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Project

Storytelling Tape

Introduction

Friends and relatives who live far away may not be able to read their favorite books in person to a baby, but they can still share stories in a meaningful way -- by making a recording of themselves reading one aloud. Label the tape, and send it with a copy of the book.

Source
Martha Stewart Baby, 2002

Reviews (4)

  • Flwboe 10 Sep, 2011

    My Mother in Law lost her battle with cancer this last spring. Before she passed she read books to her future grandchildren and gave them to my Sister in law and Myself. This is a gift we will ALWAYS treasure!

  • myla08 8 Dec, 2010

    Apparently, not only did MSt.'s organization NOT give directions for how to make a personally spoken storybook for babies, nor did they print my last comment. In that comment, I thanked ElComer for giving those instructions. That was very helpful for non-techie types, such as myself. Thank you ElComer.

  • ElComer 18 Jun, 2008

    Our family is all over the country. This is such a great idea. It would be so easy to use the computer to record the story, burn it to a cd, use a cd sticky envelope to put the cd in the book. I can't wait to do this. First book, "Laurie and the Yellow curtains"

  • liz-217 10 Apr, 2008

    i've always like this idea and am planning to tape family for my sister's baby shower.