Visitors to will be able to download audio content for free and buy related book titles, under a new agreement between the audio Web site and online book retailer The deal will provide enhanced Web traffic and e-commerce opportunities for both sites. will join with B& to launch a co-branded Web store in the early spring that will allow Web consumers to buy anything on the B&N inventory database. provides all kinds of free audio content, including audiobooks, comedy, music and news reports, supported by advertising.

Audiohighway will receive a percentage of the gross revenues of B&N product sold through the site. B& will handle all fullfillment and shipping.

Nathan Schulhof, CEO of, said the deal "will provide a terrific venue for our content providers to showcase their products."