Creating a Listener’s List Team

Earlier this year, I felt compelled to highlight and celebrate the fantastic professional audiobook narrators who make listening to audiobooks a compulsive pleasure. Although celebrity narrators can be fun and engaging when they sporadically narrate, it is the narrator who devotes his/her time and energy honing the craft who is the true all-stars for the […]

Listener’s List Male Narrators ~ The Results Are In!

Once again, the Listener’s List narrator poll was a resounding success! The first five male narrators have been selected, but every narrator on the list received listener love. I lost count of how many new narrators were added to list while it was live. With audiobook narrators, it’s an embarrassment of riches. The votes are […]

Listener’s List Poll ~ The Gentlemen

Welcome to the Listener’s List poll dedicated to the men of audiobook narration. Each of these gentlemen have been nominated by at least one listener and are displayed in the poll below in alphabetical order. Between now and 11:59pm EST on Saturday, cast your vote for up to five of these fine narrators. If you […]

Listener’s List Female Narrators ~ The Results Are In!

The first Listener’s List narrator poll was a resounding success! I want to thank each and every one of you for your votes and support. Not only have you selected the first five female narrators to be highlighted on the Listener’s List, you shared your love for each and every narrator included in the poll. […]

Listener’s List Poll ~ Ladies First

When I posted my thoughts on Audible’s A-List Collection of audiobooks and countered that listeners are best able to determine who the star narrators are for new listeners, the response was incredible. Through comments here and on Twitter, we certainly amassed a wonderful list of close to 100 narrators who make listening to audiobooks a […]

March 2012 in Review

March was a huge bookish month for me. I read 11 books, mostly got caught up on my reviews, and started two audiobook endeavors. The more I think about it, March was an audiobookish month – and it isn’t even June yet. The Armchair Audies The Audiobook Publishers Association announced the nominees for the 2012 […]