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Saturday, October 30, 2021

Canadian Seniors Save by Listening to EBooks

How Can Canadian Seniors Save by Listening to EBooks?

Listening to audio or eBooks is a great way to save time and money! How? When you listen to a book, you are able to make better use of your time, rest your eyes, and reduce your chances of incurring library fines!
Many libraries offer digital copies of books through their library lending systems, but if your library does not offer such a service, or if for some reason you are not able to get a library card, there are some other options for you.
This post offers a few suggestions for getting audiobooks or digital copies of books that you can have your computer read to you.\

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Audiobooks vs. Ebooks Which do You Prefer?

Since having a concussion and needing to cut down on screen time to rest my brain. I have started having my computer read to me. I listen to audiobooks, and also listen to eBooks. Listening to audiobooks is definitely better than listening to my computer read to me, because the computer sometimes reads homographs incorrectly- for example, the word lead- might be read leed or led.

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Where to Find Audiobooks

AudiobooksNow offers a plethora of books and savings. AudiobooksNow rewards program gives you gift certificates that you can use towards the purchase of more great audiobooks. While you can purchase audiobooks as a guest on Audiobooks now you can also join their Audiobooks Club plan and get 50% off your first book each month as well as 35-40% off other purchases you make in the month.  They have a 30-day free trial that you can use to see if you really want to join and you can get a free audiobook with your free trial too!  You can get 50% off your first Audiobook from AudiobooksNow through this link.

ChurchSource offers a wide range of Bible Study materials as digital audiobooks. Here are just a few of the titles from the vast collection of Bible Study audiobooks from the ChurchSource website.
image shows 3 digital audiobook covers from ChurchSource: Dream Big: Audio Bible Studies: Know What You Want, Why You Want It, and What You’re Going to Do About It  Bob Goff; Believing Jesus: Audio Bible Studies: A Journey Through the Book of Acts Lisa Harper;Church of the Small Things: Audio Bible Studies: Making a Difference Right Where You Are Melanie Shankle
Click Here to see more ChurchSource Audiobooks
ChurchSource has been partnering with authors and church leaders for over 25 years. They have a wide range of resources. Click Here to see ChurchSource Audiobooks


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Highbridge Audiobooks Offers Award-Winning Audiobooks
HighBridge is a leading publisher of spoken-word audio. Started by Minnesota Public Radio to produce and distribute recordings of Garrison Keillor’s A Prairie Home Companion, HighBridge was incorporated in the early 1980s. 
HighBridge's catalogue has expanded over the years to include New York Times bestselling fiction and nonfiction, Oprah’s Book Club® titles, National Public Radio compilations, and more. With roots in public radio, HighBridge has always been a stickler for quality. HighBridge recordings frequently win awards, including Grammy® Awards, Audie Awards from the Audio Publishers Association, and Listen Up Awards from Publishers Weekly. HighBridge consistently earns Earphones Awards from AudioFile magazine. HighBridge also has Pulitzer Prize–, Man Booker Prize–, and Scotiabank Giller Prize-winning authors on its list. Over the years, HighBridge has built a reputation among booksellers and audiophiles as one of the highest-quality audio publishers in the industry.

Nest Learning offers a wide variety of books on audio CDs as well as some audio downloads. Over twenty years ago, Nest Learning began its journey with a passion to positively impact the lives of children, their families and caregivers as the creators and distributors of the world’s finest collection of thirty-six animated stories from the New Testament and the Hebrew Bible (Old Testament), and twenty inspiring stories of American and world history’s most outstanding heroes and heroines.
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Discover Nest Learning Audio Books Here
 In the following twenty years, NestFamily, and their companion brands, Nest Learning and Nest Entertainment have grown to become market leaders, providing inspirational, entertaining and educational resources for the expansive family market If you sign up for the Nest Learning Newsletter you can get 10% off your first order. When you join the Canadian Senior Savings Facebook group, you can save 15% off your first order with the coupon code posted here.

Where to Get eBooks

Annies Fiction Club Banner image shows two women reading the same book. One is reading a hardback copy and the other is reading an eBook version

Annies Fiction Clubs offer a variety of fiction genres aimed at crafty people. The fiction clubs include Amish Romance, Cozy Mystery, and something quite unique-Stitch Along Mysteries! Each club is supposed to be available in hardcover, e-book, or audio format, but I couldn't find audio club listed as a choice on their website.! Every 4-6 weeks you can expect your new book to arrive: hardcover will be shipped to your door, and e-books and audiobooks are delivered via email. Simply follow the download instructions in the email, and you’ll have instant access to your next mystery. Please note that hardcover books are currently only shipped to Canada and the United States. Use code SHARE50 at this link to save 50% off your first book in the  Annies Fiction Club.

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