The Raven Book Store now offers audiobooks which you can listen to on your iPhone, Android device, or PC, thanks to our partnership with independent audiobook vendor! We know that our customers love books, however they can partake of them, and sometimes they just want to listen to a good book: on the morning commute, during household chores, or while you're hiding from your family at holiday functions (just kidding...yep, totally kidding). That's why we're so excited to help you sign up with through the Raven Book Store.

But why should I use A good question, with several good answers:

  • A digital library of over 90,000 titles, with constant monthly updates and uploads
  • The iOS and Android Apps for are free to download and use
  • Your first month/audiobook of your membership plan is $0.99
  • Your monthly fee after that after that is $14.99 (one audiobook/month)
  • You can buy additional audiobooks and audiobook gifts after your monthly credit for 30% off
  • Audio quality is 2x greater than the industry standard
  • Audiobooks are DRM-free, so you can listen to them on multiple devices
  • Membership credits never expire
  • You can browse and listen ad-free
  • You get regular recommendations from booksellers (like us!) about the best new audiobooks
  • Your money supports independent bookstores 
  • pays publishers and authors a fair rate, no matter what

We'll level with you a little bit, too: if you use through our Raven Book Store site portal, we get a little bit of money on every purchase you make, which helps pay for all of our regular services and continue to do our best work for everyone. We here at the Raven enjoy the heck out of and find it to be a viable, even superior alternative to Amazon's Audible, for instance, since our membership credits never expire and we can listen to our audiobooks DRM-free, among other things. What might lack in some of Audible's exclusive audiobooks, it gains in its independence, economic fairness, and overall quality of service.

It's easy to sign up with through the Raven Book Store. Here's how:

  1. Visit Make sure the Raven logo is at the top left of the page!
  2. Click Sign-up to create an account (or the menu button if on a mobile device).
  3. Enter your preferred email address.
  4. Check for a verification email and provide further information as prompted.

And that's all it takes! From there you can buy an audiobook or sign up for a membership, download the app, and start listening!

Here's a list of new releases you can find on


The Oracle Year: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062686633
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper Perennial - April 3rd, 2018

From bestselling comic-book franchise writer Charles Soule comes a clever and witty first novel of a twentysomething New Yorker who wakes up one morning with the power to predict the future—perfect for fans of Joe Hill and Brad Meltzer, or books like This Book Is Full of Spiders and Welcome to Night Vale.

Look Alive Out There: Essays Cover Image
ISBN: 9780374279844
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: MCD/Farrar Straus and Giroux - April 3rd, 2018

Named a Most Anticipated Book of 2018 by Entertainment Weekly, Glamour, Buzzfeed, Elle, Cosmopolitan, The Millions, InStyle, Bustle, BookRiot, and Southern Living

Sloane Crosley returns to the form that made her a household name in really quite a lot of households: Essays

The Recovering: Intoxication and Its Aftermath Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316259613
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Little Brown and Company - April 3rd, 2018

"Riveting . . . Beautifully told." --Boston Globe
"An honest and important book . . . Vivid writing and required reading." --Stephen King
"Perceptive and generous-hearted . . . Uncompromising . . . Jamison is a writer of exacting grace." --Washington Post