We’ve compiled below a list of online audio book retailers and CD rental services to help you find the titles you’re looking for in the format you require. Each of these services is unique in their own way, but all offer great customer service and a huge selection of titles. We want to recommend only top-tier, customer focused services so please send us your feedback, positive or negative, about your experience.
Audiobooks.com offers everything you’re looking for in an audiobook service – downloadable audiobooks, streaming audiobooks and no shortage of great titles to choose from! No bothersome DRM restrictions means you can listen on any device that supports mp3 files (which is virtually every device these days). And no recurring membership fees means big savings over similar services that require you to pay every month whether you download anything or not!
- Over 40,000 audiobooks to download or stream on your smartphone, tablet or computer.
- Download your first audiobook for free!
- Download or stream to virtually any device (PC, tablet or mobile phone) – whichever option is more convenient.
- Never lose your place again – start listening on one device and pick up where you left off on another.
- Over 40,000 audiobooks to choose from with more added daily!
- Save big with exclusive member discounts.
AudiobookStore.com offers over 150,000 combined audiobook titles (downloads and CDs). The unique thing about AudiobookStore.com is that they offer the most comprehensive assortment of titles in both downloadable and CD formats. Though you can only sign up for a plan that supports one format or the other (not both), we figure most will prefer one over the other anyway due to the technology they use to play their audiobooks.
- Over 150,000 combined audiobook titles available!
- Download products are compatible with Apple’s iPad, iPod and iPhone and all Android devices.
- Download plans starting at $14.95/month (1st month free), rental plans starting at $15/month.
- Full selection of CD audiobooks available for purchase at discount prices.
- Either plan can be cancelled at any time without penalty.
- No late fees, no due dates.
- Free shipping both ways.
Simply Audio Books
Simply Audiobooks offers over 20,000 audio books on CD for rent in every category. With plans starting at just $15 per month, you can rent as many audio books as you can listen to in a month without fear of late fees! Simply return the completed audiobook in the postage paid envelope and Simply Audiobooks will send the next title in your queue once the completed title has been received.
- Over 20,000 CD audio books available for rent in every category.
- Membership plans starting at $15 per month (includes unlimited audiobook rentals each month), and are fully cancellable without penalty.
- Optional Prepaid Plans can save you money, and are fully cancellable without penalty.
- No late fees, no due dates, cancel any time.
- Free shipping both ways.