Speaking of Audio Books: July Releases

51VN2nAheBL._SL500_AA240_Part of my morning ritual, along with looking at the news headlines, checking email, and stopping by AAR, is seeing what’s new in audio romance.  It’s a little like opening a grab bag as I wonder if I will be thrilled, bored, or disappointed with the day’s audio romance releases.  You see, I never know what to expect release-wise and I gave up seriously looking for a list of upcoming audio books after many failed attempts to find a complete romance listing.  After all, that morning look always promised the possibility of a bit of excitement, even as my audio book budget toppled yet again from the lack of planning.

I’m sure there are other audio book listeners who eagerly watch for that next terrific production because we all know that very few of our favorite books actually make it to the world of audio.  As a result, it seems only natural to include a list of upcoming audio book releases as we develop a place on AAR for audio book fans.

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Speaking of Audio Books: It’s All About the Narrator

For me, the traditional printed book will always be the best means of delving into a juicy romance, but audio books have come to play a significant role in my endless search for that next great book. I tend to think of audio books as my “otherwise occupied books” since they are usually reserved for those times when sitting down to read a printed book is not much of an option.

Why choose an audio book? First is the fact that an engaging audio book is the very best workout companion. I don’t think nearly as much about my straining muscles or the fact that I am out of breath while listening to a book such as Nobody’s Baby But Mine by Susan Elizabeth Phillips. In fact, I often have to completely ignore my protesting body’s grumbles as I break out in bursts of laughter.

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