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15 December 2015

Give the Gift of Audiobooks

It’s the holiday season and an audiobook makes the perfect gift. Whether it’s for the multi-tasker, the commuter, or the book-lover who is looking to find more ways to get in their bookish fix, there’s a great audiobook for everyone on your list!

For the music lover:

Boys in the Trees by Carly Simon
Narrated by the author
*Includes original music composed especially for the program by Carly Simon and Teese Gohl, plus a previously unreleased bonus song from Carly Simon.

This Is All A Dream We Dreamed by Blair Jackson, David Gans
Narrated by Holter Graham, Fred Berman, Oliver Wyman, Arthur Bishop, Eliza Foss, Helen Litchfield, Cynthia Hopkins, David Gans

For the thriller fan:

Corrupted by Lisa Scottoline
Narrated by Kate Burton

The Patriot Threat by Steve Berry
Narrated by Scott Brick
*Available as an expanded, annotated Writer’s Cut audiobook

For the book-clubber:

The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
Narrated by Polly Stone

The Book of Speculation by Erika Swyler
Narrated by Ari Fliakos

If you need a stocking stuffer:

O’s Little Book of Happiness by The Editors of O, The Oprah Magazine
Narrated by Alison Elliot, Cynthia Hopkins, Helen Litchfield, Scott Shepherd, Joanna Adler

Does This Beach Make Me Look Fat? by Lisa Scottoline and Francesca Serritella
Narrated by the authors

For the health nut:

How Not to Die by Michael Gregor, MD with Gene Stone
Narrated by the author

For the entrepreneur:

Extreme Ownership by Jocko Willink & Leif Babin
Narrated by the authors

Holacracy by Brian J. Robertson
Narrated by the author

For the movie fan:

The Revenant by Michael Punke
Narrated by Holter Graham

Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine, and the Miracle That Set Them Free by Héctor Tobar
Narrated by Henry Leyva

For the mystery lover:

Jade Dragon Mountain by Elsa Hart
Narrated by David Shih

The Nature of the Beast by Louise Penny
Narrated by Robert Bathurst

For the literary reader:

The Odyssey & The Iliad: The Fitzgerald translations
Narrated by Dan Stevens

Purity by Jonathan Franzen
Narrators: Jenna Lamia, Dylan Baker, Robert Petkoff

For the humor lover:

Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson
Narrated by the author

A Carlin Home Companion by Kelly Carlin
Narrated by the author

For the environmentally conscious friend:

Unstoppable by Bill Nye
Narrated by the author

For the young listeners:

Moone Boy by Chris O’Dowd, Nick V. Murphy
Narrated by the authors

The Curious World of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly
Narrated by Natalie Ross

For the history buff:

Killing Reagan by Bill O’Reilly, Martin Dugard
Narrated by Robert Petkoff and Bill O’Reilly

The Year of Fear by Joe Urschel
Narrated by Jeremy Bobb

For the fantasy fan:

Shadows of Self by Brandon Sanderson
Narrated by Michael Kramer

Hell’s Foundations Quiver by David Weber
Narrated by Oliver Wyman

For the teen:

Winter by Marissa Meyer
Narrated by Rebecca Soler

Carry On by Rainbow Rowell
Narrated by Euan Morton

For the beach bum:

Beach Town by Mary Kay Andrews
Narrated by Kathleen McInerney

The Santangelos by Jackie Collins
Narrated by Jackie Collins, Sydney Tamiia Poitier, January LaVoy, Holter Graham, Ari Fliakos

These are just a few great examples that will make the perfect gift for anyone on your list! They are the perfect size for stocking stuffers OR can be a perfectly wrapped box. Wow that person on your list who is usually impossible to buy for!

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