readtomenow.org is your FREE online repository and link referral service providing excellent read-aloud, radio theatre and literature-based edutainment resources for boys and girls between the ages of 4 and 9.
When you can’t read to your kids… we can!
Plus, Read To Me Now has a brand new youtube channel that currently offers radio/audio theatre versions of popular children’s literature for you and your kids to enjoy. (Your patience is appreciated as we continue to build-up our online catalog.)
This video sampler from Ocean Rudee & Company in Sebastopol, California brings to life the first few minutes of “Crow Boy”, a children’s book written and illustrated in 1955 by a Japanese American Taro Yashima.
In addition, there are two websites we recommend wholeheartedly for their diverse range of storybook content presented in several different production styles.
Rabbit Ears Entertainment, LLC, has been building their catalog of titles (over 70+ and counting) since 1985. Their stories famously feature some of the finest actors, actresses and musicians in the world. Their content is dynamic, rich and amazingly entertaining. You can buy titles in several different media formats or stream them via amazon.com for as low as $1.99 per story.
Storyline Online®, is the SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s Daytime Emmy®-nominated and award-winning children’s literacy website, which streams videos for FREE featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations. Readers include Oprah Winfrey, Chris Pine, Kristen Bell, Rita Moreno, Viola Davis, Jaime Camil, Kevin Costner, Lily Tomlin, Sarah Silverman, Betty White, Wanda Sykes and dozens more.