​​Auto-Narrated Audiobooks Learning Center

Welcome to the Learning Center. Here, you can find all that you need to get started with auto-narrated audiobooks. Create an audiobook from an ebook with the auto-narrated audiobook tool that uses a digital voice to read ebooks.

You can create auto-narration if:

  • You own the audio rights to the title.
  • The ebook is in:
    • English
    • French
    • German
    • Hindi
    • Portuguese (BR)
    • Spanish
  • The ebook is in an .epub file format.
  • Your account offers the ebook on Google Play.
Country availability of auto-narrated audiobooks
Auto-narrated audiobooks are available to publishers based in these countries and regions:
  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Brazil
  • Canada
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • India
  • Ireland
  • Mexico
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • South Africa
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • United Kingdom
  • United States

However, you can sell auto-narrated audiobooks wherever you have rights to sell the book.

Get started with auto-narrated audiobooks

  1. Create an auto-narrated audiobook
  2. Use the editor
  3. Find text in the editor

Edit an auto-narrated audiobook

  1. Editorial tips
  2. Find and add back content
  3. Add or remove a section from auto-narration
  4. Edit the table of contents
  5. Edit the book’s metadata information

Make sound adjustments

  1. Narration and interpretation tips
  2. Check & adjust pronunciation
  3. Change the voice and speed of the default narrator
  4. Add voices for additional characters
  5. Adjust the speed of character speech
  6. Adjust the speed that a word or phrase is spoken in
  7. Add a pause

Finalize an auto-narrated audiobook

  1. Generate and review the content
  2. Fix errors
  3. Upload or update a cover image
  4. Distribute your auto-narrated audiobook

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