Aprilathon

Childhood Audio Books – 30 Days of April #23

As we’re getting closer to the day of my 31st birthday this weekend, I’ve taken a trip down memory lane. I wrote about audio books earlier this month (see here) and how much I used to love them as a kid. Those were the times where I didn’t have access to Audible, internet, or even CDs. All my old audio books are on cassettes.

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You can tell I loved the Children of Noisy Village a lot – the whole book is in absolute shreds! There are pages missing but to be honest at the time I didn’t even need the pages as the story was embedded in my mind from start to finish.

I used to listen to the audio books until I knew every single line off by heart. My absolute favourite was Aladdin and the Magic Lamp, Winnie-the-Pooh and of course the Children of Noisy Village.

The oldest cassette in the collection dates back to 1993, when I was five. It is one with three fairy tales.

The newest is from 1998. There are a few without any dates on so I can’t confirm if there are any from before 1993.

Do you remember what your first audio book was? Let me know 🙂

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