Adam Verner

Adam Verner is a full-time narrator who has recorded over 250 audiobook titles. The recipient of multiple Earphones awards, including for Pavilion of Women by Pearl S. Buck, he has also been nominated for Voice Arts Awards by the Society of Voice Arts and Sciences. He holds an MFA in Acting from the Chicago College of the Performing Arts at Roosevelt University.

  • The Player

    By Brad Parks

    Read by Adam Verner

    A Carter Ross Mystery

    In his typical fashion, newspaper reporter Carter Ross unwraps a new sinister mystery.

    "Narrator Adam Verner captures the essence of newspaper reporter Carter Ross..." - AudioFile Magazine

    Released Tue Mar 04 00:00:00 UTC 2014
    English, Unabridged

  • The Good Cop

    By Brad Parks

    Read by Adam Verner

    Carter Ross returns in another action-packed entry in Brad Park's award-winning mystery series.

    Earphones Award Winner. "Happiness is a mystery writer with a wild sense of humor and a narrator who knows how to deliver it. This charming mystery delivers a surprise - and a good one at that. Narrator Adam Verner raises the bar even higher." - AudioFile Magazine

    Released Tue Mar 05 00:00:00 UTC 2013
    English, Unabridged

  • The Little Red Guard

    By Wenguang Huang

    Read by Adam Verner

    A Family Memoir

    A lyrical memoir that yields enlightening insight about life in 20th century China.

    "Adam Verner's performance is calm and measured, conveying a suitable tone for a memoirist who is exploring his family relations and the political and social situation in China in the 1970s. The narration is understated yet quietly engaging." - AudioFile Magazine

    Released Tue Aug 07 00:00:00 UTC 2012
    English, Unabridged

  • The Big It

    By A. B. Guthrie, Jr.

    Read by Adam Verner

    And Other Stories

    Thirteen classic stories by the legendary author A. B. Guthrie, Jr.

    Earphones Award Winner. "From the humorous to the horrifying, from rough cowboy slang to beautifully worded descriptions, Verner gives each story the exact tone required. Every story stands out, including the foreword, written by Dayton Duncan, due to Verner's natural style of voice acting." - AudioFile Magazine

    Released Tue Dec 18 00:00:00 UTC 2012
    English, Unabridged

  • Chance

    By Kem Nunn

    Read by Adam Verner

    A gritty, twisted tale from Los Angeles Times Book Prize-winning author Kem Nunn.

    "Verner intensifies the drama, suspense, and plot twists with his subtle presentation of Nunn's flawed but engaging characters. Contemporary crime fiction at its best." - AudioFile Magazine

    Released Tue Feb 18 00:00:00 UTC 2014
    English, Unabridged

  • It's Fine By Me

    By Per Petterson

    Read by Adam Verner

    Sometimes tender, sometimes brutal, this is a brilliant novel from the acclaimed Per Petterson.

    "Adam Verner performs the perceptive novel with nuanced expressiveness, audibly bringing a myriad of experiences to life. He pronounces Scandinavian phrases and names seemingly without effort." - Audiofile Magazine

    Released Tue Oct 30 00:00:00 UTC 2012
    English, Unabridged

  • The Class of '65

    By Jim Auchmutey

    Read by Adam Verner

    A Student, a Divided Town, and the Long Road to Forgiveness

    In the midst of racial strife, one young man showed courage and empathy.

    Released Tue Apr 14 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged

  • Secret Pizza Party

    By Adam Rubin

    Illustrated by Daniel Salmieri

    Read by Adam Verner

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

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

    Released Tue Mar 04 00:00:00 UTC 2014
    English, Unabridged

  • A Most Improbable Journey

    By Walter Alvarez

    Read by Adam Verner

    A Big History of Our Planet and Ourselves

    Expand your view of human history by exploring the cosmic and geologic forces that shaped us.

    "Evocative...Alvarez [enables] readers to experience the power of Big History." - Science

    Released Tue Nov 29 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

  • The Book of Stone

    By Jonathan Papernick

    Read by Adam Verner

    In pre-9/11 Brooklyn, a family’s dark history and an estranged son’s quest to find meaning converge.

    Starred Review. - Library Journal

    Released Tue Jun 23 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged

  • The Boy Who Cried Bigfoot!

    By Scott Magoon

    Illustrated by Scott Magoon

    Read by Adam Verner

    A classic tale with a timeless message gets a hugely hilarious twist.

    "Adam Verner reads Scott Magoon’s book (S. & S., 2013) with deadpan humor..." - School Library Journal (video review)

    Released Tue Sep 30 00:00:00 UTC 2014
    English, Unabridged

  • The Subprimes

    By Karl Taro Greenfeld

    Read by Adam Verner

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

    "...a fascinating novel..." - Walter Isaacson

    Released Tue May 19 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged

  • The Fraud

    By Brad Parks

    Read by Adam Verner

    Investigative reporter Carter Ross must chose who gets to live: him or his unborn child.

    "More deeply felt than Carter's first five cases: reliable entertainment that'll make you think twice about your next trip to Newark." - Kirkus Reviews

    Released Tue Dec 08 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged