Craig A. Hart

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Craig A. Hart is the stay-at-home father of twin boys, an author, and audiobook narrator. He has served as editor-in-chief for The Rusty Nail literary magazine, manager for Sweatshoppe Media, and publisher for Northern Lake Publishing. He was also director for Northern Illinois Radio Information Service, a broadcast outreach that brought daily news and information to the visually impaired.

In 2015, Kindle Press published his novel BECOMING MOON. NPR affiliate Northern Public Radio featured BECOMING MOON in their Winter Book Series, and it won Best Novel of Summer 2015 from Pinnacle Awards. He is the author of the historical mystery NIGHT AT KEY WEST and co-author of the SpyCo Thriller Series (with S. J. Varengo).

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Ever since I began narrating audiobooks full-time, the industry has never failed to both humble and inspire me. It is a field populated by some of the most talented folks around and yet is one of the most misunderstood jobs ever. But this post isn’t for observers only; it is for narrators, and especially newer narrators who may be finding themselves adrift. Hopefully these 11 things will give them

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“Success in the arts is not measured in money or fame. It is about reaching that inner sanctum where the purest form of artistry takes place.”
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“It scored a direct hit on my eardrum and rattled around in side my head”
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“Bob and I talked occasionally about the Church and religion, and once both expressed our amazement that we had somehow been born into the one group of people who were living as true Christians should. After all, we could just as easily have been born into a family that watched TV or, heaven forbid, into a family of Baptists!”
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message 9: by Craig

Craig Hart Mary wrote: "Thanks for the fried add, Craig."

Thanks, Mary!


message 8: by Mary

Mary McCoy-Dressel Thanks for the fried add, Craig.


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Craig Hart Steven wrote: "Thank you for the add on here!!"

Thank you, Steven!


Steven Buechler Thank you for the add on here!!


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Craig Hart Rick wrote: "Thank you for your friendship, Craig.

(Priscilla, the feline mistress of my home, sends a contented purr to Gracie)"


Thank you, Priscilla, and the purr arrived in good condition. :)


message 4: by Craig

Craig Hart Dean wrote: "Thanks for the add, Craig! Look forward to seeing your work."

Thank you, Dean!


message 3: by Dean

Dean Blake Thanks for the add, Craig! Look forward to seeing your work.


message 2: by Rick

Rick Barnett Thank you for your friendship, Craig.

(Priscilla, the feline mistress of my home, sends a contented purr to Gracie)


message 1: by Sara

Sara Lowe Craig, thanks for the friendship!


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