Audiobook: A Chinese Wonder Book by Norman Hinsdale Pitman

Published by Spoken Realms Narrated by: Cindy Kay, Caroline McLaughlin, Nancy Wu, Emily Woo Zeller, Feodor Chin, Brian Nishii and Ramon de Ocampo. Synopsis: A collection of 15 beloved Chinese myths, legends, and folktales that are rich in tradition and culture. Each story transports the listener back to ancient times and is filled with excitement, … Continue reading Audiobook: A Chinese Wonder Book by Norman Hinsdale Pitman

Ultimate Tour: Harper Collins Fireborn by Aisling Fowler

Published by Harper Collins Synopsis: Lyra. Lucy. Percy. Once in a generation, a hero emerges whose story enthralls readers worldwide.Fireborn is an epic quest, perfect for fans of the His Dark Materials and The School for Good and Evil series, that will spin readers into a magical world like no other--and introduce them to an unforgettable … Continue reading Ultimate Tour: Harper Collins Fireborn by Aisling Fowler

Audiobook: Backstories by Simon Van der Velde, narrated by Bobby Hirston, Catherine Dryden, Simon Van der Velde and Stacey Patterson

Published by Smoke and Mirrors Press Synopsis: Can you find the famous person hidden in every story? And once found, can you understand them?'Ingenious idea, brilliantly executed' - Daily MirrorBackstories – ‘the stand-out most original book of the year’ - is a collection of stories each told from the point of view of one of … Continue reading Audiobook: Backstories by Simon Van der Velde, narrated by Bobby Hirston, Catherine Dryden, Simon Van der Velde and Stacey Patterson

Audiobook: Little One by Sarah A. Denzil, narrated by Claire Storey

Synopsis: "Take my hand, little one."Fran finds her standing by the swings. A little girl, Esther, no older than seven years old, by herself in the dead of night, her pretty but old-fashioned yellow dress covered in grass stains and her hair dishevelled. She says she's waiting for Father, and that strikes Fran as particularly … Continue reading Audiobook: Little One by Sarah A. Denzil, narrated by Claire Storey

The Murder of Graham Catton by Katie Lowe

Published by Harper Collins Synopsis: An electrifying new thriller of true crime and deadly secrets from the acclaimed author of The Furies.Who do you believe?The WifeHannah Catton: bereaved wife, doting mother, clinical psychologist; says she remembers nothing of the night her husband was killed.The SuspectMike Philips: a 19-year-old repeat offender whose clothing was found at … Continue reading The Murder of Graham Catton by Katie Lowe

The Girls Are All So Nice Here by Laurie Elizabeth Flynn

Published by Simon & Schuster Synopsis: Two former best friends return to their college reunion to find that they’re being circled by someone who wants revenge for what they did ten years before—and will stop at nothing to get it—in this shocking psychological thriller about ambition, toxic friendship, and deadly desire.A lot has changed in … Continue reading The Girls Are All So Nice Here by Laurie Elizabeth Flynn

Audiobook: Petal to the Metal by Annabel Chase, narrated by Meghan Kelly (The Bloomin’ Psychic Book#1)

Synopsis: Forty-two-year-old Mia Thorne is not living her best life. After a disastrous career-and-relationship-ending event, she escapes New York City and moves to a sleepy river town in Pennsylvania, courtesy of a dead aunt she never knew. Aunt Hazel was the reclusive family nut, a self-proclaimed psychic. Of course, Mia’s dad always told her that … Continue reading Audiobook: Petal to the Metal by Annabel Chase, narrated by Meghan Kelly (The Bloomin’ Psychic Book#1)

Non-English Speakers – Pronunciation Help!

As a Welsh speaker, I’m always surprised how often random Welsh words crop up in audiobook and less surprised when the pronunciation is slightly off, especially when the narrator isn’t from the UK.Imagine you’re reading a book and the village of Rhosllanerchrugog is mentioned. You’re responsible for reading this word out loud, correctly.You don’t speak … Continue reading Non-English Speakers – Pronunciation Help!