Hachette Audio

Since it’s September and life is returning to normal after a nice, relaxing summer, we thought that we would do something to take your minds off the fact that days at the beach are coming to a close: a giveaway of David Foster Wallace: In His Own Words!  Info below:

Goodreads Book Giveaway

David Foster Wallace by David Foster Wallace

David Foster Wallace

by David Foster Wallace

Giveaway ends September 30, 2014.

See the giveaway details at Goodreads.

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"Around the age I am in this hilarious school photo, the audiobooks I remember most vividly are The Hobbit (abridged on VINYL!) and a collection of “Jack Tales.” These were folktales from Appalachia, and my siblings and I listened to them night after night of our summer vacations in Ohio’s national parks, all of us in the screened-in porch jockeying for position nearest the portable cassette player Mom always brought along for entertainment.

But I think for my official Throw Back Thursday, Audiobook Month recommendation, I’m going with HERE IF YOU NEED ME.

This audiobook was such a surprise to me - not at all my “type,” I thought, but I was utterly won over by Kate Braestrup’s thoughts on life, death, faith, love and family, and also by her gentle voice as she narrates her story. It made me both laugh and cry on the subway, and it’s stuck with me for years since listening”

-Megan Fitzpatrick, Director of Marketing & Publicity

It’s Monday… Looking for an audiobook to get you through the week?  Here are a couple suggestions:

Happy opening day!  To celebrate, we figured that we would compile some “best baseball books” lists.  Here’s what we found:

Esquire: http://www.esquire.com/the-side/best-baseball-books

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AskMen: http://www.askmen.com/top_10/sports/top-10-baseball-books-to-read-this-summer.html

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The Daily Beast: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2012/04/05/the-13-best-baseball-books-from-the-art-of-fielding-to-moneyball.html

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