Alternative History

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The Duchess

The Duchess

by Danielle Steel

An enthralling novel set in early 19th-century England, Paris, and New York, featuring an indomitable young heroine who rises from ruin to become the toast of Paris, by way of the chic bordello she establishes for the most powerful men in France. Turn...

Narrator: Gideon Emery
Published: 06/27/2017
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Worldwar Striking the Balance

Worldwar: Striking the Balance

by Harry Turtledove

During World War II, three of the world's deadliest foes are forced to join efforts to save the planet from aliens, but Earth might be completely destroyed in order to win the war, in the conclusion of Harry Turtledove's Worldwar series.

Worldwar #4
Narrator: Todd McLaren
Published: 03/16/2011
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Atlantos

Atlantos

by Robin Maxwell

Inspired by the writings of Plato 12,000 years in the past On two primeval sister planets, two magnificent civilizations hurtle towards their cataclysmic destinies. Poseidon and Athens Ra are the two rival brothers who govern them. They possess adva...

The Early Erthe Chronicles #1
Narrator: Suzan Crowley
Published: 05/31/2016
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Worldwar Upsetting the Balance

Worldwar: Upsetting the Balance

by Harry Turtledove

In this third installment of Harry Turtledove's alternate history of World War II, an alien invasion of Earth unites Axis and Allied forces in a battle for humanity's survival.

Worldwar #3
Narrator: Todd McLaren
Published: 12/24/2010
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Colonization Down to Earth

Colonization: Down to Earth

by Harry Turtledove

In this second entry in Harry Turtledove's alternate history Colonization saga, Earth's superpowers continue their face-off with extraterrestrial invaders. And although the clamoring tribes of Earth play dangerous games of diplomacy, the ultimate powe...

Colonization #2
Narrator: Patrick Lawlor
Published: 05/03/2010
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The Science of Discworld

The Science of Discworld

by Terry Pratchett

Not just another science audiobook and not just another Discworld novella, The Science of Discworld is a creative, mind-bending mash-up of fiction and fact, that offers a wizard’s-eye view of our world that will forever change how you ...

Narrator: Michael Fenton-Ste...
Published: 06/03/2014
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Worldwar Tilting the Balance

Worldwar: Tilting the Balance

by Harry Turtledove

This is the second volume in New York Times bestselling author Harry Turtledove's splendid alternative history saga about an alien invasion in the middle of World War II.

Worldwar #2
Narrator: Todd McLaren
Published: 10/20/2010
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Colonization Aftershocks

Colonization: Aftershocks

by Harry Turtledove

The conclusion to Harry Turtledove's Colonization series details the final stand of Earth's superpowers against extraterrestrial invaders. World War II evolved into decades of epic rebellions against the Race. Now as the 1960s begin, one of Earth's po...

Colonization #3
Narrator: Patrick Lawlor
Published: 10/12/2010
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The Tears of the Sun

The Tears of the Sun

by S. M. Stirling

In the newest entry in S. M. Stirling's Emberverse series, it's Change Year 25, and the children born after the Change are starting to take center stage—and Whoever or Whatever was behind the Change may be taking a hand in their rivalries.

Emberverse #8
Narrator: Todd McLaren
Published: 09/06/2011
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Homeward Bound

Homeward Bound

by Harry Turtledove

The reigning master of alternate history pens this spectacular finale to the story that began in the bestselling Worldwar series and continued in the explosive Colonization trilogy.

Narrator: Patrick Lawlor
Published: 03/25/2011
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Devils Due

Devil's Due

by Taylor Anderson

Devil's Due is the latest book in Taylor Anderson's New York Times bestselling series about a World War II destroyer mysteriously transported to another world.

Destroyermen #12
Narrator: William Dufris
Published: 06/13/2017
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The High King of Montival

The High King of Montival

by S. M. Stirling

In The Sword of the Lady, Rudi Mackenzie's destiny was determined. Now he returns to Montival in the Pacific Northwest, where he will face the legions of the Prophet. To achieve victory, Rudi must assemble a coalition of those who had been his enemies...

Emberverse #7
Narrator: Todd McLaren
Published: 09/07/2010
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Bombs Away

Bombs Away

by Harry Turtledove

From "the master of alternate history" comes a new trilogy that reimagines a mid-twentieth century in which General MacArthur, without bothering to consult President Truman, detonates nuclear warheads in several Manchurian cities after China enters th...

Korea Trilogy #1
Narrator: Henry Stozier
Published: 07/14/2015
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Lord of Mountains

Lord of Mountains

by S. M. Stirling

The epic continues as a king faces a challenge beyond the battlefield, in book nine of the Emberverse series by New York Times bestselling author S. M. Stirling.

Emberverse #9
Narrator: Todd McLaren
Published: 09/10/2012
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Destroyermen Blood in the Water

Destroyermen: Blood in the Water

by Taylor Anderson

Taylor Anderson's enthralling New York Times bestselling series of alternate history continues as game-changing revelations upend the Grand Alliance in a potentially cataclysmic war.

Destroyermen #11
Narrator: William Dufris
Published: 06/14/2016
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River of Bones

River of Bones

by Taylor Anderson

Taylor Anderson presents the thirteenth book in the Destroyermen series.

Destroyermen #13
Narrator: William Dufris
Published: 07/10/2018
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Fire and Ice

Fire and Ice

by Mary Connealy

Saddle Up for a Wildly Fun Ride in Mary Connealy's Latest Bailey Wilde is one of the best new ranchers in the West. She's been living disguised as a man for a while, but when Gage Coulter comes to drive her off her homestead, he quickly realizes he's ...

Wild at Heart #1
Narrator: Barbara McCulloh
Published: 10/06/2015
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End of the Beginning

End of the Beginning

by Harry Turtledove

Six weeks ago, Imperial Japanese military forces conquered and occupied the Hawaiian Islands. A puppet king sits on Hawaii's throne, his strings controlled by the general of the invasion force. American POWs, malnourished and weak, are enslaved as har...

Days of Infamy #2
Narrator: John Allen Nelson
Published: 05/31/2010
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Red Inferno

Red Inferno

by Robert Conroy

To win World War II, the Allies dealt with the devil. Joseph Stalin helped FDR, Churchill, and Truman crush Hitler. But what if "Uncle Joe" had given in to his desire to possess Germany and all of Europe? In this stunning novel, Robert Conroy picks up...

Narrator: Paul Costanzo
Published: 02/13/2018
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Destroyermen Rising Tides

Destroyermen: Rising Tides

by Taylor Anderson

In Taylor Anderson's acclaimed Destroyermen series, a parallel universe adds an extraordinary layer to the drama of World War II. Now, as Lieutenant Commander Matthew Reddy and the crew of the U.S.S. Walker continue their battle for both freedom and s...

Destroyermen #5
Narrator: William Dufris
Published: 02/01/2011
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Dominion

Dominion

by C. J. Sansom

C.J. SANSOM REWRITES HISTORY IN A THRILLING NOVEL THAT DARES TO IMAGINE BRITAIN UNDER THE THUMB OF NAZI GERMANY. 1952. Twelve years have passed since Churchill lost to the appeasers and Britain surrendered to Nazi Germany. The global economy strains ...

Narrator: Daniel Weyman
Published: 01/28/2014
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The Sound of His Horn

The Sound of His Horn

by Sarban

A horrifying masterpiece of science fiction The Sound of His Horn is a classic novel of the uncanny. Alan Querdilion becomes a prisoner of war during World War II and then awakes, only to find himself in an alternative future in which the Nazis have ...

Narrator: Stefan Rudnicki
Published: 06/03/2014
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The Mechanical

The Mechanical

by Ian Tregillis

My name is Jax.That is the name granted to me by my human masters.I am a slave.But I shall be free.Set in a world that might have been, of mechanical men and alchemical dreams, the new novel from Ian Tregillis confirms his place as one of the most or...

The Alchemy Wars
Narrator: Chris Kayser
Published: 03/10/2015
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Destroyermen Straits of Hell

Destroyermen: Straits of Hell

by Taylor Anderson

New York Times bestselling author Taylor Anderson's phenomenal alternate history Destroyermen series continues as a game-changing conspiracy throws the hope of honor, trust, and survival into chaos...

Destroyermen #10
Narrator: William Dufris
Published: 05/05/2015
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Darwins Watch

Darwin's Watch

by Terry Pratchett

The wizards discover to their cost that it’s no easy task to change history.Roundworld is in trouble again, and this time it looks fatal. Having created it in the first place, the wizards of Unseen University feel vaguely responsible for its saf...

Narrator: Michael Fenton Ste...
Published: 06/09/2015
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Judgment Day

Judgment Day

by Terry Pratchett

The fourth book in the Science of Discworld series, and this time around dealing with THE REALLY BIG QUESTIONS, Terry Pratchett's brilliant new Discworld story Judgement Day is annotated with very big footnotes (the interleaving chapters) by...

Narrator: Michael Fenton Ste...
Published: 12/22/2015
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Smoke

Smoke

by Dan Vyleta

Readers of the Harry Potter series and Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell are sure to be mesmerized by Dan Vyleta’s thrilling blend of historical fiction and fantasy, as three young friends scratch the surface of the grown-up world to discover sta...

Narrator: Allan Corduner
Published: 05/24/2016
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Joan of Arc

Joan of Arc

by Lord Ronald Sutherland ...

Joan of Arc was a15th century French heroine. She was born a peasant girl in eastern France who grew up to lead the French army to several important victories during the Hundred Years' War. She was captured by the Burgundians, sold to the English, tri...

Narrator: MaryAnne
Published: 07/08/2016
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Armistice

Armistice

by Harry Turtledove

Set in an alternate 1950s in which General MacArthur ignites a nuclear war that nearly destroys the planet. The third and final installment in an all new series, from "the standard-bearer of alternate history" (USA Today). Not only is the outcome of t...

Hot War #3
Narrator: Henry Strozier
Published: 07/18/2017
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The Lost Heiress

The Lost Heiress

by Roseanna M. White

Roseanna White Debuts Sparkling British Historical Romance Brook Eden has never known where she truly belongs. Though raised in the palace of Monaco, she's British by birth and was brought to the Grimaldis under suspicious circumstances as a babe. Whe...

Ladies of the Manor #1
Narrator: Liz Pearce
Published: 09/08/2015
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Grant Comes East

Grant Comes East

by Newt Gingrich

Grant Comes East, the sequel in the bestselling series by Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen, continues the story of a Confederate victory at Gettysburg. Across 140 years, nearly all historians have agreed that after the defeat of the Army of the ...

Narrator: Boyd Gaines
Published: 06/01/2004
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Without Warning

Without Warning

by John Birmingham

On the eve of the U.S. invasion of Baghdad, as the world waits for war, a mileshigh energy wave cordons a vast area from southern Canada to northern Mexico. In a moment, 99 percent of the U.S. population has been wiped from the face of the earth. To f...

Narrator: Tom Weiner
Published: 02/03/2009
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Atlantis and Other Places

Atlantis and Other Places

by Harry Turtledove

A famous naturalist seeks a near-extinct species of bird found only on the rarest of lands in "Audubon in Atlantis." A young American on a European holiday finds himself storming an enchanted German castle in "The Catcher in the Rhine." The philosophe...

Narrator: Todd McLaren
Published: 12/14/2010
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Supervolcano

Supervolcano

by Harry Turtledove

A supervolcanic eruption in Yellowstone Park sends lava and mud flowing toward populated areas, and clouds of ash drifting across the country. The fallout destroys crops and livestock, clogs machinery, and makes cities uninhabitable. Those who survive...

The Supervolcano series #1
Narrator: Jim Frangione
Published: 12/09/2011
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Supervolcano All Fall Down

Supervolcano: All Fall Down

by Harry Turtledove

Hailed as the master of alternate history, New York Times best-selling author Harry Turtledove continues the thrilling series he began with Supervolcano: Eruption. All of North America is covered in ash after the eruption in Yellowstone...

The Supervolcano Series #2
Narrator: Jim Frangione
Published: 02/04/2013
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Unafraid

Unafraid

by Jeff Golden

Two dates burn fiercely in the memory of millions of Americans: November 22, 1963, and September 11, 2001. These two tragedies bracket Unafraid, a story grounded in a simple question: What if the fatal bullet fired on that sunny Dallas afternoon had v...

Narrator: Malcolm Hillgartne...
Published: 08/05/2011
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Days of Infamy

Days of Infamy

by Harry Turtledove

The New York Times bestselling author of alternate history looks at what might have happened if the Japanese had followed up their assault on Pearl Harbor in 1941 with an invasion and occupation of Hawaii.

Days of Infamy #1
Narrator: John Allen Nelson
Published: 02/15/2010
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The Center of the World

The Center of the World

by Thomas Van Essen

Alternating between nineteenth century Europe and present-day New England, the narrative follows the great British painter J. M. W. Turner and his scene of artists, intellectuals, and lovers; and Henry, a middle-aged family man whose otherwise mundane...

Narrator: various readers
Published: 06/04/2013
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The Fat Years

The Fat Years

by Chan Koonchung

Banned in China, this controversial and politically charged novel tells the story of the search for an entire month erased from official Chinese history. Beijing, sometime in the near future: a month has gone missing from official records. No one...

Narrator: David Tse
Published: 01/10/2012
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Pym

Pym

by Mat Johnson

Acclaimed novelist Mat Johnson is the winner of the prestigious Hurston/Wright Legacy Award. After being sacked, American literature professor Chris Jaynes discovers a slave manuscript that seemingly confirms the existence of an “island of pure ...

Narrator: Jd Jackson
Published: 06/09/2011
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Joe Steele

Joe Steele

by Harry Turtledove

President Herbert Hoover has failed America. The Great Depression that rose from the ashes of the 1929 stock market crash still casts its dark shadow over the country. Despairing and desperate, the American people hope one of the potential Democratic ...

Narrator: Richard Poe
Published: 04/07/2015
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The Years of Rice and Salt

The Years of Rice and Salt

by Kim Stanley Robinson

It is the fourteenth century, and one of the most apocalyptic events in human history is set to occurthe coming of the Black Death. History teaches us that a third of Europes population was destroyed. But what if the plague had killed 99 percent of th...

Narrator: Bronson Pinchot
Published: 05/05/2015
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Between

Between

by Angie Abdou

Vero and her husband Shane have moved out of the sweet suite above his parents' garage and found themselves smack in the middle of adulthood?two kids, two cars, two jobs. They are not coping well. In response to their looming domestic breakdown, Vero ...

Narrator: Meredith Orlow
Published: 04/24/2015
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Crooked

Crooked

by Austin Grossman

AWARD-WINNING NOVELIST AUSTIN GROSSMAN REIMAGINES THE COLD WAR AS AN EPIC BATTLE AGAINST THE OCCULT WAGED BY THE ULTIMATE AMERICAN ANTIHERO--RICHARD NIXON.Richard Milhous Nixon lived one of the most improbable lives of the twentieth century. Our thir...

Narrator: Kiff VandenHeuvel
Published: 07/28/2015
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The Rising

The Rising

by Ian Tregillis

The second book in the Alchemy Wars trilogy by Ian Tregillis, an epic tale of liberation and war. Jax, a rogue Clakker, has wreaked havoc upon the Clockmakers' Guild by destroying the Grand Forge. Reborn in the flames, he must begin his life as a fre...

Narrator: Chris Kayser
Published: 12/01/2015
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When Women Were Warriors

When Women Were Warriors

by Catherine M. Wilson

"All the women of my family had gone to war... Now my turn had come... So, it is the custom that a free woman leave her mother's house to bind herself and those of her blood to a neighboring clan, either by the sword or by the cradle." So begins th...

Narrator: Janis Ian
Published: 03/08/2016
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The Legend of William Tell

The Legend of William Tell

by Anonymous

The wonderful story of the legendary Swiss folk hero who shot the apple from his son's head.

Narrator: Mae Rose
Published: 07/08/2016
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THE AMERICAN FATHERS EPISODE 2 DINNER INVITATION

THE AMERICAN FATHERS EPISODE 2: D...

by Henry L. Sullivan III

Sheila never expected to meet America's first princess, but Irene Daco is hosting a dinner, and Jasira has invited Sheila to come. Her decision would be so much easier, if only the nature of Sheila's relationship with Jasira were clear. When Sheila ...

Narrator: Adrianne Cury
Published: 05/20/2016
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Sheila  Jasira Episodes 1  2 of The American Fathers Serial

Sheila & Jasira: Episodes 1 & 2 o...

by Henry L. Sullivan III

EPISODE 1: "Smart & sexy!" Set in a near future America, the world is a bit different. Powerful houses run the politics, and hence, the country, from behind the scenes. Sworn fealty to a powerful house can bring the average person a decent paying...

Narrator: Adrianne Cury
Published: 05/21/2016
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The Liberation

The Liberation

by Ian Tregillis

I am the mechanical they named Jax. My kind was built to serve humankind, duty-bound to fulfill their every whim. But now our bonds are breaking, and my brothers and sisters are awakening. Our time has come. A new age is dawning. Set in a world that ...

Narrator: Chris Kayser
Published: 12/06/2016
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