Storytimes

BookKids storytimes are held at 10:30 AM every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Saturday.

Bow Tie Storytime!

Guess what? Today is National Bow Tie Day, so we’re reading a few goofy reads inspired by our favorite fashion accessories, like Giraffe Problems by Jory John, and decorating our own bow ties! This morning at 10:30.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Juno Valentine and the Magical Shoes Cover Image
By Eva Chen, Derek Desierto (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250297266
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Feiwel & Friends - November 6th, 2018

Back to School Storytime!

Grab your pens, notebooks, and pencils, because school is back in session! We'll be reading The King of Kindergarten and more great stories that will give students the confidence to go back to school!

 

 

 

The King of Kindergarten Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524740740
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - July 2nd, 2019

All Are Welcome Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525579649
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - July 10th, 2018

We Don't Eat Our Classmates Cover Image
By Ryan T. Higgins, Ryan T. Higgins (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368003551
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Disney-Hyperion - June 19th, 2018

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School's First Day of School Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781596439641
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Roaring Brook Press - June 28th, 2016

Shapes and Sizes Storytime!

We welcome readers of all shapes and sizes to join us for a silly, shape-themed storytime! Come up to the amphitheater at 10:30 AM to read Brendan Wenzel’s Hello Hello and more books exploring the shapes of the world around us.

 

 

 

 

 

Hello Hello (Books for Preschool and Kindergarten, Poetry Books for Kids) Cover Image
By Brendan Wenzel (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452150147
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chronicle Books - March 20th, 2018

Triangle Cover Image
By Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9780763696030
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Published: Candlewick - March 14th, 2017

Circle Rolls Cover Image
By Barbara Kanninen, Serge Bloch (By (artist))
$16.95
ISBN: 9780714876306
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Published: Phaidon Press - May 4th, 2018

Road Trip Storytime!

Join us today to celebrate all things road trip in this fun romp of a storytime! We'll read Let’s Go For a Drive and other exciting books about driving across the country and everything that makes it an incredible adventure.

 

 

 

 

 

Let's Go for a Drive! (An Elephant and Piggie Book) Cover Image
By Mo Willems, Mo Willems (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781423164821
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Hyperion Books for Children - October 2nd, 2012

Are We There Yet? Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316199995
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 12th, 2016

All in the Family Storytime!

We’ll be reading a few of our favorite stories about families of all backgrounds, shapes, and sizes, including the heartfelt Where Are You From? We hope to see you there with your whole family!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Where Are You From? Cover Image
By Yamile Saied Méndez, Jaime Kim (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062839930
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - June 4th, 2019

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Last Stop on Market Street Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399257742
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - January 8th, 2015

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Ocean Meets Sky Cover Image
By Terry Fan, Eric Fan, Terry Fan (Illustrator), Eric Fan (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481470377
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - May 15th, 2018

Coloring Party Storytime!

Turns out August is National Crayon Collection Month, so we’re celebrating today with a coloring party! Join us as we read The Book of Mistakes by Corinna Luyken and other books by our favorite coloring masters!

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Drawn Together Cover Image
By Minh Lê, Dan Santat (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781484767603
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - June 5th, 2018

When Pencil Met Eraser Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250309396
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Published: Imprint - May 28th, 2019

Shark Week Storytime!

We wait for it all year round and it’s finally here-- it’s SHARK WEEK, y’all! At today’s storytime we will be learning cool facts about sharks and reading some of our favorite books about them, including Misunderstood Shark by Ame Dyckman.

 

 

 

 

Misunderstood Shark Cover Image
By Ame Dyckman, Scott Magoon (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338112474
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Orchard Books - April 24th, 2018

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