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The Indie Next List

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Age of Vice

A Novel

By Deepti Kapoor
Narrated by: Vidish Athavale
Length: 19 hours 28 minutes

Named a Most Anticipated Book of the Year by Town & Country and Goodhousekeeping!

This is the age of vice, where money, pleasure, and power are everything,

and the family ties that bind can also kill.
 
New Delhi, 3 a.m. A speeding Mercedes jumps the curb and in the blink of an eye, five people are dead. It’s a rich man’s car, but when the... Read more »

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The New Life

A Novel

By Tom Crewe
Narrated by: Freddie Fox
Length: 13 hours 33 minutes

A brilliant and captivating debut, in the tradition of Alan Hollinghurst and Colm Tóibín, about two marriages, two forbidden love affairs, and the passionate search for social and sexual freedom in late 19th-century London.

In this powerful, visceral novel about love, sex, and the struggle for a better world, two men collaborate on a book in... Read more »

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All the Dangerous Things

A Novel

By Stacy Willingham
Narrated by: Karissa Vacker
Length: 9 hours 55 minutes

"[Karissa] Vacker switches easily between the higher female voices and the lower male voices, creating recognizable and believable characters.... Listeners will enjoy a gripping and twisty story." —AudioFile on Earphones Award winner A Flicker in the Dark

Following up her instant New York Times bestseller, A Flicker in the Dark, Stacy Willingham...

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Hell Bent

A Novel
Alex Stern: Book #2

By Leigh Bardugo
Narrated by: Lauren Fortgang & Michael David Axtell
Length: 16 hours 15 minutes

“Readers will be wowed." –Publishers Weekly (starred review)

Wealth. Power. Murder. Magic. The Ivy League is going straight to hell in the sequel to the smash New York Times bestseller Ninth House from #1 bestselling author Leigh Bardugo.


"Bardugo’s imaginative reach is brilliant." –Stephen King

Find a gateway to the underworld. Steal a soul...

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Sam

A Novel

By Allegra Goodman
Narrated by: Rebecca Lowman
Length: TBA

“I’ve been an Allegra Goodman fan for years, but Sam is hands down my new favorite. I loved this powerful and endearing portrait of a girl who must summon deep within herself the grit and wisdom to grow up.”—Lily King, New York Times bestselling author of Writers & Lovers

What happens to a girl’s sense of joy and belonging—to her belief in...
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Ms. Demeanor

A Novel

By Elinor Lipman
Narrated by: Piper Goodeve
Length: 7 hours 26 minutes

“Ms. Demeanor is a complete and utter delight. Of course it is. What Elinor Lipman novel isn’t?”—Richard Russo, author of Empire Falls and Chances Are . . .

“Who knew house arrest could be sexy and fun? Not me, at least not until I read Ms. Demeanor. Written with Elinor Lipman’s signature wit and charm, this breezy, engrossing novel tells the...

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Just the Nicest Couple

By Mary Kubica
Narrated by: Brittany Pressley & Gary Tiedemann
Length: 10 hours 32 minutes

“Grabs you on the first page and doesn’t let go until you reach the end. A riveting tale about marriage, trust, and secrets.” —Laura Dave, New York Times bestselling author of The Last Thing He Told Me

A husband’s disappearance links two couples in this twisty thriller from New York Times bestselling author Mary Kubica

Jake Hayes is missing. This... Read more »

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Better the Blood

Hana Westerman: Book #1

By Michael Bennett
Narrated by: Miriama McDowell & Richard Te Are
Length: TBA

An absorbing, clever debut thriller that speaks to the longstanding injustices faced by New Zealand’s indigenous peoples, by an acclaimed Maori screenwriter and director A tenacious Maori detective, Hana Westerman is juggling single motherhood, endemic prejudice, and the pressures of her career in Auckland CIB. Led to a crime scene by a... Read more »

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The Villa

A Novel

By Rachel Hawkins
Narrated by: Julia Whelan, Kimberly M. Wetherell & Shiromi Arserio
Length: 7 hours 57 minutes

From New York Times bestselling author Rachel Hawkins comes a deliciously wicked gothic suspense, set at an Italian villa with a dark history, for fans of Lucy Foley and Ruth Ware.

As kids, Emily and Chess were inseparable. But by their 30s, their bond has been strained by the demands of their adult lives. So when Chess suggests a girls trip to...

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The Bandit Queens

A Novel

By Parini Shroff
Narrated by: Soneela Nankani
Length: 13 hours 14 minutes

A young Indian woman finds the false rumors that she killed her husband surprisingly useful—until other women in the village start asking for her help getting rid of their own husbands—in this razor-sharp debut.

“Shroff captures the complexity of female friendship with acuity, wit, and a certain kind of magic irreverence. . . . The Bandit... Read more »

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The Night Travelers

A Novel

By Armando Lucas Correa
Narrated by: Edoardo Ballerini
Length: 9 hours 50 minutes

Four generations of women experience love, loss, war, and hope from the rise of Nazism to the Cuban Revolution and finally, the fall of the Berlin Wall in this sweeping novel from the bestselling author of the “timely must-read” (People) The German Girl.

Berlin, 1931: Ally Keller, a talented young poet, is alone and scared when she gives birth to... Read more »

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In the Time of Our History

By Susanne Pari
Narrated by: Mozhan Marnò
Length: TBA

Inspired by her own family's experiences following the 1979 Islamic Revolution, Susanne Pari explores the entangled lives within an Iranian American family grappling with generational culture clashes, the roles imposed on women, and a tragic accident that forces them to reconcile their guilt or forfeit their already tenuous bonds. Set between... Read more »

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The Deluge

By Stephen Markley
Length: 40 hours 39 minutes

“This book is, simply put, a modern classic. If you read it, you'll never forget it. Prophetic, terrifying, uplifting.” —Stephen King

From the bestselling author of Ohio, a masterful American epic charting a near future approaching collapse and a nascent but strengthening solidarity.

In the first decades of the 21st century, the world is... Read more »

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Moonrise Over New Jessup

By Jamila Minnicks
Narrated by: Karen Chilton
Length: TBA

Winner of the 2021 PEN/Bellwether Prize for Socially Engaged Fiction, a thought-provoking and enchanting debut about a Black woman doing whatever it takes to protect all she loves at the beginning of the civil rights movement in Alabama.
 
It’s 1957, and after leaving the only home she has ever known, Alice Young steps off the bus into the... Read more »

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Lost in the Moment and Found

Wayward Children: Book #8

By Seanan McGuire
Narrated by: Jesse Vilinsky
Length: TBA

Winner: 2022 Hugo Award for Best Series

A young girl discovers an infinite variety of worlds in this standalone tale in the Hugo and Nebula Award-wining Wayward Children series from Seanan McGuire, Lost in the Moment and Found
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Welcome to the Shop Where the Lost Things Go.

If you ever lost a sock, you’ll find it here.
If you ever wondered about...

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The Blackhouse

A Novel

By Carole Johnstone
Narrated by: Joe McFadden & Eilidh Beaton
Length: 13 hours 40 minutes

From the author of the “dark and devious...beautifully written” (Stephen King) Mirrorland comes a richly atmospheric thriller set on an isolated Scottish island where nothing is as it seems and shocking twists lie around every corner.

A remote village. A deadly secret. An outsider who knows the truth.

Robert Reid moved his family to Scotland’s... Read more »

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Bad Cree

A Novel

By Jessica Johns
Narrated by: Tanis Parenteau
Length: TBA

A haunting debut novel where dreams, family and spirits collide 

Mackenzie, a Cree millennial, wakes up in her one-bedroom Vancouver apartment clutching a pine bough she had been holding in her dream just moments earlier. When she blinks, it disappears. But she can still smell the sharp pine scent in the air, the nearest pine tree a thousand...

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Blaze Me a Sun

A Novel About a Crime

By Christoffer Carlsson
Narrated by: Peter Noble
Length: 13 hours 47 minutes

#1 INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER • A serial killer in a small Swedish town commits his first murder the same night the prime minister is assassinated in this “thrilling and profoundly poignant” (Angie Kim) novel by one of the country’s top criminologists, hailed as “the finest crime writer we have in Sweden” (David Lagercrantz, author of The Girl in... Read more »

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I Keep My Exoskeletons to Myself

A Novel

By Marisa Crane
Narrated by: Bailey Carr
Length: TBA

Dept. of Speculation meets Black Mirror in this lyrical, speculative debut about a queer mother raising her daughter in an unjust surveillance state

In a United States not so unlike our own, the Department of Balance has adopted a radical new form of law enforcement: rather than incarceration, wrongdoers are given a second (and sometimes, third,...

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Reef Road

A Novel

By Deborah Goodrich Royce
Narrated by: Saskia Maarleveld
Length: 8 hours 57 minutes

When a severed hand washes ashore in the wealthy enclave of Palm Beach, Florida, the lives of two women—a lonely writer obsessed with the unsolved murder of her mother’s best friend and a panicked wife whose husband has disappeared with their children—collide as the world shutters in the pandemic lockdown of 2020.

A young woman’s life seems...

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