Audible Inc. has struck deal a with Diversion Books to release a majority of the e-book house's titles in audio format, while Audible UK has signed a new agreement with U.K. literary agency AP Watt to produce audio editions of backlist titles of seven major authors.
In the Diversion deal, Audible will publish "a large portion" of Diversion's existing list and the majority of their new titles in audio beginning this winter. "Audible's commitment to the Diversion list offers our authors a new audience. We couldn't be more excited about this arrangement," said Scott Waxman, cofounder of Diversion Books, which does about 100 e-book titles annually.
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SOURCE: Publishers Weekly