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Share a Story: Favorites Storytime


Did you miss our Monday Favorites Storytime this week? Don't worry, here's what you missed, plus a few more suggestions to inspire a storytime you can do at home.

From Storytime

Read to tiger by S. J. Fore

A little boy who wants to read his book keeps being distracted by a tiger who is busy chomping on gum, growling, and practicing karate kicks.

Find out how many elephants a spider's web can hold by turning the pages. Musical notation for the song is found on the back cover.

The gigantic turnip by Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy

In this traditonal Russian tale, a farmer grows a turnip so big that it takes the combined efforts of him, his wife, six canaries, five geese, four hens, three cats, two pigs, one cow, and, finally, one mouse to pull it from the ground.

More Songs and Stories to Enjoy

Vincent's animal friends disagree on how he should paint his house, so Vincent comes up with a colorful solution.

Laurie Berkner and her band perform frequently on Nickelodeon and were guest artists on Ziggy Marley's hit 2009 album Family Time. This greatest hits collection features all the most popular tunes from all five of Laurie Berkner's albums and other releases.

Moo, baa, la la la! by Sandra Boynton

Cows, sheep, pigs, and other animals make all kinds of different sounds, some of which are silly.

Also available in: audiobook | e-audiobook | e-video

A band of mischievous monkeys steals every one of a peddler's caps while he takes a nap under a tree.

Pete the Cat gets into colorful adventures while out walking in his new white shoes.