FaceBook Live Story Time with Kristine

Storytime & CraftsIt's Virtual Story Time!

We've missed our Story Time friends and are excited to welcome everyone back for virtual
Story Time every Friday at 10:00am! Join us on our FaceBook page where Kristine will be reading new children's books each week. A selection of recent titles is available for purchase below, or stop by the store and take home your favorites!

 

 

 

 


Recently featured books:

Dude! Cover Image
By Aaron Reynolds, Dan Santat (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781626726031
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Roaring Brook Press - April 24th, 2018

Aaron Reynolds, the author of Nerdy Berdy and Creepy Carrots! teams up with Dan Santat, the Caldecott–winning illustrator behind The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend to create the hilarious, gnarly summer adventure picture book, Dude!

Dude! You have to read this book.


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Nugget and Fang: Friends Forever—or Snack Time? Cover Image
By Tammi Sauer, Michael Slack (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780544481718
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - March 3rd, 2015

Friends forever--or snack time?

In the deep ocean, tiny Nugget and big, toothy Fang get along swimmingly—until Nugget’s first day of minnow school. There Nugget learns that minnows are supposed to be afraid of sharks! To regain Nugget’s trust, Fang takes desperate (and hilarious) measures.


Goodnight, Little Dancer Cover Image
By Jennifer Adams, Alea Marley (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781250310040
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Roaring Brook Press - July 21st, 2020

A lovely bedtime story for anyone with dancers at home!


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Pearl Goes to Preschool Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781536207439
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Candlewick - July 21st, 2020

A gentle picture book about a little ballerina who is off to her first day of preschool.


We Will Rock Our Classmates (Penelope #2) Cover Image
By Ryan T. Higgins, Ryan T. Higgins (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368059596
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Disney-Hyperion - July 21st, 2020

Readers will twist and shout for this headbanging companion to the #1 New York Times best-selling We Don't Eat Our Classmates.



Soaked! Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984836625
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - July 14th, 2020

A Hula-Hooping moose, a badger with a bumblebee umbrella, a rabbit in a cashmere sweater, and a very wet bear star in this unpredictable and laugh-out-loud picture book in which having fun gets the best of a grumpy bear.


When the Storm Comes Cover Image
By Linda Ashman, Taeeun Yoo (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399546099
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - May 26th, 2020

This book is perfect for our New England families. Makes a nor'easter seem almost welcomed.


Playing Possum Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781328782700
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Clarion Books - July 7th, 2020

Wonderfully illustrated book about a possum and his armadillo friend. Both deal with fear in different ways but find that with a bit of patience and understanding they can do things they never thought they could.


Don't Worry, Little Crab Cover Image
By Chris Haughton, Chris Haughton (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536211191
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Candlewick - April 7th, 2020

Adorable, colorful story about a little crab who conquers its fear of the big ocean.


Swashby and the Sea Cover Image
By Beth Ferry, Juana Martinez-Neal (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780544707375
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - May 5th, 2020

So clever, so cute, so loving.
It makes me wish I lived by a Swashby at the beach.