Sometimes seemingly simple questions can have very complicated answers. “What will producing my audiobook cost me?” is one of those common questions, and today I’ll help you unravel the tangle of cost basis options for audiobook production. We’ll explore the industry standard of charging by the finished hour, how that time is estimated, and the factors that affect your audiobook’s finished length. I’ll also share the pros and cons of ACX’s royalty share and royalty share plus options, and the types of narrators willing to collaborate on these production styles. So tune in and get the certainty you need to bring your next audiobook to life!

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Learn:

  • What is Per Finished Hour basis (PFH)?
  • What are the risks of Per Finished Hour basis?
  • Pros and cons of ACX’s royalty share and royalty share plus