Story Time and Crafts

Storytime & Crafts

 

Please join us every Friday at 10:00am for a casual get-together featuring stories, both new and classic titles, and a themed craft.

Story Time and Crafts is suitable for children ages 3 & up (or younger with supervision).

 

 

 

 


Recently featured books:

Dandy Cover Image
By Ame Dyckman, Charles Santoso (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316362955
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 2nd, 2019


From popular author Ame Dyckman and rising star Charles Santoso comes the laugh-out-loud story of a father desperate to destroy the dandelion marring his perfectly manicured lawn, and his daughter's fierce attempts to save it.


The Little Green Girl Cover Image
By Lisa Anchin, Lisa Anchin (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780735230736
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Dial Books - April 2nd, 2019

A heartwarming and wildly imaginative tale about broadening your horizons, with a wonderfully unique father-daughter pair at the root of the story.


Tiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug Cover Image
By Jonathan Stutzman, Jay Fleck (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781452170336
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Chronicle Books - March 5th, 2019

Tiny T. Rex has a HUGE problem. His friend Pointy needs cheering up and only a hug will do. But with his short stature and teeny T. Rex arms, is a hug impossible? Not if Tiny has anything to say about it! Join this plucky little dinosaur in his very first adventure—a warm and funny tale that proves the best hugs come from the biggest hearts.


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Elbert, the Curious Clock Tower Bear Cover Image
By Andrew Prahin, Andrew Prahin (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525513988
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - March 5th, 2019

An inquisitive bear discovers the wonders of the world around him in this utterly charming picture book that celebrates curiosity, asking questions, and being true to yourself.


Sheep Dog and Sheep Sheep Cover Image
By Eric Barclay, Eric Barclay (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062677389
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: HarperCollins - February 12th, 2019

An accidental-friendship story packed with humor from author-illustrator Eric Barclay

Sheep is an expert at protecting sheep—or so she thinks until one happy afternoon when she bumps into a very hairy someone on the farm.

“Who are you?” she asks.


The Very Impatient Caterpillar Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338289411
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Scholastic Press - February 26th, 2019

This clever send-up of every child's biggest challenge -- being patient! -- is a STEM-friendly, laugh-out-loud comedy about metamorphosis.

* "Super-charged." --The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, starred review

"Will delight fans of Mo Willems's "Pigeon" series... absolutely charming." --School Library Journal


Harold Snipperpot's Best Disaster Ever Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062498823
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: HarperCollins - February 5th, 2019

From the internationally admired, award-winning creator of many celebrated picture books, including On a Magical Do-Nothing Day, A Lion in Paris, and The Wonderful Fluffy Little Squishy, comes a story about lonely Harold Snipperpot, a seven-year-old boy who has never had a real birthday party, until now.


The Home Builders Cover Image
By Varsha Bajaj, Simona Mulazzani (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399166853
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - February 12th, 2019

This vibrantly illustrated picture book celebrates a variety of woodland creatures as they make their homes and prepare for their young.


The Lost Book Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534438187
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - February 5th, 2019

A rabbit who prefers real-life adventures to stories finds a lost book that takes him on an exciting journey in this charming picture book about the power of tales to inspire children and bring them together.

Everyone in Rabbit Town loves to read. Well, everyone except for Henry, who would much prefer to play outside.


Mirabel's Missing Valentines Cover Image
By Janet Lawler, Olivia Chin Mueller (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781454927396
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Sterling Children's Books - December 4th, 2018

When Mirabel's valentines fall out of her bag on the way to school, the shy little mouse panics. But those lost cards brighten some days . . . before making their way back to her.

"This sweetly inspiring story of a timid mouse stepping outside her comfort zone is a winner. Great for Valentine's or any day." --School Library Journal