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The Year in Audiobooks 2013

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Mystery & Suspense BEST AUDIOBOOKS CRITICAL MASS Sara Paretsky Read by Susan Ericksen (Brilliance Audio) If you've been living in a cave with no media connections, you might not know that Robert Galbraith, author of The Cuckoo's Calling, is really J.K. Rowling. This is her second book for adults. Narrator Robert Glenister is the star— he's just right in this noir-ish mystery with a hard-boiled softie at its center. Craig Johnson's Walt Longmire series is the inspiration for A&E's show "Longmire," but fans know the audiobooks are much different—and better! This is thanks to narrator George Guidall's perfect character portrayals. Guidall's depiction of Walt Longmire brings the hardheaded, tough yet emotional Wyoming sheriff to life. Johnson's characters and Guidall's impeccable performance are what make A Serpent's Tooth work so well. 20 20 The Year in Audiobooks 2013 THE CUCKOO'S CALLING Robert Galbraith UN Read by Robert Glenister (Hachette Audio) UN THE FIRE WITNESS Lars Kepler Read by Mark Bramhall (Macmillan Audio) UN THE GOOD COP Brad Parks Read by Adam Verner (Dreamscape) UN HIS MAJESTY'S HOPE Susan Elia MacNeal Read by Susan Duerden (Random House Audio/ Books on Tape) UN HOW THE LIGHT GETS IN Louise Penny Read by Ralph Cosham (Macmillan Audio) LEAVING EVERYTHING MOST LOVED Jacqueline Winspear Read by Orlagh Cassidy (Harper Audio) MURDER AND MENDELSSOHN Kerry Greenwood UN UN Read by Stephanie Daniel (Bolinda Audio) UN NOS4A2 Joe Hill Read by Kate Mulgrew (Harper Audio) UN THE REDEEMER Jo Nesbø Read by John Lee (Random House Audio/ Books on Tape) UN A SERPENT'S TOOTH Craig Johnson Read by George Guidall (Recorded Books) UN

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