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Do You See It? Do You See It? is Marcia Diehl's first children's story. It is a lovely little book that engages children's imagina...tions and then leads them on a personal adventure to see their dreams come true. read more

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A chance meeting between a bubble and a cloud leads them to compare and admire their differences. Then in a surprising turn of eve...nts, they join together for a higher purpose. read more

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The Pressed Ant is all about being stuck and lost and how to find your way home. Because the main character has not been named, ea...ch individual child can give the Pressed Ant a name of his or her own choosing. This helps the child build a more personal relationship with the Pressed Ant. The unnamed Pressed Ant gets very lost and stuck in a dark hole. It will take friends, family, and a support team to get the Pressed Ant back to safety. The struggle of the ant may resonate with children who are depressed yet don't have the words to describe their inner turmoil. The Pressed Ant can help children identify with a lost character, and the child can coach the the Pressed Ant back to wellness, thereby outlining his or her own journey to well-being. The Pressed Ant represents a character who returns to wellness. Have you ever wondered if your child is more than just sad? Here is a tool that you can use to help your child talk about his or her feelings safely. This story can aid children who have experienced trauma or children who have been diagnosed with depression. The Pressed Ant is a way out of the darkness for children who feel lost. read more

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Embark on a deeply personal journey of shared connection and wellness with your child.

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"Three year old Sam learns of his beloved grandmothers move to Heaven. Given his innocent age, he thinks literally when his mother... tells him he can still talk to grandma Angela in Heaven, which is way up in the sky. Sam goes on an imaginative adventure, plotting creatively bold ways to talk to his grandmother from so far away. Can You Hear Me In Heaven? is that of a darling, lighthearted tone, meant to gently assist any grown up in explaining death to a child through love and whimsey. Blank pages in the back of the book for writing loving notes of remembrance." read more

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Mazy and Snub are delightful beings of light, traveling unencumbered by bodies, time, space, and gravity until an innocent ride on... the arms of the Milky Way spins them into Earth's atmosphere and changes everything. Both are overwhelmed and amazed by their cumbersome bodies, emotions, and pesky gravity, so they set out on adventures equally comical and dangerous. Readers of all ages will appreciate the metaphorical conundrums of these delightful and endearing creatures as they evolve into earthlings. read more

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Wishes and Dreams is a daughter’s dream, her father’s words. In loving memory of my father and son, both war veterans and the ange...ls in my life. To family and friends for all their love and encouragement. read more

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Inspired by the famous author Dr. Seuss and the news of a new addition to the family, this story centers on the overflow of love t...hat fills and eventually breaks the heart of the person receiving the joyous news. Follow along as the quirky character’s heart is filled and fixed with “Warm Fuzzies.” read more

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Books are a treasure trove meant to entice the reader to continue.A Nearly Fractured Tale will be a favorite choice from the books...helf.Nineteen animal main characters each set into a scene with other animal friends doing their thing will lure the young listener to their necessary sleep time, unfolding a calming rhyming lyric and teasing their ears with a tickle bug's cadence. The author attempts to lay a calming moment before that sometimes uncertain dark corridor, which predisposes sleep, with a bonding smiling prelude and a happy thought. The double meanings through homonyms are but one tool used to enlighten the mind of the tired young listener. It is whimsical in nature and has some fun to share. Such is the tale that lights our night air. read more

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What is this story about? A child. A veil. Her imagination. And endless possibilities..

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Inspired by the legendary Hawai`ian snow goddess Poli`ahu, the fiery volcano goddess Pele, and the breadfruits, `ulu, that have al...ways played a key role in Polynesian daily living, this is a story of friendship, compassion, and an uncommon display of appreciation for the power that renews and creates the land, sustaining life for generations. Poli`ahu and Pele, celebrated archrivals over hundreds of years, have become best friends and work harmoniously to protect and bring prosperity to their beloved people of Hawai`i. This spectacular story was born from a pleasant afternoon’s dream while visiting the Hualālai region of the Big Island, Hawai`i. It is beautifully illustrated in full color to enhance the reader’s imagination. An audio book version of this story is created specifically to complement the printed book and promote the Hawaiˋian tradition of storytelling. Wonderfully narrated by Teri Manawale`a Corpuz, the audio book reminds us of those breezy summer evenings under the starry night sky, when we gathered at the knees of our mothers and grandmothers to hear mystical stories of a far away land. read more

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This is a sweet story to read to children everywhere, telling them how special they are to you and how loved they are. If you have... a child/children in your life, this book expresses the love and caring you feel. It is meant to build self-esteem and self-worth. To extend the fun, each illustration is a craft project you can do with your child. read more

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Ryan and Royden have a visitor from the space. The name of the visitor is Zijjy. He is an alien boy from the space. Zijjy invites ...Ryan and Royden to his spaceship to explore the outer space together. They put on their astronaut clothes on, sat in the spaceship then blast off. They were having so much fun when something happened while they are in the space .... read more

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Angels for Dreamtime is the perfect bedtime story. Comforting, reassuring, and educational, this book opens the doorway to the mag...ical world of angels. Based on Jewish tradition, its messages are universalsafety and protection with help from the angelic realm. read more

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Join Little Ladybug as she journeys through Happy Peaceful Forest. Discover and learn as she meets other forest animals.

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Francesco is a typical child, until one day he learns that he has an amazing power . . . the power to create happiness. Find out w...here happiness starts and how Francesco chooses to create it in his own life in this story based on actual events. read more

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jojo the fairy angel, moving along the bayou in her pirogue, has no idea what she is about to get herself into. Meanwhile, Billyfr...og is whipping his sticky, stinky tongue out, scaring and making others cry. Does he get away with it? read more

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Make a Wish with Marley is a heartwarming tale about a young boy and his love for his dog. There is no friendship greater than the... friendship between Charley and Marley. They have a very special bond that cannot be broken. Join them on their beautiful friendship journey. "Together forever, me and you / Together forever, our wishes come true" are lines from their favorite song to sing together. Charley and his love for Marley create a legacy of blessings. Make a Wish with Marley will inspire you to make a wish and make a difference. Make a Wish with Marley gently helps children understand and cope with the emotions that come with the loss of a loved one. read more

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Give your child a gift a Hawaiian adventure! Take them on a lively and exciting playday with Maui Kitty, a yellow tabby cat that e...njoys many Hawaiian adventures while teaching the importance of imagination, love, respect, and honor during his playday while the mice are away. read more

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Marvelous Miss May will keep you laughing as her beloved animals come up with funny solutions to help around the house when Miss M...ay needs them the most. Join them on their funny antics to see how teamwork and fun can get the job done. read more

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Ella Evergreen loves to be outside in her backyard. She is also very curious. One day, while having a slice of mud pie at a tea pa...rty with her dolls, she begins to wonder about the roots of trees. Where do they go? In her imagination, Ella follows them down into the ground. She ends up in an unexpected place, where she meets a special red guide who has a unique message for her about animals. Journey along with Ella, and discover the wisdom of Ella's new friend! read more

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Miko the Perfectly Imperfect Pug is a light-hearted story that is meant to inspire and encourage children. Maddie is a strong spir...ited young girl in a wheelchair. She wakes up every morning singing her favorite song, "I'm as strong as the sun, as big as the sky. There is nothing that I cannot do." Maddie loves going to the animal shelter. Here at the shelter, Maddie meets her perfect match, Miko. Join Maddie and Miko on their journey of loving life and each other. Miko the Perfectly Imperfect Pug, is an inspirational story that will warm your heart and touch your soul. read more

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It was an exciting day when Zach pulled out his loose tooth, planning to place it carefully beneath his pillow for the Tooth Fairy.... But when the chickens got involved, it posed a great challenge for Zach and the Tooth Fairy! read more

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Join us on this adventure as Santa enters the age of high-tech toys and uses drones to deliver the childrens Christmas letters. It... is filled with adventure and mishaps that will have you cheering on every page. Find out if the drones make it in time for all the Christmas wishes to come true! read more

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This is the Spanish translation of "The Musical Adventures series," and also represents one of four seasonal stories, where a grac...e note is transformed into a little girl. Throughout Grace's adventures, she, and her crew, learn about the magical things that happen when you create, play instruments, sing, and listen to all kinds of music. read more

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This is a short story that invites you to listen to your heart. The story of the cloud who talked with a girl is the first chapter... of an unlikely friendship and the wisdom raised and gained by the main characters during their encounter. The story addresses all ages. It is magic for the young and magic for the elders. P.S. And the cloud kept his promise as he returned to the girl but this is another story. Until then dont forget you, reader, to look up into the sky. A bunch of magic clouds are waiting to share their stories with you. Just open your heart and you will hear them surely! read more

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It is exciting to teach a child where the nose is, the knee, the big toe. Do we ever teach what is inside them? Little Me helps th...e child begin to know and feel secure with who they are. read more

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A simple colorful children book inspired by the principles of A Course In Miracles.

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For Angel, the whole world was full of wonder. She wished she knew a way to make others feel that too. One routine day and a butte...rscotch candy is all it took. read more

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Meg, feeling sad and lonely, believes her life is ruined. She is sure it is all Baylee's fault. Her friend, Sabera the quail, help...s her to look at things in a new way. Visit Meg, Baylee, and some of their desert neighbors, to find out how Meg changed her mind. read more

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Fearless with Finley is a powerful story that inspires children to discover their inner superhero. Finley is an adorable giant poo...dle-and-Saint Bernard mix who encourages her puppy friends to believe in themselves. "I am fearless. I am strong. I am brave" is the powerful mantra repeated throughout this inspirational story. Fearless with Finley guides children to overcome common childhood fears, such as being afraid of the dark and bullying. Join Finley and her friends on their journey of fearlessness, bravery, and strength. read more

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Based on a true story, Ralphie finds new best friends in Homer and Peeptwo adorable (gulp!) . . . birds! But how can that be? Im a... dog, and everyone knows dogs arent supposed to like birds! Why not? asks his sister Charlotte. Because . . . well, I dont know why not. Were just not, thats all. If we are open to everyone and have no (as Ralphie learns and describes as) silly ideas of who we think we are supposed to like and not like, a whole new world opens up as we learn we have more in common than we ever realized and our new best friends may turn out to surprise and delight us! read more

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Grab a chair and sit for a while. Bring your laughter and your smile. "Molly McDougal Montgomery McGrath" Is guaranteed to make yo...u laugh. As will Aunt Bertha and bald Uncle Fred, Or would you prefer an odd hat on your head? In that case, the place is "Fedora Flats." Where else may you wear a porcupine hat? I hope that I don't hear you complain If zombies await you at Fourth and Main. You will feel sad when you say goodbye To "The Beast, The Frog, My Friend and I." But take heart, dear reader: you'll split your sides Reading the stories you find inside. You will chuckle, chortle, roll on the floor, Fall down laughing and beg for more. Hold on to your hat. Admire your pants. Be grateful for visits from uncles and aunts. Don't turn up your nose at the presents they bring. "Bermuda Shorts" may be just the right thing. When you've read the stories, be happy, my friend. You will soon take them out and read them again. read more

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Join a true Minnesota kid who loved the outdoor life where he hiked in the hills, built tree forts, and camped in the forests. Fil...led with inspiring experiences The 10,000 Adventures of Minnesota Dan series of adventure books transport young people on exciting journeys. In this eighth book, Dan and his new pal Andy McConnell, his brothers Tim, Matt, Mike and his dad, experience an exciting adventure climbing to the summit of Rattlesnake Mountain in Perrot State Park in Wisconsin. The adventure takes an unexpected and potentially dangerous twist when they encounter a live rattlesnake at the summit of the mountain. Will they be unharmed and ok? read more

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Bee Like Me is a childrens book that takes you on the journey of an introspective little bee that compares himself to birds in ord...er to answer questions regarding his life goals and purpose. In his asking and journeying, he discovers wonderful talents of these beautiful winged creatures while also discovering impressive things about him. This book was written to promote excellent self-esteem, positivity in self and others, diversity, and the celebration of differences within other people and cultures with the use of animals; thereby, deflecting bullying at any age. read more

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Pick this book up! In this timeless childrens book, the magic can begin. Read it aloud to every child who needs to hear the messag...e about self-confidence and believing in oneself. You can instill the lesson of a lifetime for anyone. This story is for all ages. read more

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Annabelle is so excited for the summer to begin. On the last day of school, she finds it very hard to participate in the class act...ivities. She comes up with a plan to end the school day earlier by changing the time on the classroom clock to set off the bell! This causes more havoc than she thought possible. The class pet breaks free; Miss Jones tries to catch the gerbil who runs into the hallway, and poor Principal Jones trips and falls! Annabelle learns of patience during this mischievous and a little embarrassing lesson. read more

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With Halloween approaching, Annabelle is excited to shop for a costume to wear to the school parade. She cannot focus on anything ...else! She leaves a mess everywhere she goes. She is like a tornado whirling through the house! Her school books are scattered, she leaves crumbs and dirty dishes on the counter, and her room is the ultimate disaster! Her mom lets her know that there will be no shopping until she cleans up her room. In her rush to go to the mall, Annabelle decides to take a shortcut. Her mom will never notice, and poor Taboo pays the price! read more

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Join a true Minnesota kid who loved adventure and the outdoor life. The 10,000 Adventures of Minnesota Dan series of books take yo...ungsters on extraordinary journeys. In this fourth book in the series, Cross-Country Skiing in Mystical St. Yon's Valley, Dan, his brothers Tim, Matt and Mike, and their friends have a cross-country skiing adventure in mystical St. Yon's Valley on the campus of Saint Mary's University in Winona, Minnesota. read more

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Join a true Minnesota kid who loves adventure and the outdoor life. The 10,000 Adventures of Minnesota Dan series of books take yo...ungsters on extraordinary journeys. In this book third book in the series, Biking through Amish Country in Southern Minnesota, the story unfolds as Dan, biking with his pal Jay, have an encounter with a black bear, which suddenly appears on their bike path. One bike crashes in a ditch to avoid the bear and the front wheel is severely twisted. The boy, thrown over the handlebars, but unhurt, begins to mull-over how the wheel can be repaired. Will an Amish farmer come to the rescue? Will the journey end then and there or will they be able to continue? Check out the other adventure books in the series, which entail Dan's canoe ride with his golden retriever: a storm-filled sailing experience with his dad; and, his cross- country skiing adventure in mystical St. Yon's Valley on the campus of Saint Mary's University in Winona. We hope you will enjoy The 10,000 Adventures of Minnesota Dan. read more

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nete a un verdadero chico de Minnesota que ama la vida al aire libre, en una aventura inesperada con su Golden Retriever. Mientras... que hacia fuera canoeing en el lago pacfico Minnetonka con los huesos oxidados, Dan y su perro ambos caen en el agua. Cmo sobrevivirn? Libros adicionales en las 10.000 Aventuras de Minnesota Dan Series ] Dan el marinero + Ciclismo a travs del pas Amish en el sur de Minnesota + Esqu de fondo en Mystical St. Yons Valley + Cmo hablo con Dios: Enseando a los nios Cmo orar + Como gana Beth el oro + Malik y su magia en la alfombra O escriba a H.R. Maly en malyexecsearch@bellsouth.net Sitio web http: //www.danshands.org/ read more

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Godfrey and the School Bully is a wonderful action-packed book about a giraffe about to begin his third grade year at Tumble Town ...Elementary. On his first day of school, Godfrey meets up with the school bully, Danny. The situation gets worse as the school day continues and poor Danny encounters a tragic mishap. What will happen to Danny? How does Godfrey end up becoming the hero? read more

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Our little super hero shows us how to look within and use internal resources to peacefully resolve lifes challenges with compassio...n, kindness and love. read more

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One afternoon, Igor, the eccentric cockroach adventurer, leaves his palm tree and family to visit the Big House. Despite Uncle Pot...oski's warning--and owing to a kind deed--Igor arrives home with a very sweet treasure. Laugh with your preschooler by sharing this amusing, whimsically-illustrated tale of an unlikely hero. read more

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Anne a vcu dans les montagnes blanches du New Hampshire (tats-Unies) quand elle tait dans la vingtaine. Elle tait entoure d'artist...es et de musiciens et de beaucoup de questions. Ce livre est le rsultat de cette priode de sa vie. Une priode insouciante de crativit et de magie. Le livre clbre ses perspicacits dans la recherche de l'homme pour la comprhension et la signification du cosmos. read more

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This story introduces us to Larry, a sometimes sad giraffe who sets out to make new friends only to find that being different is s...ometimes a challenge. We travel with Larry as he comes to realize that being different is not always a bad thing. read more

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This book is about childrens' lessons in courage and the power of self-love.

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Each year, in some countries, there is a day dedicated to the care and conservation of frogs - check your country for details and ...join in to make sure our beautiful frogs are cared for and loved. Rebit teaches us that miracles happen when you let go and have faith! read more

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Ruby Red Root Resolves a Dispute is an educational book about life force energies for all ages, highlighting the foundation of saf...ety, for the journey of expansion to continue. The root chakra, Ruby Red Root, appears as a character to remind the people of the Earth that we are all connected by our planet. Ruby Root reinforces fundamental core values that cross bipartisan lines while interfacing ancient wisdom with modern-day issues. read more