Celebrity-read Picture Books on Audio for Fall
A-List Voices Make for A-Plus Audiobooks

Storytime goes all-star when you listen to picture books on audio read by celebrity narrators like Viola Davis, Reese Witherspoon, Seth Meyers, and Kirby Howell-Baptiste. Find out more and listen to audio clips below!

Author: Viola Davis
Read By: Viola Davis

Celebrate 50 years of America’s favorite teddy bear with this audiobook written and read by Academy Award-winner Viola Davis. A beautiful tale with a classic feel, Corduroy Takes a Bow is sure to spark an interest in theater in children of any age.

Grammy Award–winning artist Kelly Rowland and educator Jessica McKay have crafted a lyrical celebration of working moms everywhere and a soothing story for their children. Read by Kelly Rowland, Always with You, Always with Me is for any child who needs a little reassurance.

Written and read by Academy Award–winning actress, founder, and bestselling author, Reese Witherspoon, Busy Betty is a story about a creative, curious, and exuberant young girl who has big plans and an even bigger heart.

Award-winning actress Elizabeth Olsen and esteemed musician Robbie Arnett have created a fresh approach to wellness in Hattie Harmony: Worry Detective, a new series that shows children ways to manage anxiety.

In beautiful, lyrical text actress Kirby Howell-Baptiste (The Sandman) tells the story of one Black girl and her limitless potential as she pursues her dream of robotics. Little Black Girl, Oh, the Things You Can Do! is an inspiring audiobook celebrates all little Black girls, the power of community, and the joy and hope of being a child.

Author: Seth Meyers
Read By: Seth Meyers

From the incomparable host of “Late Night with Seth Meyers” comes I’m Not Scared, You’re Scared, a hilarious new picture book about adventure, bravery, and daring rescue. Read by Seth Meyers, of course!

This Book Is Not a Present is a love letter to kids who don’t necessarily love books. Packed with clever, fourth-wall-breaking gags from Max Greenfield (New Girl), this ideal listen is sure to have even the most reluctant bibliophiles laughing all the way to the end.

From Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, Just Help! shows kids how we can all help make the world a better place each and every day. Also available in spanish as ¡Solo Ayuda!

From Grammy-winning pop star Ciara and Super Bowl champion quarterback Russell Wilson comes Why Not You? a picture book on audio to inspire young readers to see the value in themselves, be brave, and go after their biggest dreams.

Looking for more opportunities to listen to audiobooks together? Browse our Picture Books on Audio collection.