Dial-A-Story

​​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.

Dial-A-Story Picks December 2022

 

Children

00:00 / 05:27

The Night Before Christmas, by Clement C. Moore

00:00 / 08:31

Polar Express, by Chris Van Allsburg

00:00 / 04:33

Rabbit’s Gift, by George Shannon

00:00 / 02:54

Santa Jaws, by Bridget Heos

00:00 / 04:09

Sneezy the Snowman, by Maureen Wright

00:00 / 02:16

"Up On the Housetop" (Song)

 

Teens

00:00 / 00:22

"The Coming of Light," by Mark Strand

00:00 / 01:04

Summary of The Christmas Clash, by Suzanne Park

00:00 / 01:27

Summary of I Kissed Shara Wheeler, by Casey McQuiston

00:00 / 01:06

Summary of The Prince and the Dressmaker, by Jen Wang

00:00 / 01:03

Summary of The Truth about Everything, by Bridget Farr

 

Adults

00:00 / 01:04

"Christmas Bells," by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

00:00 / 01:37

Excerpt from The Boys, by John Grisham

00:00 / 02:15

Library News and Updates

00:00 / 01:37

Summary of The Island, by Adrian McKinty

00:00 / 00:51

Summary of Our Wives Under The Sea, by Julia Armfield

00:00 / 01:30

Summary of Secluded Cabin Sleeps Six, by Lisa Unger

00:00 / 01:53

Summary of She Who Became The Sun, by Shelley Parker-Chan

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