Audible.com’s list of bestselling audiobook titles includes mysteries, thrillers, literary fiction, and nonfiction. Let’s take a quick look at the top 20 for this week.
#20 Smash Cut: A Novel by Sandra Brown, narrated by Victor Slezak.
A new murder mystery from the bestselling author.
#19 That Old Cape Magic by Richard Russo, narrated by Arthur Money.
Russo takes an intimate look into a dysfunctional family.
#18 Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Ever Seen.
An interesting look into a tribe of great long distance runners.
#17 Even Money by Dick and Felix Francis, read by Martin Jarvis.
Mystery at the Royal Ascot horse race.
#16 The Law of Nines by Terry Goodkind, read by Mark Deakins.
Fast paced mystery-thriller.
#15 Star Wars: Fate of the Jedi: Abyss by Troy Denning, narrated by Marc Thompson.
New entry in the Star Wars saga.
#14 In the President’s Secret Service: Behind the Scenes with Agents in the Line of Fire and the Presidents They Protect by Ronald Kessler, read by Alan Sklar.
A revealing look into the people who protect the President of the US.
#13 Outliers: The Story of Success written and read by Malcolm Gladwell.
An interesting look at successful people.
#12 Raid Gods: A Novel by James Lee Burke, narrated by Will Patton.
Crime thriller from bestselling author Burke.
#11 The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger, read by William Hope and Laurel Lefkow.
One of my favorite books of all time – try it!
#10 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson, narrated by Simon Vance. Highly recommended murder mystery (on my to-read list).
#9 Free: The Future of a Radical Price written and read by Chris Anderson.
This free title explains how giving away products for free can actually enhance profits.
#8 South of Broad by Pat Conroy, narrated by Mark Deakins.
A rich tale of the ties that bind family and friends.
#7 A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving, read by Joe Barrett.
Classic Irving – a boy who decides that he is God’s instrument.
#6 Vanished by Joseph Finder, narrated by Holter Graham.
Crime thriller featuring an ex-Special Forces investigator.
#5 The Help by Kathryn Stockett, read by Cassandra Campbell, Jenna Lamia, Octavia Spencer, and Bahni Turpin.
Poignant story of three amazing women.
#4 206 Bones: A Novel by Kathy Reichs, narrated by Linda Emond.
Forensic anthropology crime thriller that I am currently reading… and enjoying.
#3 The Girl Who Played With Fire by Steig Larsson, narrated by Simon Vance. Murder mystery follow-up to The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo.
#2 The Lost Symbol (Pre-order) by Dan Brown, narrated by Paul Michael. DaVinci Code author offers a new mystery thriller.
#1 Alex Cross’s TRIAL by James Patterson and Richard DiLallo, read by Dylan Baker. Alex Cross learns about his family history from Nana Mama.