AudioFile’s SYNC Summer of Listening 2017 literacy promotion for young adults has started, which offers 2 free audiobooks per week—1 classic, 1 modern—as free MP3 downloads, usually available worldwide (some titles are subject to geo-restrictions, and you can see the planned release schedule here).
This week’s two selected titles, available until 7am Eastern Time on May 4th, are as follows:
- The Dead House by Dawn Kurtagich, a YA psychological thriller novels involving the discovery of a diary revealing hidden secrets behind a tragic high school fire which took the lives of several students, from Hachette Audio
- The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde, his classic novel of a mysteriously youthful man who has paid a dark price for his seeming agelessness, from Naxos Audiobooks
Offered as DRM-free MP3s through 7am Eastern Time on May 4th, available in selected countries worldwide (requires installing Overdrive Media console software on your PC, Mac, Android, or iDevice, and you need to finish downloading before the time limit).