FaceBook Live Story Time with Kristine

Storytime & CraftsIt's Virtual Story Time!

Visit our FaceBook page every Friday to hear Kristine read the week's newest children's books along with Buttonwood favorites. A selection of recent titles is available for purchase below, or stop by the store and take home a new book to love!





Recently featured books:

Salty's Rescue Cover Image
ISBN: 9781736199053
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Sdp Publishing - March 24th, 2021

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The Duck Who Didn't Like Water Cover Image
By Steve Small, Steve Small (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781534489172
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - March 30th, 2021

See a duck take to the water of friendship in this gorgeously warm, funny book about the joy of making an unexpected connection.

Duck is not like other ducks. Duck doesn’t like water and is perfectly fine alone, thank you very much. But then, one dark and stormy night, an outgoing, water-loving, and very lost Frog turns up at Duck’s door.

Rabbit! Rabbit! Rabbit! Cover Image
By Lorna Scobie, Lorna Scobie (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781250760746
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - February 23rd, 2021

Adventurous young mermaid needs to figure out how to get the shiny crown wedged in a deep dark hole. The illustrations are adorable.

Little Sap: The Magical Story of a Forest Family Cover Image
By Jan Hughes, Ruth Hengeveld (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781951836061
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Published: Cameron Kids - March 23rd, 2021

Fantastic science picture book! Gorgeous illustrations (the mushroom page is the best!) Nice story for the youngest readers with extra information about forests and trees for the older ones.

Highly Recommended by Kristine

Chicken Little and the Big Bad Wolf Cover Image
By Sam Wedelich, Sam Wedelich (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781338359008
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Published: Scholastic Press - March 2nd, 2021

If you like Mo Willems’ Pigeon, you’ll love Sam Wedelich’s Chicken Little!

Chicken Little is NOT afraid of anything, not even a wolf. No matter how big or bad he is.

In fact, she's never even seen a wolf.

So when a real wolf shows up and ruffles her feathers, what's a fretful fowl to do: Join the frenzied flock and fly the coop?

Out of Nowhere Cover Image
ISBN: 9781534481008
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - March 9th, 2021

I just love the B&W illustrations and the sweet story about adventure and friendship.

- Kristine

As Strong as the River Cover Image
ISBN: 9781838740177
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Published: Flying Eye Books - March 2nd, 2021

Little cub wants to be big and strong like all the other bears because there's nothing bigger or stronger than a bear... or is there?

Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories (Classic Seuss) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780394800875
Availability: Backordered
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers -

Dr. Seuss presents three modern fables in the rhyming favorite Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories. The collection features tales about greed (“Yertle the Turtle”), vanity (“Gertrude McFuzz”), and pride (“The Big Brag”). In no other book does a small burp have such political importance! Yet again, Dr.

Rectangle Time Cover Image
By Pamela Paul, Becky Cameron (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780593115114
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Published: Philomel Books - February 16th, 2021

Perfect for story time, New York Times Book Review editor Pamela Paul's funny and charming story about books, pets, and reading together will enchant readers of all ages.

The Best Place in the World Cover Image
By Petr Horacek, Petr Horacek (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781536212853
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Published: Candlewick - February 3rd, 2021

Leaving his beloved meadow behind helps Hare discover what makes it such a special place in this captivating new book from acclaimed author-illustrator Petr Horácek.