An interview with Catherine O’Brien – Creating Essential Audiobooks

Posted on 18th January 2017 by Bryony Robertson

Get to know Essential Audiobooks better as Maxine Lennon asks founder, Catherine O’Brien, some key questions about the company.   So Catherine, what made you decide to create Essential Audiobooks? I began Essential Audiobooks after working as a narrator for… Read more »

Your Essential Resolutions

Posted on 3rd January 2017 by Bryony Robertson

Your New Year’s Resolutions are now even easier to keep, with the help of Essential Audiobooks.   I will read all those classics I’ve been meaning to read for years. You’re always go! go! go! with barely a moment to… Read more »


Posted on 12th December 2016 by Bryony Robertson

Find the magic in everything Download Essential Audiobooks’ audio edition of ‘The Secret Garden’ here.  

Your Holiday Season Essentials Part 3 – for him

Posted on 8th December 2016 by Bryony Robertson

Whether it’s a little something for your son, a great gift for your grandad, or the perfect present for your partner, we’ve got you covered. Surface Tension by Sarah Gray, published by Essential Audiobooks, is the perfect gift for anyone with… Read more »

The Secret Garden – an interview with Pearl Hewitt

Posted on 5th December 2016 by Bryony Robertson

The Secret Garden

Maxine Lennon had a chat with our wonderful narrator, Pearl Hewitt about her beautiful audio edition of the classic children’s story, The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett. “It was one of my all-time favourite stories when I was a child.” says Hewitt, when… Read more »

Your Holiday Season Essentials Part 2 – Teenagers

Posted on 29th November 2016 by Bryony Robertson

What to get for the teen who has it all? We’ve got some ideas to make sure you get it right this festive season. The teenagers For Him Blackout (A Sebastian Cleary Novel) from Essential Audiobooks. Packed with action and suspense… Read more »