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kspenmoll
Zorrie | Laird Hunt
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TheSpineView Great job! 1mo
CBee Awesome! 1mo
Librarybelle Impressive!!! 1mo
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Andrew65
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I‘ve got some audiobook credits to use up before the end of the month.

I‘m looking for help to decide what audiobooks to use the credits on. What are your favourite audiobooks?

#Audiobooks

Karisimo This one has a full cast! 1mo
Mrs_B I love this one 1mo
Andrew65 @Karisimo Thanks, she does write great books. 1mo
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Andrew65 @Mrs_B Thanks, I love his books, but this is one I haven‘t read. 1mo
Mrs_B I have the BBC full cast dramatisation - Benedict Cumberbatch is brilliant as “the Angel Islington”. (Also love all the word plays on London Underground stations) 1mo
marleed Full cast of Daisy Jones and the Six, Tom Hanks reading The Dutch House, Meryl Streep reading Tom Lake - or Julia whelan narrating her own romance novel Thank you for Listening and doing both the male and female parts so well I forgot it was a single voice! 1mo
Andrew65 @Mrs_B Definitely adding this one to my buy list, sounds excellent. Thanks 😊 1mo
Andrew65 @marleed These are excellent suggestions, off to explore them 😊 1mo
AlaMich I enthusiastically second what @Mrs_B said about Neverwhere!! 1mo
AlaMich Also this one…a very original thriller in the truest sense. 1mo
Andrew65 @AlaMich Thanks for this 😊 1mo
Deblovestoread I enjoyed both Unlikely Animals and Starter Villian on audio but my favorite to recommend is 1mo
IMASLOWREADER verity, four winds, kitchen confidencial, taste, the apartment 1mo
CoffeeNBooks Louise Penny's Inspector Gamache series. 1mo
ImperfectCJ Marin Ireland is awesome in this one. 1mo
Aimeesue Echoing @CoffeeNBooks with the Gamache books, anything Stephen Fry narrates (the complete Sherlock Holmes is excellent) and I loved 1mo
Larkken I love the narrators Lorelei King or Dominic Hoffman! And the full cast audiobooks like @Mrs_B says are always worth it # 1mo
Read4life I know you enjoy Jessica Redland & she has a few newer books out that I enjoyed on audio. Books narrated by Imogen Church (Ruth Ware & Lucy Foley books are some), for something lighter & inspiring I enjoy the Eternity Springs series by Emily March. 1mo
CarolynM Georgette Heyer‘s mystery novels read by Matt Addis are wonderful. Try 1mo
Erinreadsthebooks Annie Jones from From the Front Porch podcast just did an episode on her audiobook recommendations. 1mo
kwmg40 Anything narrated by Simon Vance, especially Guy Gavriel Kay's books. 1mo
TieDyeDude @aimeesue stole my recommendation (Amina al-Sirafi). Also, David Grohl's book was excellent on audio. 1mo
Andrew65 @Deblovestoread Thanks this one looks interesting 😊 1mo
Andrew65 @IMASLOWREADER Thanks for these 😊 1mo
Andrew65 @CoffeeNBooks That‘s a good idea, this is an excellent series and only read the first few. 😊 1mo
Andrew65 @ImperfectCJ Looks a good suggestion. Thanks 😊 1mo
Andrew65 @Aimeesue This is one author‘s books I want to try, and Stephen Fry is an excellent narrator. Thanks 😊 1mo
Andrew65 @Larkken Not aware of Dominic Hoffman as a narrator, I will explore these. I love Lorelei King as a narrator. Thanks 😊 1mo
Andrew65 @Read4life Yes, Jessica Redland books are excellent as audiobooks. I‘ve also enjoyed Ruth Ware‘s boons. I will definitely explore the Lucy Fokey books, only read one so far. I also do need to get back to the Emily March books. Thanks 😊 1mo
Andrew65 @Bookwormjillk Thanks I do want to get to more Barbara Kingsolver books 😊 1mo
Andrew65 @CarolynM I‘ve only read one of these, so they are an excellent suggestion. Thanks 😊 1mo
Andrew65 @Erinreadsthebooks Thanks, I will check the podcast out 😊 1mo
Andrew65 @kwmg40 I love Simon Vance as a narrator but not heard of Guy Gabriel Kay‘s books so I will explore these. Thanks 😊 1mo
Andrew65 @TieDyeDude Excellent suggestions, thanks 😊 1mo
kwmg40 @Andrew65 It‘s actually Guy Gavriel Kay. The misspelling is common. I just didn‘t want you to have trouble finding the books! His most well known book is 1mo
Aimeesue @TieDyeDude Everyone should listen to Amina! So well done! 💙 1mo
kspenmoll I have enjoyed the Karen Pirie series 1mo
Andrew65 @kspenmoll I love that series and the Tony Hill / Carol Jordan Series by Val McDermid. 1mo
Andrew65 @kwmg40 Thanks, my autocorrect strikes again 😆 1mo
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Lindy
Erasure: A Novel | Percival Everett
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emz711
Dead and Stormy Night | Steffanie Holmes
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Getting Bernard Black vibes
#audiobooks

She even mentions toast on the ceiling!
Omg she mentioned Bernard Black! I'm sold
#blackbooks

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Daisey
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I started out reading this on Serial Reader but fell horribly behind and downloaded the audio. This weekend I caught up and then finished it. I was frequently amused by Evelina‘s complete naïveté in telling her story.

This audio edition includes an afterword by Orson Scott Card about reading this book because of his interest in Jane Austen that I found especially interesting.

#audiobooks #1001books #epistolary #RandomClassics

Daisey #PemberLittens might also find this interesting. According to Orson Scott Card‘s research, this was one of Jane Austen‘s favorite books. Some of his commentary from the afterword is also included in the last part of this post: http://www.hatrack.com/osc/reviews/everything/2012-07-26.shtml 3mo
TheBookHippie I fell behind too this may be the way to go! 3mo
TheAromaofBooks I'm doing a terrible job hosting this as a buddy read 😂 Thank you for joining me - I'm enjoying this one, but I'm not sure it's going to be one I want to read again and again like I do Austen's stories. The secondhand stress is high!!!! 3mo
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Daisey @TheBookHippie I thoroughly enjoyed this edition! 3mo
Daisey @TheAromaofBooks I completely understand. I enjoyed it, but I also do not have a whole lot to say about it either. Glad you brought it to my attention! 3mo
TheBookHippie @TheAromaofBooks I like the laid back hosting! 3mo
TheAromaofBooks @TheBookHippie - It's more like “oh hey, I'm still here, hope you are too!!“ 😂 3mo
VeniceNorway Love this book!!! 2mo
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reading.rainb0w
A Little Life: A Novel | Hanya Yanagihara
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Just found out Spotify Premium includes an audiobook version of A Little Life! Seeing as I have 4 days to read 600+ pages before my book is due, this will allow me to continue reading at my own pace 😊

#audiobooks
#currentlyreading

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Lindy
Landscapes | Christine Lai
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February 16: poetry as refuge; queer history + fiction from Japan, Finland, Canada, UK & Australia
https://youtu.be/yjknPyadxC8

#booktube #CanLit #womenintranslation #audiobooks

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SomedayAlmost
Hide | Tracy Clark
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Tracy Clark & other members of Crime Writers of Color offer great reads for Black History Month in the US. Enjoying this audiobook that starts her newest series… #audiobooks #crimewritersofcolor

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SomedayAlmost
Burn the Negative | Josh Winning
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Pickpick

Stayed up late listening to this propulsive, chilling take of a former child star who is unable to outrun the doomed cult horror movie she starred in as a child. Is the film really cursed, or is a murderer on the loose? Highly recommend. #audiobooks

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andreadmw
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Finished / Staring in audiobooks today
#audiobooks #finishedstarting

I don't think this was the best book for audio, but it was fascinating. I have an annotated Dracula and I think this book is a great companion.

It pieces together writings, Oscar Wilde and history. It‘s a slice of LGBTQ+ history and how the community lived in mid to late 1800 Ireland. How all of this helped make Dracula. All of the influence, references, imagery, etc.