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Fantastic #JIAM Listens

This week has turned out to be no less hectic than last week. Unfortunately my life has no regard for June Is Audiobook Month. I do want to share some excellent audiobooks I’ve experienced recently. I still have every intention of reviewing them, but I want to share these recent recommendations during #JIAM.    The […]

First Friday Giveaway ~ June Is Audiobook Month

June is Audiobook Month! I love it! Nearly an entire month of celebration is still ahead of us and I’m so excited that it’s finally Friday. There’s a full time of listening ahead, but this month there’s also a little something more. Recorded Books reached out to me and has offered me four amazing audiobook […]

Monday Mini ~ A Long Time Gone by Karen White ~ Audiobook Review

Getting back into the swing of things each week is hard. So is finding the quiet time to write a review over the weekend. In order to ease out of the weekend, I’ve decided to begin my blogging week with a mini review. From the moment I first looked over the list of Audie Award […]

Listening with the Lights On ~ An Audiobook Afternoon

This past weekend I left my sleepy country neighborhood and took a road trip to Charlottesville, VA. It was a beautiful, sunny spring day and I started a new audiobook that immediately sucked me in (You by Catherine Kepnes, narrated by Santino Fontana). I couldn’t have been happier. Even having trouble finding parking didn’t hamper my […]

Audiobook Adventure Ahead

I don’t know about you, but it’s been a long winter. While I did take a trip to Atlanta in February, I am feeling cooped up. I need to get the heck out of the Noke. Aren’t I lucky that the Virginia Festival of the Book is this week and they are hosting an audiobook […]

Monday Mini ~ Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy by Karen Abbott

Getting back into the swing of things each week is hard. So is finding the quiet time to write a review over the weekend. In order to ease out of the weekend, I’ve decided to begin my blogging week with a mini review. Do you ever get a hankering for a specific narrator? You aren’t […]

The Over Earnest, Over Protective Mother in Modern Fiction

This year I learned that there is something about over earnest, over protective mothers in fiction that just doesn’t work for me. A while back Jen from Devourer of Books once wrote an excellent post about how a royal mother choosing to nurse her own babies in Historical Fiction is like a key word for […]

#503 ~ Those We Love Most

Those We Love Most by Lee Woodruff Published by: Hyperion Voice Published on: September 11, 2012 Page Count: 320 Genre: Fiction My Reading Format: Audiobook gifted to me by my wonderful father. Thanks, Dad! Audiobook Published by: Hyperion Narrator: Karen White Audiobook Length: 11 hours 18 minutes Available Formats: Hardcover, Paperback, eBook, and Audiobook My […]

Karen White ~ Baby, It’s Cold Outside

isn’t just a wonderful narrator with a soothing voice. She is a warm person and a great lunch date. I had the pleasure of meeting Karen in person during BEA in June. Putting a face with a voice is a pleasure. She has been working in the audiobook industry since 1999, both inside and out […]

#395 ~ A Year and Six Seconds

A Year and Six Seconds: A Love Story by Isabel Gillies Published by: Voice Published on: August 2011 Page Count: 256 Genre: Memoir My Reading Format: Audiobook provided to me by the narrator for consideration Audiobook Published by: Tantor Audio Narrator: Karen White Audiobook Length: 6 hours 48 minutes Available Formats: Hardcover, eBook and Audiobook […]