Articles tagged "Michael Kramer"
Have you heard the great news? Macmillan Audio has 10 finalists in the 2017 Audie Awards!
BOYS IN THE TREES written/read by Carly Simon is a finalist for Audiobook of the Year!
THE SECRET HISTORY OF TWIN PEAKS by Mark Frost, read by a full cast, and A WILD SWAN by Michael Cunningham, read by Lili Taylor and Billy Hough, are are both finalists for Excellence in Production!
THE STORYTELLER’S SECRET written/read by Carmine Gallo
THE BANDS OF MOURNING by Brandon Sanderson, read by Michael Kramer
I’M JUDGING YOU written/read by Luvvie Ajayi
Inspirational Faith-Based Fiction
THE CHRISTMAS TOWN written/read by Donna VanLiere
A WILD SWAN by Michael Cunningham, read by Lili Taylor and Billy Hough
A GREAT RECKONING by Louise Penny, read by Robert Bathurst
ADNAN’S STORY written/read by Rabia Chaudry
DIRTY by Kylie Scott, read by Andi Arndt
WINTER by Marissa Meyer, read by Rebecca Soler
Winners will be announced at the Audie Awards Gala in New York City on June 1. See the full list of nominees here.
Listen up: June is Audiobook Month! And what better way to kick it off than by celebrating Macmillan Audio’s recent Audie Award winners!
WHAT I KNOW FOR SURE by Oprah Winfrey (narrated by the author)
THE ASSASSINATION OF MARGARET THATCHER by Hilary Mantel (narrated by Jane Carr)
WORDS OF RADIANCE by Brandon Sanderson (narrated by Kate Reading and Michael Kramer)
Share your love of audiobooks on social media using the hashtag #audiomonth and don’t forget to check out Unabridged Access for the latest listening goodies.
Terrific news: our friends at Macmillan Audio have 22 finalists in the 2015 Audie Awards!
TALK LIKE TED by Carmine Gallo, read by Carmine Gallo
THE ODYSSEY by Homer, translated by Robert Fitzgerald, read by Dan Stevens
WORDS OF RADIANCE by Brandon Sanderson, read by Michael Kramer and Kate Reading
ENDURING COURAGE by John F. Ross, read by Edward Herrmann
THE CHRISTMAS LIGHT by Donna VanLiere, read by Donna VanLiere
Judges’ Award: Science & Technology
THE COPERNICUS COMPLEX by Caleb Scharf, read by Caleb Scharf
THE PATRICK MELROSE NOVELS by Edward St. Aubyn, read by Alex Jennings
WHAT I KNOW FOR SURE by Oprah Winfrey, read by Oprah Winfrey
Winners will be announced at the Audie Awards Gala in New York City on May 28. See the full list of nominees here.
Are you in Olympic withdrawal like we are after watching the closing ceremony last night? Don't worry. Our friends at Macmillan Audio have the perfect cure with their second annual LISTEN WHILE YOU WORK OUT campaign, plus a chance to win a Fitbit Flex!
You can join the challenge at macmillanaudio.com/workout and report how many minutes you listened while being active. Enter your time daily, weekly, or whenever you want, but the more often you report, the better chance you'll have to show up in the Top Listeners leaderboard, updated every Monday. Then enter the sweepstakes for a chance to win a Fitbit Flex or a prize pack of five audiobooks on CD.
Newsday did a feature on Listen While You Work Out and more media coverage is still to come from Self Magazine (March issue), Fitness Magazine, Teen Vogue, and the Chicago Tribune!
Want to listen to some samples before joining in? Why not start with these Audie-Award nominated titles from Macmillan Audio (more titles available on SoundCloud):
THE RITHMATIST by Brandon Sanderson
Narrated by Michael Kramer (Fantasy category)
THE GOOD HOUSE by Ann Leary
Narrated by Mary Beth Hurt (Fiction category)
JACOB’S OATH by Martin Fletcher
Narrated by George Guidall (Fiction category)
THE HOUR OF PERIL by Daniel Stashower
Narrated by Edoardo Ballerini (History category)
RAGE AGAINST THE DYING by Becky Masterman
Narrated by Judy Kaye (Mystery category)
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE by David Finkel
Narrated by Arthur Bishop (Nonfiction category)
REVIVER by Seth Patrick
Narrated by Ari Fliakos (Paranormal category)
INFERNO by Sherrilyn Kenyon
Narrated by Holter Graham (Paranormal category)
EXTINCTION MACHINE by Jonathan Maberry
Narrated by Ray Porter (Science Fiction category)
NINE INCHES by Tom Perrotta
Narrated by William Dufris, Andi Arndt, Tom Perrotta, and Rupert Degas (Short Stories/Collections category)