Tag Archives: Performing Arts

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 […]

Wee Sing Sing-Alongs

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Pamela Conn Beall Publisher: Price Stern Sloan Product Description The bestselling Wee Sing line is now tailored for the most modern Wee Sing fans! These eight classic Wee Sing titles are now in a great new package—a book and CD in a reusable blister!

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 […]

The Wimpy Kid Movie Diary (Diary of a Wimpy Kid)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Jeff Kinney Publisher: Amulet Books Product Description Go behind the scenes with Jeff Kinney and the making of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid movie! If you’ve ever wondered how a movie gets made, you’re not alone. Author and illustrator Jeff Kinney didn’t know either, but when his bestselling series, Diary […]

Barron’s AP Music Theory with Audio Compact Discs

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Nancy Scoggin Publisher: Barron’s Educational Series Product Description This brand-new addition to Barron’s series of Advanced Placement test prep manuals presents a comprehensive review of music theory, followed by two full-length practice tests with all questions answered and explained. These practice tests include both aural and non-aural sections. The four audio […]

A Christmas Carol

Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Aurora Metro Press Product Description New imaginative adaptation with music. For use in schools, amateur groups, youth theater, etc.

Angelina’s Christmas (Angelina Ballerina)

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: Katharine Holabird Publisher: Puffin Product Description When Angelina Ballerina sees old Mr. Bell all alone at Christmastime, she decides to bring him some holiday cheer. Cousin Henry doesn’t want to help— until he finds that there’s a real Santa Claus living in their town! Angelina’s Christmas is a heartwarming story that […]

Ivy & Bean: Doomed to Dance (Ivy & Bean, Book 6)

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Annie Barrows Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description Finally! After begging their parents for ballet lessons, Ivy and Bean finally get what they want…well, not exactly. Much to their surprise, it turns out ballet lessons do not include karate chops and roundhouse kicks to the villain’s heart. The girls have no interest […]

A Christmas Carol: In many scenes and several songs

Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Oberon Books Product Description Using only Charles Dickens’ extraordinary words and a chameleon ensemble of eight actors, Neil Bartlett’s A Christmas Carol brings a boldly theatrical imagination to bear on a classic story. “Gets right to the frozen heart of Dickens’ classic Christmas tale . . . one of those rare […]

Star Wars: The Clone Wars: The Visual Guide

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Jason Fry Publisher: DK CHILDREN Product Description Since the first time we heard Luke Skywalker ask Obi-Wan Kenobi “You fought in the Clone Wars!?” in Episode IV: A New Hope, fans the world over have been wondering exactly what the Clone Wars were and what clones in combat would look like. […]

The Twilight Saga: New Moon–The Official Illustrated Movie Companion

Rating: (59 reviews) Author: Mark Cotta Vaz Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Product Description Explore the making of the film New Moon in this ultimate visual companion, lavishly illustrated with full-color photos of the cast, locations, and sets. This beautiful paperback edition celebrates the onscreen creation of Stephenie Meyer’s fascinating world, brought to […]

Star Wars, Classic (Ultimate Sticker Books)

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: DK Publishing Publisher: DK CHILDREN Product Description Rediscover the excitement of the original Star Wars movies and create your own picture book using the characters, vehicles, and spacecraft found in this book. More than 60 superb full color stickers let Star Wars fans get into the action, and each section includes […]

Let’s Dance, Little Pookie

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Sandra Boynton Publisher: Robin Corey Books Product Description POOKIE’S MOM proposes a lively dance together. Pookie, being Pookie, is somewhat hesitant to try something new. But little by little, Pookie is drawn into the dance—hopping, marching, shimmying, singing. Presented in Boynton’s captivating style, this book will thoroughly delight toddlers and their […]

Mark Wilson’s Complete Course in Magic

Rating: (52 reviews) Author: Mark Wilson Publisher: Running Press Kids Product Description From one of the world’s premier practitioners of classic magic, with years of experience instructing younger readers in the magical arts, comes this new revision of his complete guide to learning and performing fantastic feats of prestidigitation. Acclaimed by the Los Angeles Times […]

Star Wars Fandex Deluxe Edition (Fandex Family Field Guides)

Author: Christopher Cerasi Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Product Description Aren’t we lucky! Star Wars Fandex Deluxe is a perfect meeting of format and content, bringing all the virtues of Fandex to the supergalactic saga of our times, delivering an obsessive deck for the obsessive fan (and the perfect cheat sheet for parents who want to […]

The Story of the Nutcracker Ballet (Pictureback(R))

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Product Description Illus. in full color. The magic of the beloved ballet is captured in this affordable edition. Art by a Caldecott Honor Book artist complements a succinct narration that is ideal for young children.  

The Alchemy of Animation: Making an Animated Film in the Modern Age

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Don Hahn Publisher: Disney Editions Product Description The Alchemy of Animation: Making an Animated Film in the Modern Age is a step-by-step introduction to animated filmmaking from one of the foremost producers of animated features. By drawing (sorry!) upon more than seven decades of Disney’s classic and beloved animated films, this […]

On the Day You Were Born: Book and Musical CD

Rating: (80 reviews) Author: Debra Frasier Publisher: Harcourt Children’s Books Product Description Debra Frasier’s modern classic On the Day You Were Born has been welcoming babies into the world for more than a decade–and has sold over a million copies. Now this favorite hardcover book comes to life with a musical CD featuring an original […]

Walt Disney’s Legends of Imagineering and the Genesis of the Disney Theme Park

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Jeff Kurtti Publisher: Disney Editions Product Description Fifty years ago, Walt Disney utterly transformed the concept of outdoor entertainment venues from tawdry carnivals and seedy amusement piers called “amusement parks,” to an entirely new destination that would come into common vernacular as the “theme park.” Although Disneyland was the inspiration of […]

Oliver Button Is a Sissy

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Tomie dePaola Publisher: Voyager Books Product Description A little boy must come to terms with being teased and ostracized because he’d rather read books, paint pictures, and tap-dance than participate in sports. “There is a good balance between the simple text . . . and the expressive pictures . . . […]

Wee Sing Bible Songs (Wee Sing) CD and Book Edition (Wee Sing)

Rating: (16 reviews) Author: Pamela Conn Beall, Susan Hagen Nipp Publisher: Price Stern Sloan Book Description The bestselling Wee Sing line is now tailored for the most modern Wee Sing fans! These eight classic Wee Sing titles are now in a great new package—a book and CD in a reusable blister!

Jammin’ with the Jonas Brothers: An Unauthorized Biography

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Lexi Ryals Publisher: Price Stern Sloan Book Description These brothers are already a tween sensation! Girls can’t get enough of these adorable boys who have recorded two successful albums, guest starred on Disney’s Hannah Montana, are special guests on Miley Cyrus’s Best of Both Worlds Tour, and have just filmed a […]

Ed Emberley’s Drawing Book of Animals (Ed Emberley’s Drawing Book)

Rating: (37 reviews) Author: Publisher: L,B Kids

Night Before Christmas, The

Rating: (45 reviews) Author: William Wegman Publisher: Hyperion Amazon.com Clement C. Moore’s beloved poem about Santa’s arrival on Christmas Eve has been illustrated by hundreds of artists since its first publication in 1823. Two collectors of antique children’s books have selected a variety of these charming pictures from Arthur Rackham, Jessie Willcox Smith, Thomas Nast, […]

Good Masters! Sweet Ladies!: Voices from a Medieval Village

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Laura Amy Schlitz Publisher: Candlewick Press Book Description Step back to an English village in 1255, where life plays out in dramatic vignettes illuminating twenty-two unforgettable characters. Maidens, monks, and millers’ sons — in these pages, readers will meet them all. There’s Hugo, the lord’s nephew, forced to prove his manhood […]

Face-Off (Hannah Montana)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Alice Alfonsi Publisher: Disney Press

Wee Sing for Christmas (Wee Sing)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Pamela Conn Beall, Susan Hagen Nipp Publisher: Price Stern Sloan Book Description The bestselling Wee Sing line is now tailored for the most modern Wee Sing fans! These eight classic Wee Sing titles are now in a great new package—a book and CD in a reusable blister!

Star Wars Complete Cross-Sections: The Spacecraft and Vehicles of the Entire Star Wars Saga

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: David Reynolds, Curtis Saxton Publisher: DK CHILDREN Book Description This amazing title unites all four Incredible Cross-Sections books in one volume, enlarged and updated with brand-new illustrations-including the TIE bomber, Imperial shuttle, A-wing, and B-wing-along with revised technical introductions, behind-the-scenes pages, glossary, and index. (c) 2006 Lucasfilm Ltd. and TM AUTHOR […]

I Want To Be A Jedi (DK READERS)

Author: Simon Beecroft Publisher: DK CHILDREN Book Description Enter the Jedi Academy and find out what it takes to be a Jedi. How do the Jedi work with the Force? What is the Jedi Code? How do the Jedi make their light sabers? All these questions-and more-will be answered in I Want to Be a […]

Kaleidoscopic Design Coloring Book (Coloring Books)

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: Lester Kubistal Publisher: Dover Publications Book Description Charming coloring book includes 30 black-and-white designs based on patterns made by a kaleidoscope — a Greek word meaning “beautiful form.” Optically enchanting, these images will appeal to colorists of all ages. Artists and craftworkers will also find them an exciting source of inspiration […]

Wee Sing Children’s Songs and Fingerplays (Wee Sing)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Pamela Conn Beall, Susan Hagen Nipp Publisher: Price Stern Sloan Book Description The bestselling Wee Sing line is now tailored for the most modern Wee Sing fans! These eight classic Wee Sing titles are now in a great new package—a book and CD in a reusable blister!

If You’re Happy and You Know It (Baby Board Books)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Annie Kubler Publisher: Child’s Play International Product Description This award winning series has been specifically designed for babies. A great introduction to books through well-known nursery songs and interactive text. Ages: birth – 2 years Manufacturer: Marlon Creations

The Circus Scare (Nancy Drew and the Clue Crew #7)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Carolyn Keene Publisher: Aladdin Book Description Come one, come all! The circus is coming to River Heights! The flyers claim this circus will be the biggest and best show around, with the funniest clowns, the cutest animals, and the most daring acrobats. Nancy and the Clue Crew can’t wait to see […]

Wee Sing Nursery Rhymes and Lullabies (Wee Sing)

Rating: (9 reviews) Author: Pamela Conn Beall, Susan Hagen Nipp Publisher: Price Stern Sloan Book Description The bestselling Wee Sing line is now tailored for the most modern Wee Sing fans! These eight classic Wee Sing titles are now in a great new package—a book and CD in a reusable blister!

Transformers: The Ultimate Guide: The Ultimate Guide (Transformers)

Rating: (40 reviews) Author: DK Publishing Publisher: DK CHILDREN Book Description Transformers: The Ultimate Guide is a detailed look at the fantastic world of these mechanical marvels. Follow each character’s history and witness the amazing evolution of the Transformers, from physical structure and weaponry to personalities, alliances, and important battles. Detailed illustrations show exactly how […]

The Book of Virtues for Young People: A Treasury of Great Moral Stories

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing

Ella Elephant Scats Like That: Baby Loves Jazz

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Andy Blackman Hurwitz Publisher: Price Stern Sloan Book Description Hi-de-hi, hi-de-ho! Ella Elephant will teach you how to scat: Ella Elephant sings jazz just like that And uses her mouth to do something called scat .

Mad for Miley: An Unauthorized Biography: An Unauthorized Biography

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Lauren Alexander Publisher: Price Stern Sloan Book Description Miley Cyrus is taking the world by storm as Disney Channel’s Hannah Montana— her soundtrack album debuted at number one on the Billboard charts, she’s signed a four-album deal with Hollywood Records, she has a hit show on Disney Channel, and she went […]

Games and Giggles Just for Girls (American Girl Library)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Publisher: American Girl

Hold on Tight (Hannah Montana)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Laurie Mcelroy Publisher: Disney Press

Seeing Green (Hannah Montana)

Author: M. C. King Publisher: Disney Press

High School Musical 2: The Junior Novel (Junior Novelization)

Rating: (15 reviews) Author: N. B. Grace Publisher: Disney Press Book Description Goodbye, classroom! Hello, summer! But for Troy, Gabriella, Chad, and Taylor, this vacation is no day at the beach; theyre all working at a country club founded by none other than Ryan and Sharpay’s grandfather! And with the club’s annual Midsummer Night’s Musical […]

The Last Holiday Concert

Rating: (14 reviews) Author: Andrew Clements Publisher: Aladdin Book Description For Hart Evans, being the most popular kid in sixth grade has its advantages. Kids look up to him, and all the teachers let him get away with anything — all the teachers except the chorus director, Mr. Meinert. When Hart’s errant rubber band hits […]

Keeping Secrets (Hannah Montana)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Beth Beechwood Publisher: Disney Press

Tackylocks and the Three Bears

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Helen Lester Publisher: Houghton Mifflin/Walter Lorraine Books Book Description How do you keep a crowd of energetic young penguins entertained? Put on a play, perhaps? But will they pay attention through an entire performance? If Tacky’s center stage, they might. Even in his flowing blond wig and little red “skipping shoes,” […]

The Complete Visual Dictionary of Star Wars: The Ultimate Guide to Characters and Creatures from the Entire Star Wars Saga

Rating: (52 reviews) Author: DK Publishing Publisher: DK CHILDREN Book Description Provides a complete, comprehensive overview of the Prequel movies (Episodes I-III) and the Trilogy (Episodes IV-VI), this is the definitive photographic guide to the entire Star Wars saga.

The Ultimate Visual Guide to Star Wars

Rating: (30 reviews) Author: Ryder Windham Publisher: DK CHILDREN Book Description Providing fans and newcomers everything they need to know about the highest-grossing movie saga ever, this is the first-ever visual guide to the entire Star Wars franchise

Dooby Dooby Moo

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: Doreen Cronin Publisher: Atheneum Book Description Duck and his friends are at it again. This time they’re pooling their considerable resources to win a local talent show, because first prize is a TRAMPOLINE. The cows want to sing. The sheep want to sing. The pigs want to…dance. Dance? And Duck? Duck […]