See the instructional videos page for full details of videos available. Titles are sorted by default with newest releases at the top of the list. An adorable picture book with 29 little lessons in german. Believe it or not the librivox catalog has over 8000 titles now, but we feel weve picked out the best, bringing our total to about 3500 librivox audio books on. As far as librivox goes i think its a great organization and the books that you find on there you can depend on. The librivox website and the librivox project are not associated with the german book trading company libri gmbh. Librivox files should sound very comfortable to listen to. Contact librivox librivox contact librivox free public. His books had a total circulation of 5 million and were translated into 17 languages.
The organizations mission is, to make all books in the public domain available, for free, in audio format on the internet. Some of the books arent in print any more, and are hard to find even in a used book store. Acoustical liberation of books in the public domain librivox. Free public domain audio books librivox provides free public domain audio books.
Tens of thousands of fulltext ebooks primarily from academic publishers. German pages free public domain audiobooks librivox. I honestly dont know how i could homeschool without audio books, and with librivox just about any great classic is free. Click on any title to go to the catalog page for that book. To get you started check out the librivox publisher page. In this post well highlight the best new free audio books weve added. You must have something recorded in order to activate the export function. Mortplayer audio books alternatives and similar apps. Stream and download audiobooks to your computer, tablet or mobile phone. Librivox acoustical liberation of books in the public domain. All librivox recordings are in the public domain in the usa and available as free downloads on. Librivox founded in 2005 is a community of volunteers from all over the world who record public domain texts. Arthur schopenhauer 22 february 1788 21 september 1860 was a german philosopher best known for his book, the world as will and representation. Speaking of explorations, this is exactly what candido mariano da silva rondon did in 1914, when he followed the.
Near professional quality books on librivox mobileread. It is the book ferien vom ich, read in german by rebecca. Founded in 2005, librivox is an online archive containing free audiobooks. Librivox audiobooks are free for anyone to listen to, on their computers, ipods or other mobile device, or to burn onto a cd. While im very grateful for the efforts of the volunteers at librivox, unfortunately, most of the recordings which ive listened to have come off as amateurish. Its extensive catalog has been created with works fromproject gutenberg, the first provider of free ebooks. Acoustical liberation of books in the public domain.
The english parts of the book are read by kara, and the german parts by elli. Because its all public domain books, librivox offers a different cross section of literature than youll find browsing other sources. For users in the european union or switzerland, please read this note. Have a snoop around the catalog to find titles that you might be interested in. These are all available as mp3 download and podcasts that you can subscribe to. Anne of green gables by lucy maud montgomery audiobook read by karen savage genre.
You can change this to sort by release data if you wish. Librivox downloader conveniently downloads free audio books from the librivox collection, which can then be played in a suitable audio player. For example, users can listen to a volunteer read mark twains the adventures of huckleberry finn, or sir arthur conan doyles the memoirs of sherlock holmes. Anne of green gables audiobook by lucy maud montgomery. Browse the collection or read a stepbystep guide on reading and downloading ebooks. All instructional videos by phil chenevert and daniel great plains have been relocated to their own website called librivideo. On the second leg of our librivox world tour, lets stay in the southern hemisphere.
Discover 10k audio bookslisten free audible books, novels from librivox project. Enjoy audio books for free on your android with librivox audio books. Its possible to update the information on mortplayer audio books or report it as discontinued, duplicated or spam. Horst schulze paul abebooks abebooks shop for books. Librivox audio books offers unlimited access to over 27,000 free audiobooks. Inappropriate the list including its title or description facilitates illegal activity, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow goodreads member or author. Browse and download books apps on your ipad, iphone or ipod touch from the app store. Childrens fiction anne of green gables is a 1908 novel by canadian author lucy maud montgomery 18741942. Librivox free audio books last update june 9, 2009 editors note. Librivox utilizes volunteers to record chapters of books that are in the public domain. At librivox, volunteers record chapters of books in the public domain into digital audio eg. The luther bible is a german language bible translation from hebrew and. Ive discovered some great books on librivox that i might never otherwise have encountered. Registering takes only a few moments but gives you increased capabilities.
Librivox is a group of worldwide volunteers who read and record public domain texts creating free public domain audiobooks for download from their website and other digital library hosting sites on the internet. Spam or selfpromotional the list is spam or selfpromotional. For more information, or to volunteer, please visit. Librivox aims to offer all of its subscribers the best in free, personalityfilled audiobooks from some of the worlds best authors. The tricky thing with librivox is that since all of the readers are volunteers, the quality is not consistent. We listened to hundreds of titles from their catalog and picked out the best ones. Each librivox audiobook can be streamed over the internet or downloaded for later use without any charge. Librivox is a free database of audiobooks that began in 2005. We have recently catalogued our th nonenglish project. This thread is for the books which are the gems in the rough there. I think this is what i would do if i wanted to download booksopposed to streaming. In most cases the template takes two parameters, the title of the book and the author name. Librivox audiobooks are read by volunteers from all over the world. Further to the east from australia, we encounter south and central america, which well explore with 10 gems from our catalog.
However, i noticed that people seem to be stumbling aross this article in an effort to answer two questions who are the best readers on librivox. The app offers you access to its huge collection of ebooks of more than 10,000 collection which you can download or. Books by that author will be listed in alphabetical order on the authors page. The librivox audio books app includes listings for new recordings, featuring classic best sellers and out of print treasures. Immanuel kant 22 april 1724 12 february 1804 was a german philosopher. The translation is excellent, there are lots of cognates, and the pictures help of course.
If you know the english version by heart, you will be able to understand the german version fairly well. Sadly hes passed away now but he had a real talent and dedicated the last of his life narrating sci fi and other books for free on libravox. The app store has a wide selection of books apps for your ios device. Books librivox books free public domain audiobooks. In preparation for an 8,000 mile road trip, i spent hours and hours browsing the catal. There are staggering number of titles online ready for downloading, in fact the challenge can often be choosing which book you want to listen to. The board administrator may also grant additional permissions to. I do know that there are more diverse audio book selections on youtube and that you can turn those into mp3 files. Free audio books in old english that you can download in mp3, ipod and itunes format for your portable audio player.
Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by project gutenberg. You can use the dropdown to change this to alphabetical if you wish. The ten commandments, vice and virtue from the catholic perspective. Incorrect book the list contains an incorrect book please specify the title of the book. All librivox recordings are works in the public domain, read by volunteers. The art of war read by moira fogarty sun tzu the art of war is a chinese military treatise written during the 6th century bc by sun tzu. Posts about librivox written by catholicaudiobooks. The services rather lofty motto, acoustical liberation of books in the public domain gives us an idea of what this service is really about powered by donations and volunteers, it exists to help preserve copies of all books in the public domain in an. A concise, reasoned, and popular exposition of catholic morals. The books are by default downloaded to the librivox folder on your sd card external storage. It was founded in 2005 by hugh mcguire to provide acoustical liberation of books in the public domain and the librivox objective is to make all books in the public domain available. Franz kafka 3 july 1883 3 june 1924 was a germanlanguage writer of novels and short stories, regarded by critics as one of the most influential authors of.
I like nonfiction, and good readers and good recordings are important to me. Paul keller, the author of the book, was one of the most read authors at the beginning of the 20th century. My previous favorite is always being supplanted by something new. Librivox audio books is a free app for the android which offers all users free audio books of various genre.66 279 73 631 377 468 313 664 1197 152 1262 69 1428 513 788 1413 290 313 1466 1381 236 16 895 874 333 1460 16 598 494 231 38 219 118