Independent Publishers Bet on Hot Audiobook Market

The thriving digital audiobook market is adding to small and medium-sized publishers' bottom lines. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2016-05-27 00:00:00 UTC ]
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With Audiobooks Hot, Publishers Should Look to Bundle Them With E-Books

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Academic Publishing in China 2017: Hot Topics in Chinese Academic Publishing

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Confirmed: Audiobooks are the brightest place in publishing right now.

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