Children's Book Authors Read LIVE on Social Media

CBC Article: Canadian children's writers & illustrators are sharing readings of their books online, including links to videos.

Dav Pilkey at Home: Be creative and have fun with characters from Dog Man and Captain Underpants. Check on Fridays for new videos.

Harper at Home: Various live readings by HarperKids team and authors: HarperKids from Home for younger ones; Shelf Stuff for ages 7-12; Epic Reads for those interested in YA books.

Haunted Canada Road Trip: Ontario writer Joel A. Sutherland is sharing a daily scary ghost story on his Youtube channel. Stories are set in Canadian locations from B.C. to Newfoundland.

I Value Canadian Stories - The Podcast: voicED Radio’s new podcast series, hosted by Stephen Hurley, focuses on the work and perspectives of 15 Canadian children and YA authors. Interviews with Eric Walters, Marty Chan, Anita Daher, and Natasha Deen are already available with a new podcast being released daily.

MG Lit Online Book Club: Middle grade readers are invited to take part in a monthly book club including a video meet-up between the author and all participants, hosted by Manitoba children’s librarian Kathie MacIsaac. Participating Canadian authors include: Kenneth Oppel and his book Bloom, Michelle Kadarusman and her book Music for Tigers and Colleen Nelson and her book Harvey Comes Home. View site for dates and details.

Neil Gaiman Videos: Neil Gaiman videos including Neil (and some famous friends!) reading The Graveyard Book and Coraline.

Robert Munsch Official Website: Listen to Robert Munsch read his books, plus enjoy kid's stuff, poems and stories.

#savewithstories: Jennifer Garner and Amy Adams recently launched this series featuring celebrities reading children's stories out loud.

Seussville: Read and play Seuss games.

Storyline Online: Stories read aloud by actors.

Storytime from Space: Stories read aloud by astronauts.

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