Fantasy/Horror Short Story Audiobook - Whispers From the North

Job #63272

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Job # 63272 Fantasy/Horror Short Story Audiobook - Whispers From the North

Posted Date
Sep 14, 2012 @ 22:52
Respond By
Sep 22, 2012
Word Count
9700
Budget
$1000 - $2500
Language
English (North American)
Gender
Both
Age Range
Middle Aged
Category
Audiobooks

Job Description

ABOUT ME: My name is Matthew Acheson and I am a member of the Horror Writers Association, with dozens of short story publishing credits to date. I love stories that make my heart race, chill my blood and coax the hairs on the back of my neck to stand at attention. I prefer strange plots with hairpin turns and protagonists whose trials leave them broken, damned, deranged. These stories remind us we are alive. My website is www.cryptichouse.com

PROJECT SCOPE: I am commissioning a voice actor to read my short story, WHISPERS FROM THE NORTH, which is a medieval Fantasy/Horror tale set in my fictional realm, the Nordurlandes. This audiobook will be made available free on my Nordurlandes website, www.nordurlandes.com. Based on previous free audiobook releases, I estimate that several thousand of my readers will download it in the first month of its release. If the project goes well, then there is an opportunity to record other stories in coming weeks.
AUDITIONS: Everyone auditioning for the project should read the first page (300 words) of the script and submit that as a sample.

AUDIENCE: Readers of epic fantasy and horror.

AUDIO FILE FORMAT
File Type: MP3
Bit Rate: 128 kbps
Sample Rate: 44.1 kHz
Stereo Mode/Channel: Joint Stereo

PROJECT DEADLINE: I want to complete this project by Monday October 1st.

ARTISTIC DIRECTION: This story should be read in character - any tone or approach is welcomed.


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