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Posted by: Mary Burkey
Today’s roundup of audiobook links…
USA Today featured the audiobook mega bestseller Gone Girl narrators Kirby Heyborne and Julia Whelan.
For those of you who prefer to listen on a dedicated MP3 player, PC World has a “How to Buy an MP3 Player” by Wendy Sheehan Donnell with shopping tips.
So many great webinars! Booklist just featured a roundup of new titles from AudioGO, Galaxy Press, L.A. Theatre Works, and Oasis Audio in the What’s New in Audiobooks: Fall 2012 archive.
School Library Journal’s webinar focusing on audiobooks that support the Common Core State Standards featured former Odyssey Award chairs Sharon Grover and Liz Hannegan.
The Guilded Earlobe blog has a guest post by Ilsa J. Bick about her new book Shadows, the sequel to Ashes, and her thoughts on the audiobook productions of the books.
Audible celebrates the Halloween season with Click-Clack the Rattlebag: A Free Short Story Written and Performed by Neil Gaiman
And tomorrow on Freebie Friday, I’ll be talking with the narrators of the just-released After the Thin Man, a collection of two never before published “Thin Man” novellas from the legendary Dashiell Hammett – with a chnce for you to win, of course!