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 Home Front: Life in America During World War II

    • By: Audible Originals, Dan Gediman
    • Narrated by: Martin Sheen
    • Length: 8 hrs
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29

    The Home Front: Life in America During World War II takes listeners into the lives of Americans at home who supported the war effort and sustained the country during wartime....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Unvarnished Perspective of PPatriotism & Prejudice

    • By amazonman on 06-23-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Lincoln in the Bardo

    • A Novel
    • By: George Saunders
    • Narrated by: Nick Offerman, David Sedaris, George Saunders, and others
    • Length: 7 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7,672
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,196
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 7,157

    A moving and original father-son story featuring none other than Abraham Lincoln....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • A Mixed Bag

    • By Thomas More on 02-24-17

    Regular price: $24.50

    • The X-Files: Cold Cases

    • By: Joe Harris, Chris Carter, Dirk Maggs - adaptation
    • Narrated by: David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson, Mitch Pileggi, and others
    • Length: 4 hrs and 4 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 16,507
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 15,311
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 15,229

    The series that had a generation looking to the sky gets a breathtaking audio reprise in an original full-cast dramatization featuring actors David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • New Fan

    • By tatiana on 12-24-17

    Regular price: $9.95

    • Sherlock Holmes

    • By: Arthur Conan Doyle, Stephen Fry - introductions
    • Narrated by: Stephen Fry
    • Length: 62 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 7,769
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 7,281
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 7,233

    Audible is proud to present Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes, read by Stephen Fry, a lifelong fan of Doyle's detective fiction....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Chapter Guide!

    • By Katya Rice on 05-25-18

    Regular price: $82.77

    • New York 2140

    • By: Kim Stanley Robinson
    • Narrated by: Suzanne Toren, Robin Miles, Peter Ganim, and others
    • Length: 22 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,408
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,290
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,293

    The waters rose, submerging New York City. But the residents adapted, and it remained the bustling, vibrant metropolis it had always been. Though changed forever....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Complex, believable, nuanced, riveting

    • By Lois on 04-07-17

    Regular price: $34.21

    • Liner Notes

    • On Parents & Children, Exes & Excess, Death & Decay, & a Few of My Other Favorite Things
    • By: Loudon Wainwright III
    • Narrated by: Loudon Wainwright III
    • Length: 10 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 46
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 46

    With a career spanning more than four decades, Loudon Wainwright III has established himself as one of the most enduring singer-songwriters who emerged from the late '60s....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best ever book for listening

    • By Jeff Bernhardt on 10-29-17

    Regular price: $24.49