Great Overdrive ReadAlongs

Missing the jReadalong collection? Digital Johnson County has you covered with these great Overdrive ReadAlong titles!

Here you will find a healthy mixture of newer, classic, nonfiction, and fiction picturebook, and early chapter book titles that are available with the Overdrive ReadAlong option.

My heart fills with happiness

Monique Gray Smith


The sun on your face. The smell of warm bannock baking in the oven. Holding the hand of someone you love. What fills your heart with happiness? This beautiful board book, with illustrations from celebrated artist Julie Flett, serves as a reminder for little ones and adults alike to reflect on and cherish the moments in life that bring us joy.

Red is a dragon : a book of colors

Roseanne Thong


A Chinese American girl provides rhyming descriptions of the great variety of colors she sees around her, from the red of a dragon, firecrackers, and lychees to the brown of her teddy bear.

Oh, no!

Candace Fleming


A series of animals falls into a deep hole, only to be saved at last by a very large rescuer.

Raindrops roll

April Pulley Sayre


"In her latest gorgeously photo-illustrated nonfiction picture book, celebrated author April Pulley Sayre sheds new light on the wonders of rain, from the beauty of a raindrop balanced on a leaf to the amazing, never-ending water cycle that keeps our planet in perfect ecological balance."--

Sleepy, the goodnight buddy

Drew Daywalt


"When a boy who routinely refuses to go to bed gets a talkative stuffed animal, the tables are turned!"--

Frog and toad are friends.

Arnold Lobel


Five tales recounting the adventures of two best friends - Frog and Toad.


Kelly DiPucchio


A proper bulldog raised in a poodle family and a tough poodle raised in a bulldog family meet one day in the park.

The day you begin

Jacqueline Woodson


Other students laugh when Rigoberto, an immigrant from Venezuela, introduces himself but later, he meets Angelina and discovers that he is not the only one who feels like an outsider.

The paper bag princess

Robert N. Munsch


A reading and English language development medium with text and illustrations that may be explored at the reader's own pace. Clicking the mouse on any word or picture element retrieves pronunciations, syllables, second-language translations, or places words in a list. Enhanced by sound effects and music.

Mercy Watson thinks like a pig

Kate DiCamillo


After Mercy Watson follows the delightful scent and delicious taste of the pansies her thoughtful neighbors plant to beautify their yard, animal control officer Francine Poulet is called out to handle the case, which brings unexpected results.

Here we are : notes for living on planet Earth

Oliver Jeffers


In this salutation from Earth, the chronicler gives a tour of the planet and introduces those who call it home.


Salina Yoon


Upon finding a toy rabbit in the forest, Bear tries his very best to return it to its home but by the time its owner appears, Bear has become attached to Bunny.

Mama built a little nest

Jennifer Ward


Illustrations and simple, rhyming text introduce different kinds of birds' nests, from the scrapes falcons build on high, craggy ledges to the underground nests burrowing owls dig. Includes brief facts about each kind of bird.

Last stop on Market Street

Matt de la Peña


A young boy rides the bus across town with his grandmother and learns to appreciate the beauty in everyday things.