Let’s face it. While family outings are wonderfully diverting, long car rides sometimes aren’t. Audiobooks are a fantastic way to help make traveling fun and help you bond as a family. There’s a book to fit any mood or preference! Here are a few suggestions to bring variety and enjoyment to the journey.
This one will have the whole family in tears from laughing! Matthew Buckley captures the humor of seven young boys so perfectly that the characters feel like family.
J.K. Rowling’s series about a boy who finds out he’s a wizard captivates readers and listeners with mystery, action, humor, and feel-good lessons about friendship and bravery. This is a 7-part series — ample time for road-tripping as each book is several hours of listening entertainment!
If you’re looking for a family-focused story with compelling lessons and sweet family relationships then the Little House on the Prairie is a fabulous choice. This series narrates the stories of a young girl and her family’s experiences living out in the extremely rural, harsh, and beautiful prairies of the Midwest US.
This trilogy by Mull packs in twists and turns to keep you and your kids entertained for hours. The vivid descriptions, variety of characters, and epic scope make this a highly satisfying read. This 3-part story is thrilling and moving with an exciting plot, and is a great choice especially for middle school age and up.