20 Must-Read Audiobooks Narrated by Black Women

20 of the best audiobooks narrated by black women, including fiction, classics, science fiction and fantasy, memoir, essays, and poetry. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2020-02-14 11:38:06 UTC ]
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Dialogue snaps up Ofori's debut challenging 'monolithic narrative about Black women'

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Headline and Koomson launch open casting call for black female audiobook narrators

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Eight Audiobook Classics Written, and Narrated, by Women

Contemporary recordings breathe new life into such books as “To the Lighthouse,” “Jane Eyre” and “The Handmaid’s Tale.” Continue reading at The New York Times

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Jack Black and Samira Wiley to narrate Minecraft audiobook

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Yomi Adegoke & Elizabeth Uviebinené | 'Just because something is by black women and about black women, that doesn't mean that it can't be mainstream'

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Black Women, Black Voices: Debut Memoirists on Career and Publishing

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Influx Press launches first novel prize for Black British women with Black Ballad

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Read Harder: An Own Voices YA Book With a Black Main Character That Isn’t About Black Pain

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Reading Women Discuss Indigenous Women Writers from Around the World

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Listen Up: 8 Incredible Queer Audiobook Narrators

Whether you’re looking for romance, sci-fi, history, contemporary fiction, or fantasy, these queer narrators have you covered, like Avi Roque in Cemetery Boys by Aiden Thomas. Continue reading at Book Riot

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Mix It Up: 20 Must-Read, Genre-Blending Historical Fiction Books

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Danyel Smith’s ‘Very Personal History’ gives Black women of pop music their due

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