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Lots of FREE books: -- read online, with music & animation
  • story books
  • story songs
  • old favorites (Aesop's Fables, Mother Goose)
  • Beatrix Potter
  • Games & Giggles
  • sing-along songs
  • words & letters
  • nouns (also in Spanish)
  • colors
  • + more

online story time -- barnes & noble.JPG ... Online Storytime -- Barnes & Noble Bookstore ... stories read by authors & celebrities
  • Green Eggs and Ham -- read by Rachel Ray ... click here for more with this book
  • The Kissing Hand -- read by author, Audrey Penn
  • Pinkalicious -- read by author, Victoria Kann
  • The Very Hungry Caterpillar -- read by author, Eric Carle ... click here for more with this book
  • Guess How Much I Love You -- read by author, Sam McBratney ... click here for more with this book
  • Tickle Monster -- read by author, Josie Bissett
  • If You Give a Mouse a Cookie -- read by author, Laura Numeroff ... click here for more with this book
  • Splish, Splash, Splat -- read by Molly Ringwold
  • Charlie the Ranch Dog -- read by author, Ree Drummond
  • Strega Nona -- read by author, Tomi dePaola ... click here for more with this book
  • The Polar Express -- read by author, Chris Van Allsburg ... click here for more with this book
  • Where the Wild Things Are -- read by author, Maurice Sendak
  • Olivia -- ready by Ana Gastire
  • Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day -- read by author, Judity Viorst
  • Smash! Crash! -- read by author, Jon Scieszka
  • Fancy Nancy: Bonjour, Butterfly -- read by author, Jane O'Connor

read online ... antique books from Children's Books Online
  • 5 Little Pigs
  • Billy Goat
  • The Three Bears
  • Three Blind Mice
  • The Three Little Pigs
  • The Ugly Duckling
  • + more...

This website was created to allow beginning readers to read books on their web browser. Readers can click on the triangle in the lower right-hand corner of each page to turn the pages. If they are unsure of a word, they can click on it to hear a child's voice read the word to them.

The books have been sorted by level and by subject according to the curriculum.

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...hear stories read aloud ... or read them by yourself
  • The Ugly Duckling
  • The Bremen Musicians
  • Hansel & Gretel
  • Puss in Boots
  • Cinderella
  • Little Red Riding Hood
  • Snow White
  • Three Little Pigs
  • The Frog Prince
ALSO IN SPANISH ... click here

professor_garfield.PNG... 11 interactive books in English, French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese

meegenius.PNG ... 6 free books are available -- click on FREE BOOKS
  • Animals Black & White
  • Attack of the Bully Bug
  • Ben Kachoo: Sink or Swim
  • Pinocchio
  • Rapunzel
  • When Pigs Fly


Read online....
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Phonics Fun & Games with Clifford...
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Dragon Tales Magic Storybook Quetzal the Dragon reads this picture book aloud in English and speaks the Spanish names for things in the pictures! He will also read story words over to help readers learn new words. Lots of fun for primary grades. The rest of the Dragon Tales site is also great!

logo--between_the_lions.png.... read along with the computer

  • Ants & the Grasshopper
  • Emperor's New Clothes
  • King Midas
  • Lion and the Mouse (The)
  • Little Red Hen (The)
  • Priceless Gifts
  • Oh, Yes, It Can!
  • Rabbit's Gift

  • Beetle Bop
  • How to be a Good Dog
  • Mole and the Baby Bird
  • Owen and Mzee
  • Pig and Her House
  • Pigs in Hiding
  • Problems with Chickens (The)
  • Sea Horse

Bee-Bim Bop!
Chicks and Salsa
Making Bread
Stop That Pickle!

  • Elephants Can Paint, Too!
  • Ruby Sings the Blues
  • Violet's Music
  • What Instrument Does Alvin Play?

  • Not Afraid of Dogs
  • Yesterday I Had the Blues
  • Yo! Yes?
  • A Shower of Stars
  • Night in the Country
  • Night Shift

  • An Egg is Quiet
  • Castles, Caves, and Honeycombs
  • Ethan and the Snow
  • Winter is the Warmest Season
  • Wonderful Worms
  • Happy Hocky Family Moves to the Country (The)
  • Just What Mama Needs
  • My Dog is as Smelly as Dirty Socks

  • Spicy Hot colors

  • Dream Carver
  • Three-Legged Pot (The)

  • Roller Coaster
  • What Do Wheels Do All Day?

  • Kids' Pages .......... Jack and the Beanstalk external image jack-animation2.gif, Hansel & Gretel external image Hansel-animation5.gif, The Golden Goose external image goldengooseanimation2.gif, The Selfish Giant external image selfishgiant.gif, The Three Little Pigs external image Three-little-pigs.gif, Little Red Riding Hood external image red-riding-hood2.gif, Thumbelina external image Thumbelina2.gif, Cinderella external image Cinderella4.gif, The Little Rabbit Who Wanted Red Wings external image rabbit-animation2.gif, Aesop's Fables external image AesopThumb_3.gif,
  • Rapunzel external image Rapunzel3.gif, The Ugly Duckling external image ugly-duckling.gif, Puss in Boots external image puss.gif, Rumplestiltskin external image Rumpelthumb.gif, The 12 Dancing Princesses external image Twelveanimation_Updated.gif; The Turtle, the Woodpecker, and the Deer external image Woodpecker_Thumb.gif; Toads & Diamonds external image DiamondsThumb.gif, A Real Friend external image thumbTrueFriend.gif, The Purse with Two Half-Pennies external image PungutaThumb.gif, The Lost Rabbit external image RabbitThumb.gif, The Night Before Christmas external image santa_13.gif

logo--RIF_reading_planet.JPG...Reading Is Fundamental--Reading Planet
Read Along Stories & Songs Enjoy reading and singing along to these fun, animated stories...
  • Goldilocks & the 3 Bears
  • Cinderella
  • The Fox & the Grapes
  • Machu Picchu
  • A Whale of a Tale
  • Why Snow Falls in Winter
  • Headin' South (an iceberg is no place for this bird)
  • Calico Pie
  • Eeensy Weensy Spider...+ stories & songs in SPANISH!
Read Along Stories & Songs in Spanish
  • Rebota
  • Las Hormigas Negras & Rojas
  • Los Elefantes
  • Pimpon
  • Naranja Dulce

Science Audio books. great for building background and vocabulary on science ! For all grades.
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Storyline Online...An online streaming video program featuring Screen Actors Guild members reading children's books aloud. Each book includes accompanying activities and lesson ideas. Stories include Harry the Dirty Dog, Stellaluna, Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge, Thank You Mr. Falker, Mhy Rotten Redheaded Older Brother, Knots on a Counting Rope, Brave Irene, A Bad Case of Stripes,To be a Drum, Guji Guji, Sebastian's Roller Skates, Sophie's Masterpiece, + MORE!

Story Place Read books online in English & Spanish (Charlotte Mecklenburg Library)

TumbleBook Library eBooks for eKids! FICTION & NONFICTION...Sit back & listen or read along at your own speed to these entertaining & amusing picture books. (through the Charlotte Mecklenburg Public Library)

read these stories online or print out (for older students, higher-level readers)...Little Red Riding Hood ... Tortoise & the Hare ... Jack & the Beanstalk ... The Little Red Hen ... The Old Man & His Donkey ... Puss in Boots ... The Gingerbread Boy ... The Three Little Kittens ... Cinderella ... Little Bo Peep ... Sleeping Beauty ... Rip Van Winkle ... The House That Jack Built ... Beauty & the Beast ... The Ugly Duckling ... The Three Bears ... Old Mother Hubbard ... The Little Tin Soldier ... Tom Thumb ... Humpty Dumpty Hard-Boiled ... Mary Had a Little Lamb ... The Tale of Peter Rabbit ... Peter Rabbit at the Farm ... Chicken Little ... + MORE ... also FLASHCARDS for each story
interactive read-aloud The 3 Bears...animated & interactive...hear the words--see the words
interactive read-aloudThe Enormous Turnip...a story about a great big turnip and a red robin
interactive read-aloudJack and the Beanstalk
interactive read-aloudThe Sun and the about the sun and the wind who argued all day long (an animated play)