Dial-A-Story

 

Dial-A-Story Picks October 2021

​​Do you want to hear a story from YCL staff at any time?

Call the Library’s Dial-A-Story phone line at 803-620-8585. You'll hear stories for adults, teens, and children, as well as music and songs, poetry, jokes and riddles, history tidbits, trivia, and more! You can also listen online via the links below as stories become available.

Children

00:00 / 01:29

Apple Farmer Annie, by Monica Wellington

00:00 / 04:37

Billy Bloo is Stuck in Goo, by Jennifer Hamburg

00:00 / 05:51

Creepy Carrots, by Aaron Reynolds

00:00 / 03:19

It's Raining Bats and Frogs, by Rebecca Colby

00:00 / 07:46

The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything, by Linda Williams

00:00 / 04:56

Mole's Hill, by Lois Ehlert

00:00 / 02:10

Mouse's First Fall, by Lauren Thompson

00:00 / 01:39

Pumpkin, Pumpkin, by Jeanne Titherington

 

Teens

00:00 / 01:52

Interesting Facts About Bats

00:00 / 11:25

"The Boy Who Drew Cats," from Mysterious Tales of Japan, collected by Rafe Martin

00:00 / 06:38

"9 Halloween Tales & Traditions," an article from the editors of History.com

 

Adults

00:00 / 07:12

"Fingers," by Rachel Heng, a short story from Tiny Nightmares: Very Short Tales of Horror

00:00 / 02:39

Summary of Gideon the Ninth (The Locked Tomb Series Book 1), by Tamsyn Muir

00:00 / 07:41

"The Highwayman," by Alfred Noyes

00:00 / 01:40

Library News and Updates

00:00 / 03:55

3 Short Stories from More Stories to Solve, by George Shannon

00:00 / 01:44

Summary of Working Stiff, by Dr. Judy Melinik

View the Dial-A-Story picks from last month.