Audie Awards for 2007

The Audio Publishers Association (APA) recognizes excellence in audiobook publishing with the Audie Award announced each June. The awards are given in over twenty categories including fiction, nonfiction, mystery, humor, poetry, self-help, and inspirational.  The winners of the 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, and 2001 Audie Awards are also available online.


Audiobook of the Year
Inspired by... The Bible Experience: New Testament read by full cast (Zondervan Publishing), unabridged CD
Judges Award: Politics
Hubris by Michael Isikoff and David Corn, read by Stefan Rudnicki (Blackstone Audio), unabridged CD
Fiction, Abridged
Restless by William Boyd, read by Rosamund Pike (Audio Renaissance)
Fiction, Unabridged
Rise and Shine by Anna Quindlen, read by Carol Monda (Recorded Books), unabridged CD
Literary Fiction
The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield, read by Ruthie Henshall and Lynn Redgrave (Simon & Schuster Audio), unabridged CD
Mystery (Fiction)
Echo Park by Michael Connelly, read by Len Cariou (Hachette Audio), unabridged CD
Thriller/Suspense
The Dead Yard by Adrian McKinty, read by Gerard Doyle (Blackstone Audio), unabridged CD
Romance
If You Could See Me Now by Cecelia Ahern, read by Susan Lynch and Rupert Degas (Hyperion Audiobooks), unabridged CD
Science Fiction
The Stolen Child by Keith Donohue, read by Andy Paris and Jeff Woodman (Recorded Books), unabridged CD
Inspirational/Spiritual
The Angels of Morgan Hill by Donna VanLiere, read by Donna VanLiere (Audio Renaissance), unabridged CD
Classic
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, read by Sissy Spacek (Caedmon), unabridged CD
Non-Fiction, Abridged
The Beatles by Robert Spitz, read by Alfred Molina (Simon & Schuster Audio)
Non-Fiction, Unabridged
Narrow Dog to Carcassonne by Terry Darlington, read by Steve Hodson (ISIS Publishing)
Biography/Memoir
Teacher Man by Frank McCourt, read by the author (Simon & Schuster Audio), unabridged CD
Personal Development/Motivational
For the Love of a Dog: Understanding Emotion in You and Your Best Friend by Patricia McConnell, read by Ellen Archer (Tantor Media), unabridged CD
Business Information/Educational
The Long Tail by Chris Anderson, read by Christopher Nissley (Hyperion Audiobooks), unabridged eAudiobook
Children’s Titles for Ages Up to 8
Knuffle Bunny by Mo Willems, read by Mo, Cheryl and Trixie Willems (Weston Woods Studios)
Children’s Titles for Ages 8-11
Listening for Lions by Gloria Whelan, read by Bianca Amato (Recorded Books), unabridged CD
Children’s Titles for Ages 12+
Airborn by Kenneth Oppel, read by David Kelly and a full cast (Full Cast Audio), unabridged CD
Inspirational/Spiritual
Inspired by... The Bible Experience: New Testament read by full cast (Zondervan Publishing), unabridged CD
Humor
Spoiled Rotten America by Larry Miller, read by Larry Miller (Harper Audio)
Short Stories/Collections
This I Believe edited by Jay Allison and Dan Gediman, read by Bill Gates, Martha Graham, et al. (Audio Renaissance), CD
Original Work
Hasidic Williamsburg, Brooklyn (Men and Women CD 1 & 2) read by Joseph Piekarski and Pearl Gluck (Oversampling Inc./Soundwalk)
Solo-Narration – Male
Peter and the Shadow Thieves by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson, read by Jim Dale (Brilliance Audio), unabridged MP3-CD
Solo-Narration - Female
Telegraph Days by Larry McMurtry, read by Annie Potts (Simon & Schuster Audio), unabridged CD
Narration by Author or Authors
The Tortilla Curtain by T. C. Boyle, ready by the author (Blackstone Audio), unabridged CD
Multi-Voiced Performance
World War Z by Max Brooks, read by Max Brooks and a full cast (Random House Audio), CD
Audio Drama
Radio Theatre's The Life of Jesus by Paul McCusker, read by Richard O'Callaghan, Adam Godley, Geoffrey Palmer, Robert Hardy and a full cast (Tyndale/Focus on the Family)
Audiobook Adapted From Another Medium
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: Quintessential Phase V by Douglas Adams, read by Simon Jones, Geoffrey McGivern and a full cast (BBC Audiobooks America)
Package Design
The Golden Compass, Tenth Anniversary Edition by Philip Pullman, read by Philip Pullman and a full cast (Listening Library/Random House Audio)
Achievement in Production
The Goose Girl by Shannon Hale, read by Cynthia Bishop and a full cast (Full Cast Audio)
Spanish Language
Angeles y Demonios by Dan Brown, read by Raúl Amundaray (FonoLibro), unabridged CD