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NPR [Eds.] People We Meet: Unforgettable Conversations A bite-sized collection of some of NPR's most meaningful on-air interviews over the years, each introduced by the radio host who conducted them. Read by Melissa Block, David Greene, Rachel Martin, Guy Raz, Scott Simon, et al. HighBridge Audio Audio Program Trade Ed.: CD ISBN 9781622313884 $22.95 (also DD) Library Ed.: CD ISBN 9781622313907 $50.00 Release date: May 20 BEATRIZ WILLIAMS The Secret Life of Violet Grant A young woman in 1960s New York delves into her family's past. This new novel from the author of Overseas and A Hundred Summers might be a good candidate for your summer beach listen. Read by Kathleen McInerney Penguin Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: DD ISBN 9780698153479 $39.95 Dreamscape Library Ed.: CD ISBN 9781629236599 $59.99 Release date: May 27 DAVID JAMES POISSANT The Heaven of Animals Short story fans should check out this acclaimed debut collection from Florida author David James Poissant. Read by Multiple Narrators Recorded Books Unabridged Library Ed.: CD ISBN 9781490614250 $77.75 (also DD) Release date: June 1 STEPHEN KING Mr. Mercedes One thing's for certain—master narrator Will Patton will up the creepy factor of King's latest thriller with what's sure to be an intense reading! Read by Will Patton Simon & Schuster Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD ISBN 9781442369788 $39.99 (also DD) Release date: June 3 HERMAN KOCH Summer House with Swimming Pool Koch's The Dinner was a runaway hit— Summer House with Swimming Pool promises more psychological drama. Read by Peter Berkrot Brilliance Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD ISBN 9781480543799 $29.99 (also MP3, DD) Library Ed.: CD ISBN 9781480543829 $74.97 (also MP3) Release date: June 3 CRISTINA HENRIQUEZ The Book of Unknown Americans The Latin American immigrant community is at the center of this novel about love, family, and destiny. Read by Multiple Narrators Random House Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD ISBN 9780804191425 $40.00 (also DD) Books on Tape Library Ed.: CD ISBN 9780904191449 $40.00 Release date: June 3 LISA SEE China Dolls We've had good things to say about Lisa See's historical fiction, including her novel, Shanghai Girls. China Dolls is set in San Francisco in 1938, on the cusp of WWII. Read by Jodi Long Random House Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD ISBN 9780385394154 $45.00 (also DD) Books on Tape Library Ed.: CD ISBN 9780385394178 $45.00 Release date: June 3 HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON Hard Choices Will she or won't she? While America waits for the answer, listeners can dive into this memoir of Clinton's years as Secretary of State. Reader TBA Simon & Schuster Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD ISBN 9781442367043 $49.99 (also DD) Release date: June 10 CHEVY STEVENS That Night A new gripping thriller from the author of Still Missing and Never Knowing. Read by Jorjeana Marie Blackstone Audiobooks Unabridged Trade: CD ISBN 9781482993257 $34.95 (also DD) Library: CD ISBN 9781482993233 $105.00 (also MP3) Release date: June 17 SUE MILLER The Arsonist Author Sue Miller is a skilled narrator— we awarded Earphones to her last novel and said, "As narrator, Miller performs with the expertise that arises from her intimate awareness of every nuance." Read by Sue Miller Random House Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD ISBN 9780307876010 $35.00 (also DD) Books on Tape Library Ed.: CD ISBN 9780307876034 $35.00 Release date: June 24 Editors' Picks The Most Intriguing Upcoming Releases in June & July 2014 Editors' Picks E-newsletter! Sign up at June/July 2014 ■ 15

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