Audiobooks for Family Roadtrips

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We know those long hours in the car on roadtrips don't always fly by as fast as we want them to. Check out some of these audiobooks to make the time go faster!


Charles R. Smith, Dion Graham, William Jackson Harper, Zainab Jah, January LaVoy
Description: "An extraordinary cast of narrators presents, day-by-day, descriptions of men, women and events that have been vital in African-American history." --Container.
Call Number: J 973.0496 Smi
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 31, 2018
Jack Prelutsky
Description: A collection of humorous poems from three of Jack Prelutsky's books: Behold the bold umprellaphant, Scranimals, and What a day it was at school.
Call Number: J 811.54 Pre
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 31, 2018
Sally M Walker, Paul Michael
Description: Recounts the story from World War I in which two towns were leveled and almost two thousand people killed following the collision of two warships in Halifax Harbour and a blizzard that dumped over a foot of snow in the area.
Call Number: J 971.6 Wal
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 31, 2018
Jeff Kinney, Ramon de Ocampo, Claudia Howard, Recorded Books
Description: Greg records his sixth grade experiences in a middle school where he and his best friend, Rowley, undersized weaklings amid boys who need to shave twice daily, hope just to survive, but when Rowley grows more popular, Greg must take drastic measures to save their friendship.
Call Number: J FIC Kin
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 26, 2018
Gregory Maguire, Michael Page
Description: Elena lives in the poor Russian countryside. Her father is dead and her brothers have been forced into the Tsar's army. Her mother is dying, and there is no food. But then a train arrives carrying untold wealth, a cornucopia of food, and a noble family; a family that includes Ekaterina, a girl of Elena's age. When the two girls meet, an adventure is set in motion that includes mistaken identity, a monk locked in a tower, a prince traveling incognito, and Baba Yaga, the witch of Russian folklore.
Call Number: YA FIC Mag
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 26, 2018
Megan McDonald, Amy Rubinate
Description: Discovering Grandma Lou's mysterious "bucket list" of things that she wants to do in her lifetime, Judy Moody is inspired to create a list of her own goals, from learning to do a cartwheel to visiting Antarctica.
Call Number: J FIC McD
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 26, 2018
Julie Andrews, Emma Walton Hamilton
Description: Offers poems, lullabies, and songs from various writers and artists, including William Wordsworth and Jack Pretlusky.
Call Number: J 808.81 Jul
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 31, 2018
Chris Grabenstein, Jesse Bernstein
Description: "Mr. Lemoncello has invited teams from all across America to compete in the first ever Library Olympics ... but someone is trying to censor what the kids are reading"-- Provided by publisher.
Call Number: J FIC Gra
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 26, 2018
Beverly Cleary, Stockard Channing
Description: Six-year-old Ramona tries to cope with an unsympathetic first-grade teacher.
Call Number: J FIC Cle
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 26, 2018
Brian Jacques
Description: The hero of this enthralling tale is Matthias, a young mouse who must rise above his fears and failures to save his friends at Redwall Abbey.
Call Number: J FIC Jac
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 26, 2018
Michael Kogge, Jonathan Davis (Narrator)
Description: Many years have passed since the Jedi Knight Luke Skywalker and the Rebel Alliance were victorious over the evil Empire, and the galaxy has been at peace. But now a darkness is rising. The brave men and women of the Resistance must stand against Kylo Ren and the villainous First Order.
Call Number: J FIC Kog
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 26, 2018
Lemony Snicket, Tim Curry
Description: After the sudden death of their parents, the three Baudelaire children must depend on each other and their wits when it turns out that the distant relative who is appointed their guardian is determined to use any means necessary to get their fortune.
Call Number: J FIC Sni
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 26, 2018
Padraic Colum, Simon Vance
Description: A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey.
Call Number: J 883 Col
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 31, 2018
Mary Losure, Nicola Barber
Description: Frances was nine when she first saw the fairies. Nobody but Frances saw them, so her cousin Elsie painted paper fairies and took photographs of them 'dancing' around Frances to make the grown-ups stop teasing. The girls promised they would never tell that the photos weren't real. But how were they supposed to know that their photographs would fall into the hands of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle? And who would have dreamed that the man believed ardently in fairies, and wanted very much to see one?
Call Number: J 398.4 Los
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 31, 2018
Neil Gaiman, Béla Fleck
Description: After the grisly murder of his entire family, a toddler wanders into a graveyard where the ghosts and other supernatural residents agree to raise him as one of their own.
Call Number: J FIC Gai
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 26, 2018
Julia Donaldson, Imelda Staunton
Description: A clever mouse uses the threat of a terrifying creature to keep from being eaten by a fox, an owl, and a snake--only to have to outwit that creature as well.
Call Number: E Don
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 26, 2018
J. R. R. Tolkien, Rob Inglis
Description: Bilbo Baggins, a respectable, well-to-do hobbit, lives comfortably in his hobbit-hole until the day the wandering wizard Gandalf chooses him to take part in an adventure from which he may never return.
Call Number: FIC Tol
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 26, 2018
Daniel Manus Pinkwater
Description: Arthur goes to pick up the turkey for Thanksgiving dinner but comes back with a 260-pound chicken.
Call Number: J FIC Pin
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 31, 2018
A. A. Milne, Finty Williams, Geoffrey Palmer, Michael Williams, Stephen Fry
Description: Originally written in 1928, A.A. Milne introduces Tigger, Pooh, Christopher Robin, and the rest of gang as they embark on exciting adventures in Hundred Acre Wood.
Call Number: J FIC Mil
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 26, 2018
Rick Riordan, Kevin R Free, Katherine Kellgren
Description: Since their mother's death, Carter and Sadie have become near strangers. While Sadie has lived in London, her brother has traveled with their father, Egyptologist Dr. Julius Kane. One night, Dr. Kane brings the siblings together for a research experiment at the museum to set things right for his family. Instead, he unleashes the Egyptian god Set, who banishes him to oblivion and forces the children to flee for their lives. To stop the evil deity, the siblings embark on a dangerous journey.
Call Number: J FIC Rio
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 26, 2018
Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, Abigail Revasch, Tara Sands
Description: After Doreen uses her extraordinary powers to stop a group of troublemakers, she becomes a full-fledged superhero called Squirrel Girl.
Call Number: J FIC Hal
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 26, 2018
Russell Freedman, Sharon Washington
Description: In the mid-1930's, Marian Anderson was a famed vocalist who had been applauded by European royalty and welcomed at the White House. But, because of her race, she was denied the right to sing at Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C. This is the story of her resulting involvement in the civil rights movement of the time.
Call Number: JB And
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Jul 31, 2018
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28 Days: Moments In Black History That Changed The World [Audiobook]
Charles R. Smith, Dion Graham, William Jackson Harper, Zainab Jah, January LaVoy
J 973.0496 Smi
The Bad Beginning [Audiobook]
Lemony Snicket, Tim Curry
J FIC Sni
Behold The Bold Umbrellaphant: And Other Poems [Audiobook]
Jack Prelutsky
J 811.54 Pre
The Children's Homer [Audiobook]
Padraic Colum, Simon Vance
J 883 Col
Blizzard Of Glass: The Halifax Explosion Of 1917 [Audiobook]
Sally M Walker, Paul Michael
J 971.6 Wal
The Fairy Ring, Or Elsie And Frances Fool The World [Audiobook]
Mary Losure, Nicola Barber
J 398.4 Los
Diary Of A Wimpy Kid [Audiobook]
Jeff Kinney, Ramon de Ocampo, Claudia Howard, Recorded Books
J FIC Kin
The Graveyard Book [Audiobook]
Neil Gaiman, Béla Fleck
J FIC Gai
Egg & Spoon [Audiobook]
Gregory Maguire, Michael Page
YA FIC Mag
The Gruffalo [Audiobook]
Julia Donaldson, Imelda Staunton
E Don
Judy Moody And The Bucket List [Audiobook]
Megan McDonald, Amy Rubinate
J FIC McD
The Hobbit [Audiobook]
J. R. R. Tolkien, Rob Inglis
FIC Tol
Julie Andrews' Collection Of Poems, Songs, And Lullabies [Audiobook]
Julie Andrews, Emma Walton Hamilton
J 808.81 Jul
The Hoboken Chicken Emergency [Audiobook]
Daniel Manus Pinkwater
J FIC Pin
Mr. Lemoncello's Library Olympics [Audiobook]
Chris Grabenstein, Jesse Bernstein
J FIC Gra
The House At Pooh Corner [Audiobook]
A. A. Milne, Finty Williams, Geoffrey Palmer, Michael Williams, Stephen Fry
J FIC Mil
Ramona The Brave [Audiobook]
Beverly Cleary, Stockard Channing
J FIC Cle
The Red Pyramid [Audiobook]
Rick Riordan, Kevin R Free, Katherine Kellgren
J FIC Rio
Redwall [Audiobook]
Brian Jacques
J FIC Jac
The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl: Squirrel Meets World [Audiobook]
Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, Abigail Revasch, Tara Sands
J FIC Hal
Star Wars: The Force Awakens: A Junior Novel [Audiobook]
Michael Kogge, Jonathan Davis (Narrator)
J FIC Kog
The Voice That Challenged A Nation [Audiobook]
Russell Freedman, Sharon Washington
JB And