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Producing Audio, Selling it, Savoring it!
Publishing Master Class 10:
Audio— For First-Timers and Newcomers
WHEN: November 9, Thursday
Audio is the fastest-growing, most profitable part of book publishing. I know that sounds like billboard claim, but at the moment it’s the truth.
Why is it so popular now, so much more so than in the past?
What sells in audio? Is it different from print?
How much does an author make off the average audiobook edition?
Who can break into this market, how can you tell if it’s worth it?
My publisher wants my audio rights? How much are they worth? Should I keep them?
How does casting work? Who’s the best performer for my work?
Marketing audiobooks, what’s different about it?
Is backlist audio worth it?
Do authors find pleasure and success performing their own work?
Should I bother making CDs?
Audible, iTunes, Spotify — what’s the difference?
What is the AI trend in audio? Welcome or disaster?