Read Across Monrovia 2021

Read Across Monrovia Virtual Storytelling


Improving literacy in our community.

Special thanks to:
Home of Monrovia’s KGEM-TV

Mr. Lincolns Way by Patricia Polacco read by Joanne Spring

Miss Suzy by Miriam Young, Illustrated by Arnold Lobel read by Eden Paul

McDuff Goes To School by Rosemary Wells and Susan Jeffers read by Alan Sanvictores

I am Enough by Grace Byers, Illustrated by Keturah A. Bobo read by Traci Gholar

Henry’s Freedom Box: A True Story from the Underground Railroad by Ellen Levine and Kadir Nelson read by Sharon Morris

Let’s Go For A Drive by Mo Willems read by Jennifer Sauer

Firehouse by Mark Teague read by Jeremy Sanchez

Crankenstein by Samantha Berger, Illustrated by Dan Santat read by Tom McFadden

Chato y Su Cena by Gary Soto and Susan Guevara read by Dr. Greg Gero

A Bad Case of Stripes by David Shannon read by Becky Shevlin

Ms. Smith’s Incredible Storybook by Michael Garland read by Joyce Chou

Night Animals by Gianna Marino read by Clara Robles

The Best Place to Read by Debbie Bertram and Susan Bloom, Illustrated by Michael Garland read by Cody Cubak

The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore by William Joyce and Joe Bluhm read by Michelle Shechtman

The Tiger and the Armadillo read by Selene Lockerbie

Y Pensar que lo vi por la calle Porvenir by Dr. Seuss read by Ava Shechtman

You Know how to love by Rachel Tawil Kenyon and Mary Lundquist read by Samantha Franco

Verdi by Janell Cannon read by Brad Dover

Seven Silly Eaters by Mary Ann Hoberman and Marla Frazee, Illustrated by Marla Frazee read by Joann Wallace

Samson the Hot Tub Bear: A True Story by Wendy Tokuda Illustrated by Lokken Millis read by Jim Wigton