25,787 audiobooks released in 2015

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Sue Anderson
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Post by Sue Anderson » December 25th, 2015, 7:53 pm

According to the NY Times, audiobook downloads were up 38% in the first 8 months of the year, while e-print book sales were down. The article says that "binge listening appears to be on the rise." http://nyti.ms/1Oofgmg. I'm not sure whether LibriVox's books were counted in the 25,787 figure. Let's hope so.

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Post by SonOfTheExiles » December 25th, 2015, 8:21 pm

"Binge Listening", huh?

How dare they treat the many fine vintages at Librivox as something to binge on, rather than imbibe! :wink:

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