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April Fiction Audiobooks

CD Avery
     The Last Nude
by Ellis Avery.  Read by Therese Plummer and Barbara Caruso.  9 discs.  11+ hours.
     “…riveting lesbian love story of heart-stopping passion, rapture, and stunning duplicity. In 1920s Paris...”
     Booklist 12/1/11

BCD Bazell
      Wild Thing
by Josh Bazell.  Read by Robert Petkoff, featuring Stephanie Wolfe.  7 discs.  9 hours.
      “…a reclusive billionaire hires Pietro to escort paleontologist Violet Hurst on a million-dollar safari in Minnesota. Their job is to rendezvous with local guide Reggie Trager, who promises his exclusive clientele access to the White Lake Monster, a critter coveted by cryptozoologists (think Nessie, this one dubbed "Aquabigfoot" by Violet). Naturally, chaos ensues.”
     Kirkus 1/15/12

BCD Science Fiction Bear
     Halo: Primordium Book II
by Greg Bear.  Read by Tim Dadabo.  7 discs.  9+ hours.

BCD Carr
     Hard Knocks
by Howie Carr. Read by Peter Berkrot.  8 discs.  9+ hours.

BCD George
     A Good American
by Alex George.  Read by Gibson Frazier.  10 discs.  11+ hours.
     “…multigenerational saga of the Meisenheimers from their arrival as German immigrants in 1904 up to the present.”
     Kirkus 1/1/2012

BCD Science Fiction Grant
     BZRK
by Michael Grant.  Read by Nico Evers-Swindell.  9 discs.  10+ hours.
     “…when Sadie McClure's father and brother are killed in a gruesome plane crash, she is pulled into the titular secret organization her father ran, fighting a war on the nanotechnological level to save humanity.”
     Publishers Weekly 3/19/2012

BCD Grippando
     Need You Now
by James Grippando.  Read by Jonathan Davis.  9 discs.  11+ hours.

BCD Harris
     The Fear Index
by Robert Harris.  Read by Christian Rodska.  9 discs.  10+ hours.

BCD Hawley
     The Good Fathe
r by Noah Hawley.  Read by Bruce Turk with Arthur Morey and Ryan Gesell.  10 discs.  12+ hours.
     “the father of a man who assassinates a presidential candidate tries to make sense of his son’s crime in Hawley’s gripping new novel.’
     Publishers Weekly 11/21/2011

BCD Jackson
     A Grown-up Kind of Pretty
by Joshilyn Jackson.  Read by the author.  10 discs.  12+ hours.

BCD Kinsella
   I’ve Got Your Number
by Sophie Kinsella.  Read by Jayne Entwistle.  11 discs.  13+ hours.

BCD Kleypas
     Rainshadow Road
by Lisa Kleypas.  Read by Tanya Eby.  7 discs.  8+ hours.

BCD Landay
     Defending Jacob
by William Landay.  Read by Grover Gardner.  10 discs.  12+hours.

BCD Livesey
     The Flight of Gemma Hardy
by Margot Livesey.  12 discs.  14+ hours.

BCD McKinty
     Cold Cold Ground
by Adrian McKinty.  Read by Gerard Doyle.  9 discs.  10 hours.

BCD Oates
     Mudwoman
by Joyce Carol Oates.  Read by Susan Ericksen.  16 discs.  18+ hours.

BCD Palmer
     Oath of Office
by Michael Palmer.  Read by Robert Petkoff.  8 discs.  9+ hours.

BCD Pearl
     Technologists
by Matthew Pearl.  Read by Stephen Hoye.  15 discs.  18+ hours.
      “Pearl's faultless fourth historical mystery centers on Boston in the late 1860s and the newly founded college that will … (MIT). Three male students from different class backgrounds and the institution's sole female student team up to research a series of scientific mysteries baffling the Boston police. As part of MIT's first secret society, the Technologists, the students use chemicals, experiments, and such inventions as a primitive submarine to track a murderer whose abilities and education seem to parallel their own.”
     Library Journal 12/1/2011

BCD Rosnay
     The House I Loved
by Tatiana de Rosnay.  Read by Kate Reading.  5 discs.  5+ hours.

BCD Wolitzer
     An Available Man
by Hilma Wolitzer.  Read by Fred Sullivan.  7 discs. 7+ hours.
     “At 62, Edward Schuyler is—to his dismay—an available man. Burned in his 20s when he was left standing at the altar by his tempestous lover, Laurel, he finds true happiness nearly 15 years later with divorcée Bee …. When Bee dies… of pancreatic cancer, a still-grieving Edward is urged back into social life by his loving stepdaughter and stepdaughter-in-law, who take out a personal ad for him in the New York Review of Books. “Dating after death isn’t easy .”
    Booklist 11/1/2011

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