Summer Reading – Listening Edition

Need to read but don’t have time to stop moving? We’ve got you covered this summer! If you haven’t tried an audiobook, now’s a good time to try one out. Whether you’re taking a road trip, working in the yard, or doing housework, you can get all the enjoyment out of reading without stopping what you’re doing. It’s like “storytime” for adults!

The theme for Summer Reading this year is “Libraries Rock” – so we’ve put together a list of  music-related audiobooks for you to start with. So, switch from jammin’ out to your favorite tunes and rock out to a great story instead…



Bel Canto – Ann Patchett

Jazz – Toni Morrison

The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto – Mitch Albom

The Piano Tuner – Daniel Mason

The Song of the Lark – Willa Cather

A Visit from the Goon Squad – Jennifer Egan



Born to Run – Bruce Springsteen

The History of Opera – Richard Fawkes

The Man Called Cash: The Life, Love, and Faith of an American Legend – Steve Turner

More than Mozart: Listening to and Appreciating Classical Music – Richard Freedman

Sticky Fingers: The Life and Times of Jann Wenner and Rolling Stone Magazine – Joe Hagan

Sweet Judy Blue Eyes: My Life in Music – Judy Collins

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