Audiobook

US audiobook sales up 42% in February

The audiobook industry has seen huge growth over the last two years. The Association of American Publishers has released their monthly report that notes audiobo...
Publishing

Hits and Misses – 2015 in publishing

It's been a year where the business of books has managed to grab more than its fair share of headlines. Big events like the return of Harper Lee, the continued ...

Audible comes to Amazon Echo

Amazon has announced that Echo now has the capability to play audiobooks from Audible.  The story will pick up where you left off on another device. Echo als...

Audies name best audiobooks of of 2014

The Audie Awards recognizes distinction in audiobooks and spoken word entertainment and is sponsored by the Audio Publishers Association. This event has been on...

Harlequin launches first audiobooks

Audiobooks are quickly becoming a billionRomance and erotica publisher Harlequin has just announced the formation of a new audiobook unit and will begin pushing...

Overdrive enables web play for audiobooks

Overdrive has announced a new platform that means buyers will be able to play audiobooks through a standard browser. OverDrive Listen requires no additional ...

Scribd boosts audiobook offering

A new agreement between Scribd and Penguin/Randomhouse will see over 9,000 audiobooks added to their online library. Audio versions are promised of bestsellers ...