Our browser-based eReader, OverDrive Read®, supports narrated ebooks. This exciting ability to read along with verbal storytelling is perfect for helping developing readers learn.
OverDrive Read-Alongs deliver:
- Text highlighted as the narrator reads (highlighting varies by publisher)
- Well-known narrators, including Randy Travis, John Lithgow, Robert Munsch and Ray Charles
- Soundtracks with sound effects (available for some titles)
- Compatibility with two-page illustrated titles, with every word and picture displayed just like the print book
- Availability on any device with an internet connection and a modern web browser
- Automatic page turning
- Rewind and pause options
- Volume and speed control
Learn more about OverDrive Read-Alongs here.
Read and listen to a sample of children’s favorite I Love My White Shoes, part of the Pete the Cat series.
Check out suggested read-alongs to add to your collection in OverDrive Marketplace!