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The books are available for download on a wide variety of popular and mobile devices, including iPhone and Android. New Audible members can choose one of the books for free with a 30-day free trial membership available at www.audible.com/alist. Existing Audible members can download the first 30 minutes of each book in the collection for free.
Audible, which invented and commercialized the first digital audio player in 1997, has been at the forefront of the explosively growing audiobook download segment. In 2011, downloads by Audible members increased by more than 40% from the year before, with individual members downloading an average of more than 18 books over the course of a year. More than half of current Audible members are first-time digital audiobook buyers. 2b1af7f3a8