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2013 Best Audiobook Downloads from Bloomfield Township Public Library

Download these winners and nominees for best audiobooks and best voices of 2013. Click on any cover to borrow at MetroNet, our download collection. Get audiobooks instantly on your phone or tablet with the OverDrive Media Console app!

When The Flip Wilson Show debuted in 1970, black faces were still rare on television, black hosts nonexistent. So how did Clerow "Flip" Wilson go from Jersey City grade-school dropout to national celebrity, heralded on the cover of Time as "TV's first black superstar"?

Alice Munro was just awarded the 2013 Nobel Prize for Literature. A brilliant new collection of stories from one of the most acclaimed and beloved writers of our time..

Named co-winner of AudioFile Magazine's Audiobook of the Year award. A cautionary tale of the consequences of our addiction to social media.

The gripping tale about two boys, once as close as brothers, who find themselves on opposite sides of the Holocaust. WMA audiobook.

Eerie, arresting, chilling, inventive . . . all are apt descriptions of Karen Russell's collection of engaging short stories.

Tom Perrotta’s first true collection, features ten stories—some sharp and funny, some sarcastic and surprising, and a few intense and disturbing. WMA audiobook.

In The Golem and the Jinni, a chance meeting between mythical beings takes readers on a dazzling journey through cultures in turn-of-the-century New York.

Click this cover for a sample of Citizens of London.

In 2003, 85 years after the armistice, it took Richard Rubin months to find just one living American veteran of World War I. But then, he found another. And another. Eventually he managed to find dozens, aged 101 to 113, and interview them. All are gone now.

The men catapulted into space in the 20th century were interesting, sort of. The women they left back on earth were fascinating. . . . A lively account of how the wives coped with fame, fear, and loneliness.

What's an FBI agent to do after she's caught the world's most wanted--and irresistibly charming--con man? Partner up with him. . . .

A fake medium has uncanny information about a string of murders for Detective Joona Linna in this Swedish bestseller. WMA audiobook.

J.K.Rowling writes an atmospheric mystery under the name Robert Galbraith. Nominated as best mystery audiobook this year.

The author experiences America in a road trip from Key West to Deadhorse, Alaska. Great for your own road trip! WMA Audiobook.

Pulitzer Prize winner for nonfiction, 2013 and best nonfiction voice nominee.

Will Patton wins Best Voice of 2013 for The Son by Philipp Meyer.

A wildly inventive novel about Ursula Todd, born in 1910 and doomed to die and be reborn over and over again

Nominee for best fiction audiobook of the year: a stunning full-cast including George Guidall.


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