Michael Kramer (narrator)

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Michael Kramer
Minnesota, United States
OccupationAudiobook narrator

Michael Kramer is an American audiobook narrator.[1] Kramer has recorded over a hundred audiobooks for trade publishers and has participated in the Library of Congress's Talking Books program.[2]

Reception and awards[edit]

Kramer has received praise for his narrations,[3][4][5] with the Library Journal stating that Kramer reads "clearly and intensely".[6]


  • AudioFile Earphones Award[2]
  • Torgi Award[7]

Personal life[edit]

Kramer lives in Washington, D.C. area with his wife, Jennifer Mendenhall (aka Kate Reading), and their two children.[2] Kramer and Reading have co-narrated audiobooks. Kramer also works as an actor in the local theater, including The Kennedy Center’s production of The Light of Excalibur.


As narrator[edit]


  1. ^ Scott, Aurelia. "Narrator Couples". AudioFile. Retrieved 6 September 2012.
  2. ^ a b c "Narrators: Michael Kramer". Retrieved 2011-02-21.
  3. ^ "Audiobook Reviews:TRIPTYCH". AudioFile. Retrieved 6 September 2012.
  4. ^ Cogdill, Oline (March 14, 2008). "Here's the scoop on new audio books". Seacoastonline.com. Retrieved 6 September 2012.
  5. ^ Powers, Katherine (Feb 29, 2004). "An earful of intrigue-fueled popular fiction, from American Gothics to Russian capers". Washington Post. Retrieved 6 September 2012.
  6. ^ Burns, Ann. "Best Audiobooks of 2004". Library Journal. Archived from the original on 10 October 2007. Retrieved 6 September 2012.
  7. ^ "Findley novel wins Talking Book award". Toronto Star. Apr 29, 1986. Retrieved 6 September 2012.
  8. ^ The Untold Story of the New Testament Audio Book
  9. ^ How to Disappear Audiobook

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