Best Audiobooks of August

Best Audiobooks of August

It's the end of August - which means the long, hot days of summer are almost behind us. Check out our curated list of audiobooks that will keep you in the AC and glued to your headphones!

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Genre: Mystery

A Killer Cupcake

By Fiona Grace, Narrated by Ulka Mohanty
Tags: AppleAudibleAudiobooks.comKobo AudioMysteryNookWeekly Deal August 28 2022
Details: When Allison spots a charming, vacant storefront on the boardwalk near Venice, she wonders if she could really start life anew. Feeling like it’s a sign and a time to take a chance in life, she goes for it. Yet, Allison did not anticipate the wild ride ahead of her. When a murder occurs right near her shop, everything changes.
$12.99 $19.95
Genre: Mystery

California Fever

By John J. Jacobson, Narrated by Grover Gardner
Tags: AudibleAudiobooks.comGoogle PlayKobo AudioMysteryNookWeekly Deal August 28 2022
Details: SoCal surfer Dolphin Smoote just wanted to earn quick dough for a date with the brown-eyed beauty...what he got was G-men (and G-women), ghosts, and a Colt 45.
$15.29 $17.47
Genre: Thriller and Suspense

Without Remorse

By Ava Strong, Narrated by Tanya Saari
Tags: AudibleAudiobooks.comGoogle PlayKobo AudioNookThriller and SuspenseWeekly Deal August 28 2022
Details: MMA-champ-turned-FBI-Special-Agent and BAU specialist Dakota Steele is as tough as they come—and as brilliant, too, able to crack serial killers that no one else can. But when bodies turn up in scrap metal yards, displayed in dramatic and disturbing ways, Dakota may have finally met her match.
$12.99 $19.95
Genre: Thriller and Suspense

Local Woman Missing

By Mary Kubica, Narrated by Brittany Pressley
Tags: AppleAudibleGoogle PlayThriller and SuspenseWeekly Deal August 28 2022
Details: Shelby Tebow is the first to go missing. Not long after, Meredith Dickey and her six-year-old daughter, Delilah, vanish just blocks away from where Shelby was last seen, striking fear into their once-peaceful community. Are these incidents connected?
$27.94 $31.93
Genre: Steamy Romance

Alien Abduction for Beginners

By Skye MacKinnon, Narrated by Bridget Bordeaux and Jake Bordeaux
Tags: AppleAudibleAudiobooks.comGoogle PlayKobo AudioNookSteamy RomanceWeekly Deal August 28 2022
Details: Havel, Matar and Xil have failed too many times to count. Luckily, there’s help available for failed kidnappers: a diploma offered by the Intergalactic University. To complete their course, these three sexy aliens need to abduct a human female - and they’re graded on it.
$6.08 $6.95
Genre: Steamy Romance

Beauty's Release

By Anne Rice, Narrated by Samantha Prescott and Corbin Steele
Tags: AppleAudibleGoogle PlayKobo AudioNookSteamy RomanceWeekly Deal August 28 2022
Details: Beauty's adventures on the dark side of sexuality make her the bound captive of an Eastern Sultan and a prisoner in the exotic confines of the harem. As this voluptuous adult fairy tale moves toward conclusion, all of Beauty's encounters with myriad variations of sexual fantasy are presented.
$27.94 $31.93
Genre: Clean Romance

Craving the Cowboy

By Liz Isaacson, Narrated by Caroline McLaughlin
Tags: AppleAudibleClean RomanceGoogle PlayKobo AudioNookWeekly Deal August 28 2022
Details: He's a wounded army cowboy. She's a horse trainer with deadly aim. It could be true love - if he can shelve his pride and she doesn't run back home first.
$12.99 $19.95
Genre: Literature and Fiction

The Dog Who Was There

By Ron Marasco, Narrated by Ron Marasco
Tags: AppleAudibleGoogle PlayKobo AudioLiterature and FictionNookWeekly Deal August 28 2022
Details: Revisit the story of Jesus through the eyes of man’s best friend — a special dog named Barley. No one expected Barley to have an encounter with the Messiah. He was homeless, hungry, and struggling to survive in first century Jerusalem. Most surprisingly, he was a dog. But through Barley’s eyes, the story of a teacher from Galilee comes ...
$21.95 $25.09
Genre: Fantasy

A Canadian Werewolf in New York

By Mark Leslie, Narrated by Scott Overton
Tags: AppleAudibleFantasyGoogle PlayNookWeekly Deal August 28 2022
Details: Michael Andrews seems to have it all. He's a successful author and a minor celebrity living in Manhattan. It's a pretty big step up from his humble Canadian upbringing. Of course, his lycanthropy poses a bit of a challenge.
$17.46 $19.95
Genre: Fantasy

The Awakening of a Seer

By Shari McGriff, Narrated by Brenda Scott Wlazlo
Tags: AppleAudibleFantasyGoogle PlayNookWeekly Deal August 28 2022
Details: Julie's crushing grief brought a swift end to her faith. Left to raise her fatherless son, the Seer can rely on no one but herself...which is exactly how the demons prefer it. When nefarious whispers foretell the impending death of her son, she’ll do whatever it takes to keep him safe.  
$17.46 $19.95
Genre: Science Fiction

About Time: 12 Short Stories

By Jack Finney, Narrated by Jonathan Davis
Tags: AppleAudibleScience FictionWeekly Deal August 28 2022
Details: The protagonists of these 12 stories are well-meaning but at odds with their surroundings and their lives. The time to which they escape - through time travel - doesn’t always fulfill their expectations in the way they had hoped, but sometimes, they can still find their dreams.
$12.99 $23.07
Genre: Biography and Memoir

An Accidental Sportswriter

By Robert Lipsyte, Narrated by Robert Lipsyte
Tags: AppleAudibleBiography and MemoirGoogle PlayKobo AudioNookWeekly Deal August 28 2022
Details: A longtime sports columnist for the New York Times interweaves stories from his life and the events he covered to explore the relationships between the games we play and the lives we lead...  
$23.95 $31.93