Featured Audiobooks

The Alpine Zen

Tingles with all the mystery and allure that only Mary Daheim's brand of small-town life can provide

By Mary Daheim Read By Tanya Eby

The Dorito Effect

A lively and important argument about where the key to reversing America’s health crisis lies.

By Mark Schatzker Read By Chris Patton

Starred Review. "Meticulously analyzing current research involving diverse subjects such as urine-eating goats and caterpillar-consuming wasps, Schatzker casts the greatest share of blame for obesity on the ubiquity of artificial flavorings... This is a provocative new take on American eating." - Booklist

Overload

When the light goes out, the heat turns up...

By Linda Howard Read By Lesa Lockford

The Folded Clock

A raucous, deliriously smart diary of two years in the life of the incomparable Heidi Julavits.

By Heidi Julavits Read By Tavia Gilbert

Aunt Dimity and the Summer King

Cozy mystery lovers' favorite paranormal sleuth is back with her twentieth otherworldly adventure

By Nancy Atherton Read By Teri Clark Linden

Lost Boy

From author Tim Green comes a captivating baseball novel about one kid's search of a lifetime.

By Tim Green Read By Tim Green

Featured Videos

It's Only Stanley

It’s very late, and Stanley is up to something...

By Jon Agee Illustrated by Jon Agee Read By by George Newbern

Kali's Song

The enchanting story of a boy named Kali who lived thousands and thousands of years ago.

By Jeanette Winter Illustrated by Jeanette Winter Read By by Susie Berneis

Starred review. "Winter's cheerful, stripped-down figures and collage landscapes... make Kali's path understandable and accessible even to young readers, and her vision of a life lived in perfect harmony with the universe - even the stars listen to Kali's music - is full of hope." - Publishers Weekly

Blue Chicken

A chicken wreaks havoc in a farmyard with a pot of blue paint.

By Deborah Freedman Illustrated by Deborah Freedman Read By by Susie Berneis

“…this is suggested as a supplement for storytimes and to entertain young viewers.” - Booklist (video review)

Brave Girl

A 2015 ALA-ALSC Notable Video!

By Michelle Markel Illustrated by Melissa Sweet Read By by Lesa Lockford

"Led by Clara Lemlich, the story of the largest walkout of women workers in U.S. history is vividly retold in this iconographic rendering based on the book by Michelle Markel. Lemlich’s passion for what's right shines through in Melissa Sweet's brilliant illustrations." - American Library Association

Locomotive

All aboard! The 2014 Caldecott Medal winner is now on video!

By Brian Floca Illustrated by Brian Floca Read By by Eric G. Dove

A Top 10 DVD of 2014. Starred review. “Dreamscape Media delivers a visual work worthy of its inspiration...Locomotive speeds ahead of the rest” - School Library Journal (video review) merican Library Association

A Nation's Hope

A 2015 ALA-ALSC Notable Video!

By Matt de la Pena Illustrated by Kadir Nelson Read By by JD Jackson

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

Newest Audiobooks

The Subprimes

A wickedly funny dystopian parody set in a financially apocalyptic future America.

By Karl Taro Greenfeld Read By Adam Verner

A Hand Reached Down to Guide Me

These eleven stories, along with a masterful novella, mark the triumphant return of David Gates.

By David Gates Read By Lesa Lockford and Eric Michael Summerer

Paint Me Rainbows

For Jill, love will grow again...

By Fern Michaels Read By Laural Merlington

You Only Die Twice

In Miami, anything is possible...even dying twice.

By Edna Buchanan Read By Erin Bennett

The Canterbury Sisters

A woman embarks on a pilgrimage to Canterbury Cathedral after losing her mother.

By Kim Wright Read By Bernadette Dunne

The Baby Tree

"A delightfully age-appropriate way to give children the facts about birth" - School Library Journal

By Sophie Blackall Read By Chris Patton

Newest Videos

The Baby Tree

"A delightfully age-appropriate way to give children the facts about birth" - School Library Journal

By Sophie Blackall Illustrated by Sophie Blackall Read By by Chris Patton

Jack and Jill; & Diddle, Diddle, Dumpling

Cuddle up with your little one and laugh along with these fantastic re-imaginings of nursery rhymes.

By Melissa Everett Illustrated by Imodraj Read By by Erin Yuen

Hey Diddle Diddle; & I Wish I Was a Little

Cuddle up with your little one and laugh along with these fantastic re-imaginings of nursery rhymes.

By Melissa Everett Illustrated by Mary Manning Read By by Erin Yuen and Nicholas Mondelli

The Watcher

Based on the "Best Book of the Year" by the Boston Globe, Kirkus Reviews, and Booklist!

By Jeanette Winter Illustrated by Jeanette Winter Read By by Susie Berneis

Starred review. "An author's note rounds out this beautiful celebration of one of the world's most influential animal advocates." - Booklist

Wheels On The Bus; Old MacDonald Had a Farm; & The Ants Go Marching One By One

Cuddle up with your little one and laugh along with these familiar nursery rhymes!

By Frankie O'Connor Illustrated by Nicole Groot Read By by Erin Yuen and Elizabeth Cottle

By Mouse & Frog

A spritely video about the challenges - and joys - of collaboration.

By Deborah Freedman Illustrated by Deborah Freedman Read By by Susie Berneis

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

12 Years a Slave

Now a major motion picture, this is Northup's true story of being kidnapped and sold into slavery.

By Solomon Northup Read By Richard Allen

"Narrator Richard Allen does an excellent job conveying Northup's thoughts and emotions. His rich voice imparts the frustrations, hopes, and fears of the author." - Library Journal

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

Earphones Award Winner. "Whether it's bloody battle scenes or Tris's intimate musings, Galvin nails the mood and pacing. Tris's grief and dread are amplified by Galvin's heartfelt narration. She conveys Tris's stubborn nature and Tobias's steadying influence. This story is train-wreck addictive: You know you won't like what's coming next, but you can't stop listening. Even listeners who are jumping in mid-series will have no trouble following the story. Galvin displays excellent control of a large cast of characters and a detailed story line." - AudioFile Magazine

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)

Best Selling Videos

Mr. Wuffles!

Stranded, a group of tiny aliens must outwit a very curious cat.

By David Wiesner Illustrated by David Wiesner Read By by Susie Berneis

Starred Review. "Expertly imagined, composed, drawn and colored, this is Wiesner at his best." - Kirkus Reviews

Dragons Love Tacos

This scrumptious New York Times bestseller has a whole lot of kick...and is now on video!

By Adam Rubin Illustrated by Daniel Salmieri Read By by Chris Patton

Three stars. "...amusing...this is recommended" - Video Librarian

Secret Pizza Party

Shhhh! Don't tell anyone about this mouth-watering video from the creators of Dragons Love Tacos!

By Adam Rubin Illustrated by Daniel Salmieri Read By by Adam Verner

Three stars. "...funny..." - Video Librarian

Under the Freedom Tree

Taut free verse tells the little-known story of the first contraband camp of the Civil War.

By Susan VanHecke Illustrated by London Ladd Read By by JD Jackson

Three stars. "...this engaging slice-of-history is recommended." - Video Librarian

Goldy Luck and the Three Pandas

A Chinese American retelling of "Goldilocks and the Three Bears."

By Natasha Yim Illustrated by Grace Zong Read By by Susie Berneis

"Young viewers will pick up a touch of Chinese culture and learn about a few traditions in this sweet variation of the classic tale." - Booklist (video review)

Behold the Beautiful Dung Beetle

One animal's waste is the dung beetle's treasure.

By Cheryl Bardoe Illustrated by Alan Marks Read By by Susie Berneis

"...loaded with information and interesting illustrations...Susie Berneis’s narration is smooth and articulate, lending genuine enthusiasm with just the right emphasis on new terms." - School Library Journal (video review)