Charles Lamb (1774-1834) was a nineteenth-century English poet and essayist whose best-known works "Essays of Elia" and "The Last Essays of Elia" include such titles as ""The Two Races of Men,"" ""Confessions of a Drunkard,"" and ""A Bachelor's Complaint of the Behaviour of Married People."" Mary Lamb (1764-1847) collaborated with her brother Charles on several books for children, including their famous children's collection "Tales from Shakespeare," published in 1807.
British actress and narrator Josephine Bailey has won ten "AudioFile" Earphones Awards and a prestigious Audie Award, and "Publishers Weekly" named her Best Female Narrator in 2002.
Simon Vance has recorded over four hundred audiobooks and has earned over twenty "AudioFile" Earphones Awards, including for his narration of "Scaramouche" by Rafael Sabatini. He is also the recipient of five coveted Audie Awards, including one for "The King's Speech" by Mark Logue and Peter Conradi, and he was named an "AudioFile" Best Voice of 2009.show more