The Kids Corner Bookmobile

Looking to add to your reading list? Check out these books from the Kids Corner Bookmobile - just a few of the hundreds of books recommended over the years on Kids Corner! (refresh for more selections)


First Ladies of the United States


Presidential Pets

Veterinarian Dr. Mindy Cohan joins Kids Corner host Kathy O'Connell to explore the rich and colorful history of presidential pets! Once you've listened to part one, click below to listen to part two - as Mindy explores the pets of Presidents Abraham Lincoln up to President Obama!


The History of Computers

WXPN's Eric Schuman joins Kathy O'Connell to explore the rich history of computer technology. Part one of two. Once you've listened to part one, click below to listen to part two!

 


Robert Drake

Robert Drake

Our all-natural Science Guy Mike Weilbacher takes us on a journey through the Arctic wild - what animals will we see? How do they survive in the cold tundra of the north pole region? 

There are lots of holidays during the year, but only one that is personal to each of us. That is our birthday. My birthday is February 21. When I was a kid, my birthday party was always on February 22, which was a national holiday (Washington’s Birthday) and a day off from school.

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The February Selection

The Watson Go To Birmingham 1963
by Paul Curtis (Classic)

The January Selection

Inkheart 
by Cornelia Funke (Series)

Since we know how important the music of Kids Corner is to you - we've created the Kids Corner Music Channel! It's a audio streaming loop featuring some of the best songs by some of our favorite musicians.

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Kids Corner celebrates its birthday in January - this year we are 27 years old! It all started back on January 4, 1988. It was a cold and snowy night in the city of Philadelphia and ... well, best let Kids Corner host Kathy O'Connell tell you just how it all began! 

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Have you ever wanted to travel into space? Well things are lining up that, by the time you're an adult, you might have the chance to travel into deep space. Where would you want to visit? What would you like to see? Our Cool Astronomer Derrick Pitts talks about the hopes for deep space travel sometime soon!

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The December Selection

Kidnapped
by Robert Louis Stevenson

Each month our all-natural science guy Mike Weilbacher joins us to explore the world around us. In November Mike explained just what the Food Chain is with Kathy.