Audiobooks

Audiobook alert! Listen to Land Matters by Tembeka Ngcukaitobi

The audiobook of Land Matters by Tembeka Ngcukaitobi is out now!

Listen to an excerpt from The Dictionary of Lost Words – a lyrical and thought-provoking celebration of words and the power of language to shape the world

Penguin Random House has shared an excerpt from the audiobook of Pip Williams’s delightful debut The Dictionary of Lost Words, read by Pippa Bennett-Warner.

One family. One unforgettable night. Listen to an excerpt from Malibu Rising by bestselling author Taylor Jenkins Reid

‘If summer could somehow fit into a book, then you’d find it in Malibu Rising’ – Oprah Daily. Listen to an excerpt from Malibu Rising by Taylor Jenkins Reid, read by Julia Whelan.

Find out more about Gabriela Garcia’s debut novel Of Women and Salt – an instant New York Times bestseller (PLUS: Audiobook excerpt)

Gabriela Garcia’s Of Women and Salt is a sweeping, masterful debut about a daughter’s fateful choice, a mother motivated by her own past, and a family legacy that begins in Cuba before either of them were born.

Listen to an excerpt from Christian Cantrell’s Scorpion – a fast-paced near future thriller that will mess with your head

Scorpion by Christian Cantrell – a gripping international cat-and-mouse thriller with an ending you won’t see coming …

Listen to an excerpt from Listening Still, a delicious new novel about a young woman who can hear the dead – a talent that is both a gift and a curse

Listen to an excerpt from the audiobook of Anne Griffin’s novel Listening Still, read by Niall Buggy.

Listen to an excerpt from the audiobook of The Prophets, the debut novel by Robert Jones Jr

Robert Jones Jr’s debut novel The Prophets has become an instant New York Times bestseller. Listen to the audiobook excerpt below to find out what all the buzz is about!

Now available as audiobook! The Krugersdorp Cult Killings: Inside Cecilia Steyn’s Reign of Terror by Jana Marx

Great news for fans of true crime and real-life South African stories! Jana Marx’s explosive exposé of convicted murderer Cecilia Steyn is now available as audiobook.

Preview the bestselling audiobook of Ready Player Two by Ernest Cline, read by Wil Wheaton

Penguin Random House has shared an excerpt from Ready Player Two by Ernest Cline, read by Wil Wheaton!

Listen to an excerpt from Ian Rankin’s new Rebus novel A Song for the Dark Times – one of the must-read books of the year

A Song for the Dark Times by Ian Rankin is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

Listen to an excerpt from Luster, Raven Leilani’s razor sharp, darkly comic, sexually charged and socially disruptive debut novel

Listen to an excerpt from the audiobook of Luster, Raven Leilani’s razor sharp, darkly comic, sexually charged and socially disruptive debut novel.

Listen to an excerpt from the audiobook of Shuggie Bain, the Booker Prize-winning debut novel by Douglas Stuart

Douglas Stuart’s Shuggie Bain is the talk of the town, after it was recently awarded the 2020 Booker Prize.

[Listen] Enjoy this audiobook excerpt from These Are Not Gentle People by Andrew Harding

Land. Race. Murder. Betrayal. These Are Not Gentle People is the true story of a case that broke a South African town – by BBC Africa Correspondent Andrew Harding.

Listen to an excerpt from Susanna Clarke’s new novel Piranesi, read by Chiwetel Ejiofor

Jonathan Ball Publishers has shared an excerpt from the audiobook of Piranesi – the new novel from Susanna Clarke, the bestselling author of Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell.

Listen to an extract from The Last Trial by Scott Turow, a masterful courtroom thriller that unfolds in page-turning suspense

Pan Macmillan has shared an audiobook excerpt from The Last Trial by Scott Turow!

‘It was a strange time …’ Listen to an excerpt from the audiobook of The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

Love Vera? Love Shetland? Love audiobooks? Listen to an excerpt from The Long Call, the first in a new series by Ann Cleeves

Pan Macmillan has shared an excerpt from The Long Call, the captivating first novel in a brand new series from the bestselling creator of Vera and Shetland, Ann Cleeves.

Settle back, close your eyes and listen to a South African audiobook from Pan Macmillan

In these unsettling times, what greater pleasure than relaxing to the soothing tones of your favourite book being read aloud? As an …

Irna van Zyl’s highly anticipated third crime novel Blood Stone is now available in English, Afrikaans and as an audiobook

All hell breaks loose when Detective Storm van der Merwe’s mom is pushed under a train in Irna van Zyl’s latest crime novel, Blood Stone.