DAUGHTERS OF THE BRIDE
by Susan Mallery, read by Tanya Eby
Susan Mallery’s story of the months leading up to Maggie’s wedding seems light and comedic at first, but as the wedding draws near, Courtney, Sienna, and Rachel face crises that have festered since their father’s death. Narrator Tanya Eby keys into a genuine reservoir of feeling that will have listeners thinking about their own family dynamic with new candor. Humorous dialogue and personal reflections meld into a heartfelt, out of the ordinary story.
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Robert Petkoff knows the territory well—Michael Koryta territory that is. And, he knows the characters. Listen to Robert Behind the Mic with AudioFile as he tells us about narrating THOSE WHO WISH ME DEAD set in the wilderness of Montana.
“Koryta sits right on the razor’s edge of supernatural. Is it in the character’s head, or is it real?”—Robert Petkoff
THOSE WHO WISH ME DEAD
Michael Koryta, read by Robert Petkoff
2015 Audie Award Winner
“The clock is ticking, the mountains are burning, and those who wish Jace Wilson dead are no longer far behind.” Is your heart pounding yet? Wait until you meet the killers. Robert Petkoff draws listeners in with Michael Koryta’s relentless suspense.
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How do we, as individuals and in groups, communicate thoughts and feelings? How do we arouse empathy from others? Narrator David Marantz went Behind The Mic with AudioFile to tell us about his experience narrating THE MIND CLUB. And, we’re surprised and delighted to hear about the humor of this audiobook. David even includes his own “outtake” when he laughed so hard he had to stop recording.
“It’s not just dry philosophy—it’s philosophy filled with humanity and philosophy filled with humor.”—Narrator David Marantz
THE MIND CLUB
Daniel M. Wegner & Kurt Gray, read by David Marantz
Audible, Inc/Brilliance Audio
We love when audiobooks surprise you. Here the authors discuss many very human, very serious topics about our emotions, but as narrator David Marantz shows us, there’s a lot to learn, to ponder, and even to laugh about in THE MIND CLUB.
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AudioFile finds narrator Robin Miles Behind the Mic in Harlem as she tells us about her appreciation of Margot Lee Shetterly’s HIDDEN FIGURES: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race.
“A shout-out to Margot Lee Shetterly–thank you for validating my inner math geek!”—Narrator Robin Miles
Margot Lee Shetterly, read by Robin Miles
The trailer for the upcoming movie increased our interest, and probably yours, in the story of a cadre of African-American women who helped provide NASA with raw computing power. Robin Miles does the audiobook full justice. Listen to a sound clip and read our full audiobook review here!
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2016 Best Audiobooks
For many of us, audiobooks make the journey to and from our jobs seem a little less stressful. But there’s no shortage of career development information to be found in romance audiobooks. This month you’ll be treated to a panoply of career choices embedded in some entertaining audiobooks. In $10,000,000 MARRIAGE PROPOSAL, Sarah Mollo-Christensen gets inside the heads of three successful career women who decide to compete to be a rich man’s wife.
$10,000,000 MARRIAGE PROPOSAL
by James Patterson & Hilary Liftin, read by Sarah Mollo-Christensen
Hachette Audio/Blackstone Audio
Jim Frangione makes the history of sculpting carousel horses seem like the sexiest thing ever in his performance of DARK CAROUSEL. Narrator Shari Peele had me humming “signed, sealed, delivered” with the Post Office love affair in Zuri Day’s PACKING HEAT.
PACKING HEAT: A Blue-Collar Lover Novel
by Zuri Day, read by Shari Peele
by Lynsay Sands, read by Lorna Bennett
Harper Audio/Blackstone Audio
So whether you’re considering a career change or just want to take your mind off your own career, these romance audiobooks provide a peek at some intriguing ways to support yourself.
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