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Award winning audiobook narrator and avid reader, Ian M. Hawkins has recorded everything from science fiction and fantasy to noir thrillers and coming of age stories. He received an Earphones awards for the children’s novel Pony by bestselling author R. J. Palacio, followed shortly by an award for Runaway Blues, by Pete Fanning.

A red scarf being woven on a loom with a wooden shuttle resting on the fabric.Ian brings a lifetime of varied experiences, from growing up in the Rocky Mountains to years spent on the road with the renaissance festival circuit, as well as a love for music and stories. When he’s not recording audiobooks, he’s helping people find their new favorite book at the local library, playing Irish tunes on his mandolin or learning the magic of patience by working at his loom.