Roald Dahl Audiobooks Make Listening Together Easy

With school back in session, it’s important to engage in quality time as a family. Roald Dahl audiobooks are perfect for both children and adults alike. Distinctly dark yet with funny, tongue-twisting language, Roald Dahl’s stories are perennial favorites for a reason. September also happens to be the month when Roald Dahl was born, which is another good reason to start one of his books with the child in your life.

With a stellar group of British actors narrating each of Roald Dahl’s audiobooks, you may end up spending the entire year working through them all. Here are a few to get you started:

Boy
Author: Roald Dahl
Read By: Dan Stevens

Roald Dahl’s tales of his own childhood are completely fascinating and fiendishly funny. His boyhood antics will delight everyone!
Listen to an excerpt Boy

Fantastic Mr. Fox and Other Animal Stories

Stories about animals that can talk and act like humans are always popular with children—and these feature a fox, some tortoises, crocodiles, and giraffes.
Listen to an excerpt Fantastic Mr. Fox and Other Animal Stories

Matilda
Author: Roald Dahl
Read By: Kate Winslet

Matilda doesn’t have great parents and her headmistress, Miss Trunchbull, is a terror. She finds solace, however, with her teacher Miss Honeypot and with the books she escapes into. When Matilda discovers she has a remarkable power, things get wacky…
Listen to an excerpt Matilda

The Witches

A young boy listens to his Grandmamma’s tales about witches and how they cast all sorts of spells to get rid of children. But then, one day, he comes face-to-face with The Grand High Witch herself, and he must defeat her before it’s too late.
Listen to an excerpt The Witches

See what other Roald Dahl audiobooks you can listen to!