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What our listeners are saying

“I have a 7 year old and 10 year old at home who ask to listen to Pinna before bed each night! So glad to get them off YouTube!!”
~ Shana, Boyerstown, PA
“Amazing for parents trying to curb screen-time.... I definitely prefer this over all the video streaming apps because it makes your kids use their imagination. There is a ton of content new and old. Can’t recommend this service enough!”
~ App Store Review
“I never knew how much I needed Pinna in my life until we had it! After struggling to find audio tapes and podcasts that could appeal to both of my kids, we are so delighted to have Pinna in our parenting toolbox!”
~ Jackie, Brooklyn, NY, Kids 5 & 7 1/2
“Listening to shows has become part of our after school routine. We have a snack and listen to the newest episodes of our favorites. So much easier than trying to discover kids shows in the podcast app. We love it!”
~ App Store Review
“I would just like to say I absolutely love your work. We use your content a lot in my class. We especially love Extra Blurt.”
~ Kerry, Helena, MT, 4th Grade Teacher
“I have cancelled Netflix and now do this with our grandson. All audio. No screen time yet entertaining.”
~ Ann, Neehalem, OR
“I absolutely love this idea!! I don’t mind paying the small fee to ensure my daughter doesn't accidentally click some out-of-context ad.”
~ Google Play Review
“Love the shows for long or short trips - we’re a completist on maybe a dozen shows - just got into Don’t Break the Rules.”
~ Karl, Woodbridge, VA
“This is fantastic! Have always loved audiobooks as [a] way to entertain kids without video. But this is even better!”
~ App Store Review
“My kids are hooked on Grimm, Grimmer, Grimmest. Awesome app for kids! We love Pinna!”
~ Kristine, Montgomery, AL, Kids 4 & 6
“Me and my kids listen to this App FAITHFULLY. It makes car rides so much better and since everything is kid friendly no need to swap apps... I am so glad I found [Pinna].”
~ App Store Review
“My girls LOVE it. They listen to it on the way to school often. They love Grimm, Grimmer, Grimmest. The host is a GREAT storyteller! My kids love how he engages listeners as well as the "live audience" in the classroom.”
~ Alex, Tampa, FL, Kids 4 & 8
“There are so many quality shows on Pinna, I don’t know where to begin – driving 20 minutes to daycare or driving hours to a nearby city, there are so many shows that keep my boys entertained....”
~ App Store Review
“My [kids] love podcasts and we all enjoy sharing in the stories while also being more present with our surroundings. Staring at a screen doesn't give us that connection. We also love the selection and variety on Pinna. Love it!”
~ Jeremiah, Kids 7 & 11
“Love this app! Fantastic ad free, kid friendly experience with amazing podcasts.”
~ Google Play Review
“We love Pinna and originally started listening to The Unexplainable Disappearance of Mars Patel as part of a personal narrative unit. We then listened to Grim, Grimmer, Grimmest during our fairy tales unit.”
~ Dana, Albuquerque, NM, 4th Grade Teacher
“I LOVE this app. So many great choices. My kids ask to listen every time we’re in the car!”
~ Stephanie, Monument, CO, Kids 5, 8, 10
“I love the idea behind [Pinna] and think the price is great for the amount of books.”
~ App Store Review
“We love Pinna. Good stories and my kid LOVES the Sugar Monster program!”
~ Brenda, Facebook Fan
“Love using Pinna during our dismissal transition.”
~ Andrea, Kindergarten Teacher
“My son and I enjoy our Pinna subscription on an almost daily basis, listening and re-listening to favorite stories. It's a high-quality curation and there's always something new to explore. I predict we will be listening for at least a few more years.”
~ Emerald, Breckenridge, CO, Son 8
“We can absolutely replace TV with this!”
~ Dave, Boston, MA, Kids 1 & 3
“We are LOVING Pinna. Especially Grimm, Grimmer, Grimmest! My kids are now asking to listen to something on Pinna every time we get in the car & car rides are so much more enjoyable.”
~ Darien, Dallas, TX, Kids 6 & 8
“We’ve been listening to Pinna for at least two years now. Thankful for screen free listening!!!!”
~ Bonnie, Raleigh, NC
“I added 30 minutes of Pinna as one of our prizes in our class store. I love that I don’t have to worry about the content or any commercials when they want to listen independently.”
~ Dana, Albuquerque, NM, 4th Grade Teacher
“Can’t imagine getting through summer without Pinna. Perfect companion for drives, weekends and promoting active listening. I’m a hit with the carpool.”
~ App Store Review
“A long, trafficky car ride turned into a delight as they both listened happily to Pinna’s picture books and called out answers to Extra Blurt, the game show podcast.”
~ Mom, New York, NY, Kids 5 & 7
“I am a nanny and drive my girls to school and activities... This app is saving my sanity! The audio books keep their minds engaged and the fighting/arguing/bickering to almost zero.... We are addicted!”
~ App Store Review
“Love this app! ...We are loving the variety of stories and the joke of the day on Hill-Larry-Us is definitely a favorite....”
~ App Store Review
“We love it! Thanks for making our drive home better! (Plus something they can all agree on and giggle about for hours after!!)”
~ Michelle, Queensland, Australia
“One of our favorite new finds.... We love listening to things in the car and before bedtime.”
~ Stacy, Citrus Heights, CA
“We love Pinna!! Best part is, it’s all kid friendly.”
~ Amazon Customer
“Pinna is a staple in our household. I have two daughters, ages 7 & 11. At bedtime, after we read them a story or two, we let them listen to audiobooks as they are going to sleep... Definitely an app worth checking out if you want to foster a love of reading in your child!”
~ App Store Review
“My kiddo loves these [Grimm, Grimmer, Grimmest] stories! Instead of wanting to watch TV he wants to listen to stories.”
~ Apple Podcast Review
“We love Pinna! As a homeschooling mom this is a great addition to our school day!”
~ Brittany, Kids 4 & 5
“Thank you for this wonderful service. For a no TV family this has been the best investment!”
~ Anju, New Bern, NC
“This is an amazing app that every parent needs! It’s not the cheapest subscription, BUT it’s worth every penny for the wealth of content.”
~ App Store Review
“I nanny and I’m so happy I found this app! Especially the Grimm series!”
~ Emily, Cincinnati, OH
“My 2 1/2 year old loves listening to stories in the car and at home and the endless amount of audio books on this app keeps him happy. I look forward to years of subscribing...”
~ App Store Review
“We love Pinna for the car or going to sleep. It's the best!”
~ Google Play Review
“They are begging for it the moment they set foot in the car! Sometimes we have to sit in the driveway and finish before we can go in the house upon our return!”
~ Jo, Virginia Beach, VA
“My students and I listen everyday. You bring excitement and SILENCE to our art room.”
~ Erin, Kansas City, MO
“We love Pinna! Our son loooooooves the Furrytones.”
~ Elizabeth, Glen Ellyn, IL
“My five-year-old has been loving the story podcasts. It's been great to have something to entertain him that is not a screen.”
~ Google Play Review
“We've been finding audio books and podcasts on different sites but it's great to have 1 cumulative place for them!”
~ Amira
“We love Pinna!! The bedtime stories for little Explorers has been a godsend lately!”
~ Angela, Phoenix, AZ
“Thank you! I love this app and the [podcasts] available on it are fantastic. I like to load up a bunch of shows so I don't have to look at my phone while I'm driving. The playlist feature helps us find new [content].”
~ Google Play Review
“My 6-year old had gotten hooked on the screen during quarantine and it was starting to change is personality. Nope! I deleted YouTube and he got Pinna instead. Guess what? He loves it! Looking forward to... getting my sweet, curious, lovable kid back.”
~ Stephen, Austin, TX
“My recently turned 12 yr old is not the biggest reading fan, yet she LOVES listening to her audiobooks on the app! She just told me that she is looking forward to exploring more!!! This is a Win/Win!!”
~ Amazon Review
“Great content for both my boys (age 3 and 7). They love it while they are in the car and when they are hanging at home. Our favorite is Don't Break the Rules!”
~ Google Play Review
“We are in the car a lot and Pinna has made that time a lot more pleasant! I have yet to find other programming that keeps my kids’ attention like theirs does. Thank you, Pinna!”
~ App Store Review
“My girls LOVE Pinna. It has been such a wonderful way to keep their minds occupied during the day and away from screens. They listen to it for hours while doing puzzles or crafts.”
~ Erica S.
“Great non-screen alternative - I love that my kiddos are listening to audiobooks and podcasts instead of looking at a screen! The selection is also great - healthy and positive content for little ears.”
~ App Store Review
“I love love love Pinna, and so does my 6yr old. It is well worth the subscription, for her to listen to books and educational podcasts and get off the screen time on occasion.”
~ Amazon Review
“We love the Pinna app... We are happy to pay a reasonable subscription fee for quality content and engaging stories and Pinna has many of them. We appreciate it!”
~ App Store Review
“Thank you for putting forward such great content and keeping imagination alive... Grimm Grimmer, Grimmest quickly became a favorite....our daughter has immensely enjoyed Opal Watson - Private Eye! Clue Club and Upside Down Magic...Job well done!”
~ The Barakats