IN PERSON: Storytime

Join us at the shop for storytime every Thursday at 9:30 AM! We read stories, sing songs, and do an art activity. The themes change weekly. This storytime is great for toddlers and preschoolers.

On October 13th author Zaida Hernandez will be joining us - her book My First Space Words in English and Spanish is linked below.

Books that we have read recently include:

The Pout-Pout Fish by Deborah Diesen
Turtle Tug to the Rescue by Michael Slack
Ocean by Britta Teckentrup
Ribbit by Jorey Hurley
Pirate Jack Gets Dressed by Nancy Raines Day
There's a Dragon in Your Book by Tom Fletcher
Calling All Cars by Sue Fliess
Baby Shark by Pinkfong

Event date: 
Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:30am
Thursday, August 25, 2022 - 9:30am
Thursday, September 1, 2022 - 9:30am
Thursday, September 8, 2022 - 9:30am
Thursday, September 15, 2022 - 9:30am
Thursday, September 22, 2022 - 9:30am
Thursday, September 29, 2022 - 9:30am
Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 9:30am
Thursday, October 13, 2022 - 9:30am
Thursday, October 20, 2022 - 9:30am
Thursday, October 27, 2022 - 9:30am
Event address: 
14532 Memorial Drive
Houston, TX 77079
My First Space Words in English and Spanish By Zaida Hernandez, Jayri Gómez (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Zaida Hernandez, Jayri Gómez (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9781948066402
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Lil' Libros - August 30th, 2022

Introduce your little ones to their first space words in both English and Spanish

Space, telescopes, missions, and UFOs - welcome to your first glossary space words


The Pout-Pout Fish (A Pout-Pout Fish Adventure #1) By Deborah Diesen, Dan Hanna (Illustrator), Dan Hanna (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Deborah Diesen, Dan Hanna (Illustrator), Dan Hanna (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780374360962
Availability: Usually Ships in 4-7 Days
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - March 18th, 2008

The first book in the New York Times bestselling Pout-Pout Fish series from Deborah Diesen and illustrator Dan Hanna!

Deep in the water,
Mr. Fish swims about
With his fish face stuck
In a permanent pout.

Can his pals cheer him up?
Will his pout ever end?
Is there something he can learn


Ocean: A Peek-Through Picture Book By Britta Teckentrup Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525647201
Availability: Usually Ships in 4-7 Days
Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - May 28th, 2019

From the bestselling series that began with Tree: A Peek-Through Picture Book comes an elaborate and beautiful children's book with peek-through holes that show the amazing life in the world's oceans.


There's a Dragon in Your Book (Who's In Your Book?) By Tom Fletcher, Greg Abbott (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Tom Fletcher, Greg Abbott (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524766382
Availability: Usually Ships in 4-7 Days
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 4th, 2018

OH LOOK! The cutest baby DRAGON has hatched inside YOUR book! Get ready for another lively, interactive read-aloud in the Who's In Your Book series!

This infectious read-aloud invites kids to use their powers of imagination--along with some stamping, blowing, and flapping--to save their book from an adorable baby dragon's flammable sneezes!


Calling All Cars By Sue Fliess, Sarah Beise (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sue Fliess, Sarah Beise (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781492638360
Availability: Special Order
Published: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky - June 1st, 2016

Big cars, small cars, let's call ALL cars This bouncy bedtime cars book explores the wonderful world of cars zipping up, down, fast, and slow. A perfect cars board book with basic concepts for eager young learners from the author of Tons of Trucks.


Baby Shark: Doo-Doo-Doo-Doo-Doo-Doo! By Pinkfong Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780063044999
Availability: Usually Ships in 4-7 Days
Published: HarperFestival - February 23rd, 2021

Based on the global phenomenon, this official Pinkfong Baby Shark book is perfect for sharing with the Baby Shark fan in your life! This interactive board book is an excellent choice for families, in particular for children ages 3 to 5. It’s a fun way for toddlers to learn key motor skills!