Virtual Story Time

Storytime & CraftsWe post Story Time on Facebook every Friday at 10am. Hear Kristine and other Buttonwood friends read the week's newest children's titles as well as old 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:

Ten Spooky Pumpkins Cover Image
By Gris Grimly, Gris Grimly (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338112443
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Orchard Books - September 21st, 2021

Join celebrated creator Gris Grimly in this spooky countdown, as one little girl ventures out into the night for an unforgettable Halloween adventure!

10 little pumpkins, sitting in a line,looking for a cat and they found nine.The wind said SWOOSH and the gate went CREAK.The owl cried WHOOOO, we all screamed EEK!


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Poultrygeist Cover Image
By Eric Geron, Pete Oswald (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781536210507
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - August 10th, 2021

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Norman Didn't Do It!: (Yes, He Did) (Mother Bruce Series) Cover Image
By Ryan Higgins, Ryan Higgins (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368026239
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Disney-Hyperion - September 7th, 2021

Ryan T. Higgins, the #1 New York Times best-selling author of the Mother Bruce series, delivers a contemporary tale of friendship.
Norman is a porcupine. Mildred is a tree. Norman and Mildred are best friends. Just the two of them. And only the two of them. But when a surprise pops up, life will never be the same again.


Bright Star Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823443284
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Neal Porter Books - September 7th, 2021

From the creator of the New York Times bestseller Dreamers comes a beautiful story about growth, empowerment, and finding one's own voice.

Child, you are awake!
You are alive!
You are a bright star,
Inside our hearts.


Something New for Rosh Hashanah Cover Image
By Jane Yolen, Christine Battuz (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781728403403
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - August 1st, 2021

Becca refuses to try any news foods, until her family persuades her that Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, is a time to try something new. While dad suggests shaving off his mustache for a new look, and mom thinks she'll take up knitting as a new project, Becca decides she's ready to try something new, too


The New Kid Has Fleas Cover Image
By Ame Dyckman, Eda Kaban (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250245243
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Roaring Brook Press - June 15th, 2021

From bestselling author Ame Dyckman and illustrator Eda Kaban, The New Kid Has Fleas is a hilarious picture book about a new kid in school who appears to have been raised by wolves.

There's a new kid in class, and they're . . . different.

They dress different. Talk different. Eat different.

And the word on the playground is: they have fleas.


Animals Go Vroom! Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984836656
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - August 24th, 2021

With a nod to Richard Scarry, this inventive picture book surprises readers with every turn of the page!


Ergo Cover Image
By Alexis Deacon, Viviane Schwarz (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536217803
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - July 26th, 2021

The creative team behind I Am Henry Finch offers a picture book Plato for little ones, as Ergo the chick, from inside her egg, contemplates the world--and her place in it.


Toasty Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780823447077
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Published: Margaret Ferguson Books - May 4th, 2021

A deliciously funny story about Toasty, a piece of bread who wants to be a dog, for fans of Arnie the Doughnut by Laurie Keller and Everyone Loves Bacon by Kelly DiPucchio.


The Pout-Pout Fish and the Bully-Bully Shark (A Pout-Pout Fish Adventure) Cover Image
By Deborah Diesen, Dan Hanna (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780374312220
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - September 10th, 2019

Mr. Fish and all his friends
Love to play down at the park.
But that ends when theyre bullied
By a misbehaving shark!

Mr. Fish wants to help.
He knows bullying is wrong!
But hes just one fish
Is he really that strong?