Adult Audiobooks

These audiobooks on CD for adults are new to our shelves in the last 30 days (most recent on top).

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In bloom / Fern Michaels, Lori Foster, Carolyn Brown.
A heartwarming collection of springtime stories that celebrate mothers, daughters, and coming home. Just as flowers blossom in the spring, so do second chances and new beginnings.
Finding me / Viola Davis.
Viola Davis' story, in her own words, spans her incredible, inspiring life, from her coming-of-age in Rhode Island to her present day. Hers is a story of overcoming, a true hero's journey. Deeply personal, brutally honest, and riveting, this is a timeless…
The summer place / Jennifer Weiner.
"When her twenty-two-year-old stepdaughter announces her engagement to her pandemic boyfriend, Sarah Danhauser is shocked. But the wheels are in motion. Headstrong Ruby has already set a date (just three months away!) and spoken to her beloved safta, Sara…
Love marriage / Monica Ali.
"Yasmin Ghorami is twenty-six, in training to be a doctor (like her Indian-born father), and engaged to the charismatic, upper-class Joe Sangster, whose formidable mother, Harriet, is a famous feminist. The gulf between families is vast. So, too, is the g…
The sacred bridge / Anne Hillerman.
"Sergeant Jim Chee’s vacation to beautiful Antelope Canyon and Lake Powell has a deeper purpose. He’s on a quest to unravel a sacred mystery his mentor, the Legendary Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn, stumbled across decades earlier. Chee’s journey takes a deadly …
The lady's mine : [a novel] / by Francine Rivers.
In 1875, Kathryn Walsh settles in frontier California. Moved by the oppression of local miners, she decides to relaunch her uncle's newspaper, putting her in the spotlight of Calvada's most powerful men.
Black cloud rising / David Wright Faladé.
By fall of 1863, Union forces controlled Tidewater, Virginia, and established a toehold in eastern North Carolina. But Confederate irregulars still roamed the region, so the African Brigade set out to hunt them down.
Overboard : a novel / Sara Paretsky.
"On her way home from an all-night surveillance job, V.I. Warshawski is led by her dogs on a mad chase that ends when they discover a badly injured teen hiding in the rocks along Lake Michigan. The girl only regains consciousness long enough to utter one …
The memory librarian : and other stories of dirty computer / Janelle Monáe.
"Whoever controls our memories controls the future. Janelle Monáe and an incredible array of talented collaborating creators have written a collection of tales comprising the bold vision and powerful themes that have made Monáe such a compelling and celeb…
Summer love [sound recording] : a novel / Nancy Thayer.
"When four strangers rent bargain-basement rooms in an old hotel near the beach, they embark on the summer of their lives. First there’s Ariel Spencer, who has big dreams of becoming a writer and is looking for inspiration in Nantucket’s high society. Her…
22 seconds / James Patterson and Maxine Paetro.
"22 seconds… until Lindsay Boxer loses her badge—or her life. SFPD Sergeant Lindsay Boxer has guns on her mind. There’s buzz of a last-ditch shipment of drugs and weapons crossing the Mexican border ahead of new restrictive gun laws. Before Lindsay can ac…
Little souls : a novel / Sandra Dallas.
"Colorado, 1918. World War I is raging overseas, but it’s the home front battling for survival. With the Spanish Flu rampant, Denver’s schools are converted into hospitals, churches and funeral homes are closed, and horse-drawn wagons collect corpses left…
City on fire : a novel / Don Winslow.
"Two criminal empires together control all of New England. Until a beautiful woman comes between the Irish and the Italians, launching a war that will see them kill each other, destroy an alliance, and set a city on fire. Danny Ryan yearns for a more “leg…
Part of your world / by Abby Jimenez.
After a wild bet, gourmet grilled-cheese sandwich, and cuddle with a baby goat, Alexis Montgomery has had her world turned upside down. The cause: Daniel Grant, a ridiculously hot carpenter who's ten years younger than her and as casual as they come, the …
Still just a geek : an annotated memoir / Wil Wheaton.
Celebrated actor, personality, and all-around nerd, Wil Wheaton updates his memoir of collected blog posts with all new material and annotations as he reexamines one of the most interesting lives in Hollywood and fandom, and now for the first time in audi…
I guess I haven't learned that yet : [discovering new ways of living when the old ways stop working] / Shauna Niequist.
A clear-eyed look at what happens when everything someone has been clinging to falls apart; what they keep, what they let go, and how they're transformed along the way.
The Baxters : a prequel / Karen Kingsbury.
A terrible storm builds in the morning sky over Bloomington, Indiana, as Elizabeth Baxter prepares to celebrate her daughter Kari's wedding to Tim Jacobs. It's supposed to be a happy day, but Elizabeth can't shake a growing sense of dread. Something bad i…
Shadows reel / C.J. Box.
A day before the three Pickett girls come home for Thanksgiving, Joe is called out for a moose poaching incident that turns out to be something much more sinister: a local fishing guide has been brutally tortured and murdered. At the same time, Marybeth o…
Deaf utopia : a memoir--and a love letter to a way of life / Nyle DiMarco ; with Robert Siebert.
"Before becoming the actor, producer, advocate, and model that people know today, Nyle DiMarco was half of a pair of Deaf twins born to a multi-generational Deaf family in Queens, New York. At the hospital one day after he was born, Nyle 'failed' his firs…
Summer at the Cape / RaeAnne Thayne.
"As the older sibling to identical twins Violet and Lily, Cami Porter was always the odd sister out. The divide grew even wider when their parents split up--while the twins stayed in Cape Sanctuary with their free-spirited mother, Rosemary, fourteen-year-…
Summer on the island / Brenda Novak.
"After the death of her US senator father, Marlow Madsen travels to the small island off the coast of Florida where she spent summers growing up to help her mother settle the family estate. For Marlow, the trip is a chance to reconnect after too long apar…
Where the children take us : how one family achieved the unimaginable / Zain E. Asher.
"Awaiting the return of her husband and young son from a road trip, Obiajulu Ejiofor receives shattering news. There’s been a fatal car crash, and one of them is dead. In Where the Children Take Us, Obiajulu’s daughter, Zain E. Asher, tells the story of h…
Bomb shelter : love, time, and other explosives / Mary Laura Philpott.
A poignant and powerful new memoir-in-essays that tackles the big questions of life, death, and existential fear with humor and hope. A lifelong worrier, Philpott always kept an eye out for danger, a habit that only intensified when she became a parent. B…
Beautiful / Danielle Steel.
Veronique Vincent is a star. At age twenty-two, she is one of the most sought-after models in fashion, gracing the covers of magazines and walking the runways of haute couture shows across the globe. Yet, despite being the consummate professional, Veroniq…
High stakes : a novel / by Danielle Steel.
"Jane Addison is an ambitious young woman with big dreams of owning her own company someday. At twenty-eight, she arrives in New York to start a job at Fletcher and Benson, a prestigious talent agency. Eager to impress her new colleagues, Jane jumps right…
Coach K : the rise and reign of Mike Krzyzewski / by Ian O'Connor.
"The definitive biography of college basketball's all-time winningest coach, Mike Krzyzewski. Mike Krzyzewski, known worldwide as "Coach K," is a five-time national champion at Duke, the NCAA's all-time leader in victories with nearly 1,200, and the first…
A woman of endurance : a novel / Dahlma Llanos-Figueroa.
"Set in nineteenth-century Puerto Rican plantation society, [follow] Pola, a deeply spiritual African woman who is captured and later sold for the purpose of breeding future slaves. The resulting babies are taken from her as soon as they are born. Pola lo…
An Afro-Indigenous history of the United States / Kyle T. Mays.
"Beginning with pre-Revolutionary America and moving into the movement for Black lives and contemporary Indigenous activism, Afro-Indigenous historian Kyle T. Mays argues that the foundations of the US are rooted in antiblackness and settler colonialism, …
Love that story : observations from a gorgeously queer life / Jonathan Van Ness.
"In this candid and curious essay collection, Jonathan takes a thoughtful, in-depth look at timely topics through the lens of his own personal experience—instances that have required him to learn, grow, and back handspring layout to a better understanding…
The intersectional environmentalist: how to dismantle systems of oppression to protect people + planet / Leah Thomas.
"The Intersectional Environmentalist examines the inextricable link between environmentalism, racism, and privilege, and promotes awareness of the fundamental truth that we cannot save the planet without uplifting the voices of its people — especially tho…
The younger wife / Sally Hepworth.
"The Husband. A heart surgeon at the top of his field, Stephen Aston is getting married again. But first he must divorce his current wife, even though she can no longer speak for herself. The Daughters. Tully and Rachel Aston look upon their father’s fian…
Something good : a novel / Vanessa Miller.
"Alexis Marshall never meant to cause the accident that left Jon-Jon Robinson paralyzed—but though guilt plagues her, her husband hopes to put the past behind them. After all, he’s in the middle of selling a tech business—and if Alexis admits to texting w…
Bittersweet : how sorrow and longing make us whole / Susan Cain.
"Bittersweetness is a tendency to states of long­ing, poignancy, and sorrow; an acute aware­ness of passing time; and a curiously piercing joy at the beauty of the world. It recognizes that light and dark, birth and death—bitter and sweet—are forever pair…
Fevered star / Rebecca Roanhorse.
"The great city of Tova is shattered. The sun is held within the smothering grip of the Crow God’s eclipse, but a comet that marks the death of a ruler and heralds the rise of a new order is imminent. The Meridian: a land where magic has been codified and…
Robert Ludlum's The Treadstone transgression / by Joshua Hood.
"The CIA has a source in the Haitian National Bank who can provide proof of corruption at the top the American intelligence community. The evidence is on a flash drive in the bank's main office. What should have be a simple smash-and-grab mission is blown…
The candy house / Jennifer Egan.
"Bix Bouton, whose company, Mandala, is so successful that he is 'one of those tech demi-gods with whom we’re all on a first name basis.' Bix is 40, with four kids, restless, desperate for a new idea, when he stumbles into a conversation group, mostly Col…
A safe house / Stuart Woods.
"Stone Barrington is looking forward to some quiet time in New York City, until he is asked to transport precious, top-secret cargo across the Atlantic. Taking on the challenge, Stone flies off unaware of what-or who-he is bringing with him. But his plans…
Invisible / by Danielle Steel.
"Antonia Adams is the product of a loveless marriage between an aspiring actress and an aristocrat. As a child, she is abandoned in the abyss that yawns between them, blamed by her mother, ignored by her father, and neglected by both. Unprotected and unlo…
Forever boy : a mother's memoir of autism and finding joy / Kate Swenson.
"When Kate Swenson’s son Cooper was diagnosed with severe, nonverbal autism, her world stopped. She had always dreamed of having the perfect family life. She hadn’t signed up for life as a mother raising a child with a disability. At first, Kate experien…
The long weekend : a novel / Gilly Macmillan.
"Dark Fell Barn is a 'perfectly isolated' retreat, or so says its website when Jayne books a reservation for her friends. A quiet place, far removed from the rest of the world, is exactly what they need. The women arrive for a girls' night ahead of their…
The last confessions of Sylvia P. : a novel / Lee Kravetz.
"Estee, a seasoned curator for a small Massachusetts auction house, makes an astonishing find: the original manuscript of Sylvia Plath’s semi-autobiographical novel, The Bell Jar, written by hand in her journals fifty-five years earlier. Vetting the docum…
Animal instinct / David Rosenfelt.
The K Team is back in the second installment in this spinoff series from bestselling author David Rosenfelt's beloved Andy Carpenter mysteries. Corey Douglas and his K-9 partner, a German shepherd named Simon Garfunkel, are recently retired police officer…
Memory's Legion [sound recording] / James S.A. Corey.
"On Mars, a scientist experiments with a new engine that will one day become the drive that fuels humanity's journey into the stars. On an asteroid station, a group of prisoners are oblivious to the catastrophe that awaits them. On a future Earth beset by…
Origin : a genetic history of the Americas / Jennifer Raff.
"Origin is the story of who the first peoples in the Americas were, how and why they made the crossing, how they dispersed south, and how they lived based on a new and powerful kind of evidence: their complete genomes. Origin provides an overview of these…
Sister stardust / Jane Green.
Claire grew up in a small town, far from the glitz and glamour of London. She has begun to outgrow the life laid out before her. Claire yearns for the adventure and independence of a counterculture taking root across the world. One day a chance encounter …
Things past telling : a novel / Sheila Williams.
The author of The Secret Woman tells the story of a brave and enduring woman as indomitable as Ernest Gaines' legendary Miss Jane Pittman, in a breathtaking novel that combines the epic romance and adventure of Outlander, the sweeping drama of Roots, and …
The missing piece / John Lescroart.
"No one mourned when San Francisco DA Wes Farrell put Paul Riley in prison eleven years ago for the rape and murder of his girlfriend. And no one is particularly happy to see him again when he’s released after The Exoneration Initiative uncovered evidence…
The Dickens boy / by Tom Keneally.
"Edward Dickens, the tenth child of England’s most famous author Charles Dickens, has consistently let his parents down. Unable to apply himself at school and adrift in life, the teenaged boy is sent to Australia in the hopes that he can make something of…