Featured Narrator
Barbara Rosenblat
About Barbara Rosenblat
Barbara Rosenblat is one of the most beloved narrators of audiobooks in the country. Her extraordinary range of accents and abilities has earned her six coveted Audie Awards from the Audio Publishers Association, more than any other single narrator. AudioFile named her one of their Golden Voices and a Voice of the 20th Century. Barbara has earned 40 Earphone Awards from AudioFile for superior recordings.


Barbara has appeared in London's West End theatre, worked for the BBC, and performed twice at the Edinburgh Festival. On Broadway, Barbara created the role of Mrs. Medlock in the Tony Award-winning musical, The Secret Garden. This past summer, Barbara played Madame Armfeldt in a production of Stephen Sondheim's

Barbara Rosenblat's Most Recent Performances

Me and My Shadow: Silver Dragons, Book 3

  • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 32 mins)
  • By Katie MacAlister
  • Narrated By Barbara Rosenblat
  • Whispersync for Voice-ready
Overall
(210)
Performance
(134)
Story
(134)

May Northcott is a woman at the end of her rope. She’d almost gotten used to her employer, the ex-demon lord Magoth, spending his days hanging around her home and interrupting her private moments with her lover, Gabriel. Then trouble appears on her doorstep in the form of a nearly dead man. With May fighting to control the dragon shard, Magoth wrangling to regain his position and powers, and a mysterious and deadly dragon bent on their destruction, Gabriel has his work cut out for him.

teresa says: "Love Mayling!!"

Judy Moody & Stink: The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt

  • UNABRIDGED (1 hr and 10 mins)
  • By Megan McDonald
  • Narrated By Barbara Rosenblat
Overall
(11)
Performance
(8)
Story
(9)

When the Moody family drops anchor on “Artichoke” Island, they are greeted by the mysterious Cap’n Weevil, a one-eyed buccaneer with a scraggly beard and a treasure map. Before you can say “Davy Jones’s Locker,” Stink and Judy are racing in search of gold. But they’re not the only salty dogs lookin’ for loot. Can Scurvy Stink and Mad Molly beat out their rivals? Not unless they can find the hidden clues, crack the secret codes, and solve the tricky puzzles - before time runs out! Aaarrr!

Crouching Vampire, Hidden Fang: A Dark Ones Novel, Book 7

  • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 41 mins)
  • By Katie MacAlister
  • Narrated By Nicole Poole
  • Whispersync for Voice-ready
Overall
(128)
Performance
(73)
Story
(75)

Humor and romance mix delightfully in Katie MacAlister’s New York Times best-selling novels. In this installment of the Dark Ones series, Pia is discovering that wedded bliss with a vampire is a very elusive proposition. With her hubby not trusting her, and his best friend missing, Pia finds solace in her plain old Seattle life. But that all changes when she and Kristoff are falsely implicated in crimes against vampire-kind.

AMV says: "Good Fun"

Where Do I Go?: A Yada Yada House of Hope Novel

  • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 12 mins)
  • By Neta Jackson
  • Narrated By Barbara Rosenblat
  • Whispersync for Voice-ready
Overall
(31)
Performance
(21)
Story
(20)

In Where Do I Go? by Gold Medallion Award winner Neta Jackson, Gabrielle Fairbanks hopes her move to Chicago will help her find real purpose in life. When she stumbles over a homeless woman and into a job as program director of the House of Hope—a downtown women’s homeless shelter—she believes she’s found what she’s been missing. And then her disgruntled husband threatens to divorce her and take custody of their children unless she quits working at the shelter.

sunshine says: "Excellent story excellent naration = awesome serie"
Essential Listening
Start your listening with these ultimate performances!
  • Winter Study: An Anna Pigeon Mystery

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 27 mins)
    • By Nevada Barr
    • Narrated By Barbara Rosenblat
    Overall
    (570)
    Performance
    (205)
    Story
    (207)

    It is January, and Park Ranger Anna Pigeon is sent to Isle Royale in Lake Superior to learn about managing and understanding wolves, as her home base of Rocky Mountain National Park might soon have its own pack of the magnificent, much-maligned animals. But what was once an idyllic refuge becomes a place of unnatural occurrences and danger beyond the ordinary.

    W. Black says: "Perhaps better than reading it"
    This classic Anna Pigeon mystery has it all: a fight for survival, mutant wolves, and beautiful winter scenes. Rosenblat puts the listener right in the middle of this intense story.
  • Dark Tort

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 4 mins)
    • By Diane Mott Davidson
    • Narrated By Barbara Rosenblat
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (216)
    Performance
    (87)
    Story
    (86)

    Goldy Schulz has a lucrative new gig, preparing breakfasts and conference-room snacks for a local law firm. It's time-consuming, but Goldy is enjoying it, until the night she arrives to find Dusty, the firm's paralegal, dead.

    Amy says: "Good book, enjoyed immensely"
    Rosenblat's narration on this sweet mystery includes a page-turning plot and delicious recipes.
  • Suite Francaise: A Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Irene Nemirovsky
    • Narrated By Daniel Oreskes, Barbara Rosenblat
    Overall
    (438)
    Performance
    (97)
    Story
    (99)

    Irene Nemirovsky was arrested soon after completing the second part of Suite Francaise. Ten days later, on August 17, 1942, she died of typhus in Auschwitz-Birkenau. Her husband, Michel, perished in a gas chamber on November 6. Their daughters, Denise and Elizabeth, survived, hidden in safe houses and convents, carrying a suitcase packed with clothes, photographs, and their mother's manuscript written in tiny letters to save paper.

    Robert says: "The best book I've read all year"
    Suite Francaise is a special story with a special history. The book, completed by Nemirovsky shortly before her imprisonment and death at Auschwitz-Birkenau, was kept intact by her children. The story is narrated flawlessly by Rosenblat.
  • Daddy's Girl

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 49 mins)
    • By Lisa Scottoline
    • Narrated By Barbara Rosenblat
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (316)
    Performance
    (58)
    Story
    (60)

    Law professor Natalie Greco has an ordered life. Then, one terrible day, everything changes. While visiting a prison, a riot erupts and a prison guard is fatally injured. Nat rushes to help him, only to hear his last words: "Tell my wife. It's under the floor. The money." Nat feels she must find his widow. But this is no simple quest, and along the way, Nat is framed for murder and the retiring scholar finds herself in a desperate fight to save her own life.

    Jim says: "jimbo2all"
    Rosenblat keeps up with all the twists and turns in this exciting and classic Scottoline thriller.
  • Crocodile on the Sandbank: The Amelia Peabody Series, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 51 mins)
    • By Elizabeth Peters
    • Narrated By Barbara Rosenblat
    Overall
    (2782)
    Performance
    (1565)
    Story
    (1558)

    Amelia Peabody inherited two things from her father: a considerable fortune and an unbendable will. The first allowed her to indulge in her life's passion. Without the second, the mummy's curse would have made corpses of them all.

    Carrie says: "Nice break from the usual-"
    An Audible Essential and a Barbara Rosenblat Essential, Crocodile on the Sandbank is imaginative, witty, and great fun. Rosenblat has tremendous vocal range, capturing many characters of different genders and ethnicities.