Suzie Althens thoroughly prepares a book for narration, casting characters with a broad range of personalities and accents. She has studied extensively with award-winning audiobook directors in New York and Los Angeles.

Suzie narrates for several publishers from her home studio in Alaska and also narrates for Learning Ally, a non-profit serving those with reading disabilities.

She has studied with these extraordinary teachers:

Paul Ruben, an award-winning director and producer.

Christina Rooney, an award-winning director and producer with Penguin Random House.

Pat Fraley, master creator of character voices.

Scott Brick, narrator of over 600 books.







Suzie Althens

Miss Ruffles Inherits Everything- “By differentiating pitch and tone and using regional accents for all ages and genders, she produces a cast of fully recognized and distinct, quirky characters.A steady pacing keeps listeners engaged during this rollicking, fun ride.” Booklist Reader
Undivided- “Suzie Althens gave just the right inflections to Patricia’s despair over her daughter’s choices, putting the right emotional edge in her voice.” Bookreporter.com