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    • Bonus: Our Favorite Music Books + The Beastie Boys

    • By: The Audible Editors
    • Length: 35 mins
    • Original Recording
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    The Audicted editors are equal-opportunity listeners - hear them talk about their favorite music-inspired audiobooks across many genres. Plus: a special guest interview with The Beastie Boys, who talk about their Best of 2018 Coolest Dream Cast winner, The Beastie Boys Book.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great episode!

    • By tarafarah7: Tara Brown on 01-02-19

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    • Audicted (Full Series)

    • By: The Audible Editors
    • Length: 35 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 42
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 36
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 38

    Discover your next audiobook obsession – by hearing what Audible editors are obsessively listening to right now. Eavesdrop on an unfettered, informal, lighthearted conversation that will give you the inside scoop on must-haves for your library. To see the books featured in each episode, visit Audible.com/Audicted.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Questionable choices

    • By Dimitri on 07-29-18

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    • Ep. 14: An Awesome Year, We Hear: Talking About The Best of 2018

    • By: The Audible Editors
    • Length: 1 hr and 3 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 22
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 20
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 20

    Now that you’ve seen our Best of the Year picks, hear what went into making the list. The Audicted Editors discuss the audiobooks that were sweated and argued over, listened and re-listened to, and talked endlessly about to finally determine the best. Plus: a special guest appearance by Amazon Book Review editor, Adrian Liang, to talk about how her team of editors came up with their “best” choices. 

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Useless, full of stuff I don't care about

    • By Kazard on 12-07-18

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    • Stepping into the Wizarding World

    • By: The Audible Editors
    • Length: 34 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 237
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 207
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 205

    Listen in on a lively conversation between lifelong Harry Potter fan Katie O’Connor and newbie Courtney Reimer as Katie lays the groundwork for the fantastic listening journey that lies ahead. Topics include the series’ characters, the Hogwarts houses, the rules of magic, and the enduring relevance of J. K. Rowling’s stories.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Introduction for Harry Potter with one spoiler

    • By Kingsley on 08-24-18

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    • Ep. 12: We Help You Discover Self Help

    • By: The Audible Editors
    • Length: 41 mins
    • Original Recording
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 15
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      4 out of 5 stars 14
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 14

    Our Audible Editors (including two guest editors!) dive deep into the popular self-development genre (a.k.a. “self help”), and make a solid case to our resident Self-Dev skeptic, editor Emily, that the genre itself is more far-reaching than you may think. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Self Help, Personal Development

    • By Kourtney Hurd on 11-28-18

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    • Ep. 2: Audible Essentials: The All-Time Bests (Audicted)

    • By: The Audible Editors
    • Length: 22 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 25
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 25

    Building out your audiobook collection? Start with these favorites chosen from our list of Audible Essentials.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Katherine Kellgren

    • By Wayne on 05-03-18

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    • Ep. 13: Listens Well With Others: The Best in Group Listening

    • By: The Audible Editors
    • Length: 33 mins
    • Original Recording
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      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 11

    The holidays are a “people-y” time of year – from long drives to long days spent cooking big meals, we spend a lot of time around friends and family as the year comes to a close. The Audible editors share some recommendations for how to enrich gatherings and shared moments with audio entertainment. 

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    • Ep. 4: Narrator Hall of Fame: Hear What Makes Them Great (Audicted)

    • By: The Audible Editors
    • Length: 22 mins
    • Original Recording
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      4 out of 5 stars 31
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
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      4 out of 5 stars 26

    Narration is the life-blood of audiobooks. Hear from our editors on who some of the great voices are, what makes them special, and what tricks they use to keep their reads top notch.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Nice discussion of narrators

    • By Wayne on 05-03-18

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    • Ep. 10: Audicted Live: The Books That Got Us Hooked

    • By: The Audible Editors
    • Length: 47 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    In our first-ever recording before a live audience, the Audible editors share what got them hooked on listening, the audiobooks they recommend for others to get hooked, and their responses to listener comments. Our apologies to Trevor Noah’s dog, who we mis-referred to as “Foo Foo.” R.I.P., Fufi! 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Episode 10

    • By Maverick’s Trove on 10-02-18

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    • Ep. 7: Guilty Pleasures: Should We Feel Shame About What We Love? (Audicted)

    • By: The Audible Editors
    • Length: 36 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 16

    Hear the Audible editors on what they view, or don't view, as their guilty pleasure books. Including romance, mysteries & thrillers, and celebrity memoirs. Plus an exclusive clip from Emily's conversation with the supremely talented David Sedaris. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I enjoy this series!

    • By Wayne on 06-29-18

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    • Ep. 8: Let's Talk About Genres: How Do We Define Audiobook Categories?

    • By: The Audible Editors
    • Length: 42 mins
    • Original Recording
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      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19

    What’s the difference between a thriller and a mystery? When is something an autobiography and not a memoir? Our editors break down the “rules” of genres – and the books that epitomize each of them. Can’t get enough Audicted? Hear more from The Audible Editors at Audible.com/Audicted.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Learning how audiobooks are grouped and why

    • By K. Springer on 08-06-18

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    • Ep. 1: Best Audiobooks of 2017 (Audicted)

    • By: The Audible Editors
    • Length: 35 mins
    • Original Recording
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29

    Catch up on recent audiobook hits as our editors entice you with the stories behind these soon-to-be classics.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Good Reviews - Needs written back-up

    • By Stafford Reviewer on 02-19-18

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    • Ep. 5: Summer Preview: The Best of the Upcoming Season (Audicted)

    • By: The Audible Editors
    • Length: 37 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25

    Gems across all genres are coming soon to headphones near you. Hear from our editors on the listens that you need to be keeping an eye on.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • I like this series, BUT...

    • By Wayne on 05-03-18

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    • Ep. 3: Spring 2018 Preview: Books We Can’t Wait to Hear (Audicted)

    • By: The Audible Editors
    • Length: 31 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
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      4 out of 5 stars 21

    Get the inside scoop on the biggest titles coming soon to ears near you.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Another great Audible podcast!

    • By Asheley on 03-07-18

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    • Ep. 9: Fall Preview: There's a Lot to Look Forward To

    • By: The Audible Editors
    • Length: 49 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 12

    The Fall 2018 publishing season is jam packed with listening gems, hear from our Editors on what they think you should be looking out for. Can’t get enough Audicted? Hear more from The Audible Editors at Audible.com/Audicted.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Episode 9

    • By Maverick’s Trove on 10-02-18

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    • Ep. 11: Venturing Outside Our Listening Comfort Zone

    • By: The Audible Editors
    • Length: 40 mins
    • Original Recording
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      5 out of 5 stars 9
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      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 6

    Trying out a new genre can, at times, be a daunting task. In this episode, our Editors make the case for trying new genres with some surefire picks in horror, comedy, literary fiction, and memoir. Plus, Editor Aaron stops by to chat about his Hispanic Heritage Month list and what diversity and inclusion in literature means to him. 

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    • Ep. 6: True Crime & Books Coming to a Screen Near You (Audicted)

    • By: The Audible Editors
    • Length: 28 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18

    Get in the know about the best audiobooks coming to TV screens and movie theaters. Plus, a special segment on the true crime listens keeping our special guest glued to her headphones. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Episode 6

    • By Maverick’s Trove on 10-02-18

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    • Ep. 15: Our 2019 Listening Resolutions

    • By: The Audible Editors
    • Length: 36 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    The start of each new year brings new plans, new goals, new hopes, and new dreams. In this episode of Audicted, our editors share what resolutions they are making for their listening lives for 2019.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Quick Listen on a Variety of Different Genres

    • By Julie A.C on 01-17-19

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