Book Hunters in Brief #25: Family Listening
Going on a road trip this summer? Book Hunters suggests you bring along one of these outstanding audiobooks that the whole family will love.
Peter & the Starcatchers by Dave Barry & Ridley Pearson. Read by Jim Dale
Why? Find out how Peter Pan and Captain Hook came to be in this fun adventure brought to life by the voice of Jim Dale.
Bud, not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis. Read by James Avery
Why? Through Avery’s narration, Depression-era Michigan is brought to life.
The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread by Kate DiCamillo. Read by Graeme Malcolm
Why? A fun adventure that even the youngest members of the family will enjoy.
Terrier by Tamora Pierce. Read by Susan Denaker
Why? Set in Tortall, the setting for several of Pierce’s series, Terrier features strong characters as well as adventure.
Death Cloud by Andrew Lane. Read by Dan Weyman
Why? Features the adventures of a young Sherlock Holmes.
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