Questions tagged [audiobook]

Questions related to audiobooks or talking books. The recording may be "unabridged" (representing the entire text) or "abridged" (shortened).

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“Just William” story where he gets a mouth organ on Christmas Day

I remember listening to a "Just William" audiobook when I was younger about a Christmas Day when he received a mouth organ, and started playing it really early in the morning.
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Retelling of Odysseus story with humour and anachronisms (audiobook)

I heard this in audio form, probably on a cassette or maybe CD, borrowed from a public library in England in the early noughties (2001-2006). I don't know how old it was, or whether or not it was an ...
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How do publishers determine how much to charge for audiobooks relative to their printed version?

Amazon.com prices for a few random books as of 10/5/2017: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince - paperback $9.29, hardcover $17.89, audio CD $38.98 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - ...
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Did Leckie consult with the audiobook narrators on pronunciation?

I love how Adjoa Andoh narrates the audiobook version of Ann Leckie's Imperial Radch trilogy, especially her pronunciation of Radchaai words and her singing. Did Leckie give Andoh those pronunciations ...