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How can you help promote a daily reading practice for your children, anywhere, anytime? With audiobooks! Whether traveling with the family, driving to after-school activities, or waiting for an appointment, audiobooks offer ease and portability along with the same benefits of print stories.
Audiobook options available depending on the device you want to use:
- Audiobook CD – requires CD player
- Preloaded Audiobook (also called Playaways) – no device necessary. Battery included, requiring only earphones or earbuds
- e-Audiobook – play in web browser on iOS or Android device. No downloading necessary
- Downloadable Audiobook – download MP3 file to iOS or Android device using OverDrive
It can be challenging to make Audiobook selections appropriate for the whole family. Here are a few suggestions based on best narration and production:
See the Kids’ Audiobooks with Wide Appeal list to discover more titles!