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Funny Faces Rusty Robot

Author: Roger Priddy Publisher: Priddy Books Product Description Ideal for babies and toddlers Wacky characters and funny rhymes Touch and feel, light and sound

A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Writings (Penguin Classics)

Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Penguin Classics Hardcover Product Description Dicken’s Christmas writings-in a new, sumptuous, and delightful clothbound edition. Dickens’s classic A Christmas Carol has had significant influence on our ideas about the Christmas spirit, and the season as a time for celebration, charity, and memory. This handsome edition features appendices on A Christmas Carol […]

Runaway

Author: Wendelin Van Draanen Publisher: Laurel Leaf Product Description “It’s a cold, hard, cruel fact that my mother loved heroin more than she loved me.” Holly is in her fifth foster home in two years and she’s had enough. She’s run away before and always been caught quickly. But she’s older and wiser now–she’s twelve–and […]

Olivia

Author: Ian Falconer Publisher: 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 singing 40 very loud songs and is […]

B Is for Bulldozer: A Construction ABC

Author: June Sobel Publisher: Sandpiper Product Description Get ready for a ride through the alphabet at a busy construction site. There’s a big yellow Bulldozer, a tall shiny Crane, a rusty red Dump truck–and the construction crew is hard at work. But what are they building?

My Valentine Story: Giving My Heart to God

Author: Crystal Bowman Publisher: Zonderkidz Product Description Valentines are fun to make and give. They tell people we love them. Who loves all of us? God, of course. ‘How can I give God my heart? Loving him is where I’ll start.’ Through imaginative and innovative product, Zonderkidz is feeding young souls.

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!

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 […]

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 […]

Little Puppy Finger Puppet Book (Finger Puppet Brd Bks)

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Chronicle Books Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description With a plush finger puppet permanently attached to the book and peek-a-boo holes in every page, this charming board book is a fun way for parents and children to play and read together.

Classic Starts: The Time Machine (Classic Starts Series)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: H. G. Wells Publisher: Sterling Product Description H. G. Wells’s sobering, thought-provoking novel is one of the greatest works of science fiction ever created—and as powerful today as when it was written. After inventing a machine that moves through time, the Traveler leaves Victorian London and goes far, far into the […]

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Book 6)

Rating: (3670 reviews) Author: J. K. Rowling Publisher: Scholastic, Inc. Product Description We could tell you, but then we’d have to Obliviate your memory. Amazon.com Review The long-awaited, eagerly anticipated, arguably over-hyped Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince has arrived, and the question on the minds of kids, adults, fans, and skeptics alike is, “Is […]

Cracking the ACT, 2010 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description If it’s on the ACT, it’s in this book. Cracking the ACT, 2010 Edition includes:   ·         3 full-length practice tests with detailed explanations—2 in the book and 1 online ·         Comprehensive and engaging review of all ACT subjects from trigonometry to reading comprehension […]

My Daddy and Me

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Tina Macnaughton Publisher: Good Books Product Description From award-winning illustrator, Tina Macnaughton, comes this tender declaration of love from a child for his Daddy. When Little Bear is with his Daddy, he is the fastest, tallest, happiest Little Bear in the whole world. Warm colors and a gentle rhyming text illustrate […]

The Lord of the Rings

Rating: (1504 reviews) Author: J.R.R. Tolkien Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Product Description For over fifty years, J.R.R. Tolkien’s peerless fantasy has accumulated worldwide acclaim as the greatest adventure tale ever written. No other writer has created a world as distinct as Middle-earth, complete with its own geography, history, languages, and legends. And no one has created […]

Marvel Encyclopedia

Rating: (21 reviews) Author: Tom DeFalco Publisher: DK Publishing Product Description Celebrate 70 years of Marvel Comics with The Marvel Encyclopedia! Fully updated with new images and text, this one-volume encyclopedia contains more than 1,000 of Marvel’s greatest-from well-known characters such as Spider-Man, the Hulk and Wolverine to lesser known heroes and villains. An essential […]

Emma (Penguin Classics)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Jane Austen Publisher: Penguin Classics Hardcover

Big Book of Dinosaurs

Rating: (32 reviews) Author: DK Publishing Publisher: DK CHILDREN Product Description Dinosaurs fascinate young children. “The Big Book of Dinosaurs” is a colourful catalogue of these mysterious creatures from the past that will keep even toddlers entertained for hours. Children will love spotting all the different dinosaurs – from the fierce meat-eating Tyrannosaurus and the […]

Eloise Decorates for Christmas (Ready-to-Read Level 1)

Author: Kay Thompson Publisher: Simon Spotlight Product Description It is holiday time. Eloise hopes she will be the one to place the star atop the Christmas tree!

Cat Heaven

Rating: (77 reviews) Author: Publisher: Blue Sky Press Product Description A simply versed companion to Dog Heaven features bold, folk-art illustrations and profiles the special place where all good cats can find an endless supply of catnip, tuna, and warm laps.”

The Official SAT Study Guide, 2nd edition

Rating: (32 reviews) Author: The College Board Publisher: College Board Product Description The Official SAT Study Guide™ —with more than two million sold—just got better! Now offering 10 practice tests, The Official SAT Study Guide: Second Edition™ is the only book that features official SAT® practice tests created by the test maker. With over 1,000 […]

Brain Quest Workbook: Kindergarten

Rating: (61 reviews) Author: Lisa Trumbauer Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Product Description Jam-packed with hundreds of curriculum-based activities, exercises and games in every subject, Brain Quest Kindergarten Workbook reinforces what kids are learning in the classroom. The workbook’s lively layout and easy-to-follow explanations make learning fun, interactive, and concrete. Plus it’s written to help parents […]

Cracking the SAT, 2010 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (9 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description The SAT is a critical exam for college applicants, and more than 2 million students take the test each year. In Cracking the SAT the experts at The Princeton Review provide the information and strategies you need to succeed on the math, verbal and […]

Eclipse (The Twilight Saga)

Rating: (1888 reviews) Author: Stephenie Meyer Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Product Description Readers captivated by Twilight and New Moon will eagerly devour the paperback edition Eclipse, the third book in Stephenie Meyer’s riveting vampire love saga. As Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her […]

Christmas Cookies: Bite-Size Holiday Lessons

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Amy Krouse Rosenthal Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description This scrumptious follow-up to the bestselling Cookies: Bite-Size Life Lessons captures the spirit of the holiday season. From making the same kind of cookies at the same time each year (tradition) to decorating them with lots of sprinkles (celebrate), youngsters will gobble up vocabulary […]

Night Before Christmas, The (The Night Before Christmas Series)

Author: Publisher: Pelican Publishing Product Description Saint Nicholas visits a sleeping household on Christmas Eve.

The Nutcracker Ballet: A Book, Theater, and Paper Doll Fold-out Play Set (Foldout Play Set) (Christmas, Activity Book) (Foldout Playset)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Mara Conlon Publisher: Peter Pauper Press, Inc. Product Description The classic story of the Nutcracker comes to life with this book, theater, and paper doll play set. Read along in the storybook as your paper doll characters (more than 35 of them!) dance their way through three different foldout stages – […]

First Space Encyclopedia (DK First Reference)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: DK Publishing Publisher: DK CHILDREN Product Description The latest title in DK’s First Reference series introduces the universe, visiting all the planets of our solar system and their moons, as well as our Sun and other stars, black holes, asteroids, comets, and other galaxies. Up to date with the latest astronomical […]

The Little Mouse, the Red Ripe Strawberry, and the Big Hungry Bear (Child’s Play Library)

Rating: (124 reviews) Author: Don Wood Publisher: Child’s Play International Product Description A rhyming story of opposites that uses animal charactistics to help us explore ourselves and our feelings.

If I Stay

Rating: (63 reviews) Author: Gayle Forman Publisher: Dutton Juvenile Product Description In a single moment, everything changes. Seventeenyear- old Mia has no memory of the accident; she can only recall riding along the snow-wet Oregon road with her family. Then, in a blink, she fi nds herself watching as her own damaged body is taken […]

Crocodile Tears: An Alex Rider Novel

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: Anthony Horowitz Publisher: Philomel Product Description It’s just another day in the life of an average kid. If you’re Alex Rider, that is. A con artist has realized there is big money in charity– the bigger the disaster, the greater the money flow! So that is what he will produce: the […]

The Three Pigs

Rating: (71 reviews) Author: David Wiesner Publisher: Clarion Books Product Description This picture book begins placidly (and familiarly) enough, with three pigs collecting materials and going off to build houses of straw, sticks, and bricks. But the wolf”s huffing and puffing blows the first pig right out of the story . . . and into […]

Skippyjon Jones, Lost in Spice

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: Judy Schachner Publisher: Dutton Juvenile Product Description The New York Times bestselling kitty boy blasts off into another hilarious adventure. Buckle up, amigos— everyoneÂ’s favorite kitty boy is about to lift off. YouÂ’ll want to be there when the brave Skippito gets lost in spice! ThatÂ’s right, spice. Skippy knows— from […]

The Night Before Christmas

Rating: (58 reviews) Author: Clement C. Moore Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description No poem better expresses the magic and excitement of Christmas Eve than Clement C. Moore’s “The Night Before Christmas.” Now, acclaimed illustrator Bruce Whatley has brought this favorite poem to life with stunning illustrations that perfectly capture all the joy of the Christmas holiday […]

The Lord of the Rings: 50th Anniversary, One Vol. Edition

Rating: (261 reviews) Author: J.R.R. Tolkien Publisher: Mariner Books Product Description One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, […]

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 […]

The Klutz Book of Paper Airplanes (Klutz)

Rating: (26 reviews) Author: Doug Stillinger Publisher: Klutz Product Description Discover the pure magic of building and launching your own paper airplanes! This step-by-step guide shows you exactly how to build 10 amazing paper airplanes. And, it comes complete with 40 sheets of flight-tested, ready-to-fold paper, printed on both sides in a variety of colorful […]