2017 CIPA EVVY Award for Audiobook Production - 1st Place!

2017 CIPA EVVY Award for Audiobook Production - 1st Place!

Amazing news about one of our independently produced audiobook titles! Over the weekend it was announced that Ulysses Dream: A Timeless Romance  was awarded a 2017 CIPA EVVY award for first place in audiobook production.

  A huge congratulations to author Tim White and narrator Yareli Arizmendi

"The CIPA EVVYs is one of the longest-running book award competitions on the Indie publishing scene, running for nearly 25 years. The annual contest is sponsored by the Colorado Independent Publishers Association (CIPA), along with the CIPA Education and Literacy Foundation (ELF).

The CIPA EVVYs receive entries from all over the world, including England, Belgium, South Africa, Russia and Dubai. Averaging over 200 entries each year in 39 book categories and 8 technical categories, the CIPA EVVYs continue to provide an excellent way for independent authors to gain recognition for their work."

If you'd like to learn more about this award you can visit the official page here.

 

 

July 2017 Earphones Award Winners!

July 2017 Earphones Award Winners!

Once again, we are pleased to announce a number of talented narrators we've worked with have been awarded AudioFile's prestigious Earphones Award for the month of April! The award is given each month by AudioFile magazine to truly exceptional titles that excel in narrative voice and style, characterizations, suitability to audio, and enhancement of the text. You can check out all the recent winners here!

We are proud to have played a part in the production of the following titles and thank all the amazing publishers who have trusted us with their audiobooks. A huge congratulations to all the narrators as well!

The Totally Unscientific Study of the Search for Human Happiness - HighBridge Audio // Read by Paula Poundstone (author)

The Thirst - Random House Audio / Books on Tape // Read by John Lee

Thick as Thieves - Harper Audio // Read by Steve West

Miracle Cure - Penguin Audio / Books on Tape // Read byRob Shapiro

Long Black Veil: A Novel - Random House Audio / Books on Tape // Read by Jennifer Finney Boylan (author)

Words in Deep Blue - Listening Library // Read by Hamish R. Johnson and Chelsea Bruland

 

Audie Winners 2017!

Audie Winners 2017!

Deyan Audio is proud to announce that 2 of the titles we had the honor of working on this year took home Audies at this year's APA sponsored Audie Gala! The winning titles were:

  • Risen - Narrated by Alana Kerr Collins and PJ Ochlan (Deyan Audio Full Production)
  • Homegoing - Narrated by Dominic Hoffman (Deyan Audio Quality Control)

 

We are also very proud of the many other talented narrators on our roster who took home Audies this year as well, including:

 

You can check out a full list of the 2017 Audie winners here.

Bob Deyan's Birthday Celebration!

Bob Deyan's Birthday Celebration!

Please join us May 5th, 2017 at Northridge for our annual celebration of Bob Deyan's life! Bob's vision is what still drives us to this day. We work to keep his legacy alive with the same vibrancy and passion he instilled in it. We hope you'll join us for an afternoon of celebrating his memory, his legacy, and the community he founded. Festivities will last from 12-2pm

Also, one of Bob's final wishes was to start a fund to help all ALS patients get the medical support they need, regardless of their financial circumstances. If you would like to make a donation to this cause you do so at the link below:

Bob Deyan ALS Nurse Fund - Donation Link

New Earphones Award Winners for April!

New Earphones Award Winners for April!

We are delighted to announce a number of talented narrators we've worked with have recently been awarded AudioFile's prestigious Earphones Award for the month of April! The award is given each month by AudioFile magazine to truly exceptional titles that excel in narrative voice and style, characterizations, suitability to audio, and enhancement of the text. You can check out all the recent winners here!

We are proud to have played a part in the production of the following titles and thank all the amazing publishers who have trusted us with their titles. A huge congratulations to all the narrators as well!

The Harlem Charade - Scholastic Audiobooks - Read by Bahni Turpin

The Lesser Bohemians - Random House Audio / Books on Tape - Read by Eimear McBride, the author

The Ethan I Was Before - Harper Audio / Blackstone - Read by Kirby Heyborne

Frogkisser! - Listening Library - Read by Marisa Calin

The Hate U Give - Harper Audio / Blackstone - Read by Bahni Turpin

Home Sweet Home - Random House Audio / Books on Tape - Read by Candy McClain

Little Boy Blue - Recorded Books - Read by Elizabeth Bower

Quicksand - Random House Audio / Books on Tape - Read by Sean Barrett

Sweet Dreams - Novel Audio - Read by Simone Lewis and Vikas Adam

 

"Painting in the Dark" Wins Wilbur Award!

"Painting in the Dark" Wins Wilbur Award!

Deyan Audio is proud to announce that Painting in the Dark: Esref Armagan, Blind Artist has won the Wilbur Award for Best Youth/Children's Audiobook!

Narrated by the always amazing Bronson Pinchot and Katherine Kellgren, we are honored to have worked on this title with Sue Zizza and the wonderful people at SueMedia Productions.

Thank you and congratulations to all involved!

2017 Audies Nominations!

2017 Audies Nominations!

Deyan Audio is thrilled to announce we worked on 12 books nominated for an Audie this year! A humongous congratulations to all the narrators and authors who were nominated and a major thank you to all the publishers who entrusted us with these titles.

We encourage you to give them all a listen today!

The nominated titles were:

Gemina (Listening Library) - Narrated by Carla Corvo, Steve West, and a Full Cast - Best Young Adult

The Game of Love and Death (Scholastic Audio) - Narrated by Susan Hanfield - Best Young Adult

Sleeping Giants (Penguin Random House  Audio / Books on Tape) - Narrated by a Full Cast - Best Science Fiction

East, West (Recorded Books) - Narrated by Sunil Malhotra and Steven Crossley - Best Short Stories/Collection

The Wooden Prince: Out of Abaton (Oasis Audio) - Narrated by Ralph Lister - Best Young Listeners

Sweet Dreams (Novel Audio) - Narrated by Vikas Adam and Simone Lewis  - Best Erotica

Black Man, White House (HarperAudio) - Narrated by Keith Szarabajka, John Reynolds, Fran Tunno, Cherise Boothe, Dan Woren, P.J. Ochlan, Gregory Itzin, Paula Jai Parker-Martin, Mia Barron, Ron Butler, and James Shippy - Best Humor

Home (Brilliance Publishing) - Narrated by Steven Weber - Best Thriller/Suspense

Risen (Christian Audio) - Narrated by PJ Ochlan and Alana Kerr Collins - Best Inspirational/Faith-Based Fiction

Divine Collision (Oasis Audio) - Narrated by Brandon Batchelar and Jason White - Best Inspirational/Faith-Based Non-Fiction

The Great Good Thing (Thomas Nelson / HarperAudio) - Narrated by Andrew Klavan - Best Inspirational/Faith-Based Non-Fiction

Homegoing (Penguin Random House Audio / Books on Tape) - Narrated by Dominic Hoffman - Best Literary Fiction & Classics

YALSA Amazing Audiobooks for Young Adults 2017 Announced

The Young Adult Library Services recently released it's top audiobook picks for the past year and Deyan Audio is proud to have been a part of producing several of them. Congratulations to these amazing narrators and a big thank you to the publishers! Give one of the these a listen today!

Half Lost (Listening Library) - Narrated by Carl Prekopp

The Memory of Light (Scholastic) - Narrated by Frankie Corzo

Wink Poppy Midnight (Listening Library) - Narrated by Michael Crouch, Alicyn Packard, and Caitlin Davies.

Gemina (Listening Library) - Narrated by Carla Corvo, Macleod Andrews, Steve West and a Full Cast