TITLE

For audiobook publishers, famous voices may not be worth the price

PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;10/11/99, Vol. 24 Issue 40, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the importance for authors to hire famous persons when launching audioboooks. Disagreement of publishers on the value of big-name readers and whether they generate enough sales to justify their cost; Benefits of author's from having recognizable names narrate their audiobooks; Suggestion to use professional voice talents instead of celebrities in audiobooks.
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2551208

 

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