A Banned Books Week free CD, with clips from award-winning audios plus an interview with Judy Blume, a strong advocate for reading freely. Does the impact of the spoken word affect a listener’s reaction? Are audiobooks the next battleground for censors? Dr. Teri S. Lesesne, past Chair of the Odyssey Award for Excellence in Audiobook Production, explores these issues in this thought-provoking article that belongs in every teacher and librarian’s files.
Today’s freebie from Books on Tape, the “Censors Beware!” CD, contains clips from award-winning banned books such as The Giver, Fahrenheit 451, and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, as well as the interview with Blume. Just send your name & your school or library’s name and address to firstname.lastname@example.org to receive your free CD. Celebrate your fREADom to listen!