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Spotify launches audiobook store with some 300,000 titles

Sep. 20, 2022 17:19 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The expanding audio books market has a major new retailer: Spotify. On Tuesday, the music streaming service announced its long-rumored audiobook initiative, launching a store that includes more than 300,000 titles, including such popular works as Delia Owens'...

'Street librarian' aims to bring Baltimore kids more books

Aug. 20, 2022 09:03 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Araba Maze noticed neighborhood kids gathering around her as she read children’s books to her niece on her front stoop. As she wrapped up storytelling, one of the kids asked, “When are you gonna do this again?” She later made it an everyday occurrence to have...