Tag Archives: Crafts & Hobbies

Time to Pee!

Author: Mo Willems Publisher: Hyperion Book CH Product Description Toilet training has never been such an adventure as when it is introduced by popular cartoonist Mo Willems. With his signature humor, the author gently leads children through each step in the process that will finally bring them to their emancipation from diapers. Featuring a crew […]

ZOO! A Big Fold Out Counting Book: A Fold-Out Book About Counting

Author: Lori Froeb Publisher: Reader’s Digest Product Description Kids won’t be able to resist the animals in this GIANT fold-out flap book. Five different animals — rhino, crocodile, giraffe, zebra, and lion — are described in fun riddle-fashion. When they know the answer, readers fold out the extra-large flaps to reveal the animal in its […]

Good Night, Sweet Butterflies (Mini Edition)

Author: Dawn Bentley Publisher: Little Simon Product Description Goodnight, Sweet Butterflies makes bedtime a fun, soothing experience for little sleepyheads. They will love the rhyming story — and the glittery butterflies teach colors while easing children into dreamland. It’s the perfect way to say good night, every night! Amazon.com Review Babies and toddlers who loved […]

Mommy Loves

Author: Anne Gutman Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description Animal babies are so adorable that their mommies can’t help but cuddle and love them. In this celebration of parental love, each mommy shows how much she loves her baby in her own special way.

Architecture Shapes (Preservation Press)

Author: Michael J. Crosbie Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Product Description Double-page spreads feature a geometric shape on one side and a related architectural element on the other.

Sesame Street Elmo’s Easy as 123 Book and DVD (Sesame Street (Reader’s Digest))

Author: Carol Monica Publisher: Reader’s Digest Product Description Kids will love counting the objects hidden beneath dozens of action flaps in all the richly illustrated scenes. The included 15-minute DVD is packed with the counting-themed songs, skits, and graphic teaching elements for which Sesame Street is famous. It further enhances the book’s educational content while […]

Where Is Boots?: A Lift-the-Flap Story (Dora the Explorer)

Author: Kiki Thorpe Publisher: Simon Spotlight/Nickelodeon Product Description Dora is playing hide-and-go-seek with Boots. And Dora thinks she can find Boots by looking for things that are red, just like his red boots. Readers can help Dora by lifting the flaps to find her friend — and other things that are red!

Beep! Beep! (Peekaboo)

Author: DK Publishing Publisher: DK Preschool Product Description Babies love playing peekaboo from about six months onward-and once they latch on to this simple game, they can’t get enough of it! DK’s Peekaboo books make the most of this fun interactive activity with flaps that open to reveal appealing babies and toys. Babies will love […]

I Went Walking/Sali de paseo: Lap-Sized Board Book

Author: Sue Williams Publisher: HMH Books Product Description In this new bilingual edition ofI Went Walking, toddlers will delight in identifying colors and animals–in English and in Spanish!

Little Quack (Classic Board Books)

Author: Lauren Thompson Publisher: Little Simon Product Description Little Quack’s brothers and sisters splish, splash, and splosh their way into the pond behind their mama. Will he join his family? Count along and find out in the new Classic Board Book edition of this popular story.

Clifford’s Opposites Board Book

Author: Publisher: Cartwheel Product Description Clifford the Small Red Puppy and his big friend teach young children about slow/fast; first/last; up/down; wet/dry; and more!

Where’s the Puppy? (English/Haitian Creole bilingual)

Author: Cheryl Christian Publisher: Star Bright Books Product Description Where is the puppy? Lift the flaps to find out where the puppy is hiding!

G is for Goat

Author: Patricia Polacco Publisher: Puffin Product Description Letter by letter, meet cart-pulling goats; clothes-munching goats; head-butting, hill-climbing, tail-wagging goats! Cats, chicks, dogs, and bunnies play along with these friendly goats, joining in the fun. From A is for Apple to Z is for Zoe, these rascally animals just won’t stop until they’ve romped through the […]

Twin to Twin

Author: Margaret O’Hair Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Product Description Double born. Twice the blessing. Double kids. Twice the messing. Twins mean double the kisses and double the fun. It’s double the joy for everyone!

One Windy Wednesday (Giggle Club)

Author: Phyllis Root Publisher: Candlewick Product Description What happens when the wind blows and BLOWS! Well, one windy Wednesday, Bonnie Bumble found out! The wind blew so hard it blew the quack right out of the duck…and that was just the beginnning!

Baby Bear’s Christmas (Brimax interactive flap books)

Author: Publisher: Brimax

How Many Fish? (My First I Can Read Book)

Author: Caron Lee Cohen Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description In the bay… There are six little fish. Along come six little feet. What will happen when they meet?

My First Sewing Book: Hand Sewing

Author: Winky Cherry Publisher: Palmer/Pletsch Publishing Product Description This beginning sewing kit revives an appreciation for the art of hand sewing while developing children’s motor skills.

Biscuit’s Pet & Play Easter

Author: Alyssa Satin Capucilli Publisher: HarperFestival Product Description Pet the fuzzy yellow chick and hunt for shiny Easter eggs as you join Biscuit in this Easter touch-and-feel adventure!

Curious George Bigger and Smaller (CGTV Fold-Out Pages Board Book)

Author: H. A. Rey Publisher: HMH Books Product Description A brightly-colored concept book based on opposites and superlatives, with foldout flaps to illustrate progressions.

Sequencing & Memory (Brighter Child Workbooks)

Author: Publisher: Brighter Child Product Description String index out of range: -2

The Other Side

Author: Istvan Banyai Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description In The Other Side, artist, designer, provocateur Istvan Banyai takes readers on another exceptional visual journey. In graphically stunning illustrations that feature many clever twists in point of view, familiar scenes turn and turn again to show us the back, the front, the top, the bottom, the […]

Little Quack’s Bath Book

Author: Lauren Thompson Publisher: Little Simon Product Description Splish, splash, and splosh your way through bath time with the bestselling Little Quack story. This soft vinyl book is safe for all ages and features a detachable Little Quack toy that inflates and floats for more fun in the tub!

Papier-Mache Monsters: Turn Trinkets and Trash into Magnificent Monstrosities

Author: Dan Reeder Publisher: Gibbs Smith Product Description Learn more secrets at papermachemonsters.com. Step-by-step instructions for creating papier-mâché monstrosities (20091019)

Christmas Dream

Author: I. E. Clark Publisher: I E Clark

More Lets Cut Paper!

Author: Publisher: Kumon Publishing North America Product Description Learning to safely use a pair of scissors is an important part of preparing for school. This workbook is for children who have only just begun to use scissors. Children will advance from simple one-stroke cuts all the way to cutting complicated curved and zig-zagged lines and […]

Christmas Wreath: Holiday Book

Author: James Hoffman Publisher: School Zone Publishing Company Product Description The magical story of a hungry polar bear and a miraculous Christmas wreath.

Big Fun Christmas Crafts & Activities (Williamson Little Hands Book)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Judy Press Publisher: Williamson Books Product Description Little hands will flourish, as Judy Press shows that creative expression, learning fun, and respect for others can be the themes of engaging Christmastime activities! Quick & easy sections provide simpler activities and crafts for younger children to do in shorter time periods. Activities […]

Christmas Activities

Author: Ray Gibson Publisher: E.D.C. Publishing Product Description Children love to get involved with Christmas preparations and this book is packed with fun and inventive ideas for things to make and do. From baking Christmas pudding sweets to creating hand-printed angels. These projects include how to make a pop-up polar bear card, a snowman paper […]

Just Mom and Me: The Tear-out, Punch-out, Fill-out Book of Fun for Girls and Their Moms (American Girl Library)

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: American Girl Editors Publisher: American Girl Publishing Inc Product Description This book is full of fun things for girls to do with their moms, from the new to the tried and true. They can tear out and share the notes and gift coupons, test their knowledge of each other with checklists […]

175 Easy-To-Do Christmas Crafts

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Publisher: Boyds Mills Press Product Description FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

50 Christmas Things to Make and Do

Author: Minna Lacey Publisher: Usborne Books Product Description Perfect for the busy run up to Christmas, this handy little spiral bound book presents 50 great projects to make for the festive season. The easy to follow activities include angel paperchains, a Christmas collage, sparkling tree decorations, a snow fairy Christmas card, tissue paper giftwrap and […]

Paper Fashions Fancy (Klutz)

Rating: (14 reviews) Author: Publisher: Klutz Product Description Introducing our Spring 2008 collection – Paper Fashions Fancy. This season it’s all about glamour. We’ve designed a brand new set of patterned and colored papers, including some with glitter, foil, and velvety black flocking. There’s a new selection of seed beads, sequins, ribbon, and more than […]

Twirled Paper: Make Almost Anything With Simple Paper Strips (Klutz)

Rating: (47 reviews) Author: Publisher: Klutz Product Description We’ve given a classic craft a fresh new twirl. Twirled Paper comes with step-by-detailed-step instructions for over 30 projects, 100 strips of brilliantly colored paper strips, a twirling wand, googly eyes and glue. It’s everything you need to get started twirling paper designs like aliens, flowers, monkeys […]

Stencil Art (Klutz S.)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Editors of Klutz Publisher: Klutz Product Description An eight-color pigment-ink pad, eight foam-tipped dabbers, impressive techniques and plenty of inspirational artwork. Squish the foam tip into the ink pad and dab-dab-dab vibrant color right into the book. Three pages of stencils included to make everything from lady-bugs to aliens, plus a […]

ARTLAB: Car Design Studio (Artlab)

Author: Frank M. Young Publisher: Smart Lab Product Description This all-inclusive art kit puts young gearheads behind the wheel of their dream car! Kids will learn how to illustrate customized cars using a light table, colored pencils, acetate overlays printed with simple traceable outlines of car silhouettes and 95 traceable “cling” accessory add-ons. Includes instructions […]

The Usborne Book of Face Painting (How to Make)

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Chris Caudron, Caro Childs, Cheryl Evans Publisher: Usborne Books Product Description With the tips in this book, children can transform people into animals, monsters, clowns and vampires, or decorate their faces with beautiful flowers or exotic scenes. Easy-to-follow instructions and helpful techniques mean that even beginners can achieve impressive results.

Mexican Folk Art Coloring Book (Dover Coloring Book)

Rating: (9 reviews) Author: Marty Noble Publisher: Dover Publications Product Description Striking adaptations of authentic native art depict, among other subjects, a Mixtec circular design from an incised gourd rattle, religious figures from a Metepec candlestick, and images of jaguars taken from a Guerrero lacquered chest. An exciting challenge for coloring book enthusiasts, these 30 […]

The Usborne Complete Book of Art Ideas

Rating: (9 reviews) Author: Fiona Watt Publisher: Usborne Books

Scribbles: A Really Giant Drawing and Coloring Book

Rating: (29 reviews) Author: Taro Gomi Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description This is no ordinary coloring book! With playful drawings, funny scenarios and fun-to-follow instructions, this book is not just for coloring, but for doodling, drawing, imagining and thinking! Here the art on the page is just the start. This book is paperback with 368 […]

Let’s Sticker & Paste! (Kumon First Steps Workbooks)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Publisher: Kumon Publishing North America Product Description Description coming soon…

Everybody Needs a Rock (An Aladdin Book)

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: Byrd Baylor Publisher: Aladdin Product Description Everybody needs a rock — at least that’s the way this particular rock hound feels about it in presenting her own highly individualistic rules for finding just the right rock for you.

My First Book Of Tracing (Kumon Workbooks)

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Publisher: Kumon Publishing North America Product Description Description coming soon…

Paper Fashions: Design Your Own Styles (Klutz)

Rating: (28 reviews) Author: Inc. Klutz Publisher: Klutz Book Description Today’s hottest look? Cute little hangers with cute little paper outfits on them. You can’t go past a gift, stationery or accessories store without seeing this stylish motif. Now, with Paper Fashions, girls finally get to craft their own couture paper clothing. It’s way cooler […]

Chinese New Year For Kids

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Cindy Roberts Publisher: Chinasprout Inc Book Description “Chinese New Year for Kids” is a full color paperback book with beautiful, authentic Chinese illustrations. This is a hands-on workbook for parents and teachers, written for children from ages 3 to 12 years old, for use in the classroom or at home. Children […]

My Book of Coloring (Kumon Workbooks)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Publisher: Kumon Publishing North America Product Description Fun ways for children to master coloring with crayons, a step on the road to learning how to draw and write. Ages: 2, 3, 4 Manufacturer: Marlon Creations

The Anne of Green Gables Christmas Treasury

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Carolyn Strom Collins, Christina Wyss Eriksson, L. M. Montgomery Publisher: Viking Adult Book Description The magic of Christmas in the world of Anne and her friends–whose worldwide popularity has made a tourist attraction of her fictional home of Avonlea, on Prince Edward Island–is brought vividly to life with this fascinating selection […]

Christmas Crafts from around the World (Kids Can Do It)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Judy Sadler Publisher: Kids Can Press, Ltd. Book Description No matter where it’s celebrated, Christmas is a joyful time of year around the world. Now kids can enjoy their very own “international” Christmas with seventeen yuletide projects and some very special ideas for getting into the holiday spirit!

Walt Disney’s Christmas Parade #1 (Walt Disney’s Christmas Parade)

Author: Various Publisher: Gemstone Publishing Book Description Disney standard characters in wonderful Christmas stories. The wraparound cover is a recreation of Walt Kelly’s original Christmas Parade #1 cover, restored by Rick Keene. The interior consists of three vintage stories: Donald Duck in Carl Barks’ “Letter From Santa,” a Chip ‘N’ Dale Christmas tale, and Mickey […]

Big Fun Christmas Crafts & Activities (Williamson Little Hands Book)

Author: Publisher: Williamson Books Product Description Little Hands will flourish as Judy Press shows that creative expression, learning fun, and respect for others can be the themes of engaging Christmastime activities! Quick & easy sections provide simpler activities & crafts for younger children to do in shorter time periods. Activities & games range from making […]