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 Mars Room Cover Image
ISBN: 9781476756554
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scribner Book Company - May 1st, 2018


"Electrifying." --Vanity Fair

"A page turner... The Mars Room is one of those books that enrage you even as they break your heart." --The New York Times Book Review (cover review)

The Outsider Cover Image
ISBN: 9781501180989
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scribner Book Company - May 22nd, 2018

An unspeakable crime. A confounding investigation. At a time when the King brand has never been stronger, he has delivered one of his most unsettling and compulsively readable stories.

Motherhood Cover Image
ISBN: 9781627790772
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Henry Holt & Company - May 1st, 2018

From the author of How Should a Person Be? ("one of the most talked-about books of the year"--Time Magazine) and the New York Times Bestseller Women in Clothes comes a daring novel about whether to have children.

Barracoon: The Story of the Last
By Zora Neale Hurston, Alice Walker (Foreword by), Deborah G. Plant (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9780062748201
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Amistad - May 8th, 2018

New York Times Bestseller

“A profound impact on Hurston’s literary legacy.”—New York Times

“One of the greatest writers of our time.”—Toni Morrison