Random House Read Aloud Rhymes for the Very Young

Poems about picnics, pretending, and puppies make this book the book to introduce little ones to poetry about the world around them. Jack Prelutsky, one of today's most respected children's poets, has selected more than 200 short poems -- o...ld favorites, traditional rhymes, and humorous verses--that will delight young listeners. The poems cover a wide range of experiences in a young child's life, from everyday events to special days to the world of the imagination. Marc Brown, author and illustrator of the popular Arthur series, uses colored-pencil illustrations and borders to unify the poems, helping to create a pleasing, lively collection to carry children from their preschool years into the early elementary grades. As Jim Trelease tells us in his introduction to the book, Unlike the toys we buy our children, poems cannot break. Read More

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This pop-up book makes Christmas look like nothing you've seen before! - Clement C. Moores Account of a Visit from St. Nicholas, f...irst published in 1825, spurred a revision of Yuletide traditions with its image of a merry Santa Claus beloved by children around the world. - Now a cut-paper edition of the poem, with exquisite illustrations by Niroot Puttapipat, elicits the magic of the season through moonlit silhouettes. - With scenes that transform with the turn of each page, revealing the fine details and decorations of a festive family home, this keepsake edition features a final pop-up spread that captures all the excitement of a special night. Read More

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Judy can pat the bunny. Now you pat the bunny. - This Golden Book paperback edition is written and illustrated by Dorothy Kunhardt... and is one of our classic toddler books. - In this beloved classic, Paul and Judy play peekaboo, smell flowers, look in the mirror, and, of course, pat the bunny! - All eight activities in this timeless favorite will fascinate your little one. - Includes one stuffed animal bunny! - This is a classic book to say goodnight with at the end of the day. Meow..Mooo..Roarr! Let your imagination run wild with these amazing animal books. Read More

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It's an alphabet explosion! - 18 things in this book begin with the letter A - 19 start with H - and there are 37 ways of counting... S . Can you find them all? As you search, discover dazzling worlds where poodles paint, crows ride in corn-on-the-cob cars, unicorns wear underwear, and so much more. And when you've counted your way from A-Z, check your answers in the back of the book that lists all 421 things that appear. Like Alphabet Toys? See 'em all here! Read More

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Sergeant Murphy, Huckle, Lowly, Mr. Fixit, and the rest of the Busytown citizens are busy indeed in this big treasury from beloved... storyteller, Richard Scarry. Sixteen stories are collected from the classic Richard Scarry's Funniest Storybook Ever and Richard Scarry's What Do People Do All Day? Including The Talking Bread, Building a New Road, The Unlucky Day, A Visit to the Hospital, and Sergeant Murphy and the Banana Thief. A whole new generation will giggle at the slapstick antics and gentle misfortunes of Scarry's colorfully drawn animal characters as they go about their everyday lives building houses, mailing birthday letters, and going fishing. In addition to the warm, funny stories, Richard Scarry's books are terrific language builders. Children pore over every page, lingering to find the droll little details they may not have caught their first--or fifty-first--time around. (Ages 2 to 6) Read More

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It started the summer of 2002, when the Springfield librarian, Molly McGrew, by mistake drove her bookmobile into the zoo. In this... rollicking rhymed story, Molly introduces birds and beasts to this new something called reading. She finds the perfect book for every animal . . .tall books for giraffes, tiny ones for crickets. She even found waterproof books for the otter, who never went swimming without Harry Potter. In no time at all, Molly has them forsaking their niches, their nests, and their nooks, going wild, simply wild, about wonderful books. Judy Sierra 's funny animal tale coupled with Marc Brown 's lush, fanciful paintings will have the same effect on young Homosapiens. Altogether, it 's more fun than a barrel of monkeys! Learning Books Read More

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Do you sew with your Abuelita, look at the stars with your MeMaw, or ride waves at the beach with your Bubbe? No matter what name ...you call your grandma, one thing is for sure: it's always fun to spend time with the one you love--who loves you right back. Ashley Wolff's musical text and colorful collage artwork pay tribute to the special bond between children and their grandmothers. Read More

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What do the Magic Tree House, Junie B. Jones, A to Z Mysteries, Andrew Lost, and Nate the Great series have in common? Not only ar...e the main characters spunky and lovable kids whose exciting adventures have captivated readers for decades = they 're also all found in one place in the Favorite Series Starters boxed set. This is the first-ever sampler of its kind, introducing young readers to five favorite series through the first book in each. Kids will be clamoring to read more = and will have five different series to pursue = after they 've read the favorite firsts in this collection. View more of I can read books here! Read More

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Poems about picnics, pretending, and puppies make this book the book to introduce little ones to poetry about the world around the...m. Jack Prelutsky, one of today's most respected children's poets, has selected more than 200 short poems -- old favorites, traditional rhymes, and humorous verses--that will delight young listeners. The poems cover a wide range of experiences in a young child's life, from everyday events to special days to the world of the imagination. Marc Brown, author and illustrator of the popular Arthur series, uses colored-pencil illustrations and borders to unify the poems, helping to create a pleasing, lively collection to carry children from their preschool years into the early elementary grades. As Jim Trelease tells us in his introduction to the book, Unlike the toys we buy our children, poems cannot break. Read More

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Let's go on a Little Critter Adventure! Join Little Critter as he... - enters the school science fair - builds his own growing mac...hine - trains for a big race - enjoys a snowy day - becomes the captain of a tugboat - drives a dump truck - and spends a weekend with Grandma and Grandpa. This popular series is written and illustrated by Mercer Mayer. This new collection features seven of your favorite Little Critter stories! When Little Critter is your friend, even the most ordinary day can turn into an adventure! View Box Sets Here! Read More

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Awesome! You loved the first Junie B. Jones box set? Here is the second! It's four fabulous Junie B. Jones books all boxed up! Now... you can get books 5-8; - Junie B. Jones and the Yucky Blucky Fruitcake - Junie B. Jones and That Meanie Jim's Birthday - Junie B. Jones Loves Handsome Warren - and Junie B. Jones Has a Monster Under Her Bed All in one set. An excellent gift for beginning readers and lovers of that hilarious Junie. Who names their kid Junie, by the way? Here are books for children in 3rd to 6th grade!' Read More

Berenstain Bears
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I cannot tell a lie! This soft cover edition is written and illustrated by Stan and Jan Berenstain. When Brother and Sister Bear a...ccidentally break a favorite lamp of Mama, their little lie grows bigger and bigger, until Papa Bear helps them find the words that set everything right again. Read More

Berenstain Bears
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When Papa Bear tells the cubs why they should never talk to strangers, Sister begins to view all strangers as evil. That's until M...ama brings some common sense to the problem. The rules of safe conduct among strangers for the Bears are listed on the last pages, including a rule about the privacy of their bodies. A good book to start awareness in young children. View more of I can read books here! Read More

Chronicle Books
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Did you ever wonder what dogs or worms eat? - This fabulous, life-sized introduction to what animals eat, how they eat it, and how... much they eat in a single bite is full of compelling facts and images. - From the tiny sand-grain-sized bite of earth that the earthworm takes to the double-gatefold spread of a sperm whale sucking a whole giant squid down in just one bite, this book and the eleven animals in it are EXACTLY as large as life! We love books that keep your kids giggling. That's why we have so many silly books. See 'em all here! Read More

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A dark attic. A light bulb. An imaginative little girl. - Internationally acclaimed artist Suzy Lee uses these simple elements to ...create a visual tour de force that perfectly captures the joy of creative play and celebrates the power of imagination. - Stunning in their simplicity, Lee's illustrations, in just two shades of color, present an adventure that begins and ends with the click of a light bulb. - Suzy Lee's books have been published and exhibited worldwide. She is the author and illustrator of many books including the critically acclaimed Wave as well as The Black Bird, The Zoo, and Mirror. Born in Seoul, Korea, she currently lives and works in Singapore. Learning Books Read More

Dr Suess
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This hardcover edition is written and illustrated in color by P.D. Eastman. - A baby bird is hatched while his mother is away. - F...allen from his nest, he sets out to look for her and asks everyone he meets -- including a dog, a cow, and a plane -- Are you my mother? PD Eastman studied under Dr.Seuss - see all our Dr. Seuss books!. Read More

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Covering all aspects of the Jewish festival of lights From the story of the miracle of the oil lamp, to the lighting of the Hanukk...ah menorah, to the special foods eaten during this holiday - the Ultimate Hanukkah Sticker Book makes learning about Jewish festivals fun. Learning Books Read More

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DK is bringing two of the world's most popular properties together again in a fun, chunky format that kids and adults are sure to ...love! - This illustrated encyclopedia features in-depth profiles showing interesting and never-before-seen elements of all your favorite LEGO Star Wars minifigures. - With more than 400 captivating images and tons of fascinating facts, the LEGO Star Wars Character Encyclopedia is sure to keep both LEGO lovers and Star Wars fans reading for hours! - Includes exclusive LEGO Star Wars minifigure! Read More

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Fisher-Price
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Storybook learning comes to life with a friendly bookworm, lights and sing-along nursery rhymes. - Light-up hands point the way fo...r baby to turn pages and learn about letters, numbers, colors and first words. - Lots of story time and learning fun! - Requires 3 AAA alkaline batteries. - Approx. 10 H x 8 W. Check out all our baby toys? Read More

Dr Suess
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What does a Who sound like? And how does Horton hear them? - Written and illustrated by Dr Seuss, Horton Hears a Who is a real tre...at! - The lovable elephant tries to protect tiny creatures on a speck of dust. - An easy reader with delightful verse and pictures that helps build language skills. From there to here, and here to there, funny things are everywhere! Dr. Seuss has many funny and inspirational quotes. Check out all Dr. Seuss Books. Read More

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INSIDE THIS VERY SPECIAL anniversary edition of How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, you'll find the complete, original text and illus...trations by Dr. Seuss, along with 32 fascinating pages of commentary, footnotes and archival images - written and compiled by renowned collector and Seuss scholar Charles D. Cohen. In chatty, conversational style, Cohen reflects upon Dr. Seuss's changing view of Christmas over the years and traces the evolution of the Grinch, his dog Max, and the inhabitants of Who-ville. Also together for the first time are three rarely seen Seuss holiday offerings: Perfect Present, a poem about the fluff-footed, frizzle-topped, three-fingered Zift and why it makes the ideal gift; The Hoobub and the Grinch, a story about a con artist Grinch who sells pieces of green string; and the spiritually compelling painting and poem A Prayer for a Child. Read More

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