Narrated by David Sedaris / 6 hours 38 minutes
David Sedaris returns with his most deeply personal and darkly hilarious book.
If you've ever laughed your way through David Sedaris's cheerfully misanthropic stories, you might think you know what you're getting with Calypso. You'd be wrong.
When he buys a beach house on the Carolina coast, Sedaris envisions long, relaxing vacations spent... Read More »
By Lauren Groff
Narrated by Lauren Groff / 7 hours 59 minutes
The bold new book from the celebrated New York Times-bestselling author of Fates and Furies.
"Lauren Groff is a writer of rare gifts." --The New York Times Book Review
In her vigorous and moving new book, Lauren Groff brings her electric storytelling and intelligence to a world in which storms, snakes, and sinkholes lurk at the edge of everyday... Read More »
My Absolute Darling
Narrated by Alex McKenna / 15 hours 46 minutes
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
LA TIMES BOOK PRIZE FINALIST
NBCC JOHN LEONARD PRIZE FINALIST
ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES'S MOST NOTABLE BOOKS OF 2017
ONE OF THE WASHINGTON POST’S MOST NOTABLE BOOKS OF 2017
ONE OF NPR’S ‘GREAT READS’ OF 2017
A USA TODAY BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR
AN AMAZON.COM BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR
A BUSINESS INSIDER BEST BOOK OF THE... Read More »
Narrated by Steve West / 8 hours 36 minutes
NATIONAL BEST SELLER
From the internationally acclaimed, best-selling author of The English Patient: a mesmerizing new novel that tells a dramatic story set in the decade after World War II through the lives of a small group of unexpected characters and two teenagers whose lives are indelibly shaped by their unwitting involvement.
In a narrative... Read More »
Narrated by Barrie Kreinik & Erin Mallon / 9 hours 28 minutes
The last person Alice Shipley expected to see since arriving in Tangier with her new husband was Lucy Mason. After the accident at Bennington, the two friends—once inseparable roommates—haven’t spoken in over a year. But there Lucy was, trying to make things right and return to their old rhythms. Perhaps Alice should be happy. She has not... Read More »
The Mars Room
Narrated by Rachel Kushner / 9 hours 41 minutes
FEATURING ORIGINAL MUSIC BY SONIC YOUTH’S KIM GORDON!
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
“Electrifying.” —Vanity Fair
“A page turner… The Mars Room is one of those books that enrage you even as they break your heart.” —The New York Times Book Review
“Brilliant and devastating… The Mars Room is a heartbreaking, true, and nearly flawless novel.” —NPR
From... Read More »
The Female Persuasion
By Meg Wolitzer
Narrated by Rebecca Lowman / 14 hours 48 minutes
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
“Equal parts cotton candy and red meat, in the best way.” —People
“Wolitzer’s social commentary can be as funny as it is queasily on target.” —The Wall Street Journal
“Wolitzer is one of those rare writers who creates droll and entertaining novels of ideas.” —Fresh Air, NPR
From the New York... Read More »
Narrated by Maggie Hoffman / 11 hours 29 minutes
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
“A captivating family saga.”—The New York Times Book Review
"You won’t be able to put it down.”—The Skimm (Skimm Reads Pick)
“This literary family saga is perfect for fans of Celeste Ng and Donna Tartt.”—People Magazine (Book of the Week)
“A sprawling, enchanting family saga.”—Entertainment Weekly (The Must List)
A... Read More »
A Place for Us
Narrated by Deepti Gupta & Sunil Malhotra / 16 hours 38 minutes
Vanity Fair: "Ultimate Summer Fiction"
Good Morning, America: "Best Books To Bring To the Beach This Summer"
Glamour.com: "The 17 Best Books to Read This Summer"
Refinery29: “Brilliant Books To Bring To The Beach This Summer”
USA Today: “10 Hot Books For Summer Reading”
EW.com: "This Summer's Debut Authors You Need To Know Right Now"
Buzzfeed: "30... Read More »
Speak No Evil
Narrated by Prentice Onayemi & Julia Whelan / 6 hours 21 minutes
In the long-anticipated novel from the author of the critically acclaimed Beasts of No Nation, a revelation shared between two privileged teenagers from very different backgrounds sets off a chain of events with devastating consequences.
On the surface, Niru leads a charmed life. Raised by two attentive parents in Washington, D.C., he’s a top... Read More »
Narrated by Tania Rodrigues / 7 hours 53 minutes
“Ingenious… Builds to one of the most memorable final scenes I’ve read in a novel this century.” —The New York Times
WINNER OF THE 2018 WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION
LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE
The suspenseful and heartbreaking story of an immigrant family driven to pit love against loyalty, with devastating consequences
Isma is free. After... Read More »
Paris by the Book
Narrated by Kim Bubbs / 11 hours 50 minutes
A missing person, a grieving family, a curious clue: a half-finished manuscript set in Paris. Heading off in search of its author, a mother and her daughters find themselves in France, rescuing a failing bookstore and drawing closer to unexpected truths.
Once a week, I chase men who are not my husband. . . .
When eccentric... Read More »
Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows
Narrated by Meera Syal / 10 hours 34 minutes
A lively, sexy, and thought-provoking East-meets-West story about community, friendship, and women’s lives at all ages—a spicy and alluring mix of Together Tea and Calendar Girls.
Every woman has a secret life . . .
Nikki lives in cosmopolitan West London, where she tends bar at the local pub. The daughter of Indian immigrants, she’s spent most of... Read More »
The Perfect Mother
By Aimee Molloy
Narrated by Cristin Milioti / 9 hours 25 minutes
A night out — a few hours of fun. What could possibly go wrong?
SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE
Some people are so good at making perfect look easy.
They call themselves the May Mothers—a collection of new moms who gave birth in the same month. Twice a week, with strollers in tow, they get together in Prospect Park, seeking refuge from the... Read More »
The Word is Murder
Narrated by Rory Kinnear / 9 hours 2 minutes
SHE PLANNED HER OWN FUNERAL. BUT DID SHE ARRANGE HER OWN MURDER?
New York Times bestselling author of Magpie Murders and Moriarty, Anthony Horowitz has yet again brilliantly reinvented the classic crime novel, this time writing a fictional version of himself as the Watson to a modern-day Holmes.
One bright spring morning in London, Diana Cowper –... Read More »
Love and Ruin
By Paula McLain
Narrated by January LaVoy / 11 hours 20 minutes
The bestselling author of The Paris Wife returns to the subject of Ernest Hemingway in a novel about his passionate, stormy marriage to Martha Gellhorn—a fiercely independent, ambitious young woman who would become one of the greatest war correspondents of the twentieth century.
In 1937, twenty-eight-year-old Martha Gellhorn travels alone to... Read More »
Don't Skip Out on Me
Narrated by Willy Vlautin / 8 hours 5 minutes
Horace Hopper is a half-Paiute, half-Irish ranch hand who wants to be somebody. He's spent most of his life on the ranch of his kindly guardians, Mr. and Mrs. Reese, herding sheep alone in the mountains. But while the Reeses treat him like a son, Horace can't shake the shame he feels from being abandoned by his parents. He decides to leave the... Read More »
Star of the North
By D. B. John
Narrated by Linda Park & D. B. John / 15 hours 5 minutes
“A thrilling tale of abduction and escape in North Korea....highly entertaining." —The Washington Post
A propulsive and ambitious thriller about a woman trying to rescue her twin sister from captivity in North Korea, and the North Korean citizens with whom she forms an unlikely alliance
Star of the North opens in 1998, when a Korean American... Read More »
The Oracle Year
Narrated by Charlie Thurston / 12 hours 8 minutes
From bestselling comic-book franchise writer Charles Soule comes a clever and witty first novel of a twentysomething New Yorker who wakes up one morning with the power to predict the future—perfect for fans of Joe Hill and Brad Meltzer, or books like This Book Is Full of Spiders and Welcome to Night Vale.
Knowledge is power. So when an unassuming... Read More »
Far from the Tree
By Robin Benway
Narrated by Julia Whelan / 8 hours 54 minutes
National Book Award Winner and New York Times Bestseller!
Perfect for fans of NBC's "This Is Us," Robin Benway’s beautiful interweaving story of three very different teenagers connected by blood explores the meaning of family in all its forms—how to find it, how to keep it, and how to love it.
Being the middle child has its ups and downs.
But for... Read More »