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

2019 Winner(s)


Produced by Macmillan Audio from Wednesday Books, an imprint of St. Martin’s Press, written by Courtney Summers and narrated by Rebecca Soler, Fred Berman, Dan Bittner, Gabra Zackman, and more.

2019 Honor(s)

Du Iz Tak

produced by Weston Woods Studio, a division of Scholastic, written by Carson Ellis and narrated by Eli and Sebastian D’Amico, Burton, Galen and Laura Fott, Sarah Hart, Bella Higginbotham, Evelyn Hipp and Brian Hull

Esquivel! Space-Age Sound Artist

produced by Live Oak Media, written by Susan Wood and narrated by Brian Amador

The Parker Inheritance

produced by Scholastic Audiobooks, written by Varian Johnson and narrated by Cherise Booth

The Poet X

produced by HarperAudio, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers and written and narrated by Elizabeth Acevedo