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Keith Richard's 'Life' wins top Award at the 2011 Audies

Keith Richard's 'Life' wins top Award at the 2011 Audies | Audiobook Business News | Scoop.it
Keith Richard's autobiography "Life" takes top honors at the 16th annual Audie Awards.
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More than Books: Friends don’t let friends read and drive

More than Books: Friends don’t let friends read and drive | Audiobook Business News | Scoop.it
June is National Audio Book Month. It makes sense: summer is the perfect time to discover audiobooks. Consider this an invitation to come to the library where you can select a couple of audio books for your next road trip.
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Media Mix: Get Teens Connected to Audiobooks This Summer

Media Mix: Get Teens Connected to Audiobooks This Summer | Audiobook Business News | Scoop.it
SYNC, an audiobook program that began last summer for teen listeners, is once again offering two digital audiobooks free every week from June 23 through August 17.
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How Amazon Helped Adam Carolla Stay in Podcasting

How Amazon Helped Adam Carolla Stay in Podcasting | Audiobook Business News | Scoop.it
Adam Carolla talks about how an Amazon deal helped him say no to a deal on terrestrial radio.
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Joe Hurley proudly accepted the 2011 Audie Award for best audio book of the year

Joe Hurley proudly accepted the 2011 Audie Award for best audio book of the year | Audiobook Business News | Scoop.it
On May 24th, 2011 - New York’s pop singer, songwriter, actor, playwright and voice-over artist, Joe Hurley, proudly accepted the 2011 Audie Award for best audio...
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Hoping to Sell More Audiobooks, Audible Launches Rights Marketplace

Hoping to Sell More Audiobooks, Audible Launches Rights Marketplace | Audiobook Business News | Scoop.it
With the rise of mobile devices, digital audiobooks have proven to be popular among users. But the vast majority of books are never turned into audiobooks because of high production and marketing costs. Now, Audible.com, the digital audiobook provider and Amazon.com (NSDQ: AMZN) subsidiary, is launching ACX, an online audiobook rights marketplace that it hopes will dramatically boost the number of audiobooks it sells.
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The VOapbox!, Superhero University presents: "Audiobooks A-Z" with Vanessa Hart!

The VOapbox!, Superhero University presents: "Audiobooks A-Z" with Vanessa Hart! | Audiobook Business News | Scoop.it
Superhero University presents: "Audiobooks A-Z" with Vanessa Hart! Vanessa Hart is bringing Part 2 in her highly acclaimed series “The Power of Five” to Dallas, Texas on August 13 at Cake Mix...
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Getting the Word Out

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The Audio Publishers Association is set to kick off its 14th annual June Is Audiobook Month campaign, designed to celebrate the industry and bring greater awareness of audiobooks.
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Things to do in Sacramento and Beyond: 'Hearing Voices' program will be all about audiobooks - sacbee.com

Things to do in Sacramento and Beyond: 'Hearing Voices' program will be all about audiobooks - sacbee.com | Audiobook Business News | Scoop.it
The first of five events will feature Simon Vance, narrator of Stieg Larsson's "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" audiobook. He will discuss the elements of creating high-quality audiobooks. Also at that event, attendees will receive "Hearing Voices" series materials.

Read more: http://blogs.sacbee.com/ticket/archives/2011/05/hearing-voices.html#ixzz1Nv3Udl70
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RoyaltyShare Digital Advantage for eBooks™ Supports More Than 50 eBook, Downloadable Audiobook, Print-on-Demand, and Application Retailers

New York, NY (PRWEB) May 23, 2011 RoyaltyShare, Inc., a leading provider of digital revenue management and reporting solutions, today announced that its Digital Advantage for eBooks™ application now supports the...
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