You can buy a membership package from time to time or buy individual audiobooks on Shop VnExpress to listen to many famous works instead of reading on paper or screen.
Listening to audio books – books whose content is converted to audio through human voices – is becoming a new reading trend of the technology age. Thanks to the convenience, being able to listen to books while doing other things such as doing sports, moving… and without harming the eyes, audio books are increasingly being chosen by more and more people. Understanding the needs of readers to listen to books, many applications for listening to podcasts and copyrighted audio books have been born, including Voiz FM.
When buying a 12-month membership package of the Voiz FM-licensed audiobook application, buyers can listen and download unlimited audio books for 12 months, and get 7 more days (equivalent to VND 1,900 per day). Voiz FM’s bookstore has more than 2,000 books, updated daily, with rich content on spirituality, literature, history, skills, investment, economics, leadership, entrepreneurship, family, entertainment, children…. There are also book summaries to save time listening and recalling the books you have read. Members can also listen to podcasts: including news, culture, foreign language learning, Dharma talks, entertainment, meditation – retreat, good night sleep. In the last 3 days of September, 12-month membership package is being discounted 15% to 594,000 VND, 3-month membership package is 10% discount to 179,000 VND.
In addition, if you want to own the book forever when the membership package has expired, you can buy each book individually. Here are some typical audio books that many people choose to buy on Shop VnExpress.
“Footprints in the Sand” is a historical novel adapted by Professor John Vu (Nguyen Phong). This is a must-read novel for those who are passionate about understanding culture, spirituality, and the meaning of life. The work tells about the Egyptian society of the XIV century BC, through the words of the main character – Sinuhe. This is a character who has brought Egyptian civilization to Greece when this country was still in a less developed state compared to Egypt at that time.
Nguyen Phong was born in 1950 in Hanoi. He left Vietnam to study in the US in 1968. Along with his role as a scientist, Nguyen Phong is also a famous translator of a series of books on Eastern culture and spirituality. He is also the author of “Forever Life”. The audiobook “Footprints in the Sand” is being discounted 10% for 110,000 VND.
Joy of Kindness is a book written by Douglas Abrams that conveys the content of conversations between two world spiritual leaders: the 14th Dalai Lama (Tenzin Gyatso) and the Archbishop South Africa Desmond Tutu. Two great people with a life of more than 80 years who have experienced extraordinary turbulence have been a peaceful fulcrum for billions of people around the world over the past few decades. During the one week meeting, their conversations took place around the theme of “The purpose of life” – the goal of leaving suffering and achieving happiness. Their wish in this book is not only to impart wisdom, but also compassion. They say that suffering is inevitable, but how we react to it is our own choice. Not even oppression or persecution can take away this freedom to choose this response. The book “Happiness from the heart” is being discounted 10% at 131,000 VND.
Man’s Search for Meaning is a book about survival by Viktor Emil Frankl (1905 – 1997), Austrian neurologist and psychiatrist. The book chronicles his experiences as a prisoner in Nazi concentration camps and extermination camps. This experience led him to discover the importance of finding meaning in all life forms, even the most brutal ones, and as a reason to keep living.
The book shows that each person’s greatest task is to find meaning in his or her life. Frankl saw three fundamental sources of meaning in human life: Achievement at work; Care for loved ones; Courage in the face of life’s tough times. Suffering in and of itself has no meaning, it is our response that gives it meaning. It is also Viktor Emil Frankl’s best-selling book. The book “Finding a reason to live” is being discounted 10% to 52,000 VND.
“7 Habits for Highly Effective People”, a book published more than 25 years ago, is known as the best-selling management book of all time. with more than 30 million copies sold worldwide and translated into 40 languages. Author Stephen Covey (1932 – 2012) has almost spent his life studying human efficiency, answering three big questions: Why do people become less efficient? What makes people highly effective? and What creates sustainable performance? The book is the conclusion of his lifelong research career on those three questions, which is considered the bedside book of the successful people in the world. Stephen Covey is an American educator, writer, entrepreneur, and speaker. He was on Time magazine’s list of the 25 most influential Americans in 1996. He always emphasizes honesty, integrity, trust, kindness, dedication and respect as the core values that make successful people. The book “7 effective habits” is being discounted 10% to 135,000 VND.
“I want to be a leader” is a book by author Pham Duy Hieu, who was once known as the youngest CEO in a Vietnamese bank at the age of 34. He has held many senior management and leadership positions at banks and financial institutions. The book brings readers to situations that leaders face and shares how the author has responded. The book collects 50 of the best, most practical questions that many people have asked the author, and then answered by him. Some questions come from entrepreneurs, some from people working for large organizations, from students in classes coached by the author, from the author’s staff. Many responses were then shared widely and received a positive response in the community. The book “I want to be a leader” is being discounted 10% to 89,000 VND.
In addition to the above books, there are many other famous audio books at Shop VnExpress such as “Journey to the East”, “Digital Transformation”, “Let go of worries and enjoy life”… When buying audiobooks at Shop VnExpress, the buyer will be given a code to listen to the book. More detail here.