Some great ACX titles for you

Here’s a post for all ACX Producers…

Having over a thousand titles listed on ACX can be overwhelming to a lot of you.  Which ones do I audition for?  Where do I start?  To help, below we’re highlighting 21 great titles for you to focus on over the next few days.  The list is divided between Pay For Production and Royalty Share deals.  The Royalty Share titles were handpicked by some folks at Audible for their sales potential, based on a combination of each book’s subject matter, length, and print sales history, as well as the author’s notoriety.

If you (or someone from your stable of narrators, if you’re a studio) would be a good match for the voice needed, please submit an audition.  Some of these Rights Holders will be ready to make offers in the next two weeks, so don’t delay.  Remember that you can only submit one audition per title so please put your best voice forward. Note: based on your helpful feedback, we’ll be improving the audition process soon, allowing narrators to revise their audition and studios to submit multiple auditions.

Pay For Production

Title Author
The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything: A Spirituality for Real Life Martin, James
Change by Design: How Design Thinking Transforms Organizations and Inspires Innovation Brown, Tim
How the States Got Their Shapes Stein, Mark
Earth Strike: Star Carrier: Book One Douglas, Ian
Be Mine Tonight (The Brotherhood of Blood, Book 1) Smith, Kathryn
Semper Human: Book Three of the Inheritance Trilogy Douglas, Ian
Center of Gravity: Star Carrier: Book Two Douglas, Ian
Evidence of the Afterlife: The Science of Near-Death Experiences Long, Jeffrey
The Sellout: How Three Decades of Wall Street Greed and Government Mismanagement Destroyed the Global Financial System Gasparino, Charles
Death’s Sweet Embrace: A Dark Brethren Novel O’hara, Tracey



Royalty Share

Title Author
Evolve Your Brain: The Science of Changing Your Mind Dispenza, Joe
May Day (Murder-by-Month Mysteries, No. 1) Jess Lourey
Germs, Genes, & Civilization: How Epidemics Shaped Who We Are Today (Ft Press Science Series) Clark, David P.
Teaching As Leadership: The Highly Effective Teacher’s Guide to Closing the Achievement Gap Teach For America
Senseless Panic: How Washington Failed America Isaac, William M.
Don’t Count on It!: Reflections on Investment Illusions, Capitalism, “Mutual” Funds, Indexing, Entrepreneurship, Idealism, and Heroes Bogle, John C.
Mad Men and Philosophy: Nothing Is as It Seems (The Blackwell Philosophy and Pop Culture Series) James B. South
The Case of the Not-So-Nice Nurse: A Nancy Clue and Cherry Aimless Mystery (Maney, Mabel) Maney, Mabel
The Essential Laws of Fearless Living: Find the Power to Never Feel Powerless Again Finley, Guy
The Halo Effect (MIRA) Rose, M. J.
Neverland Clegg, Douglas

More lists like this will come, to help you sift through the ever-growing title list on ACX.  Good luck, and happy producing!

Yours truly,

The ACX Team

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