The Ultimate Audio Library

infinite - effortless - endearing 

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“I have always imagined that Paradise would be a kind of library.”

Jorge Luis Borges

 

Building a

Million Story 

personal LIBRARY  

Shortwave will be among the largest privately owned Audio libraries in existence.

 Find what you like, keep it forever

CURATED & CUSTOMIZED

Pick up the reading lists of greats like Oprah Winfrey. Or, tell Shortwave what subject you would like to listen to and it will recommend content tailored to your preferences.

Your personal Shortwave library will grow to encompass your every curiosity or intellectual interest.

Listen wherever you are,

SEAMLESSLY.

Enjoy the largest possible variety of stories with the least possible effort.

Listen to anything, anytime, and for as long as you like.

BOOK LOVERS

A community of

Not Just Audio Books, Audio Everything. Browse the library. 

Anna Karenina
Anna Karenina

Anna Karenina

Don Quixote
Don Quixote

Don Quixote

The Center of the Earth
The Center of the Earth

The Center of the Earth

Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe

Macbeth
Macbeth

Macbeth

A Tale of Two Cities
A Tale of Two Cities

A Tale of Two Cities

Sherlock Holmes
Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes

Little Women
Little Women

Little Women

Jane Eyre
Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

William Shakespear
William Shakespear

William Shakespear

Frankenstein
Frankenstein

Frankenstein

Les Miserables
Les Miserables

Les Miserables

Ulysses
Ulysses

Ulysses

The Aeneid
The Aeneid

The Aeneid

The App

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Science Fiction brought to life

We're updating the traditional library for the 21st century. Our mission is to index all of human knowledge and put it at your fingertips..... or earbuds.

In Honor of Brewster Kahle 

and in memoriam of Aaron Swartz.

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