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Celebs narrate free audiobook for Dungeons & Dragons’ 40th anniversary

News from CNET: Geekerati like Felicia Day, Wil Wheaton, Weird Al, and more celebrate four decades of dice-rolling derring-do by lending their voices to a free Audible audiobook by R.A. Salvatore. facebook linkedin >>> Read the full article Related News: News from Metal Underground: posted Aug 18, 2014 at 1:38 PM by xFiruath.  (0 Comments) The “Ephemera” audio book depicts the story of the new Aeon Zen album in a dramatic and moving 4 part epic tale of futuristic struggles, loss, and rebellion. The first part of the audio book has been posted online and can be heard below. You can also check out the band’s previously released music video for “Unite” at this location. “Ephemera” which is due for release on September 1st (Europe) and September 2……………. continues on Metal Underground >>> Read the full … Read entire article »

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Oprah to Narrate Upcoming Audiobook

News from Publishers Weekly: Macmillan Audio announced that Oprah Winfrey is in the studio narrating her upcoming audiobook, What I Know For Sure. The book, a collection of the column of the same name Winfrey penned for O, The Oprah Magazine, will be published simultaneously with the hardcover on September 2. The hardcover is the launch title for Macmillan’s Flatiron Books. “We are thrilled that Oprah Winfrey will be reading her audiobook,” said Mary Beth Roche, president and publisher at Macmillan Audio. “Throughout her career, Oprah has created unparalleled connections with millions of people. Listeners to the audiobook will appreciate hearing the thoughtful insights shared in this book in Oprah’s own voice. It is sure to be one of the most powerful and sought after audiobooks of the year.” ……………. … Read entire article »

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Book Buzz: Oprah Winfrey to narrate her own audiobook

News from USA TODAY: Oprah Winfrey(Photo: Chris Pizzello Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) 13 CONNECT >>> Read the full article Related News: News from Jackson Hole News&Guide: Families gather on Wednesdays to listen to literary adventures and tales for all ages. In June, we continue “The Chronicles of Narnia” series by C. S. Lewis. The Narnia series has captivated readers of all ages for more than 60 years, enchanting them with a magical realm where worlds come and go at the toss of a ring, where boys and girls become kings and queens, and where there are more talking creatures than people. The series is read by Kenneth Branagh, a Shakespearian actor. Members can relax or bring a craft to work on. Simple snacks or desserts provided by the group\; beverages provided by the library. Location: Alta Branch … Read entire article »

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Kerry Washington to narrate audiobook for Steve Stoute’s ‘The Tanning of America’

News from The Grio: Actress Kerry Washington attends the 2014 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Graydon Carter on March 2, 2014 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images) Kerry Washington is certainly keeping busy — the Scandal star, who is far along in her first pregnancy, has teamed up with marketing maven Steve Stoute and his latest best-selling book. Stoute, who is the former Interscope Records president and the founder/CEO of the reputable marketing firm Translation, authored the best-seller The Tanning of America: How Hip-Hop Created a Culture that Rewrote the Rules of the New Economy.  The Tanning of America explores the influence hip-hop has had in almost every as……………. continues on The Grio >>> Read the full article Related News: News from Broadway World: NEW YORK, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Steve Stoute’s acclaimed 2011 book, … Read entire article »

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Benedict Cumberbatch to narrate ‘The Snowman’ sequel audiobook

News from Digital Spy: Benedict Cumberbatch is to narrate an e-book version of the forthcoming Snowman sequel. Although the new film – like the original – will carry no narration, the Sherlock and Star Trek 2 actor has already recorded audio for an adaptation of The Snowman and the Snowdog. © PA Images / Matt Crossick / EMPICS Entertainment “The magic of The Snowman is universal for every generation; as is the thrill of a first encounter with snow,” Cumberbatch said in a statement obtained by the >>> Read the full article Related News: News from Engadget: Penguin will refresh its ebook lending system later today, according to a report from the New York Times. The publisher will start lending out its titles in Los Angeles and Cleveland, mimicking the program that trialled (despite some DRM issues) … Read entire article »

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Neil Patrick Harris to Narrate The Bro Code for Parents Audio Book

News from TheaterMania.com: Neil Patrick Harris narrates the audio book for The Bro Code for ParentsStage and screen star Neil Patrick Harris is not only narrating the audiobook for The Bro Code for Parents: What to Expect When You’re Awesome; he’s doing it in character as Barney Stinson, the role he plays on How I Met Your Mother. Simon & Schuster Audio is making it available unabridged on CD and for digital download on October 2. The book – supposedly co-authored by Stinson with Matt Kuhn (one of the writers for How I Met Your Mother) – helps answer some of the toughest questions facing new parents, such as “Will I ever be able to do awesome things again? Will I be able to afford this?” and “Can I ever have sex … Read entire article »

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‘Moonrise Kingdom’ star to narrate Tonya Hurley’s new YA novel -

News from EXCLUSIVE … – Entertainment Weekly: Last week EW debuted the book trailer for Tonya Hurley’s new YA novel, The Blessed. Today we bring you an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the audiobook version of The Blessed (out Sept. 25). Kara Hayward, the young lead in Wes Anderson’s Moonrise Kingdom, has been tapped to bring Lucy, Agnes, and Cecelia to life by narrating the audiobook. Watch this exclusive video featuring photos from the recording, and an audio interview with Hayward discussing the narration process after the jump. Additionally, Vince Clarke of Depeche Mode composed original music for audiobook. You can listen to an excerpt of Clarke’s music and Hayward’s narration on the Simon & Schuster website. What do you think, Shelf Lifers? Are you excited about Hurley’s new series? >>> Read the full article Related News: Ultimate Writer’s Resource Kit A Total Video, … Read entire article »

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MOONRISE KINGDOM’s Kara Hayward to Narrate New Audiobook THE …

News from Sacramento Bee: NEW YORK, Sept. 6, 2012 – /PRNewswire/ – Simon & Schuster Audio is proud to announce that Kara Hayward will narrate Tonya Hurley’s highly anticipated audiobook THE BLESSED, due out September 25, 2012. The audiobook will be available as an unabridged digital download. Hayward starred as “Suzy,” the daughter of Bill Murray & Frances McDormand, in Wes Anderson’s recent blockbuster MOONRISE KINGDOM. She was cast in this part following her very first audition and her performance continues to receive critical acclaim and even Oscar buzz. “I couldn’t be happier to narrate THE BLESSED,” says Hayward. “I’m really enjoying all the new experiences I’m having as a young actress and recording this audiobook has been a lot of fun and I’m looking forward to the next audiobook in the series. I … Read entire article »

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MOONRISE KINGDOM’s Kara Hayward to Narrate New Audiobook THE …

News from The Herald | HeraldOnline.com: NEW YORK, Sept. 6, 2012 — /PRNewswire/ – Simon & Schuster Audio is proud to announce that Kara Hayward will narrate Tonya Hurley’s highly anticipated audiobook THE BLESSED, due out September 25, 2012. The audiobook will be available as an unabridged digital download. Hayward starred as “Suzy,” the daughter of Bill Murray & Frances McDormand, in Wes Anderson’s recent blockbuster MOONRISE KINGDOM. She was cast in this part following her very first audition and her performance continues to receive critical acclaim and even Oscar buzz. “I couldn’t be happier to narrate THE BLESSED,” says Hayward. “I’m really enjoying all the new experiences I’m having as a young actress and recording this audiobook has been a lot of fun and I’m looking forward to the next audiobook in the … Read entire article »

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Emmy Award-Winning Actress Debra Messing To Narrate Lisa Genova’s New …

News from The Herald | HeraldOnline.com: NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2012 — /PRNewswire/ – Simon & Schuster Audio is proud to announce that Emmy Award-winning actress Debra Messing will narrate Lisa Genova’s highly anticipated audiobook LOVE ANTHONY, due out September 25, 2012. The audiobook will be available unabridged in both CD and download formats. Messing, who won an Emmy Award for her beloved role as Grace on Will & Grace and received an Emmy nomination for her lead role in the miniseries The Starter Wife, currently stars as “Julia Houston” on the NBC musical series SMASH. Lisa Genova is an award-winning author whose first novel, STILL ALICE, debuted at #5 on the New York Times bestseller list where it spent an impressive 42 weeks. In the fall of 2011, Genova’s second novel LEFT NEGLECTED … Read entire article »

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