Like packing sunscreen and bug spray, audiobooks are essential to a well-planned vacation. Whether you’re traveling by plane, bus or car, audiobooks are a way to kick back and relax. And now with eAudiobooks there’s no need to pack clunky DVDs. It’s all right there at your fingertips with your CHPL library card.
Audiobooks have come a long way since the early days of cassette-tape readings of books. Now authors are reading their own books, including celebrity biographies and tell-alls. There are books with multiple narrators or one really good voice actor. You can find short stories, longer epic stories, and books that are great for the whole family to listen to on a trip.
Get started downloading library eAudiobooks today by adding apps to your device.
Headed across the country or just have a long attention span? Checkout these reads requiring a bit of dedication.
These books will keep kids interested and entertain adults, too. Perfect for family bonding.
Listening to an author read their story adds a an extra layer of connectivity. Inflection can be key and only the author can truly know just what they were thinking and trying to convey. Here's a few blockbuster authors who narrated their own audiobooks.
What's better than one person entertaining you? Several people entertaining you!
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