Lyndon B. Johnson

All ears: Caro working on audio-only project

Robert Caro's next project is for ears only.

The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian is planning an audio-only release, "On Power," drawing upon his years as an investigative journalist and his research into the lives of President Lyndon Johnson and municipal builder Robert Moses. "On Power" will be narrated by Caro and released exclusively through the audiobook producer and distributor Audible Inc., which told The Associated Press on Monday that it had set a May 9 release date.

"My books are an attempt to examine and explain political power: how it is created, how it works, how it can be used — for good and for ill," Caro said in a statement...

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