Participating in this event is my friend and voice artist Diane Havens, who has recorded a beautiful narration of Oscar Wilde’s grownup fairytale “The Selfish Giant.” A sneak listen can be heard here: https://soundcloud.com/goingpublic/gpsneaklisten4#play. The full piece can be heard here on June 14.
June is Audiobook month (JIAM 2013). The audiobook community is giving back by teaming with the Going Public Project by offering a serialized audio story collection. All proceeds will go to Reach Out and Read literacy advocacy organization. Throughout June, 1-2 stories will be released each day on the Going Public blog and on author/book blogs. The story will be free (online only – no downloads) for one week. In collaboration with Blackstone Audio, all the stories will be available for download via Downpour. The full compilation will be ready June 30th.
The full schedule of the story release dates and narrators are at Going Public. Engineering and Mastering are provided by Jeffrey Kafer and SpringBrook Audio. Graphic design provided by f power design and published by Blackstone Audio. Project coordination and executive production by Xe Sands