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AudioFile’s Free Audiobooks Are Back!

May 17, 2018
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Once again, AudioFile Magazine is giving out free full-length audiobooks to YA readers through their summer “SYNC” program. Every week from now through the end of July, AudioFile will post the links to two thematically-linked Young Adult books available for download through the OverDrive app. You can sign up for text or email alerts when each week’s books become available by visiting the SYNC website. They are offering a great selection of books this year, including some big-name contemporary titles. Don’t miss out on their generous offerings!

SYNC 2018 Schedule:

April 26 – May 2
THE GREAT WAR by David Almond, John Boyne, Tracy Chevalier, et al.
A STUDY IN CHARLOTTE by Brittany Cavallaro

May 3 – May 9
THE DEVIL’S HIGHWAY Written and Narrated by Luis Alberto Urrea
SOLO by Kwame Alexander with Mary Rand Hess

May 10 – May 16
JOHNNY GET YOUR GUN by John Ball
ON TWO FEET AND WINGS Written and Narrated by Abbas Kazerooni

May 17 – May 23
BEING JAZZ Written and Narrated by Jazz Jennings
SAVING MONTGOMERY SOLE by Mariko Tamaki

May 24 – May 30
WHEN DIMPLE MET RISHI by Sandhya Menon
BAKER’S MAGIC by Diane Zahler

May 31 – June 6
LOVE AND FIRST SIGHT by Josh Sundquist
EXTRAORDINARY MEANS by Robyn Schneider

June 7 – June 13
EVERLAND by Wendy Spinale
THE JUST MEN OF CORDOVA

June 14 – June 20
MY NAME IS NOT FRIDAY by Jon Walter
COME AUGUST, COME FREEDOM by Gigi Amateau

June 21 – June 27
OPENLY STRAIGHT by Bill Konigsberg
DOCTOR CERBERUS by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa

June 28 – July 4
MACBETH by William Shakespeare, Performed by LA Theatre Works
THE CURSE OF CROW HOLLOW by Billy Coffey

July 5 – July 11
GIRLS LIKE US by Gail Giles
THE INVISIBLE GIRLS by Sarah Thebarge

July 12 – July 18
HOW TO HANG A WITCH Written and Narrated by Adriana Mather
THE SCARLET LETTER by Nathaniel Hawthorne

July 19 – July 25
THE LOST WORLD by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
MONSTROUS BEAUTY by Elizabeth Fama

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