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Best & Overlooked Books: Suggestions for Good Reads, New Authors, Audiobooks & More


With more people working from home and having more time on their hands, it was a banner year for readers. Our panel will share which books were their favorites of 2020.  And we’ll get some recommendations for some of the best audiobooks of the year.


Heidi Carter, owner of Bogan Books in Fort Kent; former graphic designer/marketing consultant

Susan Conley, author of five books, including "Elsey Come Home" and "The Foremost Good Fortune"; her novel "Landslide" will be published in Feb. 2021

Lewis Robinson, author who currently teaches at University of Maine at Farmington; his works include "Water Dogs" and "Officer Friendly and Other Stories"; he is also the creator of the podcast TalkShop—writers in conversation with writers

Emily Connelly, assistant editor, Audiofile magazine

Heidi Carter's picks

Susan Conley's picks

Lewis Robinson's picks

Emily Connelly's picks

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