audible: Amazon’s Audible is giving over 100 free audiobooks on Alexa
Users just need to ask “Alexa, what’s free from Audible?” in English or “Alexa, Audible में क्या फ्री है?” in Hindi, and they will be directed to Audible’s catalogue of free titles on Alexa. Users can also listen to a specific title that’s part of this offering by saying “Alexa, Read*name of audiobook*” or “Alexa, [booktitle] पढ़ो”.
Some of the free Hindi audiobook titles that a customer can access are:
- 21 Shreshth Kahaniyan Prem Chand written by Munshi Premchand: This is an anthology of some of Premchand’s best stories.
- Corporate Guru Dhirubhai Ambani written by Prateeksha M. Tiwari: A biographical account of Dhirubhai Ambani’s life, his achievements, perspectives, and ideologies.
- Shiv Puran written by Dr. Vinay Neeraj: Out of the 18 Mahapuranas or great puranas, Siva Purana is one of them. This audiobook explores the legend Shiva.
Some of the English audiobooks customers can listen to are:
● A Selection of the Cases of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle: This selection of Holmes’ most challenging cases covers a range of stories, including the stories “A Scandal in Bohemia” and “Man with the Twisted Lip”.
● A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens: The novel is a deep exploration of human suffering and human sacrifice, private experience and public history, during the French Revolution.
● The Complete Chanakya Neeti (English) by R.P. Jain: Chanakya Neeti is a treatise on the ideal way of life and shows Chanakya’s deep study of the Indian way of life.
● The Mystic Sinners by Proyashi Barua: This mystery thriller is the story of how Maya and Kamakshi suffer at the behest of tantrics.
● On the Double by Tanushree Podder: A tale of friendship and coming-of-age, where young boys with lofty dreams stand at the cusp of change, ready to take on their future as sentinels of the nation.