This is a listing of 16 sites that legally offer free romance audiobooks online.
There is also a listing here at Gizmo's Freeware of written materials in the Romance genre at
All of these sites listed have content that is legal for them to distribute and for you to read and/or download.. If you find that any site listed is offering content that can not be legally transferred, please let me know in the comments below.
This list is not comprehensive and if you know of any other sites please post in the comments below or at our forums.
Most entries at those sites that offer only online listening or viewing can be downloaded with VideoCacheView. Thanks to AJNorth for this tip.
A comprehensive alphabetical listing of free books for reading or listening can be found on these pages:
For a complete listing of the free ebook pages here at Gizmo's, see
Libraries are also an excellent source for reading and listening materials for this genre. To find out more information on your local library, the links here may help: Library Information
Free Romance Audiobooks
Ambling Books has a large collection of unabridged audio books of classic romance novels available for free download. Free registration is required. After registration, the full download is offered in one file in a format for their audio player or in many MP3 files.
AudioLiterate has 16 free classic audiobooks in its Romance category available for free listening online and free download in MP3 without registration.
AudioLiteratureOdyssey has Persuasion and Lancelot: Knight of the Cart available for download in very good quality MP3. Also, some poems and sonnets and short stories.
BooksShouldBeFree has a large collection of classic romance audio books for free download in MP3 and iTunes Podcast without registration.
FreeAudioBooks.co.uk has 24 classic romance novels for free listening online.
Free AudioBooks.EU has 2 free classic audiobooks in its Romance section. Available for free download as iTunes Podcast, M4b and MP3 (as well as EPUB, MOBI and read online).
FreeAudioBooks.WS has some interesting entries in their free MP3 audio book collection. This link is to their Romance genre listings of 9 free audiobooks.
Free Listens is a blog that finds free audiobooks around the web and gives a complete review as well as links. This link is to the Romance category. Download and listening options vary as these are links offsite.
LibriVox has a large number of Romance audio books for free download in excellent MP3 quality. there is also a large number of works in progress, so this site's listings is always growing.
Librophile has a large collection of free audiobooks in their romance genre available for free listening online or free download in MP3 without registration. The site does not allow direct linking to genres, so you have to select Romance from the Genre menu
Lit2Go has several books available for download in very good quality MP3. The downloads are separated into chapters. You need to enter "romance" as keyword at search.
PodioBooks has three unique Romance novels available for download in very good quality MP3. These were originally released as podcasts (and still are) but most are completed. This collection will not be found elsewhere.
TheDrabllecast is an audio fiction magazine that has short stories available for free listening online or for free download in MP3. This link is to their Romance genre listings.
The Drama Pod has around 1 free podcast tagged Romance. These are original stories and are available for free listeining online without registration.
The Dunsteef Audio Fiction Magazine produces free audio files of stories that are available for free listening online or free download in MP3 without registration.. This link is to their posts tagged Romance.
The Story Spieler has some short stories and novels in chapters in the Romance category available for free listening online and free download in MP3 without registration. All narrated by Roy Trumbull, a retired radio and TV broadcaster.
If you know of a site that may be added to the listings, please post in the comments for the page.
I hope you enjoy the free material available through these sites.
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