Entries Tagged as 'HighBridge'

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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Tinderbox: The Untold Story of the Up Stairs Lounge Fire and the Rise of Gay Liberation

June 22nd, 2018 · No Comments · Reviews

By Denise Conejo Written by  Robert W. Fieseler Read by Paul Heitsch Did you know that: 1) On June 24, 1973, an arsonist set fire to the Up Stairs Lounge, a much-beloved hangout spot for the gay community of New Orleans. 2) 31 men and 1 woman died. 3) This was the largest mass murder of gay […]

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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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Mary Rose

February 13th, 2018 · No Comments · Reviews

By Kaleigh Lawson Written by Geoffrey Girard Read by Henrietta Meire When it comes to discovering a new read that will keep me hooked, I have always leaned toward the thriller, mystery and just an overall creepy book; so when I saw that Mary Rose is a mystery I thought to myself, “Sign me up.” This […]

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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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Featured Audio Giveaway—December 2017—A Lady in Shadows

December 1st, 2017 · 1 Comment · Featured Audio Giveaways

Read by Nicola Barber New York Times bestselling author Lene Kaaberbøl returns with her beloved protagonist Madeleine Karno—an ambitious young woman who shatters the confines of nineteenth-century France as she struggles to become the first female forensic pathologist and hunt down what appears to be a Jack the Ripper copycat. Read the full description. “Madeleine’s inquisitive mind […]

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The Myth of the Mustang

November 13th, 2017 · No Comments · Reviews

By Kaleigh Lawson Imagine standing in the open prairie, feeling the wind whip your hair into a mess of tangles and staring out onto a heard of wild mustangs. Imagine tumbleweeds blowing across the dry sage-covered earth and seeing for miles out to the horizon. Imagine what the Wild West must have looked, sounded and […]

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Middle-Grade Historical, Literary–and Funny–Mystery Series

May 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Acquisition News

I’m not usually one to have much to say about middle-grade literature, but the first book in a new series is so much fun, I want to let everyone know that it’s coming. The series is The Wollstonecraft Detective Agency by Jordan Stratford, and HighBridge has rights to all three books. The first is The […]

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