Best audio books for 10 year olds
What are the best audio books for long car journeys? | Children's books | The GuardianIf you are not familiar with Librivox, it is an online catalog of public domain audio books, recorded by volunteers, and completely FREE! It is a gold-mine for home educators who want their kids to fall in love with the classics. My son has listened to countless hours of audio books from Librivox in the past few years. He gets favorites and listens to them over and over and over again, some as many as a dozen times or more. When I asked him what he liked about homeschooling, he quoted from Understood Betsy, "Why should you read books that are too easy for you just because you don't know your multiplication tables?
The Magic faraway Tree AudioBook by Enid Blyton
Great Audiobooks for Kids
How do you sort through them all? Lockhart especially excels at the loving but tough coach. Vividly set in the summer of , One Crazy Summer is about the three Gaither sisters as they go to visit the mom who abandoned them and become unwittingly involved in the Black Panther movement. Nothing could go wrong, right? The well-loved story of Nobody Owens, aks Bod, who lives in a graveyard and is being raised by ghosts, got the royal audiobook treatment in , including a full cast, atmospheric music, sound effects, and a special behind-the-scenes scoop read by Gaiman.
Audio books can be just as engaging a way into a love of books as bedtime reading. From Paddington to Pooh, here are some of our favourites. You can find our Community Guidelines in full here. Want to discuss real-world problems, be involved in the most engaging discussions and hear from the journalists? Start your Independent Premium subscription today.