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A Wrinkle in Time
Madeleine L’Engle’s A Wrinkle in Time is an absolute fantasy classic, and soon to be motion picture. In A Wrinkle in Time we follow Meg Murray and her little brother Charles Wallace whose father suddenly disappeared when he was experimenting with time traveling.
One day, when Meg, Charles, and their mother are having a midnight snack, an unearthly stranger knocks on the door — he claims to have been blown off course and tells them about a ‘tesseract’, which is a wrinkle in time. Will Meg, Charles and their friend Calvin outsmart the evil forces and finally find out what happened to their father?
Captain Underpants #1: The Adventures of Captain Underpants
Captain Underpants #1: The Adventures of Captain Underpants is the first book in Dav Pilkey’s bestselling series. Here we follow the fourth graders George Beard and Harold Hutchins through their creative adventures.
Both George and Harold are seen as the class clowns, and they love a good practical joke almost as much as they love creating their own comic books — Captain Underpants! The Captain Underpants series is sure to provide hours of fun, just like Dav Pilkey’s other hilarious books.
Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White is a classic and an absolute must-read, just like his other books such as Stuart Little and The Trumpet of the Swan. In this audiobook we follow Charlotte the spider and her feelings for Wilbur the little pig and a girl named Fern who adopts him.
Wilbur is the runt of the litter, but Fern convince her father to let her keep the pig as a pet, until one day when Wilbur gets too big to be a house pet and has to move to the Zuckerman farm; however, here he meets his new best friend; the spider named Charlotte. But what happens when Wilbur is supposed to be turned into bacon, and Charlotte thinks of a plan to save him, by writing words like “Some pig. Humble. Radiant” in the middle of her spider web?
The Adventures of the Wishing-Chair
This classic children’s story by Enid Blyton will take you on a magical journey and stimulate your imagination. We follow Mollie and Peter in their search for a birthday present for their mother, when they suddenly discover the most amazing object: a whishing-chair.
Mollie and Peter had never dreamed of finding a chair that could fly and grant wishes, let alone take them on some fantastic adventures — together they go to the castle where there lives a dangerous giant, go to the Land of Dreams, and find a disappearing island.
Peppa Pig: Bedtime Stories
Never have there been a more perfect audiobook for bedtime stories: The 1 hours and 7 minutes long audiobook Peppa Pig: Bedtime Stories is a must-listen before bed. The ten stories are based on the hit TV show, Peppa Pig.
The stories include Bedtime Story, Night Animals, Naughty Tortoise, and many more. This audiobook doesn’t only have a dialogue, but also different song and sound effects from the show — it is guaranteed to be a hit among kids from the age 5 and below.
Wind in the Willows
This might be an oldie, but it is definitely a goodie: The Wind in the Willows is in itself one of the most popular children’s books ever written, and the characters Rat, Toad, Mole, and Badger are emotional and vibrant animals with their own flaws and virtues.
This magical fantasy, set on the riverbank and all the way to the heights of Toad Hall, will take your children on a magical journey, which will stimulate their imagination and take them on a trip they will never forget.
My Side of the Mountain
Published as an audiobook in 2017, My Side of the Mountain is a story about the boy Sam Gribley who is so unhappy living in New York with his family, that he decides to run away to the Catskill Mountain to live in the woods.
Alone in the woods, with only a penknife, a ball of cord, forty dollars, and some flint and steel, he learns about courage and independence, as well as the need for companionship. This audiobook won’t just be educational, but will also be a favourite to be heard over and over.
Horrid Henry Robs the Bank
Horrid Henry Robs the Bank is a hilarious and extremely entertaining book, and contains four different stories about Henry’s mischievous ways. This audiobook is sure to capture any child’s imagination in a friendly and easy manner.
This book contains four different stories; one where Henry helps himself to all the money he needs and decides to cheat at a board game; one where he comes up with yet another scheme to launch a newspaper filled with the schools gossip; one where he wants vengeance on Perfect Peter; and one where Henry plays Head Teacher with his friends.
The Enchanted Wood: The Magic Faraway Tree
Another beloved novel by Enid Byton, The Enchanted Wood: The Magic Faraway Tree series is about Joe, Beth, and Franny who moves to a new house where they discover the Enchanted Wood just outside of their home.
Not long after, they find the Faraway Tree, which will be the beginning on their many fantastic and magical adventures. Every child will fly away on their imagination, as Joe, Beth, and Franny meet new friends like Silky the fairy, Saucepan Man, and Moonface, and discover the new lands on the top of the Faraway Tree.
The Hunger Games
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins is perfect for the young-adult, as it is set in a dysfunctional world, where the remaining of the US is divided into districts. Here we follow Katniss, the 16-year-old girl, who lives with her mother and sister in the poorest district.
As part of the Capitol’s rules, each district sends one boy and one girl to appear in the annual television event “The Hunger Games.” Here it is up to each tribute to survive in the terrain, know the rules, and engage the audience; however, one thing is absolute: only one will come out of the games alive. So when Katniss’ sister gets chosen in the lottery, Katniss has no choice but to volunteer to go in her place.