Online Storytime Options

We miss seeing your smiling faces, high fives and artistic creations at all of our weekly storytimes!  Listed below are some wonderful options for alternative storytimes. We’ll be back soon….

Story Collections

Storyline Online has many picture books read by celebrities.

Harper KIDS YouTube Channel has dozens of picture books to watch.

Brightly (a division of Penguin Random House) has an archive of their read-aloud books.

Just Books Read Aloud categorizes their books by length, author, narrator, content and language.

KidlitTV contains many books under the Read Out Loud tab.


Author Read Stories

Diane Alber reads her books on Facebook. She is the author of Splat and I’m Not Just a Scribble to name a few.

Ben Clanton, Narhwal and Jelly author, is live every Monday at 11:30am CST on Instagram.

Julia Cook, author of My Mouth is a Volcano and others, reads on Facebook Live every Monday and Friday at 9:00am CST.

James Dean reads one of his Pete the Cat books every day at 11:00amCST.

Dan Gutman reads a few chapters from Miss Blake is a Flake. Previous readings are archived as well.

Oliver Jeffers has posted video stories on his website. He is the author of The Day the Crayons Quit and many other books.

Melinda Long, author of How I Became a Pirate, has a read-aloud on her website.

Kate Messner has many read-alouds at her website. Some of the books are The Brilliant Deep and The Next President.

Debbie Ridpath Ohi authors and illustrates Where are My Books.

Jim Gill has a production of Soup Opera on YouTube.