Featured Narrator
Gabra Zackman
About Gabra Zackman

Gabra Zackman is a New York based actress. She has narrated audiobooks for years in all genres, and recently won an Earphones Award for her work on Kathi Appelt's The Underneath . She has had great critical acclaim for Maria V. Snyder's best selling Poison Study series, and has recorded over 40 Harlequin romances.

Gabra has performed regionally and locally in theatre, including the tour of the Broadway show Metamorphoses . Other regional theatres include: Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, The Arden Theatre of Philadelphia, and Florida Studio Theatre.

Gabra is a graduate of Northwestern University, and got her MFA from The Academy for Classical Acting at the Shakespeare Theatre in DC. She has worked at many Shakespeare festivals (Hudson Valley, Georgia and Nebraska among them)...Show More »

Gabra Zackman's Most Recent Performances

A Man for All Seasons

  • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 29 mins)
  • By Heather Macallister
  • Narrated By Gabra Zackman
Overall
(45)
Performance
(7)
Story
(6)

Marlie Waters's Christmas List: 1. Get a roommate so she can afford her mortgage after broken engagement. 2. Check! Her old family friend Tyler Burton needs a room. So what if he's been her longtime crush? 3. Ramp up her home-business success. 4. Oops. She works so much that Ty presents her with a 12 Days of Christmas charity auction dating package—just to get her out of his hair! 5. Okay, get a move on with twelve surprisingly fun dates.

Kelly says: "An above average Blaze"

Hawken's Heart

  • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 25 mins)
  • By Suzanne Brockmann
  • Narrated By Gabra Zackman
  • Whispersync for Voice-ready
Overall
(184)
Performance
(113)
Story
(113)

Navy SEAL Crash Hawken awakens in a Washington, D.C., hospital to learn that he is the prime suspect in the assassination attempt on a commanding officer. Charged with treason, conspiracy and murder, he is alone - except for Nell Burns. Nell and Crash have a history - as friends, as lovers. And she knows he could not have committed these crimes. Soon they are on the run, determined to uncover what really happened the night of the attempted assassination. But first they have to survive another day.

Laurie says: "good story but painful narration"

Touch and Go

  • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 18 mins)
  • By Michelle Rowen
  • Narrated By Gabra Zackman
Overall
(27)
Performance
(5)
Story
(5)

Oh, the Bahamas. What a perfect place for a fling! Or is it? Carrie Stanfield is there on assignment with the hottest guy ever! The chemistry between them is more volatile than the tropical storm that strands them on a deserted island. So why the heck won't Patrick McKay touch her already?

Tracy says: "Excellent story and narrator"

Star Crossed: Gemini Night

  • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 36 mins)
  • By Bonnie Hearn Hill
  • Narrated By Jessica Almasy, Gabra Zackman
  • Whispersync for Voice-ready
Overall
(3)
Performance
(1)
Story
(1)

Starting her junior year, Logan McRae is excited about her internship at CRUSH magazine. But she is not so excited about her new boyfriend Jeremy's travel abroad in Ireland. Logan is in over her head trying to balance school, love, and friends, while trying to solve an astrological mystery the fate of a Gemini is star-crossed. Will Logan find out who is in danger before the CRUSH Halloween costume party? Can she prove to the publisher she deserves her own astrology column?

Essential Listening
Start your listening with these ultimate performances!
  • Ice Blue

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 17 mins)
    • By Anne Stuart
    • Narrated By Gabra Zackman
    Overall
    (332)
    Performance
    (84)
    Story
    (92)

    Museum curator Summer Hawthorne considered the exquisite ice-blue ceramic bowl given to her by her beloved Japanese nanny a treasure of sentimental value, until somebody tried to kill her for it.

    Carey says: "Intense"
    Zackman brings this fast-paced listen about a global power struggle to life.
  • Thunderbird Falls: The Walker Papers, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By C.E. Murphy
    • Narrated By Gabra Zackman
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (470)
    Performance
    (248)
    Story
    (243)

    For all the bodies she's encountering, you'd think beat cop Joanne Walker works in Homicide. But no, Joanne's a reluctant shaman who last saved mankind three months ago; surely she deserves more of a break! Yet, incredibly, "Armageddon, Take Two" is mere days away.

    Melissa says: "Thunderbird Falls"
    Zackman narrates celebrated author C. E. Murphy's second book of The Walker Papers series with precision and grace.
  • James Herriot's Treasury for Children: Warm and Joyful Animal Tales

    • UNABRIDGED (1 hr and 31 mins)
    • By James Herriot
    • Narrated By Jim Dale
    Overall
    (82)
    Performance
    (56)
    Story
    (57)

    James Herriot's Treasury for Children collects all of the beloved veterinarian's delightful tales for young listeners. From the springtime frolic of "Oscar, Cat-About-Town" to the yuletide warmth of "The Christmas Day Kitten", these stories are perennial favorites, and this new complete edition will make a wonderful gift for all listeners, great and small.

    R. S. Silverman says: "Favorite stories made even better!"
    Zackman delivers The Snow Queen with careful cadence and deliberate delivery.
  • The Snow Queen

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 23 mins)
    • By Mercedes Lackey
    • Narrated By Gabra Zackman
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (193)
    Performance
    (117)
    Story
    (120)

    Aleksia, Queen of the Northern Lights, is mysterious, beautiful, and widely known to have a heart of ice. No one would seek her wisdom except as a last resort. But when she's falsely accused of unleashing evil on nearby villages, she realizes there's an impostor out there far more heartless than she could ever be.

    Mikki says: "Love the book, narrator problematic..."
    It's easy to fall in love with Sex, Murder , and a Double Latte's protagonist, Sophie Katz. Zackman brings a pitch-perfect tone to Katz's biting wit.
  • Poison Study

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 26 mins)
    • By Maria V. Snyder
    • Narrated By Gabra Zackman
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (2208)
    Performance
    (955)
    Story
    (960)

    About to be executed for murder, Yelena is offered an extraordinary reprieve. She'll eat the best meals, have rooms in the palace, and risk assassination by anyone trying to kill the Commander of Ixia. And so Yelena chooses to become a food taster.

    A says: "Fantasy, with a touch of romance."
    The first in Maria Snyder's Study Series, Poison Study is a captivating work of fiction. Zackman excels so fully as the narrator that Snyder requested she narrate all three books in the series.