First, Neil Gaiman reading The Graveyard Book, one chapter at each stop of his book took last fall.
You can, as Miri did, lose an entire day listening, but what good listening it is.
If that didn’t rock your world, have some Hoff.
And, to break your heart and make you cry (well, I did) an Australian fire fighter gives water to a thirsty koala in the middle of a burnt out forest.
[Thanks to Leslie Kelly for the link.