October 9th, 2017
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Heres a selection of some great audiobooks that are available right now:
Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance
Vances biography about growing up in a poor Rust Belt town has been on so many lists in the past year, and for good reason. It delivers a more honest depiction of the usual rags to riches story and is a powerful exploration into the culture of white working-class Americans.
If you like this, try: White Trash by Nancy Isenberg
Did you know evil can grow in your backyard? Amy Stewart, author of The Drunken Botanist, mixes history, myth and science to concoct this compelling biography of the plants you should beware.
If you like this, try: The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wholleben
Starring Aviva Grossman, Young Jane Youngs life is ruined when her affair with a congressman is brought to light. Zevins novel is a smart, feminist take on the power of reinvention.
If you like this, try: Rich and Pretty by Rumann Alam
Couldnt get enough of the TV version of American Gods? Why not go back to where the show began, as so many do as a book! This audiobook boasts a multi-voiced cast, making it endlessly entertaining.
If you like this, try: Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil DeGrasse Tyson
What’s your favorite audiobook?