Odyssey Award for Excellence in Audiobook Production

About the Odyssey Award for Excellence in Audiobook Production
This annual award will be given to the producer of the best audiobook produced for children and/or young adults, available in English in the United States.

Administered by:

Association for Library Service to Children logoYoung Adult Library Services Association logo

2020 Winner(s)

"Hey, Kiddo: How I Lost my Mother, Found my Father, and Dealt with Family Addiction." Produced by Scholastic Audiobooks, written by Jarrett J. Krosoczka and narrated by Jarrett J. Krosoczka, Jeanne Birdsall, Jenna Lamia, Richard Ferrone and a full cast.

2020 Honor(s)

"Redwood and Ponytail," written by K.A. Holt, narrated by Tess Netting and Cassandra Morris and produced by Hachette Audio.

"Song for a Whale," written by Lynne Kelly, read by Abigail Revasch with the author and produced by Listening Library, an imprint of the Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group.

"We Are Grateful: Otsaliheliga," written by Traci Sorell, narrated by Lauren Hummingbird, Agalisiga (Choogie) Mackey, Ryan Mackey, Traci Sorell and Tonia Weavel and produced by Live Oak Media.

"We're Not from Here," written by Geoff Rodkey, narrated by Dani Martineck and produced by Listening Library, an imprint of the Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group.