Wednesday, August 29, 2007

Digital Audiobook Sales Up in 2006

According to the Audio Publishers Association download sales accounted for 14% of the business in 2006, up from 9% in 2005. The library market continues to be largest sales channel for audiobooks, representing 32% of sales last year, followed by general retail at 30%, emphasizing the growing importance of digital library distributors like Overdrive, NetLibrary, etc. Article