7 minutes | Mar 26th 2021

Humor: 2021 Audie Awards

In our final look at the 2021 Audie Awards, host Jo Reed and AudioFile’s Michele Cobb talk about some of the funniest audiobooks in the Audies competition--the nominees for the Humor award. It’s a category where comedians shine, full of audiobooks that will make you laugh out loud.

The finalists for the 2021 Audie Awards Humor audiobooks are:

THE NEW ONE by Mike Birbiglia, J. Hope Stein, read by Mike Birbiglia, J. Hope Stein, published by Hachette Audio

NOTHING LIKE I IMAGINED by Mindy Kaling, read by Mindy Kaling, published by Brilliance Audio

SMALL DOSES by Amanda Seales, read by Amanda Seales, published by Audible, Inc.

SURRENDER, WHITE PEOPLE! by D.L. Hughley, Doug Moe, read by D.L. Hughley, published by Harper Audio

A VERY PUNCHABLE FACE by Colin Jost, read by Colin Jost, published by Random House Audio

WOW, NO THANK YOU. by Samantha Irby, read by Samantha Irby, published by Random House Audio

Congratulations to this year’s winner, A VERY PUNCHABLE FACE written and narrated by Colin Jost. Hear a clip from the winner and more about the audiobook in today’s episode.

Find a full list of 2021 Audie Award finalists and winners at theaudies.com

Support for our podcast comes from Oasis Audio, publisher of Frankenstein, a breathtaking Audie-nominated full-cast performance of the stage adaptation by A.S. Peterson.

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