The Audiobook's Dash to Digital

January 2010
Book Publishing Report;Jan2010, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports on the transition of audiobooks towards digital trend in publishing. It notes the difference of audiobook buyers from book buyers and the general population in their lifestyle and buying habits. Survey suggests that fewer booksellers prefer to carry audiobooks on compact discs which decreased from 16.8% to 28.6%. It points out that some bookstores are situated in areas where many people need to drive long distances to get into their workplace.


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