Ring a Ding Story Time
These are books we read during Ring a Ding! Ring a Ding is Tuesdays at 10:15am, Fridays at 10:15am, and the second Saturday of each month at 10:15am. Click on any book cover two times to find the book in the catalog.
Saturday, October 11, 2014. When a studious polar bear meets an inquisitive goose, they learn to be friends.
Bears Stories, Geisel Honor, Reading, Polar Bears, Splendid Friends, Suzanne Bloom, Children Book, Goose, Pictures Book
Catalog - A splendid friend, indeed
Friday, October 10, 2014. Wondering if a solitary Bear is sad, mad or lonely, Fox learns that Bear sometimes enjoys just sitting quietly, a revelation that prompts Fox to enjoy some not-so-quiet time of her own.
Bears Stories, Buy Online, Bears Quiet, Suzanne Bloom, Children, Not So Quiet Time, Animal Stories, Stories Time, Pictures Book
Catalog - Alone Together
Tuesday, October 7, 2014. When she cannot find her favorite stuffed toy, a young girl asks her mother, father, and older sister for help.
Worth Reading, Jules Feiffer, Lost, Book Worth, Speech Bubbles, Bears, Friends Book, Book Sales, Children Book
Catalog - I lost my bear
Friday, October 3, 2014. A young dinosaur takes on many challenges and wins every time. Then Dinosaur faces his toughest challenge of all: bedtime.
Reading, Book Worth, Kids, Dinosaurs Not, Children Book, Bobs Shea, Pictures Book, Bath Time, Bedtime
Catalog - Dinosaur vs. bedtime
Tuesday, September 30, 2014. Assorted graduates of the Bow Wow School meet at a farmers market and a dog park, where most of them remember their obedience training.
Book Club, Reading, Lois Ehlert, Farmers Marketing, Picture Books, Wags, Tail, Dogs Parks, Pictures Book
Catalog - Wag a tail
Friday, September 26, 2014. An energetic squirrel hoards acorns but forgets where he hid them after being distracted by a berry-gathering bear.
Chocolates Chips, Fall Book, Acorn Everywhere, Fall Storytime, Autumn Book, Stories Time, Kevin Sherri, Children Book, Pictures Book
Catalog - Acorns everywhere!
Friday, September 19, 2014. A rhyming story that takes baby on a trip to see the animals in the zoo while teaching the game of peekaboo.
Catalog - Peekaboo zoo
Tuesday, September 16, 2014. Join Maisy and her friends for a busy day at preschool! Experience many school activities: painting, music, story time, and more!
Start Schools, Back To Schools, Lucy Cousins, Preschool Book, Experiments Book, Maisie, Stories Time, Children Book, Pictures Book
Catalog - Maisy goes to preschool
Saturday, September 13, 2014. The many animals that can be seen on a peaceful day at the farm are described in a jaunty rhyme and depicted in a large size format that captures the fun of a farmyard.
Margaret Wise, Reading, Boards Book, Favorite Children, Mr. Big, Big Red, Wise Brown, Red Barns, Children Book
Catalog - Big red barn
Tuesday, September 9, 2014. A latest entry in the whimsical series that includes I'm Bad! and I Stink! combines rhyming cadences with onomatopoeic word sounds in the story of a trusty red fire truck that rushes to the rescue.
Jim Mcmullan, I M Brave, Book Worth, Hilarious Reading Aloud, Fire Trucks, Kate Mcmullan, Big Red, Reading Aloud Series, Pictures Book
Catalog - I'm Brave!
Friday, September 5, 2014. An interactive introduction to farm animals invites youngsters to make animal noises and practice color and letter recognition while peeping through a spy hole on every page and observing clues to guess which animal will be revealed next in the story.
Animal Invitations, Young Children, Edward Gibbs, The Farms, Farms Animal, Letters Recognition, Spy Hole, I Spy, Pictures Book
Catalog - I spy on the farm
Tuesday, September 2, 2014. In a dream, Maisy sees different things for each color of the rainbow.
Summer 2012, Reading Srp, Maisy Rainbows, Programs 2012, Summer Reading, Srp 2012, Dreams Bigread, Rainbows Dreams, Maisie Rainbows
Catalog - Maisy's rainbow dream
Friday, August 22, 2014. When Dad was a boy, he found a duck in the fridge, and so begins his explanation as to why he reads Mother Goose rhymes to his own son every night.
Things Don T, Bedtime Stories, Away But Things, Beds, Fridge, Bored Bedtime, Jeff Macke, Ducks, Pictures Book
Catalog - Duck in the fridge
Friday, August 15, 2014. A train-loving baby elephant is excited to go on a real train, but when the other baby animals want to play with different vehicles, he becomes upset, until he tries some of the other toys for himself.
Elephant Love, Training, Baby Elephants, August Book, Baby Animal, August 15, Kids Book, Children Book, Trains
Catalog - Train!
Tuesday, August 12, 2014. Persistent young Edward has many questions for his sleepy mother, many of which are answered, "Because it's night time."
Children Choice, Book Worth, Nighttime Pictures, Book Collector, Awake, Fun Time, Children Book, Sophie Blackall, Pictures Book
Catalog - Are you awake?
Friday, August 1, 2014. Gossie is a gosling who likes to wear bright red boots every day, no matter what she is doing, and so she is heartbroken the day the boots are missing and she can't find them anywhere.
Gossie Gossie, Worth Reading, Boards Book, Red Boots, Wear Bright, Book Worth, Olivier Dunrea, Bright Red, Children Book
Tuesday, July 29, 2014. Attending her first party, Piggie follows "party expert" Gerald the elephant's advice on what to wear, with surprising results.
Invitations, Piggies Book, Book Worth, Elephant, Parties, Mo Willems, Children Book, Pictures Book, I Am
Friday, July 25, 2014. When Bad Kitty won't play with him, Poor Puppy has to amuse himself with an alphabetical list of toys and dreams of playing in an alphabetical list of countries.
Best Friends, Poor Puppies, Friends Stars, Bad Kitty, Alphabet Lists, Nick Bruel, Puppy'S, Ears Childhood, Children Book
Catalog - Poor Puppy and Bad Kitty
Tuesday, July 22, 2014. Maisy and her friends are so excited! They're going to see a fun adventure film. With tickets and snacks at the ready, they scramble for seats and settle in for the movie to begin. Cyril's a little afraid of the dark, but Maisy is happy to hold his hand. When Eddie enthusiastically shouts at the screen, he quickly learns a lesson in movie etiquette! After little ones share this outing with Maisy, they'll be raring to go on their own movie-theater adventure.