by William Shakespeare. Narrated by Alan Cumming. Simon & Schuster Audio.


Cumming makes “The Scottish Play” an electric event, allowing modern audiences a chance to experience it with the same excitement, horror and wonder Shakespeare’s contemporary audiences surely felt. From stage directions delivered in furtive whispers to the cackle of the witches and the grim resolution of Lady Macbeth, Cumming astounds.

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. Narrated by Jim Dale. Listening Library.
King Lear by William Shakespeare. Narrated by a Full Cast. Naxos Audiobooks.
The Odyssey by Homer. Narrated by Stanley Lombardo and Susan Sarandon. Parmenides Audio.




Awards Won

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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)