AudioFile Picks: Audiobook Reviews 2/23/18

It's no secret that we at RT love reading romance! And if you happen to see us with headphones on, but no book in hand, it's likely that we're listening to an audiobook. But audiobooks depend on more than just the plot, it takes an excellent narrator to bring the story to life. This is where AudioFile comes in, a print-and-digital magazine that reviews audiobooks so you know which stories are worth listening to. We've partnered with AudioFile to bring you a selection of romantic audiobook reviews every week!

CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE

BOUNTIFUL by Sarina Bowen

Bountiful by Sarina Bowen, read by Seraphine Valentine, Teddy Hamilton
Blackstone Audio

Vermont bartender Zara Rossi and hockey player Dave Beringer have a vacation fling. Later, he discovers Zara’s adorable red-headed toddler—his daughter.

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CAN'T HARDLY BREATHE by Gena Showalter

Can't Hardly Breathe by Gena Showalter, read by Savannah Richards
Harlequin Audio

Savannah Richards adopts a sultry tone for this steamy romance set in Strawberry Valley, Oklahoma. In this small town, curvy, vivacious Dorothea Mathis, owner of the Strawberry Valley Inn, has met her match in Daniel Porter.

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EVERY DOG HAS HIS DAY by Jenn McKinlay

Every Dog Has His Day by Jenn McKinlay, read by Allyson Ryan
Dreamscape Media

In the town of Bluff Point, Maine, narrator Allyson Ryan draws the listener in as Zachary Caine rescues a kitten named Chaos from his roof for his neighbor Jessie Connelly's two little girls.

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SUSPENSE

DARK IN DEATH by J.D. Robb

Dark in Death by J.D. Robb, read by Susan Ericksen
Brilliance Audio

Eve Dallas is on the trail of a serial killer who is creating death scenes from an author’s mystery books. Narrator Susan Eriksen pulls out all the stops as she voices the characters in Robb’s latest audiobook.

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Want more romance reviews from AudioFile? You can find all of their romance audiobook reviews here. And for more romantic reads, be sure to stop by our Everything Romance page!

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