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Boost Your Child’s Love of Reading with Book and Story Apps

Reading is fun for all ages. And, if your child has a mobile device or uses yours, why not expand their story-reading options with apps? This collection is ideal for improving their reading skills and encouraging their love of literature.

Short Stories of All Sorts

Sometimes tiny tales are the most enjoyable. These short story apps let your child enjoy reading in small doses.

Bedtime Stories for Kids: Audio Books Storyland

Bedtime Stories for Kids: Audio Books Storyland

Shehroz Rashid

Bedtime Stories for Kids: Audio Books Storyland

For those who want a children’s short story app with optional audiobooks.

Bedtime Stories for Kids offers a nice variety of short stories for your child to read at bedtime or any time. You can choose to follow along and listen to stories and select the rate, pitch, volume and language. Or, pick a book to read with interactive page-flipping. The app is ad-supported, but if your child enjoys it, you can remove the ads for just $0.99.

Why we love it

Bedtime Stories for Kids is a simple-to-use book app with both audiobooks you can follow along with and page-turning stories for just reading.

Aesop's Fables, short stories for kids, read to your toddler as bedtime lullaby

Aesop's Fables, short stories for kids, read to your toddler as bedtime lullaby

Pratik Machchar

Aesop's Fables, short stories for kids, read to your toddler as bedtime lullaby

For those who want a children’s short story and fable app with a night time reading mode.

Aesop's Fables, Short Stories for Kids offers 150 classic fables and short stories for your children to read any time. The app lets you adjust the background for reading at night, the language for English, Spanish, or Hindi, and the font size as well. You can mark stories as read and save your favorites.

Why we love it

Aesop's Fables, Short Stories for Kids is a handy reading app for kids with a large selection of fables and short stories.

Fun Books Based on Movies

If your child has a favorite movie, then a book based on that story it is a great follow-up to encourage them to read.

Stories Kids Can Listen To

Audiobooks are not only for adults; these apps are just for kids. When your child is playing or preparing for bedtime, let them listen to an immersive story.

Audiobooks for Children

Audiobooks for Children

Canterbury Software Ltd

Audiobooks for Children

For those who want a children’s audiobook app with a large collection of stories.

With Audiobooks for Children, you can choose from over 500 free audiobooks and listen offline. Pick from titles like “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” and “The Velveteen Rabbit.” You can browse books by title, author, or genre, choose from a variety of supported languages, and pick up where you left off at any time.

Why we love it

Audiobooks for Children has a large collection with over 500 audio stories for kids. Find a favorite or listen to something new with this easy-to-use audiobook app.

MyWonderBooks - Kids Audio Story Books

MyWonderBooks - Kids Audio Story Books

NMZone

MyWonderBooks - Kids Audio Story Books

For those who want a children’s audiobook app with both visuals and audio.

For children ages 4 to 10, My WonderBooks offers 50 classic tales. From “Alice in Wonderland” to “Pinocchio” to “Treasure Island,” your little boy or girl will enjoy the stories they love or those they are experiencing for the first time. The app supports six languages, works in the background, and offers text highlighting.

Why we love it

For a nice collection of audiobook stories, My WonderBooks is a great app for kids to listen and read.

Great Graphic Novels and Comic Books

Books are about more than just words. The pictures help tell the stories in these awesome graphic novels and comic books for kids.

Sing-a-Long Stories and Poems

Nursery rhymes may not technically be books, but they do tell stories. These apps display the words so that your child can read as they sing along.

Nursery Rhymes For Children

Nursery Rhymes For Children

Jithin V Manomohan

Nursery Rhymes For Children

For those who want a nursery rhyme app with a big selection.

With 60 options to read and sing with, the Nursery Rhymes For Children app is cute and colorful. You can move through each nursery rhyme with a tap of the arrow or a simple swipe. You can also repeat the current one just as easily. The app has easy-to-read text for your new reader to sing along and the illustrations are the perfect touch.

Why we love it

For a good selection, cute illustrations, and simple controls, Nursery Rhymes For Children is a fun app for young readers.

Tales to Read to Your Little Ones

Maybe you have a baby or toddler who is not reading yet. Tell them the tale yourself with these stories for bedtime or any time.