Recommended Audio Books

With so many audio books available for download, it can be difficult to know which audio book you should listen to next. The below list of recommended audio books are my personal favorites. Each audio book is available for download from Audible, the world’s largest provider of digital audio books. I feel confident recommending these audio books because not only did I love them, but they have excellent reviews and ratings on Audible.

Recommended Audio Books – Fiction

A Dirty Job – Christopher Moore

Duma Key – Stephen King

The Count of Monte Cristo - Alexandre Dumas

The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo – Stieg Larsson

The Girl Who Played With Fire – Stieg Larsson

The Girl Who Kicked The Hornet’s Nest – Stieg Larsson

The Green Mile – Stephen King

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows

The Help – Kathryn Stockett

Kill Alex Cross - James Patterson

The Kite Runner – Khaled Hosseini

Memoirs Of A Geisha – Arthur Golden

Middlesex – Jeffrey Eugenides

Pillars of the Earth – Ken Follett

The Power of One – Bryce Courtenay

Under the Dome – Stephen King

Water For Elephants – Sara Gruen

World Without End – Ken Follett

Recommended Audio Books - Non-Fiction

Angela’s Ashes – Frank McCourt

Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life – Barbara Kingsolver

Beautiful Boy: A Father’s Journey Through His Son’s Meth Addiction – David Sheff

Bossypants – Tina Fey

The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine – Michael Lewis

Born to Run – Christopher McDougall

Crush It! Why NOW Is the Time to Cash In on Your Passion – Gary Vaynerchuk

Freakonomics: Revised Edition – Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner

Ghost in the Wires - Kevin Mitnick

The Glass Castle – Jeanette Walls

Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly – Anthony Bourdain

Life – Keith Richards

Matterhorn – Karl Marlantes

Open: An Autobiography – Andre Agassi

Outliers: The Story of Success – Malcolm Gladwell

Steve Jobs - Walter Isaacson

Stones Into Schools – Greg Mortenson

Stories I Only Tell My Friends - Rob Lowe

The Snowball: Warren Buffett and the Business of Life – Alice Schroeder

Three Cups of Tea – Greg Mortenson

The Tipping Point – Malcolm Gladwell

Unbroken – Laura Hillenbrand

What the Dog Saw: And Other Adventures – Malcolm Gladwell

When You Are Engulfed In Flames – David Sedaris

If you do decide to download any of the above audio books from Audible, be sure to look into the Audible Gold Membership. This membership plan is a very economical way to listen to audio books, and currently has two special introductory offers: either you can download one free audio books as part of a free 14-day trial, or you can download an audio book for $7.49 per month for the first three months.