They Made it Big in Hollywood

Hear the books that inspired cinema's biggest hits.

Editors' Picks

We love it when our favorite listens get a second life on film! Here are three that are headed to a screen near you—listen now and watch again later. —The Audible Editors

It By: Stephen King
“The fact that it’s going to take a second movie to do full justice to this King classic is definitive proof that It is well-worth your listening time.”
Where'd You Go, Bernadette By: Maria Semple
“A seemingly normal family is living in the Seattle ‘burbs when their neurotic mom flees to Antarctica. Actress Kathleen Wilhoite’s hilarious narration raises the bar for all audio performances.”
The Art of Racing in the Rain By: Garth Stein
“From the mind of a very special canine, this is a beautifully crafted look at the wonders and absurdities of human only a dog could tell it.”

The Books Behind the Nominations

Red carpet season has come and gone, but many of this year’s nominations deserve a second look. Among the names called were titles that have corresponding audiobooks just as award-worthy as the films. Check these out and see which you’d like to hand a trophy.