Audiobooks for Kids | frikilife.comI got hooked with a free trial of Audible. If you have a question about whether or not a book is appropriate for your kid, leave a question in comments. This great community of readers will help you out. Thank you! Great list! Our family took a road trip this last weekend 20 hours of driving total and listened to Peter Pan by J. Barrie off and on during the drive and absolutely loved it!
Audible for your kids
Emboldened from a putterbike race victory against his arch-nemesis, young sunling Gustafer Yellowgold heads to Earth to cure his ultra-rare case of Ice-Cream-Cone-Heart. From my career working with kidlit to my 33 years spent living in Minnesota to my undying love of quirky alternative rock, I had more than a little bit of an inkling that this story about a Sunling would resonate with me. Sure enough, I loved it. The coming-of-age themes serve as a narrative undercurrent for a lively, playful, imaginative tale, making it one of those rare "all ages" listens that works equally well for hip parents and their kids. When Kristy Thomas has the great idea to form a baby-sitters club - a chance to earn money and spend time with her friends, all while doing something they each love to do - she has no idea how much the club will change everything.
Audiobooks can be a great learning tool for preschoolers. Some parents may wonder, however, why they should use audiobooks when they can just as easily read to their children. While not a replacement for reading a book aloud, audiobooks provide many benefits of their own, helping kids to expand their imagination and strengthen their listening, pronunciation, and comprehension skills. There are a lot of places you can find audiobooks for kids, including the library, bookstore, and online. Below are a few great stories to start your journey. This is a great example of how an audiobook can turn a printed book into something altogether different.