AUDIOBOOKS IN THE CLASSROOM

We Are Teachers sets the record straight with their infographic on why audiobooks in the classroom work. 

Education Week explains how audiobooks can aid in education, and even help all students read above their reading level and learn new vocabulary.

Listening isn't cheating, rather it can help kids read more and aids in listening skills. -KQED 


AUDIOBOOK INDUSTRY NEWS & FEATURES

Vulture explains why listening to children's audiobooks on your commute can be a palliative for adulthood.

Amazon Prime members will now be able to stream a rotating selection of more than 50 audiobooks, and have access to ad-free podcasts. -Fortune

Blogger Rose Moore humorously describes her travails and eventual triumph as a first-time audiobook listener. -Quirkbooks

On his 100th birthday, Huffington Post says British author Roald Dahl's true genius was as an audiobook narrator.  

Book Riot questions whether the way a story is consumed affects the reading experience.

Audiobooks turn more readers into listeners as sales of e-books drops. -New York Times