Abrams Books for Young Readers Hello Kitty: What Will You Be A to Z?
One day on her walk home from school, Hello Kitty thinks of all the nice people she has met and all the interesting things they do. She begins to imagine what she might be when she grows up. A is for artist, B is for ballerina, C is for cow...girl. . . . A to Z, there are so many exciting things to be! What will you be? Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/2/2013 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Read More
This lovely book illuminates all the possibilities a day offers?the opportunities and chances that won?t ever come again?and also ...delivers a gentle message of good stewardship of our planet. Newbery Medal winner Cynthia Rylant?s poetic text, alongside Nikki McClure?s stunning, meticulously crafted cut-paper art, makes this picture book not only timeless but appealing to all ages, from one to one hundred. FandP level: N FandP genre: RF Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 3/1/2009 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Dimensions: 10.23in length x 0.35in width x 9.99in height Weight: 16oz. Read More
Carl Warner is a professional photographer known for his miniature landscapes made entirely from edible ingredients. A World of Fo...od presents 12 of his amazing pictures, each one showing young readers what the world might look like if there were only a single color. ?Yellow? is a desert made of pasta palm trees, cereal sand, and swiss cheese pyramids, while ?Orange? features pumpkin cottages, carrot trees, and apricot leaves. Playful verse accompanies each image, guiding viewers through the pictures and inviting them to figure out the various foods used (which are all identified at the back of the book). This is a wonderful book about colors and creativity for parents and children to look through together and discover the many different foods that make up Warner?s fantastical world. Praise for A World of Food Children will delight in pointing at the sweet ingredients, such as meringue clouds and lollipop trees. ?Wall Street Journal Kids and adults alike will marvel at these painstakingly assembled and composed photos, eagerly identifying the foods that make up the details of the landscapes. ?Kirkus Reviews Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/1/2012 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Dimensions: 10.98in length x 0.51in width x 9.99in height Weight: 17.6oz. Read More
As young readers help Little Pim the panda find objects, they learn the Spanish and French words for the animals. Book Details:For...mat: Board BookPublication Date: 4/1/2012Pages: 10Reading Level: Age 3 and Up As young readers help Little Pim the panda find objects, they learn the Spanish and French words for the objects and for the number of the objects. Book Details:Format: Board BookPublication Date: 4/1/2012Pages: 10Reading Level: Age 3 and Up The Little Pim book series adapts the most successful and effective elements from the award-winning Little Pim DVDs to promote fun with languages for young children. Each book incorporates an exciting blend of illustrations and photographs, as well as flaps and pull tabs to keep readers engaged. The stories are told in English, with words featured in Spanish and French (the most popular languages in the DVD series). Pronunciation guides for parents are included. Colors showcases colors and objects, and Feelings focuses on emotions and expressions. Each book weaves its vocabulary into a hide-and-seek story featuring Little Pim as the narrator and concludes with a helpful review of the words learned. Book Details: Format: Board Book Publication Date: 8/1/2011 Pages: 10 Reading Level: Age 2 and Up Dimensions: 6.73in length x 0.7in width x 6.73in height Weight: 12.8oz. The Little Pim book series adapts the most successful and effective elements from the award-winning Little Pim DVDs to promote fun with languages for young children. Each book incorporates an exciting blend of illustrations and photographs, as well as flaps and pull tabs to keep readers engaged. The stories are told in English, with words featured in Spanish and French (the most popular languages in the DVD series). Pronunciation guides for parents are included.Colors showcases colors and objects, and Feelings focuses on emotions and expressions. Each book weaves its vocabulary into a hide-and-seek story featuring Little Pim as the narrator and concludes with a helpful review of the words learned. Book Details:Format: Board BookPublication Date: 8/1/2011Pages: 10Reading Level: Age 2 and UpDimensions: 6.73in length x 0.7in width x 6.73in height Weight: 11.19oz. Bundle includes: Little Pim: Numbers (Board Book) + Little Pim: Animals (Board Book) + Little Pim: Feelings (Board Book) + Little Pim: Colors (Board Book) + Little Pim Spanish for Children- Discovery Language Set Bundle includes: Numbers + Animals + Feelings + Colors (4 Board Books, English/Spanish/French) Read More
Young children see the passage of time through the seasonal changes to the world around them in this charming book, illustrated wi...th Nikki McClure?s extraordinary cut-paper art. A little boy who can?t wait for summer keeps asking his mama, ?Is it summer yet?? Mama says, ?Not yet, little one,? then points to the signs that spring is turning to summer?the softening of the earth, the nest-building of squirrels, the singing of birds?and encourages her son to savor the beauty of spring. Following the success of All in a Day, Nikki McClure once again uses her unique paper cutouts to showcase wonderful images of nature and the joys of family and the outdoors, creating a book that is both timeless and fresh. Printed on recycled paper! Praise for All in a Day New York Times bestseller Publishers Weekly bestseller [STAR] ?This uplifting picture book succeeds in introducing children to the perennial promise of tomorrow through lithe language and honed imagery.? ?Kirkus, starred review [STAR] ?A handsome, effective piece of bookmaking that captures the glory of a day and the possibilities it holds.? ?Booklist, starred review Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/1/2010 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Dimensions: 10.23in length x 0.39in width x 9.99in height Weight: 16.8oz. Read More
Like a tiny bird in a big city, Frida Kahlo feels lost and lonely when she arrives in San Francisco with her husband, the famous a...rtist Diego Rivera. It is the first time she has left her home in Mexico. And Frida wants to be a painter too. But as Frida begins to explore San Francisco on her own, she discovers more than the beauty, diversity, and exuberance of America. She finds the inspiration she needs to become one of the most celebrated artists of all time. Me, Frida is an exhilarating true story that encourages children to believe in themselves so they can make their own dreams soar. Praise for Me, Frida The writing is lucid, the emotions are universal, and the illustrations soar. Glowing with warm, vibrant colors, the charcoal and acrylic paintings create distinctive, statuesque people within imaginatively conceived landscapes, cityscapes, and interiors. ?Booklist Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 10/1/2010 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Dimensions: 10.23in length x 0.43in width x 9.99in height Weight: 18.39oz. Read More
This vibrant introduction to the world of colors offers young readers and adults alike a Blue Dog tour of the artists palette. Boo...k Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 3/1/2002 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Dimensions: 9.01in length x 0.51in width x 9.99in height Weight: 12.8oz. Read More
The Can You Find It? books have delighted countless children, inviting them to look more closely at works of art by searching for ...hidden details. Now comes a new title in the series, featuring paintings, prints, and textiles from The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Each work is characteristically American, and each is filled with a wealth of details to discover. Among the works featured are Washington Crossing the Delaware, by Emmanuel Leutze; Across the Continent: ?Westward the Course of Empire Takes Its Way?, by Frances Flora Bond Palmer for Currier and Ives; The Last Moments of John Brown, by Thomas Hovenden; Thanksgiving Turkey, by Grandma Moses; The Photographer, by Jacob Lawrence; and Street Story Quilt; by Faith Ringgold. Praise for the Can You Find It? series Family Fun ?Our Favorite Things? selection ?This is art as entertainment with an educational bent.? ?School Library Journal ?It?s hard to fault a book that encourages young readers to pore over every square centimeter . . .? ?Booklist Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/1/2010 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Dimensions: 9.99in length x 0.59in width x 9.99in height Weight: 16.8oz. Read More
In this inspiring story about Martin Luther King Jr.?told from the perspective of his young niece?readers will gain personal insig...ht into one of the most influential figures of the twentieth century. As Angela Farris Watkins introduces children to her uncle, she presents them with a rare glimpse into his life at home, including special family moments. What unfolds is a story of character and service to God, family, and mankind, and of how one mans extraordinary love changed the history of the United States. Told with visually stunning art by Eric Velasquez, this is a perfect book for Black History Month and Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and throughout the year. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 10/1/2010 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Dimensions: 12.06in length x 9.08in width x 0.46in height Weight: 18.39oz. Read More
This biography of the infamous pirate Jean Laffite is a real-life, action-packed adventure. Since he was a young boy, Jean longed ...to be a pirate, and with the help of his brothers and uncle, he became one when he was just a teenager. Soon the only life he knew was on the high seas?a life full of glory, riches, disaster, and revenge. When he finally settled down in New Orleans, he managed to become a successful businessman and respected citizen, while still pirating. He even helped the United States win the War of 1812 when he alerted the U.S. government to a British plot to invade via New Orleans. With the help of Laffite and his pirates, General Andrew Jackson was able to beat back the British. Praise for Jean Laffite: Move over, Jack Sparrow, and make way for Jean Laffite. This well-informed narrative gives readers a sense of what was happening in the world at the time as well as what it was like to be a real pirate. --School Library Journal Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/1/2012 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Dimensions: 9.01in length x 0.59in width x 12in height Weight: 21.6oz. Read More
People, children especially, have been baffled, bewildered, and even outraged by the fact that Pluto is no longer called a planet.... Through whimsical artwork and an entertaining dialogue format, Pluto?s Secret explains the true story of this distant world. Providing a history of the small, icy world from its discovery and naming to its recent reclassification, this book presents a fascinating look at how scientists organize and classify our solar system as they gain new insights into how it works and what types of things exist within it. The book includes a glossary and bibliography. Praise for Plutos Secret Pairing a lighthearted narrative in a hand-lettered?style typeface with informally drawn cartoon illustrations, this lively tale of astronomical revelations begins with the search for Planet X.? --Kirkus Reviews This picture book offers a fresh, positive perspective on Pluto, showing that its change of status is not a demotion but a correction. --Booklist Light-hearted imagining of a gregarious Pluto.? --Bulletin of the Center for Childrens Books Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 3/12/2013 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Plutos Secret: An Icy Worlds Tale of Discovery Read More
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Turn your tub into a classroom with these floating letters and numbers that can also stick to the sides.
Munchkin Bath Letters and Numbers Munchkin Bath Letters and Numbers stick to the bath tub to help little ones learn the alphabet a...nd counting while they splash in the tub. It has 26 floating letters and numbers in six colors that provide endless opportunities for learning. They are made from a soft, durable and nontoxic foam material. Why Youll Love It: Munchkin Bath Letters and Numbers toy is a classic and durable toy that encourages learning and helps children discover active, social and creative play. Age: 3 years and up Features Shapes stick to tub walls when wet 26 floating letters (A-Z) and 10 floating numbers (0-9) Soft and durable foam Encourages learning Dimensions: 10in length x 8in width x 2.5in height Product Dimensions (inches): 10.3 (L) x 8 (W) x 2.3 (H) Product Weight: 10.9 oz. Read More
Break out the pencils and crayons, and help the whale spout and the chameleon change colors! Draw the noodles in the soup and the ...toppings on the pizza with these giant coloring and doodling pads of 52 place mats each! Picky eaters and restless restaurant-goers of all ages will love Taro Gomi s signature humor and welcome the invitation to imagine and create at mealtime. Product Measures: 12.25 x 10.25 x 0.5 Recommended Ages: 0 years and up Read More
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Get your family in the holiday spirit--any time, any place--with this festive craft. Design your own snow globe, complete with mini figures and falling snow. It's a great homemade gift for the grandparents and a great way to keep the kids busy during the holiday break!
Seedling Paddleball w/ Your Own DesignPlay paddleball your way, with your very own design. Just draw it on and play! Includes: Woo...den Paddleball and 3 Craft Markers.Product Dimensions: 1.1 x 5.7 x 11.4Recommended Ages: 3 years and Up Seedling Design Your Own BirdhouseWhat do you think will attract birds? Paint or decorate your own birdhouse. Includes: Wooden Birdhouse, Acrylic Paints, Paint Brush and Instructions.Product Dimensions: 3.3 x 5 x 7Recommended Ages: 4 years and Up Seedling French Knitting SpoolCreate knitted cords great for cool bracelets and brooches. Includes: Yarn. Mushroom Knitting Doll and Instructions.Product Dimensions: 1.4 x 4.5 x 6.3Recommended Ages: 5 years and Up Seedling DIY Friendship BraceletsPopular with all the stars, now you and your friends can make your own! Includes: Embroidery Thread, Candy Colored Beads, Safety Pin and Instructions.Product Dimensions: 1.4 x 4.5 x 6.3Recommended Ages: 6 years and Up Seedling Paint It, Spin ItPaint your own spinning top ready for whipping into action! Includes: Wooden Spinning Top, Paints, Paint Brush and Instructions.Product Dimensions: 1.4 x 4.5 x 6.3Recommended Ages: 5 years and Up Seedling My Mini MasterpieceExhibit your own miniature painting fit for a gallery! Includes: Wooden Easel, Canvas, 3 Tubes of Paint and Paint BrushProduct Dimensions: 1.4 x 4.5 x 6.3Recommended Ages: 4 years and Up Seedling Make Your Own Indie BanglesExpress your own unique style by using fabric and ribbons woven around wooden bangles. Includes: Wooden Bangles, Embroidery Thread, Assorted Fabric, Assorted Ribbon, Craft Glue and Instructions.Product Dimensions: 1.3 x 6.7 x 9.6Recommended Ages: 6 years and Up Seedling Colour the Earth Inflates into a jumbo Earth 40cm in diameter. Ready to color and play! Includes: Seedling 40cm Inflatable World and Craft Markers. Product Dimensions: 1.3 x 6.7 x 9.6 Recommended Ages: 3 years and Up Seedling Explorer LED HeadlampAAA Batteries Included - Ready for adventure! With on/off and flash setting. Includes: LED Headlamp and Batteries.Product Dimensions: 2.3 by 4.7 by 5Recommended Ages: 4 years and Up Seedling Make Your Own Snow GlobeModel your own figurines, add water, glitter, and shake! Look its snowing! Includes: Plastic Globe, Make and Bake Polymer Clay, Snow Globe Stand, Glitter, EVA Sheet and Instructions.Product Dimensions: 4 x 4.5 x 8Recommended Ages: 6 years and Up Seedling Design Your Own Wooden ShieldDesign your own coat of arms and shield ready for adventure! Includes: Wooden Shield, Acrylic Paints,Paint Brushes and Instructions.Product Dimensions: 13.4 x 2.8 x 14.6Recommended Ages: 5 years and Up Seedling Design Your Own Tote BagInspire others with your unique back designed by you! Perfect for taking shopping, to school, or to the library! Includes: Cotton Tote Bag, Fabric Paints, Glitter Glue, Assorted Fabrics, Striped Ribbon, Craft Glue and Instructions.Product Dimensions: 3.1 x 10.8 x 14.8Recommended Ages: 4 years and Up Read More
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Your child can sweeten up her style with this color-in messenger bag that comes with a matching pouch to hold the markers or other accessories.
Color a sweet bag with Alex Crafts Color A Candy Bag. The bag measures 14 (W) x 11 (H) x 4 (D) (36 cm. x 28 cm. x 10 cm.), which i...s big enough for school books and binders. It includes 6 brightly colored permanent markers in a luggage tag pouch you can color, too. Product Dimensions (inches): 4 (L) x 14 (W) x 11 (H) Age: 7 years and up Recommended Ages:7 ? 12 Read More
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You might not have the fire pole to slide down from in your house, but this darling ride-on will make your preschooler feel like a real-life hero. It even comes with a working tank and hose that squirts water!
Little Tikes Spray and Rescue Fire Truck Kids can now role play heroes with Little Tikes Spray and Rescue Fire Truck. Kids just ho...p in this retro-styled fire truck and rush to the scene. This truck features a pressurized water tank and hose that can squirt water, giving the entire rescue mission a realistic ring. Why Youll Love It: This truck helps kids develop balance and coordination skills along with muscle strength. Age: 18 months to 5 years Features Retro style Upfront smiling face Pressurized water tank Detachable hose Adult assembly required NOTE: This item may ship in its original packaging and not in a Diapers.com box. Product contents may not be concealed. Dimensions: 31in length x 17in width x 16in height Product Dimensions (inches): 31 (L) x 17 (W) x 16 (H) Product Weight: 18.21 lbs. Read More
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Hats off to LEGO for the genius idea of combining two toy-box must-haves: a shape sorter and building bricks. The starter kit guides kids through basic builds, such as an elephant or parrot, and the sorting lids sit on top of the storage container to make clean up fun.
LEGO DUPLO Creative Sorter 6784 LEGO DUPLO Creative Sorter 6784 contains assorted color-coded basic and rounded bricks that help c...hildren sort the shapes needed to build a cute parrot, elephant and giraffe. The sorting plates also double as a lid for the sturdy plastic storage box. Why Youll Love It: LEGO DUPLO Creative Sorter 6784 makes children aware of shapes, colors and different animals. Age: 18 months and up Features Assortment of color-coded basic and rounded bricks Sorting plates double as a storage box lid Cute animal theme Builds different animals Includes Eye decoration Sorting plates Recommended Ages:2 ? 5 Dimensions: 7.99in length x 7.56in width x 7.99in height Weight: 1.24lb Read More
LEGO Duplo My First Build 4631 Add some new fun with LEGO Duplo My First Build 4631. This playset is a modern option to keep kids ...engaged and active. This playset lets kids construct. The detailed crafting, bright colors, different shapes and sizes make it more attractive and approachable. Age: 18 months to 5 years Features Durable, colorful and attractive Features instruction building cards Sharpens visual abilities Offers endless build ideas Helps in early learning and identification Easy-to-build building through direction Includes: Guide to building Recommended Ages:2 ? 5 Dimensions: 15.03in length x 3.7in width x 10.31in height Weight: 1.95 lb Read More
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Play house any place, any time, with this portable wooden set. The darling poseable figures and variety of furniture will encourage your preschooler to use her imagination.
It?s the little things that make this house a home. Check out the detailed shingle work and the sweet shutters. This mini wooden d...ollhouse also features two interior staircases, four rooms, a functional door and open-air windows. Plus, the set comes with two flexible wooden play figures and 11 pieces of wooden furniture. The dollhouse opens for easy access and folds closed for convenient storage. A chunky wooden handle lets kids carry their home away from home. Why You?ll Love It: The contemporary details (flat screen TV!) make this mini house feel like the real deal. Age: 3 years and up Features Wooden house and accessories House folds open and close 2 interior staircases 4 rooms Wooden handle for easy transport Includes 2 flexible wooden play figures 11 pieces of wooden furniture: table, 3 chairs, bed, bathtub, sink, toilet, sink, console, television set Weight: 4.65 lb Product Dimensions (inches): 10.6 (L) x 6.1 (W) x 13.1 (H) Product Weight: 5.1 lbs. SKU #: MD-098 Manufacturer #: 3701 UPC: 000772037013 Read More
HABA Annie Doll HABA Annie Doll has a lovely dress, socks and shoes. This doll, designed in Germany, has a padded body and chenill...e hair thats soft to touch. Why Youll Love It: Annie is always ready for play. Age: 18 months and up Features Colorful and entertaining Made of cotton and polyester ABOUT HABA It all began in 1939 in Bad Rodach, Germany, with finely polished, colorful wooden toys, that were finely sanded and polished wonderfully smooth, just right for tender childrens hands, as the first catalogue emphasized. Today these blocks are still part of our product palate. But the factory for fine wooden toys has been transformed into the producer of inventive playthings for inquisitive minds. All products in the HABA range have one thing in common: our attention to detail makes each item special and unique. HABA wants to playfully support childrens development, make their lives happier, more exciting, and full of the delight of discovery: to put it simply, to make their world a little more child-friendly. A wide variety of HABA toys and games have been honored with awards for exceptional design. Since 1993, no fewer than six HABA games received the Childrens game of the Year award. Product Dimensions (inches): 16 (L) x 4.5 (W) x 7 (H) Product Weight: 7 oz. Read More
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A doll for little ones, this sweet baby is soft, cute, and comes with a number of accessories for role playing. Your tot can change her diaper, give her the pacifier, and cuddle up with her for bedtime. Manhattan Toy also sells a variety of accessories to keep your child's interest.
Delightfully detailed, from her lifelike toes, belly button, and plump tummy, to her soft fleece hair and embroidered features. Sh...e includes a removable diaper; a super-soft, dress; and a pacifier that attaches magnetically to her mouth.Recommended Ages: 12 months and upABOUT MANHATTAN TOYPlay is discovery and exploration, and joy, and growth, and learning, and so much more. And for us play is serious work. So when we bring play to life, we do it with a commitment to the finest in craftsmanship and creativity. All of our products, from the newest concepts to our time-tested classics, are innovatively designed to inspire imaginative play and delight our consumers large and small. OriginalityFounded in 1979 by Francis Goldwyn (grandson of motion picture studio owner Sam Goldwyn), Manhattan Toy pioneered the use of non-traditional fabrics in toy design and introduced delightful new body styles in soft toys. Although Goldwyn is no longer involved in the ownership of Manhattan Toy, we remain true to his vision of marching to the beat of a different (toy) drum. Developmental ValuePlay is not only fun, its essential to a childs cognitive, emotional, and social development. Our design process blends science and whimsy to produce toys that offer children a rich array of visual and tactile stimulation and unlimited opportunities for imaginative exploration. Quality and SafetyOur unsurpassed quality standards ensure that our toys are both durable and safe. Prior to manufacture, each Manhattan Toy design is thoroughly tested to comply with the most rigorous international standards for childrens products. Our quality assurance team continually reviews designs and procedures to ensure that products exceed both existing and new safety regulations. Dimensions:15in length x 8 in width x 4 in height Baby Stella couldnt be sweeter and more fun.With a charming smile and soft, plump body perfect for cuddling, Baby Stella features lifelike fingers and toes and a cute little belly button. Each doll is dressed in a removable diaper, a delightfully detailed pink and yellow velour sleeper with an embroidered butterfly that secures with a flexible fabric fastener -- easy for little fingers to take on and off --and a matching headband with a yellow bow. A pacifier attaches magnetically to Stellas mouth, letting your child help soothe her fussy baby.Your child will love caring for the new baby in the house, developing a sense of compassion and responsibility as she engages in imaginative play. Recommended Ages: 12 months and upABOUT MANHATTAN TOYPlay is discovery and exploration, and joy, and growth, and learning, and so much more. And for us play is serious work. So when we bring play to life, we do it with a commitment to the finest in craftsmanship and creativity. All of our products, from the newest concepts to our time-tested classics, are innovatively designed to inspire imaginative play and delight our consumers large and small. OriginalityFounded in 1979 by Francis Goldwyn (grandson of motion picture studio owner Sam Goldwyn), Manhattan Toy pioneered the use of non-traditional fabrics in toy design and introduced delightful new body styles in soft toys. Although Goldwyn is no longer involved in the ownership of Manhattan Toy, we remain true to his vision of marching to the beat of a different (toy) drum. Developmental ValuePlay is not only fun, its essential to a childs cognitive, emotional, and social development. Our design process blends science and whimsy to produce toys that offer children a rich array of visual and tactile stimulation and unlimited opportunities for imaginative exploration. Quality and SafetyOur unsurpassed quality standards ensure that our toys are both durable and safe. Prior to manufacture, each Manhattan Toy design is thoroughly tested to comply with the most rigorous international standards for childrens products. Our quality assurance team continually reviews designs and procedures to ensure that products exceed b Read More