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In this simple, step-by-step instructional picture book, learn how you too can visit the moon on your bicycle! All you need is a v...ery long garden hose, a very large slingshot, a borrowed spacesuit, and a bicycle . . . and plenty of imagination. With tongue firmly in cheek, Caldecott Medal winner Mordicai Gerstein outlines the steps needed in glorious comic book-style panels and a deadpan voice, leaving nothing out: the food you'll eat, how to deal with loneliness in space, how to water those sunflower seeds once they're planted―even how to deal with the media attention back home after a successful trip. An inspired work of whimsy, How to Bicycle to the Moon to Plant Sunflowers is a spacefaring adventure for daydreamers and a starter kit for the imagination.A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2013 read more

Roaring Brook Press
$16.80

When he entered a dusty costume store,one that he hadn't seen beforeHe got what he'd bargained for . . . and more.Enter the Monste...rator if you dare.Put a coin in the slot . . . but beware! Join Master Edgar Dreadbury as he discovers the Monsterator, a machine that changes people into monsters in this spooky Halloween adventure from Keith Graves.A Neal Porter Book read more

Roaring Brook Press
$15.66

From Africa to North America, Asia to the Arctic―our dynamic, hilarious duo are back and ready to travel around the world. Join a ...rowdy musk ox and a cantankerous zebra on the adventure of a lifetime―a tour through the seven continents!Erin Cabatingan and Matthew Myers team up again in this wild and crazy adventure around the world.A Neal Porter Book read more

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Die cut pages bring surprise after surprise in this magical new book from the "Queen of the concept book"―an intricate and satisfy...ing homage to green, the color of all creation.How many kinds of green are there? There's the lush green of a forest on a late spring day, the fresh, juicy green of a just-cut lime, the incandescent green of a firefly, and the vivid aquamarine of a tropical sea. In her newest book, Caldecott and Geisel Honor Book author Laura Vaccaro Seeger fashions an homage to a single color and, in doing so, creates a book that will delight and, quite possibly astonish you. This title has Common Core connections. Green is a Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Book of 2012Green is a 2013 Caldecott Honor Book read more

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$6.00

• Series sold over 3 million. • Big board book ideal for babies and toddlers. • Stunning large format brings images to life. • Hel...ps build a child's vocabulary. read more

Roaring Brook Press
$10.36

"Part Narnia. Part Home Alone. It wouldn't have shocked me to learn the book had been written by some guy named Lemony Vonnegut." ...―James Patterson, New York Times bestselling author“A terrific read, magic really, an adolescent book for adults, an adult book for adolescents, a funny, wise, enthralling romp from fist page to last . . . So much better than Harry Potter” ―Peter Quinn, Author of Hour of the CatWhen Patrick Griffin passes out after a chemistry experiment gone bad, he wakes up in a strange parallel world, where everyone has huge eyes and tiny ears, and is addicted to smartphones called "binkies." Patrick thinks it's all a weird dream, but he's about to wake up to an adventure beyond his wildest imagination.Meanwhile, a huge rabbit-like creature named Mr. BunBun is roaming through Patrick's hometown, leaving a trail of chaos behind it. Its mission? To save Earth from imminent doom.See what happens when the fate of three worlds lies in the hands of one boy and one gigantic bunny in this first book of the hilarious and mind-bending new adventure series, Patrick Griffin and the Three Worlds. read more

Roaring Brook Press
$13.49

A young boy named Henry embarks on a normal, average day at school, but his daily activities are hopelessly disrupted by his overa...ctive imagination. Breakfast turns into a fantastical adventure through his cereal box, and his classroom becomes a whirlwind of flying books. Along the way, an off-screen voice scolds him to "Stop daydreaming!" In a fun and unexpected twist, it turns out that Henry and his adventures were part of a young girl's imagination all along.Exuberant and innovative, this debut picture book by comic strip creator Mark Tatulli is a celebration of imagination and the power of daydreaming. read more

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