A curious ladder inadvertently becomes a pathway to the clouds in this droll, interactive translation of an enchanting Danish poem.So first it did a little dance, then it did a little prance, then, as nicely as you please, it waddled off with stiff red knees. Once there was a jaunty ladder, abandoned by a mysterious carpenter, that sprung to life and decided to take a trip through the countryside. As time passed, the gentle ladder found itself intrigued by a serieso to take a trip through the countryside. As time passed, the gentle ladder found itself intrigued by a seriesof encounters with people and animals that climbed it to the top and disappeared into the sky, only to return, one by one, in a triumphant parade at the end. This exquisite edition of THE LADDER, the text of which was originally written by renowned Danish poet Halfdan Rasmussen, combines a translation by award-winning author and poet Marilyn Nelson with simple, striking artwork by Pierre Pratt, featuring several foldouts and partial pages in a charming, whimsical design.… read more
Moms work hard to empower their daughters with positive affirmations to teach them that girls are not only fun, fierce and fearless, but they can also achieve anything they strive for in the future. In celebration of Women's History Month and the March 8 release of Captain Marvel (starring Brie Larson as Carol Danvers, the most powerful character in the universe), we've rounded up a few of our favorite girl power gifts, including dynamic clothes, books and toys to give little superstars a power boost to shine and make the world a better place.
Talk about a throwback! These classic toys truly stand the test of time while managing to still capture active minds and imaginations. Check out our roundup of retro toys that easily compete in today's digital age without all of the bells and whistles. Parents, get ready to revisit your childhood and reminisce about fun games and activities that not only never grow old but make you want to be a kid again. Check out some of our perennial favorites you can find at Walmart, Amazon and Target now.
Home is where the heart is, but it's also where crawling babies and curious tots can cause serious injury to themselves. Keep your little one safe with baby proofing gear such baby gates, child monitors, safety locks and guards, and pacifiers and teethers, that are specially designed for children's safety.
Acquiring all the products needed to care for your children can be expensive and overwhelming. But you can make the experience a lot less stressful for yourself and your family with quality tools and toys that can be used for all your children.
Once all the holiday parties have died down and parents are back to work, the winter doldrums start to set in. Just because it's cold outside, that doesn't mean outdoor activities are out of the question. On the contrary, playing in the snow is one of the best ways to burn off (or chill out) all that pent-up energy. Plus, besides skating and sledding, there are all sorts of creative toys, games and even productive — snow chores, anyone? — things to do in the great, winter outdoors for kids and they're all available on Amazon now.
Calling all Marvel fanatics! Avengers: Endgame opens in theaters on April 25th with the remaining superheroes banding together to defeat Thanos once and for all in this conclusion to Avengers: Infinity War. Power up for the eagerly anticipated action adventure with cool collectibles, action figures and gear suitable for superkids of all ages.
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It's about that time: Ice, ice baby! There's a chill in the air, the winter months are upon us and ice skating rinks across the country are opening their gates. This, of course, keeps kids busy outside with friends while parents are bustling around buying holiday gifts, readying the house for guests and more. Ice skating is not only a great sport but also one of the best outdoor activities and winter weather pastimes for families. Whether your kid is a beginner or a star athlete, a boy or a girl, a figure skater or a hockey player, or just having fun with friends at the local frozen pond, here are the coolest ice skate styles from Amazon, Target, L.L. Bean and Urban Outfitters that any kid will covet.
Old Uncle Remus tells about the time Brer Fox grabs ahold of the horse's tail and hangs on . . . when Brer Rabbit jumps up and hol...lers out:"'Hold 'im down, Brer Fox! You got 'im now, sho'! Hold yo' grip and hold 'im down!' says he."De Hoss, he jump and he hump! And he rip and he rear, and he snort and he tear! But Brer Fox hangs on, and still Brer Rabbit skips 'round and hollers:"'Hold 'im down, Brer Fox! You got 'im whar he can't neither back nor squall! Hold 'im down, Brer Fox!' says he."Bimeby de Hoss going ter kick with his hind legs, and de fus' news you know, he fetches Brer Fox a lick in de stomach dat fa'rly makes 'im squall, and den he kick 'im ag'in and dis time he breaks Brer Fox loose and sends 'im a-whirlin'! And Brer Rabbit, he keeps on a-jumpin' 'round and hollerin':"'Hold 'im down, Brer Fox!'"Joel Chandler Harris (1848-1908), journalist and author, achieved his greatest renown for humorous folktale retellings, in his Uncle Remus stories. read more
Animals and Adaptations The world is full of animals of all shapes and sizes. Their interesting features are packed full of surpri...ses. They come fit with adaptations that help them to survive. Nature has a way of helping creatures stay alive. Whether mammal, amphibian, reptile, fish, or bird. All have fascinating facts, which you may have heard. These remarkable and varied creatures live on land and sea. So learn all about them as you read along with me! Authors Website: www.gaylepaben.com Two Silver Presidents Award from FAPA (Florida's Author and Publishers Association.) read more
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The city of Terra Nova was founded on a lie: that the spirits who cross over from the spirit world are evil and must be captured f...or the safety of humanity. But Molly Stout and her family have learned that the spirits are thinking, feeling beings, enslaved to enrich the wealthy, especially the spirit-harvesting company Haviland Industries and its founder, Charles Arkwright. With the help of her family and the aetheric spirits Ariel and Legerdemain, Molly has been fighting to free the spirits. But Terra Nova runs on spiritual machinery, and for each factory they shut down, another takes its place. As Haviland Industries and the authorities of Terra Nova tighten their nets around Molly, she begins to question whether she is really making any difference or if her rebellion puts people and spirits at risk. Terra Nova is the sequel to Dominion. read more
The Ladder To Learning By Miss Lovechild
In the tiny village of Woodglen, a sanctuary for outcasts, young Bear is a loving and shy animal who likes to help his neighbors a...nd hates bullies. In the cold, harsh northern mountains, a war-hungry tyrant is beginning his quest to dominate all life. Through a series of confrontations, Bear could learn the keys to stopping this evil. A fight with his best friend over a field of corn and a mysterious stranger’s dream of flaming serpents uncovers the cure to a devastating pestilence. A hike in the woods leads to the lair of Rah, a psychotic cult leader adept at poisons, illusion, and torture. In the Known World, wizards and gods don’t exist. Only fortitude and knowledge of the natural world can protect Woodglen, the only home he’s known. To have any chance, Bear and his comrades will have to make fun of each other and laugh at themselves. read more
A third wonderfully warm story about the irresistible Tilly, from bestselling author Hilary McKay. Tilly is keeping a dragon in he...r bedroom. Tilly’s family are very worried about it, even though the dragon is very nice and can help make wonderfully crunchy toast. So the dragon has to go. It’s up to Tilly to find a place that a very polite, very hot, and very smoky dragon can call home. read more
Many children fantasize themselves rescuing someone in need. Sally and Kip,a sister and brother with a dream, are no different. Th...eir country is breaking apart over slavery. Their farm in Lake County Illinois of 1858 is at the center of the anger over these terrible problems: will slavery be extended into the west as our country grows? What happens to the slaves who runaway? When a young man named Jacob hides in their barn, Sally and Kip don’t hesitate to help him join the Underground Railroad on a dangerous trip to Canada. Slavery, with its cruelty and death, left its torment on everyone involved, the abolitionist families, the ministers, the legal system, the slave hunters and of course, the African refugees who risked their lives to be free. Jacob’s Ladder leads the young reader along the rivers, trails, farms and lakes of Illinois on a daring path to freedom through the eyes of a child and the vision of a determined slave. read more
Chack the blackbird and Apollo the swallow are fledgling friends. Apollo explains that he is practicing flying to Africa—but Chack... doesn't believe him. Chack tells Apollo that the blossom on his favorite tree will eventually turn into orange berries—Apollo doesn't believe him. But, with the inevitable turning of the seasons, both birds learn to believe the other—and cement their friendship forever. read more
This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we kno...w it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work.As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant. read more
A hilarious yet heart-warming story perfect for fun-loving, fearless readers. The Bugulons are the scariest creatures in the entir...e universe. So when they decide to invade Earth, they reckon it will be easy. But the Bugulons had better watch out, because down on Earth is Danny Dreadnought, and he isn’t scared of anything! Even the fastest rollercoasters, the snappiest crocodiles, and the creepiest crawlies don’t frighten him. read more
Jacob's ladder puzzle is a simple toy for children that will utterly confound you. It's easy to make it work--the puzzle is how it... can possibly do what it does. Just grasp the second square, lift, and watch the squares tumble: they're tied, can't possibly move, yet they tumble over and over again. Extends to 13". read more
Hey! Play! Ladder Toss Set Ladder Ball The Ladder Toss Set by Hey! Play! is the perfect addition to your next, tailgate, BBQ, or e...vent! The set comes with two pinewood ladders measuring 38.5" tall by 25" wide, and six bolas - three in red and three in... read more
Penny Parker starred in a series of 17 books written by Mildred A. Wirt Benson and published from 1939 through 1947. Penny was a h...igh school sleuth who also occasionally moonlighted as a reporter for her father's newspaper. Benson favored Penny Parker over all the other books she wrote, including Nancy Drew. Her obituary quoted her as saying, "I always thought Penny Parker was a better Nancy Drew than Nancy is," Mrs. Benson said in 1993. read more
Are you looking for a children's book that entertains and teaches at the same time? Your search ends here! The Broken Ladder and B...ig H is the eighth in a series of 27 books that will help your children learn the English alphabet, while taking them on a magical journey through the world of letters! The books adopt a learning method based on the view of Prof. Gerhard Roth, an esteemed neurologist.“Embracing the ABC with Love” series offer:Implications and teasers to stimulate children and spark their interest in the entire series of books;Letter-shaped objects (both uppercase and lowercase), floating trains and a BIG SECRET, revealed only in the last book, to engage our little readers and keep them amusedA creative way of learning and absorbing new informationChildren get:Command over the English alphabet as a by-product of reading an interesting storyA great preparation for their primary educationLess stress while passing from preschool to schoolLearning habits developed naturally, rather than being forced upon themA positive experience that they will have fond memories ofYou want to help your children learn?These books do more than that! Get them and help your children fall in love with learning! read more
The Toysmith Jacob's Ladder is a colorful version of a classic toy that will provide hours of imaginative fun. The Jacob's Ladder ...makes use of a timeless optical illusion to enchant and confound children and adults alike. To set the toy in motion, hold the top block with the single ribbon facing outward. Rotate the wrist forward and backward and watch the blocks fall. Sturdy wooden construction holds up under hours of play. Detailed instructions for use and care are included. Recommended for ages 5 years and up. read more
LOVE THIS OR YOUR MONEY BACK. FASCINATE ALL AGES WITH THE CLASSIC WONDER OF JACOB'S LADDER! Perform tricks and create amazing shap...es with this high quality, easy to learn toy! The Jacob's Ladder effect is created by holding the top block with the single ribbon facing outwards. Then, rotate your wrist forward and backwards. The wooden panels will appear to cascade down. So easy ANYONE can do it! Give it as a gift, or gift yourself and enjoy this timeless optical illusion! London Magic Works is a trademark of Rock Ridge Sales, Inc. We will provide a manufacturer's warranty only for products purchased from a reseller who we have confirmed as providing genuine, new and authentic London Magic Works brand products. Currently, Rock Ridge Sales is the only reseller that we have so confirmed and authorized, and the only resellers for which the manufacturer's warranty applies Size when fully expanded: 11.75" x 0.5" x 2" read more
Enjoy a classic from the 1920s with this Snakes and Ladders game. Based on the original from many decades ago, it is still as popu...lar today. It is designed for two to four players and is easy enough for anyone 6 years or older to play. This Snakes and Ladders board game is sure to provide hours of fun for the entire family. read more
Even people at great heights can be rescued with the Ladder Unit*The Ladder Unit comes with flashing lights and its ladder can piv...ot and extend up to 24 Inches*Also includes two figures and many other accessories*The figures can bend, sit, stand and... read more
From USA,ItWalmartes to you in New and Fresh state Product Description The Jacob's Ladder is a colorful version of a classic toy t...hat will provide hours of imaginative fun. The Jacob's Ladder makes use of a timeless optical illusion to enchant and... read more
Features Premium Ladder BallSpecificationsWeight: 10.36 lbs- SKU: ZX9DAHD18718
To glow in the dark, this item must be exposed to light for a few hours.
To glow in the dark, this item must be exposed to light for a few hours.
NEW Main Access 200601T iStep Above Ground Pool Step SystemSimple, convenient entry stepsFeatures no-swim zone and flow-thru step ...designAdjustable for 48" - 54" poolsDesigned with smaller pools in mind to maximize swim areaOptional Smart Lite not includedRated to 350 lbsColor: TaupePart Number: 200601TProduct Condition: Brand New[Click for Installation Instructions]: https://www.gomainaccess.com/sites/default/files/pdf_files/iStepInstruct3.pdf read more
This ground-to-step entry ladder is for above ground pools. It is economically friendly and is strong and durable. The recommended... weight limit is about 300 pounds. The snap lock connections for th- SKU: ZX9CNDRL216 read more