Tag Archives: Textbook Buyback

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 […]

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!

Mary Wore Her Red Dress and Henry Wore His Green Sneakers Book & CD (Read Along Book & CD)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Merle Peek Publisher: Sandpiper Product Description On Katy’s birthday, all of her animal friends come to the party dressed in clothes of different colors.

Funny Faces Dizzy Dragon

Rating: (9 reviews) Author: Roger Priddy Publisher: Priddy Books Product Description Ideal for babies and toddlers Wacky characters and funny rhymes Touch and feel, light and sound

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 […]

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 in Today’s Germany (Christmas Around the World)

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

The Twelve Dancing Princesses (Mulberry books)

Rating: (28 reviews) Author: Marianna Mayer Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description “A graceful retelling of the fairy tale…. Illustrations are a sumptuous feast, elegant and tasteful, filled with romantic splendor and delicacy…. A stunning piece to savor.” –Booklist.

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 […]

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 […]

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.

Christmas (Snappy Pop-ups)

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If Everybody Did

Rating: (22 reviews) Author: Jo Ann Stover Publisher: JourneyForth Product Description The hilarious and terrible consequences of everyone doing his own thing are portrayed by author/artist Jo Ann Stover in If Everybody Did. Children and adults alike will enjoy this precautionary tale with its concise rhyming text, and amusing illustrations.

A Chair for My Mother 25th Anniversary Edition (Reading Rainbow Book)

Rating: (27 reviews) Author: Vera B. Williams Publisher: Greenwillow Books Product Description After a fire destroys their home and possessions, Rosa, her mother, and grandmother save and save until they can afford to buy one big, comfortable chair that all three of them can enjoy.After their home is destroyed by a fire, Rosa, her mother […]

Re-Zoom

Rating: (16 reviews) Author: Istvan Banyai Publisher: Puffin Product Description Open this wordless book and take off on a mindbending visual journey full of twists, turns, and surprises. Zoom from an Egyptian pyramid to an exotic jungle to a sandy beach. But if you think you know where you are, guess again. For in Istvan […]

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 […]

Tuesday

Rating: (83 reviews) Author: David Wiesner Publisher: Sandpiper Product Description The unpredictable events of a particular Tuesday unroll before the reader with the precision and clarity of a silent movie. A Caldecott Medal book. Amazon.com Review “Tuesday evening, around eight”–a deceptively mundane beginning for what proves to be a thrilling, miraculous, and surreal amphibian journey. […]

Roller Coaster

Rating: (16 reviews) Author: Marla Frazee Publisher: Sandpiper Product Description Clickity, clackity. Clickity, clackity. The roller coaster car is going up, up, up to the highest spot. And at least one of the people in the car has never ridden on a roller coaster before . . . ever. Wheeeeeeee! Amazon.com Review All sorts of […]

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) […]

Kiss My Math: Showing Pre-Algebra Who’s Boss

Rating: (48 reviews) Author: Danica McKellar Publisher: Plume Product Description The New York Times bestseller-from the author of Math Doesn’t Suck-teaches girls how to kick pre-algebra butt In her New York Times bestselling books, actress and math genius Danica McKellar shatters the “math nerd” stereotype and gives girls the tools to ace middle-school math in […]

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 #5: Wicked

Rating: (26 reviews) Author: Sara Shepard Publisher: HarperTeen Product Description In idyllic Rosewood, Pennsylvania, four very pretty girls just can’t help but be bad. . . . Hanna will do anything to be Rosewood’s queen bee. Spencer’s digging up her family’s secrets. Emily can’t stop thinking about her new boyfriend. And Aria approves a little […]

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. […]

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 […]

Franny K. Stein’s Crate of Danger (Boxed Set): Lunch Walks Among Us; Attack of the 50-Ft. Cupid; The Invisible Fran; The Fran That Time Forgot (Franny K. Stein, Mad Scientist)

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: Jim Benton Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Product Description Franny K. Stein is not your average girl — she’s a mad scientist. She prefers poison ivy to daisies and piranha to goldfish, and when Franny jumps rope, she uses her pet snake. Being a mad scientist is exciting, but it […]

SpongeBob’s Box of Books (Spongebob Squarepants)

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: Various Publisher: Simon Spotlight/Nickelodeon Product Description Ahoy there, mateys! Here’s a boxful of treasure: six (count them, six!) rip-roaring 8 x 8 storybooks that you can take with you on all your seafaring — and landlubbing — adventures. And they’re all ready to go in this handy carrying case with a […]

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 […]

11 Practice Tests for the SAT & PSAT, 2011 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description Get the book that gives  you plenty of practice and much, much, more! 11 Practice Tests for the SAT and PSAT, 2011 Edition, includes : • 11 Total Practice Tests—10 for the SAT and 1 for the PSAT • Detailed answers & explanations for every question • […]

Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT, Book 3

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Daniel A. Reed Publisher: Prestwick House Inc Product Description In 2005, the SAT implemented major revisions, including: New reading sections Analogies removed Multiple-Choice Grammar and Usage Questions Modified Reading Questions. Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT addresses all of the revisions in the test without vocabulary studies. Students will benefit […]

Realidades: Level 1

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

The Naked Roommate: And 107 Other Issues You Might Run Into in College

Rating: (44 reviews) Author: Harlan Cohen Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc. Product Description In college, there’s a surprise around every corner… The #1 Student Handbook; Updated 3rd Edition But that doesn’t mean you can’t be prepared! From sharing a bathroom with 40 strangers to sharing lecture notes, The Naked Roommate is your behind-the-scenes look at EVERYTHING you […]

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, […]

When I Feel Angry (Way I Feel Books)

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: Cornelia Maude Spelman Publisher: Albert Whitman & Company Product Description Anger is a scary emotion for young children, their parents, and caregivers. As this little bunny experiences the things that make her angry, she also learns ways to deal with her anger–ways that won’t hurt others.

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.

The Seven Chinese Sisters

Rating: (14 reviews) Author: Kathy Tucker Publisher: Albert Whitman & Company Product Description (Ages 5-8) Once there were seven Chinese sisters who lived together and took care of each other. Each one had a special talent. When baby Seventh Sister is snatched by a hungry dragon, her loving sisters race to save her. In Kathy […]

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). […]

From Head to Toe (Spanish edition): De la cabeza a los pies

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Eric Carle Publisher: Rayo Product Description ¿Estás listo? ¡Vamos! Muévete de la cabeza a los pies.

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 […]

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. […]

Pio Peep! (rpkg): Traditional Spanish Nursery Rhymes

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Alma Flor Ada Publisher: Rayo Product Description El sol es de oro la luna es de plata y las estrellitas son de hoja de lata. The sun’s a gold medallion. The moon’s a silver ball. The little stars are only tin; I love them best of all. Here is a groundbreaking […]

It’s Time to Sleep in Your Own Bed (Transition Times)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Lawrence E. Shapiro Publisher: New Harbinger Publications Product Description In this book, children learn that sleeping in their own bed makes them feel more grown-up and more independent. This book includes helpful advice and tips for parents to deal with this problematic situation. Growing up is hard, but when children have […]

Peter Spier’s Christmas

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Peter Spier Publisher: Doubleday Books for Young Readers Product Description Illustrations without text follow the activities of three young children and their parents as they prepare for, and finally celebrate, Christmas.

The Chocolate War (Readers Circle)

Rating: (387 reviews) Author: Robert Cormier Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Product Description IN 1974, AFTER SUFFERING rejections from seven major publishers, The Chocolate War made its debut. An uncompromising portrait of conformity and corruption, it quickly became a bestselling—and provocative—classic for young adults. “Masterfully structured and rich in theme; the action is well […]

It’s Not Summer Without You (A Summer Novel)

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: Jenny Han Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Product Description Can summer be truly summer without Cousins Beach? It used to be that Belly counted the days until summer, until she was back at Cousins Beach with Conrad and Jeremiah. But not this year. Not after Susannah got sick again and […]

Math on Call

Rating: (47 reviews) Author: Great Source Education Group Publisher: Steck-Vaughn Company Product Description FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.