Tag: audiobooks

by Laura Caldwell

I’m listening to the audio version my first book, “Burning the Map.” Which means, I’m listening to a talented actor, Piper Goodeve, inhabit the voice and the soul of Casey Evers, a character I wrote long ago, a character I wasn’t sure I’d see (or hear) from again. It’s even more gratifying because I produced […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Amazon-owned Audible lowers royalty rates on self-published audiobooks (Laura Hazard Owen / GigaOm) 2. New Mills & Boon website offers community connecting fans with authors (Sarah Shaffi / The Bookseller) 3. Google Play Books increases EPUB and PDF file upload limits (Mike Kozlowski / Good e-Reader) 4. QED seal keeps a check on e-book […] more »

by Lily Leung

he best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Twitter to block tweets on case-by-case basis (CNET) 2. Twitter faces censorship backlash  (paidContent) 3. Google spent almost $2 billion on acquisitions in 2011 (TechCrunch) 4. Facebook hires Bloomberg journalist to be managing editor (BusinessInsider) 5. Lee Enterprises leader named […] more »