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Topic: Playaways

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Subject: Playaways
Date Posted: 12/30/2008 4:15 PM ET
Member Since: 5/30/2008
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Anyone use Playaways?

Date Posted: 12/30/2008 7:19 PM ET
Member Since: 6/1/2005
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I do, and I like them. They use up batteries really quickly, so now I'm using rechargeables.

Date Posted: 12/31/2008 3:12 PM ET
Member Since: 7/24/2005
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Well, I have to ask:  what are Playaways?

Date Posted: 12/31/2008 7:11 PM ET
Member Since: 6/1/2005
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They are audio books pre-loaded into a tiny cassette. You add ear phones and a AAA battery, and listen to the entire book. I get mine from our public library.