Dial-A-Story is a free program that allows patrons to call the local library and listen to taped stories. 

Dial-A-Story can also be a supplement to children’s reading lessons at school.

Dial-A-Story can help students with their vocabulary, listening skills, and reading comprehension, all of which contribute to greater reading proficiency.

Call 708-659-5900 for all of the stories.  The Dial-A-Story Reading List for the Month of July is:

1. Are You my Mother by P.D. Eastman read by Ms. Sophia

2. Bad Frogs by Hurd Thatcher read by Ms. Sophia

3. Bark George by Jules Pfieffer read by Ms. Sophia

4. Black Girl Shine by Shavondra Walker read by Ms. Sophia

5. Crying is like the Rain by Heather Hawk Feinberg reads by Ms. Rosemary

6. Dandelion by read by Ms. Rosemary

7. Don’t Tell by Tom Booth read by Ms. Sophia

8. Elephants Can’t Jump by Jeanne Willis read by Ms. Sophia

9. The Emperor’s New Clothes by Susan Blackaby read by Ms. Sophia

10. Flying by Kevin Luthhardt read by Ms. Sophia

11. Good Day, Good Night by Marilyn Singer read by Ms. Sophia

12. Goodnight You by Genevieve Cote’ read by Ms. Sophia

13. I Love You Too by Ziggy Marley read by Ms. Sophia

14. I Promise by Lebron James read by Ms. Sophia

15. Little Pea by Amy Krouse Rosenthal by Ms. Amy

16. Mad at Mama by Komako Sakai read by Ms. Sophia

17. Of Thee I Sing, A letter to my Daughters by Barack Obama read by Ms. Sophia

18. Oliver Finds a Way by Phyllis Root read by Ms. Sophia

19. Peter’s Chair by Ezra Jacks Keats read by Ms. Sophia

20. Pig the Fiber by Aaron Blabey read by Ms. Sophia

21. Poop de Doop by Stephanie Blake read by Ms. Sophia

22. The Stinky Cheese Man by Jon Scieszka read by Ms. Naomi

23. The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn read by Ms. Sophia

24. There’s an Alligator under my Bed by Mercer Mayer read by Ms. Sophia

25. There’s a Nightmare in my Closet by Mercer Mayer read by Ms. Sophia

26.  Three Little Pigs by Susan McRae read by Ms. Sophia

27. We are the Ants by Shaun David Hutchinson read by Ms. Jackie

28. What if by Samantha Berger read by Ms. Sophia

29.Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak read by Ms. Sophia

30. You Read to Me by Mary Ann Hoberman read by Ms. Naomi