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2018 Audie Awards

Post Date:06/06/2018 6:50 PM

audie awards

The Audie Awards® is the premier awards program in the United States recognizing distinction in audiobooks and spoken-word entertainment. Here are some highlights from the winners of 2018. Many are available as a book on CD or to download electronic versions with your library card. 


Audiobook of the Year

Lincoln in the Bardo - George Saunders
Read by Nick Offerman, David Sedaris, George Saunders, and a full cast
eAudio via Overdrive 



Born to Run - Bruce Springsteen
Read by Bruce Springsteen
eAudio via Overdrive


Best Female Narrator and Young Adult

The Hate U Give - Angie Thomas
Read by Bahni Turpin
eAudio via Overdrive


Best Male Narrator

Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood - Trevor Noah
Read by Trevor Noah



The Strange Case of the Alchemist’s Daughter - Theodora Goss
Read by Kate Reading
eAudio via Overdrive



Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine - Gail Honeyman
Read by Cathleen McCarron
eAudio via Overdrive



Loving Vs. Virginia - Patricia Hruby Powell
Read by Adenrele Ojo and MacLeod Andrews
eAudio via hoopla



Carpet Diem: Or. . .How to Save the World by Accident - Justin Lee Anderson
Read by Matthew Lloyd Davies
eAudio via hoopla


Inspirational Faith-Based Fiction

Catching the Wind - Melanie Dobson
Read by Nancy Peterson
eAudio via hoopla


Inspirational Faith-Based Nonfiction

Fire Road: The Napalm Girl’s Journey through the Horrors of War to Faith, Forgiveness, and Peace - Kim Phuc Phan Thi
Read by Emily Woo Zeller
eAudio via hoopla


Literary Fiction & Classics

House of Names - Colm Tóibín
Read by Juliet Stevenson, et al.



The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye - David Lagercrantz
Read by Simon Vance
eAudio via Overdrive


Narration by Author

Norse Mythology - Neil Gaiman
Read by Neil Gaiman
eAudio via Overdrive
eAudio via hoopla



The Duchess Deal - Tessa Dare
Read by Mary Jane Wells
eAudio via Overdrive 
eAudio via hoopla



Science Fiction

Provenance - Ann Leckie
Read by Adjoa Andoh
eAudio via Overdrive

Happy listening!