Gift Idea for Kids
My niece, nephew and my best friend's daughter are so far away, so this year I put together packages of the book The Very Hungry Caterpillar, and then read the story to be burned onto a CD [Download Here]. It's a great way for them to hear my voice and read along. I like to add special effects, so I did the crunch with a Dorito and just inserted it for each page turn. You can find free special effect .wav files online too.
Simply the Best has quite a selection
This works well with any Children's Books, you can use the free audio editor Audacity.
Here are a few Audacity Tutorials to get you started.