Audible

8 results

Tania Rodrigues and Clare Corbett, who have narrated hundreds of audiobooks. Photograph: Fabio De Paola/Guardian

Bill Bryson is sitting before a lectern in Audible’s London headquarters, narrating his latest book, a disquisition on human biology called The Body: (...)

Surprisingly grating listen:  Lisa Dwan in Pale Sister. Photo: Bríd O’Donovan.

Pale Sister ★★☆☆☆ Gate Theatre, Dublin In Sophocles’s version of Antigone, the clash between state power and individual conscience begins over a bod(...)

Lisa Dawn in Pale Sister. Photograph: Ros Kavanagh

Pale Sister Gate Theatre, Dublin. Previews until November 1st- 4th. Opens November 5th-9th 7.30pm (Saturday matinee 2.30pm) gatetheatre.ie It might (...)

The body of French film producer Sophie Toscan du Plantier  was found near a laneway at her Co Cork home in 1996.

The murder of French film producer, Sophie Toscan du Plantier in west Cork 21 years ago was not premeditated but happened on the spur of the moment, a(...)

Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes: The Definitive Collection is free for new users of Audible

Amazon-owned audiobook platform Audible has, almost unbelievably, been in existence since 1995 but only became a well-known brand after its 2008 acqui(...)

Customers at the new Amazon bookstore - the online retail behemoth’s seventh bricks-and-mortar store - at the Time Warner Center at Columbus Circle in Manhattan

Jeff Bezos, the chief executive of Amazon, has often struck a defiant tone when asked about the company’s dominance of the book industry. “Amazon is n(...)

Technology produces plenty of anxieties but it can also be key in alleviating the stress it brings

From the pressure to keep up with social media to the irritating beeps and buzzes of devices, technology produces plenty of anxieties. But it can als(...)

The days of bringing your car to a garage to update the in-car software may be numbered as BMW unveiled plans to allow users to download apps directly(...)