PBS KIDS Once Upon A Time. . . (Hardcover)

A Handbook for Little Storytellers

By Early Childhood Experts at PBS KIDS, Sarah Parvis

Downtown Bookworks, 9781941367438, 64pp.

Publication Date: December 3, 2019

List Price: 12.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.


Once Upon a Time... is a creative storytelling kit from the early childhood experts at PBS KIDS.

Gather round . . . it’s story time! Once Upon a Time. . . is packed with games, prompts, silly scenarios, and creativity-boosting illustrations to get kids as young as 3 or 4 comfortable and confident telling stories. The book is sure to jumpstart the imagination and get the whole family sharing amazing tales about a grumpy bear, a ticklish pirate, a goofy astronaut, and anyone or anything else that they can dream up.

The book comes with 2 wipe-off boards. Kids can draw and erase any idea, character, or action that pops into their head! The options for creative play are endless.

Research shows that storytelling is a wonderful activity for kids (and adults!) of all ages. It:
*Boosts creativity
*Increases focus
*Sharpens memory
*Enhances verbal skills
*Builds confidence

About the Author

The Early Childhood Experts at PBS KIDS are authorities in children’s early language and literacy learning, literacy cultivation, and early childhood development and education.

*The number one educational media brand for children. 
*Considered America’s “most trusted” institution.
*The top provider of content that helps children learn reading, math, and essential skills.
*Watched by 82% of all children ages 2–8.
*Reaches more kids ages 2–5 and more moms with kids under 6 than any other media organization.