I try not to read customer reviews of my books—it was a suggestion a writer friend made to me years ago, and I mostly try to stick with it. But somehow, when I was searching for something else on Amazon, I ended up on the page of the audiobook of my first novel, The Light We Lost, which I also narrated. And before I could click away, my eye caught a review. It said: I loved the narration, which made me especially happy. I had been a little concerned about doing the reading, since Iâ€™m not a professional audiobook narrator or actress, and that reassurance that a listener enjoyed my audio interpretation meant a lot to me. Read more
In this episode of This Is the Author, meet Jill Santopolo, author of More Than Words; Tania Katan, author of Creative Trespassing; and Reshma Saujani, author of Brave, Not Perfect. Hear why recording an audiobook is just plain FUNâ€“despite it being hardâ€“and why one author needed permission to have fun recording it. These authorsâ€™ audiobooks will encourage listeners to look at things in a new light, empower themselves and be brave. And, guess which authorâ€™s dream narrator would be Kermit the Frog.
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