Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore
Narrated by Madeleine Maby / 8 hours 59 minutes
When a bookshop patron commits suicide, his favorite store clerk must unravel the puzzle he left behind in this fiendishly clever debut novel from an award-winning short story writer.
Lydia Smith lives her life hiding in plain sight. A clerk at the Bright Ideas bookstore, she keeps a meticulously crafted existence among her beloved books,... Read More »
The Hearts of Men
Narrated by Adam Verner / 11 hours 56 minutes
Camp Chippewa, 1962. Nelson Doughty, age thirteen, social outcast and overachiever, is the Bugler, sounding the reveille proudly each morning. Yet this particular summer marks the beginning of an uncertain and tenuous friendship with a popular boy named Jonathan.
Over the years, Nelson, irrevocably scarred from the Vietnam War, becomes... Read More »
The Girl Before
By JP Delaney
Narrated by Emilia Fox, Finty Williams & Lise Aagaard Knudsen / 9 hours 58 minutes
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • In the tradition of The Girl on the Train, The Woman in Cabin 10, and Gone Girl comes an enthralling psychological thriller that spins one woman’s seemingly good fortune, and another woman’s mysterious fate, through a kaleidoscope of duplicity, death, and deception.
SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE DIRECTED BY RON... Read More »
By Jane Harper
Narrated by Stephen Shanahan / 9 hours 41 minutes
*INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER*
*Winner of the CWA's Gold Dagger Award*
“A breathless page-turner, driven by the many revelations Ms. Harper dreams up…You’ll love [her] sleight of hand…A secret on every page.” —The New York Times
“One of the most stunning debuts I've ever read… Every word is near perfect.” —David Baldacci
A small town... Read More »
The Vanishing Season
Narrated by Lauren Fortgang /
Ellery Hathaway knows a thing or two about serial killers, but not through her police training. She's an officer in sleepy Woodbury, Massachusetts, where a bicycle theft still makes the newspapers. No one there knows she was once victim number seventeen in the grisly story of serial killer Francis Michael Coben. The only victim who lived.When... Read More »
Into the Drowning Deep
By Mira Grant
Narrated by Christine Lakin / 17 hours 15 minutes
New York Times bestselling author Mira Grant, author of the renowned Newsflesh series, returns with a novel that takes us to a new world of ancient mysteries and mythological dangers come to life.
The ocean is home to many myths,
But some are deadly...
Seven years ago the Atargatis set off on a voyage to the Mariana Trench to film a... Read More »
A Hundred Small Lessons
By Ashley Hay
Narrated by Fiona Hardingham / 8 hours 48 minutes
From the author of the highly acclaimed The Railwayman’s Wife, called a “literary and literate gem” by Psychology Today, comes an emotionally resonant and profound new novel of two families, interconnected through the house that bears witness to their lives.
When Elsie Gormley leaves the Brisbane house in which she has lived for more than sixty... Read More »
By Jon McGregor
Narrated by Matt Bates / 8 hours 48 minutes
In midwinter in an English village, a teenage girl has gone missing and everyone is called upon to join the search. The villagers fan out across the moors as the police set up roadblocks, and a crowd of news reporters descends on what is usually a place of peace. Meanwhile, there is work that must still be done: cows milked, fences repaired,... Read More »
The City of Brass
Narrated by Soneela Nankani / 19 hours 36 minutes
Step into The City of Brass, the spellbinding debut from S. A. Chakraborty—an imaginative alchemy of The Golem and the Jinni, The Grace of Kings, and Uprooted, in which the future of a magical Middle Eastern kingdom rests in the hands of a clever and defiant young con artist with miraculous healing gifts.
Nahri has never believed in magic.... Read More »
Future Home of the Living God
Narrated by Louise Erdrich / 10 hours 43 minutes
Louise Erdrich, the New York Times bestselling, National Book Award-winning author of LaRose and The Round House, paints a startling portrait of a young woman fighting for her life and her unborn child against oppressive forces that manifest in the wake of a cataclysmic event.
The world as we know it is ending. Evolution has reversed itself,... Read More »
By Joan Silber
Narrated by Cassandra Campbell, Adenrele Ojo, Hillary Huber, R. C. Bray, Ramiz Monsef, Kate Reading & various narrators / 6 hours 2 minutes
One of our most gifted writers of fiction returns with a bold and piercing novel about a young single mother living in New York, her eccentric aunt, and the decisions they make that have unexpected implications for the world around them.Reyna knows her relationship with Boyd isn't perfect; yet she sees him through a three-month stint at Riker's... Read More »
The End We Start From
By Megan Hunter
Narrated by Louise Brealey / 2 hours 2 minutes
The End We Start From heralds the arrival of Megan Hunter, a dazzling and unique literary talent. Hunter's debut is a searing original, a modern-day parable of rebirth and renewal, of maternal bonds, and the instinct to survive and thrive in the absence of all that's familiar.As London is submerged below flood waters, a woman gives birth to her... Read More »
By Ivy Pochoda
Narrated by Will Damron / 10 hours 40 minutes
“Destined to be a classic L.A. novel.”—Michael Connelly
When a teen runs away from his father’s mysterious commune, he sets in motion a domino effect that will connect six characters desperate for hope and love, set across the sun-bleached canvas of Los Angeles.
From the acclaimed author of Visitation Street, a visionary portrait of contemporary... Read More »
A Welcome to Night Vale Novel
Narrated by Cecil Baldwin / 9 hours 38 minutes
From the authors of the New York Times bestselling novel Welcome to Night Vale and the creators of the #1 international podcast of the same name, comes a mystery exploring the intersections of faith and science, the growing relationship between two young people who want desperately to trust each other, and the terrifying, toothy power of the... Read More »
Heather, the Totality
The explosive debut novel - about family, power and privilege - from the creator of the award-winning Mad Men.
One of People magazine's 'People Picks'
Mark and Karen Breakstone have constructed the idyllic life of wealth and status they always wanted, made complete by their beautiful and extraordinary daughter Heather. But they are still not... Read More »
By Joe Hill
Narrated by Joe Hill, Wil Wheaton, Kate Mulgrew, Stephen Lang & Dennis Boutsikaris / 14 hours 35 minutes
A collection of four chilling novels, ingeniously wrought gems of terror from the brilliantly imaginative, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Fireman, Joe Hill.
"One of America’s finest horror writers" (Time magazine), Joe Hill has been hailed among legendary talents such as Peter Straub, Neil Gaiman, and Jonathan Letham. In Strange... Read More »
A True Story of Survival and Obsession in the West
Narrated by Mark Bramhall & Nate Blakeslee / 9 hours 12 minutes
A NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW EDITORS' CHOICE
The enthralling story of the rise and reign of O-Six, the celebrated Yellowstone wolf, and the people who loved or feared her
Before men ruled the earth, there were wolves. Once abundant in North America, these majestic creatures were hunted to near extinction in the lower 48 states by the 1920s. But... Read More »
Seven Days of Us
Narrated by Jilly Bond / 9 hours 33 minutes
A family can’t escape their secrets when they’re forced to spend the Christmas holiday in quarantine in this “sharply funny” (People) novel—an Indie Next and #1 Library Reads Pick!
“Witty and deeply heartfelt.”—Emily Giffin
“Perfect for fans of cozy Christmas films like Love Actually and The Family Stone. An emotional but ultimately uplifting... Read More »
It's All Relative
Adventures Up and Down the World's Family Tree
By A. J. Jacobs
Narrated by A. J. Jacobs / 8 hours 3 minutes
New York Times bestselling author of The Know-It-All and The Year of Living Biblically, A.J. Jacobs undergoes a hilarious, heartfelt quest to understand what constitutes family—where it begins and how far it goes—and attempts to untangle the true meaning of the “Family of Humankind.”
A.J. Jacobs has received some strange emails over the years,... Read More »
Mr. Dickens and His Carol
Narrated by Euan Morton / 8 hours 8 minutes
"Silva magically captures the world of Victorian London that Dickens was very active in, and even gives him a Muse to inspire the naming of Ebenezer Scrooge, Bob Cratchit and Tiny Tim. The mood is helped greatly by the heartwarming British narration by Euan Morton." — Winston Salem Journal
Laced with humor, rich historical detail from Charles... Read More »