Saturday Morning Stories and More at Children’s Book World

Teacher DavisSeptember 21: Music Day Hooray! Show

Teacher Davis from Music Day Hooray! plays songs that are cool for learning and great for moving. A former music therapist now teaching music classes at over 15 preschools in Los Angeles, Davis likes performing on the guitar as well as a variety of other musical instruments in this interactive, educational show. Come enjoy some tunes from his award-winning CDs, Special Songs for Special Kids and FUNdamentals! Music & Movement for Children. Ages 3 – 7, www.teacherdavis.com

 


Andrew & PollySeptember 28: 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, http://andrewandpolly.com

Congratulations to CBW favs Andrew and Polly! Ear Snacks, Andrew & Polly’s wonderful podcast for kids, received a 2019 Parents’ Choice Gold Award! Check it out at: https://www.parentschoice.org/product/ear-snacks

 


Ina Buckner-BarnetteOctober 5: Ina Buckner-Barnette, The Sunshine Storyteller

You’ll hoot and howl while enjoying “Curiosities”, a wacky program of Halloween tales & songs. Let Ina Buckner-Barnette, The Sunshine Storyteller, ignite your imagination, tickle your funny bone and help you shine like the sun! Ages 3 – 8

 

 


Scott CampbellOctober 12: Scott Campbell Storytime & Book Signing

Join the very funny and talented Scott Campbell for a reading and a drawing demonstration, see models Scott’s made of a human skull, a cat skull, and more, and get excited about the skulls in our heads and everyone else’s heads! In the highly entertaining, informative new picture book Skulls!, award-winning illustrator Scott Campbell and author Blair Thornburgh put their heads together to celebrate one of the most important bones in your body: the skull! This smart, skull-positive story cheerfully dispels any fears kids might have about their skeletons, flipping our view of skulls from a spooky symbol to a fascinating, cool, and crucial part of our bodies. Ages 4-8

 


Barney Saltzberg,October 19: Barney Saltzberg Storytime & Book Signing

Join multitalented author and illustrator Barney Saltzberg for a reading of his delight new book, Dog and Rabbit, hilarious songs, and more. Dog and Rabbit is a funny, sweet story of unrequited friendship from the creator of Beautiful Oops! and Crazy Hair Day. Dog likes Rabbit. Rabbit likes Bunny. But Bunny ignores Rabbit. How will the friendship triangle resolve? Written in four parts, this picture book navigates the pitfalls of budding friendship and explores the rewards of patience. Ages 3-7


Andrew & PollyOctober 26: 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, http://andrewandpolly.com

Congratulations to CBW favs Andrew and Polly! Ear Snacks, Andrew & Polly’s wonderful podcast for kids, received a 2019 Parents’ Choice Gold Award! Check it out at: https://www.parentschoice.org/product/ear-snacks

 


Mista Cookie JarNovember 2: Mista Cookie Jar Mini-Concert

Teacher Davis from Music Day Hooray! plays songs that are cool for learning and great for moving. A former music therapist now teaching music classes at over 15 preschools in Los Angeles, Davis likes performing on the guitar as well as a variety of other musical instruments in this interactive, educational show. Come enjoy some tunes from his award-winning CDs, Special Songs for Special Kids and FUNdamentals! Music & Movement for Children. Ages 3 – 7, www.teacherdavis.com