Here you will find readings of books by authors and celebrities.
Melania Trump Reads The Little Rabbit by Nicola Killen for Easter (2020-04-13): Melania Trump read from The Little Rabbit by Nicola Killen for Easter 2020. She read while sitting on a white bench.
Melania Trump Reads Party Animals at White House Easter Egg Roll (2017-04-17): Melania Trump read the Party Animals by Kathie Lee Gifford at the White House Easter Egg Roll.
Sean Spicer Reads How to Catch the Easter Bunny at White House Easter Egg Roll (2017-04-17): Sean Spicer read the book How to Catch the Easter Bunny at the White House Easter Egg Roll
Charlie Rose Reads Twas the Night Before Christmas (2016-12-23): Charlie Rose read from Twas the Night Before Christmas in this Christmas video from CBS This Morning.
Jonathan Franzen Reads Stephen Colbert a Terrifying Bedtime Story (2015-10-29): Jonathan Franzen read a bedtime story to Stephen Colbert. It was all about giant online bookstore that gobbled up independents. Now who could the Wolf be?
Jim Carrey Reads How Roland Rolls at White House Easter Egg Roll (2014-04-23): Jim Carrey read from his book How Roland Rolls at the 2014 White House Easter Egg Roll
President Obama Reads Chicka Chicka Boom Boom at 2013 White House Easter Egg Roll (2013-04-11): President Obama read Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin Jr.
Video: Richard Blanco Reads Inaugural Poem (2013-01-21): Richard Blanco read his poem, "One Today," at the 2013 Inauguration today.
Jeff Kinney Reads From Diary of a Wimpy Kid at 2012 White House Easter Egg Roll (2012-04-13): Author Jeff Kinney read from his popular novel, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, at the 2012 White House Easter Egg Roll.
Stephen King Reads From Dr. Sleep, His Sequel to The Shining (2011-09-28): Stephen King has been working on a sequel to his 1977 novel, The Shining.
Oliver Jeffers Talks Stick Legs and Reads From His Latest Children's Book (2011-09-18): Oliver Jeffers next children's book, Stuck, will arrive in stores in November.
John Lithgow Reads From His Books at White House Easter Egg Roll (2011-04-25): Author and actor John Lithgow was one of the readers at this year's White House Easter Egg Roll.
John Bemelmans Marciano Reads Madeleine at the White House (2011-04-25): Author John Bemelmans Marciano grandfather wrote the original Madeline book.
Justin Bieber Reads The Cat in the Hat (2011-03-20): Here is a video of young pop star Justin Bieber reading The Cat in the Hat.
Neil Gaiman Reads from New Children's Book, Instructions (2010-05-29): Newbery Award-winner Neil Gaiman talks about his new children's book called Instructions (HarperCollins).
J.K. Rowling Reads From Harry Potter at White House (2010-04-05): J.K. Rowling read from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone at the White House Easter Egg Roll
DJ Lance Reads Duck! Rabbit! (2010-04-05): DJ Lance from Yo Gabba Gabba reads Duck! Rabbit! by Amy Krouse Rosenthal and Tom Lichtenheld at the 2010 White House Easter Egg Roll.
Captain Sullenberger Reads From His New Book, Highest Duty (2009-10-15): Captain Sullenberger reads an excerpt from his new book, Highest Duty, from his home in this video clip.
A Weekly Poem - Read by the Author (2004-08-11): Who says that poetry is a dead art form? No one at Slate, at any rate.