Tag Archives: Grosset & Dunlap

Ten Little Ballerinas (Jewel Sticker Stories)

Author: Wendy Cheyette Lewison Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description It’s almost time for the big ballet show. The musicians are tuning up their instruments, and the ten little ballerinas–ths stars of the show–are ready to dance. But they all need some help. One ballerina has lost her crown, another can’t decide which tutu to […]

Spot: Night-Night, Spot

Author: Eric Hill Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description Spot never looks forward to bedtime. He’d much rather stay up late and play with his toys instead! Will Spot ever be sleepy enough to go to bed?

Nancy Drew Starter Set

Author: Carolyn Keene Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description The Nancy Drew Starter Set is the perfect gift for aspiring detectives, or longtime fans of the series! The first six books are packaged together in a collectible box set with an updated design. Titles included are #1 The Secret of the Old Clock, #2 The […]

Goofball Malone: Smell That Clue! (All Aboard Reading)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Stephen Mooser Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap

Christmas Cookies (Wee Pudgy Board Book)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Wendy Cheyette Lewison Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description The mice are up to their whiskers in flour, sugar, and sprinkles as they prepare their cookies for Christmas, in a rhyming holiday board book. For children under three.

Fashion Then and Now (Costumes for Coloring Series)

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Kate Braungart Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description Check out the best of fashion–from empire waists and bustles to hoop skirts, flapper dresses, and thigh-high mini-dresses–in this stunning look at clothing trends from the 1100s to the present day.

The Little Engine That Could and the Snowy, Blowy Christmas

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Watty Piper Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description Poor Santa! All eight of his reindeer are sneezing so hard they can’t fly. Who will help him deliver his last present? “I think I can,” says everyone’s favorite Little Blue Engine!

The Little Engine That Could mini

Rating: (80 reviews) Author: Watty Piper Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description “A good example of pioneer feminist lore, with girl engine as ‘hero’”.–Publishers Weekly. The classic story of optimistic thinking that has delighted generations of children. Full-color illustrations. Amazon.com Review The unknowing progenitor of a whole generation of self-help books, Wally Piper’s The Little […]

The Night Before St. Patrick’s Day (Reading Railroad)

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Natasha Wing Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description ItÂ’s the night before St. PatrickÂ’s Day, and Tim and Maureen are wide awake setting traps to catch a leprechaun! When they wake the next morning to the sound of their dad playing the bagpipes and the smell of their mom cooking green […]

My First Easter

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Tomie dePaola Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description The importance of both family and sharing are emphasized in this board book with simple descriptions about Easter celebrations. Sparkling glitter and velvety flocking highlight Tomie dePaola’s bright illustrations, while his easy-to-follow text explains the special traditions associated with the holiday.

The Night Before the Night Before Christmas (Reading Railroad Books)

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Natasha Wing Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description It’s December 23, and Christmas is just around the corner. But one family is having trouble getting its act together. Once again, Natasha Wing follows the rhythms and meter of Clement Moore’s classic Christmas poem, yet gives it her own entirely original twist.

Secret Agent Handbook (Disney Club Penguin)

Author: Katherine Noll Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description On Club Penguin, kids can take a test to make their penguin a Secret Agent; then, they go on a series of exciting, simulated missions! In this “top secret” guide, Secret Agent G tells readers about their missions and the gadgets they can use to keep […]

My First Christmas

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Tomie dePaola Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description In My First Christmas, warm illustrations celebrate the joys and traditions of Christmas. A 3-D effect brings Santa to life on the cover and shiny foil decorates the Christmas tree at the end.

Corduroy’s Christmas Surprise

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Don Freeman Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description Christmas is coming, and Corduroy has a list of gifts he’d like from Santa-until he discovers the true meaning of Christmas is not about train sets and ice skates, but about good friends. Celebrate the season with Corduroy in this Christmas story that […]

A Katie Kazoo Christmas: Super Super Special (Katie Kazoo, Switcheroo)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Nancy E. Krulik Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description Katie can’t wait for the holidays. There are so many things to look forward to! Her motorcycle-riding grandma is coming to visit, class 4A is having a Secret Santa grab bag, and it’s almost time for Cherrydale’s annual holiday lights display contest. […]

Holly’s Jolly Christmas (Katie Kazoo, Switcheroo)

Author: Nancy E. Krulik Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description WhatÂ’s better than getting one new Katie story? Getting two! With this newest Super Special, kids can get into the holiday spirit by following KatieÂ’s latest misadventures, first at a Christmas tree farm and then at a SantaÂ’s Workshop theme park, where she switcheroos into […]

A Christmas Surprise (Magic Kitten)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Sue Bentley Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description Molly is so excited to spend Christmas with her family. . . she can’t wait for the snow, food, and presents! But Molly just can’t seem to keep herself out of trouble. Luckily, she finds a distraction in Flame, the snow white kitten. […]

The Very First Christmas (Sticker Stories)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description Follow the bright, shining star to a stable in Bethlehem and join Mary and Joseph, the shepherds, and the three wise men in adoring the little baby Jesus! Colorful stickers and children’s imaginations bring the nativity to life in this simple retelling of the beloved […]

‘Twas the Night Before Christmas (Super WHY!)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Ellie O’Ryan Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description The Super Readers are on a special mission to find out why Santa Claus visits children on Christmas. To find the answer to their question, the Super Readers fly into the classic story “’Twas the Night Before Christmas”. While in the story, the […]

The Night Before the 100th Day of School (Reading Railroad)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Natasha Wing Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description The 100th day of school is almost here and one student is desperate to find 100 of anything to bring to class. Then all of sudden inspiration strikes, and he comes up with a surprise that makes the 100th day celebration one to […]

Skippyjon Jones Takes a Dive

Author: Judy Schachner Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description When Skippyjon Jones looks into his goldfish bowl, he’s struck with inspiration—he wants to become a deep-sea diver and find the perfect pearl for Mama. The book’s “take-along” format has it all! There’s a carrying handle perfect for little hands, a simple story about a favorite […]

The Night Before First Grade (Reading Railroad Books)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Natasha Wing Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description It’s the night before the Big Day—first grade. Penny is excited to start the year with her best friend right beside her in the same classroom. This humorous take on Clement C. Moore’s classic tale has a perfect twist ending that will surprise […]

Nancy Drew Starter Set (Nancy Drew)

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Carolyn Keene Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description Teen sleuth Nancy Drew has been solving mysteries and delighting fans for over 60 years. You won’t believe her daring escapades and narrow escapes. What better way to introduce a girl to Nancy Drew then with the first 6 titles published in the […]

Ruby’s Rainy Day (Max and Ruby)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Rosemary Wells Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description It’s raining outside, but all Max wants to do is play baseball. So his big sister Ruby struggles to get him into his rain gear: red boots, yellow slicker, and orange rain hat. But see what happens when Max is finally all dressed! […]

The Night Before Kindergarten

Rating: (25 reviews) Author: Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description ‘Twas the night before kindergarten, and as they prepared, kids were excited, and a little bit scared. It’s the first day of school! Join the kids as they prepare for kindergarten, packing school supplies, posing for pictures, and the hardest part of all-saying goodbye to […]

Hardy Boys starter set (Hardy Boys)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Franklin W. Dixon Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description It’s 6 books about the legendary Hardy Boys! This boxed set – just right for any kid who hasn’t yet discovered these mystery classics – contains: The Tower Treasure, The House on the Cliff, The Secret of the Old Mill, The Missing […]

Max’s Easter Surprise (Max and Ruby)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description Ruby and her friend Louise are decorating Easter eggs, but Max wants to have an Easter Parade. Big sister Ruby tells Max that the Easter Parade is tomorrow, but that he can help today by carrying all the decorated eggs to the Easter basket. But […]

Max and Ruby Play School: A Picture Reader with 24 Flash Cards (All Aboard Reading)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description Ruby wants to teach Max all the things a wise big sister knows, such as the alphabet, numbers, and colors. But first she has to teach him to pay attention!

Holy Enchilada! (Hank Zipzer, 6)

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Henry Winkler, Lin Oliver Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description PS 87 is having multicultural week, and Ms. Adolf’s class is putting on a “Foods from Around the World” luncheon. Hank is thrilled&150no reading, no outlining, and no review questions, just cooking! Hank makes enchiladas, and at the luncheon, Ms. Adolf […]

Max & Ruby’s Winter Adventure (Max and Ruby)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description Max and Ruby have the most perfect winter day planned! First they’ll build a beautiful snow queen in front of their house and then they’ll sled down a steep hill. The next stop is to skate around on the frozen pond. And the last stop? […]

Baby Strawberry’s First Christmas (Strawberry Shortcake Baby)

Author: Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description J oin Baby Strawberry as she discovers all the wonders of Christmas! This berry merry board book, complete with shiny foil on the cover and a punch-out picture frame, celebrates baby’s first Christmas.

Dick and Jane: A Christmas Story (Dick and Jane)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description Share the holidays with Dick, Jane, Sally, Spot, and Puff. This charming oversized picture book features Dick, Jane, and Sally and Spot and Puff, too! The holidays are a time for family and togetherness, and what better way to spend your holiday than with Dick […]

Excuse Me!: A Little Book of Manners

Rating: (40 reviews) Author: Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description “Please” and “thank you” are fun and easy to remember with Excuse Me!. Simple and repetitive, it’s the perfect way to introduce those magic words that all little ones should know. From burping to breaking a sibling’s toy, toddlers will love seeing these appealing babies […]

Max & Ruby’s Christmas Tree (Max and Ruby)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description It’s Christmastime, and Ruby is teaching Max how to hang ornaments on the Christmas tree. But for every traditional ornament that Ruby hangs, Max hangs a silly one of his own. Brother and sister are nearly done . . . but wait! Ruby has forgotten […]

This Is Actually My Party (Charlie and Lola)

Author: Lauren Child Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description It’s Charlie’s birthday, but Lola is so excited, she opens all of Charlie’s birthday cards and blows out his birthday candles—and gets banned from the party! Will Charlie and Lola be able to make up in time to save the party—and their friendship?

Max and Ruby’s Busy Week (Sticker Stories)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description It’s a busy week for Max and Ruby: there’s shopping to do, tea parties to throw, and cakes to bake for Grandma’s birthday. From Monday to Sunday and every day in between, the fun never stops when you’re hanging out with these two funny bunny […]

Eric Carle’s ABC (The World of Eric Carle)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Eric Carle Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description A. B. C. D. Unfold the full-page flaps to reveal an ant, bear, camel, and duck! Eric Carle’s illustrated alphabet and animals make learning your ABCs as easy as . . . well, A, B, C!

Looking at Rocks (My First Field Guides)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Jennifer Dussling Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description From their backyard to the local bank, rock hounds can identify common rocks wherever they go-all on their own!

The Night Before Thanksgiving (Reading Railroad Books)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Natasha Wing Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description A creative spin on the Clement C. Moore classic, The Night Before Thanksgiving is a warm, whimsical celebration of everyone’s favorite fun-filled, family-filled, food-filled holiday! Follow along as the feast is prepared, cousins are greeted, and thanks are given, all with an extra […]

The Story about Ping (Reading Railroad Books)

Rating: (66 reviews) Author: Marjorie Flack Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Amazon.com The tale of a little duck alone on the Yangtze River, The Story About Ping is a sweet and funny book with wonderfully rich and colorful illustrations. On a day like any other, Ping sets off from the boat he calls home with his […]

The Little Engine That Could: The Complete, Original Edition (A Platt & Munk Classic)

Rating: (61 reviews) Author: Watty Piper Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description Watty Piper. ?I think I can, I think I can?. These famous words and their message of determination and selflessness will delight youngsters and parents alike. Paperback. Amazon.com The unknowing progenitor of a whole generation of self-help books, Wally Piper’s The Little Engine […]

No Biting!

Rating: (18 reviews) Author: Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description Even the most angelic babies sometimes hit or bite, and no one-not Mommy, or playmates, or even the family pet!-is exempt when the adorable, but frustrated, toddlers in No Biting! decide to act out. But just lift the flaps, and you’ll discover that these babies […]

No Hitting!: A Lift-the-Flap Book

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Karen Katz Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description With the help of this book, toddlers will love learning to say NO to hitting—and screaming and squeezing and yelling—and YES to fun! Refreshingly honest and all too true, this funny book is perfect for toddlers, and parents will find it a painless […]

1, 2, 3 to the Zoo (The World of Eric Carle)

Rating: (9 reviews) Author: Eric Carle Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description All of the animals in the train are going to the zoo—one elephant, two hippos, three giraffes, all the way up to ten birds! Eric Carle’s classic counting book has never been so much fun. Kids will love to color their favorite animals […]

Storybook Treasury of Dick and Jane and Friends (Dick and Jane)

Rating: (41 reviews) Author: William S. Gray Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description These wonderful hardcover compilations of favorite stories include a mix of beloved classics as well as recent hits-sure to appeal to girls and boys alike! Includes: We Look and See; We Come and Go; and The New We Work and Play.

I Can Share: A Lift-the-Flap Book

Rating: (14 reviews) Author: Karen Katz Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description That’s not fair! It’s mine! For toddlers, sharing can be a hard concept to grasp, but with the help of this book, they’ll learn that sharing can also be fun! Featuring simple, repetitive text and adorable toddlers, this playful little book is the […]

The Lost Files of Nancy Drew

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Carolyn Keene Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description This stunning, interactive book is narrated by Nancy Drew herself. Inside you’ll learn all about Nancy’s favorite mysteries, meet the creators of Nancy Drew, and see the art from the 77-year history of the series. With interactive elements on each spread, and a […]

Wheels on the Bus (Pudgy Board Book)

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: Jerry Smith Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Wheels on the Bus is wonderful for emergent readers. The rhythm and repetition makes it easy for young children to follow along and start “reading” the words. This Pudgy Book version of the book is great for its small, sturdy size and its inviting water-color […]

The Tower Treasure/The House on the Cliff/The Secret of the Old Mill/The Missing Chums/Hunting for Hidden Gold/The Shore Road Mystery (Hardy Boys 1-6)

Rating: (20 reviews) Author: Franklin W. Dixon Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap This really is a good deal for Hard Bound books. They are just exactly like the originals so no surprises there. Hardy boys are great for kids, there is adventure without going too far with violence. Who wouldn’t admire to boys who get to […]

The Secret of the Old Clock/The Hidden Staircase/The Bungalow Mystery/The Mystery at Lilac Inn/The Secret of Shadow Ranch/The Secret of Red Gate Farm (Nancy Drew, Book 1-6)

Rating: (39 reviews) Author: Carolyn Keene Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Every girl in America can benefit from reading Nancy Drew mysteries. Unlike a lot of books out there today that are questionable for young girls or have promiscuous elements, Nancy Drew is wholesome fun. This starter set is an excellent value for anyone who would […]