2011 Audie Awards nomineesBy Ian Randal Strock
February 24, 2011
The Audio Publishers Association has announced the nominees for their 16th annual Audies awards, "devoted entirely to honoring spoken word entertainment." The winners will be announced 24 May 2010 at the Audies Gala at the TimesCenter in New York City.
The nominees, in all 28 categories, are available in this 9-page pdf. We're listing the categories with nominees of interest to sf/f/h people.
Great Classic Science Fiction by Various, narrated by Various (AudioGO/BBC Audiobooks America)
Jitters—A Quirky Little Audio Book by Adele Park, narrated by Multi-Voiced (Straight to Audio Productions)
Room by Emma Donoghue, narrated by Michal Friedman, Ellen Archer, Robert Petkoff, and Suzanne Toren (Hachette Audio)
The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde, narrated by Emily Bergl, Charles Busch, Neil Dickson, Jill Gascoine, James Marsters, Christopher Neame, and Matthew Wolf (L.A. Theatre Works)
The Shadow Effect by Deepak Chopra, Debbie Ford, and Marianne Williamson, narrated by Deepak Chopra, Debbie Ford, and Marianne Williamson (Harper Collins Publishers )
Art, by Yasmina Reza, Narrated by Bob Balaban, Brian Cox, Jeff Perry, L.A. Theatre Works
Saint Joan, by George Bernard Shaw, Narrated by Amy Irving, Edward Herrmann, Kristoffer Tabori, and a distinguished cast, Blackstone Audio
Sunset Limited, by Cormac McCarthy, Narrated by Austin Pendleton, Ezra Knight, Tom Stechschulte, Recorded Books
The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde, Narrated by Emily Bergl, Charles Busch, Neil Dickson, Jill Gascoine, James Marsters, Christopher Neame, Matthew Wolf, and Sarah Zimmerman, L.A. Theatre Works
Vengeance, by AJ Scudiere, Narrated by Kristoffer Tabori, Stephanie Zimbalist, and Don Leslie, Griffyn Ink Corp