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16 Audiobooks for Your Morning Commute

Looking for new stories to add to your audiobook playlist? We've got just what you need! The books on this list will have you looking forward to the hustle and bustle of your morning commute. Happy listening!

Wake Me After the Apocalypse by Jordan Rivet

Science Fiction

When a killer comet hurtles for the earth, 18-year-old Joanna Murphy is selected to wait out the apocalypse in an underground bunker. She enters cryosleep with her close-knit team, preparing to resettle the planet after the atmosphere clears in two hundred years. Joanna is the only one who wakes up.

A Song For Josh (Drifters Book 1) by Susan Rodgers

Romantic Suspense

Sometimes fame simply hurts. Jessie’s star-studded career makes her life seem idyllic. Evenings spent in the company of people who adore her should make her happy. Josh has had a hard life. He needs someone who can bring him into the light. After they meet, Jessie’s dark past catches up with her. Suddenly both Josh and Jessie have a lot to lose.

Madness Rising: Age Of Madness - A Kurtherian Gambit Series (Live Free Or Die Book 2) by Hayley Lawson and Michael Anderle

Science Fiction

There is the improbable, and then there is the impossible. Ryder had gone from the impossible to the highly improbable with Massimo and Leandro. But can she do better? While the vegetarian vampire, werewolf and bearded mountain man are willing to support her, Ryder needs an army to do better than throwing away the lives of herself and her friends.

Partially Broken Never Destroyed by Nataisha T Hill

Womens Fiction

A lot of single women have a tough time finding the right one. We wonder is he going to cheat? Is he going to be abusive? Will he be a provider? How will he feel about my kids? With all these questions, there’s no wonder why Kayla has such a hard time finding true love as she deals with life’s trials and tribulations.

Deadly Lies (The Jill Shannon Murder Series Book 1) by Chris Patchell

Thriller

For those who couldn’t put down The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo comes a thrilling ride à la Mr. and Mrs. Smith, where husband and wife stand on opposite sides of a divide created by lies and rooted in a dark and deadly past. Meet Jill Shannon, hurt her once, shame on you. Hurt her twice, she'll bury you six feet under.

The Weight of Silence (Nicole Foster Thriller Book 2) by Gregg Olsen

Mystery

Homicide detective Nicole Foster has finally balanced an unsteady life and is anxious for a second chance. There’s no better place to start over than at the beginning—back at her childhood home on the Washington coast, where’s she raising her niece and keeping an eye on her increasingly fragile father. But Nicole’s past is never truly behind her.

Brilliance (The Brilliance Trilogy Book 1) by Marcus Sakey

Thriller

In Wyoming, a little girl reads people’s darkest secrets by the way they fold their arms. In New York, a man sensing patterns in the stock market racks up $300 billion. In Chicago, a woman can go invisible by being where no one is looking. They’re called “brilliants,” and since 1980, one percent of people have been born this way.

A Quiet Life in the Country (A Lady Hardcastle Mystery Book 1) by T E Kinsey

Cozy Mystery

Lady Emily Hardcastle is an eccentric widow with a secret past. Florence Armstrong, her maid and confidante, is an expert in martial arts. The year is 1908 and they’ve just moved from London to the country, hoping for a quiet life.

Very Bad Things (Briarwood Academy Book 1) by Ilsa Madden-Mills

Steamy Contemporary Romance

Everyone thinks Nora Blakely is perfect. And why wouldn't they? Valedictorian of her class and a Texas beauty queen, she's well on her way to Princeton after kissing everyone goodbye at graduation. Until the day she cracks wide open in front of the entire school. Leo Tate is a tattooed bad boy who's sworn to never fall in love, especially with a high school girl.

This Won't End Well by Camille Pagán

Literary Fiction

No new people: that’s Annie Mercer’s vow. It’s bad enough that her boss sabotaged her chemistry career and her best friend tried to cure her with crystals. But after her fiancé, Jon, asks for space while he’s gallivanting around Paris, Annie decides she needs space too—from everyone.

The Ladies' Room by Carolyn Brown

Sweet Contemporary Romance

Secrets told in the church ladies' room are supposed to stay in the ladies' room. But that doesn't mean that what Trudy overhears there during her great-aunt Gertrude's funeral won't change the rest of her life.

Castle of Kings (A Kings MC Romance Book 1) by Betty Shreffler

Erotic Romance

When he walks into a room, he owns it. From the moment he set eyes on me, he decided I was his. No one - not even my brother, Nix - was going to tell him otherwise. It doesn't matter that Nix is President of the Kings MC Club. Jake wants what he wants, and he'll set out to get it, whatever the cost.

Five French Hens: A warm and uplifting feel-good novel for 2020 by Judy Leigh

Adventure / Travel

When 73 year old Jen announces that she is going to marry Eddie, a man she met just a few months previously on a beach on Boxing Day, her four best friends from aqua aerobics are flabbergasted. The wedding is booked and, when the groom decides to have a stag trip to Las Vegas, the ladies arrange a hen party to beat all others -a week in the city of love, Paris.

Winning: The Ultimate Business How-To Book by Jack Welch with Suzy Welch

General Non Fiction

Jack Welch knows how to win. During his forty-year career at General Electric, he led the company to year-after-year success around the globe, in multiple markets, against brutal competition. His honest, be-the-best style of management became the gold standard in business, with his relentless focus on people, teamwork, and profits.

5-Minute Daily Meditations: Instant Wisdom, Clarity, and Calm by Sah D'Simone

Religion / Spirituality

Whenever you’re ready to take five—on your commute, between appointments, or after dinner—5-Minute Daily Meditations offers quick and easy guidance for instant wisdom, clarity, and calm.

The Hunger Games (Hunger Games Trilogy Book 1) by Suzanne Collins

Young Adult

In the ruins of a place once known as North America lies the nation of Panem, a shining Capitol surrounded by twelve outlying districts. The Capitol keeps the districts in line by forcing them all to send one boy and one girl between the ages of twelve and eighteen to participate in the annual Hunger Games, a fight to the death on live TV.