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

Children's Book Week Storytime!

We are celebrating the 100th anniversary of Children’s Book Week! Come listen to some of our favorite books that reflect the themes behind this beautiful celebration-- One World, Many Stories-- such as Dreamers by Yuyi Morales, who also designed this year’s official poster! See y’all at 10:30 AM!

Dreamers Cover Image
ISBN: 9780823440559
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Neal Porter Books - September 4th, 2018

Dinos Rock Storytime!

Here at BookKids, we are firm believers in the awesomeness of dinosaurs! If you agree, then join us for a storytime that honors these amazing, extinct creatures! We’ll be reading Tiny T Rex and the Impossible Hug, Crunch the Shy Dinosaur, and more books about dinosaurs.


Crunch, The Shy Dinosaur Cover Image
By Cirocco Dunlap, Greg Pizzoli (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780399550560
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - May 29th, 2018

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

Pets are the Best Storytime!

Dogs, cats, hamsters, turtles, furry and scaly-- we love ALL pets here at BookKids! Today’s storytime is dedicated to our pets, who keep us company on good days and bad. Come up and grab a seat as we read The Teacher’s Pet and other great stories!




The Teacher's Pet Cover Image
ISBN: 9781484743645
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 2-5 Days
Published: Disney-Hyperion - June 20th, 2017

We Love Libraries Storytime!

We’re celebrating National Library Week with librarian Christina Nelson, who will share some of her favorite books about libraries, including Dinosaur vs. The Library. She also has some songs and activities planned-- come join us at 10:30 AM and express your love of libraries!


Dinosaur vs. the Library (A Dinosaur vs. Book #3) Cover Image
By Bob Shea, Bob Shea (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781423133384
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 2-5 Days
Published: Disney-Hyperion - September 27th, 2011

Hooray for Birds Storytime!

At today’s storytime, we want to honor one of the most underrated creatures in the animal kingdom: birds! Whether you love penguins or pigeons, parrots or owls, we’ve got something for everyone. Come listen to our reading of Nerdy Birdy and other great books about birds!



Nerdy Birdy Cover Image
By Aaron Reynolds, Matt Davies (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781626721272
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 2-5 Days
Published: Roaring Brook Press - September 22nd, 2015

Poets Who Know It Storytime!

April is National Poetry Month, and we’ll be hosting a little fun celebration in the Kids amphitheater with Margaret Wise Brown’s A Celebration of the Seasons and other great books of poetry for kids! Come up to the second floor for some rhythm and rhymes!




A Celebration of the Seasons: Goodnight Songs Cover Image
ISBN: 9781454931287
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sterling Children's Books - October 2nd, 2018

Brand New Books Storytime!

Gather ‘round, friends, because today we are going to be exploring some exciting new releases, such as Maria the Matador by Anne Lambelet and more! These are books that have just hit the shelves, and we can’t wait to share them with you-- join us at 10:30 AM!




Maria the Matador Cover Image
By Anne Lambelet, Anne Lambelet (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781624146565
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 2-5 Days
Published: Page Street Kids - February 5th, 2019

I'm Not Afraid of the Dark Storytime!

Who’s afraid of the dark? Not us at BookKids! At today’s storytime we’ll be exploring stories about the wonder of darkness, such as Louise Greig’s The Night Box. It’s going to be a fun one, friends-- join us in the amphitheater!






The Night Box Cover Image
By Louise Greig, Ashling Lindsay (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781328850935
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 2-5 Days
Published: Clarion Books - September 25th, 2018

Imagination Station Storytime!

It's when you let your imagination run wild that you can have the most magical adventures of all! Whether starring dancing pink elephants or monsters in a tropical jungle – you never know what your dreams will bring. Come read Petra and some other imaginative stories!



Petra Cover Image
ISBN: 9780735262676
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Tundra Books - February 6th, 2018