FREE Summer Audiobook Program for Teens 2021
SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for TEENS. Returning April 29, 2021, SYNC will give away two complete audiobooks a week – pairs of high interest titles, based on weekly themes.
- SYNC audiobooks are intended for personal use only and may not be copied and distributed under any circumstances.
- Titles in the SYNC program appeal to a wide range of interests, maturity, and ability levels. Please preview the materials to decide if the titles match your personal needs.
* IMPORTANT: SYNC is sponsored by AudioFile Magazine and titles are delivered through Sora, the student reading app from OverDrive. In advance of accessing the program, download the app from Apple or Google, to the device you anticipate listening on and be ready to go!
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- COME ON IN: 15 Stories About Immigration and Finding Home by Adi Alsaid [Ed.] | Read by Amielynn Abellera, Jonathan Todd Ross, Katherine Littrell, Leila Buck, Maria Liatis, Sneha Mathan – Recorded Books [Young Adult]
- ILLEGAL: Disappeared #2 by Francisco X. Stork | Read by Roxana Ortega, Christian Barillas – Scholastic Audiobooks [Young Adult]
- THE WENT LEFT by Monica Hesse | Read by Caitlin Davies – Hachette Audio [Young Adult]
- TRELL by Dick Lehr | Read by Bahni Turpin – Brilliance Audio/ Candlewick [Young Adult]
- DESCENDENT OF THE CRANE by Joan He | Read by Nancy Wu – Dreamscape [Young Adult]
- MONKEY by Wu Ch’êng-ên, Arthur Waley [Trans.] | Read by Kenneth Williams – Naxos AudioBooks [Classics]
- ALIVE: GENERATIONS TRILOGY, BOOK 1 by Scott Sigler | Read by Colleen Delaney and a Full Cast = GraphicAudio [Audio Theater]
- WHAT MAKES US by Rafi Mittlefehldt | Read by Graham Halstead – Brilliance Audio/ Candlewick [Young Adult]
- MAGIC BARREL by Bernard Malamud | Read by Sheldon “Shelley” Berman, David Cromer, Marge Kotlisky, Naana Potok, Malcolm Rothman, Jensen Wheeler – L.A. Theatre Works [Poetry & Drama]
- OF BEETLES AND ANGELS: A Boy’s remarkable Journey From a Refugee Camp to Harvard by Mawi Asgedom | Read by Mawi Asgedom – Hachette Audio [Young Adult]
- ROOK by Sharon Cameron | Read by Caroline Feraday – Scholastic Audiobooks [Young Adult]
- SALTY, BITTER, SWEET by Mayra Cuevas | Read by Jennifer Jill Araya – Blink [Young Adult]
- CRESCENDO: The Story of a Musical Genius Who Forever Changed a Southern Town by Allen Cheney, Julie Cantrell [Contributor] | Read by Allen Cheney – Thomas Nelson [Biography & Memoir]
- EXTINCTION by Hannie Rayson | Read by Seamus Dever, Sarah Drew, Darren Richardson, Joanne Whalley – L.A. Theatre Works [Poetry & Drama]
- POEMSIA by Lang Leav | Read by Saskia Maarleveld – Listening Library [Young Adult]
- THIS IS WHAT I KNOW ABOUT ART by Kimberly Drew | Read by Kimberly Drew – Listening Library [Young Adult]
- SASHA MASHA by Agnes Borinsky | Read by Agnes Borinsky – Tantor Media [Young Adult]
- STAY GOLD by Tobly McSmith | Read by Theo Germaine, Phoebe Strole – Harper Audio [Young Adult]
- DUST: Heirs of Neverland, Book 1 by Kara Swanson | Read by Natasha Soudek – Oasis Audio [Fantasy]
- THE RAVEN’S TALE by Cat Winters | Read by Michael Crouch, Nicole Wood – Recorded Books [Young Adult]
- THE HENNA WARS by Adiba Jaigirdar | Read by Priya Ayyar – Listening Library [Young Adult]
- SAINTS AND MISFITS by S.K. Ali | Read by Ariana Delawari – Listening Library [Young Adult]
- THE RUINOUS SWEEP by Tim Wynne-Jones | Read by Tim Wynne-Jones – Brilliance Audio/ Candlewick [Young Adult]
- THE BODY SNATCHER AND OTHER STORIES by Robert Louis Stevenson | Read by Roy McMillan – Naxos AudioBooks [Classics]
- NOT YOUR SIDEKICK, Sidekick Squad, Book 1 by C.B. Lee | Read by Emily Woo Zeller – Tantor Media [Young Adult]
- SPELLSINGER 1, SPELLSINGER by Alan Dean Foster | Read by Terence Aselford and a Full Cast – GraphicAudio [Young Adult]