Top Road-Trip Audio Books for Families

There's lots of children's titles available! is bringing us back to reality with the reminder that there’s only one weekend left of summer – yikes! With September fast approaching, many families will take to the road this long weekend to enjoy a final fling with the sunny weather. Of course, if you have little ones, a road trip can be a daunting prospect, but that’s where audiobooks come in! Although many parents don’t realize it, there are plenty of children’s titles available as audiobooks and it can be a perfect way to keep your children distracted as you travel. In part one of their Road Trip series, recommends reads for children five and under.


Here are a few of suggestions to keep your youngsters entertained:


Kelsey Grammer’s narration of The Cat in the Hat and The Cat in the Hat Comes Back brings an old classic to life. Both parents and children will enjoy his delivery of Seuss’ rhyming cat with a penchant for disaster.


Mary Sheldon’s A Child’s Day Out is a collection of seven stories charmingly narrated by Betty White. The stories are adventurous and funny and will keep your pre-school and school age children enraptured. Betty White’s narration is fantastic: as she pulls you into the story, you’ll forget that you’re listening to an audio book and feel like she’s right there in the car with you.


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2 Responses to Top Road-Trip Audio Books for Families

  1. Ritzcracker1 says:

    We’ve been doing this for years. Check out your local library for free entertainment on long trips. Chances are they’ll have something for every age group.

  2. yap9madly says:

    I will have to try using We have checked out audiobooks from our library on long trips. Or we take turns reading a book out loud.

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