Audiobooks for Women’s History Month

Listen to some new titles in our collection

audio booksMarch is Women’s History Month, and in celebration of women authors, we’ve purchased a slew of new audiobooks described in the Huffington Post as “21 Books From The Last 5 Years That Every Woman Should Read.”

Here is the list with links to the Libraries’ audiobook copies. Many of them are available in the Libraries’ print collection as well (or will be soon). For reviews, see the Huffington Post article.

1 Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

2 Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng

3 The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

4 Land of Love and Drowning by Tiphanie Yanique

5 Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay

6 Boy, Snow, Bird by Helen Oyeyemi

7 Her by Christa Parravani

8 Drink by Ann Dowsett Johnston (not available to libraries in audiobook)

9 The Lifeboat by Charlotte Rogan

10 NW by Zadie Smith

11 Swamplandia! by Karen Russell

12 Ten Thousand Saints by Eleanor Henderson

13 How Should A Person Be? by Sheila Heti

14 Room by Emma Donoghue

15 The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

16 Bossypants by Tina Fey

17 Behind The Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo

18 The Orchardist by Amanda Coplin

19 Wild by Cheryl Strayed

20 The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri

21 Yes Please by Amy Poehler