Audiobooks are the current darling of todayâ€™s publishing industry. This paper will examine the trends shaping todayâ€™s
audiobook market as well as look at what the future may hold for the industry in the era of increasing audio proliferation.
In considering new sales and distribution models, this paper looks to illuminate the different models currently available
and how they are supporting and shaping the audiobook marketâ€™s growth.