For Parents

Read Right Now! Dr. Seuss

02/21/2020 | Online Storytime

Dr. Seuss published his first book for children, And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street, in 1937. That was over 80 years ago! Since that time Dr. Seuss characters and their stories have consistently been storytime favorites for kids all over the world. Snuggle up and listen to this video of Rachel Ray reading Green Eggs and Ham. Then click on a book jacket below to listen to even more Dr. Seuss favorites in online video read alonds. Laughing is not won't be able to help yourself!

You can also use your IndyPL library card to check out Dr. Seuss e-books and audiobooks from home right to your device. These links will show you all the choices:

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Free Online Dr. Seuss e-Books:

The LoraxDr Seuss on the LooseHow the Grinch Stole ChristmasGreen Eggs and HamOh, the Places You'll Go

More FREE Online Reading & Activities:

Dr. Seuss Printables:

A Dozen Classics for a Dr. Seuss Rainy Day (or any day!) Marathon

"The sun did not shine, it was too wet to play, so we sat in the house all that cold, cold wet day." Turn those frowns upside down with one of these sure winners from the king of zany rhyming. Available as e-books and downloadable audiobooks. #indyplkids IndyPL_CarrieW

The Cat in the Hat and Other Dr. Seuss Favorites


A fun loving, but mess making cat brings an afternoon of fun to two kids stuck at home on a rainy day.

Green Eggs and Ham and Other Servings of Dr. Seuss


The classic story of Sam, a picky eater, who does not want to even try a new food. Also includes "One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish," "Oh Say Can You Say?," and "Fox in Socks."

Dr. Seuss's Horse Museum

Dr. Seuss's Horse Museum is a playful audiobook that is totally unique. Ideal for home or classroom use, it encourages critical thinking and makes a great gift for Seuss fans, artists, and horse lovers of all ages.