Listen to the Bestselling Books

By Candice Chaplin | April 1 2021 | AudioFictionNonfiction

One in five Americans listens to audiobooks, with those numbers increasing significantly during the pandemic. Audiobook consumers listen to relax, to be entertained, to escape, and to learn new things. Families listen together on car trips. People listen while working out, doing nothing, taking a quiet walk, cleaning the house. This list features our top-selling audiobooks and is perfect for stocking a section or creating a display.

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Where the Crawdads Sing
978-0-593-10541-2
Fans of Barbara Kingsolver will love this stunning debut novel from a New York Times bestselling nature writer, about an unforgettable young woman determined to make her way in the wilds of North Carolina, and the two men that will break her isolation open.
$24.99 US
Apr 30, 2019
CD
Penguin Audio
US, Canada, Open Mkt

The Splendid and the Vile
A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz
978-0-593-16716-8
The #1 New York Times bestselling author of Dead Wake and The Devil in the White City delivers a startlingly vivid portrait of Winston Churchill and London during the Blitz.
$45.00 US
Feb 25, 2020
CD
Random House Audio
US, Canada, Open Mkt

Between the World and Me
978-0-451-48221-1
A bold and beautifully written investigation of America's racial history and its contemporary echoes from one of the country's leading public intellecutals and "the single best writer on the subject of race in the United States" (New York Observer). In the tradition of slender but ambitious volumes on race from The Souls of Black Folks to The Fire Next Time, this work redefines our understanding of race and the roots of American identity.
$20.00 US
Sep 08, 2015
CD
Random House Audio
World

Three More Jack Reacher Novellas
Too Much Time, Small Wars, Not a Drill and Bonus Jack Reacher Stories
978-0-525-49205-4
With eleven straight #1 New York Times bestsellers, Lee Child once again demonstrates his mastery of the thriller genre with an unbeatable collection of Jack Reacher short stories.
$14.99 US
May 16, 2017
CD
Random House Audio
US, Canada, Open Mkt