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Join us for a Storytime Launch Party in celebration of Anna Isabel Rauh, Mary Daniel Hobson, and Charles Hobson's delightful collaboration, The Wolf Who Ate the Sky! An utterly charming modern folk tale about a wolf with an excessive appetite and what trouble that causes, six-year-old Anna dictated the story to her mother, Mary, and illustrations were created by Anna's grandfather Charles.

 

$16.00
ISBN: 9781597142984
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Heyday Books - April 10th, 2015

Celebrate Children's Book Week with local author Marta Lindsey and her entertaining and educational picture book, Little Gray's Great Migration. The only picture book in print about the incredible Pacific gray whale, Little Gray's Great Migration allows readers to actually imagine what it’s like to be a baby gray whale, while weaving in scientific facts. 

 

By Marta Lindsey, Andrea Gabriel (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781628554526
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Arbordale Publishing - January 20th, 2015

The ADVENTUROUS READERS CLUB (Ages 9-12) will discuss The Last Dragon Charmer #1: Villain Keeper by Laurie McKay.

$16.99
ISBN: 9780062308436
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - February 3rd, 2015

Celebrate Children's Book Week at our Curious George Costume Party! From 2 to 4 PM everyone's favorite inquisitive monkey will be hanging around Books Inc. in Mountain View. Themed activities for your little ones will be provided, as well as a variety of giveaways!

 

$7.99
ISBN: 9780395150238
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Houghton Mifflin - March 15th, 1973

$13.99
ISBN: 9780544320734
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Published: Harcourt Brace and Company - October 7th, 2014

Kelly Jones shares her delightful middle grade debut Unusual Chickens for the Exceptional Poultry Farmer. Twelve-year-old Sophie Brown feels like a fish out of water when she and her parents move from Los Angeles to the farm they've inherited from a great-uncle. But farm life gets more interesting when a cranky chicken appears and Sophie discovers the hen can move objects with the power of her little chicken brain

 

By Kelly Jones, Katie Kath, Katie Kath (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780385755528
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - May 12th, 2015

In conjunction with Children's Book Week, Saturday Storytime proudly presents award-winning author and illustrator Bob Barner for a reading of his latest lush picture book, Sea Bones!

$16.99
ISBN: 9781452125008
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chronicle Books - April 14th, 2015

By Bob Barner, Bob Barner (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780823430567
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Published: Holiday House - January 14th, 2014

$14.99
ISBN: 9780811822381
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Published: Chronicle Books (CA) - April 1999

In celebration of Children's Book Week, bestselling authors Jory John and Mac Barnett are bringing their brand of mischief to Books Inc. Alameda with their delightful collaboration The Terrible Two!

By Mac Barnett, Jory John, Kevin Cornell (Illustrator)
$13.95
ISBN: 9781419714917
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Amulet Books - January 13th, 2015

In celebration of Children's Book Week, Pajama Party Storytime excitedly presents author and illustrator Arree Chung for a reading of his critically-acclaimed picture book Ninja! With Starred reviews from School Library Journal and Kirkus Reviews, the whole family will delight in this uproarious story.

 

 

$16.99
ISBN: 9780805099119
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Henry Holt & Company - June 3rd, 2014

Children's Book Week kicks-off with local author Dev Petty and her deligtful debut picture book I Don't Want to Be a Frog! Called "A lively look at self-acceptance" by Kirkus Reviews, this silly story is sure to keep your little ones giggling as Frog learns that he is perfect just the way he is.

 

By Dev Petty, Mike Boldt (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780385378666
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - February 10th, 2015

Books Inc. in Mountain View presents Storytime (Ages 5 & Below)!

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