Featured Audiobooks

Football for a Buck

The previously untold story of one of the craziest sports entities to have ever captivated America

By Jeff Pearlman Read by Joel Richards

[Starred Review] "Wonderful anecdotes . . . Fascinating and hilarious reading on a half-dozen levels. Just great for football fans who like to laugh." - Booklist

Heart

A beautifully written social, cultural, and medical history of the human heart

By Sandeep Jauhar Read by Patrick Lawlor

[Starred Review] “Covering enough physiology to make scientific details easily understood, Jauhar emphasizes how brave, desperate, and sometimes foolhardy experiments led to important developments, such as the heart-lung machine . . . Jauhar is thoughtful, self-reflective, and profoundly respectful of doctors and patients alike; readers will respond by opening their own hearts a little bit, to both grief and wonder." - Publisher's Weekly

Looking for Lorraine

An intimate look into the life and writings of a young Black woman who altered the world

By Imani Perry Read by LisaGay Hamilton

[Starred Review] “Perry seeks to deepen our appreciation in this richly dimensional portrait of a brightly blazing artist, thinker, and activist . . . . Perry’s ardent, expert, and redefining work of biographical discovery brings light, warmth, scope, and enlightening complexity to the spine-straightening story of a brilliant, courageous, seminal, and essential American writer.” - Booklist

Hitting the Books

It's murder by the book in Briar Creek when a series of crimes get tied to a stack of library books.

By Jenn McKinlay Read by Allyson Ryan

September 2018 Top Ten Pick! - Library Reads

The Kiss Quotient

There's not enough data in the world to predict what will make your heart tick.

By Helen Hoang Read by Carly Robins

[Starred Review] “Carly Robin’s bright and sassy narration is addictive…” - Booklist

Then She Was Gone

A missing girl. A buried secret.

By Lisa Jewell Read by Helen Duff

Bestseller - New York Times

Featured Videos

Lost and Found Cat: The True Story of Kunkush's Incredible Journey

A heartwarming true story about one lost cat's journey to be reunited with his refugee family

By Doug Kuntz and Amy Shrodes Illustrated by Sue Cornelison Read by Amy Shrodes

"Bound to be a hit with cats and kids alike, this picture book tells the harrowing story of a cat who was separated from his family when they fled from Iraq and the amazing way he found his way home again." - People.com

The Wall

The story of a North Korean poet who escaped her country's repressive regime

Directed by David Kinsella Produced by David Kinsella

Dazzle Ships: World War I and the Art of Confusion

An unlikely tale of history, war, and maritime ingenuity!

By Chris Barton Illustrated by Victo Ngai Read by Johnny Heller

Chicago Public Library Best of the Best Books; New York Public Library Best Books for Kids; Orbis Pictus Award Honor Book; Dilys Evans Founder's Award - Awards

Zena

Music only makes you stronger.

Directed by Ian Agard Produced by Ian Agard and Edward De Juan

Egret

Every year, large flocks of egrets migrate from Japan to northeast China.

Scotch

Scotch: The Drink That Knows No Borders

Directed by Don Coutts Produced by Don Coutts

"Even if you’ve never sipped a good Scotch whiskey, you will find this in-depth look at a multibillion-dollar industry most informative." - Booklist

Newest Audiobooks

God Always Keeps His Promises

A beloved pastor teaches children about the promises God has made.

By Max Lucado and Tama Fortner Read by Ben Holland

Arrowood (Arrowood)

London Society takes their problems to Sherlock Holmes. Everyone else goes to Arrowood.

By Mick Finlay Read by Alejandro De Mesa

"Finlay debuts with a tale built on a wonderful premise: a downscale Sherlock Holmes for the rest of us." - Kirkus Reviews

Jumanji

This classic award-winning tale is an irrepressible sensation beloved by families everywhere.

By Chris Van Allsburg Read by Ensemble Cast

Caldecott Medal Winner; National Book Award Nominee - Awards

How to Be Less Stupid About Race

A bold take on what's wrong with our "national conversation about race" – and what to do about it

By Crystal M. Fleming Read by Melanie Taylor

Building a Successful Social Venture

Accelerate and Maximize Your Social Impact

By Dr. Eric Carlson and Dr. James L. Koch Read by Julie Eickhoff

Quit Buggin' Me!

Princess Pulverizer may not be a knight yet, but she won't let that stop her from saving the day!

By Nancy Krulik Read by Imogen Wilde

Newest Videos

Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos

A look into the life of one of the world's most influential painters & the animals that inspired her

By Monica Brown, Ph.D. Illustrated by John Parra Read by by Adriana Sananes

Lively animal sounds and the soothing voice of narrator Adriana Sananes make this a joyful listen for kids...An author's note explains Kahlo's artistic influence and lists the works in which her ANIMALITOS appear, so parents can pair this audiobook with images of Kahlo's paintings. - Audiofile

Ghoulia

Making new friends can be scary!

By Barbara Cantini Illustrated by Barbara Cantini Read by by Jordan Killam

"Cantini depicts her undead urchin Tim Burton-style, with stitched lips, gray skin, and purple shadows beneath huge eyeballs...the manorial setting has an Addams Family vibe and provides just the right spooky setting for this series opener." - Kirkus Reviews

Click, Clack, Quack to School!

The Click Clack critters are ready for school…but is school ready for them?

By Doreen Cronin Illustrated by Betsy Lewin Read by by Maurice England

Dreamers

The incredible true story of an award-winning author & illustrator's immigration to America

By Yuyi Morales Illustrated by Yuyi Morales Read by by Adriana Sananes

Grand Canyon

"An outstanding introduction to one of the world's greatest outdoor wonders"-School Library Journal

By Jason Chin Illustrated by Jason Chin Read by by Qarie Marshall

A 2018 Caldecott Honor book; A 2018 Sibert Honor book - Awards

The New LiBEARian

It's story time at the library. But who's the new librarian?

By Alison Donald Illustrated by Alex Willmore Read by by Alison Larkin

"In bright, busy digital collages, newcomer Willmore depicts the library as a place where anything can happen, bolstering the story's unspoken message about the magic that awaits in books." - Publishers Weekly

Best Selling Audiobooks

Divergent

The #1 New York Times bestselling thriller that is book one in the electrifying Divergent series.

By Veronica Roth Read by Emma Galvin

Earphones Award Winner. "Though Galvin's narration is concentrated on giving Tris the perfect voice, she never neglects the secondary characters. Poignant moments with Tris's mother and Four, her leader and love, are subtly nuanced to let listeners hear the terror Tris often hides." - AudioFile Magazine

Twisted Sisters

Reality gets an unreal makeover in this hilarious new novel from bestselling author Jen Lancaster.

By Jen Lancaster Read by Jen Lancaster

"Reagan’s journey to selfawareness, though achieved via supernatural means, is a satisfying one that will please Lancaster’s many fans." - Booklist (audio review)

Allegiant

The highly anticipated conclusion of the #1 New York Times bestselling Divergent series.

By Veronica Roth Read by Emma Galvin and Aaron Stanford

Insurgent

The sequel to New York Times bestselling Divergent is another intoxicating dystopian thrill ride.

By Veronica Roth Read by Emma Galvin

GoodReads Choice 2012 GoodReads Author Award, and GoodReads Choice 2012 Young Adult Fantasy Award Winner. - GoodReads

The Ghost of the Mary Celeste

A captivating, atmospheric historical fiction that is every bit convincing as it is engrossing.

By Valerie Martin Read by Susie Berneis

"With great precision, Berneis transports the listener...This thrilling literary mystery will entrance listeners of all ages." - Booklist (audio review)

The Ghosts of Tupelo Landing

The anticipated sequel to the Newbery honor winner and New York Times bestseller, Three Times Lucky.

By Sheila Turnage Read by Lauren Fortgang

"A superbly entertaining listen for those who love a rollicking, humorous adventure." - Booklist (audio review)

Best Selling Videos

A Nation's Hope

A 2015 ALA-ALSC Notable Video!

By Matt de la Peña Illustrated by Kadir Nelson Read by by J.D. Jackson

3 1/2 stars. "...this fine tribute is highly recommended." - Video Librarian

Lawn to Lawn

This hysterical tale of toys-come-to-life reminds us that home is where the heart is!

By Dan Yaccarino Illustrated by Dan Yaccarino Read by by Kirby Heyborne

Three and 1/2 stars. "... this sweet and imaginative tale is highly recommended." - Video Librarian

The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau

Discover the man behind the snorkel in Dan Yaccarino’s exciting biography!

By Dan Yaccarino Illustrated by Dan Yaccarino Read by by Qarie Marshall

Starred review. "Viewers will get the sense they are underwater, exploring mysteries of the sea with (Cousteau)...young viewers will enjoy learning about this amazing life and will be excited to know more." - School Library Journal (video review)

Separate is Never Equal

A touching account of one family’s quest for equality in America.

By Duncan Tonatiuh Illustrated by Duncan Tonatiuh Read by by Adriana Sananes

3 stars. “…this inspirational program reminds viewers that “when you fight for justice, others will follow. Recommended.” - Video Librarian

Big Bad Bubble

An offbeat and giggle-inducing take on conquering fears from the creators of Dragons Love Tacos!

By Adam Rubin Illustrated by Daniel Salmieri Read by by Kirby Heyborne

“This charming, fresh approach to children’s videos is sure to fly off the shelves.” - School Library Journal (video review)

Doug Unplugs on the Farm

A high-tech robot boy enjoys a day of low-tech fun on the farm.

By Dan Yaccarino Illustrated by Dan Yaccarino Read by by Chris Patton

"Both entertaining and educational, this is a celebration of farm life and hands-on learning." - Booklist (video review)