AudioBooks Are Now Available From Book Passage!
• The finest quality audiobooks that you will find anywhere
• Both new and old audiobooks in a large inventory from which to select
• Easy to purchase through bookpassage.com
• Easy to listen on your computer, notepad, or smart phone
Book Passage is excited to team up with Libro.fm to bring you this exciting new service. There are many audiobooks to choose from. All of them are recorded in a professional, engaging manner. In some cases you’ll hear the authors doing the readers themselves, and in other cases you may hear a famous personality who has been engaged to give the book a memorable reading. In each case the experience for the listener is unforgettable.
You can click on this link: https://libro.fm/bookpassage to get to the libro.fm website and begin your search for the audiobook you want.
Once you have created your account at https://libro.fm/bookpassage, all future purchases either through bookpassage.com or through libro.fm/bookpassage will be credited through our store (Be sure to look for the Book Passage logo!).
Libro.fm plans to launch a subscription service this Fall (one book/month for $14.95). Until then, here's a code to get 20% of all books through the end of September: BPSUMMER (all caps)
Once you have registered your account You’ll receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to download your free iOS or Android App, for easy listening on your mobile device.
Please stay in touch and let us know what you think of this program. You can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We are partnering with another company on this, and we want to make sure everything is going well for Book Passage customers. We’d love to hear from you even if you just want to find out our suggestions for future audiobooks.
Here’s a taste of what you’ll find
My Life on the Road by Gloria Steinem
The legendary feminist and activist has recorded the introduction for this memoir. The text is narrated by the famed actress Debra Winger. (9 hours 26 minutes)
Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
Awe and exhiliration (along with heartbreak and mordant wit) abound in Lolita, Nabokov's most famous and controversial novel. The text is narrated by actor Jeremy Irons, who portrayed Humbert Humbert in the 1997 film adaption of Lolita. (11 hours 26 minutes)
Yes Please by Amy Poehler
Poehler is the star of NBC's Parks and Recreation, a former castmember of Saturday Night Live, and a co-founder of the Upright Citizens Brigade improv theater. The text is read by Poehler, with cameos from Carol Burnett, Seth Meyers, Michael Schur, Patrick Stewart, Kathleen Turner, and even Amy's parents! (7 hours 30 minutes)
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain
With his uniquely expressive voice, three-time Academy Award® winner Paul Newman vividly brings to life the exciting tale of one of America's favorite heroes. Produced in a simple manner that allows imaginations to soar, Mark Twain's marvelous enduring wit will charm the entire family. (2 hours 18 minutes)
Find a Way by Diana Nyad
On September 2, 2013, at the age of sixty-four, Diana Nyad emerged onto the sands of Key West after swimming 111 miles, nation to nation, Cuba to Florida, in an epic feat of both endurance and human will, in fifty-three hours. This tenacious memoir is read by the author, Diana Nyad. (12 hours 15 minutes)
M Train by Patti Smith
From the National Book Award–winning author of Just Kids comes an unforgettable odyssey of a legendary artist, told through the prism of the cafés and haunts she has worked in around the world. The text is read by the author, musician Patti Smith. (6 hours 31 minutes)
Welcome to Night Vale by Jeffrey Cranor & Joseph Fink
From the creators of the wildly popular "Welcome to Night Vale" podcast comes an imaginative mystery of appearances and disappearances that is also a poignant look at the ways in which we all struggle to find ourselves...no matter where we live. Performed by "Welcome to Night Vale" podcast narrator Cecil Baldwin and special guests Dylan Marron, Retta, Thérèse Plummer, and Dan Bittner, with music by Disparition. (12 hours 1 minute)
What Pet Should I Get? / One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish by Dr. Seuss
Get a double-dose of Dr. Seuss with the twofer audiobook featured actor David Hyde Pierce reading the classic One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish and The Office's Rainn Wilson taking on the late author's most recent work, What Pet Should I Get? (26 minutes)