The 23rd annual Audie Awards.

The finalists for the 2018 Audie Awards were just announced! Celebrate excellence in audiobooks and browse all the finalists by clicking on each category listed below.

    • The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora

    • By: Pablo Cartaya
    • Narrated by: Pablo Cartaya
    • Length: 5 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 46
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47

    For Arturo, summertime in Miami means playing basketball until dark, sipping mango smoothies, and keeping cool under banyan trees. But this summer also includes Carmen....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • the best book ever!!!

    • By April Butler on 08-01-18

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Patina

    • Track, Book 2
    • By: Jason Reynolds
    • Narrated by: Heather Alicia Simms
    • Length: 5 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 149
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 132
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 134

    Ghost. Lu. Patina. Sunny. Four kids from wildly different backgrounds. But they are also four kids chosen for an elite middle school track team....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I love this series. The characters are so funny!

    • By esbarkus on 11-15-18

    Regular price: $14.17

    • Refugee

    • By: Alan Gratz
    • Narrated by: Michael Goldstrom, Kyla Garcia, Assaf Cohen
    • Length: 7 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 919
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 837
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 835

    This timely and powerful novel tells the story of three different children seeking refuge....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Intended for 5-8th graders, but it is good for adults too

    • By Lisa on 12-21-17

    Regular price: $17.49

    • See You in the Cosmos

    • By: Jack Cheng
    • Narrated by: Kivlighan de Montebello, Brittany Pressley, Graham Halstead, and others
    • Length: 6 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 216
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 197
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 198

    A space-obsessed boy and his dog, Carl Sagan, take a journey toward family, love, hope, and awe in this funny and moving novel....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Inspired By Voyager II's Golden Record

    • By Rachel - Audible on 10-17-17

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Wedgie & Gizmo

    • By: Suzanne Selfors
    • Narrated by: Johnny Heller, Maxwell Glick
    • Length: 1 hr and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24

    When a bouncy, barky dog and an evil genius guinea pig move into the same house, the laughs are nonstop!....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Cute story good for a family trip

    • By MissSusie66 on 08-06-18

    Regular price: $13.68