The House of Silk

by Anthony Horowitz. Narrated by Derek Jacobi. Hachette Audio (ISBN 9781611136890). AudioGO. (ISBN 9781611132908).


In a refined, resonant, and delightfully self-aware voice, Jacobi re-creates the world of Sherlock Holmes. His pacing is lovely – leisurely, inviting, and seductive – while his accents are grand and fit the characters perfectly. In this authorized addition to the canon, Holmes investigates a conspiracy linking criminals to the highest levels of government.

The Face of a Stranger by Anne Perry. Narrated by Davina Porter. Recorded Books.
The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Narrated by Simon Prebble. Tantor Audio.
A Test of Wills by Charles Todd. Narrated by Samuel Gillies. Recorded Books.

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The Listen List: Outstanding Audiobook Narration seeks to highlight outstanding audiobook titles that merit special attention by general adult listeners and the librarians who work with them.

2013 - Winner(s)