Audible brings A.S. Byatt novels and stories to audio for first time

Audible brings A.S. Byatt novels and stories to audio for first time

Audible is bringing the novels and short stories of A.S. Byatt to audio for the first time this month.

The collection will be launched exclusively by the platform on 21st February with narrators including BAFTA nominated stars Samuel West and Juliet Stevenson. Ten novels and five short story collections make up the series.

West will read Possession, Byatt's 1990 Booker Prize winner, while Stevenson narrates 2009 novel The Children's Book.

Other titles include The Shadow Of The Sun, narrated by "The Crown" actor Yolanda Kettle, The Game, narrated by Julie Teal, along with Angels & Insects, read by John Sackville and Sally Scott.

The Biographers Tale, The Virgin In The Garden, Still Life, Babel Tower and A Whistling Woman have also been given the Audible treatment.

Sugar & Other Stories, The Matisse Stories, The Djinn In The Nightingale's Eye, Elementals: Stories Of Ice & Fire and Little Black Book Of Stories make up the rest of the collection.