PNC Great Readers

Listen in as some of our well known community partners read their favorite children’s books.


Hippos Go Berserk

By Sandra Boynton

Read By: Jake Allen
Goaltender, St. Louis Blues


Love You Forever

By Robert Munsch

Read By: Marin Alsop
Music Director, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra


Green Eggs and Ham

By Dr. Seuss

Read By: David Andrews
Center, New England Patriots


We Don't Eat Our Classmates

By Ryan T. Higgins

Read By: Stephen Baker
NY Giants Alum


In My Granny's Garden

By Pearl Cleage and Zaron Burnett

Read By: Pearl Cleage and Zaron Burnett



By Ian Falconer

Read By: Kahleah Copper
Guard, Chicago Sky


Harry the Dirty Dog

By Gene Zion

Read By: Charlie Coyle
Center, Boston Bruins


Pete the Cat: Rocking in My School Shoes

By Eric Litwin, Illustrated by James Dean

Read By: Harold Craw
General Manager, Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp


Peg + Cat: The Race Car Problem

By Jennifer Oxley and Billy Aronson

Read By: Scott Dixon
Driver, PNC No. 9 IndyCar


The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Read By: Mike Elias

General Manager, Baltimore Orioles
Driver, PNC No. 9 IndyCar


Should I Share My Ice Cream
(An Elephant and Piggie Book)

By Mo Willems

Read By: Edward Lee
Chef and Restaurateur


Are You My Mother?

By P. D. Eastman

Read By: Luke Maile
Catcher, Pittsburgh Pirates


Fiona, It's Bedtime

By Richard Cowdrey

Read By:Thane Maynard
Director, Cincinnati Zoo


Green Eggs and Ham

By Dr. Seuss

Read By: Larry McReynolds


The Very Hungry Caterpillar

By Eric Carle

Read By: Suzy Merchant
Head Coach, Michigan State University Women's Basketball team


Fancy Nancy: Budding Ballerina

By Jane O'Connor

Read By: Victoria Morgan 
Artistic Director, Cincinnati Ballet


Speedy Delivery

From the producers of Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood

Read By: David Newell
"Mr. McFeely" from Mister Rogers' Neighborhood


Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?

By Bill Martin, Jr.

Read By: Merrill Reese
Play-by-Play Announcer, Philadelphia Eagles Radio


Claudette's Miraculous Motown Adventure

By Claudette Robinson and A. K. Morris

Read By: Claudette Robinson
Singer & Songwriter, The Miracles


Pete the Cat and the Cool Cat Boogie

By James Dean and Kimberly Dean

Read By: Trevor Rosen
Songwriter and Musician, Old Dominion


The Very Hungry Caterpillar

By Eric Carle

Read By: Carrie Tollefson
U.S. Olympian


The Gruffalo

By Julia Donaldson

Read By: Tom Toomey
Guitarist, The Zombies


Chicka Chicka 123

By Bill Martin, Jr., Michael Sampson and Lois Ehlert

Read By: Marty Turco
Retired NHL Goaltender and President, Dallas Stars Foundation


If You Give a Mouse a Cookie

By Laura Numeroff

Read By: Chad Wallach
Catcher, Miami Marlins


Mr. Tiger Goes Wild

By Peter Brown

Read By: Jesse Winker
Outfielder, Cincinnati Reds


Pond Hockey

By Andrew Sherburne and Tommy Haines

Read By: Jason Zucker
Winger, Pittsburgh Penguins