Philomel How to Catch A Star

Once there was a boy, and that boy loved stars very much. So much so that he decided to catch one of his very own. But how? Waiting for them to grow tired from being up in the sky all night doesnt work. Climbing to the top of the tallest tr...ee? No, not tall enough. The boy has a rocket ship . . . but it is made of paper and doesnt fly well at all. Finally, just when the boy is ready to give up, he learns that sometimes things arent where, or what, we expect them to be. First-time author/illustrator Oliver Jeffers offers a simple, childlike tale of reaching for the stars, and emerging with a friend. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 6/3/2004 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Oliver Jeffers Publisher: Philomel Dimensions: 10.5in length x 10.59in width x 0.5in height Weight: 20oz. Read More

Philomel
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The Very Lonely Firefly is now available as a coloring book! Perfect for both reading and coloring, this interactive version of Er...ic Carles classic story follows a lonely firefly looking for friends. Each time he sees a light, the firefly chases after it, looking for other fireflies. He chases a flashlight, a cars headlights, and a sky full of fireworks before finally finding his friends. Special artwork made just for coloring and blank pages at the end for your own drawings bring new life to this timeless story. A sure-fire hit for creative children everywhere. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/7/2006 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 1 and Up Author: Eric Carle Publisher: Philomel Dimensions: 7.7in length x 10.92in width x 0.18in height Weight: 3.2oz. Read More

Philomel
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John Philip Duck Edward loves his pet duck more than anything. He raised it from a baby, and now it follows him everywhere 151 eve...n to the big fancy hotel in Memphis where he works with his father. Everyone at the Peabody loves to watch that little duck do tricks why, it can even waddle up and down in time to a John Philip Sousa march, which is why Edward decides to name it John Philip.But one day the hotel owner finds John Philip in his lobby fountain and he is NOT amused. Until Edward has an idea. What if he can train a bevy of ducks to march along behind him, swim in the fountain all day, and then march out every evening? If Edward can do that, the owner tells him, he and John Philip will have a permanent place at the Peabody. But can it really be done?Based on the real-life tradition of the Hotel Peabody Ducks.Author: Patricia Polacco Age: 5-8 Pages: 40, Hardcover Publisher: Penguin Group USA Author: Patricia Polacco Publisher: Philomel Dimensions: 11.22in length x 8.83in width x 0.47in height Weight: 16.8oz. Read More

Philomel
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Ever read a Redwall novel and wonder exactly what Abbot?s Special Abbey Trifle is? Or how to make Shrimp ?N Hotroot Soup, that del...icacy of otters everywhere? Or Mole?s Favourite Turnip and Tater Deeper ?N Ever Pie? From the simple refreshment of Summer Strawberry Fizz to Great Hall Gooseberry Fool, they?re all here, along with dozens of other favorites sure to turn young hands into seasoned chefs, illustrated in full color with all the charm and magic that is Redwall. A gift like no other for fans of the series, old or new. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/22/2005 Pages: 104 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Brian Jacques Publisher: Philomel Dimensions: 9.96in length x 8.46in width x 0.36in height Weight: 14.4oz. Read More

Philomel
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The words are instantly recognizable: Thats one small step for man; one giant leap for mankind. Spoken by Neil Armstrong moments a...fter he became the fi rst human being to set foot on the moon, they have come to represent all that is possible when mans determination to achieve the seemingly impossible results in success. To commemorate the 40th anniversary of this extraordinary moment in human history, Robert Burleigh and Mike Wimmer have created a breathtakingly beautiful tribute that transports readers to the stars, where they will experience the moon landing just as Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin did. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/2/2009 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Robert Burleigh Publisher: Philomel Dimensions: 10.19in length x 0.51in width x 9.99in height Weight: 16.8oz. Read More

Philomel
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Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 10/28/2002 Pages: 128 Reading Level: Age 9 and Up Author: Eric Carle Publisher: ...Philomel Dimensions: 8.9in length x 0.4in width x 11in height Weight: 20.48 oz Read More

Philomel
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Can you tell how many cherries there are? How many apples? In the brilliantly colorful My Very First Book of Numbers, children can... find the number of fruits in the bottom half of a page that matches the number of boxes and numerals in the top half. This new, bilingual English / Spanish edition will also allow them to match English and Spanish words for each. Children will love solving the puzzles of this clever, vibrant book. Book Details: Format: Board Book Publication Date: 3/7/2013 Pages: 20 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Eric Carle Publisher: Philomel Dimensions: 5.07in length x 0.49in width x 6.89in height Weight: 7.52 oz Read More

Philomel
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The celebrated classic You Are My I Love You is now available in a bilingual board book format, beautifully designed with easily r...eadable, side-by-side English and Spanish text. This special tribute to the parent and child relationship has always been the perfect family and baby-shower book, and is now a must-have for Spanish-speaking households and for children learning to speak either language. Book Details: Format: Board Book Publication Date: 12/27/2012 Pages: 28 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Maryann Cusimano Love Publisher: Philomel Dimensions: 6.07in length x 5.04in width x 0.54in height Weight: 7.76oz Read More

Philomel
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Eric Carles The Very Busy Spider has been a favorite for more than 20 years. This colorful, touch-and-feel story of an industrious... spider is a classic, and now the Spanish-language edition is available as a board book, perfect for the youngest children who speak Spanish or who are beginning to learn it. A wonderful companion to The Very Hungry Caterpillar (La Oruga Muy Hambrienta), this lovable, hard-working spider will spin her way into your heart, no matter what language you speak. Book Details: Format: Board Book Publication Date: 4/10/2008 Pages: 24 Reading Level: Age 1 and Up Author: Eric Carle Publisher: Philomel Dimensions: 5.04in length x 7.08in width x 0.63in height Weight: 4oz. Read More

Philomel
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At last! Heres a brand-new board book edition of an Eric Carle picture book thats a favorite with littlest cloud gazers everywhere...! Little Cloud likes to stand out from the crowd. When all the other clouds drift up, he goes his own way, changing shapes to become a sheep, an airplane, a shark and a funny clown. Its all lots of fun, but so is playing with friends. So this time, Little Cloud joins the crowd, gathering with his pals into one giant cloud. And then they rain! In Little Cloud, Eric Carle celebrates the possibilities of imagination with textured collages of sky-blue and white in a story that will encourage the youngest child to read? clouds. Eric Carle lives in Northampton and Charlemont, MA. Book Details: Format: Board Book Publication Date: 5/4/1998 Pages: 28 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Eric Carle Publisher: Philomel Dimensions: 7.03in length x 4.92in width x 0.65in height Weight: 6.4oz. Read More

Philomel
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Once there was a boy, and that boy loved stars very much. So much so that he decided to catch one of his very own. But how? Waitin...g for them to grow tired from being up in the sky all night doesnt work. Climbing to the top of the tallest tree? No, not tall enough. The boy has a rocket ship . . . but it is made of paper and doesnt fly well at all. Finally, just when the boy is ready to give up, he learns that sometimes things arent where, or what, we expect them to be. First-time author/illustrator Oliver Jeffers offers a simple, childlike tale of reaching for the stars, and emerging with a friend. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 6/3/2004 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Oliver Jeffers Publisher: Philomel Dimensions: 10.5in length x 10.59in width x 0.5in height Weight: 20oz. Read More

Anatex
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Anatex Outer Space Pathfinder Wall Panel Travel out of this world with the Outer Space Pathfinder Wall Panel. It adds an unique de...corative element where ever it is placed. Mountable, this panel provides a great option for play areas that are short on space, or simply need brightening up. Kids will love moving the wooden figures around the panel throughout space. They will be able to go to the moon, and even see some aliens. This great wall panel also helps to enhance logical thinking, hand-eye coordination and visual tracking. Read More

Orchard Toys
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Collect and match your cupcakes in this fun, sharing game. See how many delicious cupcakes you can match and collect in this fun-f...illed game. Remember your manners, as other players offer to share their cupcakes with you. ? Imported- England Read More

Magination Press
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Kids can be afraid of lots of different things - the dark, spiders, dogs, clowns, monsters. This book outlines the steps kids can ...use to deal with their everyday fears, and get back to the business of being a kid. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/1/2009 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Jane Annunziata Publisher: Magination Press Dimensions: 8.3in length x 0.51in width x 10.11in height Weight: 12oz. Read More

Magination Press
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A nonfiction book that describes the mechanics of the adoption process and the feelings that adoption engenders in an adopted chil...d. Straightforward and complete account that informs and validates the child for both international and domestic adoptions. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 10/1/2003 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Marc A. Nemiroff Publisher: Magination Press Dimensions: 7.99in length x 0.51in width x 9.99in height Weight: 12.96oz. Read More

Magination Press
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Aimed at younger children with ADHD, this extraordinarily popular book tells the story of a little car whose motor goes too fast. ...Try as he might, Otto just cant seem to stay on track, and this keeps getting h im into trouble at home and at school. Finally, Otto finds a special m echanic who helps him by prescribing the right medication. This cute, lively picture book teaches young children how and why their medicatio n can help them with their hyperactivity. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 8/15/2001 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Matthew R. Galvin Publisher: Magination Press Dimensions: 7.99in length x 0.31in width x 9.99in height Weight: 12.8oz. Read More

Nic Nac
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Nic Nac Plush Turtle 7 High quality plush animal. Proudly represents the sea life range of NIC NAC. From design to workmanship the... product speaks it all. The style itself captures the interest of children with its soft appearance. All NIC NAC products are made in INDIA. Dimensions: 7L x 5W x 3.25H From the Manufacturer: NICK NACK, the Indian manufacturer of NIC NAC is proudly associated with the INSTITUTE OF TOY MAKING TECHNOLOGY (ITMT), a unique Institute of its kind globally. This Institute trains women of India to make toys of international quality and provides them the platform to place their skills in front of the international toy industry. This state of the art training programme provides all the international facilities required to make the international level plush animals. The trained women get the opportunity to join the production unit and portray their skills to the world. This product shows the skills of the women of India which truly draws the attention of children as a playmate. Recommended Ages:3 ? 15 Read More

Magination Press
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Understanding what your emotions and feelings are telling you about yourself is very useful, even for little kids! This lightheart...ed and whimsical kid-friendly book helps kids learn to recognize and identify their own emotions and what to do when those feelings get too big or out of control. Shy Spaghetti and Excited Eggs is cleverly written and playfully illustrated and will be read again and again by young and old alike. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/15/2011 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Marc Nemiroff Publisher: Magination Press Dimensions: 5.98in length x 0.39in width x 9.01in height Weight: 15.19oz. Read More

Henry Holt and Co
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A little boy named Clemente learns about his namesake, the great baseball player Roberto Clemente, in this joyful picture book bio...graphy. Born in Puerto Rico, Roberto Clemente was the first Latin American player to be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame, and the only player for whom the five-year initiation period was waived. Known not only for his exceptional baseball skills but also for his extensive charity work in Latin America, Clemente was well-loved during his eighteen years playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates. He died in a plane crash while bringing aid supplies to earthquake victims in Nicaragua. Willie Perdomos rhythmic text and Bryan Colliers energetic art combine to tell the amazing story of one of baseballs greats. Clemente! is a 2011 Bank Street - Best Childrens Book of the Year. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/11/2010 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Willie Perdomo Publisher: Henry Holt and Co Dimensions: 11.24in length x 8.92in width x 0.37in height Weight: 13.59oz. Read More

Kids Can Press
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Developed with the cooperation of a science consultant, this book in the Primary Physical Science series is a tool to teach the ph...ysical sciences to young children. Touch It! follows science curricula and is loaded with surprising facts and hands-on activities designed to hold young readers interest and tap into their fascination with the everyday world. Touch It! explores materials -- their color, shape, texture, size, mass, magnetism and more. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/1/2005 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Adrienne Mason Publisher: Kids Can Press Dimensions: 10.25in length x 7.59in width x 0.1in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

Blue Apple Books
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The creators of the award-winning Alphabeasties And Other Amazing Types are back, this time with an amazing array of insects: butt...erflies to termites, dragonflies to walking sticks. While the alphabeasties were comprised of letters, these incredible insects are ingeniously engineered out of numerals. Each entry also includes fascinating numeric facts about its subject. Its an eye-catching and imaginative look at the insect world. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/27/2011 Pages: 56 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Sharon Werner Publisher: Blue Apple Books Dimensions: 9.01in length x 0.7in width x 11.49in height Weight: 25.6oz. Read More

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