GVSD has an audiobook subscription called Tales2Go! Every student and teacher has an account!
Tales2go is an audio book subscription solution that gives educators, parents and students instant, on-demand and simultaneous access to a catalog of over 10,000 titles.
Instructions for how to access your Tales2Go Account:
- You can listen to them in a browser on a laptop at https://www.tales2go.com/
- Or you can download the free Tales2Go app onto your personal device
- Or you can use the Tales2Go app already on your school ipad.
Visual Written Tutorial for accessing Tales2Go:
Download Instructions in English
Descargar instruccionesen español
Video Tutorial for how to access Tales2Go on your school ipad:
You can find the entire list of books that Tales2Go has available by either browsing in the app, or looking at this excel list.
- I am also working on creating some recommendations for books found on Tales2Go.
- I will add more links to those as I complete them.
Here are some recommendation lists by genre (more to come soon)
- Click one of the below images
- Browse the list to see if any books catch your interest.
- If they do, go into Tales2Go and search for the book's title so you can listen to it.
- Make sure you search the title with "quotes around the title" so you can find it more easily.
You can also find free audiobooks on Spotify.com
Some of the "classics" audiobooks available on Spotify.
Please note that Spotify has more audiobooks than we have on this list. This list just provides some examples.
- Slaughterhouse 5 by Kurt Vonnegut
- Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
- Cat's Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut
- Beowulf by Francis Barton Gummere (Translator)
- Animal Farm by George Orwell
- The Odyssey (Unabridged) by Homer
- The Illiad (Unabridged) by Homer
- Romeo and Juliet (Audiodrama)
- The Beautiful and Damned by F. Scott Fitzgerald
- The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzergald
- The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane
- The Call of the Wild (Unabridged) by Jack London
- Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
- The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by DBS Audiobooks (author Mark Twain)
- The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury
- The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
- The Jungle by Upton Sinclair
- The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Some of the more modern YA books available in audiobook form on Spotify.