Audiobook Downloads and Rentals
From subscription services that give you a set number of audiobooks each month to pay-as-you-go sites and CD rental services, we've tested all the best sources for audiobooks so you can get the best deals on the books you want. Whether you listen to audiobooks on your MP3 player, your computer or your car stereo, these sites can give you access to an enormous library of books, from Jane Austen and Herman Melville to JK Rowling and Stieg Larsson.
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Classic Book Titles Available for Your Listening Enjoyment
Oct 5, 2015 - You can find an audiobook for just about any niche reader. Whether you're into sci-fi, romance, historical retellings or religious education, you're almost guaranteed to be able to find the right book for your listening pleasure. For those who aren't as keen on the trendy or up-and-coming literat...
3 Audiobooks for the Solo Traveler
Sep 25, 2015 - Hitting the open road on your own is an admirable pastime. It takes a certain level of dedication and appreciation for exploration to travel alone, and thankfully audiobooks can make the long hours more enjoyable for the solo traveler. Whether you're driving, flying, backpacking or sailing, audio...
Are Audiobooks the New Library Card?
Sep 9, 2015 - Most of us remember a time when we had to make a visit to our local library in order to get our hands on a copy of our favorite book or a new release. With our library card in hand, there was no title that could not be rented out to us, and the money [...]
3 Audiobooks to Teach You a New Life Skill
Sep 4, 2015 - Whether you're looking to buff up on your conversational skills or learn how to interact with and inspire others, an audiobook might be just what you need. Many people opt for audiobooks because it gives them the chance to breeze through any number of titles from just about anywhere. In addition ...
3 Apps for Listening to Audiobooks on the Go
Jul 30, 2015 - You may or may not remember a time when audiobooks were only made to be played using a cassette tape or CD. Those days are long gone, as audiobook lovers are enjoying their chance to bring their favorite books wherever they go, always available at their fingertips. That?s because some of our top-...
The Audiobook Advantage
Audiobooks are an increasingly popular way for very busy people to keep up with their reading. At one time audiobooks were known as "books on tape," but with tape sales only representing 3% of the market, most people are listening with their CD players or digital media players. Buying or renting audiobooks online is a convenient way to get the titles you want, when you want them. While iTunes and Audible seem to dominate the category, there are actually a number of services for customers to choose from, offering differences in price, delivery, selection and audio format. Many of the less well-known services offer advantages over their more famous competition. We set out to help readers find the service that's best for them.
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