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2014

3/26/14 - Audiobook Boom Provides Big Opportunities for Publishers

3/10/14 - 5 Reasons Why Writers Should Listen to Audiobooks

1/29/14 - Text synched with audiobooks improves reading

1/29/14 - Learn to speak a new language says language expert Mark Frobose

2013

11/24/2013 - Serious Listening

11/5/2013 - Audiobooks a Rising Industry and Multitasker's Dream

10/9/2013 - Road Trippers say Audiobooks make the Miles Fly By

9/28/2013 - The Best Fall Audiobooks

9/23/2013 - 10 ways to use Audio to sell more books

9/5/2013 - Audiobooks that Sound Better Than The Printed version

8/21/2013 - 7 Amazing Audiobooks that Make time Disappear

8/10/2013 - CBS This Morning on Audiobooks (video)

8/2/2013 - Audiobooks Have Become Cool

8/1/2013 - The New Explosion in Audio Books

6/30/2013 - What Fran's Reading

6/29/2013 - Actors Today Don't Just Read for the Part, Reading IS the Part

6/28/2013 - Tavia Gilbert on Recording Meaningful Audiobooks

6/25/2013 - #JIAM More Audio at ALA

6/17/2013 - JIABM Coverage List as of June 17, 2013

6/11/2013 - Expanding the Market for Audiobooks Beyond Commuters

6/6/2013 - June is National Audiobook Month

6/5/2013 A Part of Something Truly Special--APAC and The Audies Gala in New York

6/5/2013 Interview with Katherine Kellgren

6/3/2013 - 8 Reasons to Spend This June in 19th Century Russia

6/3/2013 - ALA Teen Reads

5/31/2013 - Colin Firth's Performance in The End of the Affair Wins 'Audiobook of the Year'

5/31/2013 - BEA 2013: Audible Takes Top Audie Awards

2/21/2013 - 2013 Audie Award finalists announced!

2/21/2013 - APA Announces 2013 Audies Nominations

2012

12/14/2012 – Audiobook Industry Surveys Show Growth

11/27/2012 – What Makes Dickens a Lousy Running Buddy?

11/20/2012 – Audiobook Q&A: Laural Merlington

7/1/2012 – Between the Lines: Audiobooks for relaxed summer listening

6/14/2012 – BEA 2012: Bestselling Authors Hold Court at Audiobook Tea

6/10/2012 – Audiobooks That'll Make The Family Road Trip Fly By

6/7/2012 – Audie Awards Celebrate Great Voices, Not Famous Faces

6/7/2012 – Tina Fey big winner at Audie Awards

6/6/2012 – Jane Austen triumphs over Kim Kardashian at the Audies: Tina Fey and William Shatner also win

6/5/2012 – APAC Earns A+

5/15/2012 – Selecting the Audies

5/14/2012 – How Chef Marcus Samuelsson Records an Audiobook

5/14/2012 – Aligning the Stars in Audio

5/11/2012 – Extras! Extras! Audio Publishers Deliver

4/12/2012 – APA Announces 2012 Finalists for Top Audie Awards

4/2/2012 – Audiobook Spotlight: A Multitaskers Dream

3/14/2012 – Audiobooks are going Hollywood

2/29/2012 – Bestselling Authors Champion Audiobooks via Social Media

2/27/2012 – Audiobooks: Now Hear This

2/21/2012 – APA Announces Audie Award Nominees

2/20/2012 – Audies Competition Has Record-Breaking Year with Over 1,250 Entries

2/18/2012 – Audiobooks Pump Up the Volume

2/9/2012 – Q&A with Michele Cobb

2/3/2012 – Digital Grows, But So Do Units Still, a Few Headaches

1/2012 – The Evolving Role of an Audio Publisher

2011

12/2011 – An Art Utterly Unchanged

12/16/11 – Grammy Tunes Out Children's Spoken Word

12/12/11 – Listen Up! APA 2011 Sales Survey

12/7/11 – Publishing Doubles in Past 3 Years as Sales Increase, Downloads Gain

12/7/11 – Report: Audiobook Sales Rise, with Downloads on the Upswing

11/25/11 – The Mind’s Ear

11/16/11 - Growing Audio Book Industry Offers Rewards and Challenges for Actors

11/9/11 – Audiobooks Fight Crime in Miami

11/1/11 – Sound Bites: What titles make good audiobooks and what goes into making them good?

10/1/11 – Listening to Short Takes: Short Stories on Audio

10/2011 – Why Reviews Matter

9/27/11 – The Coming Audiobooks Boom

9/2011 – Bookin’ It: Try an audible book

7/28/11 – Plot Change

7/27/11 – Get Caught Listening Winners Announced

7/18/11 – Book Lover: Winning Audiobooks

6/13/11 – Get Caught Listening – June Is Audiobook Month

5/31/11 – Life Is Great!

5/26/11 – Audio Book Sales Climb In Spite Of Competition

5/25/11 – BEA 2011: Audiobook of the Year to 'Life'

5/25/11 – Keith Richard's 'Life' Wins Top Award at the 2011 Audies

5/25/11 – Keith Richard's 'Life' Wins Audiobook of the Year Award at Audies

5/25/11 – Joe Hurley Proudly Accepted the 2011 Audie Award for Best Audiobook of the Year

5/25/11 – 2011 Audies Award Winners

5/25/11 – Unforgettable Audiobooks, and Notes from BEA

5/25/11 – Keith Richards’ Life and Walter Dean Myers’ Here in Harlem Take Home Top Audies

5/13/11 – APA Audiobook Viral Video Contest

5/3/11 – Star Jones to Host Audiobook 'Tea' Talk with Authors at Book Expo America, May 25

4/27/11 – APA Announces Finalists for 2011 Audies Awards

4/15/11 – Audio Paradiso: 2011 Audies Preview

3/28/11 – Book Takes Readers on Tour of MGM's Legendary Studios

3/24/11 – Media Mix: Audie Award Finalists Announced

2/24/11 – Congratulations Audies® Finalists! Check for Narrators You Know...

1/11 – Book Business: The Leading Resource for Book Publishing Professionals – Guest Column: The Price of E-Popularity

2010

12/19/10 – Listening to Literature: An Author Talks About Audiobooks

11/29/10 – Publishers Weekly – Profiting Audiobook Customers

10/3/10 – theday.com Connecticut – Thriving Company Rides the Popularity of Digital Audio Books

8/16/10 – Gainsville.com – A 'Straight-to-Audio' Gamble Pays Off for Local Artist

7/9/10 – KansasCityStar.com – Book Clubs Lend an Ear to Audio Books

7/8/10 – Los Angeles Times – Lend Me Your Ears: Audio Books

7/7/10 – The Salt Lake Tribune – Mandela's Audiobook Wins Top Honors

7/5/10 – Publishers Weekly – Audio's Ups and Downs

6/28/10 – Bookselling This Week – Audiobook Sales Increase in 2009

6/28/10 – VoiceOverExtra – Audiobook Sales Grow 4.7% in 2009; Fiction & Unabridged Categories Lead

6/28/10 – Publishers Weekly – Audio Has Mixed 2009

6/25/10 – The Huffington Post – The Other eBook

6/2/10 – Galleycat – The Help by Kathryn Stockett Wins Fiction Award at the Audies

5/30/10 – Arizona Daily Star – 'Nelson Mandela's Folktales' wins Audio Book of the Year award

5/28/10 – The Wall Street Journal – At the Audies: Judging a Book by Its Narrator

5/26/10 – National Post – Audie Awards

5/26/10 – VoiceOverXtra – The Audies®: Jenna Lamia & Charlton Griffin Are Best Female & Male Narrators; Many More...

5/26/10 – Publishers Weekly – BookExpo America 2010: 'Nelson Mandela's Favorite African Folktales' Takes Audie Honors

5/18/10 – Chicago Tribune – Hear hear! Local Narrators are Finalists for Audiobook 'Oscars'

4/21/10 – LibraryJournal.com – Presentations and live performances with noted authors, actors, and narrators

4/18/10 – HeraldTribune.com - Audiobook Awards Finalists Set

4/12/10 – Audio Editions – Audiobook of the Year Finalists Announced

4/12/10 – VoiceOverXtra – APA Names ‘Audiobook of the Year’; Gary Dell’Abate Hosts NYC Audies Gala May 25

3/7/10 – HeraldTribune.com – And the Audie nominees are…

3/1/10 Bookseller.com The Audiobook Publishing Association in the UK disbands; a new committee at Publishers Association is formed in its place.

March, 2010 – Vanity Fair – Editor's Letter: Bertie Wooster's Day Off

2/25/10 Wall Street Journal Return With Us to the Thrilling Days Of Yesteryear—Via the Internet; Fred Greenhalgh's Audio Dramas Hark Back To Radio Golden Era

2009

12/21/09 – Publishers Weekly – CPSIA Stay on Testing Extended Another Year

12/21/09 – Media Bistro – The Top Audiobooks Stories of the Year

12/1/09 School Library Journal – Have You Heard the Word? For a low-budget way to get kids wild about reading, try readers theater.

11/30/09 – NPR – Neil Gaiman, shared his love of audiobooks with nearly 14 million NPR listeners

11/22/09 – The New York Times – Curiosity: Hachette Audio brings vinyl back from the dead

11/17/09 – BookSeller.com – GoSpoken.com is launching a range of m-books to customers across Europe through Vodafone’s new 360 platform

11/1/09 – Boston Herald - Audiobooks as easy as ‘mp3’

11/09 – VoiceOverXtra.com – APA is mentioned several times in this two-part feature giving Narrators tips and tricks for marketing themselves and building their brand

10/30/09 – The New York Times – CPSIA and the eating of books, do the kids love them so much?

10/29/09 – Voice Over Xtra - Voice Actors Mix With Audiobook Pubs At New York City Pub

10/7/09 – SLJ Teen - Audiobooks and Young Adults

9/27/09 – St. Petersburg Times - Books in Your Ear; Characters take on a new dimension when given voice by an actor or even an author

9/20/09 – New York Times - A New Novel, Edited Down And Read in a Free Podcast

9/1/09 – Library Journal - News Briefs: APA Sales Survey

8/10/09 – Publishers Weekly – Phoenix Books' Michael Viner Dead at 65

7/23/09 – Publishers Weekly – CPSC Issues Policy Statement on CPSIA Tracking Labels

6/29/09 – Publishers Weekly – Spoken–Word Audio Market Holds On

6/3/09 – New York 1 New York 1, the local news station for all five boroughs of New York City, ran society reporter George Whipple’s segment on The Audies throughout the day on June 3.

See it for yourself by clicking here: Play Video; the video will automatically launch your Media Player.

6/2/09 – Library Journal – YA Titles Rule Among 2009 Audie Award Winners

June 09 – Costco Connection – Audiobook Narrators Talk the Talk

5/30/09 Arizona Daily Star – Titles for kids take top 'Audie' awards as best audiobooks

5/30/09 – Publishers Weekly – BookExpo America 2009: 'The Graveyard Book' Takes Audiobook of the Year

5/27/09 – Washington Times – Publishers' woes an open book

5/17/09 – Herald-Tribune – The Best of Digital Books

5/14/09 – Publishers Weekly – CPSIA Update: Still Waiting

5/6/09 – MediaBistro.com – Paul McCartney's Book-of-the-Month

4/27/09 – Publishers Weekly – Barnes & Noble Launches Audiobook Store

April 2009 – Cookie Magazine – 16 of the best children's audiobooks narrated by actors

3/3/09 – Huffington Post – Tennessee Woman Spends $50,000 on Audiobooks

2/17/09 – Library Journal – 2009 Audies Attracts Record Number of Submissions

2/13/09 – Independent Publisher – Audie Awards Draw Record Turnout

2/9/09 – Christian Retailing – Nelson's ‘Next Generation’ receives two Audies nods

2008

October/November 2008 – AudioFile – Audio Operation: Spread the Word: The Numbers Are in and the Future for Audio is Bright

9/21/08 – Atlanta Journal–Constitution – BOOKS: Audiobooks more popular

9/15/08 – PW Daily – APA Survey Finds Solid Audio Gains in 2007

August/September 2008 – AudioFile – Hear Here: The 2008 Audies Gala

6/15/08 – Sarasota Herald–Tribune – Audiobook industry honors its finest

6/14/08 – National Public Radio – Murder–Mystery Audiobooks Keep Trucker Awake

6/10/08 – Library Journal – DRM–free Audiobooks on the Rise

6/3/08 – Huffington Post – The 2008 Audie Awards: Listening Up, Reading Down

5/30/08 – Times Picayune – Katrina loud and clear

4/29/08 – Associated Press – Bedtime stories now available on children's iPods

4/21/08 – Voice–Over Xtra – Hear Audiobook Narrator Scott Brick & Authors at LA Times Festival of Books

4/11/08 – EMedia Live – Glass Houses: How Successful are the Latest Efforts to Control CD Piracy

4/1/08 – Curriculum Connections – Listen Up! Audies Awards Finalists

3/3/08 – The New York Times – Publishers Phase Out Piracy Protection on Audio Books

2/1/08 – The New York Times – Amazon to Buy Audiobook Seller for $300 Million

2/4/08 – USA Today – Lend an Ear to These Leaders

2/5/08 – USA Today – Lifeline – Talk About an Award

2/5/08 – Publishers’ Weekly – Finalists for Audie Awards Announced

2/5/08 – The Book Standard – Finalists for the Audies Include Halberstam, Colbert and More

2/5/08 – Library Journal – Audio Publishers Association Announces Audies Nominees

2007

12/10/07 – The Record – Books go high–tech

11/6/07 – Publishers’ Weekly – AudioBooks: The New Sound of Comics

11/17/07 – Associated Press – Once Illiterate Dropout, Durham Preacher works with A–list actors

10/8/07 – New York Times – When Traffic Piles Up, Drivers Sit and Publishers See New Opportunity

9/4/07 – Library Journal – Audiobook Sales Grew Six Percent in 2006

8/24/07 – Publishers Weekly – New Formats Drove Audio Sales in 2006

7/22/07 – CBS Sunday Morning – Audiobooks Give New Life to Literature

7/9/07 – Emedia Live – Discs Still The Best Choice For Spoken–Word Programming

7/2/07 – Christian Retailing – Industry News

6/07 – AudioFile: The Audies Finalists 2007

6/2/07 – Arizona Daily Star: Top audio books of 2007 are honored

5/11/07 – Independent Publisher: A Cast of Hundreds

4/18/07 – Los Angeles Times: To hear the word of God, press play

2/3/07 – Cincinnati.com: And the Audio book nominees are...

2/2/07 – PW Daily: Audies Finalists Named

2/2/07 – The Book Standard: Audio Publishers Association Announces Finalists for Audies

2006

12/3/06 – The New York Times: The Analog Geezer That Keeps Working

11/12/06 – Washington Post: Listening in on lives

11/3/06 – Entertainment Weekly: Hail to the Spoken Word

9/28/06 – Wall Street Journal: Getting an Earful of Printed Words

9/15/06 – PW Daily: Audio Continues to Raise; 'Ghost' Pushed Up

8/15/06 – Doctored billboards make a statement

7/14/06 – Podcast Audiences on Par with Blogging and Online Dating among US ...

6/26/06 – Wait Till You Hear This . . . Take Along Some Audio Books and Give Your Ears a Workout

6/25/06 – Listen Up, Book Lovers

6/25/06 – The ultimate book tour

6/20/06 – Technology turns new page

6/11/06 – Honor: Kym Dakin recieves award

3/19/06 – Hear ye, hear ye

3/6/06 – Four Plots With a Car in Common

1/20/06 – How Should a Book Sound? And What About Footnotes?

1/8/06 – Philadelphia Inquirer Book Review – Nailing It


   
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