Foster Body Positivity with Audiobooks

Let audiobooks help you start important conversations with young ones about body positivity, self-acceptance, and self-love. The lessons found in these listens will teach children that their bodies (and everyone else’s) should be celebrated just as they are: from top to bottom, and every hair, scar, and jiggle in between. READ MORE

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Be Brave: Heroic Women Who Made History

March is Women’s History Month, the perfect time to learn about heroes who made strides to change the world. The women and girls featured in these audiobooks show all different sides of what it means to be brave: bravery is fighting for equal rights and justice on the front lines, but it’s also being vulnerable in your art. Bravery is sometimes just walking into school. READ MORE

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Family Bonding with Audiobooks: An Author and Librarian in Conversation

When the full cast audiobook edition of Liza Wiemer’s YA novel The Assignment was released, educators reached out to ask about using it in their classrooms. This led her to notice a wider trend: not only was she hearing about teachers incorporating audiobooks into lessons, but also parents who were listening to audiobooks along with their children. READ MORE

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Black History Month Listening Library
A World of Heroes: Celebrating Black History Month with Audiobooks for Kids

There are many wonderful ways to celebrate Black History Month, and listening to audiobooks featuring the stories of African American leaders, entrepreneurs, thinkers, and artists can be especially impactful for young listeners. Whether read by award-winning narrators or by the authors themselves, these outstanding audiobook memoirs and biographies about Black change-makers living lives of courage, talent, and creativity, bring the context of history to life and empower young listeners to become forces for change in the present moment. READ MORE

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