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Apple Books

Apple Books is the best way to discover and enjoy books and audiobooks all in one place. With an incredible catalog of millions of books and audiobooks, personalized recommendations, and a vast array of free titles, Apple Books helps millions of customers uncover their new favorite titles. Audiobook customers listen subscription-free with Apple Books’ $9.99 collection, refreshed monthly, as well as the audiobook of the week and a full range of popular titles. Customers in more than 154 countries and regions can read and listen in 40 languages on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Mac and listen on the go with Apple Watch and CarPlay. More information is available at apple.com/apple-books.

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Zebralution

Zebralution is a leading distributor dedicated to distributing and marketing audiobooks to streaming and download services worldwide. We deliver to both book-centric and music-centric platforms. We increase the discoverability of audiobooks on Spotify and other music streaming services and enhance the listening experience using our unique marketing tools and our established consumer network lismio, in return creating additional reach and revenue for our publishing partners. Want to find out more, we look forward to meeting you.

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Bookwire

Bookwire is a leading global audiobook and eBook service provider. Founded in 2009, we work with over 2,000 publishing clients to help grow their digital sales across the widest network of retail partners and also offer a wide range of services including marketing, analytics, pricing and production. Our world-class Bookwire OS platform was built specifically with publisher’s digital needs in mind and distributes globally over 700,000 eBooks and over 200,000 audiobooks on behalf of publishers. Bookwire’s team of digital publishing experts look forward to helping you grow your audiobook business across the full range of sales channels including streaming services.

Eljin

Eljin is the largest payer of SAG-AFTRA audiobook talent in the US. Eljin’s on-line portal lets publishers and producers pay union talent quickly, easily, and securely—all in compliance with privacy protocols and federal/state mandates. Narrators and their agents receive electronic deposits directly to their bank accounts via ACH. Monthly remittances to the union allow members to earn credits toward important health and retirement benefits. In Q2 2020, look for the release of the new Eljin platform, open to publishers, producers, narrators, and agents. All payment information in one place. Secure. Compliant. Global. Contact us at support@eljininc.com for more information on opening an account.

Hoopla

hoopla is the digital brand and service of Midwest Tape, a trusted physical media provider to public libraries for almost 30 years. hoopla partners with libraries across North America to provide online and mobile access to hundreds of thousands of movies, music albums, audiobooks, eBooks, comics, and TV shows. With hoopla digital, library patrons can borrow, instantly stream and download digital media with a valid library card, from a public library that partners with hoopla digital. All content is accessible via hoopla digital’s free mobile apps for Apple and Android devices, and online at www.hoopladigital.com.

LMBPN Publishing

Founded in 2015, LMBPN has rapidly become an industry leader in the digital sci-fi and urban fantasy genres. The company has gained a loyal global fan base who consistently propels LMBPN's books into Amazon.com top ranks, and has made founding author Michael Anderle a #1 ranked sci-fi author. LMBPN's digital catalog presently includes over 700 titles, many of them in the top 1,000 on Amazon.com, and over 200 titles on Audible.com through LMBPN Audio and approximately another 200 titles licensed for audio through partners such as Dreamscape, Graphic Audio, Recorded Books, Podium Audio, and Tantor. Combined, the current series in the company's portfolio have sold over 4,000,000 books, and over a billion pages have been read on Amazon's Kindle Unlimited.
Visit http://LMBPN.com or contact Judith.Anderle@LMBPN.com

OverDrive

Drive sales and maximize revenue by adding your ebooks and audiobooks to OverDrive’s global catalog. Sell to more than 48,000 libraries and schools who serve millions of end users. With 30+ years of experience, OverDrive is the leading digital distribution platform, helping publishers achieve their digital goals. OverDrive’s support for all major devices, including iOS, Android, Chromebook and Kindle (U.S. Only), and award-winning reading apps makes our platform the most compatible service for end users.

Pozotron

Pozotron highlights missing words and phrases, flipped words, and duplicated sentences in your narrations. Reduce audiobook returns and negative reviews while delivering high quality content to your customers. Pozotron’s clients reduced the time they spent proofing audio, all while increasing the catch-rate for issues. Visit pozotron.com to learn more.


Speechki

Speechki is an Audiobook recording platform to scale publishers' audiobook inventories ten times thanks to synthetic voices. Speechki provides over one hundred hi-resolution voices in 33 languages. A book is recorded in 15 minutes and can be fine-tuned by a proof-listener in some hours. We believe every book has to have an audio version. Feel free to contact us: dima@speechki.org

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Author's Republic

Author's Republic is the best new way for independent authors, narrators, publishers, and producers to sell their audiobooks to listeners through every major digital audiobook platform, including subscription retailers, unlimited listening services, and libraries. We welcome users from all over the globe and connect them to retailers and distributors that would otherwise be inaccessible to them. Our simple & easy-to-use portal allows users to upload their book once and have their titles distributed everywhere, access aggregated monthly sales reports, and receive a single monthly payment directly to their PayPal account. Get your free account and learn more at authorsrepublic.com.

John Marshall Media

Outstanding audio. Amazing experience. Every time.

For over 25 years our clients have hired us to produce, record, and edit their most important audiobooks. Harper Audio, PRH, Macmillan, Scholastic, and many smaller publishers trust us with more and more titles every year. Yes, we’ve done the Grammy, Audie, Earphone, and Webby winners. So have our competitors. But what separates us from them, and what keeps our clients coming back, is the experience: Amazing . . . every time.

NetGalley

NetGalley helps publishers and authors promote and market new books to readers of influence. Publishers make digital review copies available on NetGalley, which the NetGalley community discovers, requests, reads, and reviews. Audiobook publishers can add Audio Excerpts to any digital review copy already listed on NetGalley and, new in 2020, can make full audiobooks available for review as well.

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The Audio Flow

As an indie author, you have choices in who represents your work and your words. The Audio Flow is a member of the Audio Publishers Association and is a SAG-AFTRA production company that is a cut above the rest. We've collaborated with bestselling authors and award-winning narrators to deliver professional and quality audiobooks since 2017. New to the industry with over 200+ narrators on our roster and over 50 books completed, we are ready to produce or publish your work leaving you time to write. You're in good hands with The Audio Flow.

AudioFile Magazine

AudioFile is the comprehensive source of audiobook reviews and recommendations. Thirty years after starting as a print newsletter, today AudioFile is a multi-platform resource to audiobooks for consumer listeners, professional library selectors, and the audiobook industry. AudioFile publishes weekly at AudioFilemagazine.com, e-newsletters, active social media programs on Facebook, Twitter, and SoundCloud and in print 6x year. AudioFile also runs the wildly popular teen audience development project, AudiobookSYNC.com and maintains numerous content licenses for audiobook review syndication.

Brilliance Publishing

Brilliance Publishing is part of the Amazon.com group of companies and is the parent company of Brilliance Audio. As a GRAMMY-nominated and Audie Award-winning producer of audiobook recordings, we create a quality listening experience for customers while giving our authors the widest distribution for their works. Through partnerships, we distribute print and audiobooks for other publishers, and we work directly with authors and agents to publish non-fiction books in all formats under our two imprints.

Chirp / BookBub

Chirp is an audiobook retailer powered by BookBub that highlights unbeatable discounts on audiobooks. Chirp offers listeners access to a full catalog of audiobooks that they can purchase á la carte with no subscription fees, but focuses especially on surfacing limited-time audiobook deals in members’ favorite genres. Our team works with publishers and authors to curate new deals every day, helping our partners drive significant increases in sales, reach new readers, and boost visibility for their audio titles. Learn more about promoting your audiobooks with Chirp and BookBub here.

DeepZen

DeepZen helps publishers to produce high quality audiobooks using innovative AI voice and natural language processing technologies. Our publisher portal provides a high quality, convenient and cost-effective production service that converts a manuscript into an audiobook more quickly than traditional studio production. Our AI voices are licenced from narrators and are produced using next generation AI algorithms and capture all the elements of the human voice, such as pacing and intonation, and a wide range of emotions, that produce more realistic speech patterns. For more information, please contact hello@deepzen.io

Deyan Audio

Deyan Audio was founded in 1990 by Bob and Debra Deyan. For 30 years Deyan Audio has been a pioneer of the audiobook industry, becoming the world's largest independent producer of audiobooks. Deyan Audio has amassed 12 Grammy award nominations and 5 wins in the category of spoken word and received the APA Life Achievement Award in 2013, recognizing our work. The world's biggest publishers continue to turn to Deyan’s two state-of-the-art Los Angeles studios, and experienced staff who produce the highest quality of audio content.  

Findaway

Findaway is a global leader in digital content delivery. With the invention of Playaway Pre-loaded Products, Findaway transformed the way that audiobooks, eBooks, videos, learning tools, and apps are circulated in 40,000 libraries, schools, and military installations. Findaway also innovated digital audiobook delivery with AudioEngine, the industry's largest B2B audiobook delivery platform that enables brands to deliver one of the world's largest collections of digital audiobooks within their own experience. To learn more about Findaway and the Findawayers who make it all happen, visit www.findaway.com.

Jarpa Studio

Jarpa Studio is a boutique recording complex located in the heart of Mexico City’s most elite neighborhood. With over 20 years of experience in sound design, voice-over and ADR, we are proud providers of great sound for some of the most renowned producers, developers, content creators, advertising agencies and publishers around the globe. When it comes to Audiobooks, we are the most exclusive and efficient choice that you can find in all of Latin America. Besides having a production capacity of more than 500 hours per month, we add that spice of extra to the interpretation of each one of our stories/audio fiction /audio drama/ sonic fictions to generate an unparalleled auditive experience: an outstanding mix between really humane storytelling and technical excellency.

Klopotek

Klopotek is the international market leader in the area of publishing software. Our system has been specifically designed to meet the unique needs of publishers and combines detailed and specialized knowledge with modern technology. We offer publishing solutions for Title Management, Editorial, and Production, as well as Contracts, Rights and Royalties, O2C, and CRM with our cloud-based STREAM web apps, fully supporting the growing audio segment in the market. Focused on supporting key business processes in a smart way, Klopotek STREAM provides an excellent user experience. Complete essential business tasks wherever you are in an easy-to-use and harmonized workflow.

Rakuten Kobo

Owned by Tokyo-based Rakuten and headquartered in Toronto, Rakuten Kobo Inc. is one of the world’s most innovative eReading services offering more than 5 million eBooks and audiobooks to millions of customers in 190 countries. Believing that consumers should have the freedom to read any book on any device, Kobo provides people with a choice when reading. Kobo offers an eReader for everyone with a wide variety of E Ink eReaders to suit any reader’s style including Kobo Aura, Kobo Aura H2O, and Kobo Aura ONE; along with the company’s free top-ranking eReading apps for Apple® and Android®. Kobo’s award-winning eReaders can be found in major retail chains around the world. For more information, visit www.kobo.com.

Lantern Audio

Every author has a story. A publisher gives it life. We give it a voice. Lantern Audio is a full service Audiobook producer with nearly 20 years’ experience in the industry. The top publishing houses in the USA rely on us to deliver a first-class product, from casting all the way to final mastering. You can rely on us, too! Check up on us from the ALLI watchdog list: The Best Self-Publishing Services. (And the Worst). (Hint: we get an “Excellent Partner” rating). Every author has a story, let us give yours a voice.

Learning Ally

Learning Ally is a national non-profit education solutions organization dedicated to democratizing literacy. For over 75 years, we have been producing high-quality, human-read audiobooks with both professional and volunteer narrators. Our audiobook production team is passionate about helping narrators build their careers while they are giving voice to the powerful stories our students need. Our developing roster of artist/activists inspire more than 260,000 educators and transform the lives of over 1.6 million students annually.

Leonardo Audio

Created by award-winning narrator Chris Ciulla; Leonardo Audio is a full-service audiobook publisher and production company. We are actively acquiring the rights to titles that interest our core listeners. These include stories based in Boston/New England, the Classics, Boxing & MMA books, Political titles, Comedy and Humor projects, Fitness & Wellness books, Interactive Audio Games, and several others.

We will take any book you have published, cast and produce its broadcast-quality audio, and successfully promote it worldwide. With a studio thirty minutes from Manhattan that is capable of live duet narration, and satellite locations around New England, Leonardo Audio strives to become your preferred audio producer of choice.

MetaComet Systems

MetaComet® Systems helps publishers automate royalty management, reducing effort by up to 90% while eliminating risks and improving author relations. Founded in 2000, MetaComet works with more than 130 of the most respected names in publishing. Our Royalty Tracker® Platform automates royalty management and our AuthorPortal helps publishers to enhance author relations. The Sales Aggregator enables you to easily aggregate sales from all your different sources and other pre-processing requirements. Audio Publishers Association members receive a 20% discount off setup fees and 10% discount off monthly fees on Royalty Tracker.

Mosaic Audio

Mosaic Audio is an award-winning audiobook production company located in Los Angeles. With seven studios, including four VIP studios, Mosaic provides high-quality recording and full production services. Our team of experienced audiobook pros has garnered many Audie, Earphones, and Voice Arts awards and nominations. We record authors and celebrities, and cast the top narrators in the business, using our expertise to help you select the best match for your project.

Newgen

Newgen is an end-to-end publishing company whose services include the entire breadth of audio production and publishing, with an offering that caters to studios, broadcasters, and content publishers alike. Our suite of services spans across music & sound design, editing (voice, podcast, interview, video, loop, and music track editing), and cover production. We meet the standards of distributors with the proper conversion techniques and quality checks. Tie-ups with the world's largest online retailers help us produce audiobooks and release them for distribution in record time. As audio becomes the new face of content, Newgen can help you ride the audio revolution with ease and confidence.

Podium Audio

Podium Audio is an audio-first entertainment studio and independent audiobook publisher that finances, develops, produces and distributes immersive audio content. Podium gained international notice for turning once-unknown author Andy Weir’s e-book The Martian into the most successful science fiction audiobook in the world. The first fiction audiobook Podium Audio published, The Martian created a strong foundation for the business, going on to become a top box office, award-winning film. Podium Audio remains at the forefront of discovering new literary and voice talent, focused on supporting, nurturing and discovering authors and narrators from the U.S. and around the world.

Porch.com

Porch.com is a Seattle-based home services platform that helps homeowners and renters everywhere make the home simple. We make the move easy, help complete one-off projects, and take on common home maintenance tasks. In addition to helping our customers directly, we partner with world-class companies (from Wal-Mart to Keller Williams) to offer our services nationwide.

Publisher Spotlight

Publisher Spotlight, a service of Myrick Marketing & Media, LLC, provides marketing and publicity support to the book industry. With more than two decades in the book industry marketing ranging from the independent bookseller world to library marketing to a national book review and at a variety of publishers, we are uniquely positioned to target niche markets in ways that maximize both sales and visibility. Located just outside Nashville, Tennessee, we are also strategically close to Ingram, one of the world’s largest wholesalers.

Tales2go

Tales2go is a subscription audiobook service for K12 schools. Founded by committed entrepreneurs and former educators, the company believes that every student can achieve reading proficiency through repeated exposure to spoken sophisticated words. Many students lack such exposure, which is the basis of vocabulary acquisition and retention. Word knowledge is a key component of reading proficiency. Tales2go is used to develop vocabulary, fluency and comprehension skills in a rapidly expanding number of schools and districts across the U.S., including Los Angeles USD, Berkeley USD, White Plains Public School District, Needham Public Schools, and Heartland AEA.