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5 Great Audiobooks To Listen To Right Now!

Written by Calissa Kirilenko. Published: April 26 2020
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You probably have a lot of spare time on your hands right now. Maybe you’re spending it trying new recipes, starting that blog you never got to, or re-organizing your closet. Whatever it is you’re up to, it’s nice to have a  friendly voice around, and audiobooks are a great option to try. Yes, podcasts are awesome too, but audiobooks are longer, taking you out of current reality, and usually have a soothing voice.


If you’re new to the world of audiobooks, here are some great options for your first listen!


1. If you love a good fiction book:Daisy Jones and The Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid


Enter the world of love and rock and roll. Set in the '70s, an up-and-coming band called “the six” and a young singer named Daisy Jones come together to create an unforgettable story of music. Narrated by familiar voices such as Jennifer Beals andJudy Greer, the book is soon to be a 13-episode series on Amazon.



2. If you love a good autobiography:Becoming by Michelle Obama


There’s not a single voice more soothing than Michelle Obamanarrating her own autobiography. If you’re interested in all the behind-the-scenes of being the First Lady, her childhood, and being married to Barack Obama, this one’s for you. It is definitely an interesting listen. Netflix just announced a documentary based on the book.



3. If you want some self-help: You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life by Jen Sincero


A blunt, to-the-point guide on how to live your best life. Narrated by the author herself, Jen Sincero shares hilarious and inspiring stories, exercises, and the occasional curse word.



4. If you’re looking for romance: The UnHoneymooners by Christina Lauren


If you feel like being swept away to the beaches of Maui, listening to the lives of two sisters who couldn’t be more opposite, and unexpected romance during wedding season. Then press play on this modern tale, and enjoy!



5. If you want a suspenseful thriller:One of Us is Lying by Karen M. McManus


If you were a fan of "Pretty Little Liars", you’ll love this book. It’s the story of five strangers who walk into detention and only four walk out alive… It’s a Clue-like whodunnit that will keep you enthralled throughout.


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Happy listening!