Childrens and Young Adult
Weller Book Works was founded as Zion Bookstore nearly 90 years ago. Over the years we’ve been known as Sam Weller’s Books and Sam Weller’s Zion Bookstore. We are in our third generation of operations, owned and managed by Tony and Catherine Weller. Our staff includes four generations of Wellers and a remarkable team of book lovers. Our bookstore sells new, used and rare books in a space built to surprise and delight you in historic Trolley Square.
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“A thrilling adventure full of magic and wonder. John August is a master storyteller.” —Ransom Riggs, #1 New York Times–bestselling author of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
The Book Hog loves books-the way they look, the way they feel, the way they smell-and he'll grab whatever he can find. There's only one problem: he can't read! But when a kind librarian invites him to join for storytime, this literature-loving pig discovers the treasure that books really are.$17.99ISBN: 9780062499622Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Greenwillow Books - June 4th, 2019
Cece loves science and adventure!
In this STEM-themed picture book, the second in a series, Cece and her Adventure Girls troop use science, technology, engineering, and math to solve problems and earn their camping pin.$15.99ISBN: 9780763696085Availability: Not in Stock... Available to ship in 3-5 daysPublished: Candlewick - March 5th, 2019
Multi-award-winning, New York Times best-selling duo Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen deliver the final wry and resonant tale about Triangle, Square, and Circle.$11.99ISBN: 9781452168920Availability: Not in Stock... Available to ship in 3-5 daysPublished: Chronicle Books - March 19th, 2019
Unique board book transforms into a stand-up beehive!$17.99ISBN: 9781481472432Availability: Not in Stock... Available to ship in 3-5 daysPublished: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - May 7th, 2019
A breathtaking picture book about the relationships we share from New York Times bestselling storytellers Julie Fogliano and Loren Long in the tradition of The Runaway Bunny and Guess How Much I Love You.
if i was the sunshine
and you were the day
i’d call you hello!
and you’d call me stay
if you were the winter
and i$17.99ISBN: 9781499807127Availability: Not in Stock... Available to ship in 3-5 daysPublished: little bee books - February 5th, 2019
Breakfast varies from country to country, but it's how all children begin their day. Explore the meals of twelve countries in this playful approach to the world!
From Australia to India to the USA, come travel around the world at dawn. Children everywhere are waking up to breakfast. In Japan, students eat soured soybeans called natto.$17.99ISBN: 9781534431218Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Beach Lane Books - April 2nd, 2019
Celebrated picture book biographer Jeanette Winter shares the story of champion tennis players—and sisters—Venus and Serena Williams.
Before they were famous tennis stars, Venus and Serena Williams were sisters with big dreams growing up in Compton, California. In the early mornings, they head to the tennis courts, clean up debris, and practice.$17.99ISBN: 9781452173139Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Chronicle Books - September 11th, 2018
"[This] charming book provides examples and sends the message that citizens aren't born but are made by actions taken to help others and the world they live in." —The Washington Post$17.99ISBN: 9780062662835Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Quill Tree Books - May 7th, 2019
From the New York Times bestselling author of the National Book Award-winning title The Poet X comes a dazzling novel in prose about a girl with talent, pride, and a drive to feed the soul that keeps her fire burning bright.