Are you an audiobook listener? Have you thought you might like to be?
Audiobooks are growing in popularity among commuters, joggers, and people doing mindless chores… like dishes, folding laundry, or weeding gardens. You no longer need to have a stack of CDs for each book. Now that “everybody” has a smart phone, it’s easier than ever to listen to novels.
Audible has a program to entice new listeners. You can create a new membership account and download your first audiobook for free. Why not make your first download the Raspberries and Vinegar audiobook?
My narrator is Becky Doughty of BraveHeart Audiobooks, and I think she did an amazing job making Jo, Zach, Sierra, Claire, and my entire cast of characters have a distinct voice. She tells me that narrating is considered voice-acting, and after listening to her read my novel, I have to agree. Listen to this sample:
If you’re an audiobook listener already, tell me what you like best about it! And if you’re not… is today the day to give it a try?