Audiobook News & Reviews: 05/08-5/11

The weekend’s reviews and the Telegraph’s choices for top 20 audiobooks of all time.


Head’s up: Starting tomorrow, our blogger, Holly, will be out of the office until Monday, so we won’t be posting until then. If you want to make it easier on us, leave a link to any reviews you post between now and then in the comments! Thanks!

News and Reviews



  • BookTalk with Eileen reviews True to the Highlander, by Barbara Longley, narrated by Angela Dawe
  • Amie’s Book Reviews reviews
  • A Reader of Fictions reviews The Rift Walker, by Clay & Susan Griffith, narrated by James Marsters
  • Audiobook Treasury reviews 14th Deadly Sin, by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro, narrated by January LaVoy
  • Rabid Reads reviews Kiss of a Demon King, by Kresley Cole, narrated by Robert Petkoff
  • AudioGals reviews:
  • The Reading Date reviews 99 Days, by Katie Cotugno, narrated by Allyson Ryan and Saint Anything, by Sarah Dessen, narrated by Taylor Meskimen
  • Literate Housewife reviews The Graveyard Book, by Neil Gaiman, narrated by a Full Cast
  • Fantasy Literature reviews Maskerade, by Terry Pratchett, narrated by Nigel Planer and Dandelion Fire, by N.D. Wilson, narrated by Russell Horton
  • Simply Angela reviews A Tailor-Made Bride, by Karen Witemeyer, narrated by Nicole Poole
  • Book Reviews by Lynn reviews New Beginnings:Others of Edenton, by Brandy L. Rivers, narrated by Kelley Hazen
  • Tattle Tale also reviews New Beginnings
  • Sinfully Sexy Books reviews Love Lessons, by Heidi Cullinan, narrated by Iggy Toma
  • Feminist Fairy Tale Reviews reviews The Dangers of Dating a Rebound Vampire, by Molly Harper, narrated by Amanda Ronconi
  • Book Sake reviews Bossypants, written and read by Tina Fey
  • Novel Heartbeat reviews Alice in Zombieland, by Gena Showalter, narrated by Natalie Gold
  • Hidden in Pages reviews What If?, by Randall Munroe, narrated by Wil Wheaton
  • Prism Book Alliance reviews The Little Things, by Jay Northcote, narrated by Matthew Lloyd Davies
  • Cornerfolds reviews Ugly Love, by Colleen hoover, narrated by Grace Grant and Deacon Lee
  • Warped Factor reviews Doctor Who: Remembrance of the Daleks, by Ben Aaronovitch, narrated by Terry Molloy
  • Paradise Mysteries reviews The Girl on the Train, by Paula Hawkins, narrated by Clare Corbett, India Fisher, and Louise Brealey
  • Bookstie also reviews The Girl on the Train
  • Collector of Book Boyfriends reviews Overruled (The Legal Briefs, Book 1), by Emma Chase, narrated by Charlotte Penfield and Jason Carpenter
  • Under My Apple Tree reviews The Last Bookaneer, by Matthew Pearl, narrated by Simon Vance and J.D. Jackson
  • Beckoned by Books reviews Infatuation, by Nicole Edwards, narrated by Florence Luptak and C.J. Mills
  • Chrisbookarama reviews Self-Inflicted Wounds, written and read by Aisha Taylor
  • The Crime Warp reviews Amok, by Sebastian Fitzek, narrated by a full cast
  • Vi3tBabe reviews Snow Like Ashes, by Sara Raasch, narrated by Kate Rudd
  • Lost in Lit reviews Sublime, by Christina Lauren, narrated by Cal Wembly and Elizabeth Louise
  • A Wondrous Bookshelf reviews Take Me With You, by Catherine Ryan Hyde, narrated by Jeff Cummings
  • SadBandit reviews Acting Out, by Scotty Cade, narrated by Randy Fuller
  • Angus48 reviews Koban: Rise of the Kobani, Book 3, by Stephen W. Bennett, narrated by Eric Michael Summerer
  • Dab of Darkness reviews Under the Amoral Bridge, by Gary A. Ballard, narrated by Joe Hempel and Magic Factory, by James Livingood, narrated by Michael Gilboe
  • Sixth Dimension Audiobook Reviews reviews Hip to the Trip: A Cultural History of Route 66, by Peter B. Dedek, narrated by Michael Rene Zuzel
  • In Libris Veritas reviews Witch Born, by Amber Argyle, narrated by Melissa Reizian Frank
  • Always Reading reviews The Testament, by John Grisham, narrated by Frank Muller
  • Favolas de Mezzanotte reviews Not Just Friends, by Jay Northcote, narrated by Matthew Lloyd Davies
  • One Book Two reviews Originally Human, by Eileen Wilks, narrated by a full cast (Graphic Audio)
  • Book Wyrm Knits reviews I Am Number Four, by Pittacus Lore, narrated by Neil Kaplan
  • Audio Book Reviewer reviews
    • Railroad! Volume One: Rodger Dodger, by Tonia Brown, narrated by JoBe Cerny
    • Going Home (The Survivalist Series, Book 1), by A. American, narrated by Duke Fontaine
    • Daughter of Smoke and Bone (Book 1), by Laini Taylor, narrated by Khristine Hvam
    • Overclocked: Stories of the Future Present, by Cory Doctorow, narrated by a full cast

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