When the lazy people of Cologne go to sleep, the helpful elves do all their work. They measure and saw for the carpenter, knead and mix for the baker, carve and chop for the butcher, taste and pour for the winemaker, and snip and sew for the tailor. But no one ever sees them. Until one day the tailor's wife becomes curious ... This classic picture book is based on a poem by August Kopisch (1799-1853), who specialized in re-telling popular legends. It is brought to lsed on a poem by August Kopisch (1799-1853), who specialized in re-telling popular legends. It is brought to life with humorous illustrations by Beatrice Braun-Fock (1898-1973). Printed on thick, quality paper, it features delightful cut-out sections on each page.… read more
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.
Nintendo's latest video game console has taken the gaming world by storm with a wealth of content for everyone from seasoned gamers to younger children. Here are the best age-appropriate Switch games that kids of all ages will enjoy.
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.
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.
What's better than combining bath time and playtime? How about adding these bath toys in the mix. They make bath time a breeze!
Declutter the playroom or living room with our favorite modern toy boxes that can store it all.
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.
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.
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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.
Modern design is all about practicing the less-is-more approach. If you're able to resist the many cute toys, accessories and decorations available today, you'll reap the rewards of a long-lasting nursery that's comfortable, practical and beautiful. Prioritize the 10 essentials below to build a foundation for a modern sanctuary for your little one.
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.
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.
A trio of novellas that features characters who pursue healing through art and relationships with dogs includes the stories of Jak...e, who studies sculpture in his violent neighborhood; foster kid Jojo, who taps the instincts of her canines to help a friendless girl; and Jamie, Erik and Grandpa, who come together as an unconventional family. By the Newbery Honor-winning author of Notes from the Dog. Simultaneous. read more
Daniel Tiger wants to show his mom how much he loves her in this sweet padded board book based on Daniel Tiger's NeighborhoodISBN1...3: 9781481457347Publisher: Simon SpotlightPublication Year: 2015Format: Board BookPages: 26 read more
Paperback, Dorrance Pub Co, 2013, ISBN13 9781434929037, ISBN10 1434929035
LEGO Elves The Elves' Treetop Hideaway: Enter the magical world of the LEGO Elves with Emily JonesWhen wandering in her grandmothe...r's garden she suddenly finds herself transported through a magic portal to a Treetop Hideaway in a whole new universeExplore the surroundings with Emily as she realizes that she's no longer in the human world and meets Azari Firedancer and Farran Leafshade, the Fire and Earth ElvesMake Farran climb down the magic ladder and show her around his extraordinary homeCook carrot soup over the fire for them to eat while Emily explains that she needs to get back home, and the Elves promise to help herSend some food up to the treehouse in the magic bucket lift for Farran's panther cub Enki before they all meet up with the Water and Wind Elves â Emily will need their help tooIncludes 3 mini-doll figures: Emily Jones, Azari Firedancer and Farran Leafshade, plus Enki the panther cub read more
A pair of industrious elves bring prosperity to a kindly shoemaker and his wife.
Emrick the shoemaker can barely afford food for himself and his wife, but they still give far more than they take. One day, Emrick...'s generosity compels him to trade a pair of his shoes for a beautiful woodlands painting. He hangs the curious work of art o read more
In this faithful retelling of the classic Grimm Brothers tale, the illustrations capture the kindness of the shoemaker and the mag...ic of the two elves who help him. read more
A poor shoemaker becomes successful with the help of two elves who finish his shoes during the night.
A poor shoemaker becomes successful with the help of two elves who finish his shoes during the night.
Moongobble has successfully completed two of his three Mighty Tasks: He's collected the Golden Acorns of Alcoona and bottled the t...ears of the Weeping Werewolf. There's only one more Mighty Task to go, then Moongobble will become a member of the Society of Magicians. But this might be the most difficult one of them all. Moongobble must go deep into the Forest of Boodle to recover the Queen's Belly Button, a magical stone that was plucked off an ancient statue by a band of elves. The Belly Button has the power to tempt its owner to do evil things - and those elves have been causing trouble left and right. Moongobble enlists the help of Edward, Urk, the Rusty Knight, Fireball the Dragon, and Arfur, an old friend. Even with their help, this task won't be easy. Anyone who attempts to steal the Belly Button and fails will be turned into stone Will Moongobble be able to successfully steal the stone and resist its powers? read more
All of the Emperor's shoes were worn out! The shoemaker's elves worked all night to make some new slippers for him, and the Empero...r was delighted. But, when it came to dressing for the royal feast, he decided to wear something a little more unusual. read more
Jacob Grimm writes a cheery tale about a shoemaker who is invisibly and anonymously helped at night in his incomplete work. By who...m, you may ask; Check out this book for the answer read more
A faithful retelling of the classic Grimm Brothers tale, accompanied by artwork from a prolific book illustrator, captures the kin...dness of the shoemaker and the magic of the two elves who help him. 15,000 first printing. read more
Elves have been hiding out in popular fairy tales for years. Have you ever wondered what elves look like, where they live, or how ...they trick people? Look carefully through this book to find out the truth about elves. read more
The second picture book from Daniela Drescher author and illustrator of "In the Land of Fairies" is filled with full-spread waterc...olor illustrations that reveal the secret world of the elves and their animal companions among the trees, roots, and fields. read more
'In this classic fairy tale, retold with a twist, the elves run a shoe store in Fairytale Land. But no one wants their old-fashion...ed shoes. Then one day they wake up to find their shop full of trendy shoes! Where did they come from? read more
Elves. Elves were completing the shoes that the shoemaker was leaving undone overnight. There, I've given it away
Learn about the story of the Good Samaritan and how important and helpful the donkey was. The large format board book has six tabs..., one on each double page, which highlight key points from the picture along the journey. Also available: Lost Sheep read more