HarperCollins, Simon & Schuster In New Audiobook Ventures

December 2004
Book Publishing Report;12/20/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 49, p1
Trade Publication
This article focuses on new audiobook ventures. HarperAudio, the audiobook division of HarperCollins, New York, is continuing to pursue downloadable audiobooks as part of the unit's growth, inking a deal last week with MediaBay Inc., a media marketing company, to distribute downloadable audiobooks to MSN users in the U.S. via the MSN Music service. Though downloadable audiobooks are creeping into the landscape, there are few titles slated for an all-digital release.


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