Sunday Salon: Armchair Audies, 2013 Edition

This will be my third year participating in the Armchair Audies. In 2012, I read and predicted the Humor, Narration by the Author/Authors, and Audiobook of the Year categories. Last year, I read and predicted the Non-Fiction and Short Stories/Collections categories. This year, I’ve decided to read new categories. But first, what’s the Armchair Audies all about? I loved Overreader‘s description so much that I’m mostly stealing […]

Sex and God at Yale: Porn, Political Correctness, and a Good Education Gone Bad (Review)

Title: Sex and God at Yale: Porn, Political Correctness, and a Good Education Gone Bad Author: Nathan Harden Narrator: Jack Hume Publication Year: 2012 Pages: 320 (audio length: 10 hours 9 minutes) Genre: Non-Fiction Source: Audiobook version purchased from Audible.com From the cover: To glimpse America’s future, one needs to look no further than its […]

The Crisis of Zionism (Review)

Title: The Crisis of Zionism Author: Peter Beinart Narrator: Lloyd James Publication Year: 2012 Pages: 304 (audio length: 7 hours 40 minutes) Genre: Non-Fiction Source: Audiobook version purchased from Audible.com From the cover: A dramatic shift is taking place in Israel and America. In Israel, the deepening occupation of the West Bank is putting Israeli […]

Cemetery John: The Undiscovered Mastermind Behind the Lindbergh Kidnapping (Review)

Title: Cemetery John: The Undiscovered Mastermind Behind the Lindbergh Kidnapping Author: Robert Zorn Narrator: Sean Runnette Publication Year: 2012 Pages: 320 (audio length: 10 hours 20 minutes) Genre: Non-Fiction Source: Audiobook version purchased from Audible.com From the cover: For 75 years, the kidnapping and murder of Charles Lindbergh’s infant son has gone unsolved. Evidence, opinion, […]

Armchair Audies 2013: My Predictions

I loved Overreader‘s description from last year so much that I’m mostly stealing it. Here ya go: It’s Armchair Audies time! What’s that? Never heard of them? Well, they’re new. The Audies are annual “awards recognizing distinction in audiobooks and spoken word entertainment” and are awarded in June. [Over a hundred audiobooks are nominated in more than twenty different categories.] […]

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