October LibraryReads on Audio

library-reads-headphonesLoad your device with all of these terrific titles from the October LibraryReads list. Each month, librarians across the country choose the most buzz-worthy upcoming titles to be featured in the LibraryReads top 10. I’ve searched out the audio editions for you to add to your personal listening list or library order, with details below. We’ve not yet reviewed these audio titles, but you can find the print reviews here, or at Booklist Online (you may need to subscribe or take a free trial to read full text of reviews). If you’d like more information on LibraryReads, along with great FREE promo materials to download, click here.

news-of-the-worldFavorite of Favorites: News of the World. By Paulette Jiles. Read by Grover Gardner. Oct. 4, 2016. 6hrs. Brilliance Audio, CD, $59.97 (9781511356787).


The Trespasser. By Tana French. Read by Hilda Fay. Oct. 4, 2016. 20hrs. Books on Tape, CD, $55 trespasser(9780735288706).


small-great-thingsSmall Great Things: A Novel. By Jodi Picoult. Read by Audra McDonald, Cassandra Campbell and Ari Fliakos. Oct. 11, 2016. 15hrs. Books on Tape, CD, $45 (9780735210196).



Crosstalk. By Connie Willis. Read by TBA. Oct. 15, 2016. Recorded Books, CD, $111.37 (9781470387570).


other-einsteinThe Other Einstein: A Novel. By Marie Benedict. Read by Mozhan Marno. Oct. 18, 2016. 8.5hrs. Books on Tape, CD, $40 (9780735209251).



The Mothers: A Novel. By Brit Bennett. Read by Adenrele Ojo. Oct. 11, 2016. 10hrs. Books on Tape, CD, $40 (9780735288270).


today-will-be-differentToday Will Be Different. By Maria Semple. Read by Kathleen Wilhoite. Oct. 4, 2016. 6.5hrs. Hachette Audio, CD, $30 (9781478927624).



All the Little Liars: An Aurora Teagarden Mystery. By Charlaine Harris. Read by Therese Plummer. Oct. 15, 2016. 9hrs. Recorded Books, CD, $77.75 (9781490651668).


smoke-and-mirrorsSmoke and Mirrors. By Elly Griffiths. Read by James Langton. Oct. 18, 2016. 8hrs. Blackstone Audio, CD, $76 (9781504712415).



The Motion of Puppets: A Novel. By Keith Donohue. Read by Bronson Pinchot. Oct. 4, 2016. 9hrs. Blackstone Audio, CD, $76 (9781504746663).



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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