Your Audiobook VO Demo

Getting Started One of the most asked questions I get (if not the most frequently asked) is how do you get started in audiobook recording. There’s training and getting the equipment set up and all that. There are training documents and videos galore on all that. But one thing I don’t see being answered is the…

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A Better Book Cover for your Self-Published Book

The old standby says we must not judge a book by its cover, but anyone who has taken even one marketing course knows that’s complete bunk. We judge on first impressions all the time. It’s no wonder that corporations spend billions coming up with just the right packaging for their products. They have to fight for the eyeballs of customers.

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Audiobook Memes for #Listen2aBook

It’s National Tell a Story Day and the audiobook community is kicking it off with the hashtag #Listen2aBook. If you’ve got a favorite audiobook, be sure to share it with your followers today. If you just love audiobooks in general, feel free to use one (or all) of these memes in your tweets…

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Newcomers Guide for ACX Narrators

So, you want to narrate books on ACX? Welcome to the club. The narrators here are a mixed group (skill-wise and background-wise), but we’re friendly enough. Since so many people want to get started narrating audiobooks, we get the same questions over and over. Rather than get annoyed, I’m putting together this unofficial newcomers guide…

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‘These Gentle Wounds’ Now Available For Sale

I am extremely proud of this narration. It’s a well-written and moving tale by Helene Dunbar. Sometimes I wish I’d lost a leg or something. Everyone can understand that. They never get it when what’s been broken is inside your head. Five years after an unspeakable tragedy that changed him forever, Gordie Allen has made a…

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Over 1000 Audiobooks Sold

Well, 1001 to be precise. That’s my book sales as of today. One-thousand-one books sold to date. It’s an awesome milestone for me and I’m grateful to everyone who bought an audiobook over the last year. What’s even cooler are all the books I’ve sold not just here in the US, but around the world…

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