Meet the Voices Behind the Audiobooks at the Grand Rapids Public Library

Grand Rapids Public LibraryThree familiar voices will share their experiences making audiobooks at the Grand Rapids Public Library on Wednesday September 30. Audiobook superstars Kate Rudd, Tanya Eby and Amy McFadden have together narrated over 800 books. They will read from their most popular works and give a behind the scene look at the audiobook industry.

Kate Rudd narrated the massive hit and Odessey and Audie-award winning “The Fault in Our Stars,” by John Green. She is a multiple Audie award finalist and recipient of Audiofile Magazine Earphone awards. Kate has narrated over 250 titles over a variety of genres.

Tanya Eby is the voice of the Rizzoli and Isles series by Tess Gerritsen. She’s recorded over 200 audiobooks, including romance series for Lisa Kleypas, Susan Mallery, Elizabeth Reyes, and Sheryl Woods. She is an Earphone winner and has been nominated for an Audie award.

Amy McFadden is known for her comedic timing and was nominated for an Audie for “Amy Falls Down.” She has narrated over 150 titles in many different genres, with a focus on comedic fiction, romances, and young adult fiction. Amy has been praised for her character work, and finding the emotional truth in comedy.

Voices Behind the Books will be held from 7:00 – 8:30 pm on Wednesday, September 30, 2015 in the Ryerson Auditorium at the Grand Rapids Public Library, 111 Library St. NE. The program is free and open to the public. For more information, call 616-988-5400 or visit our website at The Grand Rapids Public Library connects people to the transforming power of knowledge.