Dial-a-Story

Want to hear a story read by your favorite library staff? Dial-a-Story is here.

Caregiver with toddler listening to toy phone

Call 708.816.2800 to start listening. Anyone can dial in, at any time and from anywhere!

Choose from a menu of unique stories, songs, poems, jokes, and more. Most stories are under five minutes, while most chapters are under 15 minutes. Content will change monthly to interest a wide variety of children up through elementary school.

To access this free, audio-only service, call 708.816.2800, then…

PressTo hearNarrated by
1What Is Love by Mac BarnettMegha
2Homegrown by DeAnn WileyMegha
3Maiden and Princess by Daniel HaackMegha
4Froggy’s First Kiss by Jonathan LondonMegha
5Me + Tree by Alexandria GiardinoMegha
6Hibernation Hotel by John KellyMegha
7Fearless Mary: Mary Fields, American Stagecoach Driver by Tami CharlesMegha
8Freedom in Congo Square by Carole Boston Weatherford and R. Gregory ChristieMegha
9Arthur’s Valentine by Marc BrownMegha
10Breathe Like a Bear: “Be Calm Mindful Moments” by Kira WileyShelley
11Breathe Like a Bear: “Focusing Mindful Moments” by Kira WileyShelley
12Breathe Like a Bear: “Relaxing Mindful Moments” by Kira WileyShelley
13Stomps, Wiggles and Squeezes: Calm My Jitters Down by Lindsey Rowe ParkerShelley
14Too Much: An Overwhelming Day by Jolene GutiérrezShelley