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Editors' Picks The Most Intriguing Upcoming Releases in October & November 2012 DENNIS LEHANE Live by Night Lehane takes on the Roaring Twenties in his novel of the rise and fall of a Prohibition-era gangster. Read by Clarke Peters Harper Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD Release date: October 2 STEPHEN COLBERT America Again Colbert gives America an audio kick in the pants with this satirical "where we went wrong" treatise. A great listen for anyone who likes to poke fun at political extremism on both sides of the aisle. Read by Stephen Colbert and a Full Cast Hachette Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD Release date: October 2 LOIS LOWRY Son Read by Bernadette Dunne Listening Library Unabridged Young Adult Trade Ed.: CD Library Ed.: CD Release date: October 2 ROBERT OLEN BUTLER The Hot Country Read by Ray Chase HighBridge Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD Library Ed.: CD Release date: October 2 LOUISE ERDRICH The Round House When a woman is attacked on a Ojibwe reservation, her frustrated son sets out to get some answers of his own. Read by Gary Farmer Harper Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: DD Release date: October 2 ISBN 9780062204943 $24.99 All the best thriller elements—exotic loca- tions, forbidden love, sniper assassinations, and shady German officials—combine in this crime novel of Christopher Marlowe Cobb, swashbuckling American war correspondent extraordinaire. ISBN 9781611749571 $34.95 (also DD ISBN 9781611749595 $73.00 ) Working in the world of her award-winning novel The Giver, Lowry introduces a new heroine in this final clash between good and evil. Earphones-winning Dunne is a great match for the close to Lowry's series. ISBN 9780449014486 $30.00 (also DD ISBN 9780449014486 $47.00 ) ISBN 9781607889700 $24.98 (also DD ) ISBN 9780062204790 $39.99 (also DD ) MARK HELPRIN In Sunlight and in Shadow Read by Sean Runnette Blackstone Audiobooks Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD Library Ed.: CD Release date: October 2 BEE WILSON Consider the Fork Read by Alison Larkin Tantor Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD Library Ed.: CD Release date: October 9 CHINUA ACHEBE There Was a Country Achebe (Things Fall Apart) offers up a long- awaited memoir in which he relates his role in the Biafran War. Read by Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje Penguin Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD Release date: October 11 NELSON DEMILLE The Panther John Corey and his wife have been assigned the task of tracking down a high-ranking Al Qaeda agent known as The Panther. Brick is a veteran of DeMille's thrillers. Read by Scott Brick Hachette Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD AudioGo Library Ed.: CD Release date: October 16 HUGH LAURIE The Gun Seller Read by Simon Prebble HighBridge Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD Library Ed.: CD Release date: October 16 "House" star Laurie's clever spy novel hits all the right notes—rogue CIA agents, terrorists, and leggy femme fatales. Sure to be an old- fashioned, just-plain-good audiobook listen. ISBN 9781611749724 $34.95 (also DD ISBN 9781611749748 $73.00 ) ISBN 9781619691827 $39.98 (also DD ISBN 9781619695221 $99.99 ) ISBN 9781611761160 $39.95 (also DD ) Ever wonder how the fork or the gas range evolved? Historian and food writer Wilson examines the progress of culinary technology. ISBN 9781452609577 $34.99 (also DD ISBN 9781452639574 $71.99 ) When elite paratrooper Harry Copeland and engaged heiress Catherine Thomas Hale fall in love, an epic romance plays out against the backdrop of Postwar New York. ISBN 9781455165711 $39.95 (also DD ISBN 9781455165704 $140.00 ) New Editors' Picks E-newsletter! Sign up at www.audiofilemagazine.com/enews_signup.html October/November 2012 s 15

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