audiobooks

Jun
18

Great advantages to listening to audiobooks

First, let’s clear up a misconception. Listening to audiobooks counts as reading. Think of it as books for your ears instead of your eyes. Audiobooks give you another way to experience and enjoy books! Advantages So what are the advantages to listening to audiobooks? The biggest advantage is the cost. Lots of online services offer […]

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Dec
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Jun
30

Bible Story Retellings on Audiobook

Familiar Bible stories explore themes and characters through talented narrators in audiobooks and digital downloads available at the library from Overdrive, Hoopla and RBdigital. The Handmaid and the Carpenter by Elizabeth Berg is a new rendition of the Christmas story in which a young couple, Mary and Joseph, who are planning to be married, only […]

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May
23

7 Humorous Fiction Audiobooks

Get ready for your next road trip with a humorous audio book! The Rosie Effect by Graeme Simsion – The Wife Project is complete, and Don and Rosie are happily married and living in New York. But they’re about to face a new challenge because–surprise–Rosie is pregnant. Don sets about learning the protocols of becoming […]

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Mar
27

6 Book Discussion Titles on Audio Book

Six titles popular with book discussion groups that are available in audio book. Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff. Read by Will Damron and Julia Whelan. Every story has two sides. Every relationship has two perspectives. And sometimes, it turns out, the key to a great marriage is not its truths but its secrets. Go […]

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Mar
20

7 Comedians Who Read Their Audio Books

The best part about comedians reading their audio books, it is like hanging out with a friend who makes you laugh without any pressure to reciprocate! Plus, they ad-lib and invite their funny friends to read parts of the book. David Spade is Almost Interesting by David Spade A biting personal memoir by the actor, […]

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Feb
28

5 Gentle Reads on Audio Book

If you’re looking for a feel-good audio book that is without profanity, violence, or sex, consider these suggestions of gentle reads with charming characters and inspiring stories. Call the Midwife: A Memoir of Birth, Joy, and Hard Times by Jennifer Worth and read By Nicola Barber The three books of this trilogy chronicle Jennifer Worth’s […]

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Mar
23

9 Ways to Fit More Reading Into Your Day

Want to increase your reading time? We all have hectic lives but even the busiest of schedules allows for time with a book. You can have more reading; you just need to know where to squeeze in that time. According to PEW Internet Research, almost 25% of Americans didn’t read a single book last year. […]

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