According to Time magazine, novel podcasts, unlike audiobooks “are truncated into segments and may include ambient sounds, music as well a cast of voices playing different characters.”

“Evo Terra, the co-founder of, says 45,000 episodes are downloaded each day.”

If you are in the publishing business you may want to find out more… at you can find and subscribe to audio book as well as novel podcasts.

Time Article
PodioBooks website

First published on February 3, 2009