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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Top 5 Audiobooks to Get Your Family into the Holiday Spirit
Nov 21, 2014 - Believe it or not, Thanksgiving is already less than one week away and Christmas is just around the corner. It?s time to start decorating the house and getting into the festive spirit, and there?s no better way to get into the mood than with a holiday audiobook playing in the background. Sure, Ch...
What's the Best Rent-by-Mail Audiobook Service?
Nov 13, 2014 - Q: I?m a bit old-fashioned. As much as I enjoy audiobooks, I prefer having the physical CD to downloading MP3 files. I think the audio quality is superior with CD?s, and I don?t like dealing with downloading large files because my Internet connection is slow. Is there an audiobook service out the...
Make Your Commute Easier With Audiobooks
Sep 8, 2014 - For those that commute, you know how the monotonous journey can wear on you. Luckily, there's a way to help make that long commute seem shorter ? audiobooks. With audiobooks, you'll have hours of hands-free enjoyment that can help the time fly by on your commute. And for your convenience, many se...
Catch Up On 'Game Of Thrones' With Audible.com
Jun 18, 2014 - If you're like most of the country, you're obsessed with the hit HBO show "Game of Thrones." As one of the most watched shows in the country, it just wrapped up its fourth season earlier this week and was recently signed for both fifth and sixth seasons. Even before the show became a huge hit, [...]
Listen to '12 Years A Slave' on Audiobook
Mar 18, 2014 - Want to experience the story that inspired the Best Picture winner 12 Years a Slave but don't have time to read the book? Right now is a great time to try out the audiobook and experience the whole story of Solomon Northup. The book follows the true story of his journey as a free northern man tha...
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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