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The Story of Ferdinand
By:Lindsay Wisdom-Hylton   PLAY
Lindsay Wisdom-Hylton of the WNBA's Los Angeles Sparks reads from "The Story of Ferdinand" by Munro Leaf.

The Very Hungry Caterpiller
By:Tina Thompson   PLAY
Tina Thompson of the WNBA's Los Angeles Sparks reads from "The Very Hungry Caterpiller" by Eric Carle.

The Giving Tree
By:Noelle Quinn   PLAY
Noelle Quinn of the WNBA's Los Angeles Sparks reads from "The Giving Tree" by Shel Silverstein.

Lucky Breaks
By:Susan Patron    PLAY
Susan Patron reads from the first chapter of "Lucky Breaks", her sequel to "The Higher Power of Lucky".

Amiee Hodgepodge
By:Kim Wayens, Kevin Knotts    PLAY
Kim Wayens and Kevin Knotts read from their book, "Amiee Hodgepodge".

Julia's Kitchen
By:Brenda Ferber    PLAY
Brenda Ferber reads from "Julia's Kitchen".

How to Steal a Dog
By:Barbara O'Connor   PLAY
Barbara O'Connor reads from "How to Steal a Dog".

Alabama Moon
By:Watt Key   PLAY
Watt Key reads from Chapter 1 of "Alabama Moon".

Barn Sneeze | Mr Lincoln's Whiskers
By:Karen Winnick   PLAY
Karen Winnick reads from her books "Barn Sneeze" and "Mr. Lincoln's Whiskers".

I Must Go Down to the Beach Again and Other Poems
By:Karen Jo Shapiro   PLAY
Karen Jo Shapiro reads a selection of poems from her book, "I Must Go Down to the Beach Again and Other Poems".

The Terrible Hodag and the Animal Catchers
By:Caroline Arnold   PLAY
Caroline Arnold reads form her book "The Terrible Hodag and the Animal Catchers".

Princess Justina Albertina
By:Ellen Dee Davidson   PLAY
Ellen Dee Davidson reads from her picture book "Princess Justina Albertina".

The Spider and the Fly
By:Ilene Abramson   PLAY
Ilene Abramson, head of Children's Services at the Los Angeles Public Library, reads Mary Howitt's poem "The Spider and the Fly" from a book illustrated by Tony DiTerlizzi.

Stories for You
By:Irene Smalls   PLAY
Irene Smalls reads stories from her writings.

A Mothers Journey
By:Sandra Markel   PLAY
Sandra Markel reads from her book "A Mothers Journey".

Animal Families, Animal Friends
By:Gretchen Woelfle   PLAY
Gretchen Wolfle reads from her book, "Animal Families, Animal Friends".

Readings by Iza Trapani
By:Iza Trapani   PLAY
Iza Trapani does a combination of narration and singing for 8 of her books.

The Grand Old Tree | The Nutcracker Doll | The Strange Egg
By:Mary Newell DePalma   PLAY
Mary Newell DePalma reads from her books "The Grand Old Tree", "The Nutcracker Doll" and "The Strange Egg".