Bedtime Stories

Reading with children has a powerful impact on their development and learning. It provides language skills and can increase concentration. Reading aloud to children at bedtime is also an excellent bonding experience.

The library has the perfect bedtime stories for your family!


If Your Monster Won't Go to Bed

A little girl with lots of experience tells you all the tips and tricks you need to know for putting your own monster to sleep. Parents will enjoy the humor and kids will find the monsters relatable.


How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight?

This sweet book entertainingly shows what dinosaurs might do and not do as a bedtime routine. It shows many types of dinosaurs, as well!


Snoozefest at the Nuzzledome

The animals of the forest have an annual sleeping festival with music, snacks and a pajamas fashion show! This festival is perfect to get kids excited about sleeping!


Goodnight NOLA

Say goodnight to all the wonderful things that help make our hometown home, such as Cafe du Monde and the Superdome.


Tell Me the Day Backwards

Timmy Bear tells Mama Bear the events of the day, starting with the present, and going back through his day. This sweet story is wonderful to end the day on and provides a game you can do with your child, too.