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The dial-a-story book

H. E. Todd

The dial-a-story book

by H. E. Todd

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Published by Puffin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementH.E. Todd ; pictures by Val Biro.
SeriesA Young puffin
ContributionsBiro, Val.
The Physical Object
Pagination63p. :
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14950556M
ISBN 10014031332X
OCLC/WorldCa16550337

  Dial-a-Story is a free service, easily reached by calling any time of the day or night year round. Children and families will hear storytellers share stories in 16 languages: English, French, Cantonese, Gujarati, Italian, Korean, Mandarin, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Tamil, Tagalog, and Urdu.   Dial-A-Story can also be a supplement to children’s reading lessons at school. Many libraries list the stories that will be played each week so parents can check out the book ahead of time, and children can read along with the taped version.

Dial-A-Story Picks by YouthServices_KCMO - a staff-created list: Ever wish you could have a story read to you at any time? YOU CAN! Call the Library’s Dial-A-Story phone line each week to hear a new story read aloud by our storytelling squad: , then come back here to check out the books we read throughout the year. Pound, Thayer, Watson, and the Dial: A Story in Letters Walter Sutton, Editor University Press of Florida $ (p) ISBN Buy this book In .

  Newly Acquired - Other Formats. Large Print. On-Order. Search our On Order titles for items have recently been ordered by the Library and will soon be available on our bookshelves. You can filter your search by Format, Content, Audience, and Language.. Digital New & Notable. Explore our eBook service, Axis, which offers a high-turnover collection of . The Dial-a-Story recording operates 24 hours daily. Every week there's a different tale. Since the service began in , an estimated million callers have .


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This week's Dial a story selection was the winner of the Newbery Medal Award, along with many other awards. In this book, a young boy rides the bus across town with his grandmother and learns to appreciate the beauty in ordinary things and in every day people.

The Brave Little Tailor and Five other Favorite Fairy Tales (A Dial-a-Story Book) Hardcover – by Jane McMichael (Author), Antonio Lupatelli (Illustrator)Price: $ InScofield Thayer and Sibley Watson, two wealthy young men, bought the Dial, formerly a Chicago critical journal, and transformed it into a magazine of literature and the arts based in New York City.

They hired Ezra Pound, then living in Europe, as their international acquisitions : Hardcover. Dial-a-Story is a great “Mother’s Helper!” Let children listen while you make dinner or until it’s time to go somewhere.

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Featured Story: “The Hen and the Apple Tree”. Dial-A-Story for Short Story Month This is an awesome (and quirky) opportunity for you to have you story published during May. I spoke to organizer, Meriwether O’Connor by phone earlier this month and she told me she’s bringing back an old idea that worked really well when she was publicizing earlier novels.

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Dial Books for Young Readers, established inis a hardcover division publishing approximately 65 titles a year for children of all ages. One of the first houses to publish high-quality board books and an early leader in multicultural publishing, Dial continues to focus on books that combine artistic excellence and kid-relevance.

For over 20 years the children of San Antonio have been calling in to Dial-A-Story to hear a children's story. The children's librarians record new stories every week -- one in English and one in Spanish.

If you haven't dialed in lately -- you've missed lots of terrific books. Dial-A-Story is our collaboration with Penguin Group (Australia). The concept is centred on a unique, multiplatform storytelling experience featuring a real-world Penguin Phone Booth.

The interactive experience allows Penguin authors to share their own personal, intimate stories with the public – and for the public to share their own stories in return.

Dial A Story genre: new releases and popular books, including I'm a Baked Potato. by Elise Primavera, Night Job by Karen Hesse, Ruby's Sword by Jacquelin. Dial A Story. Call Call your Library and hear a different story each week. Dial A Story invites young people to enjoy a 4-minute story told by a professional storyteller.

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Dial a Story During the Library’s closure we are making available new content for you to use at home. Our “Dial a Story” offers an opportunity to call in and listen to a short story or poem.

Below you will find all these stories and poems for your listening pleasure. Dial-A-Story With the advent of e-books, tablets and other electronic media, it is refreshing to know you can still dial a phone number and listen to any number of children’s classics. Our stories include the full text of such classics as Alice in Wonderland, Little Women, Pinocchio, A Little Princess, and more.

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Dial-a-Story. Kids and their families can listen to a story by phone any time of day for FREE by calling the library's Dial-A-Story service at There are stories for younger children (7 and under) and for older children (up to 12). Dial-a-Story is available in 16 languages. Dial-a-story is a service which allows people to call a phone a number, select a story from a given list, and hear the story read over the phone.

A number of libraries offer this service to foster good relations with their patrons, with a rotating list of stories so that dial-a-story does not get boring. Nothing sells a book faster than the authors death. Overall working in a bookstore is amazing, great clients and nearly any book you want is at your fingertips.

One of my favorite bonuses is getting advanced reading copies from publishers. I was able to get a hold of the latest Locke Lamora books Republic of Thieves a month before it was released.Penguin Books Australia came up with a nifty way for Australians to get up close and personal with their favourite authors.

The concept centred on a unique, multi-platform storytelling experience featuring a real-world Penguin Phone Booth; in a nice experiential marketing move, Penguins Books Australia dotted special Penguin phone booths around book lovers’ haunts .Dial A Story.

Thank you for your interest in. We are pleased to be in our 25th year of providing libraries the ability to offer a full-time "storyteller." We sell a complete system, consisting of a telephone answering device, a set of 52 cassette story.