Audiobooks for Youth: A Practical Guide to Sound Literature by Mary Burkey

By Mary Burkey

Audiobooks are actually a staple in so much public and college libraries, and with solid cause, due to the fact that they've got a transparent function within the schooling of today’s “born electronic” new release. Burkey, who has been following their upward push in attractiveness for years, combines a desirable heritage of the medium and sensible counsel for utilizing them in a readable consultant acceptable to varsity and public librarians in addition to school room academics. Enriched with reflections and reviews from authors, audiobook narrators, manufacturers, reviewers, and librarians, this book

indicates how audiobooks not just profit suffering readers and produce households jointly but in addition healthy well inside newly authorised criteria for early literacy education
Demonstrates easy methods to use audiobooks as school room and library instruments for learning
Identifies the right way to find “must-have” audiobooks and gives suggestion for protecting a set

Including an outline of the most important audiobook awards and lists of extra assets, Burkey’s consultant may also help librarians and educators liberate the tutorial power of audiobooks for youth.

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