Social Distance Story Time!

Just because we can't get together doesn't mean we have to skip story time!  Join your favorite River Bend Booksellers and many of your favorite authors across the country for virtual read alouds and drawing sessions.  Streaming live on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and more, you can enjoy these right from home.

Social Media Links for Live Story Time (all times ET, updated March 30)

Kwame Alexander — instagram.com/kwamealexander (every day at 10:30am)

Peter H. Reynolds — facebook.com/PeterHamiltonReynolds (live @ noon daily)

James Dean — instagram.com/petethecatofficial (daily @ noon)

Ben Clanton — instagram.com/BenClantoon (Monday at 12:30pm)

Mo Willems — kennedy-center.org/mowillems (weekdays @ 1pm)

Susan Verde — instagram.com/susanverde (weekly @ 1pm)

Wendy MacNaughton — instagram.com/wendymac (weekdays @ 1pm)

Jarrett J. Krosoczka — youtube.com/studiojjk (weekdays @ 2pm)

Oliver Jeffers — instagram.com/oliverjeffers (every day @ 2pm)

Mac Barnett — instagram.com/macbarnett (each day @ 3pm)

Grace Lin — kidsaskauthors.com (podcast episodes now live)

Josh Funk — instagram.com/joshfunkbooks
facebook.com/Josh.Funk.Books (weekly Saturday @ 11am)

River Bend Bookshop — facebook.com/riverbendbookshop (Sundays at 10:30am)
 

The Crossover (The Crossover Series) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780544935204
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - March 5th, 2019

The Dot (Creatrilogy) Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780763619619
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Candlewick - September 15th, 2003

Pete the Cat and the Perfect Pizza Party Cover Image
By James Dean, James Dean (Illustrator), Kimberly Dean
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062404374
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Published: HarperCollins - September 3rd, 2019

Narwhal and Jelly Box Set (Books 1, 2, 3, AND Poster) (A Narwhal and Jelly Book) Cover Image
$23.97
ISBN: 9780735265912
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Published: Tundra Books - October 1st, 2019

The Pigeon HAS to Go to School! Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781368046459
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Published: Hyperion Books for Children - July 2nd, 2019

I Am Human: A Book of Empathy (I Am Books) Cover Image
By Susan Verde, Peter H. Reynolds (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781419731655
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - October 2nd, 2018

Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat: A Collection of 20 Prints Cover Image
By Samin Nosrat, Wendy MacNaughton (Illustrator)
$20.00
ISBN: 9781984824707
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Published: Clarkson Potter - March 26th, 2019

Lunch Lady and the Cyborg Substitute: Lunch Lady #1 Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780375846830
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - July 28th, 2009

Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth Cover Image
By Oliver Jeffers, Oliver Jeffers (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780399167898
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Philomel Books - November 14th, 2017

Circle Cover Image
By Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9780763696085
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Published: Candlewick - March 5th, 2019

A Big Mooncake for Little Star Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316404488
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - August 28th, 2018

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Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast, Volume 1 Cover Image
By Josh Funk, Brendan Kearney (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781454914044
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sterling Children's Books - September 1st, 2015