💬 Thursday Thoughts & Opinions: Authors As Narrators

Author narration is bold, but is it worth it? Most listeners have had experiences hearing author narrated audiobooks, be they positive or negative. In my experience, the majority have been mediocre to negative, which has made me wary of listening to author narration. My general feeling on the subject is …

✏️ Wednesday Resource Review: TuneIn Premium

The purpose of Wednesday Resource Reviews is to help listeners and potential listeners compare and contrast the many audiobook listening resources available to them. I will test as many of these resources as possible and relay my first-hand experiences in an effort to help you find an audiobook resource/service that …

✏️ Wednesday Resource Review: Audiobooks.com

This post contains affiliate links. Purchasing through them helps keep The Audiobookworm going. Learn more here. The purpose of Wednesday Resource Reviews is to help listeners and potential listeners compare and contrast the many audiobook listening resources available to them. I will test as many of these resources as possible and relay …

Wednesday Resource Review: Scribd

                  The purpose of Wednesday Resource Reviews is to help listeners and potential listeners compare and contrast the many audiobook listening resources available to them. I will test as many of these resources as possible and relay my first-hand experiences in an …

Chasing the Bus: 8 Ways to Catch Up on Your 2016 Challenge

We’re more than 75% through 2016 and I’m 100% in trouble with my challenge. Are you?   Maybe you bit off more than you could chew. Maybe life happened. Whatever the reason, you and I (and a ton of others) are in the same boat. I’m currently eight books behind schedule, …

Thursday Thoughts & Opinions: Rethinking Age Appropriateness

Is it time to rethink the way we categorize Young Adult fiction?   The discussion of adult themes in young adult fiction (YA) is a hot topic now. I’ve read comments from parents concerned over the direction YA is taking and I’ve read rebuttals from teenagers claiming that they see worse …

Sunday Spotlight: Curt Simmons

Curt Simmons happens to be one of the most congenial, approachable individuals I’ve had the pleasure of getting to know through The Audiobookworm. He so expertly narrated Omari and the People that I had to know more about his experiences in narration and audiobook production. Curt was generous enough to give us some insight into his …

5 Fast Facts About the Blogger

I thought it would be fun to share a few general facts about myself. Feel free to comment with some facts of your own. I look forward to getting to know you! 1..I’m a huge animal lover. I served as Vice President of a non-profit animal rescue/advocacy organization from 2010-2014. a) I’ve …

Wednesday Resource Review: Audible

The purpose of Wednesday Resource Reviews is to help listeners and potential listeners compare and contrast the many audiobook listening resources available to them. I will test as many of these resources as possible and relay my first-hand experiences in an effort to help you find an audiobook resource/service that …

Top 10 Tuesday: Books I Want Converted to Audio

I decided to switch things up today and do a “Top 10 Tuesday” post (tweaking a meme begun by The Broke and the Bookish, though not this exact topic) instead of “Tuesday Listening Tips”. Nothing wrong with a little variety! Plus, today’s post is about a topic that is constantly on …