#JIAM Freebie Friday #1

The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place #1 – one of my all-time favorite audiobooks, featuring the amazing Katherine Kellgren, named this year’s Female Narration of the Year at the Audies Awards. The tongue in-cheek humor will satisfy the whole family – perfect for vacation travel time. Read this starred review of The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place: The Mysterious Howling by Maryrose Wood (first in this awesome series from Harper Audio) for more details. Grab this freebie by next Thursday, as this is a freebie from SYNC, which offers two free download titles per week all summer long! Here’s the link: http://www.audiobooksync.com/sync-young-adult-titles/the-incorrigible-children-of-ashton-place/ The video below from SLJ has Katy describing a bit of her voical acrobatics from The Incorrigible Children:


Paired with the Incorrigible Children is Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë, read by Wanda McCaddon (Tantor Media). Download the freebie at this link http://www.audiobooksync.com/sync-classic-titles/jane-eyre/ and start building a collection on audio classics – and read more about the benefits of classic as audiobook listening in Jeb Harrison’s 8 Reasons to Spend This June in 19th Century Russia




About the Author:

Mary Burkey is an independent library consultant in Columbus (OH). An enthusiastic audiophile, she has served on all four of ALA's audiobook award committees as well as the Audies. In addition to writing the "Voices in My Head" column for Booklist, she is the author of Audiobooks for Youth: A Practical Guide to Sound Literature (ALA, 2013). Follow her on Twitter at @mburkey.

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