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:

Oona Cover Image
By Kelly DiPucchio, Raissa Figueroa (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062982247
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - January 12th, 2021

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


Puppy in My Head: A Book About Mindfulness Cover Image
By Elise Gravel, Elise Gravel (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063037670
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: HarperCollins - January 5th, 2021

Excellent book for parents looking for a picture book dealing with anxiety. Which I feel came up a lot this past year.

recommended by Kristine


Spring Stinks: A Little Bruce Book (Mother Bruce Series) Cover Image
By Ryan T. Higgins, Ryan T. Higgins (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781368060912
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Disney-Hyperion - January 5th, 2021

Bruce is back! and apparently hates spring.

Recommended by Kristine


Crow & Snow Cover Image
By Robert Broder, Olivier Tallec (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534445956
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - October 27th, 2020

Love, love, love this one.

- Kristine


Hanukkah Bear Cover Image
By Eric A. Kimmel, Mike Wohnoutka (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780823447503
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Holiday House - September 1st, 2020

Bubba Brayna’s legendary latkes lure an unexpected visitor into her home in this playful Hanukkah tale from a master storyteller.


Bear Says Thanks (Classic Board Books) Cover Image
By Karma Wilson, Jane Chapman (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781534474185
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Little Simon - September 1st, 2020

In this playful and charmingly illustrated Classic Board Book, Bear has so much to give thanks for!

What better way for Bear to say thanks than over a nice, big dinner? Bear decides to throw a feast! One by one, Bear’s friends show up with different platters of delicious food to share. There’s just one problem: Bear’s cupboards are bare! What is he to do?


Julia's House Moves On Cover Image
By Ben Hatke, Ben Hatke (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250191373
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: First Second - September 29th, 2020

I can't express what a huge fan I am of Ben Hatke. His illustrations are whimsical and delightful. This one has a story to match. Poor Julia watches as all her plans blow away, but it's OK. Sometimes that happens and you just have to let go. What a lovely message for all of us.

Recommended by Kristine


Pig the Slob (Pig the Pug) Cover Image
By Aaron Blabey, Aaron Blabey (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781338713718
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Press - November 10th, 2020

Pig is back. Thankfully, so is Trevor!

Recommended by Kristine


Find Fergus Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984849021
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - November 3rd, 2020

Really fun interactive seek and find book. Fergus is adorable.


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ABCs of Halloween Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781546014850
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: WorthyKids - July 14th, 2020

Celebrate the ABCs of Halloween with two adorable cats in this funny and kid-friendly board book.