RBmedia Announces Exclusive Audiobook Partnership with Entangled Publishing
August 31, 2021
Through this agreement, the company will expand its industry-leading romance audiobook catalog with Entangled titles
Landover, MD, August 31, 2021—RBmedia, the largest audiobook producer in the world, today announced an exclusive partnership with romance publisher Entangled Publishing, recently named one of Publisher Weekly’s 2021 fast-growing independent publishers. Through this agreement, the company will add audio editions of the Entangled titles to its sizable romance catalog over the next three years—including “Charm” by Tracy Wolff, “Stealing Infinity” by New York Times bestselling author Alyson Noël, and “The Queen Is Dead,” the first in a new trilogy from Abigail Owen.
Entangled Publishing is a women-owned publisher of romantic fiction, specializing in both the adult and young adult markets. Entangled publishes across more than a dozen imprints, including Amara, Sideways, Entangled Teen, and Embrace.
Liz Pelletier, Chief Executive Officer and Publisher for Entangled, said, “We are thrilled to be working more closely with RBmedia. Teaming up with the industry leader in the audio space will allow both companies to offer more integrated and expansive marketing for our authors.”
Since its inception in July 2011, Entangled has published more than 2,600 titles. These include the New York Times bestselling Crave series by Tracy Wolff, which has also been optioned for film by Universal, as well as some of the most renowned authors in adult romance like Avery Flynn, Stacy Reid, Eva Devon, Stefanie London, Helen Hardt, Lisa Renee Jones, Amalie Howard, Alyssa Day, Alyson Noël, Heather McCollum, Pintip Dunn, Molly E. Lee, Tawna Fenske, and Naima Simone.
“In its first five years, Entangled Publishing went from a start-up to the powerhouse romance publisher they are today,” said Troy Juliar, Chief Content Officer for RBmedia. “Liz and her team are savvy marketers who continue to break the traditional publishing mold. We are thrilled to start our partnership and bring Entangled titles to audio and a whole new audience.”
RBmedia is a leader in romance audiobook publishing serving the adult and young adult markets. Its award-winning list of romance titles includes Julia Quinn’s “Bridgerton”; Robyn Carr’s “Virgin River”; Jenny Han’s “To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before”; and Sarah J. Maas’ “A Court of Thorns and Roses.”
Entangled audiobooks released by RBmedia will be produced and distributed under both its flagship publishing brand Recorded Books and its Tantor imprint. Titles will be available for download on Audible, iTunes, Google Play, Audiobooks.com, and wherever RBmedia digital audiobooks are sold.
RBmedia is the largest audiobook producer in the world. With more than 50,000 exclusive titles, our audiobooks continually dominate key literary awards and bestseller lists. The company’s powerful digital retail and library distribution network reaches millions of listeners around the globe—at home, in the car, and everywhere their mobile devices go. Our titles are available on leading audio platforms, including Audible, iTunes, Google Play, Audiobooks.com, OverDrive, Hoopla, and many more. RBmedia is owned by KKR, a leading global investment firm. Find out more at rbmediaglobal.com.
About Entangled Publishing
Entangled Publishing is a 100% women-owned independent publisher of romantic fiction in both the adult and young adult markets. Since its first release in July 2011, Entangled has published more than 2,600 titles, including the instant New York Times bestselling Crave series by Tracy Wolff, which has also been optioned for film by Universal, as well as some of the biggest names in adult romance like Avery Flynn, Stacy Reid, Eva Devon, Stefanie London, Helen Hardt, Lisa Renee Jones, Amalie Howard, Alyssa Day, Alyson Noel, Heather McCollum, Pintip Dunn, Molly Lee, Tawna Fenske, and Naima Simone.