Libro.fm News and This Month’s Audiobook Bestseller List

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Monthly Audiobook Bestsellers with headphones in the shape of a heart

The February Audiobook Bestseller List

The below Monthly Audiobook Bestseller List is based on sales through hundreds of independent bookstore locations participating in the Libro.fm audiobook program. Booksellers can also access Libro.fm’s complimentary February Audiobook Listening Copies (ALCs) now.

Audiobook Bestsellers for February

Fiction

Nonfiction

Graphics to promote this month’s Audiobook Bestseller list are available from Libro.fm on Google Drive. Also available to booksellers is the Libro.fm marketing box, a free box that contains bookmarks, table tents, shelf-talkers, bumper stickers, posters, T-shirts, and more. Visit Libro.fm’s website to request a marketing box.

Libro.fm is Celebrating Independent Bookstore Day

In preparation for Independent Bookstore Day, April 27, Libro.fm is asking booksellers help to get authors to show their support (see author quotes collected so far) and to spread the word about why bookstores matter. Authors can: let their readership know they can get the audiobook version of their titles through their local bookstore; send a quote to Libro.fm in support of indie bookstores; or send in a video talking about what bookstores mean to them, how they describe booksellers, and what their local bookstore is. Authors will get a complimentary three-month membership when they submit a quote or video.

Bookseller Playlists

A number of booksellers have created playlists of their favorite titles:

Booksellers can submit their own playlists here.

Breaking Up With Audible

Libro.fm has launched a movement intended to encourage, motivate, and reward customers for making the switch to Libro.fm. According to Libro.fm, the encouragement comes from listeners via #AudiobookSwitch, the motivation is indie bookstores, and the reward is three audiobooks for the price of one.

Here is a simple guide that explains how it works; assets can be found here.

As you share your reasons for making the #AudiobookSwitch, check out the Audible breakup letter first posted by Tattered Cover.


Libro.fm’s Bookseller Hub is the place for all important links, tips, and assets. Visit the Bookseller Hub now.

Libro.fm is fully integrated with IndieCommerce, and a co-branded storefront is fast, free, and easy to set up. For more information about creating a storefront, contact bookstores@libro.fm