MY ÁNTONIA by Willa Cather, read by Robert G. Slade
Wednesday, December 16, 2020
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05:48
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AMERICAN CHEESE by Joe Berkowitz, read by Charlie Thurston
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OAK FLAT by Lauren Redniss, read by Lauren Redniss and a Full Cast
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In Conversation with narrator Frankie Corzo
Friday, December 11, 2020
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34:21
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Interview with Robin Miles: 2020 Best Audiobooks
Friday, December 11, 2020
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12:38
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Interview with Adam Lazarre-White: 2020 Best Audiobooks
Thursday, December 10, 2020
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19:25
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Interview with Billie Fulford-Brown: 2020 Best Audiobooks
Wednesday, December 9, 2020
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07:12
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Interview with Shayna Small: 2020 Best Audiobooks
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
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09:40
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Interview with Sean Pratt: 2020 Best Audiobooks
Monday, December 7, 2020
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11:43
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In Conversation with narrator Robert Bathurst
Friday, December 4, 2020
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29:38
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Interview with Marisa Blake: 2020 Best Audiobooks
Friday, December 4, 2020
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12:11
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Interview with T. Ryder Smith: 2020 Best Audiobooks
Thursday, December 3, 2020
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12:49
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Interview with David Pittu: 2020 Best Audiobooks
Wednesday, December 2, 2020
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07:24
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Interview with Marin Ireland: 2020 Best Audiobooks
Tuesday, December 1, 2020
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11:32
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AudioFile’s 2020 Best Audiobooks
Monday, November 30, 2020
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13:40
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MAKE ME RAIN by Nikki Giovanni, read by Nikki Giovanni
Friday, November 27, 2020
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MAYA AND THE RISING DARK by Rena Barron, read by Soneela Nankani
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APPLE (SKIN TO THE CORE) by Eric Gansworth, read by Eric Gansworth
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