Welcome to the award-winning Once Upon A Time Bookstore

Welcome to Once Upon A Time Bookstore -- established 1966

We are thrilled to be celebrating our 52nd year in the community and have FABULOUS events planned.  We pride ourselves on our recommendations, events, and activities that have built community and kept families coming back to us for generations.  Shop, browse, and follow us on Facebook (@onceuponatimebookstore), Instagram (@onceuponatimebkstore), Twitter (@onceuponatimebk), 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!

Happy Reading!


Spectacular Storytime with Isabel every Thursday at 11 am


 

Our Children's Bestsellers This Week

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Tiffany Sly Lives Here Now Cover Image
I Love You All Day Long Cover Image
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Hello School! Cover Image
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The Novice: Summoner: Book One (The Summoner Trilogy #1) Cover Image
We Don't Eat Our Classmates Cover Image
Furry Puppy (Touch & Feel Mini Friends) Cover Image

Our Adult Bestsellers This Week

Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI Cover Image
Fahrenheit 451: A Novel Cover Image
Brave New World Cover Image
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Gris Grimly's Frankenstein Cover Image
The Song of Achilles: A Novel Cover Image
The Bookshop on the Corner: A Novel Cover Image

What we're reading this summer!

Be Prepared Cover Image
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Ocean Meets Sky Cover Image
Secret Sisters of the Salty Sea Cover Image
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A Reaper at the Gates (An Ember in the Ashes #3) Cover Image
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The Miscalculations of Lightning Girl Cover Image
A Couple of Boys Have the Best Week Ever Cover Image

How Audiobooks Grew the Reader in Me

I was 7-years old and I did not want to read.  I knew that I was able to but I felt that something was missing.  I come from a tradition of voices: pirate growls, southern drawls, prim ladies, and bold animals.  My mother was a drama major in college and used her talent to engage and enchant my sister and me every night as she read or made up stories for us.  Every word had energy and intention; the sleepy house made me long for naptime and the adventurous cowboy had me jumping all over my room. But I was never able to get the stories to come to life in the same way when reading by myself. 

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Harry Potter Audiobooks through Libro.fm

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Fans of John Green will fall in love with Melanie and Damon as they struggle to live their lives after heart-breaking losses. A moving romance twisted with grief for teens who like emotional reads. - Jessica