Storytimes

BookKids storytimes are held at 10:30 AM every Tuesday and Wednesday, and at 11:30 AM on Saturdays.

Last Storytime of 2018!

The last storytime of 2018 will feature our favorite books of the year!

The Kids team has chosen-- come see which ones made the cut! We will be making our New Year resolutions, enjoying yummy snacks, giving away awesome goodies, and celebrating another great year at BookKids!

 

Giraffe Problems Storytime!

Do you ever stop and think about how uncomfortable giraffes must be all the time? Their necks are crazy long! Do you ever stop and think about all the struggles penguins face? Antarctica is freezing!

Giraffe Problems Cover Image
By Jory John, Lane Smith (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524772031
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 25th, 2018

Penguin Problems Cover Image
By Jory John, Lane Smith (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780553513370
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 27th, 2016

Delightful Desserts Storytime!

Gather ‘round, dear friends, and we hope you’re hungry! At today’s storytime we’ll be featuring A Big Mooncake for Little Star, a dreamy new picture book from author-illustrator Grace Lin, and other stories that make us crave those sweet treats.

A Big Mooncake for Little Star Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316404488
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - August 28th, 2018

Bears, Bears, Bears Storytime!

In honor of the hibernating season, today we’ll be reading books about our favorite cozy buddies: bears! So gather ‘round as we dive into Bear Snores On, Mother Bruce, and more stories about our furry friends!

 

 

 

 

 

Bear Snores On (The Bear Books) Cover Image
By Karma Wilson, Jane Chapman (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780689831874
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - January 1st, 2002

Illustrator Spotlight Storytime!

Here at BookKids, we LOVE illustrators. They add their own style to the picture books we love so much, bringing the author’s words to life! Today we’re reading books by illustrators we love, including Corinna Luyken’s The Book of Mistakes, and giving away a special prize!

 

 

The Book of Mistakes Cover Image
By Corinna Luyken, Corinna Luyken (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780735227927
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Dial Books - April 18th, 2017

How the Grinch Stole Storytime!

It’s almost Christmas and we’re so excited for hot chocolate, presents, and warm fuzzy socks! But WAIT! We spy a Grinch ‘round the corner, looking to stir up some trouble. Please come to BookPeople and help us save storytime! Great books and treats await...

 

How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (Classic Seuss) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780394800790
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - October 12th, 1957

Author Guest Storytime with Sonia Panigrahy!

We have a special treat for all our young readers and superheroes today! Author Sonia Panigrahy will be at storytime to share her inspiring book, Nina the Neighborhood Ninja. Plus, the author will sign your copy of the book and answer all your burning questions!

Nina the Neighborhood Ninja Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780997595604
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 2-5 Days
Published: Sonia Panigrahy - November 2nd, 2016

Get Your Giggles Storytime!

Today we’re in the mood to L O L, laugh out loud, giggle ‘til our tummies hurt! If you want to laugh too, join us at storytime as we read LeUyen Pham’s The Itchy Book! and more great books that will have you rolling on the floor!

The fun starts at 10:30 AM in the Kids amphitheater.

Elephant & Piggie Like Reading! - The Itchy Book! Cover Image
By Mo Willems, LeUyen Pham, Mo Willems (Illustrator), LeUyen Pham (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781368005647
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Hyperion Books for Children - May 15th, 2018

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