Listen Up Awards for 2013

Listen Up Awards are selected each January by the audio editors of Publishers Weekly. A list of winners in all categories of the 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, and 2001 Listen Up Awards is available.

Audio Book of the Year Read by the Author
Fiction Full Cast Production
Nonfiction Audio Book Reader of the Year
Classics  

Audio Book of the Year

Bruce by Peter Ames Carlin, read by Bobby Cannavale (Simon & Schuster Audio)

The Interestings by Meg Wolitzer, read by Jen Tullock (Penguin Audio), unabridged CD

Letter from Birmingham Jail by Martin Luther King Jr., read by Dion Graham (Mission Audio)

Pete Seeger: The Storm King by Pete Seeger, read by the author (Hachette Audio), unabridged CD

The Tell-Tale Start by Gordon McAlpine, read by Arte Johnson (Listening Library), unabridged CD

The Woman Upstairs by Claire Messud, read by Cassandra Campbell (Random House Audio), unabridged CD and eAudiobook

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Fiction

Close My Eyes by Sophie McKenzie, read by Marisa Calin (MacmiUan Audio), unabridged CD

The Diviners by Libba Bray, read by January La Voy (Listening Library), eAudiobook

Evil Eye: Four Novellas of Love Gone Wrong by Joyce Carol Oates, read by Donna Postel, Luci Christian, Chris Patton, and Tamara Marston (HighBridge Audio), unabridged CD

Heartburn by Nora Ephron, read by Meryl Streep (Random House Audio), unabridged CD

The Interestings by Meg Wolitzer, read by Jen Tullock (Penguin Audio), unabridged CD

The Kill Room by Jeffery Deaver, read by James Snyder, January La Voy, and Edoardo Ballerini (Hachette Audio), unabridged CD

Man Made Boy by Jon Skovron, read by the author (Listening Library)

Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan, read by Ari Fliakos (MacmiUan Audio), unabridged CD and eAudiobook

The Tell-Tale Start by Gordon McAlpine, read by Arte Johnson (Listening Library), unabridged CD

The Woman Upstairs by Claire Messud, read by Cassandra Campbell (Random House Audio), unabridged CD and eAudiobook

Zombies: A Record of the Year of Infection by Don Roff, read by Stephen R. Thorne (AudioGo), unabridged CD

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Nonfiction

Afterlife: What You Really Want to Know About Heaven and the Hereafter by Hank Hanegraaff, read by John Gauger (Oasis Audio)

America Again: Re-Becoming the Greatness We Never Weren't by Stephen Colbert, read by the author, with Tim Meadows and Jordin Ruderban (Hachette Audio), unabridged CD

Bruce by Peter Ames Carlin, read by Bobby Cannavale (Simon & Schuster Audio)

Confessions of a Sociopath: A Life Spent Hiding in Plain Sight by M.E. Thomas, read by Bernadette Sullivan (Random House Audio), unabridged CD

Every Day Is an Atheist Holiday! by Penn Jillette, read by the author (Brilliance Audio)

I Declare: 31 Promises to Speak Over Your Life by Joel Osteen, read by the author (Hachette Audio), unabridged CD

In the Eye of the Storm: Jesus Knows How You Feel by Max Lucado, read by Ben Holland (Oasis Audio), unabridged CD

Letter from Birmingham Jail by Martin Luther King Jr., read by Dion Graham (Mission Audio)

The Miracle of Mindfulness: An Introduction to the Practice of Meditation by Thich Nhat Hanh, read by John Lee (Tantor Media), unabridged CD

Mom & Me & Mom by Maya Angelou, read by the author (Random House Audio), unabridged CD

Pandora's Lunchbox: How Processed Food Took Over the American Meal by Melanie Warner, read by Ann Marie Lee (Tantor Media), unabridged CD

Pete Seeger: The Storm King by Pete Seeger, read by the author (Hachette Audio), unabridged CD

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Classics

Barry Lyndon by William Makepeace Thackeray, read by Jonathan Keeble (Naxos AudioBooks), unabridged CD

Carrie by Stephen King, read by Sissy Spacek (Random House Audio), unabridged CD

Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy, read by Neville Jason (Naxos AudioBooks), unabridged CD

Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare, read by a full cast (Blackstone Audio)

The Thing on the Doorstep and Other Stories by H.P. Lovecraft, read by William Roberts (Naxos AudioBooks), unabridged CD

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum, read by Tavia Gilbert (Tantor Media), eAudiobook

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Read by the Author

America Again: Re-Becoming the Greatness We Never Weren't by Stephen Colbert (Hachette Audio), unabridged CD

Every Day Is an Atheist Holiday! by Penn Jillette (Brilliance Audio)

Man Made Boy by Jon Skovron (Listening Library)

Mom & Me & Mom by Maya Angelou (Random House Audio), unabridged CD

Pete Seeger: The Storm King by Pete Seeger (Hachette Audio), unabridged CD

Still Foolin' 'Em: Where I've Been, Where I'm Going, and Where the Hell Are My Keys? by Billy Crystal (Macmillan Audio), unabridged CD

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Full Cast Production

The Cleansed by Frederick Greenhalgh (Blackstone Audio), unabridged CD

Earth Afire by Orson Scott Card and Aaron Johnston (Macmillan Audio), unabridged CD

The Power Trip by Jackie Collins(MacMillan Audio), unabridged CD

Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare, (Blackstone Audio)

Spider-Man: Drowned in Thunder by Christopher L. Bennett (GraphicAudio)

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Audio Book Reader of the Year

Cassandra Campbell for The Woman Upstairs (Random House Audio), unabridged CD and eAudiobook

Bobby Cannavale for Bruce (Simon & Schuster Audio)

Arte Johnson for The Tell-Tale Start (Listening Library), unabridged CD

January La Voy for The Kill Room (Hachette Audio), unabridged CD and The Diviners (Listening Library), eAudiobook

Pete Seeger for Pete Seeger: The Storm King (Hachette Audio), unabridged CD

Jen Tullock for The Interestings (Penguin Audio), unabridged CD

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