The Benefits of Audio Cd Books

 


Visitors: 236

In today’s world, we find that we are unable to find time to indulge ourselves with our favorite pastime or hobby. You find people who love literature but reading does not interest them. Surprised? Our world has become digitized mainly due to our dependence on computers and also the availability of everything in a digitized format be it songs or books. This has lead to people losing interest in paper based reading material. Hence if you are looking at gifting literary material to someone, think of audio CD books as an option.

In terms of the contents, the audio CD books are exact replicas of the printed version. Be it a self-help book or an epic, the audio version does not lose anything. Normally, a person who has a likeable voice recites these books. It could be a singer or a performer or a familiar voice from radio or television.

There are many other advantages of the audio CD books. If you feel peeved at the constant interruptions by commercials on your car radio, choose your favorite audio CD book title to give you company. If you like philosophy, an audio rendition of Foucault’s Pendulum by Umberto Eco can be mesmerizing.

Audio CD books have something extra as compared to their printed counterparts. They can be effectively used as ancillary tools for learning for people with visual, mental or other learning difficulties. For example, people who are blind or people who have difficulty in reading like the elderly population can use them. Nowadays, many states and volunteer organizations have undertaken the efforts to get the printed books digitized into audio for the benefits of such people. In fact some schools and teaching centers have a facility under which such students can order a course book that a Professor is using to be converted into an audio CD book.

Having said that, you should not be surprised if you do not find an audio CD book that you so badly wanted to gift to a perfect friend. Be it an audio copy of Margaret Atwood’s ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ or an audio version of the posthumous work of genius Jonathan Kennedy O’Toole, ‘A Confederacy of Dunces’. This is still a new phenomenon and will take some time before you can order any title of your choice as an audio CD. Till that time, you can take heart from the fact that you would still be able to find some classic that you cherish and would like to ‘play’ it when you take your sweetheart for a long sunset drive the next time.

The find more information about books and manuals visit http://www.advice-books.com

(468)

Article Source:


 
Rate this Article: 
 
Audio Books Cassette - The Original Audio Book
Rated 4 / 5
based on 5 votes
ArticleSlash

Related Articles:

Kids Audio Books Online - 5 Reasons To Buy Children's Audio Books

by: Dee Bovis (May 29, 2007) 
(Shopping and Product Reviews)

Benefits of Downloadable Audio Books

by: Gerber De Lange (January 21, 2007) 
(Internet and Businesses Online)

Audio Books - The Many Benefits Of Becoming An Affiliate

by: Tom Reincke (February 11, 2007) 
(Internet and Businesses Online)

Bridging the Gap - The Benefits of Audio Books For the Blind

by: Richard Coppin (October 24, 2008) 
(Book Reviews)

Are Audio Books Expensive - Discussion About the Price of Audio Books

by: Paton Jackson (November 14, 2005) 
(Shopping and Product Reviews)

Audio Books: From Books on Tape to Downloadable Audio Books

by: Margret Lilin (April 16, 2007) 
(Computers and Technology)

Online Audio Books – The Advantages of Downloading Your Audio Book

by: Helen Wall (February 11, 2007) 
(Internet and Businesses Online)

Audio Books - How To Create A Massively Profitable Audio Book!

by: Fabian Tan (January 04, 2008) 
(Internet and Businesses Online/Audio Streaming)

Free Audio Books - All About Low Cost and Free Audio Books

by: Paton Jackson (December 21, 2005) 
(Arts and Entertainment)

Audio Books Cassette - The Original Audio Book

by: Mike Selvon (May 10, 2007) 
(Internet and Businesses Online)