“Throughout the story you see a really honest look at what it might feel like to be a teenager navigating mental illness. I wish this book had been around for me when I was a young person.”—Narrator Kate Rudd
Author Joe Hill and narrator Dennis Boutsikaris share the secrets of making this chilling audiobook collection
Listen to a conversation between Joe Hill and Dennis Boutsikaris on recording Joe Hill’s latest audiobook, STRANGE WEATHER. Boutsikaris reads Hill’s Aloft in this new collection of four novellas. Authors and narrators rarely get the chance to sit down and talk about their work. Our conversation gives audiobook fans insights into the creative process of both author and narrator.
“You can tell when something hasn’t been read aloud, and that is a great test of a manuscript—everything should be read aloud, everything should be tested by hearing it.”—Author Joe Hill
New twists and turns from E. Lockhart—and reverse chronological order
Join AudioFile as we go Behind the Mic with Rebecca Soler to hear about her narration of the suspenseful, gripping GENUINE FRAUD from E. Lockhart. She shares a tip for listeners, too — the chapters are in reverse chronological order, so the twists and turns are all the more unexpected.
“You guys, this is so good. Once again she has created a plot with so many twists and turns and really powerful, dynamic female characters.”—Narrator Rebeccca Soler
When we go Behind the Mic with a narrator, we always learn something. Today with Mark Bramhall, we get some perspective on his epic narration of GRANT, Ron Chernow’s biography of Ulysses S. Grant.
“To know . . . the story of the Civil War and Reconstruction is to arm yourself with something I think is quite necessary these days. Turned out to be a good thing—a book that not only intrigues, but matters.”—Narrator Mark Bramhall
This audiobook will freak you the heck out — perfect for your Halloween weekend!
Narrator Cris Dukehart takes us Behind the Mic to share with AudioFile readers how narrating for Melinda Leigh has changed her life. SAY YOU’RE SORRY is the first in a suspenseful series about former prosecutor Morgan Dane and her peaceful life in her hometown — well, almost peaceful, until her babysitter gets killed.
“To Melinda Leigh . . . . Just wanted you to know how narrating from your killer’s point of view is FREAKING ME THE HECK OUT!”—Narrator Cris Dukehart
An anti-Sherlock Holmes mystery set in the streets of Victorian London
AudioFile goes Behind the Mic with Malk Williams to hear more about his narration of ARROWOOD by Mick Finlay. We hear about the memorable characters Malk takes on in Finlay’s first novel about south London’s anti-Sherlock.
“The characters in Arrowood were just wonderful. You could practically close your eyes and see the dirt under their fingernails—that’s how good they were.” —Narrator Malk Williams