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Children’s Classic Literature Audiobooks

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Did you ever read a children’s classic literature book? Children’s classic literature novels are stories made for juveniles that are about topics that matter. The character is believable and engaging to follow throughout the adventure. These stories have stood the test of time and have been around for years. Young children enjoy classics that are colorful, rhyme, repeat, and talk about everyday subjects.

The following available list of audiobooks from Hoopla that will keep children of all ages listening for hours.

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Winnie-the-Pooh by A. A. Milne

Swiss Family Robinson by Johann David Wyss

Peter Pan by J. M. Barrie

The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

Anne of Green Gables by L. M. Montgomery

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne

Where The Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak

Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll

Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson

The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams

The Story of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting

Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm by Kate Douglas Wiggen

Mary Poppins And The House Next Door by P. L. Travers

Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens

The Tiny Seed by Eric Carle

Mike Mulligan & His Steam Shovel by Virginia Lee Burton

The Complete Wizard of Oz Collection by L. Frank Baum

Greek Myths by Diane Namm

Sounder by William H. Armstrong

Aesop’s Fables by Aesop

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

Arabian Nights by Martin Woodside

Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle


Additional Resources about Children’s Classical Literature:

Test Your Knowledge by Taking a Quiz: Quiz on NOW from PBS.org

Explore Literacy through Elementary Titles Videos: Anne of Green Gables from The Great American Read on PBS Learning Media

Explore Literacy through Elementary Title Videos: Charlotte’s Web from The Great American Read on PBS Learning Media

Explore Literacy through Elementary Title Videos: The Giver from the Great American Read on PBS Learning Media

Explore Literacy through Elementary Title Videos: Harry Potter from the Great American Read  on PBS Learning Media

Explore Literacy through Elementary Title Videos: The Little Prince from the Great American Read on PBS Learning Media

Explore Literacy through Middle School Title Videos: Alice’s Adventure in Wonderland from the Great American Read  on PBS Learning Media

Explore Literacy through Middle School Title Videos: Call of the Wild from The Great American Read on PBS Learning Media

Explore Literacy through Middle School Title Videos: The Chronicles of Narnia from The Great American Read on PBS Learning Media

Explore Literacy through Middle School Title Videos: Ghost from The Great American Read on PBS Learning Media

Explore Literacy through Middle School Title Videos: Little Women from The Great American Read on PBS Learning Media

Explore Literacy through Middle School Title Videos: Looking for Alaska from The Great American Read on PBS Learning Media

Explore Literacy through Middle School Title Videos: The Outsiders from The Great American Read on PBS Leaning Media

Explore Literacy through Middle School Title Videos: To Kill a Mockingbird from The Great American Read on PBS Learning Media


Hello! My name is Ms. Tracy and I am a librarian assistant in the Austintown and Michael Kusalaba Library. I am a new librarian assistant and I enjoy reading nonfiction books about travel and animals. My favorite part about being a librarian is helping all of the wonderful people that I get to meet everyday.