Little TuTu decides to leave his home on the bayou to find a real evergreen Christmas tree for the Kids; their first one ever! Along the way he experiences troubles but his efforts are rewarded for the thoughtfulness he brings to Pierre, Mon Cher and two new friends, Plauche' the nearsighted pelican and LaFleur the punk skunk. This is the 2nd book in the series, The Adventures of The Swamp Kids, and is sure to become a holiday reading tradition for years to come.
Let your kids unwrap our favorite tech toys for this holiday season. The tech-savvy kiddo in your life will be all smiles.
Homework can be a stressful affair for everyone involved. Juggling after-school activities, meal prep and housework, it often takes a village to get reading assignments, flashcards and worksheets completed at a decent hour. We've yet to find out how to make schoolwork magically disappear altogether, but we can tip parents off on how to make the situation more manageable. Here's how to create a quiet, supervised and streamlined area where kids can study at home.
Your little baby isn't a baby anymore! Make sure you're prepared for the toddler years with gear and toys you didn't realize you needed for children aged one to three.
Many kids with siblings often find themselves sharing a bedroom at some point in time. Although territorial disputes are inevitable, parents can implement a few design tactics in the kids' room to make family life in a compact home a little calmer. Use the following hardworking furniture and storage items to accommodate all of the kids in the room.
Create an enjoyable space for your kids to flush and brush with these décor essentials. Although a children's bathroom doesn't offer a huge amount of space, it can easily be spruced up by adding hints of color and character. Let the splashing begin with these bath essentials.
Subscription boxes are the perfect gift for the fun-loving kiddos in your life. With options including everything from science to cooking, kids will love receiving their very own monthly packages filled with fun activities and toys. Don't know which subscription to choose? Read on to discover 12 of our favorites.
Adults are due for some much-needed peace and quiet as the Christmas craze fizzles out. To carve out some precious alone time this winter, design a space that will hold your kids' attention for hours a day. It should be a room that bursts with color and piques curiosity with a strategic variety of learning and play toys. To help you create this space we rounded up 10 playroom staples to help kids battle cabin fever while they're holed up inside on snow days.
Raising kids in today's world poses numerous different challenges for parents. When should your child be introduced to TV? What about the iPad or the family computer? We've rounded up safe technology products you can feel good about giving to your children.
Pleasing teenage girls can often be a challenge, especially when it comes to helping them pick out clothes or room decor. If you have a teenager who loves boho style and is in need of a little bedroom revamp, look no further. Your teen will be shocked at how well you know the boho trend when she sees these gypsy-inspired bedroom picks.
As you anxiously await the arrival of your little one, satisfy your nesting need by designing a warm and welcoming nursery for your baby to call home. Boasting with soft colors and modern designs, you're sure to have a room cozy enough for some sweet cuddle time.
Turn the organized chaos that is your child's playroom into a serene spot of tidiness with systematic shelving to ease your days. Though we may not be able to control how the play area will look post-nap time, we can ensure we have a toy organizer (or two!) to hold the goods once bedtime rolls around.
Spring break gets the wheels turning for creative ways to improve the backyard before summer. How can we maximize our time outside this year? Houzz has 10 ideas for turning your yard into the neighborhood hangout.
Show Santa what's up this Christmas when you gift your kids one of these so-cool stocking stuffers under $25. From robot building kits and scented markers to hi-bounce putty and slime monsters, you're sure to win Christmas with one of these great gifts.</p>
The first ten books in the bestselling Diary of a Wimpy Kid series are now available together in a collectible boxed set
Every year George and the man with the yellow hat attend the pancake breakfast to benefit the children's hospital. Always curious,... George finds his way to the pancake table and into some sticky and sweet monkey mischief. For little readers who love... read more
Bee Attitude: A Positive Motivational Book for Kids [Hardcover] [Apr 26, 2011...
The second edition of this popular collection holds 18 bedtime-themed stories, all of them new from the previous edition. Every st...ory is painted in the latest, freshest Princess art style. Full color. read more
Kendrin and Kaya, siblings with an adventurous streak, and Boomer and Gordie, twins who like to have fun, fly their kites near Pin...e Tree Lane, a forest where Ghosts, Ghouls, and a Half Man/Half Beast are supposedly believed to inhabit, along with a mean, evil Witch who dips children in chocolate and eats them for a snack! Suddenly they hear the most disgusting, scary, wicked cackle, and a mad wind blows their kites off course, sending the kites directly into the forest. Scared, but eager to get their kites back, the children walk into Pine Tree Lane and make a bewitching discovery! Do the children get dipped in chocolate and become a witch's snack? read more
Join Pierre a le Gator, Mon Cher the pretty raccoon and TuTu the playful turtle as they embark on their first swamp adventure,The ...Missing Chord. While practicing to compete in the Fais Do-Do for Best Band in the Land, the kids discover that something is missing from their sound. It takes a shy new friend to solve their mystery which he does in a most unusual way. Contains a Lagnaippe Lesson by Cajun fiddler, Doug Kershaw, to further explain the moral of the story and an activity page the whole family can do together to enhance the reading fun! The Missing Chord magically blends music with reading and encourages children to step out of their comfort zone and try something new. read more
Meows loves adventures. He is curious and brave. In this story he learns what bees sing about, how to race in a swamp, and how eve...n a scary insect can become your friend. read more
Ding-How and Ah-So hopped on the Magic Wheel and began to run as fast as they could. As they did so, the wheel slowly began to tur...n, gradually gaining speed with each turn. “Faster!” Ding-How urged. “We must run faster!” The two little friends strained with all their might to increase their speed. At last the Magic Wheel was spinning very fast. “Hold on tight, Mi-Tu!” Ding-How shouted. “Don’t let go!” By now the wheel was spinning wildly, and everything became a blur. There was a great rushing of air, and suddenly, the Magic Wheel disappeared! What just happened? And where were Ding-How, Ah-So, and Mi-Tu? Have you ever wondered what your pets do when you’re away at school or hanging out with your friends? You just might be surprised if you knew about their secret lives! In this fantasy, you will discover what a pet hamster, white mouse, and Siamese cat do while their human children are at school. Meet Ding-How, a very wise hamster; Ah-So, a mischievous little mouse; and Mi-Tu, a most dignified and brave cat. Follow their Magic Wheel into adventure, danger, and discovery. Each new adventure challenges them to work together in order to solve their predicament. In the process, they soon realize how much they depend on each other. Laugh at their encounters with a seagull and a giant nutcracker. Feel the heat of a volcano, and look with them at the awesome dancing lights in the dark northern sky. Marvel with Ding-How, Ah-So, and Mi-Tu as they discover the wonders of the Great Creator, who made the heavens and the Earth. Join them, as they journey to Bethlehem, where they learn the true meaning of Christmas. Come along! Don’t delay! Travel with them on their wonderful Magic Wheel of adventure and discovery! read more
Kitt, an adventurous and imaginative young boy, is a lot like other children. He loves to do what most children do-have fun! Using... his imagination, Kitt travels in his very own rocket ship to many places, including a mud puddle, a toy store, and a candy store. Along the way he is joined by friends who like to have fun too! As the day winds down, Kitt realizes that it is getting late. He's very tired, and he knows that the fun must come to an end for now. Kitt smiles as he gets settled into his nice, warm bed, excited as he imagines his next adventure. Kitt's imaginative play brings out the child in everyone. Enjoy the antics of Kitt and his friends as you travel with him on his creative adventure in his imaginary rocket ship. read more
Brand New! Blister card has a price sticker and small crack in plastic in the corner. Officially licensed by Kenner! Figure measur...es about 5 inches tall and comes with accessories. read more
Brand New! Blister card has a price sticker. Officially licensed by Kenner! Figure measures about 5 inches tall and comes with acc...essories. read more
This book has been specifically made for a young audience caring for the animal world. Would you like to meet one of the forest dw...ellers, learn peculiarities of mode of life of a small but extremely important creature? The book will allow you to do that in an interesting and popular way! So, an exciting and helpful journey is waiting for you on these pages! The author tells us a thrilling story on adventures of a little beaver who was not afraid of numerous dangers, who survived in a flood, was caught by poachers and escaped, found and lost his new friends, drove a car, traveled by train, visited a show at a circus, met wolves and bears, found and settled his house and bravely welcomed his spring of maturity. read more
Strange things are happening in the small southern town of Ryun's Gap, North Carolina and now there are reports of a fugitive on t...he loose. Two young friends, Penny and Howie are determined to get to the bottom of this mystery. Penny especially must find the courage to to use her unique gift - her uncanny ability to foresee the future - to help her friend Howie escape death, thwart a crazed desperado and find a treasure that may prove a neighbor’s innocence. read more
Emergency! Calling Officer Bob! Calling Officer Bob! Police Officer Robert T. Billingsworth III (Officer Bob, for short) is the li...ttle town of Dillington Borough's favorite police officer. Along with his team of helpers including Medic Max and animal friends like Mortimer Mouse, Officer Bob keeps the town safe and protected. This book presents a great example of service and values to young readers. The stories are just as fun and intriguing as the morals behind them, and are intended for children all over the world to enjoy and cherish. Author Gregory White spent many years serving the public faithfully as a Pennsylvania Law Enforcement Officer. In June of 2005 he was involved in a car accident while working as a police officer. He had suffered some significant injuries including a closed head injury. During his healing process, he began writing children's stories for his young daughters. Now retired, he still has a passion for the law, doing what’s right and helping his community through his series of books, media presence and live performances. Along with his wife Kristin, daughters Briana, Emma and Isabella, he is actively reaching out to children all over the globe to teach the important qualities of Safety, Kindness, Confidence and Integrity. He believes Every” child can grow up to be a solid citizen and responsible member of society. Gregory’s goal is to help children make good decisions in life by choosing to do the right thing” so your child is the Star of their neighborhood! Watch his quick tips on Facebook, Youtube or invite him to speak at your school or function. Share his vision for a better world. It’s funny how a little story written by a dad for his daughters could possibly make it across the globe. It all began with a tragedy, love for others, and a dream. read more
Ninja Kid Chris has been leading a pretty quiet life the past few years in Southern California, but that’s all about to change as ...he starts 6th grade in a new middle school! With the help of his human buddy Rover, and his dog Bok Choy, Ninja Kid must figure out who is terrorizing him and his neighborhood with ninjas and rats, and WHY? Does his deceased father’s life work hold the clue? Will Ninja Kid ever be safe again? He’s pretty hungry…does anyone have any snickerdoodle cookies? Read The Adventures of Ninja Kid to find out! read more
[Children's Fiction (Ages 8-12)]A standout middle grade debut with a sassy, memorable heroine and a charming Southern feel, perfec...t for fans of Kate DiCamillo and Natalie Lloyd.Twelve-year-old haunt huntress apprentice Evangeline Clement spends her days and nights studying the ways of folk magic, honing her monster-hunting skills while pursuing local bayou banshees and Johnny revenants.With her animal familiar sure to make itself known any day now, the only thing left to do is prove to the council that she has heart. Then she will finally be declared a true haunt huntress, worthy to follow in the footsteps of her long line of female ancestors.But when Evangeline and her grandmother are called to New Orleans to resolve an unusual case, she uncovers a secret that will shake her to the soles of her silver-tipped alligator-skin boots.Set in the evocative Louisiana bayou and the vibrant streets of New Orleans, Evangeline's is a tale of loyalty and determination, the powerful bonds of friendship and family, and the courage to trust your gut no matter how terrifying that might be. read more
A standout middle grade adventure with a sassy, memorable heroine and a charming Southern feel, perfect for fans of Kate DiCamillo... and Natalie Lloyd.Twelve-year-old haunt huntress apprentice Evangeline Clement spends her days and nights studying the ways of folk magic, honing her monster-hunting skills while pursuing local bayou banshees and Johnny revenants.With her animal familiar sure to make itself known any day now, the only thing left to do is prove to the council she has heart. Then she will finally be declared a true haunt huntress, worthy of following in the footsteps of her long line of female ancestors.But when Evangeline and her grandmother are called to New Orleans to resolve an unusual case, she uncovers a secret that will shake her to the soles of her silver-tipped alligator-skin boots.Set in the evocative Louisiana bayou and the vibrant streets of New Orleans, Evangeline’s is a tale of loyalty and determination, the powerful bonds of friendship and family, and the courage to trust your gut no matter how terrifying that might be. read more
Product Dimensions: 8.7 x 0.2 x 11.6 inches Shipping Weight: 0.8 Lbs.The world's most famous travelling reporter struggles to keep... his feet on the ground as his adventures take him to the moon! Following on from the events of Destination Moon, Tintin finds himself in a rocket on a collision course with the moon. And with Snowy the dog, Captain Haddock, Professor Calculus and the Thompson twins aboard, things quickly spiral further and further out of control. Join the most iconic character in comics as he embarks on an extraordinary adventure spanning historical and political events, and thrilling mysteries. Still selling over 100,000 copies every year in the UK and having been adapted for the silver screen by Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson in 2011. The Adventures of Tintin continue to charm more than 80 years after they first found their way into publication. Since then an estimated 230 million copies have been sold, proving that comic books have the same power to entertain children and adults in the 21st century as they did in the early 20th. read more
If you believe story-time is an opportunity for growth and connection with a child, this is for you. If you believe story-time sho...uld be fun and engaging for both adults and children, this is most definitely...for you! Welcome to the "The Adventures of Jaz" children's book series. Have you ever wanted to meet someone that is a messenger of love, hope and solutions? Someone who doesn't know it yet but is aspiring to be the answer to someone's prayers. Jazlynko Zatukwa is that someone. Jazlynko Zatukwa, or Jaz for short, is from the planet Kamilon where most of the native beings are shape-changers. Jaz' father, Ambassador Zatuqua, has important government matters to attend to on the planet Earth and due to the extended length of his visit, has brought his wife, daughter Keyahnah and Jaz with him. The reader gets to tag along with Jaz as he is introduced to amazing and wonderful things on Earth by his new friend, Seth. At times, the boys get themselves into trouble and because of Jaz' quick mind and ability to change shape, the reader gets to experience them getting out of situations in a unique way. Intended for 2nd, 3rd and 4th graders. read more
The Adventures of Super Cam is about a boy who uses his super powers to help other children. This story demonstrates that everyone... can use his or her gifts and talents to change the world. In a time where bullying is commonplace, this story celebrates kindness and the fun in being a child. read more
National Geographic Kids Chapters: Danger On The Mountain: True Stories Of Extreme Adventures!
A bright and spiritual story of one little mud catfish that makes a world of difference in the lives of his fellow bayou dwellers ...by sharing the love of Jesus and the Word of the Lord. read more
Say hello to Peggy Spaghetti, a fun-loving little girl who loves to explore and learn new things. Her hair, name, and favorite foo...d all have one thing in common: spaghetti! Come join her on her many adventures. read more
Adventure Book for Kids: Adventure Places Around the World
Aaron Fotheringham and Mike Dolman are on a mission to change the way people view wheelchairs. If you think being in a wheelchair ...isn't fun, you've never met Aaron Fotheringham, a.k.a Wheelz. Wheelz is a 'Professional' WCMX (Wheelchair Motocross) athlete. He was born with Spina bifida, a birth defect of the spinal chord that causes limited usage of his legs. But that doesn't stop Wheelz from showing the world that a wheelchair is not just a medical device, but rather, an extreme sports machine! Mike Believe reveals his dream of becoming the first kid to ever skateboard on the moon! But Mike's mom want's him to skateboard less and focus more on school. Mike's best friend, Aaron Dreams, a.k.a. "WHEELZ," is living proof that anything is possible. Born with Spina Bifida, a birth defect of the spinal cord, Wheelz has limited usage of his legs, but this doesn't stop him from using his wheelchair every day to chase his dreams! Wheelz starts to see that there are no limits to what he can achieve in life when his father teaches him the power of his imagination. When Mike Believe's classmate, Perscilla Pout, doubts his ability to get to the moon, Mike loses faith in himself. But Wheelz won't let him give up on his dream. Wheelz teaches Mike how to activate his imagination, and suddenly, getting to the moon seems possible after all! Will Mike Believe's imagination be strong enough to visualize a way to the moon? Or will his dream be crushed by his doubts and fears... On their incredible journey to the moon, the boys learn that they aren't alone. Someone is leading them to discover what an open mind is truly capable of. But first, they must let go of their limiting beliefs of whats possible, and strengthen their imaginations. Join Mike Believe, and Wheelz, on their journey to unlocking limitless imagination, true friendship, and maybe even other worlds! read more