Best Audio Books podcasts we could find (Updated November 2018)
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Monthly readings and dramatizations of stories by the world’s leading writers of suspense chosen from the magazine’s archives. The full range of the genre is represented in these riveting audio renditions, from the drawing-room mystery to urban noir—including police procedurals, private-eye tales, psychological suspense, and locked-room and impossible-crime stories. Visit TheMysteryPlace.com for more stories, book reviews, subscription info, and more.
 
a guide to lovecraftian horror, H.P. Lovecraft, and weird fiction
 
Don't Close Your Eyes is Montana's longest-running and most-popular live radio theatre presentation! Each week during the summer, writer/directors Ryan Cassavaugh and Keith Suta take turns writing and presenting a brand-new one-hour play in a variety of genres from the golden age of radio! Since 2011, DCYE has produced weekly radio plays all summer long at Bozeman's Verge Theater! Each new play is written in just one week previous in order to recreate the vibrant energy and demands of live r ...
 
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Monster X Radio
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We talk mostly about Bigfoot encounters and research.Like us on Facebook www.facebook.com/groups/MonsterX/ and follow us on Twitter /twitter.com/MonsterXRadio.
 
Michigan Avenue Media /The World of Ink Network brings you shows on writing books and screenplays, self-help advice, movies,discussing relationships, publishing,health issues,marketing and consulting.We're in Chicago.My Home Town!
 
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9th Story Podcast
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On The 9th Story Podcast we discuss writing, stories, and storytelling with experts of all mediums, including books, movies, visual art, oral telling, TV, radio, audio drama, poetry, comics, and more. Created by Daniel Foytik, season 4 saw the addition of Jeanette Andromeda as co-host. Season five marked the addition of Immortal Alexander, who took over as Jeanette's co-host, with Daniel Foytik moving into an off air role as executive producer.
 
We are always looking for ways to amplify supporters' voices, hear your reflections on the big news stories of the moment, and connect our readers with our newsroom. We hope that this monthly podcast will enable us to do just this – providing a platform for journalists, Guardian supporters and industry experts to come together to discuss the issues that matter most. You can submit topic suggestions and questions to our team via email at weneedtotalkabout@theguardian.com. Do please leave us y ...
 
Named one of the Top 13 Most Influential Women in Goddess Spirituality - tune in to find out why! Wednesday or Thursday nites, hear Dr. Rev. Karen Tate, author, speaker, and teacher, discussing global and personal issues with a broad spectrum of advocates, visionaries and forward thinkers from a Divine Feminine, Right Brain point of view. Some call it the Feminine Consciousness or the shift away from patriarchal values. These are issues that could raise your consciousness or save the world. ...
 
A happy, hippie place where Magick with a "K" meets The Law Of Attraction.
 
Audio recordings of classic and contemporary poems read by poets and actors, delivered every day.
 
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Far Fetched Fables
Weekly
 
The Audio Fantasy Fiction Magazine
 
Cryptic Canticles brings you Bram Stoker's Dracula presented as a Radio Play, released on the days of the journal entries in podcast format. The text is taken from Bram Stoker's classic novel, but presented in character with enhanced audio and music effects.
 
The hall is dark and the overhead light flickers. Sounds echo, and there’s a creaking and clanging which gets louder as you stand there in the semi-dark.The elevator opens and you’re offered a ride.The Lift is an homage to great dramas of the past like Night Gallery and The Twilight Zone. The Lift is a 2016 and 2017 PARSEC Award Finalist, featuring dramatic readings of stories written by multiple writers.
 
Make learning about business fun - with comedy and satire - and start your working day with a smile!As the owner of multiple businesses myself, I interview some of the world's most successful (and secretive!) business people - and then I tell you all we have learnt.Get my FREE Daily Newsletter - packed with business tips and laughter - at MyNewsletter.online
 
Come obsess over A Song of Ice and Fire and Game of Thrones with us! Our show is an enthusiastic and heavily-detailed look at the past, present and future of Westeros and the realms beyond.
 
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Play For Voices
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Play for Voices is a podcast of international audio drama. Our show presents new productions of contemporary and classic audio plays from around the world, exploring their aesthetic, social, and political contexts through inventive, multilingual sound design and supplemental interviews with authors, translators, and other interesting people. We produce English-language plays and plays in English translation. Audio drama is a highly flexible dramatic form that encourages experimentation and e ...
 
Sam always wanted to explore space. And she is in space. Unfortunately she isn't exploring. She's archiving. Yep. Things can only get better, right?Listen each week as Sam navigates the pitfalls of space legislature, narrowly avoids 'detention', repeatedly fixes her broken down space-ship and glitching A.I. companion and... oh yes... discovers stuff.
 
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Read-Aloud Revival
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It’s hard to connect with our kids in today’s busy, noisy world, but reading aloud gives us a chance to be fully present. We equip and inspire you to make meaningful and lasting connections with your kids through stories.
 
Get ready for the new football season with this groundbreaking new series that explores how the evolution of today’s beautiful game begins at Barcelona 25 years ago with the pioneering ideas of Johan Cruyff and was taken on by the likes of Louis Van Gaal, Jose Mournino and Pep Guardiola. Over six weekly episodes, the Football Ramble's Marcus Speller along with a panel of experts, will take an in depth look six incredible matches that changed football and helped to define this footballing evo ...
 
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Science Talk
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Science Talk is a weekly science audio show covering the latest in the world of science and technology. Join Steve Mirsky each week as he explores cutting-edge breakthroughs and controversial issues with leading scientists and journalists. He is also an articles editor and columnist at Scientific American magazine. His column, "Antigravity," is one of science writing's great humor venues. Also check our daily podcast from Scientific American : "60-Second Science." To view all of our archived ...
 
All the podcasts from the Ricochet Audio Network in one place.
 
Culturezoo is an audio podcast brought to you by One Drawing a Day. Your hosts Levi Nunnink and Rosalyn Lee will read a comic, watch a movie, or read a book and discuss it in detail. Think of it like a book club but with movies and comics too. Being aspiring artists, we also will be sure to cover the artistic merits of whatever we're discussing.We keep everything family-friendly so kids are welcome to listen.
 
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TIME's The Brief
Daily
 
The stories you need to hear today, from Time.com. A SpokenEdition transforms written content into human-read audio you can listen to anywhere. It's perfect for times when you can't read - while driving, at the gym, doing chores, etc. Find more at www.spokenedition.com
 
The Intercept produces fearless, adversarial journalism, covering stories the mainstream media misses on national security, politics, criminal justice, technology, surveillance, privacy, and human rights. A SpokenEdition transforms written content into human-read audio you can listen to anywhere. It's perfect for times when you can't read - while driving, at the gym, doing chores, etc. Find more at www.spokenedition.com
 
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Artspeak Radio
Weekly
 
This podcast tracks the audio archives of Artspeak Radio, a program about the thriving visual arts and literary community in the Kansas City area. Hosts Maria Vasquez Boyd and Blair Schulman interview local artists, writers, and performers and let you know what’s going on with an arts events calendar.
 
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Iron Radio
Weekly
 
An audio library and podcast site for bodybuilding, sports nutrition, athletes and coaches.
 
“The ancient clock in the Land of Dreams struck thirteen, and the dreams, now free, soared back to Earth under first vesper’s light …" And so begins “The Thirteenth Hour,” a tale about dreams and wishes, wild hearts and childhood promises, and the quest to find the unsung hero that lies in all of us. It's also a story for everyone who has been told to get their heads out of the clouds and stop daydreaming. In this fairy tale for adults, a young man named Logan goes on a quest accompanied by ...
 
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The World
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Each weekday, host Marco Werman and his team of producers bring you the world's most interesting stories in an hour of radio that reminds us just how small our planet really is. PRI's The World is heard on over 300 stations across North America.
 
Every week, join award-winning narrator B.J. Harrison as he narrates the greatest stories the world has ever known. From the jungles of South America to the Mississippi Delta, from Victorian England to the Gothic castles of Eastern Europe, join us on a fantastic journey through the words of the world's greatest authors. Critically-acclaimed and highly recommended for anyone who loves a good story with plenty of substance.
 
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Off The Chain
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Since I am an author I will be discussing my books. I will also load up the shows with other authors, artists, and a menagerie of characters. Because of who I am one will never know what the show will bring. It keeps the suspense alive. You see I am not only an author, I am a person of action, whether it is an injustice that needs righting, education of the masses, or other off the chain subjects. I believe in discourse, but I do not believe in bashing. So all shows will be with respect - bu ...
 
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Novara Media
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Novara Media is an independent media organisation addressing the issues – from a crisis of capitalism to racism and climate change – that are set to define the 21st century. Within that context our goal is a simple one: to tell stories and provide analysis shaped by the political uncertainties of the age, elevating critical perspectives you’re unlikely to find elsewhere. Driven to build a new media for a different politics, our journalism is always politically committed; rather than seeking ...
 
The Free Beacon Podcast is the official podcast of the Washington Free Beacon, your favorite warmongering Kate Upton blog. Join moderator Elizabeth Harrington and panelists editor in chief Matthew Continetti, Free Beacon president Aaron Harison, staff writer Natalie Johnson, and other Free Beacon favorites as they talk about politics, national security, culture, elections, government, and the people that annoy them. We are on a mission to find an explanation of the moment, or something. Deca ...
 
Edited by bestselling anthologist John Joseph Adams, LIGHTSPEED is a Hugo Award-winning, critically-acclaimed digital magazine. In its pages, you'll find science fiction from near-future stories and sociological SF to far-future, star-spanning SF. Plus there's fantasy from epic sword-and-sorcery and contemporary urban tales to magical realism, science-fantasy, and folk tales. Each month, LIGHTSPEED brings you a mix of originals and reprints featuring a variety of authors, from the bestseller ...
 
Turn writing into more than a hobby, make it your career. Stephan Bugaj (Pixar's Brave, Wall-E, The Incredibles), Justin Sloan (Telltale's Game of Thrones, Walking Dead, and Minecraft: Story Mode), and Kevin Tumlinson (Citadel, Lucid, The 30-Day Author) give you their advice on writing for books, movies, video games and more, and occasionally try to sound smarter by having on amazing guests.
 
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The Lively Show
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The Lively show is a weekly podcast designed to uplift, inspire and add a little extra presence to your everyday.
 
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Books and Authors
Weekly
 
This podcast features Open Book and A Good Read. In Open Book Mariella Frostrup talks to authors about their work. In A Good Read Harriett Gilbert discusses favourite books.
 
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Morning Joe
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Join Joe Scarborough, Mika Brzezinski, and Willie Geist, for in-depth and informed discussions that help drive the day's political conversation. Top newsmakers, Washington insiders, journalists, and cultural influencers, come together on Morning Joe for unparalleled insight and analysis around the day's biggest stories.
 
Listen to A Closer Look and more in the audio edition of Late Night with Seth Meyers, weeknights at 12:35/11:35c on NBC.
 
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Return Home
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Return Home is a serialized comedy/horror story that follows Jonathan, Buddy, and Ami as they unravel the mysteries of Melancholy Falls. Isn't time for you to return home?
 
The key to learning Korean is staying motivated enough to learn the language. At TalkToMeInKorean.com, we provide you free lessons, fun video shows, and a store section that will keep you motivated and meet your Korean learning needs.
 
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SABLE
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What is line between reality and fantasy? What keeps us forever on the edge of sanity and insanity? If gods exist, do they care about us, or do they only wish to see our destruction? Sable is a single narrative horror podcast that asks these questions. Within this podcast, we will the death and rebirth of an endless amount of worlds, and the single, horrific thread that ties them all together. Curl up nice and tight, turn the lights low, and allow the Narrator to take you to a world where go ...
 
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AP Audio Stories
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The latest stories from The Associated Press
 
A selection of twenty hymns sung in this recording.
 
A sailing memoir written by seaman and adventurer Joshua Slocum, who was the first person to sail around the world alone, documents his epic solo circumnavigation. An international best-seller, the book became a great influence and inspiration to travelers from each corner of the globe. Additionally, Slocum is an example that through determination, courage and hard work any dream can easily become a reality. Written in a modern and conversational tone, the autobiographical account begins wit ...
 
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Audio Book Club
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Join Slate's critics for monthly discussions of new and important books. Read the book club selections and then listen in as our critics hold lively - and sometimes heated - debates about the works. Part of the Panoply Network.
 
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Nature Podcast
Weekly
 
The Nature Podcast brings you the best stories from the world of science each week. We cover everything from astronomy to zoology, highlighting the most exciting research from each issue of Nature journal. We meet the scientists behind the results and providing in-depth analysis from Nature's journalists and editors.
 
Follow the audio shiurim, lectures and speeches of Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, global religious leader, philosopher, author of over 30 books and moral voice for our time. Among other activity, Rabbi Sacks is currently the Ingeborg and Ira Rennert Global Distinguished Professor of Judaic Thought at New York University, the Kressel and Ephrat Family University Professor of Jewish Thought at Yeshiva University, and Professor of Law, Ethics and the Bible at King’s College London. Rabbi Sacks serv ...
 
Dis After Dark is a Disney podcast for grown ups. The show is an irreverent look at the Disney parks by 5 English blokes & a girl who really know Their stuff about the Disney parks & movies. If you like Disney you’ll love Dis After Dark. Disney Disney Disney Disney. Please check out our Patreon Page We are proud to be Sponsored by the following people HHN Unofficial.com If you are looking to book your next trip to WDW, Disney Land or a Disney Cruise, please visit our new Sponsor Wendy from M ...
 
Edited by bestselling, award-winning anthologist John Joseph Adams, NIGHTMARE is a digital magazine of horror and dark fantasy. In its pages, you will find all kinds of horror and dark fantasy, from zombie stories and haunted house tales, to visceral psychological horror. Every month NIGHTMARE will bring you a mix of original fiction and reprints, and featuring a variety of authors: from the bestsellers and award-winners you already know to the best new voices you haven't heard of yet. When ...
 
A multiple story, horror-themed audio storytelling podcast, spun off from Chilling Tales for Dark Nights and its popular YouTube channel of the same name. The show stars voice actor / illustrator Jason Hill, and the hand-picked work of dozens of accomplished independent and previously-published contributing authors.
 
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Included in this SpokenEdition: 1) Inside the Fiery Furnace: A Chaplain’s Harrowing Story of Survival in Paradise 2) The 10 Best Songs of 2018 3) 6 Ways to Instantly Be a More Positive Person 4) A New Peanut Allergy Drug Could Be a Promising Treatment for Children 5) CNN Says White House Will Restore Jim Acosta's Press Pass, But Warns Him to Fo ...…
 
May’s deal is the worst of all worlds. If there’s no general election, is it time to back a #PeoplesVote? Michael Walker is joined by Mike Galsworthy and Aaron Bastani.
 
The silhouettes of attendees are seen during an election night party for 2016 Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump at the Hilton Midtown hotel in N.Y., on Nov. 8, 2016. Photo: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg/Getty Images Google “is Trump racist?” and you’ll find that just within the lastweek, at least three major news outlets have taken on that ...…
 
A New Career In A New Town Part 2 of 3 . It was written and produced by Jeff Heimbuch It featured the vocal talents of Stepy Kamei, Cleve Nettles, and Jeff Heimbuch Original musical score by Kori Celeste LINKS:Website - www.returnhomepodcast.com Patreon - www.patreon.com/returnhomepodcast Facebook - www.facebook.com/returnhomepodcast Twitter - ...…
 
The Picture of Dorian Gray is a Gothic and philosophical novel by Oscar Wilde, first published complete in the July 1890 issue of Lippincott's Monthly Magazine. Fearing the story was indecent, the magazine's editor without Wilde's knowledge deleted roughly five hundred words before publication. Despite that censorship, The Picture of Dorian Gra ...…
 
You’ve been asking for one, and this year, we made it for you: a booklist of Christmas novels to read aloud. If you’re looking for stories that will shape and form your Advent and Christmas season, you’re in exactly the right place. On this brand new podcast episode, I’m sharing my favorite Christmas novels (and short stories, too) to read with ...…
 
Tonight on the show will Hollywood actually boycott Georgia, Stacey Abrams questions legitimacy of her election loss, is there a big White House shake up coming, there is a positive trend line for Republicans with the minority vote and how crowded with the Democratic field be in 2020. Join the conversation and comment on this podcast episode: h ...…
 
President Barack Obama was no fan of Fox News-and he didn't hide that fact. And there's no requirement for the White House to call on every reporter with press credentials. But is it a good idea for the White House to fight with CNN White House correspondent Jim Acosta? And how should the White House respond when reporters act in an arguably ou ...…
 
More great books at LoyalBooks.comBy Joshua Slocum.
 
A year ago, public protests in Iran put the future of that repressive regime in doubt. With new sanctions in place and protestors again taking to the street to demonstrate against economic conditions (and new US sanctions), will 2019 witness a sea change in the Persian Gulf? Abbas Milani, a Hoover research fellow and the Hamid & Christina Mogha ...…
 
Sponsored by Calm With good reason, people are wanting to know about Mohammed bin Salman, the crown prince in Saudi Arabia. Jay's guest today is Rami Khouri, a veteran journalist and teacher, associated with the American University of Beirut and the Kennedy School at Harvard. He talks about the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, whom he knew. And about ...…
 
Photo: BBC..An ex-con in Kentucky brewed up a medicinal tea sent from a friend in Peru. It causes hallucinations. CLIP: "I didn't come out of that garage for 6 days" Now he's a shaman, guiding people out of trauma. CLIP: "You gotta realize after that experience there I was on fire to learn how to brew this, and I wanted to bring this to America ...…
 
Benjamin suspected the Salvadoran gang Barrio 18 Revolucionarios would kill him when he asked permission to leave. He was 21 years old and had been in the gang for a decade. He was ready to die to get out. He had joined at age 12 because his world didn’t feel right. He thought the gang looked cool by comparison; it took him years to name the de ...…
 
Jim Geraghty of National Review and Greg Corombos of Radio America welcome the news the Republicans Ron DeSantis and Rick Scott are officially the winners in the hotly contested Florida races and that Broward County elections chief Brenda Snipes is resigning after 15 years of incompetence and worse. They also shake their heads as a retired U.S. ...…
 
Biased, narcissistic, third-rate clowns... but essential to a free nation. Plus Knowles on Thanksgiving. Join the conversation and comment on this podcast episode: https://ricochet.com/podcast/andrew-klavan-show/jim-look-at-me-im-jim-acosta-is-the-news-media/. Podcast listeners: Now become a Ricochet member for only $2.50 a month! Join and see ...…
 
Goo goo g'joob! As The Beatles (a.k.a., The White Album) reaches its 50th anniversary, the Young Americans take some time on a hard day's night to have a long and winding discussion about whether The Beatles really are the greatest band of all time (the answer is yes), and whether they still matter and should be in your life (the answer is also ...…
 
Need something to pass the time during a Thanksgiving road trip? In this special episode, the Heritage Foundation and National Constitution Center partnered to bring you a live Supreme Trivia event. Tune in to hear Team Jefferson and Team Madison go head to head in a competition about the Supreme Court's history, scandals, and more! Join the co ...…
 
The Commentary podcast welcomes Christine Rosen to the table to discuss the Democratic Party's efforts to cast doubt on the legitimacy of elections in Georgia. Also, Trump's bizarre interview with Fox News Channel's Chris Wallace. Join the conversation and comment on this podcast episode: https://ricochet.com/podcast/commentary-podcast/the-vote ...…
 
On today's Daily Standard podcast, reporters Andrew Egger and Haley Byrd go over President Trump's eyebrow-raising interview with Fox News's Chris Wallace, including his smears of former Navy SEAL Bill McRaven and his continued defenses of Saudi prince Mohammed bin Salman and discuss whether a 2020 primary challenge for the president has gotten ...…
 
Barbara Kingsolver, Northern Irish writing, India’s gay fiction
 
In this episode of the Bradley Lecture Series Podcast, Henry Nau discusses "Conservative internationalism: Armed diplomacy under Jefferson, Polk, Truman, and Reagan." Two schools of thought typically emerge when Americans debate their place in the world: a realist, nationalist school and a liberal internationalist school. In simple terms, they ...…
 
On this episode of the AEI Events Podcast, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) Administrator Neomi Rao visits AEI to discuss her office's role in a centralized approach to deregulation and the administration's regulatory reform agenda. AEI's John Yoo joins Administrator Rao in a conversation about how the president's emphasis on ...…
 
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