Contemporary Literature Audio & Video
New & Notable Contemporary Literature Audiobooks
Titles Per Page
A monthly reading and conversation.
by Melvyn Bragg
The history of ideas discussed by Melvyn Bragg and guests including Philosophy, science, literature, religion and the influence these ideas have on us today.
by Ray Bradbury
Audio Download ($13.95) | Audio CD | Audio Cassette | MP3 CD
Fahrenheit 451 is Ray Bradbury's classic novel of censorship and defiance, as resonant today as it was when it was first published more than 50 years ago.
by Andrew Solomon
The Moth features people telling true, engaging, funny, touching and eye-opening stories from their lives. Hailed as "New York's hottest and hippest literary ticket" by the Wall Street Journal, The Moth has been producing sold-out storytelling shows for over ten years.
by William Golding
Audio Download ($17.22) | Audio CD | Audio Cassette
An adventure tale in its purest form. A thrilling and elegantly told account of a group of British schoolboys marooned on a tropical island.
by Khaled Hosseini
Audio Download ($23.95) | Audio CD | Audio Cassette
Taking us from Afghanistan in the final days of the monarchy to the present, "The Kite Runner" is the unforgettable and beautifully told story of the friendship between two boys growing up in Kabul.
iTunes and the Apple Store in New York's SoHo district have teamed up to bring you the hottest authors talking about the season's biggest books. Subscribe and with each episode, you'll hear authors like Stephen Colbert and Alan Alda read from and discuss their latest works of fiction and nonfiction. Want to hear more? Get the audiobook on iTunes.
by Harper Lee
Audio CD | Audio Cassette
At once an intimate memoir of childhood, a complicated exploration of race and poverty in the South, and a moving portrayal of uncompromising conscience, "To Kill a Mockingbird" has been called the greatest American novel of the 20th century.
by Elie Wiesel
Audio Download | Audio CD
Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize and the Congressional Gold Medal, Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel offers an unforgettable account of Hitler's horrific reign of terror in Night.
by Rudolfo Anaya
With hundreds of thousands of copies in print, Bless Me, Ultima has been called the most widely read Mexican-American novel in the English language.
10 of 1176 Titles