Dial-A-Story

 

Dial-A-Story Picks August 2022

​​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 / 04:52

Pirate’s Perfect Pet, by Beth Ferry

00:00 / 06:37

Froggy Eats Out, by Jonathan London

00:00 / 04:05

Gorilla Loves Vanilla, by Chae Strathie

00:00 / 05:36

The Kissing Hand, by Audrey Penn

00:00 / 03:36

Pete the Cat: Rocking in My School, by Beth Ferry

 

Teens

00:00 / 00:32

"Ode to Langston," by Dawn Quigley

00:00 / 01:08

Summary and Excerpt of The Cousins, by Karen M. McManus

00:00 / 01:36

Summary and Excerpt of Down Comes the Night, by Allison Saft

00:00 / 02:51

Summary and Excerpt of Extasia, by Claire Legrand

00:00 / 02:43

Summer Trivia Questions

00:00 / 02:48

Weird But True Facts About the United States America, from Weird But True! U.S.A

 

Adults

00:00 / 00:18

"August," by Victoria Erickson

00:00 / 01:34

"August Moonrise," by Sara Teasdale

00:00 / 02:03

Library News and Updates

00:00 / 00:21

"A Seashore Song," by Lenore Hetrick

00:00 / 00:52

Summary of Saga, by Brian K. Vaughan

00:00 / 01:49

Summary of The 6:20 Man, by David Baldacci

00:00 / 00:48

"Summer Night,” by Langston Hughes