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Reading Through Books vs. Audiobooks

It is true that reading a book as audio or text is not different as they both lead to the same destination. Though, there are some benefits to the audiobook comparing to the traditional hard copy book reading.
First, audio is more understandable for kids. We all have started experiencing books through listening to stories read our parents, teachers, etc. Reading audiobook is an easy way of familiarizing children with books without the need of making time to read them to the child. Parents can just play the audiobook and children listen to them.

Second, audiobooks are more comprehensible than hard copy books. The reason behind that is we are distracted by symbols on a page while trying to imagine scenes and plots. However, when listening to an audiobook one can focus on the voice to understand the flow of the story being told.
Third, listening is less tiring than reading as the eyes get tired after reading several pages. Listening also makes it possible to multitask.
As audiobooks are more kid friendly, understandable and comfortable to use, they seem to become increasingly attractive to everyone.


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