Read Across Monrovia Virtual Storytelling


Improving literacy in our community.

Special thanks to:
Home of Monrovia’s KGEM-TV

Cactus Soup By Eric A. Kimmel, Illustrated by Phil Huling, read by Jim Wighton

Las aventuras de Don Quijote by Anna Obiols, Illustrated by Subi, read by Calvin McKendrick

Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems, read by Ryan Smith

Grasshopper Pie and Other Poems by D.J. Steinberg, Illustrated by Adrian Sinnott, read by Samantha Franco

Como dan las buenas noches los dinosaurios? By Jane Yolen, Illustrated by Mark Teague, read by Calvin McKendrick

How to Be a Lion by Ed Vere, read by Sam Wright

Old Bag of Bones a Coyote Tale by Janet Stevens, read by Betty Thomas

Silly Sally by Audrey Wood, read by Erica Childs

Snow Dog Under My Bed by Helena Hill, read by Kristine Ashley

The Book with No Pictures by B. J. Novak, read by Jennifer Sauer

William Tell by Margaret Early, read by Jim Wighton

The Day You Begin by Jacqueline Woodson, Illustrated by Rafael López, read by Maritza Travanti

Thank You Mr. Falker by Patricia Polacco, ready Mary Ann-Lutz

Zathura – A Space Adventure by Chris Van Allsburg, read by Becky Shevlin

The House at Pooh Corner by A. A. Milne, Illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard, read by Will

Mr. Lincolns Way by Patricia Polacco read by Joanne Spring

Miss Suzy by Miriam Young, Illustrated by Arnold Lobel read by Eden Paul

McDuff Goes To School by Rosemary Wells and Susan Jeffers read by Alan Sanvictores

I am Enough by Grace Byers, Illustrated by Keturah A. Bobo read by Traci Gholar

Henry’s Freedom Box: A True Story from the Underground Railroad by Ellen Levine and Kadir Nelson read by Sharon Morris

Let’s Go For A Drive by Mo Willems read by Jennifer Sauer

Firehouse by Mark Teague read by Jeremy Sanchez

Crankenstein by Samantha Berger, Illustrated by Dan Santat read by Tom McFadden

Chato y Su Cena by Gary Soto and Susan Guevara read by Dr. Greg Gero

A Bad Case of Stripes by David Shannon read by Becky Shevlin

Ms. Smith’s Incredible Storybook by Michael Garland read by Joyce Chou

Night Animals by Gianna Marino read by Clara Robles

The Best Place to Read by Debbie Bertram and Susan Bloom, Illustrated by Michael Garland read by Cody Cubak

The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore by William Joyce and Joe Bluhm read by Michelle Shechtman

The Tiger and the Armadillo read by Selene Lockerbie

Y Pensar que lo vi por la calle Porvenir by Dr. Seuss read by Ava Shechtman

You Know how to love by Rachel Tawil Kenyon and Mary Lundquist read by Samantha Franco

Verdi by Janell Cannon read by Brad Dover

Seven Silly Eaters by Mary Ann Hoberman and Marla Frazee, Illustrated by Marla Frazee read by Joann Wallace

Samson the Hot Tub Bear: A True Story by Wendy Tokuda Illustrated by Lokken Millis read by Jim Wigton