2016 Audie Awards Winners

The Audio Publishers Association has announced the 2016 Audie Awards winners, recognizing excellence in audiobooks and spoken word entertainment.

Winners of genre interest include:

Audio Drama


Middle Grade

  • Echo, Pam Muñoz Ryan, read by Mark Bramhall, David de Vries, MacLeod Andrews & Rebecca Soler (Scholastic Audio)

Multi-Voiced Performance

  • Illuminae, Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff, read by Olivia Taylor Dudley, Lincoln Hoppe & Jonathan McClain (Listening Library/Penguin Random House Audio)


Science Fiction

  • Jurassic Park, Michael Crichton, read by Scott Brick (Brilliance Audio)

Young Adult

  • Lair of Dreams, Libba Bray, read by January LaVoy (Listening Library/Penguin Random House)

Young Listeners

Excellence in Design

  • The Hunger Games Trilogy Collection, Suzanne Collins, design by Kathlyn Miller (Scholastic Audio)

Excellence in Marketing

  • Locke & Key, Joe Hill & Gabriel Rodriguez, read by Haley Joel Osment, Tatiana Maslany, Kate Mulgrew, and a full cast (Audible Studios)

Excellence in Production

The winners were announced at BookExpo America, held May 11, 2016, at the Adler Planetarium in Chicago.