Audiobook Awards

50 Nugget Wash Productions has had the distinct honor of winning multiple awards, including Audies, Listen Up, Earphones, Indie Excellence, Ben Franklin, and a Grammy.

2017

Audie Nomination

  • Gemina, by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff – Young Adult – Narrated by A Full Cast

2016

Grammy Nomination

  • Patience and Sarah, by Isabel Miller – Spoken Word Album – Narrated by Janis Ian and Jean Smart

Audie Win

  • Illuminae, by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff – Best Multi-Voiced Performance – Narrated by A Full Cast

Audie Nominations

  • I Must Say, by Martin Short – Narration by Author – Narrated by Martin Short
  • I Must Say, by Martin Short – Autobiography/Memoir – Narrated by Martin Short
  • Illuminae, by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff – Multi-Voiced Performance – Narrated by A Full Cast

2015

Audie Nominations

  • Report from Nuremberg: The War Criminals Trial – Distinguished Achievement in Production – Narrated by a Full Cast
  • Darkwater: Voices from within the Veil, , by W.E.B. Dubois – Classic – Narrated by a Full Cast
  • Stars: Original Stories Based on the Songs of Janis Ian, Edited by Janis Ian, Mike Resnick – Multi-Voiced Performance – Narrated by Janis Ian and a Full Cast, Songs by Janis Ian
  • The Singer and the Song, by Miriam Therese Winter Faith-Based Non-Fiction – Narrated and Sung by Janis Ian

2014

Audie Nominations

  • Ender’s Game Alive, by Orson Scott Card – Distinguished Achievement in Production – Narrated by Full Cast
  • Ender’s Game Alive, by Orson Scott Card – Multi-Voiced Performance – Narrated by Full Cast
  • Ender’s Game Alive, by Orson Scott Card – Original Work – Narrated by Full Cast
  • Truth Stained Lies, by Terri Blackstock – Inspirational/Faith-Based Fiction – Narrated by Gabrielle de Cuir
  • Rip-Off!!, by John Scalzi et al. – Original Work – Narrated by Full Cast

2013

Audie Win

  • Society’s Child, by Janis Ian - Best Narration by an Author or Author’s – Narrated by Janis Ian

Audie Nominations

  • Society’s Child, by Janis Ian – Achievement in Production – Narrated by Janis Ian
  • The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, by L. Frank Baum -Best Solo Narration Female – Narrated by Anne Hathaway
  • Society’s Child, by Janis Ian – Best Narration by an Author or Authors – Narrated by Janis Ian
  • Invincible, by Jack CampbellBest Science Fiction – Narrated by Christian Rummel
  • The King James Version of The Bible – Best Faith Based Non-Fiction – Narrated by LeVar Burton, Scott Brick, Edward Hermann, Kristopher Tabori
  • Coming Home, by Karen Kingsbury – Best Faith Based Fiction – Narrated by Gabrielle DeCuir, Stefan Rudnicki,
  • Heroes Die, by Matthew Stover – Best Fantasy – Narrated by Stefan Rudnicki

2012

Grammy Award

  • Society’s Child, by Janis Ian - Best Spoken Word Album –  Narrated by Janis Ian

Audie Win

  • Fuzzy Nation, by John Scalzi – Best Science Fiction – Narrated by Wil Wheaton

Audie Nominations

  • Agent to the Stars, by John Scalzi – Best Science Fiction – Narrated by Wil Wheaton

2011

Audie Nominations

  • Vengeance, by A.J. Scudiere – Best Audio Drama – Narrated by Kristopher Tabori and Stephanie Zimbalist
  • Unlocked, by Karen Kingsbury – Best Inspirational/Faith-Based Fiction – Narrated by Roxanne Hernandez
  • Edge of Apocolypse, by Tim LaHaye and Craig Parshall – Best Inspirational/Faith-Based Fiction – Narrated by Stefan Rudnicki
  • No One Would Listen: A True Financial Thriller, by Harry Markopolos – Best Non-Fiction – Narrated by Scott Brick, Harry Markopolos, Frank Casey, Neil Chelo, Kavid Kotz, Gartri Kachroo and Michael Ocrant

2010

Audie Nominations

  • Podkayne of Mars, by Robert A. Heinlein – Best Science Fiction – Narrated by Emily Janice Card
  • Double Minds, by Terry Blackstock – Best Inspirational/Faith-Based Fiction -Narrated by Cassandra Campbell
  • Columbine, by Dave Cullen – Best Non-Fiction – Narrated by Don Leslie

2008

Audie Nominations

  • Growing up Ethnic in America, by various authors – Best Short Stories/Collections – Narrated by a Full Cast

2007

Audie Nominations

  • Voyagers, by Ben Bova – Best Science Fiction – Narrated by Stefan Rudnicki
  • Operation Homecoming, edited by Andrew Carroll Best Multi-Voiced – Narrated by Joe Barrett,
    David Birney, et al.

2006

Audie Nominations

  • Shadow of the Giant, by Orson Scott Card – Best Science Fiction – Narrated by David Birney, Scott Brick, Gabrielle de Cuir, Stefan Rudnicki, Moira Quirk and Carrington MacDuffie
  • Rosie Dunn, by Cecilia Ahern – Best Romance – Narrated by Roger Rees, Moira Quirk, Rosalyn Landor and Russell Copley

2005

Audie Win

  • Lost Boys, by Orson Scott Card – Best Science Fiction – Narrated by Stefan Rudnicki