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Read Right Now! ELEPHANTS

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Use IndyPL’s Read Right Now! pages to have fun at home doing the five things that build early reading skills: Reading, Playing, Writing, Singing & Talking. Find books to read, songs to listen to, games to play, crafts to make and more! Things you can do RIGHT NOW, at home – no waiting!


FREE Online eBooks about Elephants:

Just Like MeA Home for Elephants

Elephant eBooks & eAudiobooks to Check out with your Library Card:

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Uncle ElephantElla the Elegant ElephantHorton Hatches the EggHorton Hears a WhoOllie the Purple ElephantSmall Elephants BathtimeThe Saggy Baggy ElephantUncle Elephant 2

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Favorite Elephant Books:

ElephantEllaElephantsBabarElephantsElmerElephantsHortonElephantsPhil

Read Right Now! BUGS

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FREE Online eBooks about Bugs:

BusiestBugsIKnowDoYouLikeBugsAll Kinds of LadybugsRoly Poly

Bug eBooks & eAudiobooks to Check out with your Library Card:

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Bugs Bugs BugsRoberto the Insect ArchitectWaiting for WingsBehold the Beautiful Dung BeetleBuggy BugBusy BuzzersThe Bug in the Jug Wants a HugThe Secret Lives of Backyard BugsTwinkle Twinkle Little Bug

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Favorite Bug Books:

Bugs GaloreGrasshopper and the AntsI Love BugsBug PatrolYoo-Hoo Ladybug

Read Right Now! MONSTERS

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Use IndyPL’s Read Right Now! pages to have fun at home doing the five things that build early reading skills: Reading, Playing, Writing, Singing & Talking. Find books to read, songs to listen to, games to play, crafts to make and more! Things you can do RIGHT NOW, at home – no waiting!


FREE Online eBooks about Monsters:

AlligatorBedUnderBed

Monster eBooks & eAudiobooks to Check out with your Library Card:

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Big Bad BubbleIs There a Monster In My ClosetLeonardo the Terribe MonsterFollow the MonstersMonster Needs a CostumeGoodnight Little MonsterThe Gym Teacher from the Black LagoonThe Libarian from the Black LagoonTickle Monster

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Favorite Print Monster Books:

MonsterGood\MonsterGreenMonsterNightmareMonstersDifferentMonstersRomping

Not Your Typical Dragon

Not Your Typical Dragon

Crispin Blaze is a dragon, just like his parents and his sister. Dragons breath fire when they turn seven, did you know that? On Crispin’s seventh birthday he feels a tingling in his tummy and is very excited to light his own birthday cake candles for the very first time. But when Crispin opens his mouth, fire doesn’t come out!  Will he decide he is not a very good dragon or learn to love all the things that DO come out when he opens his own unique dragon-y mouth?

Want to read more without ever leaving home? Use your indyPL library card to download eBooks and audiobooks. Click on a book jacket to choose a book to download.

Downloadable eBooks & eAudio:

FluffyBigBunnySpottyTackyPenguinMeBookYouCanICanICanTooChrysanthemum

I Don’t Want to Go to the Hospital & Kevin Goes to the Hospital

I Don't Want to Go to the Hospital

Going to the doctor can make kids a little nervous. Going to the hospital can be just plain scary. Stories are a great way to introduce kids to the doctor’s office or hospital BEFORE they actually need to go. If you’ve visited the doctor’sKevin Goes to the Hospital office first with Pooh, it’s a lot less scary when you have to go yourself! You can Read Right Now! several of the books listed below. They are available for you to read online for free. New to check out for 2013 is I Don’t Want to Go to the Hospital!, in which the Princess tries to hide instead of going to the hospital, is eventually found, goes there, and finds out that at the hospital…they treat you like a princess! Also new to check out for 2013 is Kevin Goes to the Hospital  “I am Kevin. I fell and hurt myself. Mom gives me a kiss to feel better. Then she takes me to the hospital. What’s it going to be like there?” You can also try these printables and online games to help your little one get used to the idea of seeing a doctor.

 

Monster Be Good!

Monster Be Good!

In Monster Be Good! readers can take charge of the naughty little monsters who are crabby, wild and selfish. They are loud and have terrible manners. Kids will recognize their own bad behavior when they see it in these unruly little beasts.

Don’t be scared! You are in charge of the monsters. If you tell them how to behave, they will listen.”

Even small children will be able to tell you exactly what the monsters are doing wrong. Kids will have a lot of fun taking charge by letting the monsters know how to be GOOD!

Watch Right Now! two stories about two all time favorite wild things…Alexander and Max! More Read Right Now! Free eBooks for Kids

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Watch Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good Very Bad Day – On a day when everything goes wrong for him, Alexander is consoled by the thought that other people have bad days too. Try these activities at home:


More books about unruly kids, frogs and beasts who find out that all of us have a bad day now and then. Tomorrow will be a better one!

Alexander and the Terrible Horrible No Good Very Bad DayWhere the Wild Things AreNo DavidMartha, No! Goldilocks and the Three BearsTen Naughty Little Monkeys Froggy Eats OutMy no, no, no day!

Read Right Now! BE YOURSELF

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FREE Online eBooks about Being Yourself:

StellalunaThe No Tale Cat

eBooks & eAudiobooks about Being Yourself to Check out with your Library Card:

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FluffyBigBunnyChickenBigSpottyTackyPenguinMeBookChrysanthemum

Print Being Yourself eBooks & eAudiobooks to Check out with your Library Card:

CrictorPretzelSnakeBlakeJohnJensenChrysanthemum

Monsters Love Colors

Playful monsters combine their favorite crayons, red, yellow, and blue, to create new colors. Try these activities at home to practice naming the colors:

GoodReads: Monsters Love Colors

More Read Right Now! Free eBooks for Kids

Read Right Now! Free Online Books:

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Watch Pinkalicious – A little girl who is obsessed with the color pink eats so many pink cupcakes that she herself turns pink. Try these activities at home:

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Read Skippyjon Jones Color Crazy – Everyone’s favorite kitty boy is ready to color — Skippy style! Skippy’s sky will be pink. His sun will be blue. As Skippyjon learns his colors and plays with crayons, he invites the very youngest fans to join in the fun. Try these activities at Home:

Want to read more without ever leaving home? Use your indyPL library card to download eBooks and audiobooks. Click on a book jacket to choose a book to download.

Downloadable eBooks:

ColorOwn CapsSale RedEyes AnimalColors
RedFarm ColorsPonnay ColorsDucks ColorsRobertson
DearDragonColors HermieColors RedViolet

Downloadable Audiobooks:

BrownBear CapsSale PlantingRainbow

Read Right Now! OCEAN

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Use IndyPL’s Read Right Now! pages to have fun at home doing the five things that build early reading skills: Reading, Playing, Writing, Singing & Talking. Find books to read, songs to listen to, games to play, crafts to make and more! Things you can do RIGHT NOW, at home – no waiting!


FREE Online eBooks about the Ocean:

WhoIsInTheOceanTheBeachBy the SeaWhere is the Vaquita?The IslandOur SandcastleSawfishocean-bestiesAhoy a Turtle at Sea

Ocean eBooks & eAudiobooks to Check out with your Library Card:

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Jacques CousteauAll the WorldBusOceanThomasLostSeaCountdownDownSeaFrankTankNumberOceanFrankTankNumberOceanDeepDown

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Read Right Now! SPORTS

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Use IndyPL’s Read Right Now! pages to have fun at home doing the five things that build early reading skills: Reading, Playing, Writing, Singing & Talking. Find books to read, songs to listen to, games to play, crafts to make and more! Things you can do RIGHT NOW, at home – no waiting!


FREE Online eBooks about Sports:

SoccerStarBaseballABCPlayBall

Sport eBooks & eAudiobooks to Check out with your Library Card:

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Miss Nelson Has a Field DayPlayers in PigtailsGeorgeBaseballBatterWombatMarthaPlayBatsBallGameCamBabeRuthHenrySoccerPeteCatPlay

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