TITLE

APA Survey: Audiobook Use on the Rise, One in Four Listen

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;9/18/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 36, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article accounts on the increase of audiobook listeners in the U.S., that resulted to a sale increased in 2005. According to the report of Audio Publishers Association, audiobook sales showed a 4.7% increase, with the marker reaching $871 million, in which the CDs format made up the 74% of the sales. The download formats represents 9% and the cassettes 16% of the sales. The unabridged titles represented 54% of sales units and abridged constitute 36% of sales.
ACCESSION #
22434030

 

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