Written by Francisca Goldsmith on Thursday, October 25, 2018
When we collect a season's worth of free audiobooks to share with teens during SYNC, content is just one of two important factors we consider. Performance, we know at AUDIOFILE MAGAZINE, is what makes an audiobook an audiobook rather than a recording of someone simply reading aloud.
Written by Francisca Goldsmith on Thursday, October 11, 2018
We're half way through the annual Teen Read Week celebration developed and sponsored by the Young Adult Library Services Association. Because we at SYNC are all about listening literacy, we have some resources to help you share a love of listening to books with teens this week.
Written by Francisca Goldsmith on Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Have you introduced teens or adults to how to make good use of reviews as media consumers? Reading reviews is an excellent way to open our consideration beyond what seems to be advertised on every screen we open. Learning about the medium in general, as well as a specific title, can also happen in our review reading.
Written by Francisca Goldsmith on Thursday, September 22, 2016
Looking for some audiobook guidance for teens during SYNC's off-season? We have a couple big tips to suggest.