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An adorable adventure book features tactile, engaging illustrations along with a wagging tail attached to the back cover.An adorab...le adventure book features tactile, engaging illustrations along with a wagging tail attached to the back cover. Color(s): duck. Brand: JELLYCAT. Style Name: Anne Wilkinson 'If I Were a Duck...' Book. Style Number: 534276_3. Manufacturer part number BB444DK Read More

Chronicle Books
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A is for Adorable, B is for Boo ! The world's cutest dog takes on the ABCs, and his adventures are more precious than ever. Boo an...d his best friend Buddy are featured in their favorite situations and places alongside the letters of the alphabet. The ABCs have never been so furry—and fun! Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 5/28/2013Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 2 and Up Read More

The Young Scientists Club
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Young Scientists Club The Magic School Bus: Solar Energy to the Rescue Based on the popular Magic School Bus book series by Joanna... Cole and Bruce Degen, Young Scientists Club The Magic School Bus: Solar Energy to the Rescue fascinates children with the wonders of scientific discovery and sparks their interest in future science projects. Ms. Frizzle and her students take little scientists on a wild ride completely driven by solar energy. It is a great way to teach kids about the power of solar energy, its importance and how effectively it can be put to use in day-to-day life. Why You'll Love It: Join Ms. Frizzle and her students as they explore the greenhouse effect, collect real carbon dioxide, recreate global warming in a bottle and much more. Age: 5 years and up Features Multiple award-winning science kit Introduces children to the concept of solar energy Exciting and educational Educates children from greenhouse effect to global warming Read More

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Color and shine with Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles! Color Wonder Metallic Paper gives your adventures an edge! Just like all Mess-F...ree Color Wonder products, the markers won't color on skin, furniture or carpets! Includes 12 pages of Mess-Free Color Wonder Metallic Paper and 5 Color Wonder Markers.Recommended Ages:3 – 15 Read More

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An adorable adventure book features tactile, engaging illustrations along with a wagging tail attached to the back cover. Color(s)...: lamb. Brand: JELLYCAT. Style Name: Anne Wilkinson 'If I Were a Lamb...' Book. Style Number: 534276_5. Manufacturer part number BB444LM Approxdimensions: 6 square By Anne Wilkinson Jellycat Books Kids' Wear Read More

Eric Carle
$30.00 at Kohl's

Eric Carle is one of the most celebrated children's book authors/illustrators of all time, with over 103 million copies of his boo...ks sold worldwide. Inspired by the amazing artwork in Eric Carle's books, this Pastel Action Musical is full of fun! The bright polka-dotted turtle holds the caterpillar on his back. As the caterpillar turns, You Are My Sunshine is played just for your little one to enjoy! Read More

Groundwood Books
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<div>In this beloved retelling of a legendary epic, young readers follow the adventures of Beowulf, Wiglaf, and Aelfhere, all of w...hom are endowed with a different magical ability. Far from a gift, their magic is actually a terrible burden. Beowulf?s superhuman strength makes him clumsy and even overpowers his own weapons. Aelfhere?s ability to read minds reveals disturbing truths. And Wiglaf?s life-like dreams foretell disaster. Welwyn Wilton Katz recounts the Beowulf legend from the point of view of Wiglaf, who hears about Beowulf?s many adventures: the seven-day swim in which he kills nine monsters, the battle in the mead hall with the wicked troll Grendel, the underwater struggle with the sea serpents, and the confrontation with Grendel's evil mother. Wiglaf doesn't just hear about adventure — he even participates in the final battle with a dragon. Laszlo Gal?s magnificent paintings, vividly reproduced in the pages of this rich book, are some of his finest work. Based on the art of the Vikings, they have the brilliant color and sinuous line of an illuminated manuscript.</DIV> Read More

Ohio University Press
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<div>Blending historical fact and classical myth, the author of Zorba the Greek and The Last Temptation of Christ transports the r...eader 3,000 years into the past, to a pivotal point in history: the final days before the ancient kingdom of Minoan Crete is to be conquered and supplanted by the emerging city-state of Athens. Translated by Theodora Vasils and Themi Vasils.<BR> <br> The familiar figures who peopled that ancient world -- King Minos, Theseus and Ariadne, the Minotaur, Diadalos and Ikaros -- fill the pages of this novel with lifelike immediacy.<BR> <br> Written originally for an Athenian youth periodical, <I>At the Palaces of Knossos</i> functions on several levels. Fundamentally, it is a gripping and vivid adventure story, recounted by one of this century's greatest storytellers, and peopled with freshly interpreted figures of classical Greek mythology. We see a new vision of the Minotaur, portrayed here as a bloated and sickly green monster, as much to be pitied as dreaded. And we see a grief-stricken and embittered Diadalos stomping on the homemade wax wings that have caused the drowning of his son, Ikaros.<BR> <br> On another level, <I>At the Palaces of Knossos</i> is an allegory of history, showing the supplanting of a primitive culture by a more modern civilization. Shifting the setting back and forth from Crete to Athens, Kazantzakis contrasts the languid, decaying life of the court of King Minos with the youth and vigor of the newly emerging Athens.<BR> <br> Protected by bronze swords, by ancient magic and ritual, and by ferocious-but-no-longer-invincible monsters, the kingdom of Crete represents the world that must perish if classical Greek civilization is to emerge into its golden age of reason and science. In the cataclysmic final scene in which the Minotaur is killed and King Minos's sumptuous palace burned, Kazantzakis dramatizes the death of the Bronze Age, with its monsters and totems, and the birth of the Age of Iron.</div> Read More

HMH Books for Young Readers
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<div>A is for alligator, B is for bath, and C is for Curious . . . Curious George, that is! Curious little ones will find an surprise on every spread of this sturdy book. Featuring a sweet rhyming text, this first alphabet book includes flaps to lift, tabs to pull, and surprises for baby on every page! <p></div> Read More

Childrens Press
$5.95 at Amazon

The popular Rookie Books expand their horizons - to all corners of the globe! With this series all about geography, emergent will take off on adventures to cities, nations, waterways, and habitats around the world?and right in their own backyards. Read More

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
$11.45 at Amazon

For children of all ages, this rhyming picture book tells the story of Clia, the first bird ever. Inspired by Eckhart Tolle, this... story is based on the true life of Archaeopteryx, born 150 million years ago in what we now call southern Germany. Clia, the first being born with feathers (from traditional lizard parents) must find her way in a world of lizards who are quite stuck in their ways. Why does Clia have feathers while other lizards have scales? Why does Clia want to fly while other lizards want to hide? Why does Clia sing while other lizards remain silent? Clia embraces her differences and realizes her potential, becoming the first bird ever. "Clia is a delightful adventure into our individual uniqueness yet shared biological ancestry. Ms. Rosewood conveys in one simple life the power to change the world and the message to never be afraid or ashamed of how we might be different." SUSAN L. SMALLEY, Ph.D. Professor of Psychiatry, UCLA Semel Institute Read More

Paw Prints 2007-06-28
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The author/illustrator of Hey! Get Off Our Train turns the question "Can we have a dog?" into a touching and mysterious adventure,... starring a one-of-a-kind mongrel named Courtney. A sunny upbeat reminder that wonderful things can happen when you don't judge others by the way they look. Full color. Read More

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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Tony Crowne returns in a new mystery filled with action, intrigue and adventure. An armored truck robbery nets the thieves a cool... half-million dollars. The police arrest the leader of the gang: none other than Tony's football coach! Did the police arrest the right man? Tony doesn't think so. With the aid of his friends and his trusty dog, Tony teams up with a police detective to prove his coach innocent and to track down the real mastermind behind the heist. Read More

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<p>Erin Hunter, the #1 nationally bestselling author of the Warriors series, is back with book four in the <em>New York Times</em>... bestselling Survivors series about a dog named Lucky. This thrilling animal fantasy series was praised by <em>Kirkus</em> as "wild and wonderful adventure" in a starred review. It will be welcomed by all fans of epic animal fantasy adventure.</p><p>Lucky and Alpha have reached a shaky truce, but tensions within the newly united Pack are still running high. As the dogs search for a home far away from the Fierce Dog camp, they discover that no territory is truly safe when they encounter a terrifying new Pack.</p> Read More

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
$7.95 at Amazon

<i>As If by Magic</i> is the delightful story of a little girl named Patti, who enjoys entertaining people and making them laugh. ...When her fifth-grade teacher goes around the classroom asking each child what he or she wants to be when they grow up, everyone knows right away?everyone but Patti, that is. Patti is embarrassed when all of her friends say they want to be doctors or lawyers, and she can?t think of anything she feels is as important. Finally, she says she wants to be a magician. After a little research and encouragement, she decides to pursue her goal. Find out how Patti finally realizes her dream?and enjoy the magic tricks and jokes along the way.<p><p> Patti?s adventures make a very funny and inspiring story for children of all ages, and she hopes to convince everyone to feel good about what they do in their lives and share those good feelings with others. <p> <i>As If by Magic</i> contains some good jokes that are easy for children to remember and even describes a few of Patti?s magic tricks that, with a little practice, can be accomplished very easily by young readers. Best of all, many of the magic tricks in Patti?s book can be performed by using items found around the house.<p> Children will be so curious to see what she pulls out of her hat next that they will not be able to put Patti?s story down till the very end.<p> Children of all ages will have fun reading this book, especially those in second grade and up. Read More

BookSurge Publishing
$19.95 at Amazon

Pirates, treasures, storms, shipwrecks, and magic are all ingredients of Rover Rob?s Tales: The Life of a Pirate Dog with Grace O?... Malley, the Irish Sea Queen by children?s author Yaelle Byrd. In this rollicking tale of the famous picaroon and Irish clan Chieftain, Black Oak, his daughter Grace, and her pup Rover Rob, young readers learn the life lessons of friendship, and the importance of telling the truth. All aboard The Maggie! Young Grace O?Malley has always had a way with animals. When she finds a young pup in need of a rescue, she nurses him back to health and helps him grow into a fine seadog who is always ready to work and fight with the ruthless crew. Alongside Tito, the crazy parrot, the friends sail through many adventures, fighting an enemy fleet, overcoming mutiny, and helping a Mermaid along the way. With fights, rescues, perilous situations and daring deeds this well-paced story is ideal for young readers or as a bedtime book. Read More

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This book introduces readers to the exciting world of writing adventure stories and is a perfect resource for meeting common core ...state standards in writing. Key features of the genre are explained and readers are guided through the process of writing their own story. Top tips are given covering planning, writing dialogue, developing characters, adding narrative plot twists, using descriptive language and more! Engaging photographs, eye-catching illustrations, and a wealth of ideas bring the genre to life. An adventure story running throughout the book draws readers in, offers concrete examples of how the tips can be put into practice and will inspire readers to get writing their own adventure stories. Read More

French & European Pubns
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The Adventures of Asterix (French: Asterix or Asterix le Gaulois) is a series of French comic books written by Rene Goscinny and i...llustrated by Albert Uderzo (Uderzo also took over the job of writing the series after the death of Goscinny in 1977). The series first appeared in French in the magazine Pilote on 29 October 1959. As of 2008, 33 comic books in the series have been released.<br>The series follows the exploits of a village of ancient Gauls as they resist Roman occupation. They do so by means of a magic potion, brewed by their druid, which gives the recipient superhuman strength. The protagonist, the titular character, Asterix, along with his friend Obelix have various adventures. In many cases, this leads them to travel to various countries around the world, though other books are set in and around their village. For much of the history of the series (Volumes 4 through 29), settings in Gaul and abroad alternated, with even-numbered volumes set abroad and odd-numbered volumes set in Gaul, mostly in the village.<br>The Asterix series is one of the most popular Franco-Belgian comics in the world, with the series being translated into over 100 languages, and it is popular in most European countries. <br>The success of the series has led to the adaptation of several books into 11 films; eight animated, and three with live actors. There have also been a number of games based on the characters, and a theme park near Paris, Parc Asterix, is themed around the series. To date, 325 million copies of 33 Asterix books have been sold around the world making co-creators Rene Goscinny and Albert Uderzo France's bestselling authors abroad. Read More

First Second
$7.49 at Amazon

<DIV><DIV><DIV><P>Just in time for the summer blockbuster movie, ?the Prince?s most epic journey yet.??XBOX Magazine</P><P> </P><P...>Journey deeper into the legend?an epic adventure steeped in ancient Persian lore?the tale of a prince from a distant land outside of time. </P><P> </P><P>The huge Disney movie adaptation of The Prince of Persia? helmed by Jerry Bruckheimer and starring Jake Gyllenhaal?is sure to make many new fans for the swashbuckling Prince. For all of them, First Second offers a new edition of our graphic novel tale of the Prince of Persia, which Booklist describes (in a starred review) as ?a book that?s even better with repeat readings.? Here is the story behind the games, the legend, and the man?a tale of magic and destiny.</P></DIV></DIV></DIV> Read More

Brand: Bunker Hill Publishing Inc
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Hippo and Monkey is the story of two best friends. Little things start to bother them about each other. How can they find a way to... accept each other for who they are?  This delightful tale of irritation, tolerance, and love tells us how to be forgiving when it comes to those closest to us. Banana skins in the water! Angry splashing! These are some of the bumps along the path through the jungle of life for Hippo and Monkey. Can they navigate the path wisely? What can we, in turn, learn from them? Find out in this funny, heartwarming, thought-provoking, and beautifully illustrated book. JOSHUA YUNGER is the illustrator of several books including Wobar and the Quest for the Magic Calumet by Henry Homeyer also coming out this October. He is a faculty member at the AVA Gallery and Art Center (Alliance for the Visual Art) in Lebanon NH. In his spare time he writes and records songs for his band The Ologists. He lives in South Stafford, VT with his wife Erin and their young children George and Casey.   Advance Praise With the bold, dynamic lines and colors of his hand-colored linoleum cuts and his sparse and idiosyncratic use of words, Joshua Yunger perfectly conveys the childhood emotions of these two unusual friends learning to understand and love each other. Hippo and Monkey  is a children's book for all ages.--Bente Torjusen, executive director, AVA Gallery and Art Center   Most beautiful.--Cooper-Moore, Jazz musician and educator This gorgeous fable about the work and rewards of love will delight both children and the grown-ups who read to them. Hippo and Monkey is fresh and rich, a feast for the senses as well as food for the soul.--Jennifer Bates, bookseller, poet, author, The First Night Out of Eden   This book has wonderful messages for all of us, no matter how old we are. As you enter the beautifully illustrated world of Hippo and Monkey, you are in for a real treat. Get ready to open yourself up to what these two animals have to teach us. Read More

World Poetry Publishing
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World Poetry Publishing brings you a first book for challenged youth and adults, the amazing Big Bessie Stories! Dictated by the... award winning ?specially-abled? Sharon Rowe and featuring the HandyDART Heroine Big Bessie, a talking, flying mini bus that never takes no for an answer, this book is full of humor, taking the reader through a series of wondrous adventures. The stories fulfill a long term dream by the author. Illustrator Kwame Yirenkyi brings Big Bessie and her friends such as Baby Nicki and Sir Thomas Rigg Kimball her cat, to life on the pages. There is some excitement about a possible animated series! The stories have been read aloud in community centers, libraries and classes with great success, to children, youth and adults. They have inspired many ?challenged? people to find their creative voice. Sharon wants you to know that you have a creativity in you just waiting to come out. Comments: Linda Jones, ?I love Sharon?s stories and so do the participants at Read Ability Stories at the Surrey Library. Keep writing Sharon!? David Smith, ?Sharon is an amazing woman. She has a storyteller?s mind and the tenacity to finish her work. She also has a wonderful sense of humour which is highlighted by Big Bessie and her gang.? Read More

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
$3.44 at Amazon

What if you were seven years old and had a magical bookmark? What if your bookmark allowed you to travel inside books? What if t...he books you picked were silly nursery rhymes and fairy tales? That is exactly what happens to Summer! It is October and almost Halloween and Summer has to have a costume for the school party and parade. She also needs a good book to read to her class, something interesting and fun. Can Summer find a book and a costume that go together, and what kind of adventures will she have this time? Read More

Forgotten Books
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Wholesome food, well prepared, is a basic requirement in the lives of all of us, and the needs of the human body do not vary in respect even when we go vacationing. The only real difference between appetites at home and in transit is that appetites on vacation usually are more robust. Appetites in trailers are no exception. Three meals a day can be well executed with a minimum of effort in the snug convenience of a trailer kitchen. Adventuring in a trailer opens opportunities for adventuring in new foods, to anyone who will explore the possibilities of this vagabond existence; and for summer camps and kitchenettes, these menus are equally convenient. Meals for the trailer need not be drab or uninteresting. Fresh food on every roadside stand, wholesome food in cans challenge the homemaker to feed her traveling companions interesting food, well prepared. Good food which is adequate and appetizing need not be elaborate or intricate to prepare. It is hoped that the martyr spirit dominating homemakers of an earlier day will not reappear in the trailer. Some of the same spirit of adventure that prompted the pioneer homemaker to feed her family well as she swayed across the continent in her covered wagon may still be required of todays trailer homemaker. New frontiers are hers without the same hardships and hazards. Today strailer homemaker, if she has taken a step in the fashionable direction of keeping up with the times, will dominate her meals not be dominated by them.<BR>(Typographical errors above are due to OCR software and don't occur in the book.)<BR><BR><B>About the Publisher</B> <BR><BR>Forgotten Books is a publisher of historical writings, such as: Philosophy, Classics, Science, Religion, History, Folklore and Mythology.<BR><BR>Forgotten Books' Classic Reprint Series utilizes the latest technology to regenerate facsimiles of historically important writings. Careful attention has been made to accurately p Read More

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
$12.99 at Amazon

<div><div>Princess Rewards: Princesses of Chadwick Castle Adventure, Book 8 (<b>Princess Castle Adventure Mystery series</b>)</div...><div>The Princesses Of Chadwick Castle Adventure is an eight-book <b>full-color picture book series </b>is a<b> </b>children's historical mystery series set in England about two princess sisters, Elle age 12, and Belle, 10. Cooped up in their 19th century castle most days they grow restless and in their curiosity uncover a mystery one night. The princesses go on a secret mission to uncover more of the mystery they'd stumbled upon in Beaded Dresses Mystery and Lady With A Circlet.Now they have uncovered a dangerous plot to overthrow the King, their father. The princesses must hide their identity and live with strangers. The girls are forced to hide amidst the villagers, afraid spies would uncover their disguise--provided they have not already been discovered. </div><div><br>Princess Rewards is the eighth book in the Princess Castle adventure mystery series. </div><div></div><div>The first book, While Princesses Sleep, (for readers six to eleven,) and the series diaries the princesses adventures with their ballerina friends and this culminates in Book 8. </div><div></div><div>the first book While Princesses Sleep opens with the Princess Elle discovering a strange sound in the night. Curious, she determines the reason for these mysterious noises and starts the adventure with her sister, Belle. Something is afoot at the castle and they must find out what this is. However, finding the truth behind the secrets they stumble upon leads them to strange answers.<br> <br>This <b>children's illustrated story book</b> is written from a first person point of view and is similar to a princess diary type book. In the princesses' adventure they are also introduced to the world of ballet. The spin-off series (coming soon) will deal more with ballerinas and ballet stories.<br> <br>Each full color book tells of the princesses' daily adventure living in the castle. The series <b>features artwork from the art masters </b>whose works have entered the public domain and are no longer restricted by copyright.<br> <br><div>Who is this historical children's series for?</div><div>I wrote this children's historical mystery series set in England primarily for girls age 7-12 but although it is a princess type story with mystery, action and adventure, I feel even a boy could enjoy the series. (Bear in mind these are princess stories for girls, essentially.) It being a full-color illustrated ebook and paperback I hope to expose young readers to artwork from master artists of the world. My hope is that the princess series will be a children's illustrated classic someday.</div> <br>Other books in the series:<br>The Princesses of Chadwick Castle Adventure Mystery series<br>1. While Princesses Sleep<br>2. Beaded Dresses Mystery<br>3. Lady With The Circlet<br>4. Secret Mission Princess<br>5. Pretty Scary Lady<br>6. Down With The Crown<br>7. Peasant Princesses<br>8. Princess Rewards<br>Beautiful Ballerina series<br>Beautiful Ballerina Gift Book</div></div><div></div><div></div> Read More

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
$5.99 at Amazon

<h1>A "Color-With-Me" Adventure on the snowy slopes!</h1> <p> <p> <p> <p> "Winter break had just ended and Collin had really enjoy...ed his time off. So much so, that he was not very excited to be back at school. And he was less excited to have to give a report about what he had done over the winter break. <p> He stood on the stage in the auditorium, sweat dripping from his forehead. It was his turn to tell the school about what he had done over winter break. He was nervous. Very nervous. <p> He gulped nervously and then started to tell the entire school about his winter break." <p> Join Collin as he brings his whole class on the newest "Color-With-Me" adventure! <p> This is a first of it's kind book series and fun for kids of any age! Between each chapter is a picture from the story to color. </p> Read More

Two Lions
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<p><b>The classic tale by award-winning author Marjorie Flack is back in print for the first time in decades!</b></p><p>Walter is ...a lazy mouse. He is so lazy that he always misses school and spends all his time in bed. He is so lazy that eventually his family forgets about him and moves away?without him. Alone and scared, Walter heads out into the world to search for his family. He travels through a dark forest and soon meets a turtle and some frogs. Walter decides to create a new home on Mouse Island. His froggy friends live nearby, and Walter tries to teach them things. With his own island?and friends who depend on him?Walter must learn to take care of himself. There is no time to be lazy! But will Walter ever see his family again? First published in 1937 and back in print for the first time in decades with Marjorie Flack?s own illustrations, this is a classic tale of adventure and friendship, and the importance of perseverance. An introduction from noted librarian Nancy Pearl is included.</p> Read More

Carlton Publishing Group
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<P style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt" class=MsoNormal><B>A stunning, strangely beautiful version of Alice, which inludes a mini 12-page g...uidebook to Wonderland attached inside the front cover</B></P><P>Young Alice dozes off by the riverbank on a lazy summer afternoon only to see a white rabbit with a pocket watch rushing down a rabbit hole. Enticed by this curious spectacle, Alice follows and falls down, down to the bottom of the burrow, where she enters the magical world of Wonderland. Here anything and everything can happen?and frequently does. Alice's adventures take in the most peculiar sights and characters. This is the stuff that dreams are made of. Each spread is beautifully illustrated creating background and atmosphere to draw the reader along. The White Rabbit's Guide to Wonderland introduces the key characters and the strange customs of the land, and helps to prepare readers for the adventure awaiting them. Read More

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This Story is Told in Pictures? so children 3 to 6 can ?read? the pictures and enjoy the story.<BR><BR>Waking up early one morning..., Early Birdy watches Mother Birdy catch a worm. Inspired, Early Birdy wants to catch one too. But catching a worm isn?t as easy as it looks. Join Early Birdy on an exciting and funny adventure set in a beautiful springtime forest environment created by illustrator Bill Bolton. Don?t be surprised to find yourself ?smiling from ear to ear?. Don?t for one minute think you?re going to ?read? (aka narrate) this story to your child because you?re the adult and your child is, well, the child. Your child can ?read? the pictures as well as you can. A fact that changes how this story will be read: this is a story you and your child can read together. You might start the collaboration by asking a question: You: What do you see in this picture? Child: A little baby birdy is waking up You: And in the next picture? Child: A big bird is catching a worm. You: Meanwhile back in the nest? Child: The little birdy is watching. Child: He wants to catch a worm, too. He flies down. Child: He sees a worm. Child: He bites it. Child: And then uh oh! That?s not a worm! See what just happened? you and your child were reading the book together, until your child got much too excited to wait for you to ask a question. Suddenly your preschooler is telling the story as fast as she can turn the pages. And you?re thinking, ?Wait a minute! My 3-year-old doesn?t know how to read. But she?s so excited?I can?t stop her from telling the story. She?s running away with the story. What happened to our quiet little game of question and answer?? Read More

Calithumpian Press
$16.99 at Amazon

<div><I>Opa!</I> It?s Athens, Greece! KeeKee, the world traveling kitty, lands for another exciting adventure. Join KeeKee as she ...explores one of the oldest cities in the world. Children and adults will delight in discovering what makes Athens a must-visit destination, from its history and culture to food and hospitality. KeeKee's latest adventure includes a kid-friendly pronunciation guide and glossary in the back of the book along with a charmingly illustrated map of Athens. Entertaining and educational, KeeKee's adventures will spark curiosity and inspire appreciation for our great big wonderful world!</div> Read More

Candlewick Press
$10.68 at Amazon

<b>From woolly mammoths to rocket ships, the marvels of a museum are more fun to explore when Maisy leads the way.</b><br><br>On a... rainy-day visit to the museum, Maisy and her friends explore everything from dinosaurs to a moon exhibit, from vintage vehicles to a giant dollhouse to the food exhibit. There?s always something new (or old) to see at a museum, and for little readers, it?s good to have a friend like Maisy along for the adventure. Read More

Speedy Publishing LLC
$6.75 at Amazon

Greek mythology is a valuable part of western culture and it can be extremely captivating to young children. A Hercules and Greek ...Gods Coloring book will give your child the opportunity to learn about greek mythology, while also having fun coloring. Watch as they learn and color Zeus, Athena, and Hercules. There are many adventures that the Greek gods went on and this coloring book will allow them to learn about these adventures at an early age. Read More

Compass Point Books
$27.87 at Amazon

Graphic novels are a popular new way to tell all kinds of stories. Topics in these book-length comics range from exciting adventur...e stories to compelling scientific and historical topics. This book will help you keep the big picture in sight as your graphic novel takes shape. Read More

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
$6.99 at Amazon

<h2>Minecraft Handbooks - Essential Hints & Tips reveals hundreds of mind blowing minecraft hints and tips!<br/></h2><b>***** you really need to know in Minecraft! *****</b><br/><br/>This illustrated guide is packed with useful information to increase your Minecraft Gaming Skills and is the only Hints and Tips book you will ever need!<br/><br/><b>Featured Inside:<br/><br/>Hundreds of Hints and Tips<br/>Loads of Unusual Minecraft Facts<br/>Tons of illustrations to help you improve your gameplay skills<br/>From beginner to expert in one easy to read book!<br/></b><br/>"Click LOOK INSIDE" to see how much more there is to discover by purchasing this book!<br/><br/>Minecraft Handbooks - Essential Hints & Tips is an unofficial Minecraft Guide and is an original work of fan fiction that is not associated with Minecraft or Mojang/Notch. It is an unofficial work and is not sanctioned nor has it been approved by the makers of Minecraft.<br/><br/>Minecraft ®/TM & © 2009-2013 Mojang / Notch<br/><br/>Tags: Minecraft, minecraft handbooks, minecraft comics, minecraft games, minecraft xbox, minecraft magazine, minecraft secrets, minecraft revenge, minecraft mobs, free minecraft books, Minecraft stories, Minecraft Survival Guide, Minecraft redstone handbook, Minecraft combat, Minecraft building guide, computer games Humor & Entertainment Entertainment & Games, Games & Strategy Guides, Children's Nonfiction Games Read More

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Rediscover Anne Shirley and her adventures in this beautiful edition of L.M. Montgomery?s classic.<BR><BR>The youngest daughter of... Anne and Gilbert meets the trials of World War I with irrepressible spirit in this artfully packaged edition of the sixth book in the Anne of Green Gables series.<BR><BR>Anne?s children are almost grown up, except for pretty, high-spirited Rilla. No one can resist her bright hazel eyes and dazzling smile. Rilla, nearly fifteen, can?t think any further ahead than going to her very first dance at the Four Winds lighthouse and getting her first kiss from handsome Kenneth Ford. But undreamed-of challenges await as the world of Ingleside becomes endangered by a faraway war. When her brothers go off to fight and Rilla brings home an orphaned newborn in a soup tureen, she is swept into a drama that tests her courage and leaves her changed forever. Read More

Golden Books
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Join Richard Scarry?s Busytown friends in this big board book, featuring Huckle Cat and Lowly Worm, as they teach preschoolers new... words. From the house to the grocery store, and the harbor to the farm, over 175 clearly labeled objects will have young children immersed in an adventure of discovery like only Richard Scarry could create. Read More

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
$5.00 at Amazon

A fun coloring book for kids that like cows. Kids would enjoy this coloring book of the cartoon cows.

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
$25.50 at Amazon

Engage and enhance your child's emerging reading skills by following the adventures of the Wood Elves as they travel through the D...ark Woods and up Ice Mountain to rescue the Elf Prince and Elf Princess from the Bad Witch. This is the first in a series of six books, written and used in the classroom by Pamela Myers, a 1st Grade teacher of 40 years experience. Augusta Talbot's beautifully rendered watercolor drawings are magical and captivating, further motivating young readers to find out what happens next. The Adventures of the Wood Elves starts at beginning reading level and gradually increases to a late 2nd Grade level. Each book and chapter builds on and reinforces the previous vocabulary while developing the the story of the Wood Elves' adventures as they work together to rescue the Elf Princess and Elf Prince. Read More

Clarion Books
$15.29 at Amazon

<div>This Caldecott Medal-winning picture book begins placidly (and familiarly) enough, with three pigs collecting materials and g...oing off to build houses of straw, sticks, and bricks. But the wolf?s huffing and puffing blows the first pig right out of the story . . . and into the realm of pure imagination. The transition signals the start of a freewheeling adventure with characteristic David Wiesner effects?cinematic flow, astonishing shifts of perspective, and sly humor, as well as episodes of flight.<br>Satisfying both as a story and as an exploration of the nature of story, The Three Pigs takes visual narrative to a new level. Dialogue balloons, text excerpts, and a wide variety of illustration styles guide the reader through a dazzling fantasy universe to the surprising and happy ending. Fans of Tuesday?s frogs and Sector 7?s clouds will be captivated by old friends?the Three Pigs of nursery fame and their companions?in a new guise.<br></div> Read More

Parragon Books
$4.99 at Amazon

Put on your 3D glasses and travel back in time for an amazing adventure into the awesome world of the dinosaurs, in the 3D Discove...ry Reader series! Easy-to-read text, bite-sized facts and clear design for young readers combine with 3D cover-mounted glasses and big, detailed 3D photographs that leap off the page. Plus fun stickers, a quiz and helpful glossary and index. Read More

Brand: Time For Kids
$12.94 at Amazon

Take a walk on the Prehistoric side with <i>Dinosaurs 3D</i>. Brought to you by the editors of<em> TIME For Kids magazine</em>, book of stunning 3D images shows dinosaurs as you've never seen them. From plant eaters to armored dinosaurs, the creatures seem to leap, crawl, stomp, and stampede off the pages and into your living room. The 3D photos are so eye-poppingly real, you'll think you've gone back in time! <br><br>The book is packed with state-of-the art CGI artwork. No other dinosaur book comes close to delivering the impact of <i>Dinosaurs 3D</i>. Dinosaur lovers young and old will thrill to this marvelous 3D menagerie and the surprising and little-known facts and information about each creature and how they compare to today's animals! There are 2 pairs of glasses included in each book so you can invite a friend to come along on your adventure! Read More

$8.84 at Amazon

<p>The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: A BabyLit® Camping Primer </p> <p>Take a trip downriver in Huckleberry Finn: A BabyLit Ca...mping Primer. Alison Oliver?s crisp illustrations help little ones learn camping vocabulary such as ?raft,? ?river,? and ?fishing line? while Jennifer Adam?s carefully curated quotations from the original text will have parents reading with the soft, twangy accent of Mark Twain. </p> Read More

Brand: Visikid Books
$14.16 at Amazon

Read Norky s first book! Finally, the story of Norky the Peneagle [Penguin - Eagle hybrid] is revealed as he checks the Naughty an...d Nice List and reports back to Santa. Norky is the 'Official Mail bird' of the North Pole and his first book tells how he became Santa s hybrid helper...whether he's mailing "FIX IT" cards to the Naughty or sending "GOOD DEED" cards to the rest, Christmas with Norky, the Adventure Begins... will haveing you waiting to see what's under your tree this Christmas! Read More

Pook Press
$26.64 at Amazon

This book forms part of our 'Pook Press' imprint, celebrating the golden age of illustration in children's literature. 'The Wind i...n the Willows' is a true classic of Children's literature, penned by Kenneth Grahame and first published in 1908. Alternately slow moving and fast paced, it focuses on four anthropomorphised animal characters in a traditional bucolic version of the English Thames valley - a novel notable for its adventure, mysticism, morality and unceasing camaraderie. This text contains an introduction by A. A. Milne, the famed author of 'Whinnie the Pooh' and various other Children's poems. It is also accompanied by a series of dazzling colour illustrations by Arthur Rackham (1867-1939). One of the most celebrated painters of the British Golden Age of Illustration, which encompassed the years from 1900 until the start of the first world war, Rackham's artistry still delights both young and old over a century later. Presented alongside the text, his illustrations further refine Grahame's masterful storytelling. Read More

$10.95 at Amazon

Tiny Button Mouse has found a sparkling treasure, the most magnificent object she has ever seen. When she hides it snugly in the h...ollow log so she can play with friends, she comes back to discover it missing! Though the friends help her try to find it, Tiny Button Mouse must go to bed that night without her treasure. When she finds it the next day she discovers that it has been incorporated into the nest of a Grays Jay's nest, nestled alongside four soft blue eggs. Now what is Button to do? This book teaches how to put the needs of the greater good before self interest. The Black Forest Friends Book Series takes place in the meadows and woodlands of Black Forest, Colorado. Each book in the series present life lessons to the reader through adventures and misadventures of the animals who live in the forest. It is the goal of the authors to help children learn moral values, friendship, facts about forest animals and outdoor life. Readers tag along with Kit Red Fox, Ariel Butterfly, Violet Mule Deer and other Black Forest friends Throughout this delightful series, the young animals go exploring, play games and meet new friends. Each book highlights an animal character and includes an educational section and or activity. The exquisite watercolors welcome readers to these masterful fables that both educate and entertain. A new generation of classics, enjoyed by children of all ages! Read More

$15.48 at Amazon

FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. The author recounts how the Greek gods and goddesses earned their thrones on Mount Olympus,... and retells some of the myths she learned as a child. Read More

Brand: AuthorHouse
$20.07 at Amazon

Ella Mortimer is a bright nine-year-old girl who happens to have leukemia. Diagnosed at the age of six, the long hospital visits,... chemotherapy, blood transfusions, bouts of nausea, and lack of energy are taking a toll on Ella, who is a realist by nature. To cheer her up, her mom, Rebecca, takes Ella and her siblings, Chelsea and Miles, on a vacation to "Dreamcatchers," an aged amusement park that has seen better days. Once there, Ella meets an intriguing boy named Sebastian, who lives in the amusement park. With the help of this strange boy and his many wonderful adventures, Ella soon learns that there is more to life than just the facts and dreaming is every bit as important as the reality of her illness. Ella & Sebastian is based, in part, on the experience of Lydia, a girl who was diagnosed with leukemia at the age of six. Like Ella, Lydia relapsed before her first round of treatments was completed and at times certainly needed a distraction from this disease. We are delighted to announce that after five years of treatments, Lydia has been in remission for over three years and is now focusing on being a teenager. At Lydia's request, a portion of the proceeds of this book will go to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to continue their efforts to find a cure for leukemia and other blood diseases, as well as the Children's Miracle Network, whose local organization was essential in helping Lydia to fulfill her dreams while she was being treated, because every child deserves to dream. Read More

Dover Publications
$7.95 at Amazon

<div>Small as mice and sly as foxes, the Brownies are a jovial band of free spirits who emerge in the evenings to roam the country...side while humans sleep. They love sports and games, jolly pranks, and adventures of any kind. Their exuberance and fondness for mischief are exceeded only by their kindheartedness, and many needy souls have been helped by their unseen hands.<BR>Palmer Cox's Brownies made their debut in an 1883 issue of <I>St. Nicholas Magazine.</I> The fanciful folk were inspired by Scottish folktales but reflected the sensibilities of nineteenth-century American children. This is the first and best of the Brownie books, brimming with 24 short verse tales and more than 260 of the author's whimsical illustrations.</div> Read More

Brand: North Country Books
$12.50 at Amazon

A book designed expressly for young people to learn the ways of hiking, how to hike and enjoy the out-of-doors, and how to discove...r the wonders of the Adirondack Park. This book puts young people in charge of learning about the woods, how to protect themselves and be safe in the woods, and how to protect the woods. It also encourages hikers to begin to read maps and to use a compass. Read More

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
$13.99 at Amazon

[Minecraft unoficcial book] One of the best Minecraft series you will ever read! Read these Minecraft stories made for players w...ho enjoy the game. If you're just starting with minecraft this story will give you the general outline of what to expect on the number 1 game which is constanly evolving and if you are already an experienced player you will find these stories fun to read :) If you are the kind of person that loves Minecraft then you are going to enjoy reading these cool stories In the first short minecraft story in this boxed set you will read that Teddy was a normal guy, who had a brother who loved to play Minecraft. He thought it was bit of a stupid game, one that was a bit foolish and something that he didn?t really like. But, when he gets sucked into the game and has to learn how to play it, the stakes start getting higher than he ever imagined. Teddy thought that he was just here because of some fluke. But when he found out that Herobrine was the cause of this issue, he was determined to take him down. Now, Teddy must find his brother and go on a journey to find Herobrine and get back home. Would Teddy be able to do it? Or would his naivety and inability to play the game effectively cause him to die before he can get out? On the second Minecraft story you will read about: Zack yearns for adventure. When he gets word of a treasure in a temple, he goes to investigate. Little does he know though, that once he gets in there, unlikely things start to happen. Traps are set up, enemies are everywhere, and Zack needs to fend for his life. This epic book has a thrilling story of near-death experiences, great battles, and a desire to get the treasure a young warrior wants. Zack will have to fight for his life in this mysterious temple, and it's only a matter of time before the question of whether he lives or not starts to come into play. Will Zack make it out alive? Or will the temple take him as a sacrifice?" And finally on the third Minecraft story you will read that: Timmy never knew what the nether was until now. When he is captured by a mysterious enemy for false identity, he immediately wonders just what this place is. With his trusty opal Silver at his side, he starts to look at this place for what it is, and he finds out that it?s crazier than he ever imagined. Faced with a choice, Timmy decides to go after this mysterious creature named Herobrine in order to save everyone. He has to escape out of here first though. With action-packed battles, touch choices, and near-death experiences, Timmy knows that there is more to this place than what meets the eye. With the help of friends along the way, he continues. But will he be able to escape? Or will this place trap him here forever? Download your copy of this cool minecraft story now and have some fun, you'll be glad you did! Scroll up this page and click the buy bottom and begin reading this Minecraft story now! This unofficial Minecraft book is not licensed, endorsed, approved or sponsored by Mojang AB. It is an unofficial Minecraft book and is not associated with Minecraft or Mojang AB. The trademark Minecraft is owned by Mojang AB. And other company names or trademarks mentioned in this book are property of their respective companies and are used for identification purposes only. All characters, names, places, and other aspects of the game described herein are trademarked and owned by their respective owners. Read More

Brand: Pavilion
$14.04 at Amazon

<P><B>A special 30th anniversary edition of the classic tale of high-seas adventure</B></P><P>Join Erik and the crew of <I>The Gol...den Dragon</I> on their journey as they go in search of adventure in "the land where the sun goes at night." Along the way their courage, skill, strength, stamina, and wit will be tested to the extremes. In the tradition of the great Norse sagas, this book was commended for a Greenaway Medal upon its publication in 1983, and was the basis of a 1989 fantasy film directed by Terry Jones and starring Tim Robbins. Read More

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