S2:E17 STAR WARS, ASSASSINS, WHAT HAPPENED TO HILLARY, AND ANCIENT DISCOVERIES! WE’VE GOT REVIEWS & BREAKING NEWS!

September 14, 2017
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The Reviews are In On this week's episode, Casey discusses some big audiobook news. We have a major casting announcement, a big book release and a new audiobook service to discuss. After that, Casey catches you up on the books he's been listening to lately and gives you the titles that caught his ear this week.

 

NEWS & REVIEWS

 

Win the Audiobook of Stephen King's "IT" in our September Bonus Giveaway. Click here to enter.

It: A Novel

There's still time to enter the monthly September Giveaway for your chance to win four audiobooks of your choice. Enter here.

 

LINKS MENTIONED:

http://www.audibletrial.com/TalkingAudiobooks

PDQ Audiobooks Catalog

 

 

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For iPhone/iPad/iPod listeners – Grab your phone or device and go to the iTunes store and search “Talking Audiobooks” (it's under the literature category). This will help you to download the free Podcasts App (produced by Apple) and then subscribe to the show from within that app.  Every time we publish a new episode, you’ll get it downloaded right on your iDevice.

For Android listeners – Download the Stitcher Radio app (free) and search for “Talking Audiobooks.”  Or, if you have already downloaded a podcasting client, follow the directions in the next sentence.

For podcast enthusiasts – If you already listen to podcasts and have a podcatcher that you prefer, the feed you’ll need to add is https://talkingaudiobooks.podbean.com/feed/

For those who don’t have a mobile device – You can always listen to the show by clicking the link on this page.

Let us hear from you! What are you listening to? What is your favorite genre of audiobook? Have questions? Email us at feedback@talkingaudiobooks.com

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Hosted by Casey Trowbridge.

Produced by Ken Joy.

Show music licensed from epidemicsound.com

 

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  • When you make a purchase or sign up for free trials via links from this page, it helps support the podcast and keeps it free for all subscribers!  Thanks for your support!
  • All opinions expressed on the show by our host or guests are totally their opinions, and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Ken Joy Media or the podcast sponsors.
  • Copyright Disclaimer Under Section 107 of the Copyright Act 1976, allowance is made for "fair use" for purposes such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research. Fair use is a use permitted by copyright statute that might otherwise be infringing. Non-profit, educational or personal use tips the balance in favor of fair use.
  • If you hear a "beep" during the playback of a clip from an audiobook being reviewed, it means we've bleeped a word that is inconsistent with our "General Audience: Clean" rating with iTunes.  The bleeps do not appear in the actual audiobook.
  • Music that preceeds or follows a clip is added in post-production and is not a part of the actual audiobook recording.

 

AUDIBLE $4.95 WIN/WIN SALE ALERT!

September 11, 2017
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Sale Alert: Audible's $4.95 Win/Win Sale Through Sept. 17, members of Audible can browse over 300 titles that are on sale for just $4.95 each. Casey takes a look at some of the audiobooks in this sale including ones he already ones, ones that he purchased from this sale and others that just got his attention.

 

FEATURED TITLES ON SALE:

 
 
Not an audible.com member?  Go to http://www.audibletrial.com/TalkingAudiobooks and sign up for a FREE, NO-OBLIGATION 30-day trial, and get a FREE audiobook of your choice which you can keep even if you don't continue your membership.  PLUS, during your 30-day free trial, you can buy as many of the 300 titles that are on sale for only $4.95 each!  Truly WIN-WIN!!
 

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For iPhone/iPad/iPod listeners – Grab your phone or device and go to the iTunes store and search “Talking Audiobooks” (it's under the literature category). This will help you to download the free Podcasts App (produced by Apple) and then subscribe to the show from within that app.  Every time we publish a new episode, you’ll get it downloaded right on your iDevice.

For Android listeners – Download the Stitcher Radio app (free) and search for “Talking Audiobooks.”  Or, if you have already downloaded a podcasting client, follow the directions in the next sentence.

For podcast enthusiasts – If you already listen to podcasts and have a podcatcher that you prefer, the feed you’ll need to add is https://talkingaudiobooks.podbean.com/feed/

For those who don’t have a mobile device – You can always listen to the show by clicking the link on this page.

Let us hear from you! What are you listening to? What is your favorite genre of audiobook? Have questions? Email us at feedback@talkingaudiobooks.com

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Talking Audiobooks is a trademark and production of Ken Joy Media. 

© 2016-2017 by Ken Joy Media. All Rights Reserved

Hosted by Casey Trowbridge.

Produced by Ken Joy.

Show music licensed from epidemicsound.com

 

Follow the podcast at:

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When you make a purchase or sign up for free trials via links from this page, it helps support the podcast and keeps it free for all subscribers!  Thanks for your support!

 

DISCLAIMER: All opinions expressed on the show by our host or guests are totally their opinions, and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Ken Joy Media or the podcast sponsors.

 

 

S2:E16 THREE MONTH RETROSPECTIVE

September 7, 2017
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Casey looks back at his first 3 months as host of the talking audiobooks podcast. What has he learned about his fellow audiobook listeners? How have his own listening habits changed? Why is he bringing this up after only three months? Casey is dedicating this episode to his late father, Ivan Trowbridge who would have celebrated his 70th birthday on September 10.

 

LINKS MENTIONED:

 

http://www.audibletrial.com/TalkingAudiobooks
PDQ Audiobooks Catalog

 

 

SUBSCRIBE! SO YOU DON'T MISS AN EPISODE OF OUR PODCAST!

For iPhone/iPad/iPod listeners – Grab your phone or device and go to the iTunes store and search “Talking Audiobooks” (it's under the literature category). This will help you to download the free Podcasts App (produced by Apple) and then subscribe to the show from within that app.  Every time we publish a new episode, you’ll get it downloaded right on your iDevice.

For Android listeners – Download the Stitcher Radio app (free) and search for “Talking Audiobooks.”  Or, if you have already downloaded a podcasting client, follow the directions in the next sentence.

For podcast enthusiasts – If you already listen to podcasts and have a podcatcher that you prefer, the feed you’ll need to add is https://talkingaudiobooks.podbean.com/feed/

For those who don’t have a mobile device – You can always listen to the show by clicking the link on this page.

Let us hear from you! What are you listening to? What is your favorite genre of audiobook? Have questions? Email us at feedback@talkingaudiobooks.com

Follow and contact Casey at:
twitter.com/audiobookcasey
facebook.com/audiobookcasey
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Talking Audiobooks

Talking Audiobooks is a trademark and production of Ken Joy Media. 

© 2016-2017 by Ken Joy Media. All Rights Reserved

Hosted by Casey Trowbridge.

Produced by Ken Joy.

Show music licensed from epidemicsound.com

 

Follow the podcast at:

Visit our website at TalkingAudiobooks.com

Follow us on Twitter

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When you make a purchase or sign up for free trials via links from this page, it helps support the podcast and keeps it free for all subscribers!  Thanks for your support!

 

DISCLAIMER: All opinions expressed on the show by our host or guests are totally their opinions, and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Ken Joy Media or the podcast sponsors.

 

S2:E15 FRANK DEFORD RETROSPECTIVE

August 31, 2017
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On this special episode of the Talking Audiobooks Podcast, Casey takes a look at the audiobooks of acclaimed sportswriter Frank Deford (12/16/38-05/28/2017). Will we see more of Deford's books come to audio in the future? Only time will tell.

 

AUDIOBOOKS FEATURED/MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE:

 

LINKS MENTIONED:

 

Follow the link to start a free 30-day no-obligation trial to Audible, and download a free audiobook to keep whether you keep your membership or not!

http://www.audibletrial.com/TalkingAudiobooks

 

SUBSCRIBE! SO YOU DON'T MISS AN EPISODE OF OUR PODCAST!

For iPhone/iPad/iPod listeners – Grab your phone or device and go to the iTunes store and search “Talking Audiobooks” (it's under the literature category). This will help you to download the free Podcasts App (produced by Apple) and then subscribe to the show from within that app.  Every time we publish a new episode, you’ll get it downloaded right on your iDevice.

For Android listeners – Download the Stitcher Radio app (free) and search for “Talking Audiobooks.”  Or, if you have already downloaded a podcasting client, follow the directions in the next sentence.

For podcast enthusiasts – If you already listen to podcasts and have a podcatcher that you prefer, the feed you’ll need to add is https://talkingaudiobooks.podbean.com/feed/

For those who don’t have a mobile device – You can always listen to the show by clicking the link on this page.

Let us hear from you! What are you listening to? What is your favorite genre of audiobook? Have questions? Email us at feedback@talkingaudiobooks.com

Follow and contact Casey at:
twitter.com/audiobookcasey
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Talking Audiobooks

Talking Audiobooks is a trademark and production of Ken Joy Media. 

© 2016-2017 by Ken Joy Media. All Rights Reserved

Hosted by Casey Trowbridge.

Produced by Ken Joy.

Show music licensed from epidemicsound.com

 

Follow the podcast at:

Visit our website at TalkingAudiobooks.com

Follow us on Twitter

Follow us on Facebook

 

 

 

When you make a purchase or sign up for free trials via links from this page, it helps support the podcast and keeps it free for all subscribers!  Thanks for your support!

 

DISCLAIMER: All opinions expressed on the show by our host or guests are totally their opinions, and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Ken Joy Media or the podcast sponsors.

 

S2:E14: Legacy: A Musical Indictment with November Christine! Musical Theatre Comes to Audiobooks!

August 24, 2017
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What happens when you cross audiobooks with musical theater? What happens when you cross 'Hamilton' with 'A Christmas Carol'? What happens when you cross history with Hip Hop? You get 'Legacy: A Musical Indictment' and on Talking Audiobooks this week, Casey sits down with producer November Christine to talk all about this unique audiobook project!

 

 

LINKS FROM THIS EPISODE

 

SPECIAL OFFERS:

Get a free audiobook with your free trial of Audible.com http://www.audibletrial.com/TalkingAudiobooks

SUBSCRIBE! SO YOU DON'T MISS AN EPISODE OF OUR PODCAST!

For iPhone/iPad/iPod listeners – Grab your phone or device and go to the iTunes store and search “Talking Audiobooks” (it's under the literature category). This will help you to download the free Podcasts App (produced by Apple) and then subscribe to the show from within that app.  Every time we publish a new episode, you’ll get it downloaded right on your iDevice.

For Android listeners – Download the Stitcher Radio app (free) and search for “Talking Audiobooks.”  Or, if you have already downloaded a podcasting client, follow the directions in the next sentence.

For podcast enthusiasts – If you already listen to podcasts and have a podcatcher that you prefer, the feed you’ll need to add is https://talkingaudiobooks.podbean.com/feed/

For those who don’t have a mobile device – You can always listen to the show by clicking the link on this page.

Let us hear from you! What are you listening to? What is your favorite genre of audiobook? Have questions? Email us at feedback@talkingaudiobooks.com

Follow and contact Casey at:
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Talking Audiobooks

Talking Audiobooks is a trademark and production of Ken Joy Media. 

© 2016-2017 by Ken Joy Media. All Rights Reserved

Hosted by Casey Trowbridge.

Produced by Ken Joy.

Show music licensed from epidemicsound.com

 

Follow the podcast at:

Visit our website at TalkingAudiobooks.com

Follow us on Twitter

Follow us on Facebook

 

 

 

When you make a purchase or sign up for free trials via links from this page, it helps support the podcast and keeps it free for all subscribers!  Thanks for your support!

 

DISCLAIMER: All opinions expressed on the show by our host or guests are totally their opinions, and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Ken Joy Media or the podcast sponsors.

S2:E13 ‘Lost in the Clouds’ with Author RK Gold and Narrator Kyle Tait; Audible debuts audiobooks for your dog!

August 17, 2017
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On this week's episode, Casey sits down with author RK Gold and narrator Kyle Tait to discuss their collaboration on the recently released audiobook 'Lost in the Clouds'. One thing you'll find out by listening to this week's show is that audiobooks have truly gone to the dogs!

 

 

AUDIOBOOKS FEATURED/MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE:

Lost in the Clouds

When the Braves Ruled the Diamond: Fourteen Flags over Atlanta

 

SPECIAL OFFERS:

Get a free audiobook with your free trial of Audible.com http://www.audibletrial.com/TalkingAudiobooks

 

R.K. Gold

Kyle Tait

 

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For iPhone/iPad/iPod listeners – Grab your phone or device and go to the iTunes store and search “Talking Audiobooks” (it's under the literature category). This will help you to download the free Podcasts App (produced by Apple) and then subscribe to the show from within that app.  Every time we publish a new episode, you’ll get it downloaded right on your iDevice.

For Android listeners – Download the Stitcher Radio app (free) and search for “Talking Audiobooks.”  Or, if you have already downloaded a podcasting client, follow the directions in the next sentence.

For podcast enthusiasts – If you already listen to podcasts and have a podcatcher that you prefer, the feed you’ll need to add is https://talkingaudiobooks.podbean.com/feed/

For those who don’t have a mobile device – You can always listen to the show by clicking the link on this page.

Let us hear from you! What are you listening to? What is your favorite genre of audiobook? Have questions? Email us at feedback@talkingaudiobooks.com

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Talking Audiobooks

Talking Audiobooks is a trademark and production of Ken Joy Media. 

© 2016-2017 by Ken Joy Media. All Rights Reserved

Hosted by Casey Trowbridge.

Produced by Ken Joy.

Show music licensed from epidemicsound.com

 

Follow the podcast at:

Visit our website at TalkingAudiobooks.com

Follow us on Twitter

Follow us on Facebook

 

 

 

When you make a purchase or sign up for free trials via links from this page, it helps support the podcast and keeps it free for all subscribers!  Thanks for your support!

 

DISCLAIMER: All opinions expressed on the show by our host or guests are totally their opinions, and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Ken Joy Media or the podcast sponsors.

 

S2:E12 A DAY IN THE LIFE OF AN AUDIOBOOK NARRATOR. OUR INTERVIEW WITH SEAN PRATT, NARRATOR OF MORE THAN 900 AUDIOBOOKS!

August 10, 2017
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On this week's episode, Casey sits down with audiobook narrator and coach Sean Pratt. A lot of topics are discussed in this wide-ranging interview from how Sean broke into narration, the challenges of narrating nonfiction, his preparation methods, marketing your work as a narrator and so much more. This is an in depth interview that barely scratches the surface of all of Sean's knowledge. They don't call him the "Ginger Yoda for nothing!

 

AUDIOBOOKS FEATURED IN THIS EPISODE:

 

ENTER AUGUST'S CONTEST!

Enter to win 4 audibooks of your choice from Audible.com.  Go to talkingaudiobooks.com and click on "August Contest" and you're entered!

 

LINKS MENTIONED:

http://www.audibletrial.com/TalkingAudiobooks

 

Follow Sean Pratt on twitter: @sppresents
Visit Sean's website at: seanprattpresents.com
Visit Sean on Facebook at facebook.com/seanprattpresents
Email Sean at seanpratt@comcast.net

 

 

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For iPhone/iPad/iPod listeners – Grab your phone or device and go to the iTunes store and search “Talking Audiobooks” (it's under the literature category). This will help you to download the free Podcasts App (produced by Apple) and then subscribe to the show from within that app.  Every time we publish a new episode, you’ll get it downloaded right on your iDevice.

For Android listeners – Download the Stitcher Radio app (free) and search for “Talking Audiobooks.”  Or, if you have already downloaded a podcasting client, follow the directions in the next sentence.

For podcast enthusiasts – If you already listen to podcasts and have a podcatcher that you prefer, the feed you’ll need to add is https://talkingaudiobooks.podbean.com/feed/

For those who don’t have a mobile device – You can always listen to the show by clicking the link on this page.

Let us hear from you! What are you listening to? What is your favorite genre of audiobook? Have questions? Email us at feedback@talkingaudiobooks.com

Follow and contact Casey at:
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Talking Audiobooks

Talking Audiobooks is a trademark and production of Ken Joy Media. 

© 2016-2017 by Ken Joy Media. All Rights Reserved

Hosted by Casey Trowbridge.

Produced by Ken Joy.

Show music licensed from epidemicsound.com

 

Follow the podcast at:

Visit our website at TalkingAudiobooks.com

Follow us on Twitter

Follow us on Facebook

 

 

 

When you make a purchase or sign up for free trials via links from this page, it helps support the podcast and keeps it free for all subscribers!  Thanks for your support!

 

DISCLAIMER: All opinions expressed on the show by our host or guests are totally their opinions, and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Ken Joy Media or the podcast sponsors.

S2:E11 CASEY TALKS WITH AWARD-WINNING AUDIOBOOK BLOGGER, FELICIA SPARKS!

August 3, 2017
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On this week's episode Casey is joined by Felicia Sparks AKA the Geeky Blogger to discuss her history with audiobooks, all things blogging, being the 2017 APA blogger of the year and much more.

 

AUDIOBOOKS FEATURED IN THIS EPISODE:

 

Read these great excerpts from Felicia Sparks' award-winning blog!

 

Enter the August Romance Book Giveaway for your chance to win four audiobooks of your choice from Audible.com!  Go to our website at www.talkingaudiobooks.com and click on the link AUGUST CONTEST to enter.  Enter today!

 

Not yet an Audbile.com member? Try Audible free for thirty-days and get a free audiobook of your choice TODAY as a thank you for trying out a membership.  No obligation! Check it out!

 

Let us hear from you! What are you listening to? What is your favorite genre of audiobook? Have questions? Email us at feedback@talkingaudiobooks.com

Follow and contact Casey at:
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Talking Audiobooks

Talking Audiobooks is a trademark and production of Ken Joy Media. 

© 2016-2017 by Ken Joy Media. All Rights Reserved

Hosted by Casey Trowbridge.

Produced by Ken Joy.

Show music licensed from epidemicsound.com

 

Follow the podcast at:

Visit our website at TalkingAudiobooks.com

Follow us on Twitter

Follow us on Facebook

 

When you make a purchase or sign up for free trials via links from this page, it helps support the podcast and keeps it free for all subscribers!  Thanks for your support!

DISCLAIMER: All opinions expressed on the show by our host or guests are totally their opinions, and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Ken Joy Media or the podcast sponsors.

S2:E10 FIRST LISTEN TO THE NEW STAR WARS AUDIOBOOK & ORGANIZING YOUR AUDIOBOOKS

July 27, 2017
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On this week's Talking Audiobooks, Casey tackles a listener question about organizing your audiobook library and takes a first listen to the new Star Wars title. Plus news on some future episodes!

Audiobooks on this week's episode:

 

S2:E9 “Love Nouveau” with B.L. Berry and Andrea Emmes

July 20, 2017
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On this week's episode, Casey chats with author B.L. Berry and narrator Andrea Emmes about their respective careers and their collaboration on the audiobook version of 'Love Nouveau: The Art of Falling, Book 1'. We take you from story idea to final publication with some detours along the way. Not even mother nature could stop us! It's a great insider look at the world of creating audiobooks!

 

AUDIOBOOKS FEATURED/MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE:

Love Nouveau: The Art of Falling, Book 1

Nonfiction book that caught my ear, 'Hitler's Monsters':

Hitler's Monsters: A Supernatural History of the Third Reich

 

B.L. Berry Website:

https://authorblberry.com/

Twitter & Instagram @BLBerryWrites

 

Andrea Emmes' website:

http://andreaemmes.com/

twitter.com/aemmes

 

 

SUBSCRIBE! SO YOU DON'T MISS AN EPISODE OF OUR PODCAST!

For iPhone/iPad/iPod listeners – Grab your phone or device and go to the iTunes store and search “Talking Audiobooks” (it's under the literature category). This will help you to download the free Podcasts App (produced by Apple) and then subscribe to the show from within that app.  Every time we publish a new episode, you’ll get it downloaded right on your iDevice.

For Android listeners – Download the Stitcher Radio app (free) and search for “Talking Audiobooks.”  Or, if you have already downloaded a podcasting client, follow the directions in the next sentence.

For podcast enthusiasts – If you already listen to podcasts and have a podcatcher that you prefer, the feed you’ll need to add is https://talkingaudiobooks.podbean.com/feed/

For those who don’t have a mobile device – You can always listen to the show by clicking the link on this page.

Let us hear from you! What are you listening to? What is your favorite genre of audiobook? Have questions? Email us at feedback@talkingaudiobooks.com

Follow and contact Casey at:
twitter.com/audiobookcasey
facebook.com/audiobookcasey
goodreads.com/audiobookcasey

Talking Audiobooks

Talking Audiobooks is a trademark and production of Ken Joy Media. 

© 2016-2017 by Ken Joy Media. All Rights Reserved

Hosted by Casey Trowbridge.

Produced by Ken Joy.

Show music licensed from epidemicsound.com

 

Follow the podcast at:

Visit our website at TalkingAudiobooks.com

Follow us on Twitter

Follow us on Facebook

 

 

 

When you make a purchase or sign up for free trials via links from this page, it helps support the podcast and keeps it free for all subscribers!  Thanks for your support!

 

DISCLAIMER: All opinions expressed on the show by our host or guests are totally their opinions, and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Ken Joy Media or the podcast sponsors.