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:

Slug in Love Cover Image
By Rachel Bright, Nadia Shireen (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781665900461
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - December 14th, 2021

From the bestselling author of Love Monster comes the irresistible story of one slug’s search for love in this endearing rhyming picture book perfect for Valentine’s Day!

Doug the slug needs a hug. But who wants to hug a slug called Doug? After a long search for someone to snuggle, lonesome Doug is ready to give up hope.


The Year We Learned to Fly Cover Image
By Jacqueline Woodson, Rafael López (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399545535
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - January 4th, 2022

Jacqueline Woodson and Rafael López's highly anticipated companion to their #1 New York Times bestseller The Day You Begin illuminates the power in each of us to face challenges with confidence.


Santa Jaws Cover Image
By Bridget Heos, Galia Bernstein (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250244628
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - October 26th, 2021

While kids write notes to Santa Claus, / Sharks line up for Santa Jaws. / They tell him all their Christmas wishes. / Santa thinks they sound delicious!


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The Snowflake Cover Image
By Benji Davies, Benji Davies (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062563606
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: HarperCollins - September 14th, 2021

From Benji Davies, the award-winning creator of Tad and The Storm Whale, comes a dazzling wintery tale about a young girl wishing for a perfect Christmas tree, and a young snowflake wishing for the perfect place to land.


The Impossible Mountain Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316427746
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 30th, 2021

You are never too small for a big adventure.
Anna and her little brother Finn have lived their whole lives safe behind the stone wall of their village, never knowing what lay beyond. Until the day they peek over the edge and see the Mountain for the first time. Now, there's no stopping them.


One Is a Feast for Mouse: A Thanksgiving Tale (Adventures of Mouse #1) Cover Image
By Judy Cox, Jeffrey Ebbeler (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780823422319
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Holiday House - September 15th, 2009

One tiny, happy mouse's simple Thanksgiving dinner gets bigger and bigger. . . and bigger! Uh oh!

This perfect Thanksgiving read-aloud gently reminds us to give thanks for the little things in life-- and not to let our celebrations get too out of hand!


Off-Limits Cover Image
By Helen Yoon, Helen Yoon (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536207316
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Candlewick - November 9th, 2021

For every child who has ever felt that grown-ups have all the fun, here is a vicarious chance to slip behind the office door—and play with all the tempting things that are off-limits.


Interrupting Chicken: Cookies for Breakfast Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536207781
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Candlewick - November 9th, 2021

In her latest star turn, the little red chicken from the Caldecott Honor Book Interrupting Chicken is hungry—and sillier than ever.


Forty Winks: A Bedtime Adventure Cover Image
By Kelly DiPucchio, Lita Judge (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781419745522
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - October 26th, 2021

Excellent read aloud. A rhyming, tongue-twister story of a brood of mice getting ready for bed. Lots of fun for grownups and kids!


Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781626727465
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Roaring Brook Press - October 22nd, 2019

Winner of the 2020 Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal
A 2020 American Indian Youth Literature Picture Book Honor Winner

“A wonderful and sweet book . . . Lovely stuff.” —The New York Times Book Review