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

Around the World Storytime!

Books have a special way of introducing us to unfamiliar, faraway places and different cultures and customs, which is why we love reading stories by diverse authors from all over the world.

All the Way to Havana Cover Image
By Margarita Engle, Mike Curato (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781627796422
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Henry Holt & Company - August 29th, 2017

Abiyoyo Cover Image
By Pete Seeger, Michael Hays (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780689718106
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Aladdin Paperbacks - January 1st, 1994

Firefighters Rock Storytime!

We can’t wait for you to meet today’s special storytime guest! One of our local firefighters will be here to read the wonderful and hilarious Firefighter Duckies and tell us all about her adventures as one of Austin’s bravest!

Firefighter Duckies! Cover Image
By Frank W. Dormer, Frank W. Dormer (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781481460903
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - May 30th, 2017

We Love Numbers Storytime!

We love numbers! Numbers help us understand our great big world. They help us tell time, keep score on our favorite game, and let grown-ups know how old we are when they ask us for the millionth time! So today we're reading Dr.

One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish Cover Image
ISBN: 9780394800134
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - March 12th, 1960

Stack the Cats Cover Image
ISBN: 9781419723490
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Abrams Appleseed - May 2nd, 2017

Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed Cover Image
ISBN: 9780547896915
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Houghton Mifflin - July 31st, 2012

Lucky Day Storytime!

On this special holiday, we invite all of our young readers to wear GREEN to storytime! We’ll be reading Happy St. Patrick’s Day, Curious George and other stories about good fortune, rainbows and leprechauns, magic and fairy tales, and all things St. Patty’s-- we’ll even be making our own four-leaf clovers!

Happy St. Patrick's Day, Curious George Cover Image
ISBN: 9780544088887
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Houghton Mifflin - January 7th, 2014

Luchador Legends Storytime!

KA-POW! BANG! SPLOK! Señoras y señores, today we will celebrate the Mexican lucha libre tradition with a few of our favorite books, including Yuyi Morales’s Niño Wrestles the World and Cynthia Leonor Garza’s Lucia the Luchadora.

Lucha Libre: Anatomy/Anatomia: A Bilingual Anatomy Book Cover Image
ISBN: 9780986109911
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Lil' Libros - August 15th, 2015

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Lucia the Luchadora Cover Image
ISBN: 9781576878279
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: POW! - March 7th, 2017

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Nino Wrestles the World Cover Image
By Yuyi Morales, Yuyi Morales (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781250062703
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Square Fish - August 25th, 2015