FREE Audiobooks Workshop Nov 14th, Featuring Becky Parker Geist
What Every Author Should Know About Audiobooks
Thursday, Nov 14 6:30-8 p.m.
Presidio branch of the SF Public Library
3150 Sacramento St, San Francisco
With the skyrocketing popularity of audiobooks, every author—published or not—should understand their options regarding audiobooks.
Learn about key decisions involved in the audiobook production process, such as:
- preparing your manuscript for recording
- finding your narrator
- audiobook distribution options
- where to get your audiobook produced
- hiring a narrator or producer
- using the ACX system
- dos and don’ts of recording your audiobook
- marketing your audiobook from the inside out
- what to do once your book has launched
About Workshop Presenter Becky Parker Geist
Becky Parker Geist is an audiobook producer and narrator with 37+ years of experience in the audiobook industry; and owner of Pro Audio Voices, serving clients internationally for audiobook production and marketing. Becky has narrated and/or produced over 200 titles to date.
Committed to leadership, Becky serves as President of BAIPA (Bay Area Independent Publishers Association) and is a member of IBPA, APA (Audio Publishers Assn), NFAA (NonFiction Authors Association) and the California Writers Club. She is the author of five titles, including Audiobook Toolkit for Authors: Your Comprehensive Guide to Recording Your Own Audiobook, now available at authortoolkits.com. Her passion is to help great stories come alive. Learn more at proaudiovoices.com.
Karma is president and web mistress for the Berkeley California Writers Club. She runs Future Is Fiction Communications, where she helps authors and other creatives spread the word about their projects. She writes poetry, and essays. She loves writing about music and politics.