Our window display for the terrific book - KID SHERIFF AND THE TERRIBLE TOADS by Bob Shea and Lane Smith - won the national display contest put on by the book's publisher, Roaring Brook Press (Macmillan). It was a group effort, led by window artist/bookseller Judy Pfeiffer & arranger/bookseller Nikki Guza along with the display's "book trailer" designed by honorary bookseller/educator Alyson Beecher. Click here for the trailer.
Watch for the announcement of the upcoming date in late February 2015 when both author and illustrator (Shea & Smith) come to the store for a rootin'tooin' grand ole' time!
AUTOGRAPHED BOOKS!!!!!!AUTOGRAPHED BOOKS!!!!!AUTOGRAPHED BOOKS!!!!!! No extra charge
We carry SIGNED books from The Secret Series author Pseudonymous Bosch
including his newest BAD MAGIC
From our various book festivals & instore signings, here is a partial listing of authors with signed stock: CRAIG JOHNSON, GRIS GRIMLEY, MOLLY IDLE, TOM ANGLEBERGER, MAC BARNETT, ROSEMARY WELLS, MAGGIE STIEFVATER, MAURENE GOO, KEIKA YAMAGUICHI, KATHERINE APPLEGATE, CATIA CHIEN, AMY TINTERA, AMY KEATING ROGERS, TOMIE DEPAOLA, LIN OLIVER, JON J. MUTH, WENDELIN VAN DRAANEN, MARK PARSONS, BRANDON MULL, NATALIE LLOYD, DAVID ADLER, ELIZABETH WEIN, LISSA PRICE, KRISTEN KITTSCHER, CORNELIA FUNKE, CAROLE & JOHN BARROWMAN, MARK TEAGUE, EMILY GRAVETT, KAZU KIBUISHI, JOHN STEPHENS, JESSI KIRBY, MORGAN MATSON, SHANNON MESSENGER, JAMES RILEY, KIMBERLY DERTING, SARAH OCKLER, SUZANNE YOUNG, SCOTT SPEER, JACLYN MORIARTY, AND MANY MORE!
Welcome to Once Upon A Time Bookstore -- established 1966
We are thrilled to be celebrating our 48th year in the community and have EXTRA SPECIAL events planned. We pride ourselves on our recommendations, events, and activities that have built community and kept families coming back to us for generations. Keeping up with the times, we are delighted to introduce our online store. Shop, browse, and follow us as we have exciting upcoming events at your favorite family bookstore. THANK YOU for shopping local and for helping us to remain the Oldest Children's Bookstore in the Nation!