Saturday Morning Stories and More at Children’s Book World

Ilene CohenJanuary 5: Ilene Cohen Puppet Theater
Ilene Cohen will entertain with her puppet, Woody, and his puppet friends for stories to tickle your funny bone. Ages 3-7



Andrew & PollyJanuary 12: Andrew & Polly Mini-Concert
By day, Andrew is a film composer and Polly creates music and sound design for commercials. In their spare time, they write and perform friendly, engaging music for children of all ages. Their folksy vocal harmony and cornucopia of acoustic instruments (mandolins, accordions, ukeleles, shakers, bananas) delight kids and parents alike. All ages,

Check out Ear Snacks, Andrew & Polly’s delightful podcast for kids, featuring kids. Covering topics including Fruit, Hats, Disguises and Pairs–all designed to encourage exploration and conversation for families. Featuring Andrew & Polly’s original music and songs, the podcast is a wonderful listen for both kids and their parents! Subscribe to the podcast at

Ina Buckner-BarnetteJanuary 19: Martin Luther King, Jr. Storytime with Ina Buckner-Barnette

Join The Sunshine Storyteller, Ina Buckner-Barnette, for a fun-filled storytime incorporating movement and song, in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr,. Ages 5 – 10




Mista Cookie JarJanuary 26: Mista Cookie Jar Mini-Concert

LA-based “kindie rocker” Mista Cookie Jar, brings his urban-island-folky-rock-&-roll sounds to Children’s Book World. Blending a background in creative writing, poetry & hip-hop production, his music, regularly featured on Sirius XM’s Kids Place Live!, oozes positivity & love. Settle in as Mista Cookie Jar serenades the crowd with his “stars and moon” steel guitar, mixing a rock star excitement with the warmth of family music. Bubbles will end the show. All ages