May 2021 selections

Press 1 for Preschool Stories

  1. Baby Penguin Love Their Mama! by Melissa Guion
  2. Always by Ann Stott
  3. Hands Say Love by George Shannon
  4. Hugga Bugga Love by Diane Ohanesian
  5. I Love It When You Smile by Sam McBratney

Press 2 for Kid Stories

  1. Frog and Toad are Friends by Arnold Lobel
  2. Dinosaurs Before Dark: Magic Treehouse by Mary Pope Osborne
  3. Last Shot: Mystery at the Final Four by John Feinstein
  4. Roll With It by Jamie Sumner
  5. Scarlet Ibis by Gil Lewis

Press 3 for Young Adult

  1. Crash Visions by Lisa McMann
  2. Buzzkill by Beth Fantaskey
  3. Demon's Lexicon by Sarah Rees Brennan
  4. Made You Up by Francesca Zappia
  5. The Crazy Things Girls Do For Love by Dyan Sheldon

Press 4 for Adults

  1. The Parrot That Lost Its Tail from South American Jungle Tales by Horacio Quiroga, read by a Librivox narrator ~16 minutes
  2. How the Flamingoes Got Their Stockings from South American Jungle Tales by Horacio Quiroga, read by a Librivox narrator ~12 minutes
  3. The Giant Tortoise's Golden Rule from South American Jungle Tales by Horacio Quiroga, read by a Librivox narrator ~14 minutes
  4. The Front Porch Classroom from Front Porch Tales by Philip Gulley, read by Holly ~4 minutes
  5. Blowing Carbon from Blowing Carbon by Jack Kline, read by Holly ~9 minute

Press 5 for Motherly Inspiration #1-#5

 

June 2021 selections

Press 1 for Preschool Stories

  1. Saturday is Dadurday by Robin Pulver
  2. My Dad! by Steve Smallman
  3. It's the Best Day Ever, Dad! by Brooke Shields
  4. Tyrannosaurus Dad by Liz Rosenberg
  5. Dad and Pop: an ode to Fathers & Stepfathers by Kelly Bennett

Press 2 for Kid Stories

  1. Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne Colllins
  2. In the Footsteps of Crazy Horse by Joseph Marshall III
  3. Best Man by Richard Peck
  4. The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer L. Holm
  5. Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder

Press 3 for Young Adult

  1. The Boy Who Couldn't Sleep and Never Had To by DC Pierson
  2. The DH by John Feinstein
  3. Hey, Kiddo by Jarrett J. Krosoczka
  4. Half Brother by Kenneth Oppel

Press 4 for Adults

  1. Call of the Wild by Jack London, Chapter 1, read by a Librivox narrator, ~24 minutes
  2. Gipsy by Booth Tarkington, from Lords of the Housetops: Thirteen Cat Tales, read by a Librivox narrator, ~13 minutes
  3. Dick Baker's Cat by Mark Twain, from Lords of the Housetops: Thirteen Cat Tales, read by a Librivox narrator, ~8 minutes
  4. The Paper Route, from Front Porch Tales by Philip Gulley, read by Holly, ~4 minutes
  5. Handyman Blues, from Front Porch Tales by Philip Gulley, read by Holly, ~3 minutes

Press 5 for Dad Jokes

  1. Dad Joke #1
  2. Dad Joke #2
  3. Dad Joke #3
  4. Dad Joke #4
  5. Dad Joke #5

 

 

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Stories & More - for Children, Teens, and Adults

Do you want to hear a story from Louisburg Library any time?  

Call the library's Dial A Story phone line at 800-576-0064.  You'll hear stories for children, teens and adults, as well as jokes, trivia and more!  We're here to read to you, wherever you go!  Stuck in line? Sitting down to a meal? Bored on the couch?  Take a break from the computer screen, build early literacy skills, and have fun!  Stories will change monthly and quarterly.

Some items are read by your librarians, and some by other great narrators, but all have been carefully selected by the Louisburg library team for your enjoyment.  And no internet required - just a phone!

Our menu of choices is varied and long so here it is if you prefer to see it so you can go right to your choice.  At the end of each selection, you will automatically be redirected to the main menu, but if you don't want to wait until the end, you can HIT # to go to the main menu.

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