Storytime: Matt Forrest Esenwine

storytime invitation for Wednesday, December 7th, 2022, at 10amWednesday, December 7th, 2022, 10 am.

The Concord Family Center is pleased to present a storytime with New Hampshire author Matt Forrest Esenwine! Join us on the carpet at 10am for stories and books.

Matt Forrest Esenwine lives in New Hampshire with his wife, kids, and more pets than he has fingers, so don’t ask him to count. ​

The Concord Family Center is a FREE program for Concord families with children birth to age six. This mission includes Play-based learning for parents/caregivers and their young children.

Event date: 
Wednesday, December 7, 2022 - 10:00am
Event address: 
45 South Main St
Concord, NH 03301
Don't Ask a Dinosaur By Matt Forrest Esenwine, Louie Chin (Illustrator), Deborah Bruss Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781576878415
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: POW! Kids Books - April 17th, 2018

Don't Ask a Dinosaur is about a party that goes wildly awry when a pack of dinosaurs with very unique physical attributes attempt to help set up.

Written in a masterfully-executed rhyme, the book presents a cavalcade of lesser-known dinos and pairs their odd characteristics with little tasks that are hilariously impossible because of those features.


I Am Today By Matt Forrest Esenwine, Patricia Pessoa (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781576879948
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: POW! Kids Books - March 1st, 2022

A young girl realizes that she doesn’t have to wait until she’s grown-up to stand up for what is right and make a big impact.

While playing on the beach in her coastal town, a young girl comes across a sea turtle ensnared by a wire.


Once Upon Another Time By Matt Forrest Esenwine, Charles Ghigna, Andrés F. Landazábal (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781506460543
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Beaming Books - March 2nd, 2021

Once upon another time,

the world was young and new.

If you want to know this world,


A Beginner's Guide to Being Human By Matt Forrest Esenwine, André Ceolin (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781506481739
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Beaming Books - October 18th, 2022

Being a human is a lot of work Thankfully, humans experience many of the same feelings, situations, and challenges, so we don't have to figure it all out on our own--we can help each other navigate the ups and downs. Full of humor and heart, this engaging guide inspires kids to be humans who are kind, empathetic, and thoughtful.