Audio Talk by Karin Perry

AudioTalk by Karin Perry

(In April, August, and December issues)

Audio Talk features dynamic reviews that spotlight unabridged audiobooks whose narration, plot, or subject matter offer special appeal to teens.

 

Perry headshotKarin Perry is an assistant professor at Sam Houston State University in the Library Science Department.  Prior to working at the university level, she worked as a school librarian in both the elementary and middle school settings. She spends most of her time reading young adult literature and doodling. Perry began writing the column in 2012.

Watch Karin talk about audio books here!

Audio and video links to the titles Perry reviews in past Audio Talk column in VOYA are available below.

December 2013: What’s on Karin’s Ipod?

Mastiff by Tamara Pierce: Mastiff Sample

Bloodhound by Tamara Pierce: Bloodhound Sample

Terrier by Tamara Pierce: Terrier Sample

The Mouse with the Question Mark Tail by Richard Peck: Mouse Sample

Also Known As (A.K.A.). by Robin Benway: alsoknowna8634

The Lost Sun by Tessa Gratton: The Lost Sun Sample

Imposter by Susanne Winnacker: Imposter Sample

Altered by Jennifer Rush: Altered Sample

The Obsidian Blade by Pete Hautman:    obsidianbl4944

BZRK by Michael Grant: bzrk5536

August 2013: Spotlight on the Narrator

Level 2 by Lenore Appelhans

Author talking about the book: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rwxWfxoqSUQ

Eve & Adam by Michael Grant and Katherine Applegate

Booktrailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JmRb9iK3-ls

Untamed by P.C. and Kristin Cast

Booktrailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rJgPPlCuSsM

Safekeeping by Karen Hesse

Booktrailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=st19OSMCrDw

Prism by Faye Kellerman and Aliza Kellerman

Authors video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UQgHt-vVvrE

The Adoration of Jenna Fox by Mary E. Pearson

Booktrailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mnk1zPw_PHc

Forever by Maggie Stiefvater

booktrailelr: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EbcYV19hkLY

The Chosen One by Carol Lynch Williams

Booktrailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lagOwPXcBHE

April 2013: A Manner of Speaking

Rift by Andrea Cremer

Audio Sample: http://samples.audible.com/bk/lili/001518/bk_lili_001518_sample.mp3

Book Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NRFJ7o1bFq8

Pirate Cinema by Cory Doctorow

Audio Sample: http://www.randomhouse.com/catalog/mm/audio/4s_9780307879585.mp3

Slam by Nick Hornby

Audio Sample: http://samples.audible.com/bk/peng/000760/bk_peng_000760_sample.mp3

Skulduggery Pleasant by Derek Landy

Audio Sample: http://samples.audible.com/bk/harp/001431/bk_harp_001431_sample.mp3

Book Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aeJOoYZbxPM

Death Cloud by Andrew Lane

Audio Sample: http://samples.audible.com/bk/aren/001177/bk_aren_001177_sample.mp3

Book Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I0jb0pLP6Z0

Lockdown: Escape from Furnace by Alexander Gordon Smith

Audio Sample: http://samples.audible.com/bk/boli/000791/bk_boli_000791_sample.mp3

Book Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qf38_WwC9Io

December 2012: Can You Keep a Secret?

Draw the Dark

Sample Audio: http://samples.audible.com/bk/adbl/002442/bk_adbl_002442_sample.mp3

The Hunt

Sample Audio: http://samples.audible.com/bk/aren/001429/bk_aren_001429_sample.mp3

Book Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2i5eAyLrFo0

Seraphina

Sample Audio: http://samples.audible.com/bk/lili/001485/bk_lili_001485_sample.mp3

Book Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ohk4WvvIPno

Revived

Sample Audio: http://samples.audible.com/bk/lili/001449/bk_lili_001449_sample.mp3

Book Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CKKonm4OytI

Harmless

Sample Audio: http://samples.audible.com/bk/lili/000586/bk_lili_000586_sample.mp3

August 2012: Want a Pick-Me-Up? DON’T Listen to These!

Knife of Never Letting Go

Sample Audio: http://www.audiobookstand.com/clips/knifeofnev1357.mp3

This Dark Endeavor

Book Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Naq-b-6NJUY

Sample Audio: http://www.audiobookstand.com/clips/thisdarken4079.mp3

Envy

Book Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ux5QPxTYJ5g

Sample Audio: http://www.audiobookstand.com/clips/envy4835.mp3

Lockdown

Book Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4PP3dZ10T9Q

Sample Audio: http://www.audiobookstand.com/clips/lockdown1308.mp3

Tomorrow, When the War Began

Official Movie Trailer from IMDB (Internet Movie Database): http://www.imdb.com/rg/s/4/title/tt1456941/#lb-vi3928858905

Sample Audio: http://www.audiobookstand.com/clips/tomorrowwh5714.mp3

Perfect

(Sample narration from each narrator from YouTube/Publisher created, book trailer, author interview): http://ellenhopkins.com/YoungAdult/perfect/

Rotters

Book Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1mI1WcebLkk

Sample Audio: http://www.voyamagazine.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/Rotters-1.mp3

April 2012: Love Is in the Ear

Red Riding Hood

Sample Audio:  http://samples.audible.com/bk/hach/000588/bk_hach_000588_sample.mp3

Book Trailers: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PM8V3cHdSC4 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ekKMYAOmTj0

Fire

Sample Audio: http://samples.audible.com/bk/peng/001337/bk_peng_001337_sample.mp3

Book Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IEiijD-tV5M

Dash & Lily’s Book of Dares

Sample Audio: http://samples.audible.com/bk/lili/001228/bk_lili_001228_sample.mp3

Sisters Red

Sample Audio: http://samples.audible.com/bk/hach/000461/bk_hach_000461_sample.mp3

Book Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UMZUGMuwKzI

How I Live Now

Sample Audio: http://samples.audible.com/bk/lili/000224/bk_lili_000224_sample.mp3

Book Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qt_aDmkEPTQ

Divergent

Sample Audio: http://samples.audible.com/bk/harp/002489/bk_harp_002489_sample.mp3

Book Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tu5Erw-posg

Shiver

Sample Audio: http://samples.audible.com/bk/schc/000163/bk_schc_000163_sample.mp3

Book Trailers: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=25f8bZCG8nQ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QX82ggGCF7c

Daughter of Smoke and Bone

Sample Audio: http://samples.audible.com/bk/hach/000710/bk_hach_000710_sample.mp3

Book Trailers: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pRSVBqKAoyM http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=–y5DySzWRc

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  1. Tabatha Montgomery says:

    Teri is the reason I became a librarian. I was an undergrad Elementary Ed major at SHSU when I took her class. After I taught for a few years, I went on to Library School and have now been a YA Librarian for three years. Thank you Dr. Teri!

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