The Heidi Thorne Show

Surprising Book Reading Statistics You Need to Know | Episode 111

October 15, 2019

Are people reading more or less? And what book format (print, eBook, or audio book) do they prefer? I think you'll be surprised, even a bit concerned, about the research I report on in this video. But I do offer a way to future proof your self publishing efforts.

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Timestamp show notes (click on timestamp to view segment on YouTube):

0:25 Growth in audio books

1:35 Audio books are gaining ground on eBooks

2:28 Print books are still strong

3:22 Book reading overall is falling

3:47 Books aren't books, they're content

Link to my Udemy course, "How to Self Publish an Audio Book." NOTE: Discount mentioned in video has expired.