Best Literary Fiction Audiobooks

Best Literary Fiction Audiobooks

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Genre: Clean Romance

Eligible: A Modern Retelling of Pride and Prejudice

By Curtis Sittenfeld, Narrated by Cassandra Campbell
Tags: AppleAudibleClean RomanceGoogle PlayKobo AudioWeekly Deal April 23 2020
Details: This version of the Bennet family - and Mr. Darcy - is one that you have and haven't met before: Liz is a magazine writer in her late 30s who, like her yoga instructor older sister, Jane, lives in New York City. When their father has a health scare, they return to their childhood home in Cincinnati to help - and discover that the sprawl...
$23.95 $28.00
Genre: Literature and Fiction

Fates and Furies

By Lauren Groff, Narrated by Will Damron & Julia Whelan
Tags: AppleAudibleGoogle PlayKobo AudioLiterature and FictionWeekly Deal January 10 2020Weekly Deal June 3 2021
Details: From the award-winning, New York Times best-selling author of The Monsters of Templeton and Arcadia, an exhilarating novel about marriage, creativity, art, and perception. Fates and Furies is a literary masterpiece that defies expectation. A dazzling examination of a marriage, it is also a portrait of creative partnership written by one...
$26.95 $31.50
Genre: Literature and Fiction


By Lu Yao, Narrated by Chloe Estep
Tags: AudibleLiterature and Fiction
Details: An essential masterwork from Chinese literary giant Lu Yao - winner of the Mao Dun Literature Prize - available for the first time in English. Lu Yao published only two novels before his untimely death - but their extraordinary influence catapulted the author to the top tier of Chinese contemporary fiction, establishing him as one of t...
Genre: Literature and Fiction

The Tailgate

By Elin Hilderbrand, Narrated by Erin Bennett
Tags: AppleAudibleGoogle PlayLiterature and Fiction
Details: A digital edition short story about young lovers at separate colleges, exploring the early years of the central relationship in Elin Hilderbrand's forthcoming novel, The Matchmaker. Clendenin Hughes first kissed Dabney Kimball during a Nantucket snowstorm freshman year of high school. Ever since that moment - God, the rush, the chemist...
Genre: Literature and Fiction

Finding Mrs. Ford: A Novel

By Deborah Goodrich Royce, Narrated by Saskia Maarleveld
Tags: AppleAudibleAudiobooks.comKobo AudioLiterature and FictionNookWeekly Deal May 7 2020
Details: On a sunny summer morning by the sea in New England, Susan Ford's cocoon of privilege is threatened when an Iraqi man from her distant past boards a plane in Baghdad to come find her.  Mrs. Ford leads a privileged life. From her Blenheim spaniels to her cottage on the coast of Watch Hill, Rhode Island, she carefully curates her world. H...
$18.28 $20.89
Genre: Literature and Fiction

Doxology: A Novel

By Nell Zink, Narrated by Eileen Stevens
Tags: AppleAudibleGoogle PlayKobo AudioLiterature and FictionNookWeekly Deal May 7 2020
Details: Pam, Daniel, and Joe might be the worst punk band on the Lower East Side. Struggling to scrape together enough cash and musical talent to make it, they are waylaid by surprising arrivals - a daughter for Pam and Daniel, a solo hit single for Joe. As the '90s wane, the three friends share in one another's successes, working together to e...
$29.94 $34.22
Genre: Literature and Fiction

Heart Spring Mountain

By Robin MacArthur, Narrated by Suzanne Elise Freeman
Tags: AppleAudibleGoogle PlayKobo AudioLiterature and FictionWeekly Deal April 30 2020
Details: It's August 2011, and Tropical Storm Irene has just wreaked havoc on Vermont, flooding rivers and destroying homes. One thousand miles away - while tending bar in New Orleans - Vale receives a call and is told that her mother, Bonnie, has disappeared. Despite a years-long estrangement from Bonnie, Vale drops everything and returns home ...
$26.95 $28.51
Genre: Literature and Fiction

Flamingo Diner

By Sherryl Woods, Narrated by Christina Traister
Tags: AppleAudibleAudiobooks.comGoogle PlayKobo AudioLiterature and FictionNookWeekly Deal April 30 2020Weekly Deal June 24 2021
Details: Flamingo Diner has always been a friendly place where everyone knows your name. Unfortunately, in the small town of Winter Cove, Florida, is also the place where everyone knows everything about you.  As a teenager, Emma Killian didn't recognize what a remarkable business her family had created, and so she moved away. Now, her father's t...
$26.99 $28.51
Genre: Literature and Fiction

Africaville: A Novel

By Jeffrey Colvin, Narrated by Robin Miles
Tags: AppleAudibleGoogle PlayKobo AudioLiterature and FictionNookWeekly Deal April 23 2020
Details: Structured as a triptych, Africaville chronicles the lives of three generations of the Sebolt family - Kath Ella, her son Omar/Etienne, and her grandson Warner - whose lives unfold against the tumultuous events of the 20th century from the Great Depression of the 1930s, through the social protests of the 1960s to the economic upheavals ...
$29.94 $34.22
Genre: Literature and Fiction

The Hearts of Men

By Nickolas Butler, Narrated by Adam Verner
Tags: AppleAudibleAudiobooks.comGoogle PlayKobo AudioLiterature and FictionNookWeekly Deal April 16 2020
Details: Camp Chippewa, 1962. Nelson Doughty, age 13, social outcast and overachiever, is the bugler, sounding the reveille proudly each morning. Yet this particular summer marks the beginning of an uncertain and tenuous friendship with a popular boy named Jonathan. Over the years Nelson, irrevocably scarred from the Vietnam War, becomes scout...