Awards

Audio Publishers’ Association “Audie” Award:

Blood: Stories of Life and Death from the Civil War (Listen & Live Audio, 2003)

The Vor Game by Lois McMaster Bujold (Finalist, Blackstone Audio, 2005)

The Wall by Jeff Long (Finalist, Tantor Media, 2006)

Dead Center by David Rosenfelt (Finalist, Listen & Live Audio, 2006)


AudioFile Magazine “Earphones” Award:

The Aspern Papers by Henry James (Audio Book Contractors, 1992)

Cold Sassy Tree by Olive Ann Burns (Blackstone Audiobooks, 1993)

Dreadnought by Robert K. Massie (Books On Tape, 1993)

The Blue Max by Jack Hunter (Blackstone Audiobooks, 1995)

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson (Audio Book Contractors, 1995)

On the Road by Jack Kerouac (Blackstone Audiobooks, 1996)

He Done Her Wrong by Stuart Kaminsky (Blackstone Audiobooks, 1998)

The Cider House Rules by John Irving (Books On Tape, 2000)

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain (Blackstone Audiobooks, 2002)

Dante by R. W. B. Lewis (Books On Tape, 2002)

The Crossing by Cormac McCarthy (Books On Tape, 2003)

Jordan County by Shelby Foote (Blackstone Audiobooks, 2003)

Who’s Your Caddy? by Rick Reilly (Random House Audio, 2003)

The Lessons of History by Will and Ariel Durant (Audio Partners, 2004)

Rothstein by David Pietrusza (Blackstone Audiobooks, 2004)

The Wisdom of Crowds by James Surowiecki (Books On Tape, 2004)

The Last Boat to Cadiz by Barnaby Conrad (Blackstone Audiobooks, 2005)

The Story of Philosophy by Will Durant (Audio Partners, 2005)

The Flight of the Phoenix by Elleston Trevor (Blackstone Audiobooks, 2005)

The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Buying and Selling a Home (Oasis Audio, 2005)

The Reluctant Mr. Darwin by David Quammen (Audio Partners, 2006)

The Holiness of God by R. C. Sproul (Hovel Audio, 2007)

The Blade Itself by Marcus Sakey (Audio Renaissance, 2007) 


AudioFile Magazine “Best of the Year”:

Who’s Your Caddy? by Rick Reilly (Random House Audio, 2003)

The Lessons of History by Will and Ariel Durant (Audio Partners, 2004)

The Wisdom of Crowds by James Surowiecki (Books On Tape, 2004)


AudioFile Magazine “On the Go” Recommendations:

For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway (Books On Tape)

Shoeless Joe by W. P. Kinsella (Blackstone Audiobooks)


Library Journal’s “Best Audiobooks of the Year”:

The Chamber by John Grisham (Books On Tape, 1994)

Master of the Senate by Robert A. Caro (Books On Tape, 2002)

De Kooning's Bicycle by Robert Long (Blackstone Audio, 2006)


Booklist Magazine “Editor’s Choice” Award:

Action by Robert Cort (Blackstone Audiobooks, 2003)


ForeWord Magazine Non-Fiction Audiobook, Silver Award:

Global Jihad: Understanding September 11 by Quintan Wictorowicz (In Audio, 2002)


Booklist Top 10 First Novels on Audio:

Cloud of Sparrows by Takashi Matsuoka (Books On Tape, 2004)


Booklist Top 10 Biography Audiobooks:

Rothstein by David Pietrusza (Blacktone Audiobooks, 2004)


Publisher’s Weekly “Listen Up” Award:

Sudden Death by David Rosenfelt (Listen and Live Audio, 2005)

Dead Center by David Rosenfelt (Listen and Live Audio, 2006)


Publisher’s Weekly “Audiobook Narrator of the Year” 2005


AudioFile Magazine "Great World War II Audios"

In Harm's Way by Doug Stanton (BBC Audiobooks America)

The Longest Winter by Alex Kershaw (BBC Audiobooks America)


AudioFile Magazine "Great Science Fiction Audios"

Memory by Lois McMaster Bujold (Blackstone Audio)


AudioFile Magazine "Best Audiobooks 2007"

Play Dead by David Rosenfelt (Listen and Live Audio)



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