Warmth, Hope, Beauty and Play

Books can act much like a sunrise. The comfort and tranquility of a heartfelt book. The deep inhale you take after reading an inspiring sentence invoking hope. The smile you give when you experience the beauty and simplicity of a description; the joy of reading a fun story or intriguing mystery. Our desire is to lead you to stories that make you feel like waking up to a beautiful sunrise. Lets shine bright together.

Look at our December Calendar!
  • Toddler Storytime & Play

    Join us EVERY THURSDAY at 10am is TODDLER STORYTIME!!!!! We’ll sing, dance do a read aloud and have a rockin good time!!! Perfect for ages 18mo-4years. This storytime is FREE! Can’t wait to see ya!

  • Baby Storytime

    Hey Mama’s, daddies, Nannie’s, aunties and grannies join me TUESDAYS (starting 11/8) at 10:0am. We’ll sing, Read books, have an amazing time in a playful and cozy setting!!!!! This storytime is tailor made for ages 0-18mo BUT not limited to that age!!
    Baby Storytime is FREE!


    Here’s the rules:

    1. Stop by the bookstore.

    2. Color a snowflake & hang it on the tree

    3. Snap a picture and head to Instagram…FOLLOW & tag @a_and_jbooks and get entered to receive an activity book bundle!!!!!

    I will announce winners EVERY FRIDAY until Christmas!!!!! Hurry in!!!!!!

  • Christmas Craft: Making Ornaments

    Join us as we celebrate the Holidays with making Christmas ornaments! We’ll do a read-aloud, sip hot drinks, listen to Christmas music and make ornaments! This event is perfect for ages 2 & up! Purchase tickets below

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  • Oh Christmas Tree Oh Christmas Tree: Storytime & Craft

    we’ll do a read-aloud, craft and play games this event is perfect for ages 1-5. Join us for some Holiday fun!! Purchase tickets at the link below

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  • Gingerbread Man Storytime & Craft

    Run, run as fast as you can, you can’t catch me IM THE GINGERBREAD MAN! The whole family will have so much fun listening to a story, doing a craft and eating some sweet treats! Perfect for ages 3&up. Hit the link to purchase tickets to this holiday event!

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  • A Merry Measuring Up Storytime & Craft

    At this storytime we'll do a read-aloud and get our hands dirty and our brains working. We'll learn measurements and have some fun! This is a STEM inspired storytime. During the holiday season lots of mixing, measuring, stirring, and pouring happens to prepare the perfect dish. Our littles can participate in their own fun!!

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  • Ugly Christmas Sweater Party

    IT'S A PARTY!! An Ugly Christmas sweater party!This event is open to ALL ages!! Come out to celebrate the Holiday season full of cheer! Well read books, play games, sip hot drinks, enjoy Christmas tunes and have a jolly good time.

    Get tickets here!!