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Initial post: Dec 16, 2009 10:34:28 PM PST
Maggie says:
In case others are interested: offers free public domain audio books, read by volunteers.

iTunes offers some audio books, too.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 16, 2009 11:49:25 PM PST
Yes, and any of you who are interested, you can volunteer to record for Librivox. You start small, maybe recording a short story or poem for a collection or a chapter or so of a book in progress. Then, if you enjoy it, you can choose to do a solo book. It is a LOT of fun as well as being helpful to others. I have completed 3 novels and am working on my fourth right now. Give it a try!

Posted on Dec 17, 2009 6:18:57 AM PST
Maggie says:
There also are book podcasts on iTunes that are free and professional-quality. So far, the ones I like best are ITV's (British TV) Jane Austen podcasts.

I appreciate the volunteer work that goes into LibriVox, which must be a blessing for those who can't read visually, for instance. I use few of the LibriVox audio books, though, because I'm picky about voices. (For instance, I don't want to hear me reading a book, lol.)

Posted on Dec 17, 2009 7:27:20 AM PST
you can also get them for free at in either human or computer generated voice.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 17, 2009 11:22:28 AM PST
M. Bender says:
thanks maggie:)

Posted on Dec 17, 2009 11:29:33 AM PST has many free audio books as well.
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