Award Winners

Listen to award winning audiobooks from AudiobooksNow. These are Audiobook Publishers Association's Audie Award winners.


  • 1-50 of 153
Quick Look
The Girl on the Train

The Girl on the Train

by Paula Hawkins

“The Girl on the Train has more fun with unreliable narration than any chiller since Gone Girl. . . . The Girl on the Train is liable to draw a large, bedazzled readership too. . . . The Girl on the Train is full of...

Narrator: India Fisher
Published: 01/13/2015
Quick Look
All the Light We Cannot See

All the Light We Cannot See

by Anthony Doerr

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE From the highly acclaimed, multiple award-winning Anthony Doerr, the beautiful, stunningly ambitious instant New York Times bestseller about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as bo...

Narrator: Zach Appelman
Published: 05/06/2014
Quick Look
The Nightingale

The Nightingale

by Kristin Hannah

In love we find out who we want to be. In war we find out who we are. FRANCE, 1939 In the quiet village of Carriveau, Vianne Mauriac says goodbye to her husband, Antoine, as he heads for the Front. She doesn’t believe that the ...

Narrator: Polly Stone
Published: 02/03/2015
Quick Look
Not My Fathers Son

Not My Father's Son

by Alan Cumming

Dark, painful memories can be like a cage. Or, in the case of Alan Cumming, they can be packed away in a box, stuck in the attic to be forgotten. Until one day the box explodes and all the memories flood back in horrible detail. Alan Cumming grew up i...

Narrator: Alan Cumming
Published: 10/07/2014
Quick Look
The Longest Ride

The Longest Ride

by Nicholas Sparks

Ira Levinson is in trouble. At ninety-one years old, in poor health and alone in the world, he finds himself stranded on an isolated embankment after a car crash. Suffering multiple injuries, he struggles to retain consciousness until a blurry image m...

Narrator: Ron McLarty
Published: 09/17/2013
Quick Look
Yes Please

Yes Please

by Amy Poehler

Amy Poehler is hosting a dinner party and you're invited! Welcome to the audiobook edition of Amy Poehler's Yes Please. The guest list is star-studded with vocal appearances from Carol Burnett, Seth Meyers, Michael Schur, Patrick Stewart, Kath...

Narrator: Kathleen Turner
Published: 10/28/2014
Quick Look
Room

Room

by Emma Donoghue

To five-year-old Jack, Room is the entire world. It is where he was born and grew up; it's where he lives with his Ma as they learn and read and eat and sleep and play. At night, his Ma shuts him safely in the wardrobe, where he is meant to be asleep ...

Narrator: Michal Friedman
Published: 09/13/2010
Quick Look
The Silkworm

The Silkworm

by Robert Galbraith

Private investigator Cormoran Strike returns in a new mystery from Robert Galbraith, author of the #1 international bestseller The Cuckoo's Calling.When novelist Owen Quine goes missing, his wife calls in private detective Cormoran Strike. At first, M...

A Cormoran Strike Novel
Narrator: Robert Glenister
Published: 06/19/2014
Quick Look
The Goldfinch

The Goldfinch

by Donna Tartt

The author of the classic bestsellers The Secret History and The Little Friend returns with a brilliant, highly anticipated new novel. Composed with the skills of a master, The Goldfinch is a haunted odyssey through present day America and a drama of ...

Narrator: David Pittu
Published: 10/22/2013
Quick Look
Career of Evil

Career of Evil

by Robert Galbraith

When a mysterious package is delivered to Robin Ellacott, she is horrified to discover that it contains a woman's severed leg.Her boss, private detective Cormoran Strike, is less surprised but no less alarmed. There are four people from his past who h...

Narrator: Robert Glenister
Published: 10/20/2015
Quick Look
Furiously Happy

Furiously Happy

by Jenny Lawson

In Furiously Happy, #1 New York Times bestselling author Jenny Lawson explores her lifelong battle with mental illness. A hysterical, ridiculous book about crippling depression and anxiety? That sounds like a terrible idea. But terrible ideas are wh...

Narrator: Jenny Lawson
Published: 09/22/2015
Quick Look
Words of Radiance

Words of Radiance

by Brandon Sanderson

The Stormlight Archive sequence began in 2010 with the New York Times bestseller The Way of Kings. Now, the eagerly anticipated Words of Radiance continues the epic story and answers many of your questions. Six years ago, the Assassin in White, a hir...

The Stormlight Archive #2
Narrator: Michael Kramer
Published: 03/04/2014
Quick Look
The English Spy

The English Spy

by Daniel Silva

She is an iconic member of the British Royal Family, beloved for her beauty and charitable works, resented by her former husband and his mother, the Queen of England. But when a bomb explodes aboard her holiday yacht, British intelligence turns to one...

Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 06/30/2015
Quick Look
Doctor Sleep

Doctor Sleep

by Stephen King

Stephen King returns to the characters and territory of one of his most popular novels ever, The Shining, in this instantly riveting novel about the now middle-aged Dan Torrance (the boy protagonist of The Shining) and the very special twelve-year-old...

Narrator: Will Patton
Published: 09/24/2013
Quick Look
David and Goliath

David and Goliath

by Malcolm Gladwell

Malcolm Gladwell, the #1 bestselling author of The Tipping Point, Blink, Outliers, and What the Dog Saw, offers his most provocative---and dazzling---book yet.Three thousand years ago on a battlefield in ancient Palestine, a shepherd boy felled a migh...

Narrator: Malcolm Gladwell
Published: 10/01/2013
Quick Look
The Second Machine Age

The Second Machine Age

by Andrew McAfee

A revolution is under way.In recent years, Google’s autonomous cars have logged thousands of miles on American highways and IBM’s Watson trounced the best human Jeopardy! players. Digital technologies—with hardware, software, and net...

Narrator: Jeff Cummings
Published: 01/20/2014
Quick Look
The Patriot Threat

The Patriot Threat

by Steve Berry

In an innovative new approach, Macmillan Audio and Steve Berry have produced an expanded, annotated Writer’s Cut audiobook edition of The Patriot Threat. Critically-acclaimed, award-winning narrator Scott Brick returns as the vo...

Cotton Malone
Narrator: Scott Brick
Published: 03/31/2015
Quick Look
The Bully Pulpit

The Bully Pulpit

by Doris Kearns Goodwin

After Presidents Franklin D. Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln, Doris Kearns Goodwin wields her magic on another larger-than-life president, and another momentous and raucous American time period as she brings Theodore Roosevelt, the muckraking journalist...

Narrator: Edward Herrmann
Published: 11/05/2013
Quick Look
The Kill Room

The Kill Room

by Jeffery Deaver

It was a "million-dollar bullet," a sniper shot delivered from over a mile away. Its victim was no ordinary mark: he was a United States citizen, targeted by the United States government, and assassinated in the Bahamas.The nation's most renowned inve...

Narrator: Jay Snyder
Published: 06/04/2013
Quick Look
The Hit

The Hit

by David Baldacci

From David Baldacci--#1 bestselling author and one of the world's most popular, widely read storytellers--comes the most thrilling novel of the year. THE HIT Will Robie is a master of killing. A highly skilled assassin, Robie is the man the U.S. g...

Narrator: Ron McLarty
Published: 04/23/2013
Quick Look
Bruce

Bruce

by Peter A Carlin

Featuring an exclusive, in-depth audio interview with the author, unavailable in any other edition of the book!This sweeping biography of one of America’s greatest musicians is the first in twenty-five years to be written with the cooperation of...

Narrator: Bobby Cannavale
Published: 10/30/2012
Quick Look
The Witness

The Witness

by Nora Roberts

Daughter of a cold, controlling mother and an anonymous donor, studious, obedient Elizabeth finally let loose one night, drinking too much at a nightclub and allowing a strange man’s seductive Russian accent to lure her to a house on Lake Shore ...

Narrator: Julia Whelan
Published: 04/17/2012
Quick Look
You Are a Badass

You Are a Badass

by Jen Sincero

In this witty, refreshingly blunt guide, bestselling author Jen Sincero helps listeners to embrace their inner badass and achieve success in all areas of life.

Narrator: Jen Sincero
Published: 09/16/2013
Quick Look
Lay Down My Sword and Shield

Lay Down My Sword and Shield

by James Lee Burke

Now available on audio for the first time, the classic novel marking the debut of James Lee Burke’s Hack Holland. Hackberry Holland, cousin of beloved James Lee Burke hero Billy Bob Holland, made his debut in Lay Down My Sword and Shield, origi...

Narrator: Will Patton
Published: 02/16/2010
Quick Look
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

The Immortal Life of Henrietta La...

by Rebecca Skloot

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLEREntertainment Weekly #1 Nonfiction Book of the Year New Yorker Reviewers’ FavoriteAmerican Library Association Notable Book People Top Ten Book of the YearWashington Post Book World Top Ten Book of the Year Salon.com ...

Narrator: Bahni Turpin
Published: 02/02/2010
Quick Look
The Fault in Our Stars

The Fault in Our Stars

by John Green

Winner of the 2013 Odyssey Award for Excellence in Audiobook ProductionDespite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorg...

Narrator: Kate Rudd
Published: 01/10/2012
Quick Look
Bossypants

Bossypants

by Tina Fey

Before Liz Lemon, before "Weekend Update," before "Sarah Palin," Tina Fey was just a young girl with a dream: a recurring stress dream that she was being chased through a local airport by her middle-school gym teacher. She also had a dream that one d...

Narrator: Tina Fey
Published: 04/05/2011
Quick Look
A Wrinkle in Time

A Wrinkle in Time

by Madeleine L'Engle

From the New Introduction A Stardust Journey with A Wrinkle in TimeBy Lisa SonneA Wrinkle in Time was written before any human had walked on the moon or sent rovers to Mars. It was a time before cell phones and personal computers, before digital camer...

Narrator: Hope Davis
Published: 01/10/2012
Quick Look
The Tin Roof Blowdown

The Tin Roof Blowdown

by James Lee Burke

In the waning days of summer, 2005, a storm with greater impact than the bomb that struck Hiroshima peels the face off southern Louisiana. This is the gruesome reality Iberia Parish Sheriff's Detective Dave Robicheaux discovers when he is deployed t...

Narrator: Will Patton
Published: 07/17/2007
Quick Look
What I Know For Sure

What I Know For Sure

by Oprah Winfrey

After film critic Gene Siskel asked her, "What do you know for sure?" Oprah Winfrey began writing the "What I Know For Sure" column in O, The Oprah Magazine. Saying that the question offered her a way to take "stock of her life," Oprah has penned one ...

Narrator: Oprah Winfrey
Published: 09/02/2014
Quick Look
Dune

Dune

by Frank Herbert

Here is the novel that will be forever considered a triumph of the imagination. Set on the desert planet Arrakis, Dune is the story of the boy Paul Atreides, who would become the mysterious man known as Maud’dib. He would avenge the...

Narrator: Scott Brick
Published: 05/29/2007
Quick Look
The Last Lecture

The Last Lecture

by Randy Pausch

"We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the hand."--Randy Pausch A lot of professors give talks titled "The Last Lecture." Professors are asked to consider their demise and to ruminate on what matters most to them. And while they sp...

Narrator: Randy Pausch
Published: 04/08/2008
Quick Look
Great Expectations

Great Expectations

by Charles Dickens

Considered by many to be Charles Dickens's finest novel, Great Expectations traces the growth of the book's narrator, the orphan Philip Pirrip (Pip), from a boy of shallow dreams to a man with depth of character.

Narrator: Simon Vance
Published: 08/18/2008
Quick Look
The Little Red Book of Selling

The Little Red Book of Selling

by Jeffrey Gitomer

Join a new generation of listeners who have discovered the groundbreaking new V-Book™ format, brought to you by Simon & Schuster Audio and Jeffrey Gitomer, as a powerful and flexible new technology for improving your life and your career. Th...

Narrator: Jeffrey Gitomer
Published: 09/09/2008
Quick Look
Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park

by Michael Crichton

“Frighteningly real…compelling.… It’ll keep you riveted.” —The Detroit NewsAn astonishing technique for recovering and cloning dinosaur DNA has been discovered. Now humankind’s most thrilling fantasies have co...

Narrator: Scott Brick
Published: 04/28/2015
Quick Look
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets Nest

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's ...

by Stieg Larsson

Stieg Larsson, who lived in Sweden, was the editor in chief of the magazine Expo and a leading expert on antidemocratic, right-wing extremist and Nazi organizations. He died in 2004, shortly after delivering the manuscripts for The Girl with the Drago...

Narrator: Simon Vance
Published: 05/25/2010
Quick Look
The Dark Highlander

The Dark Highlander

by Karen Marie Moning

I am Dageus MacKeltar, a man with one good conscience and thirteen bad ones, driven to sate my darkest desires… From his penthouse lair high above Manhattan, Dageus looks out over a glittering city that calls to the darkness within him. A sixte...

Highlander Series #5
Narrator: Phil Gigante
Published: 03/20/2008
Quick Look
Moneyball

Moneyball

by Michael Lewis

Moneyball is a quest for something as elusive as the Holy Grail, something that money apparently can't buy: the secret of success in baseball. The logical places to look would be the giant offices of major league teams and the dugouts. But the real ja...

Narrator: Scott Brick,Michae...
Published: 03/20/2003
Quick Look
Beautiful Ruins

Beautiful Ruins

by Jess Walter

The story begins in 1962. On a rocky patch of the sun-drenched Italian coastline, a young innkeeper, chest-deep in daydreams, looks out over the incandescent waters of the Ligurian Sea and spies an apparition: a tall, thin woman, a vision in white, ap...

Narrator: Edoardo Ballerini
Published: 06/12/2012
Quick Look
Ghettoside

Ghettoside

by Jill Leovy

“A serious and kaleidoscopic achievement . . . [Jill Leovy is] a crisp writer with a crisp mind and the ability to boil entire skies of information into hard journalistic rain.”—Dwight Garner, The New York Times   &ldq...

Narrator: Rebecca Lowman
Published: 01/27/2015
Quick Look
Odd and the Frost Giants

Odd and the Frost Giants

by Neil Gaiman

Neil Gaiman takes listeners on a wild and magical trip to the land of giants and gods and back. In a village in ancient Norway lives a boy named Odd, and he's had some very bad luck: His father perished in a Viking expedition; a tree fell on and shatt...

Narrator: Neil Gaiman
Published: 09/22/2009
Quick Look
New York to Dallas

New York to Dallas

by J. D. Robb

It was one of Eve Dallas’s earliest takedowns, back in her uniform days. A monster named Isaac McQueen had been abducting young victims and leaving them scarred in both mind and body. Thanks to Eve, he wound up where he belonged, removed from ci...

In Death Series #33
Narrator: Susan Ericksen
Published: 09/13/2011
Quick Look
Still Foolin Em

Still Foolin' 'Em

by Billy Crystal

Nominated for a 2014 Grammy in the Spoken Word category! Hilarious and heartfelt observations on aging from one of America's favorite comedians, now that he's 65, and a look back at a remarkable career. Billy Crystal is 65, and he's not happy about ...

Narrator: Billy Crystal
Published: 09/10/2013
Quick Look
A Story of God and All of Us

A Story of God and All of Us

by Roma Downey

BASED ON THE EPIC MINISERIES TO AIR SPRING 2013.A STORY OF GOD AND ALL OF US is a sweeping narrative that dramatizes some of the most important events and characters in the Bible. The book reads like a fine novel, dramatizing the sweep of biblical eve...

Narrator: Keith David
Published: 02/26/2013
Quick Look
The Girl With All the Gifts

The Girl With All the Gifts

by M. R. Carey

The USA Today bestsellerMelanie is a very special girl. Dr Caldwell calls her "our little genius." Every morning, Melanie waits in her cell to be collected for class. When they come for her, Sergeant keeps his gun pointing at her while two of his p...

Narrator: Finty Williams
Published: 06/10/2014
Quick Look
The Graveyard Book

The Graveyard Book

by Neil Gaiman

Nobody Owens, known to his friends as Bod, is a normal boy. He would be completely normal if he didn't live in a sprawling graveyard, being raised and educated by ghosts, with a solitary guardian who belongs to neither the world of the living nor of t...

Narrator: Neil Gaiman
Published: 09/30/2008
Quick Look
Wake Up Happy

Wake Up Happy

by Michael Strahan

America’s favorite football player turned morning talk show host Michael Strahan reads his book of motivational advice on how to turn up the heat and go from good to great in pursuit of your personal ambition.Michael Strahan spent his childhood ...

Narrator: Michael Strahan
Published: 10/13/2015
Quick Look
The Count of Monte Cristo

The Count of Monte Cristo

by Alexander Dumas

Dashing young Edmond Dants has everything: a fine reputation, an appointment as captain of a ship, and the heart of a beautiful woman. But his perfect life is shattered when three jealous friends conspire to destroy him. Falsely accused of a political...

Narrator: John Lee
Published: 06/17/2008
Quick Look
Life

Life

by Keith Richards

As lead guitarist of the Rolling Stones, Keith Richards created the riffs, the lyrics, and the songs that roused the world. A true and towering original, he has always walked his own path, spoken his mind, and done things his own way.Now at last Richa...

Narrator: Johnny Depp
Published: 10/26/2010
Quick Look
The Auschwitz Escape

The Auschwitz Escape

by Joel C. Rosenberg

A terrible darkness has fallen upon Jacob Weisz’s beloved Germany. The Nazi regime, under the leadership of Adolf Hitler, has surged to power and now hold Germany by the throat. All non-Aryans—especially Jews like Jacob and his family̵...

Narrator: Christopher Lane
Published: 03/18/2014
  • 1-50 of 153