CHICAGO (CBS) — It’s “The Word Collector” and it’s read by the Obamas.
The Chicago Public Library is offering readings for kids by beloved Chicagoans past and present.READ MORE: After Benet Academy Hires Gay Lacrosse Coach, Abbot Who Oversees School Says He Is 'Deeply Troubled'
On Thursday, former President Barack and First Lady Michelle Obama read one of their favorite books by author Peter Reynolds.READ MORE: Lake County Man Dies From First Case Of Rabies In Illinois Since 1954, After Waking Up With Bat On Neck
Next week, spoken words from Oprah Winfrey.
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Barack and I had so much fun reading âThe Word Collectorâ for a family read-a-long through the @chipublib. This book is one of my favoritesâit reminds me of what it was like to get lost in the magic of words as a little kid. I hope you enjoy it as much as we did. pic.twitter.com/jYpv8GVZZN
— Michelle Obama (@MichelleObama) May 14, 2020
Check out Live From The Library on the CPL website for more information.