Sounds Publishing Betting On Erotica With Penthouse Alliance

January 2006
Book Publishing Report;1/30/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports on Portland, Oregon-based independent erotica book publisher Sounds Publishing's formation of an alliance with Boca Raton, Florida-based adult entertainment brand Penthouse Magazine to have audio stories sold as CDs or downloaded audio. It announces the availability of the first two audio products in March 2006. The article provides a brief profile of Sounds Publishing.


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