Blind librarian David Faucheaux is Library Journal’s audiobook reviewer of the year

Be sure to also read the related link (I’m blind. Kindle text to speech has been a nightmare to master—here’s how to fix this) at the end of the article 😎

David Faucheaux, a blind librarian who has contributed to TeleRead, is Library Journal’s audiobook reviewer of the year for 2018.

“David has an incredible enthusiasm for a wide range of genres and topics and never ceases to want to learn more and improve his writing,” LJ Media Editor Stephanie Klose wrote. “In addition, as LJ’s only visually impaired audio book reviewer, David’s feedback on user experience of various platforms, formats, and recordings is unique and invaluable.”

David tells LJ: “Audiobooks take me places and show me things I would otherwise never get to encounter. They see for me by their descriptions, their vivid word pictures, and lyrical prose. They befriend me when I’m lonely, educate me when I’m curious, and amuse me when I’m in a blue mood. I have always known I could pick up a book and for a time be in a better or at…

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