Tag: digital media

Free Through SYNC, 30 Audiobook Downloads All Summer Long

Free Through SYNC, 30 Audiobook Downloads All Summer Long

Starting May 5th, SYNC offers two teen-friendly downloads every Thursday through August 17.  Now in its sixth year, SYNC has expanded to 15 weeks, with 30 free audiobooks ideal for your school’s summer reading list, your library’s summer reading program, or to choose as an audiobook option for your book club – so help spread […]

Read Booklist’s April 1 Issue Today with Our Digital Edition

Read Booklist’s April 1 Issue Today with Our Digital Edition

Anxious to get your hands on the latest issue of Booklist? Don’t forget that subscribers have access to the magazine a day in advance via the digital edition. The digital edition offers easy browsing, full access to reviews and features, and can be viewed on your desktop computer, tablet, or phone via our handy apps. Click here […]

Posted in: Inside Booklist
The Latest Booklist: Editors’ Choice, 2014

The Latest Booklist: Editors’ Choice, 2014

The January 1 & 15 issue of Booklist magazine is now live. Visit Booklist Online, where you’ll find 298 new reviews and 9 feature articles and lists. The articles will be free to all for the next two weeks—to have unrestricted access, you’ll need to log in. If you aren’t yet a subscriber, or do subscribe but […]

The Best Freebie Friday Ever: Thousands of Ebooks FOREVER

Teachers and librarians, rejoice! Here’s the best Freebie Friday EVER. Thousands of ebooks for your unlimited use, for free, with NO END DATE OR LIMIT! Currently available for the iPad, Epic! is a fast-growing service developed by industry leaders to provide engaging, quality literature on tablets and digital devices. Even though I’m an Android user, […]

Freebie Friday – Three great audiobooks for kids & adults

Freebie Friday – Three great audiobooks for kids & adults

Fill your car with great vacation listening! Two classics & one brand-new YA title – all perfect for family listening for those with older tweens & teens. This week’s titles for SYNC must be downloaded by August 6th, so grab these quick: DIVIDED WE FALL by Trent Reedy, read by Andrew Eiden & others, published […]

Posted in: Audiobooks
Today-only Free Audiobooks!

Today-only Free Audiobooks!

Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde + Headstrong. Two terrific FREE audiobook titles perfect for classroom or commute! Here’s the link: http://www.audiobooksync.com/2014/07/24/in-sync-week-11-we-go-inside-the-mind/ Grab Headstrong by Patrick Link, read by Deidrie Henry, Ernie Hudson, Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine, & Scott Wolf and published by L.A. Theatre Works. In the wake of increasing concern over brain trauma in professional […]

Posted in: Audiobooks
Fabulous July 4th Freebie: Download audiobook of U.S. Constitution & Declaration of Independence.

Fabulous July 4th Freebie: Download audiobook of U.S. Constitution & Declaration of Independence.

But hurry! Deadline is July 3rd at 10:59 am. Here’s the link to get your FREE copy of primary sources from Random House Audio: the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States:  http://snapp.to/1mkmsRK  

Posted in: Audiobooks
Freebie Friday: Don’t miss Booklist’s Top Audiobook of 2012 Code Name Verity!

Freebie Friday: Don’t miss Booklist’s Top Audiobook of 2012 Code Name Verity!

One of my all-time favorite audiobooks is FREE until through Wed. June 18. You absolutely MUST download this fabulous title from Brilliance Audio. But don’t just take my word for it – Printz-honoree Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein was named Booklist’s “Top Audiobook of 2012.” This brilliantly-plotted historical fiction is enhanced by the subtle and […]

Posted in: Audiobooks, Book Awards
Mystery Month feature: narrator Katherine Kellgren

Mystery Month feature: narrator Katherine Kellgren

Booklist’s 2011 “Voice of Choice” award-winner Kellgren has won every conceivable audiobook honor in recognition of her astounding command of the medium. I asked Katherine Kellgren to share a few thoughts about narrating the Mystery genre, and learned that she enjoys voicing both adult & youth titles equally. Plus, she sent along two freebies – a hilarious […]

Posted in: Audiobooks, Book Awards
Freebie Friday: 1 Eoin Colfer mystery, 1 H.G. Wells classic

Freebie Friday: 1 Eoin Colfer mystery, 1 H.G. Wells classic

Celebrate #mysterymonth plus get one of this year’s “Top 10 SF, Fantasy, and Horror Audiobooks for Youth” with this week’s two free audios from SYNC, the awesome summer promotion where you can download a pair of audiobooks each week – click here to learn more & see the whole list. Don’t forget to text syncya to 25827 for a […]

Posted in: Audiobooks