Recent audiobook release “The In-Between Artist: The Story of Tony D’Orazi” from Audiobook Network author David F. D’Orazi provides a lived-in telling of the author’s father’s life as a successful and celebrated artist known as Uncle Tony O’Dare, “the first Cartoonist of the air.”
updated: Aug 17, 2020 03:00 EDT
August 17, 2020 (Newswire.com) –
David F. D’Orazi, the third child of the subject of this tale, has completed his new audiobook, “The In-Between Artist: The Story of Tony D’Orazi,” a captivating account that discusses the life and career of Tony D’Orazi, more commonly known by his stage name Tony O’Dare.
“This is a biography of my father, Tony D’Orazi, who had many successes and struggles as an influential twentieth artist, during his life,” writes author David F. D’Orazi.
D’Orazi’s new audiobook is published by Audiobook Network, and it is a fascinating book that takes the reader on a journey through the life and career of Tony D’Orazi. Tony’s story begins in his youth in Missoula, Missouri, as he is a child prodigy. This early success leads Tony to New York City and Chicago, as he becomes an award-winning artist. Tony’s success leads him to a job with Walt Disney, becoming the radio and television personality known as Uncle Tony O’Dare, “the first Cartoonist of the air.”
Tony’s personal struggles attempt to derail his career aspirations and artistic endeavors, but Tony’s art always finds a way to persevere. David F. D’Orazi’s book is an intimate portrait of an inspiring entertaining, who eventually becomes a successful salesperson and character actor later in life, still in the pursuit for his need to create. Despite all the hurdles he had to overcome, Tony always remained an artist in between.
Listeners can purchase the audiobook edition of “The In-Between Artist: The Story of Tony D’Orazi” by David F. D’Orazi through Audible, the Apple iTunes store, or Amazon.
Audiobooks are the fastest-growing segment in the digital publishing industry. According to The Infinite Dial 2019, 50% of Americans age 12 and older have listened to an audiobook. This huge growth can be partly attributed to increased listening in cars, which surpassed the home as the #1 audiobook listening location in the 2019 survey. Smart speaker proliferation also bodes well for future listening growth and more mainstream listening.
Audiobook Network, Inc. (ABN) is a full-service audiobook publishing company that transforms authors’ books or eBooks to life through audio narration. ABN handles, narration, production, audio editing, digital formatting, distribution, promotion, and royalty collections all under one roof. For additional information or media inquiries, contact Audiobook Network at 866-296-7774.
Source: Audiobook Network