Question of the Day:
If people who read books on paper are called bookworms,
then are people who
Audio books are considered to be the fastest-growing segment in the publishing industry, growing 75 percent since 1995 and representing $2 billion in annual sales, according to the Audio Publishers Association (APA).
Other Resources on the Web
Visually Impaired Resources
www.lowvisioninfo.org Low Vision Resource Center; helping people with low vision maintain their independence.
www.risingdove.com Celebrating the Visual, Musical and Literary Arts
www.visionworksusa.com Look forward to better vision
www.afb.org American Foundation for the Blind
www.nfb.org National Federation of the Blind -- a consumer and advocacy organization, the NFB is considered the leading force in the blindness field today.
www.sickhumorpostcards.com sells cartoon postcards by disability rights activist and humorist Sharon Wachsler.
www.readassist.org Links to sources of e-books, audio books, and paper books, to SF fannish activity, and (especially for those whose hands or eyes no longer do their bidding) to sources of gadgets and software (assistive technology) that will enable them to continue to enjoy fiction and fanac."
www.nfbmi.org/audio.htm NFB of Michigan-a resource for information, products, services and events in Michigan and around the country.
Book and Audio Book Resources
C. Clayton Thompson Bookseller - Offering the Largest Selection of New and Used Civil War and Military Books on the Internet!
www.ottawavalleybookclub.com - Ottawa Valley Book Club
www.alightforlifecandle.org - Non-Profit seller of all types of candles.
www.thebookcase.net - Thousands of used hardcover books. A little of everything, from fiction to non-fiction with a scanned photo accompanying each selection. Many first editions and out of prints. Also, check out our personalized book embossers. Shop securely and we value customer satisfaction!
www.heritagebookshop.com Rare Books - Heritage Book Shop is an internationally renowned antiquarian book shop specializing in fine copies of rare books and first editions.
www.audiolearn.net - Audio Preparation Study Guide – Audio Learn Books; The AudioLearn series is a highly effective test preparation tool for a number of postsecondary College admissions tests including MCAT DAT PCAT SAT Microbiology Pharmacy or CPA.
www.bookmagazine.com Audio Reviews-news and information about the book world
www.bl.uk/collections/sound-archive/nsa.html The British Library Sound Archive is one of the largest sound archives in the world covering both published and unpublished recordings.
www.crimsonbird.com site with many book reviews
www.smartwriters.com Professional resources for children's writers, illustrators, and educators. SW offers a free monthly e-zine
www.canadianbookclubs.com Canadian Book Clubs
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www.brianwizard.com Read My Book FOR FREE with the purchase of the audio book.
www.anotherealm.com/prededitors/pubaw.htm A guide to publishers and writing services for serious writers
www.wendylaing.com Virtual Home of Australian Author Wendy Laing
www.bookastudio.com Free online service bringing music and business together.
www.4homeschool.info An Alphabetical Registry for Home School Curriculum, Services and Products
www.postaprint.co.uk Genuine, historical antique MAPS, PRINTS & BOOKS supplied by Mail Order
Knowledge Products Audio Books produces educational audio cassettes and CDs on history, philosophy, science, war, religion, economics, and more.
www.billsparks.org Audio, News and Info
www.tolkienshop.com The world leading specialist of all material relating to author J.R.R. Tolkien and the movies of The Lord of the Rings
www.decklinsdomain.com Decklin's Domain of books, rpg games and live music.
www.bigbooksavings.com Discount books and magazines
home.sprynet.com/~jelias/booksaud.htm Hypnotherapy/NLP©. Certification trainings with Jack Elias, author of the internationally acclaimed book, Finding True Magic.
www.readersquest.com Information for people who love to read!
www.store.yahoo.com/cgi-bin/clink?know-products+vnhSHs+index.html Knowledge Products Audio Books produces educational audio cassettes and CDs on history, philosophy, science, war, religion, economics, and more.
www.rosepublications.net Home of the Albigen System books and other life changing publications
www.seasidebs.com Seaside Book and Stamp (Nova Scotia, CANADA)
www.1chapter.com E-books and e-publishing at great affordable prices
www.mindconnection.com Get your black belt in brainpower: See why nearly 5 million people have visited
www.usedtapes.com Used tapes, books, CD's and educational materials
www.shopmediafans.com Source for exclusive Sci-Fi and Fantasy audiobooks
www.science-books.net Lists available books on a range of subjects in Sciences
www.talkingbookclub.co.uk Large selection of audiobooks to rent (Europe only) and buy.www.book-club.biz A site for book clubbers and book lovers. Book reviews and book club news and information.
www.cynthiaharrodeagles.com/ Home page of British author Cynthia Harrod Eagles.
www.chicklit.com Smart, witty, literate as hell.
Libraries and Other Non-Profits
www.hclib.org Hennepin County Library (MN)
www.wvcl.org Whitewater Valley Community Library (IN)
www.surplusbooksforcharity.org Hands Across The Water-Book Collection Charity to Promote Literacy and Education for All
Foreign Language Resources
www.musicalspanish.com Learn Spanish through pop music. A Fun way to teach or learn Spanish - language and culture
www.litriocht.com Get all your Irish books and music- Leabhair Gaeilge agus ceol
www.lira.ru Source for Audio Books in Russian
www.glowinc.com Glow in the dark powder and paint
www.pslot.com Used Slot Machines
www.usfireworks.biz Buy consumer online at usfireworks.biz
www.skylighter.com Learn how to make fireworks at Skylighter. Source for wedding sparklers
www.decoz.com The largest site on the web devoted exclusively to numerology.