Audie Awards for 2002

The Audio Publishers Association (APA) recognizes excellence in audiobook publishing with the Audie Award. The awards are given in over twenty categories including fiction, nonfiction, mystery, humor, poetry, self-help, and inspirational.  The winners of the 2001 Audie Awards are also available online.


Fiction, Abridged
The Corrections by Jonathan Franzen, read by Dylan Baker (Simon & Schuster Audio)
Fiction, Unabridged
The Talisman by Stephen King and Peter Straub, read by Frank Muller (Simon & Schuster Audio)
Mystery, Fiction
Tell No One by Harlan Coben, read by Steven Weber (Random House Audio)
Classic, Fiction
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith, read by Kate Burton (Harper Audio)
Non-Fiction, Abridged
John Adams by David McCullough, read by Edward Herrmann (Simon & Schuster Audio)
Non-Fiction, Unabridged
John Adams by David McCullough, read by Nelson Runger (Recorded Books), unabridged CD
Personal Development/Motivational
Self Matters by Philip C. McGraw, read by Philip C. McGraw (Simon & Schuster Audio)
Business Information/Educational
Rich Dad's Rich Kid Smart Kid by Robert T. Kiyosaki with Sharon L. Lechter, C.P.A, read by Jim Ward with commentary by Robert T. Kiyosaki (Time Warner AudioBooks)
Children's Titles For Ages 0-7
Ballet Stories: Coppelia, Giselle, Sleeping Beauty, the Nutcracker, Swan Lake by David Angus, read by Jenny Agutter (Naxos Audiobooks)
Children's Titles For Ages 8+
The Amber Spyglass by Philip Pullman, read by the author and a full cast (Listening Library), unabridged CD
Inspirational/Spiritual
NIV Audio Bible New Testament read by various narrators (Zondervan), unabridged CD
Humor
Napalm and Silly Putty by George Carlin, read by George Carlin (HighBridge Audio), CD
Poetry
The Best-Loved Poems of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis by various authors, read by Caroline Kennedy, Claire Bloom, Daniel Davis, and others (Hyperion Audiobooks)unabridged CD
Short Stories/Collections
Blood: Stories of Life and Death from the Civil War by Ulysses S. Grant, Abraham Lincoln and others, read by Christopher Graybill, Colleen Delany, Grover Gardner, and others (Listen & Live Audio)
Original Work
Life and Works of Chopin by Jeremy Siepmann, read by Jeremy Siepmann with Anton Lesser, Neville Jason, and others (Naxos AudioBooks)
Solo Narration - Male
Coldheart Canyon by Clive Barker, read by Frank Muller (Harper Audio), unabridged CD
Solo Narration - Female
My Dream of You by Nuala O'Faolain, read by Dearbhla Molloy (Simon & Schuster Audio)
Narration - Author or Authors
Ava's Man by Rick Bragg, read by Rick Bragg (Random House Audio)
Multi-Voiced Performance
The Amber Spyglass by Philip Pullman, read by the author and a full cast (Listening Library), unabridged CD
Audiobook Adapted from Another Medium
The Zebra-Striped Hearse by Ross Macdonald, read by Harris Yulin (Audio Partners Publishing Corp.)
Fiction or Non-Fiction, Licensed or Distributed
The Family Frying Pan by Bryce Courtenay, read by Humphrey Bower (Bolinda Audio Books)
Package Design
The Caedmon Short Story Colletion by varous autors, read by various narrators (Harper Audio), CD
Achievement and Innovation in Production
The Amber Spyglass by Philip Pullman, read by the author and a full cast (Listening Library), unabridged CD