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.

    • Difficult Women

    • By: Roxane Gay
    • Narrated by: Robin Miles
    • Length: 8 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 240
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 221
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 216

    The women in these stories live lives of privilege and of poverty, are in marriages both loving and haunted by past crimes or emotional blackmail....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Solid good writing, but not a great collection

    • By Anna H on 07-31-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Good Behavior

    • By: Blake Crouch
    • Narrated by: Julia Whelan, Blake Crouch
    • Length: 5 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,967
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,793
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,787

    Fresh out of prison and fighting to keep afloat, Letty Dobesh returns to her old tricks burglarizing suites at a luxury hotel. While on the job, she overhears a man hiring a hit man to kill his wife....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Big Disappointment.

    • By Claudia H on 02-06-17

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Tales of Ordinary Madness

    • By: Charles Bukowski, Gail Chiarrello - editor
    • Narrated by: Will Patton
    • Length: 8 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37

    This collection of Buk's grimmest diaries gives an insight into the noir and brutal Los Angeles that Bukowski observed and lived so well....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Patton nails this.

    • By Martin W on 01-09-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Language of Thorns

    • Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic
    • By: Leigh Bardugo
    • Narrated by: Lauren Fortgang
    • Length: 6 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 356
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 332
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 331

    The Language of Thorns will transport you to lands both familiar and strange - to a fully realized world of dangerous magic that millions have visited through the novels of the Grishaverse....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Like a Sister Grimm

    • By kgage on 01-22-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • You Don't Have to Say You Love Me

    • A Memoir
    • By: Sherman Alexie
    • Narrated by: Sherman Alexie
    • Length: 12 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,455
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,346
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,341

    When his mother passed away at the age of 78, Sherman Alexie responded the only way he knew how: He wrote....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • True connection

    • By Tom on 07-20-17

    Regular price: $29.65