Note: The blank pages are not a defect but part of the storytelling. The snow increases until all the animals can see is white. One autumn day, a lion finds a wounded bird in his garden. With the departure of the bird's flock, the lion decides that it's up to him to care for the bird. He does and the two become fast friends. Nevertheless, the bird departs with his flock the following autumn. What will become of Lion and what will become of their friendship?Marianne th his flock the following autumn. What will become of Lion and what will become of their friendship?Marianne Dubuc received her degree in graphic design from the University of Quebec, Montreal. She has created many different kinds of books for readers of all ages. She is an internationally acclaimed illustrator whose work has been published by major publishers in fifteen countries.… read more
Your kids will love this wearable tech, and you'll love that they're able to build healthier habits with these fun fitness and activity trackers.
Your child is always studying the world around them. Nurture that desire to learn by exposing them to toys that teach and encourage their rapid growth! Check out these 12 playroom essentials that prove having fun and learning go hand in hand.
Let your kids unwrap our favorite tech toys for this holiday season. The tech-savvy kiddo in your life will be all smiles.
You signed your aspiring wide receiver up for football. Now what? Finding the best football cleat that's touchdown-worthy—no pressure. Don't worry, Nike has you covered when it comes to providing a reliable cleat and safety gear that you'll need to get your little athlete's football career started.
Choosing a reliable football cleat for your child can help prevent injuries and further their ability to achieve their goals at such a young age. Whether your active kiddo dreams of being the next Carson Wentz or Rob Gronkowski, start from the ground up. Be sure to choose a cleat that gives their ankles the support they need, helping them look and feel good on and off the field. Not only will you find your child in the end zone quite frequently while wearing the Nike Vapor Untouchable Pro 3 Football Cleat, but you'll also feel like a true winner knowing your player is safe and secure breaking through tackles and jumping for interceptions.
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.
After an exhausting month of shopping and planning winter break activities, is there anything more rewarding than the look of wonderment and pure joy on your child's face on Christmas morning? Bright eyes and wide smiles will make all the holiday hustle and bustle worthwhile! In the meantime, here are a few more things to tack onto your to-do list to make Christmas morning a little more magical for you and your family.
From tubs and toys to soaps and shampoos, here's what your baby needs for a fun and soothing bathtime routine.
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.
Give them the best snow day ever with winter weather toys that spark their creativity, equip them for snow battles, and captivate their imaginations.
Back-to-school shopping is fun with these outfit ideas that parents and kids will love. These outfits will show off their personality and give them the confidence to tackle the upcoming school year.
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.
Originally touted as a tool to help kids stay calm and focused, the fidget spinner quickly took off as one of the most sought-after toys of the year. While your kids are probably very familiar with the standard spinners, these unique fidget spinners will catch their attention and make the perfect gift.
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.
When school's out for summer and your kids are home during those long, hot days, sometimes a cool treat is just what you both need. But why not make an activity out of that afternoon snack and get your kiddos involved in the kitchen? From popsicles to hand pies, here's our top kitchen gadget picks for making summer treats with your kids.
Just Puzzling! Crosswords & Word Searches is a fun and educational way to entertain your child anywhere he or she may go! This col...orful activity book will provide your child with hours of entertainment and skill-building practiceISBN13: 9781609969776Publisher: Brighter ChildPublication Year: 2012Format: PaperbackPages: 96 read more
This Cozmo book helps children identify the parts of a computer and understand computer functions. The book utilizes characters (C...ozmo and friends) and rhymes to empower children to have fun while learning about computers. First, Cozmo introduces children to his friends who are computer part characters. Then, Cozmo raps an explanation of what each of the computer characters can do. Learning about computer parts has never been so fun read more
As her seventeenth birthday approaches, half-mermaid Tempest Maguire will have to make a decision. Stay on land? Or give herself t...o the ocean? The pull of the water becomes as insistent as her attraction to Kona, a gorgeous surfer whose uncanny abilities hint at an otherworldly identity as well. And when Tempest does finally give in to the water's temptation, she finds that a larger destiny awaits her-and that the entire ocean's future hangs in the balance. read more
A little bird discovers why the lion's tail changes color each day
A lion in dungarees and a bird with a broken wing form an unlikely friendship when they meet one autumn day. As the pair watch the... other birds in the flock fly away, Lion takes it upon himself to care for his new friend. Soon the pair are sharing stories in front of the fire, taking sleigh rides and whiling away winter evenings in their slippers. Then, one day spring arrives. And so too do the other birds. Will Lion and Bird have to say goodbye to their friendship for the summer? KEY SELLING POINTS Award-winning illustrations Rave reviews across the US and Canada #1 Best Picture Book 2014 from various selections Sales over 25,000 copies since publication in 2013 Internationally acclaimed author and illustrator read more
From an author whose work is said to “burgeon with joy,” here is a gentle mystery about a silent, gallant lion and a sweetly cheer...ful bird—two friends who are attracted to each other through the universal language of art. Elisa uses watercolor, gouache, ink, colored pencils, pastels, markers, and crayons to collage this charming and colorful tale. “Illustrated with mixed-media collages so richly colored and textured that readers will want to feel the pages.”—Kirkus Reviews (pointered review) “A sweet and captivating book with gorgeous illustrations. Its story line and artwork both have unusual and unexpected qualities that work together to generate a magical, light mood.”—School Library Journal (starred review) ABA-CBC Children’s Books Mean Business and Kansas State Reading Circle read more
A retelling of the well-known fable in which a little mouse saves the life of the King of Beasts.
When Mouse wakes up Lion Lion is about to eat him up! But Mouse convinces Lion to let him go. will Mouse be able to come to Lion;s... rescue one day? A beautifully illustrated retelling of this favourite Aesop fable. Must Know Stories includes favourite tales celebrating the diversity of our literary heritage. Level 1 stories are told in under 500 words for children to read independently. read more
"A gentle picture-book retelling with a slightly different twist. In this version
Lawrence is an arrogant but lonely King of the Jungle who would just like to find someone he can have "exciting conversations" wit...h. Penelope, a quirky, nervous, lovable porcupine, wants more than anything to find her family. Can the two get past prickly read more
The lion and the gibbon is a fascinating story about two great friends who lived happily in the beautiful mountains of Ethiopia un...til, one day, the evil act of a hyena turns everything upside down. The two friends become enemies and danger hovers over the gibbon's life. And the lion struggles to restore his pride and his peace. At every turn in the story, they both become sadder and more desperate. Then a young Abyssinian fox that witnessed the growing tragedy goes to seek the help of the baboon with the bleeding heart who lived higher up in the towering northern mountains. The baboon hopes to avert a disaster but he has to act fast and travel very far if he is to succeed. The story highlights the value of friendship and the power (over sheer muscle) of foresight, quick thinking and courage. The illustrations are beautiful and colourful and feature some of Ethiopia's iconic endemic species and beautiful landscapes. The target audience is children between the ages of 3 and 8 years, but the book can be enjoyed by children of all ages. read more
The Lion and the Monkey is the story of a lion that falls into a trap while trying to eat meat he believes is free and the monkey ...that frees him from the trap. It is a story about trust and gratitude. read more
Candle Little Lambs is a collectable set of eight Bible stories, designed for children 2 and up. The small format of the individua...l books makes it a great purchase for young children. The illustrations are gentle and friendly, and accompany the story on e read more
Daniel is kept safe by God-even when he's thrown into a den of lions. This early reader 16-page book teaches kids about the Bible ...and character traits. read more
Open the door and enter a new world. Narnia. the land beyond the wardrobe door, a secret place frozen in eternal winter. a magical... country waiting to be set free. Lucy is the first to find the secret of the wardrobe in the professor's my read more
Four English schoolchildren find their way through the back of a wardrobe into the magic land of Narnia and assist Aslan, the gold...en lion, to triumph over the White Witch, who has cursed the land with eternal winter. read more
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
Kevin is a third grader who is in constant trouble for daydreaming at school. Then one day his teacher comes up with an assignment... to harness and encourage his imagination. Much to Kevin's surprise, he learns to enjoy this assignment. read more