Entries Tagged as 'Featured Audio Giveaways'

Featured Audio Giveaway—November 2018—The Kinship of Secrets

November 1st, 2018 · No Comments · Featured Audio Giveaways

Read by Janet Song From the author of The Calligrapher’s Daughter comes the riveting story of two sisters, one raised in the United States, the other in South Korea, and the family that bound them together even as the Korean War kept them apart. “Heartfelt…will greatly appeal to readers who enjoy the multicultural novels of Lisa See […]

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Featured Audio Giveaway—October 2018—The Wish Child

October 1st, 2018 · No Comments · Featured Audio Giveaways

Read by Simon Vance This internationally bestselling historical novel follows two children and a mysterious narrator as they navigate the falsehoods and wreckage of World War II Germany. “Chidgey’s understated and poetic revelations of the banalities of day-to-day life under siege, as the German war effort fails, communicate the corrosive horrors of war . . […]

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Feature Audio Giveaway—September 2018—Paris in the Dark

September 4th, 2018 · 1 Comment · Featured Audio Giveaways

Read by Robertson Dean With Paris in the Dark, Pulitzer Prize winner Robert Olen Butler returns to his lauded Christopher Marlowe Cobb series and proves once again that he can craft “a ripping good yarn” (Wall Street Journal) with unmistakably literary underpinnings. “This high-spirited adventure by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author Robert Olen Butler is an antic […]

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Feature Audio Giveaway-August 2018-Fly Girls: How Five Daring Women Defied All Odds and Made Aviation History

August 1st, 2018 · No Comments · Featured Audio Giveaways

  Read by Keith O’Brien Like Hidden Figures and Girls of Atomic City, Fly Girls celebrates a little-known slice of history wherein tenacious, trail-blazing women braved all obstacles to achieve greatness. “A vivid, suspenseful story of women determined to defy gravity—and men—to fulfill their lofty dreams.” —Kirkus Reviews How to Win This Audio CD Send an email to newsletter@highbridgeaudio.com Put the […]

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Featured Audio Giveaway-July 2018-The Boy with the Perpetual Nervousness: A Memoir

July 2nd, 2018 · No Comments · Featured Audio Giveaways

Read by Jonathan Cowley An enthralling, emotional memoir that recounts the ups and downs of coming-of-age, set against the music and literature of the 1970s. “Caveney writes beautifully…Ultimately, though, it is not necessarily the writing but the raw emotion that remains with the reader, that and the hope for another volume of memoirs as memorable […]

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Featured Audio Giveaway-June 2018-Welcome to Lagos

June 5th, 2018 · No Comments · Featured Audio Giveaways

  Read by Robin Miles Full of humor and heart, Welcome to Lagos is a high-spirited novel about aspirations and escape, innocence and corruption. It offers a provocative portrait of contemporary Nigeria that marks the arrival in the United States of an extraordinary young writer. Read the full description. “In her winning U.S. debut, Onuzo anatomizes a […]

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Featured Audio Giveaway-May 2018-Enemies in Love

May 1st, 2018 · No Comments · Featured Audio Giveaways

Read by Allyson Johnson A true and deeply moving narrative of forbidden love during World War II and a shocking, hidden history of race on the home front. Read the full description. “Enemies in Love expands beyond the beleaguered couple to examine some of the lesser-known aspects of the war, from the discrimination faced by African Americans in […]

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Featured Audio Giveaway-April 2018-The Perfume Burned His Eyes

April 2nd, 2018 · No Comments · Featured Audio Giveaways

Read by Michael Imperioli Matthew is a sixteen-year-old boy living in Jackson Heights, Queens, in 1976. In the span of a few short months, he loses his two most important male role models: his father and grandfather. Read the full description “Imperioli’s lived-in details about the city help make the world feel realistic…[The novel] is […]

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Featured Audio Giveaway—March 2018—Rainbirds

March 1st, 2018 · 1 Comment · Featured Audio Giveaways

Read by David Shih Clarissa Goenawan’s dark, spellbinding literary debut opens with a murder and shines a spotlight onto life in fictional small-town Japan. Read full description “A beautiful, well-crafted story, Rainbirds is an exploration of grief, love and loss. Clarissa Goenawan has written a powerful debut novel that will leave readers craving more.” —Hollie Overton, internationally […]

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Featured Audio Giveaway—February 2018—Dreadful Young Ladies

February 1st, 2018 · No Comments · Featured Audio Giveaways

Read by John Lee From award-winning, New York Times bestselling author Kelly Barnhill comes a stunning first collection of acclaimed short fictions, teeming with uncanny characters whose stories unfold in worlds at once strikingly human and eerily original. Read the full description. “The eight short stories and one novella in Newbery Medalist Barnhill’s collection are haunting and beautifully […]

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