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10 delightful audiobooks for little ones

From rhythmic recordings to timeless tales, these delightful audiobooks will turn story time with little ones into a listen-aloud adventure

Beatrix Potter, The Complete Tales

Enter the magnificent and memorable world of Beatrix Potter in this extraordinary collection of her complete works. In perfect original and unabridged form, children will adore meeting a classic cast of characters including Peter Rabbit, Jeremy Fisher, Tom Kitten and Mrs Tiggy-Winkle. Narrated beautifully by Patricia Routledge, Timothy West, Michael Hordern, Janet Maw and others, these are stories to be cherished forever. 

 

 

The Little Elephant Who Wants to Fall Asleep

A relaxing and magical tale featuring Ellen, the kindest and bravest little elephant in the world. This is the perfect night-time listen for both parents and children after a hectic and busy day. Children will be soothed by Ellen’s tranquil twilight quest as she makes her way through the forest in search of sleep, and will enjoy meeting other calming characters. After a long day, it’s guaranteed to send little ones into a sweet and peaceful slumber. Ahhh. 

 

 

Ladybird Classic Nursery Rhymes Collection

This is a marvellous collection of timeless nursery rhymes, which are sure to please both parents and children. Over 100 favourites such as Humpty Dumpty, Jack and Jill, Polly put the Kettle On, Mary Had A Little Lamb and Baa Baa Black Sheep are clearly and beautifully sung. Children will love singing along and learning these classics and parents will enjoy reciting rhymes from their childhood together.

 

 

The Further Tales of Peter Rabbit

This is a truly special collection of three classic tales gorgeously read by the inimitable, Oscar-winning actress, Emma Thompson. Join Beatrix Potter’s delightful rabbit and charming friends, including his cousin Benjamin Bunny and his long-lost Scottish relative, Finlay McBurney, in heart-warming stories of carnivals, Christmas and Highland adventures. Parents will adore these charming countryside tales as much as the littlest fan of Peter and pals. 

 

 

Two Times Tables: Ladybird I'm Ready for Maths!

This is a fantastic and entertaining way in which to teach little scholars their essential times tables. Featuring a range of music styles, tables 2-12 are covered in line with current school curriculums. Children will love singing along to these catchy and modern rhyming songs; maths will be made memorable! 

 

 

Storytime With Peppa: Peppa Goes Camping

Fans of Peppa will treasure this collection of terrifically told adventures. This set contains 13 easy-to-follow stories, such as Peppa Meets the Queen, Peppa Goes Swimming and Peppa Goes Camping, and children will enjoy chuckling along. Perfect for bedtime, car journeys or playtime, tots will be continually entertained with this bumper collection of stories.

 

 

Ladybird Stories for 4 year olds

A charming collection of six easy-to-listen-to animal stories that are perfect for 4-year-olds. These are lively and amusing tales featuring a glorious cast of characters including Russell the Snake and Ernest the Elephant.

 

 

The Dinosaur That Pooped a Planet

This is a fantastic, funny favourite with children and they will love hearing what awesome adventures Danny and Dinosaur get up to. Hilariously told by popstar authors Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter, children will be entertained by this interstellar adventure involving a forgotten packed lunch and a whole lot of chomping. Non-stop cosmic calamities!

 

 

Ladybird Classics, The Complete Audio Collection

Introduce your children to enchanting classic fairy tales in this superb audiobook collection. Over eight hours of running time, children will be fascinated by these timeless tales including The Jungle Book, Heidi, A Christmas Carol, The Wind in the Willows and Treasure Island. Stories are abridged for simplicity but are bound to capture every child’s imagination and parents will appreciate hearing these captivating tales told again.