Children's Events

Storytime Takeover with Jacki Kellum and The Donkey's Song

Children will experience the first Christmas through new eyes in this heart-tugging story of the Nativity, told by the gentle but determined donkey that carried Jesus's parents to Bethlehem. It's a perfect Christmas gift book for snuggling up and sharing.

The Donkey's Song: A Christmas Nativity Story By Jacki Kellum, Sydney Hanson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jacki Kellum, Sydney Hanson (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593375051
Availability: Usually Arrives in Store in 1-5 Days
Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - October 18th, 2022

Children's Book Festival Meet & Greet: Rajani LaRocca

In partnership with the Lafayette County Literacy Council  and the Junior Auxiliary of Oxford, Square Books Jr. is delighted to host Rajani LaRocca, the 2022 Children's Book Festival's featured author for a special Meet & Greet signing. Can't make it?

Where Three Oceans Meet By Rajani LaRocca, Archana Sreenivasan (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781419741296
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - August 24th, 2021

Midsummer's Mayhem By Rajani LaRocca Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781499810646
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Yellow Jacket - May 4th, 2021

Seven Golden Rings: A Tale of Music and Math By Rajani Larocca, Archana Sreenivasan (Illustrator) Cover Image
$20.95
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ISBN: 9781885008978
Published: Lee & Low Books - October 27th, 2020

I'll Go and Come Back By Rajani LaRocca, Sara Palacios (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Rajani LaRocca, Sara Palacios (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536207170
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Candlewick - March 29th, 2022

Red, White, and Whole By Rajani LaRocca Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780063047426
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Quill Tree Books - February 2nd, 2021

My Little Golden Book About Kamala Harris By Rajani LaRocca, Ashley Evans (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Rajani LaRocca, Ashley Evans (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780593430224
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Golden Books - August 31st, 2021

Much Ado About Baseball By Rajani LaRocca Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781499811018
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Yellow Jacket - June 15th, 2021

Storytime Takeover: Erin Austen Abbott presents Family Field Trip

OUTDOOR STORYTIME! SEE YOU AT THE R.S.V.P. Plaza (next to Square Books Jr.)

Need ideas for Spring Break adventures? Join us for a special sensory-themed storytime presented by Erin Austen Abbott, author of Family Field Trip: Explore Art, Food, Music, and Nature with Kids

Can't make it? Reserve a signed copy here. Personalization available. 

YA Virtual Event: Erin Craig in conversation with Elizabeth Lim & Victoria Lee for SMALL FAVORS

All Hallows Reading

 

Join YA "Sisters Grimm" Erin A. CraigElizabeth Lim, and Victoria Lee for a spooky panel celebrating Erin's latest novel Small Favorsa mesmerizing and chilling fairy-talesque novel about Ellerie Downing, a young woman in a small town with monsters lurking in the trees and dark desires hidden in the shadows.

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Small Favors By Erin A. Craig Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593306741
Availability: Usually Arrives in Store in 1-5 Days
Published: Delacorte Press - July 27th, 2021

Signed Bookplate Editions Available


STORYTIME TAKEOVER: Robin Preiss Glasser for Grand Jeté and Me

Fancy Nancy fans, rejoice!  Square Books Jr. is pleased to welcome illustrator Robin Preiss Glasser for a special storytime takeover celebrating the release of Grand Jeté and Me

Grand Jeté and Me: A Christmas Holiday Book for Kids By Allegra Kent, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062392022
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - October 19th, 2021

BONUS STORYTIME TAKEOVER: John Patrick Green & Dave Roman for InvestiGators: Ants in Our P.A.N.T.S.

Square Books Jr. is pleased to welcome John Patrick Green in conversation with Dave Roman for a special BONUS storytime takeover and drawing demo celebrating the release of InvestiGators: Ants in Our P.A.N.T.S., the latest chapter in the hilarious sewer-loving secret agent adventure series.

InvestiGators: Ants in Our P.A.N.T.S. By John Patrick Green Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781250220059
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: First Second - September 28th, 2021

BONUS STORYTIME TAKEOVER: Susan Verde for I AM COURAGE

FRI-YAY! Miss Jill and Square Books Jr. are pleased to welcome Susan Verde for a bonus special storytime takeover in celebration of her her picture book I Am Courage: A Book of Resilience 

I Am Courage: A Book of Resilience (I Am Books) By Susan Verde, Peter H. Reynolds (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Susan Verde, Peter H. Reynolds (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781419746468
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - September 7th, 2021

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