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.

    • Born a Crime

    • Stories from a South African Childhood
    • By: Trevor Noah
    • Narrated by: Trevor Noah
    • Length: 8 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 113,168
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 104,798
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 104,299

    Trevor Noah is the host of The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, where he gleefully provides America with its nightly dose of serrated satire....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great book and perfect narration

    • By Marilyn Armstrong on 12-15-16
    • Stories from a South African Childhood
    • By: Trevor Noah
    • Narrated by: Trevor Noah
    • Length: 8 hrs and 44 mins
    • Release date: 11-15-16
    • 5 out of 5 stars 113,168 ratings

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Columbus Day

    • Expeditionary Force, Book 1
    • By: Craig Alanson
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 16 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28,696
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 27,296
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27,233

    The Ruhar hit us on Columbus Day. There we were, innocently drifting along the cosmos on our little blue marble, like the Native Americans in 1492....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Sci Fi I didn't know I wanted

    • By Gary Glenn on 06-27-17

    Regular price: $38.49

    • The Handmaid's Tale: Special Edition

    • By: Margaret Atwood, Valerie Martin - essay
    • Narrated by: Claire Danes, full cast, Margaret Atwood
    • Length: 12 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25,226
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23,201
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23,133

    After a violent coup in the United States overthrows the Constitution and ushers in a new government regime, the Republic of Gilead imposes subservient roles on all women....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • WAIT WAIT WAIT WAIT WAIT

    • By ambER on 04-20-17

    Regular price: $29.95

    • 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 7,671
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,195
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 7,156

    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 Totally Unscientific Study of the Search for Human Happiness

    • By: Paula Poundstone
    • Narrated by: Paula Poundstone
    • Length: 7 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,117
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,037
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,030

    Is there a secret to happiness? Beloved comedian Paula Poundstone conducts a series of "thoroughly unscientific" experiments to find out....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Contemplative, with bursts of laughter

    • By Diana on 05-15-17

    Regular price: $24.49