Tag Archives: Hardcover

There Are Cats in This Book

Rating: (19 reviews) Author: Viviane Schwarz Publisher: Candlewick Product Description Open the covers of this extraordinarily inventive, interactive book to find that the cats inside are ready to play — in very surprising ways. There they are, purring under a blanket. But not for long! Three sprightly cats named Tiny, Moonpie, and Andre are eager […]

Sesame Street Music Player and Storybook (Reader’s Digest Innovative Book and Player)

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: Farrah McDoogle Publisher: Reader’s Digest Product Description Every episode of Sesame Street is full of contagious, toe-tapping music that kids love. Join Elmo, Zoe, Abby Cadabby, and all their friends in this delightful book that illustrates four favorite songs from the TV show (“Rubber Duckie,” “C is for Cookie,” “Sesame Street […]

The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Rating: (19 reviews) Author: Stephen Carpenter Publisher: HarperFestival Product Description This classic story is a favorite with toddlers, who will cheer on the three clever billy goats who outsmart a mean troll. With plenty of repetition, this adventure is perfect for reading aloud and for joining in, and a satisfying ending provides a reassuring touch.

It’s Hard to Be Five: Learning How to Work My Control Panel

Rating: (51 reviews) Author: Jamie Lee Curtis Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description It’s hard to be five. Just yelled at my brother. My mind says do one thing. My mouth says another. It’s fun to be five! Big changes are here! My body’s my car, and I’m licensed to steer. Learning not to hit? Having to […]

The Rainbow Fish

Rating: (229 reviews) Author: Marcus Pfister Publisher: North-South Books Product Description Rainbow-colored foil stamping glitters on every page of this unique book about a beautiful fish who learns to make friends by sharing his most prized possessions-his shimmering scales. Amazon.com Review If you read this very popular book just before bed, and the light is […]

Olivia

Rating: (154 reviews) Author: Ian Falconer Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing/Atheneum Product Description Have fun with Olivia… dressing up singing songs building sand castles napping (maybe) dancing painting on walls and — whew! — going to sleep at last. Amazon.com Review Olivia would be Eloise, if Eloise were a pig. She is good at […]

Christmas Ornaments

Author: Golden Books Publisher: Golden Books

Christmas in Today’s Germany (Christmas Around the World)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Publisher: Random House Trade

Christmas Crafts

Author: Virginie fowler Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing

Snowman’s Christmas

Author: Delia Huddy Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers Product Description A snowman who is starting to melt as the weather gets warmer decides that he should go to the North Pole for Christmas.

Mickey’s Christmas Party: Pop-Up

Author: Mouse Works Publisher: Mouse Works

Christmas Carols

Author: Karl Schulte Publisher: Goldencraft

The Little Soul And The Earth I’m Somebody!: A Children’s Parable Adapted From Conversations With God (Young Spirit Books)

Rating: (28 reviews) Author: Neale Donald Walsch Publisher: Hampton Roads Pub Co Product Description The collaborative team that brought you The Little Soul and the Sun (Hampton Roads, ISBN 1-57174-087-2, 1998) returns with an uplifting follow-up. The first book in a new series of Little Soul adventures, The Little Soul and the Earth finds our […]

Stone Soup

Rating: (15 reviews) Author: Publisher: Scholastic Press Product Description Three strangers, hungry and tired, pass through a war-torn village. Embittered and suspicious from the war, the people hide their food and close their windows tight. That is, until the clever strangers suggest making a soup from stones. Intrigued by the idea, everyone brings what they […]

Marsupial Sue Presents “The Runaway Pancake”: Book and CD

Rating: (24 reviews) Author: John Lithgow Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Product Description “I’m too fast, you’re too slow. Pan, pan, patty-cake pan, I can get away from you, I can!” The much-loved story of the Runaway Pancake who pops out of the oven and is sure he can escape all who want to […]

Frog Goes to Dinner (Boy, Dog, Frog)

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Mercer Mayer Publisher: Dial Product Description Following the re-release of the first three books in this beloved series, here are the final three classic wordless tales in attractive, low-priced hardcover editions. A Boy, a Dog, and a Frog, the first book in this series, launched Mercer Mayer’s distinguished career over twenty-five […]

Scaredy Squirrel

Rating: (33 reviews) Author: Melanie Watt Publisher: Kids Can Press, Ltd. Product Description Scaredy Squirrel never leaves his nut tree. It’s way too dangerous out there. He could encounter tarantulas, green Martians or killer bees. But in his tree, every day is the same and if danger comes along, he’s well-prepared. Scaredy Squirrel’s emergency kit […]

The Christmas Donkey (Little Golden Readers)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: T. William Taylor Publisher: Goldencraft Product Description A small mistreated donkey is sold to a carpenter, who finds the animal very helpful in transporting his wife and new son when the family flees from Bethlehem to Egypt after the king decrees all baby boys must be killed.

The Christmas Baby (Fold-Out Board Books)

Author: D’Reen Neeves Publisher: Chariot Victor Pub

Baby’s Christmas

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Ester Wilkin Publisher: Golden Books Product Description In her signature style, Eloise Wilkin explains to Baby what to expect during Christmastime–from making cookies and singing carols, to trimming the tree and opening presents on Christmas morning! The gentle, soothing text is perfect for reading aloud, and the warm, cozy illustrations make […]

Father Christmas

Rating: (37 reviews) Author: Raymond Briggs Publisher: Coward McCann & Geoghegan Product Description Pictures and brief text follow a rather disgruntled Santa Claus on his annual rounds.

The Berenstain Bears’ Christmas Tree

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Stan Berenstain Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Product Description It’s Christmastime in Bear Country, and Papa Bear is caught right in the middle of an ecological dilemma–every tree he picks to chop down is home to a fellow furred or feathered creature. Papa doesn’t have the heart to make […]

Christmas in the Big Woods (Little House)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Laura Ingalls Wilder Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Long ago, a little girl named Laura Ingalls lived in a little house in the Big Woods of Wisconsin with her Pa, her Ma, her sisters, Mary and Carrie, and their good old bulldog, Jack. Winter was just around the corner, and Laura worked […]

Miracle in a Shoe Box: A Christmas Gift of Wonder

Author: Franklin Graham Publisher: Thomas Nelson Inc Product Description A nine-year-old boy and his young sister learn the happiness that comes from giving their best in this touching story of compassion, sacrifice, and redemption. And across the ocean, their Bosnian counterparts find themselves the grateful recipients of something far more precious than money can buy.

I’m Going to be a Big Sister

Rating: (36 reviews) Author: Brenda Bercun Publisher: Nurturing Your Children Press Product Description Amanda’s mommy is pregnant and Amanda is going to be a big sister. In this story Amanda learns about preparing for the new baby’s arrival and what it truly means to be a big sister. Winner of the iParenting Media Book Awards […]

The Little Engine That Could

Rating: (26 reviews) Author: Watty Piper Publisher: Philomel Product Description Everyone loves The Little Engine That Could, that classic tale of the determined little engine that, despite its size, triumphantly pulls a train full of toys to the waiting children on the other side of a mountain. Now the great Loren Long (Mr. Peabody’s Apples) […]

The 39 Clues, Book 10: Into the Gauntlet

Author: Margaret Peterson Haddix Publisher: Scholastic Inc. Product Description Throughout the hunt for the 39 Clues, Amy and Dan Cahill have uncovered history’s greatest mysteries and their family’s deadliest secrets. But are they ready to face the truth about the Cahills and the key to their unmatched power? After a whirlwind race that’s taken them […]

Pretty Little Liars #8: Wanted

Rating: (21 reviews) Author: Sara Shepard Publisher: HarperTeen Product Description In Rosewood, majestic estates sprawl for acres, and Tiffany toggle bracelets dangle from every girl’s wrist. But not all that glitters is gold, and the town harbors secrets darker than anyone could imagine—like the truth about what really happened the night Alison DiLaurentis went missing. […]

The Jungle Book (Disney The Jungle Book) (Little Golden Book)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: RH Disney Publisher: Golden/Disney Product Description A boy named Mowgli and a bear named Baloo become fast friends in Disney’s beloved classic, The Jungle Book.

Time for Bed

Rating: (156 reviews) Author: Mem Fox Publisher: Harcourt Children’s Books Product Description Darkness is falling everywhere and little ones are getting sleepy, feeling cozy, and being tucked in. ItÂ’s time for a wide yawn, a big hug, and a snuggle under the covers–sleep tight! “Working beautifully with the soothingly repetitive text, each painting conveys a […]

Twelve Days of Christmas Presents

Author: Harriet Ziefert Publisher: Sterling Product Description A fun twist on a favorite holiday song, and a truly dazzling countdown to Christmas. On the first day of Christmas, my mommy gave to me, A puppy under the tree. Kids will be singing with joy. What a magnificent Christmas present this beautiful book will be, with […]

A Christmas Wish (Lettice)

Author: Mandy Stanley Publisher: HarperCollins Children’s Books Product Description Lettice is a little rabbit with big dreams. When Lettice follows some children home and watches them decorate their Christmas tree, she never imagines that she will end up on the top branch dressed as a fairy! Another dream comes true for Lettice in this magical […]

Redheaded Robbie’s Christmas Story

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Bill Luttrell Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Product Description One student from Mrs. Wallace’s second grade class will be chosen to tell a special Christmas story at the school assembly.When Redheaded Robbie’s name is pulled from the hat, the class groans.Poor Robbie! Whenever he is excited or nervous, his words come out […]

Christmas Story Book

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Ineke Verschuren Publisher: Floris Books Product Description Over 50 stories including ones by Hans Christian Andersen, Leonid Andreiev, Jane Clement, Maxim Gorki, Gerhard Klein, Selma Lagerlof, Jeanna Oterdahl, Peter Rosegger, Ruth Sawyer, Edzard Schaper, Jakob Streit, Henry van Dyke.

Realidades: Level 1

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Peggy Palo Boyles Publisher: Pearson Prentice Hall

A Christmas Carol

Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: David McKay Product Description Illustrated by Arthur I. Keller, 1914 Edition.

Burn, Christmas! Burn!!

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Brian Gage Publisher: Soft Skull Press Product Description Santa’s elves are tired of being third-rate drones in his oppressive sweatshop. The labor is backbreaking and the greedy Santa and his crotchety CFO, Mrs. Claus, have worn their patience thin. They’re mad as hell and they’re not going to take it anymore. […]

Charles Dickens’ Complete Works (with 200 illustrations by Cruikshank, Phiz, Barnard, and Others, and 50 Steel Engravings) (The Home Library Edition, Our Mutual Friend, Martin Chuzzlewit, David Copperfield, Tale of Two Cities/Sketches by Boz, A Child’s History of England/Miscellanies, Christmas Stories/Reprinted Pieces, Oliver Twist/American Notes/Uncom’l Traveller, Great Expectations/Pictures from Italy/Mister Humphrey, Dombey and Son, Nicholas Nickleby, Old Curiousity Shop/Hard Times, Little Dorrit, Bleak House, Barnaby Rudge/Edwin Drood, Pickwick Papers)

Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Boston: Estes and Lauriat Product Description Antiquarian complete set of Dickens Works. Brown boards with gilt lettering. The Home Library Edition set of 15 books.

The CHRISTMAS BOOKS. A Christmas Carol. The Haunted Man. The Cricket on the Hearth. The Battle of Life. The Chimes.

Author: Charles [1812 – 1870]. Dickens Publisher: The Easton Press, Product Description Leatherbound Gilt decorations to covers. spine. watered silk endpapers. 404 pp. * *

David Goes To School

Rating: (52 reviews) Author: Publisher: Blue Sky Press Product Description As David zips through his school, he discovers hat his least-favorite word, “no”, is often spoken here: “NO, DAVID!” “No Yelling!” No pushing!” “No running in the halls!” This lighthearted companion to the Caldecott Honor book, NO, DAVID! Is an entertaining, laugh-out-loud romp from the […]

Howard B. Wigglebottom Learns to Listen

Rating: (31 reviews) Author: Howard Binkow Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group Product Description Imagine how much easier life would be if children listened better. Meet Howard B. Wigglebottom, a curious rabbit who just doesn’t listen! This new illustrated book, has been created to help children, ages 4-7, improve their listening skills and pay attention. Educators, parents, […]

Christmas at Long Pond

Author: William T. George Publisher: Greenwillow Product Description Father and son observe the plant and animal life around Long Pond before finding just the right Christmas tree.

One Frog Too Many (Boy, Dog, Frog)

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Mercer Mayer Publisher: Dial Product Description Following the re-release of the first three books in this beloved series, here are the final three classic wordless tales in attractive, low-priced hardcover editions. A Boy, a Dog, and a Frog, the first book in this series, launched Mercer Mayer’s distinguished career over twenty-five […]

The Boy Who Didn’t Want to Be Sad

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: Rob Goldblatt Publisher: Magination Press Product Description A boy who doesn’t want to be sad tries eliminating all sources of sadness from his life, including toys (they can get broken), pets (they can’t live forever), friends (what if they don’t call?), even his own family (sometimes they get mad at him). […]

Hello, Harvest Moon

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Ralph Fletcher Publisher: Clarion Books Product Description While tired farmers and their families are in bed, the harvest moon silently climbs into the sky and starts working its magic. For some, it is the nightly signal to rise and shine. It is time to hunt, to work, or to play in […]

Can You See What I See? Once Upon A Time

Rating: (16 reviews) Author: Walter Wick Publisher: Cartwheel Books Product Description From the photographer of the bestselling I Spy books, Can You See What I See? Once Upon a Time is a rhyming, search-and-find picture book–especially for preschoolers! Twelve fascinating compositions depict favorite fairy tales, folk tales, and classic stories where readers can use the […]

Henry the Christmas Cat

Author: Mary Calhoun Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description At a Christmas pageant, Henry the cat befriends Bonnie the lamb and helps her out of a potentially dangerous predicament.

Firefighter’s Night Before Christmas (The Night Before Christmas Series)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Kimbra Cutlip Publisher: Pelican Publishing Product Description Who needs eight flying reindeer when Santa has a shiny red fire truck? It’s the Christmas Eve shift at Firehouse One, and all the firefighters are sitting down to bowls of hot chili when an old fireman stops by for a bite to eat. […]

Night Before Christmas in Texas, The (Night Before Christmas (Gibbs))

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Catherine Smith Publisher: Gibbs Smith Product Description A huge windstorm could stop Santa from getting across Texas, but a little armadillo spots Santa and his reindeer and helps them find their way!

Up (Disney/Pixar Up) (Little Golden Book)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: RH Disney Publisher: Golden/Disney Product Description The sky’s no longer the limit with Disney•Pixar’s next hit, Up! Meet Carl and Russell. Carl is old and lonely. Russell is young and looking for a friend. When they’re thrown together on the adventure of a lifetime, they discover that friendships are great at […]