Here are the links to the read alouds:
"What if Wayne Gretzky Hadn't Been an Oiler?" by Katie Baker from the book Upon Furter Review by Mike Pesca - This is for all of you who are missing sports and are watching reruns of ancient games - at least that's what my husband has been doing. If you want to read more, the book is available on Sora. (20 minutes)
"The Price" by Neil Gaiman from the book Smoke and Mirrors by Neil Gaiman. In this spooky short story a family adopts a stray cat who begins to show signs of getting in fights with a mysterious adversary. Who is the cat fighting? This is for you if you'd like a spooky/fantasy tale. We have several Neil Gaiman books available on Sora! (13 minutes)
"The Wizard and the Hopping Pot" by JK Rowling from the book The Tales of Beedle the Bard. This tale is about a wizard who refuses to help muggles in need. Because he fails to help them, he is followed by a cauldren that wont rest until the wizard helps. This book is available on Sora as part of The Hogwarts Library Collection. (6 mins)
"The Warlock's Hairy Heart" by JK Rowling from the book The Tales of Beedle the Bard. This tale is about a wizard who refuses to allow himself to fall in love. Through the use of Dark Magic, he makes sure his heart will never rule him. This book is available on Sora as part of The Hogwarts Library Collection. (7 mins)
"The Hobbit" by J.R.R. Tolkien. The first chapter of the fantasy classic about a hobbit who goes on an adventure with a band of dwarves and a wizard. This book, and others by Tolkien are available on Sora (20 min)
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