’s October Audiobook Bestsellers [4]'s top fiction and nonfiction books for the month of October

The Monthly Audiobook Bestseller List [6] is based on sales through hundreds of independent bookstore locations participating in the audiobook program. Graphics to promote this month’s Audiobook Bestseller list are available from on Google Drive [7]. Booksellers can also access’s complimentary October Audiobook Listening Copies [8] (ALCs) now.’s Bookseller Hub [9] is the place for all important links, tips, and assets. Visit the Bookseller Hub now. [9]


  1. The Testaments [10] by Margaret Atwood (Penguin Random House Audio)
  2. The Dutch House [11] by Ann Patchett (HarperAudio)
  3. Where the Crawdads Sing [12] by Delia Owens (Penguin Random House Audio)
  4. The Secrets We Kept [13] by Lara Prescott (Penguin Random House Audio)
  5. The Institute [14] by Stephen King (Simon & Schuster Audio)
  6. City of Girls [15] by Elizabeth Gilbert (Penguin Random House Audio)
  7. Circe [16] by Madeline Miller (Hachette Audio)
  8. The Water Dancer [17] by Ta-Nehisi Coates (Penguin Random House Audio)
  9. The Silent Patient [18] by Alex Michaelides (Macmillan Audio)
  10. The Turn of the Key [19] by Ruth Ware (Simon & Schuster Audio)


  1. Talking to Strangers [20] by Malcom Gladwell (Hachette Audio)
  2. Educated [21] by Tara Westover (Penguin Random House Audio)
  3. Over the Top [22] by Jonathan Van Ness (HarperAudio)
  4. Becoming [23] by Michelle Obama (Penguin Random House Audio)
  5. On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous [24] by Ocean Vuong (Penguin Random House Audio)
  6. Three Women [25] by Lisa Taddeo (Simon & Schuster Audio)
  7. Everything Is Figureoutable [26] by Marie Forleo (Penguin Random House Audio)
  8. The Education of an Idealist [27] by Samantha Power (HarperAudio)
  9. The Only Plane in the Sky [28] by Holter Graham and Garrett M. Graff (Simon & Schuster Audio)
  10. Calypso [29] by David Sedaris (Hachette Audio)

This holiday season, is asking customers to support local bookstores by gifting audiobooks. Customers can choose specific audiobooks or select from one, three, six, or 12-month memberships. Booksellers can direct participating customers here [30]; to sign up as a partner store, send an e-mail to [31].

When customers gift any three, six, or 12-month audiobook membership through this holiday season, they will also receive the 2019 ABA Indies Choice Audiobook of the Year and #1 New York Times bestseller Circe [32] by Madeline Miller for free as a thank you. is fully integrated with IndieCommerce [33], and a co-branded storefront is fast, free, and easy to set up. For more information about creating a storefront, contact [31]