With our lives becoming more and more busy, many people are finding less time to sit down and read a good book. It seems to take a major best seller, like Harry Potter or Twilight, to get any teens to even consider entering a bookstore or library. The convenience of Amazon and the invention of Kindle have helped somewhat, but there is another way for individuals to read books without taking up time in their busy schedules.
It is simple to download audiobooks online. Many individuals download them onto their mp3 players. If you have a smart phone you can use a specialized audiobook player application. As the graphic below shows, the most common place people listen to audiobooks is in the car. Whether it is on a road trip or work commute, audiobooks pass time and provide a way for people to gain knowledge. Much information can be gleaned from listening to books, and it can also help improve grammar and vocabulary skills.
There are many free audiobooks online. We have compiled a list of twenty available audiobooks, free! This is not a comprehensive list, but is a valuable list to get started listening to some of the most popular books ever written.