“Sign up through Draft2Digital and Findaway Voices will waive your set-up fee.
This is a big bonus for smaller publications and authors who may not have the budget for human narration.
The downside is that voice actors and narrators may soon be out of a job. And also, Apple and other tech companies may gain more leverage over the blossoming industry where commissions are the key to success.
Other giants like Google and Amazon are expected to begin doing the same thing. So, you can expect AI-narrated audiobooks to be coming to your favorite platforms.