Episode 313 Part 1 – Chuck and Stacey welcome award-winning Penguin Random House producers, Dan Zitt and Julianna Wilson. They share the in-depth collaborative process of what goes into making a professional audiobook. They discuss the incredible growth of the audiobook industry and the changes they’ve seen which prompted the creation of the online casting database, www.Ahab.us They share the inspiration for Ahab and give specifics about their expectations of narrators as well as key elements to include in your Ahab profile. Dan & Julianna speak to some of the misconceptions people have about narrating and producing audiobooks. Dan talks about some of the transformative books that he has worked on recently and the importance of creating memorable experiences for listeners.
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