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Winning Audiobook Of The Year For 'Heavy' Surprised Kiese Laymon, But It Meant Even More to His Mother
The author, whose emotionally compelling and nuanced narrative became the first memoir to win our annual title, talks about what it meant to voice his own story -- both to him and the mother to whom he wrote it. Read now
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Brad Meltzer Makes History Just As Thrilling As His Other Bestsellers
The acclaimed Mystery and Thriller author talks about the natural intrigue of the secret plot to kill George Washington and how it reinforces his work on heroes and the nature of heroism. Read now
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Journalist Jon Ronson's Look Into The Last Days of Porn Star August Ames Is Not What You Think
The creator of Audible Original 'The Butterfly Effect' and 'So You've Been Publicly Shamed' explains how a tragedy that seemed like a clear intersection of the porn industry and social media pile-ons became something else entirely. Read now
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What If The Universe Made Authors Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera Collaborate Just To Make Us Happy
These two rockstar YA authors share how they came together to write 'What if It's Us' and what it's like to have their dream cast bring it to life in audio. Read now
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Oyinkan Braithwaite's Buzzy Debut Thriller 'My Sister, The Serial Killer' Is To Die For
This multi-talented young author shares how her darkly comedic breakout thriller about a pair of interesting Nigerian sisters came to life and why it soars in audio. Read now
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Find Out Why Anonymous Literary Sensation Atticus Says The Rise Of Instagram Poetry Is Something To Celebrate
The young poet who's helped make writing in verse cool again tells Editor Kat why it's a gateway to other literature, why his "mosaic of failures" is important, and why the mask may never come off. Read now
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Tragedy and Comedy Collide in This Story That Will Change the Way You View Mental Illness
Adam Cayton-Holland shares what it was like to tell his late sister's story while writing a memoir about his own. Read now