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BARACK OBAMA A Promised Land Obama's first post-presidential memoir is a must-listen, especially in his own voice. Read by Barack Obama Random House Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD ISBN 9780525633716 $65.00 (also DD) Books on Tape Library Ed.: DD ISBN 9780525633747 $95.00 Release date: November 17 NEIL GAIMAN Pirate Stew For the youngest listeners, a fantastically silly pirate adventure featuring ship's cook Long John McRon. Little ones will want to hear this one again and again (and again). Read by Neil Gaiman Harper Audio Unabridged Ages 4-6 Trade Ed.: DD ISBN 9780063028258 $1.99 Release date: December 1 LESLIE BRODY Sometimes You Have to Lie: The Life and Times of Louise Fitzhugh, Renegade Author of Harriet the Spy This biography of the author of the Harriet the Spy books should be fascinating, especially as delivered by Golden Voice Suzanne Toren. Read by Suzanne Toren Hachette Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: DD ISBN 9781549187308 $25.98 Release date: December 1 MICHAEL ERIC DYSON Long Time Coming: Reckoning with Race in America Dyson's latest adds to the compelling body of work about race and racism in America. Reader TBA Macmillan Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD ISBN 9781250808417 $28.99 (also DD) Release date: December 1 TINA TURNER Happiness Becomes You She's simply the best, and anyone who's ever been a fan of the singer will want to hear this new memoir. Read by Adrienne Warren Simon & Schuster Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: DD ISBN 9781797113364 $17.00 Release date: December 1 EOMA OLUO Mediocre: The Dangerous Legacy of White Male America From the author of So You Want to Talk About Race, a timely reexamination of American history. Read by Ijeoma Oluo Hachette Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: DD ISBN 9781549150302 $25.98 Release date: December 1 DENISE WILLIAMS How to Fail at Flirting A professor steps outside of her comfort zone to take a chance on finding love in this romance narrated by Golden Voice January LaVoy. Read by January LaVoy Penguin Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: DD ISBN 9780593291191 $17.50 Books on Tape Library Ed.: DD ISBN 9780593291207 $66.50 Release date: December 1 JANE SMILEY Perestroika in Paris Smiley is a perennial favorite; the Perestroika of the title is a racehorse, and in this novel, she explores Paris in the company of a dog, two ducks, a raven, and a young boy. Read by Suzanne Toren Recorded Books Unabridged Library Ed.: CD ISBN 9781501956676 $123.75 (also DD) Release date: December 1 DEESHA PHILYAW The Secret Lives of Church Ladies This 2020 National Book Award finalist in fiction arrives on audio just in time to add it to your listening list for the new year. Read by Janina Edwards Tantor Media Unabridged Trade Ed.: DD ISBN 9781705268810 $34.95 Release date: December 29 F. SCOTT FITZGERALD The Great Gatsby Actor Sean Astin narrates a new recording of Fitzgerald's classic. Read by Sean Astin Dreamscape Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD ISBN 9781662043512 $39.99 (also DD, MP3, PRE) Release date: January 1 Editors' Picks New Releases Online! Hundreds of upcoming titles at Tina Turner photo by Vera Tammen Trunk Archive 8 n AudioFile/ Tina Turner

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