Marine Corps Marathon 2016 staff
Visit Us at the 2018 Marine Corps Marathon

I’ve never run a marathon before; probably the farthest I’ve ever run is two miles max! I’m in awe of marathon runners and find them incredibly fearless and inspiring, so I am super excited and proud to be part of the Penguin Random House Audio team as we support the 2018 Marine Corps Marathon (MCM). READ MORE

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This is the Author Cristen Conger & Caroline Ervin, Jill Soloway, Glory Edim
This is the Author | Cristen Conger & Caroline Ervin, Jill Soloway, and Glory Edim

In this episode meet Cristen Conger & Caroline Ervin, authors of Unladylike, Jill Soloway, author of She Wants It, and Glory Edim, author of Well-Read Black Girl. You’ll be prepared to smash (glass) ceilings, defy gender roles, and support diverse voices after listening to these authors share both their own inspiring stories – and those of other rabble rousers and role models. And, find out which author’s narration experience taught her that she needs to do a few more core strength exercises.

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This is the Author Alexia Vernon, Mya Spalter, Rachel Marie Martin
This is the Author | Alexia Vernon, Mya Spalter, and Rachel Marie Martin

In this episode meet Alexia Vernon, author of Step Into Your Moxie, Mya Spalter, author of Enchantments, and Rachel Marie Martin, author of The Brave Art of Motherhood. Listen in as these experts lead you on a path of transformation and empowerment whether you’re seeking professional, spiritual or personal advice and inspiration. And, find out why one author’s dream narrator would actually be a full cast of wonderful, strong women.

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Bully Prevention Month
8 Audiobooks to Share During Bullying Prevention Month

Of the many things kids of all ages and backgrounds face every day, bullying, unfortunately, is one of the most prevalent shared experiences. In a large-scale effort to address the issue, October has been designated National Bullying Prevention Month. READ MORE

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October Debut Audiobooks
October Debuts: Stories of Connection

Some of this month’s collection of debut audiobooks are true stories; some are fictional. Some are stories for kids. Some are for adults. But they all share one thing: They’re all stories of connection, to yourself, to others, or to the world around you. READ MORE

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Horror Audios to Keep You Up At Night

Is it a challenge to find a story that really frightens you? Look no further than these truly scary audio tales perfect for the Halloween season.You never know who—or what—could be lurking in the next chapter. READ MORE

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This is the Author with Markus Zusak, Matt de la Pena, and Nic Stone
This is the Author | Markus Zusak, Matt de la Peña, and Nic Stone

In this episode meet bestselling kids and young adult authors Markus Zusak, Matt de la Peña, and Nic Stone. You’ll hear how their own pasts each inspired them to write their latest stories, whether it’s from an idea that came to one author twenty years ago, to the book one author wishes she had as a guidepost when she was in high school – and of course, why it’s so important for kids to be able to see and hear themselves in books. Plus, from Jim Dale to one’s own brother, hear who their dream narrators might be.

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This is the Author with Jedidiah Jenkins, Heather Havrilesky, and Scott Harrison
This is the Author | Jedidiah Jenkins, Heather Havrilesky, and Scott Harrison

In this episode meet Jedidiah Jenkins, author of To Shake the Sleeping Self, Heather Havrilesky, author of What Is This Were Enough?, and Scott Harrison, author of Thirst. They address the big questions so many of us ask ourselves every day: What is my purpose? Who am I meant to be? And how can I lead a meaningful life that positively impacts others? The personal stories shared in this episode will leave you thinking about positive ways to make change and feel good about yourself. Not to mention, find out which author’s dream narrator pick has a voice that’s “buttery and dangerous.”

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Frankenstein Adaptations for Halloween
Adaptations of Frankenstein are Must-Listens

October really is the month when everyone goes nuts for spooky stories. One of those is a classic spine-tingling tale that has inspired countless adaptations: Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. READ MORE

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