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Posted on: February 3, 2021

Our Favorite Tumblebooks to Read Aloud!


Reading aloud is one of the best activities you can do to promote literacy, improve vocabulary and conversational skills, and increase school success in children. So, in honor of World Read Aloud Day, here are some of our librarian's favorite books on Tumblebooks! Tumblebooks is a curated database of talking, animated picture books that make reading easy and fun. The best part -- you can access any of these picture books for free with your NRH Library card.

If you want to learn about nature like Peggy...

BecauseOfAnAcornBecause of an Acorn  by Lola M and Adam Schaefer

Baby Animals Playing by Suzi Eszterhas

and Tumble tunes BINGO     


If you want to share a little positivity like Monica...

thedotThe Dot by Peter H. Reynolds

Not So Tall for Six by Diana Hutts Aston

The Patch by Justina Chen Headley

If you love animals like Kinsey...

oneduck_bigDuck! Rabbit! by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

One Duck Stuck by Phyllis Root

Chicken Big by Keith Graves


If you enjoy reading and school like Liz...

howDoYouReadToARabbitHow Do You Read to a Rabbit? by Andrea Wayne von Konigslow

Read Anything Good Lately? by Susan Allen and Jane Lindaman

Boomer Goes to School by Constance McGeorge

Click here to access these titles or other fun, animated picture books, National Geographic videos, and read-along chapter books in our Tumblebooks collection. Happy reading!

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