What's New

Now with over 9750 free audiobooks and improved playback and auto-bookmarking of premium audiobooks.

App Description

10,000+ FREE & 100,000 Premium Audio Books

If you love to read but can't find the time, then this app is for you. Use your time commuting, doing housework, or exercising to catch up on the greatest books ever written. Audiobooks HQ gives you a massive choice of over 10,000 free and 100,000 premium audiobooks.

“…this is kind of a no-brainer in my book, especially for fans of classic literature.” — Rick Broida, CNET

Listen to audiobooks anywhere. Just select a book, put in your earbuds, and you will instantly brighten your busy day. You'll look forward to that commute, workout, or even doing the dishes, knowing a good story awaits you.

Or listen to a good audiobook to wind down at the end of a busy day. Relax in bed and be transported to another place and time. Just set the sleep timer, close your eyes, and imagine the story as it unfolds before you.

Escape with the greatest stories ever told and discover authors and books you may never have encountered otherwise.

From the latest bestsellers to timeless classics to up and coming indie authors, Audiobooks HQ has an unprecedented selection of great audiobooks.

We have made it easy to find the finest books in the catalog. Select a book from the carefully curated "Inkstone Recommends" section or find a new book using full text search and sophisticated filters, allowing you to easily locate books by most downloaded, top rated, genre, tag, language, duration, or solo reader.

All recordings in Audiobooks HQ are available in high-quality. Just turn on HQ downloads in settings and all your books will be downloaded in high-quality audio.

Have an exam to study for or learning a foreign language? Use the playback speed slider to select the perfect rate, with 40 micro-adjustments from half speed to 2.5X. Speed it up to cram for that Shakespeare exam or slow it down to practice listening to a new language.

Besides all the great bestsellers and classics, Audiobooks HQ offers 690 free contemporary audiobooks from up and coming independent authors.

Audiobooks HQ features:

• A huge selection of 10,000 free books to choose from--more than any other audiobook app!
• Over 100,000 premium audiobooks.
• Premium audiobooks available in: AT, AU, BE, CA, CH, DE, DK, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, IE, IT, JP, LU, NL, NO, NZ, PT, SE, and US
• A sophisticated player with simple controls to skip forward and back, bookmark, or set a sleep timer.
• Controls to speed up or slow down the playback in 40 increments without altering the pitch.
• Easy search functions to discover the best books and readers. Find books by most downloaded, top rated, genres, tags, solo read books,and Inkstone’s top recommendations.
• Leave a note for yourself to come back to your favorite parts of the book with the bookmarks feature.
• Preview an audiobook before downloading with the book preview player.
• Once you download your books you can listen on the go, anywhere, no network connection required
• Book details are always one tap away from the player screen.
• 4 audiobook catalogs to choose from including LibriVox, Podiobooks, Globe Radio Repertory, and Premium Audiobook Store.

Download Audiobooks HQ now to make any activity enjoyable.

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App Changes

  • December 04, 2012 Initial release
  • December 20, 2012 Price decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
  • December 21, 2012 Price increase: $0.99 -> $1.99
  • January 02, 2013 New version 1.0.2
  • January 02, 2013 Price decrease: $1.99 -> FREE!
  • January 04, 2013 Price increase: FREE! -> $1.99
  • January 16, 2013 New version 1.0.3
  • April 15, 2013 New version 2.0
  • August 14, 2013 New version 3.0
  • August 14, 2013 Price decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
  • August 19, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $1.99
  • November 20, 2013 New version 3.1
  • March 01, 2014 New version 3.2
  • July 12, 2014 New version 3.3
  • October 10, 2014 Price decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
  • October 12, 2014 Price increase: $0.99 -> $1.99
  • November 03, 2014 New version 3.4
  • December 06, 2014 New version 3.5
  • February 16, 2015 New version 3.6
  • March 01, 2015 New version 3.7
  • August 13, 2015 New version 3.8
  • September 13, 2015 Price decrease: $1.99 -> FREE!
  • September 15, 2015 Price increase: FREE! -> $1.99

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