Posted on 11/18/2021 at 09:24 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

By now, you’ve heard that audio giant Spotify has struck a deal to purchase Findaway. You might be wondering what...

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Posted on 11/16/2021 at 08:24 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

All forty of Terry Pratchett’s Discworld books will be re-recorded, to be released over the next two years. And you...

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Posted on 11/15/2021 at 10:13 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Digital Reader highlighted two deals related to audiobooks in his Morning Coffee roundup post. The one with more name...

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Posted on 11/02/2021 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer Beware isn’t issuing a full-on warning about Scribd’s current push to acquire backlist books. Victoria Strauss is, however, cautioning...

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Posted on 09/22/2021 at 04:04 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Alliance of Independent Authors has two updates from Amazon in its weekly business roundup that may be of note...

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Posted on 09/20/2021 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Audio dramas aren’t new, but they’re not necessarily the first thing that authors think of when they give consideration to...

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Posted on 09/08/2021 at 08:40 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Hillary Clinton and Louise Penny have welcomed a third big name to their bookish collaboration: actress Joan Allen. Allen will...

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Posted on 09/01/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The late actor Christopher Lee was no stranger to bringing literature to life, counting Dracula and Saruman (from the Lord...

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Posted on 08/30/2021 at 02:56 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Two book publishers have filed a class action lawsuit against Audible. Law Street Media reports that Plaintiffs Golden Unicorn Enterprises...

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Posted on 08/06/2021 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Audio Publishers Association released an extensive look at readers’ audiobook habits — and beyond — last month. The Immersive...

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Tagged As: Audiobook, Reading