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Audible Releases John Scalzi’s New Audiobook Lock In, Performed by Wil …

News from MarketWatch: HEADLINE2Two Versions, Two Actors, One Thrilling Story NEWARK, N.J., Aug 26, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Audible, Inc., the world’s largest seller and producer of downloadable audiobooks and other spoken-word content, today announced the simultaneous release of two brilliant performances of New York Times bestselling author John Scalzi’s new thriller, Lock In. The story of Chris, an FBI agent and victim of a mass contagion resulting in a fully functioning mind locked in a non-functioning body, is a gender-bending tale in which Scalzi never identifies the character as male or female. To address this ambiguity, Audible Studios produced two entirely different recordings of the book. Listeners can enjoy the narration of Star Trek: The Next Generation and The Big Bang Theory star Wil Wheaton; of Buffy the Vampire Slayer and … Read entire article »

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Lea Michele Releases ‘Brunette Ambition’ Audio Book

News from Broadway World: Glee star Lea Michele recently turned to Twitter to share her excitement over recording the audio version of her new memoir titled ‘Brunette Ambition’. The book is available today, May 13, 2014. “Just finished my #BrunetteAmbition audio book!” tweeted Michele.”That was a LOT of reading! I’m so proud of this book! Can’t wait till May!” The official description of BRUNETTE AMBITION is as follows: “The star of the hit show Glee shares her experiences……………. continues on Broadway World >>> Read the full article Related News: News from Burlington Times News: Published: Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 03:03 AM. COMMENTARY With summer coming up and many families planning their summer road trips, you may be wondering how to keep yourself and/or your children sane on the long car ride.Of course there are … Read entire article »

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Paul Stanley Releases Audiobook Snippet from “Face the Music: A Life Exposed”

News from WFJA Classic Hits and Oldies 105.5 FM: The publisher of Paul Stanley‘s forthcoming autobiography, Face the Music: A Life Exposed, has released a snippet from the audiobook version.  The recording features the KISS singer/guitarist reading an excerpt from the book, and it ain’t pretty. In the clip, Paul recounts one of the many times he’s applied his signature stage makeup in a concert hall dressing room.  Instead of that memory leading into some rock-star musing, though, he says, “There was a time this makeup was a mask, hiding the face of a kid whose life up ’til then had been lonely and miserable.” Stanley — whose birth name is Stanley Eisen — then reveals, “I was born with no right ear.  I’m deaf on that side, too.  And the most searing early … Read entire article »

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Megadeth’s David Ellefson Releases Audio Book

News from antiMUSIC.com: . On Friday Megadeth’s David Ellefson Releases Audio Book was a top story. Here is the recap: (hennemusic) Megadeth co-founder and bassist David Ellefson has released the audio version of his 1997 book, “Making Music Your Business….A Guide For Young Musicians.” The project sees Ellefson draw on years of recording and touring experience to share his knowledge of how the music industry works – from the musician’s perspective. The bassist explores the key areas of management, recording, promotion, touring, and career image. The audio version of “Making Music Your Business….A Guide For Young Musicians” is now available via Audible, and will be issued soon on iTunes and Amazon. – more on this story hennemusic is an official news provider for antiMusic.com.Copyright hennemusic – Excerpted here with permissio……………. … Read entire article »

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MEGADETH’s DAVID ELLEFSON Releases Audio Version Of ‘Making Music …

News from BLABBERMOUTH.NET: February 13, 2014 MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson has made an audio version of his first book, “Making Music Your Business: A Guide For Young Musicians”, available at Audible.com. It will also soon be released through iTunes and Amazon. Being a successful musician takes more than playing well. This audiobook helps musicians of all styles and levels manage the business side of their career. Ellefson draws on 20 years of recording and touring experience to share his knowledge of how the music industry works — from the musician’s perspective. The book explores the key areas of management, recording, promotion, touring, and career image. It includes the following:* In The Beginning: getting started……………. continues on BLABBERMOUTH.NET >>> Read the full article Related News: News from Packet Online:    Are you a … Read entire article »

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Lorrie Farrelly Releases “Terms of Surrender” in Paperback, eBook, and …

News from Broadway World: Lorrie Farrelly is proud to announce the release of her novel “Terms of Surrender” in paperback, eBook, and audiobook formats. “Terms of Surrender” is a western historical romance novel, the story of former Confederate cavalry Captain Michael Cantrell. He wanders the frontier, haunted and alone, until one spring day, near the Wind River in Wyoming, he suddenly finds himself in the middle of Annie Devlin’s war. Standing with the stubborn young rancher will test the limits of Michael’s courage – and his passion. The compelling book trailer for “Terms of Surrender” was revealed today on DGT Book Promotion news. In addition, Farrelly shared her insights in an interview this week on the Reading and Writing Addiction blog about herself and the inspiration for “Terms of Surrender.” Lorrie … Read entire article »

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Apple releases third beta of iOS 7.1 with iCloud, audiobook fixes

News from Apple Insider: By AppleInsider Staff Apple on Tuesday supplied developers with its third pre-release beta of iOS 7.1, a forthcoming update for its mobile operating system, with the latest build bringing fixes for creating a new iCloud account, as well as playing back audio books. People familiar with the software indicated it is identified as “Build 11D5127c.” It is available to download from Apple’s developer website, as well as over the air on test devices, but is not intended for general public use. The third beta of iOS 7.1 is said to fix an issue that could arrise when creating a new iCloud account during setup. In addition, the latest build reportedly no longer gives an error when users enable iCloud Keychain. In addition, Apple also fixed an issue in iOS 7.1 that … Read entire article »

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Butterfield Books Releases Audio Books About Pioneer Swedish Immigrants

News from Broadway World: Butterfield Books Inc. has released four audio books about pioneer Swedish immigrants, narrated by Ann M. Richardson. These books, Planting Dreams, Cultivating Hope, and Harvesting Faith are from the Planting Dreams series, and Prairie Bloomin’ is from the Butter in the Well book series. These audio books were written by Linda K. Hubalek and are available at Amazon, Audible, and iTunes. These pioneer fiction books are based on the author’s ancestors journey from Sweden and their homesteading years on the Kansas prairie. “Ms. Richardson has done an excellent job of narrating my books. It’s very rewarding to h……………. continues on Broadway World >>> Read the full article Related News: … Read entire article »

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Audible Releases a Free Audiobook of ‘The Secret Life of Walter Mitty’

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Ambling Books Releases List Of Free Audio Books

News from PR Newswire – The … – Sacramento Bee: SALEM, Utah, Dec. 3, 2012 – /PRNewswire/ – Audiobook listeners are rediscovering classic novels through free audio books online. (Photo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121203/PH22663-INFO) The number of audiobook listeners has increased exponentially in the last few years. Prior to audiobooks, many people claimed they simply did not have the time to read. Now people can listen to books as they drive or workout. Ambling Books has recently released an audiobook infographic that lists great audio books that you never knew were free. Among the 20 books listed are The Science of Getting Rich, War of the Worlds, Les Miserables, Sherlock Holmes</……………. continues on PR Newswire – The … – Sacramento Bee >>> Read the full article Related News: News from Sacramento Bee: HOBOKEN, N.J., Dec. 5, 2012 … Read entire article »

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