Bestselling audiobooks this week

Bestselling audiobooks

Whether you're commuting, training for a 10k or just catching up on chores, audiobooks are the perfect way to enjoy books on a busy schedule. Take a look at the Audible bestsellers chart to decide which one to listen to next.

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1. I Can't Make This Up: Life Lessons by Kevin Hart
Life Lessons by Kevin Hart

In this true rags to riches story, Kevin Hart shares his memoir in a way only he can: showcasing the charisma, personality, and talent that made him one of the most popular entertainers in the planet.

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2. Believe Me: A Memoir of Love, Death and Jazz Chickens
Eddie Izzard Memoir

Affecting, witty and nothing less than rousing, listeners will, as Eddie himself says, 'look at my life and say, "If that idiot transvestite can run a whole bunch of marathons, play the Hollywood Bowl and travel across France with a French-speaking tour, then what's holding me back?"'

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3. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them read by Eddie Redmayne
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

A set textbook at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry since publication, Newt Scamander's masterpiece has entertained wizarding families through the generations. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is an indispensable introduction to the magical beasts of the wizarding world.

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4. Sherlock Holmes: The Definitive Collection by Arthur Conan Doyle
Sherlock Holmes the definitive collection

Ever since he made his first appearance in A Study In Scarlet, Sherlock Holmes has enthralled and delighted millions of fans throughout the world. A lifelong fan of Doyle's detective fiction, Fry has narrated the complete works of Sherlock Holmes – four novels and five collections of short stories.

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5. The X-Files: Cold Cases
The X Files: Cold Cases

The series that had a generation looking to the sky gets a breathtaking audio reprise in an original full-cast dramatisation featuring actors David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson who return to voice FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully.

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6. Learn Spanish with Paul Noble: Complete Course
Learn Spanish with Paul Noble

If you've ever wanted to learn a new language but felt daunted by how to go about it without signing up for expensive courses, this is the audiobook for you. Paul Noble's revolutionary method makes learning simple and straightforward.

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7. The Butterfly Effect with Jon Ronson
Butterfly Effect

Hear the story of what happened when the tech industry gave the world what it wanted: free porn. Lives were mangled. Fortunes were made. All for your pleasure. Follow writer and narrator Jon Ronson as he uncovers our web of desire.

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8. A Game of Thrones by George R R Martin
A Game of Thrones

The first book in George R R Martin’s sprawling, epic, otherworldly, and as-yet-unfinished series A Song of Ice and Fire. At the heart of the story are unforgettable characters and a plot that weaves an intricate web of deceit, love, revenge, power and family dynamics.

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9. The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
Handmaid's Tale

The Republic of Gilead offers Offred only one function: to breed. If she deviates, she will, like dissenters, be hanged at the wall or sent out to die slowly of radiation sickness. But even a repressive state cannot obliterate desire – neither Offred's nor that of the two men on which her future hangs….

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10. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by J K Rowling
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

On Harry Potter's 11th birthday, a great beetle-eyed giant of a man called Rubeus Hagrid bursts into his life with some astonishing news: Harry Potter is a wizard, and he has a place at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. An incredible adventure is about to begin!

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