From celebrated children's book creators Ruth Krauss and Crockett Johnson comes the beloved classic story The Carrot Seed.When a little boy plants a carrot seed, everyone tells him it won't grow. But when you are very young, there are some things that you just know, and the little boy knows that one day a carrot will come up. So he waters his seed, and pulls the weeds, and he waits...This beautifully simple classic teaches the patience and technique of planting a se the weeds, and he waits...This beautifully simple classic teaches the patience and technique of planting a seed and helping it grow. First published in 1945 and never out of print, the timeless combination of Ruth Krauss's simple text and Crockett Johnson's eloquent illustrations creates a triumphant and deeply satisfying story for readers of all ages.… read more
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Excerpt from The Queen's Poisoner; Or France in the Sixteenth Century, Vol. 1 of 3: A RomanceTo the liberality of a kind friend, w...hose library has been open to the author, she debted for the facilities which have rendered the compilation of this historical romance an occupation of pleasure; and to that friend the work is affectionately inscribed.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more
Excerpt from The Christmas Fire-Side: Or the Juvenile CriticsVirtue, the more intimately she is known, will be the more admired; a...nd to trace her actions to their source may lead us, in the end, to emulate them. It is impossible, says an elegant adage.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more
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A little boy plants a carrot seed. His mother says, "I'm afraid it won't come up." His father and his big brother agree. At first,... it seems they're right. But the little boy knows better. So every day, he pulls up weeds and waters the ground. Until, one day, just as the little boy knew it would, something very special happens. read more
After planting a carrot seed, a small boy ignores the nay-sayers in his family who say it won't come up--and is handsomely rewarde...d for his labor and faith. read more
From beloved children’s book creators Ruth Krauss and Crockett Johnson comes the perennial favorite The Carrot Seed, now in a boar...d book that's perfect for little hands.When a little boy plants a carrot seed, everyone tells him it won't grow. But when you are very young, there are some things that you just know, and the little boy knows that one day a carrot will come up. So he waters his seed, and pulls the weeds, and he waits...This beautifully simple classic teaches the patience and technique of planting a seed and helping it grow. First published in 1945 and never out of print, the timeless combination of Ruth Krauss's simple text and Crockett Johnson's eloquent illustrations creates a triumphant and deeply satisfying story for readers of all ages.The sturdy board book pages make this edition of the beloved story perfect for babies and toddlers. read more
A young boy plants and cares for a carrot seed that everyone says will not grow, but he lovingly tends to his seed, and he eventua...lly grows a large carrot read more
Maps -- they help you get where you want to go. People use road maps to find their way. These maps show miles of highways that poi...nt out the right direction. But what about the crow? What kind of map does he use? Or the eagle, the rabbit, the horse, and the sea gull? What's on their maps? read more
The wind blew, and blew, and blew! It blew so hard, it took everything with it: Mr. White's umbrella, Priscilla's balloon, the twi...ns' scarves, even the wig on the judge's head. But just when the wind was about to carry everything out to sea, it changed its mind! With rhyming verse and colorful illustrations, Pat Hutchins takes us on a merry chase that is well worth the effort. read more
As Duckling sets off to explore the world, Chick is close behind, mimicking each of his actions with a perky "Me too." But when Du...ckling decides to go for a swim, his friend is in for a surprise. This charming tale, with brightly colored illustrations by Jose Aruego and Ariane Dewey, will delight small children who are also discovering the world around them. read more
The popular Bible song, Rise and Shine!, is the background text for a warm and richly illustrated book by Tim Warnes--now in padde...d board book! read more
Animals move! Follow them as they swing, dance, float, leap, and slide from page to page, then learn why these animals move the wa...y they do, from the jumping spider who dances to impress and then floats away on a thread of silk, to the roadrunner who flies, but not too far, and would rather run to catch its prey.Illustrated in eye-popping cut- and torn-paper collages by Caldecott Honor artist Steve Jenkins, Move! is a playful introduction to motion in the animal kingdom that invites young readers to guess some of the unusual ways that animals get around. Action is the name of the game, so Move! read more
"Written for the youngest audience...the text is very simple yet manages to convey all the major events in Liberty's creation....T...he full-color watercolors show amazing detail and are extremely rich."--Horn Book. read more
This book shows that different types of plants grow from different types of seeds.
Koko the gorilla uses sign language to talk to her handlers. When she asks for a pet, her handlers search high and low for the per...fect companion. read more
Did you know that laughing is the hyena's way of communicating with its family? Or that the bats that inhabit Asia and Africa help... rain forests to grow by spreading tree seeds? CREEPY CREATURES explores some of the reasons behind what animals do and how they look.In this fascinating book, readers will learn that no animal exists simply to frighten or repulse us, but rather to feed, house, and defend itself. Kristin Kest's detailed illustrations help us to see that every creature's unique attributes help it to survive. CREEPY CREATURES is full of facts and humor about 20 creatures including the shark, tarantula, piranha, vulture, komodo dragon, and Tasmanian devil. read more
On the hottest summer afternoons when desert creatures look for shade and stay close to the earth and keep their voices low I sit ...high on a cactus and fling my loud ringing trill out to the sun... So sings the Cactus Wren, one of the ten desert creatures that speaks for itself in the evocative and lyrical verses of Desert Voices. In both text and illustration, Desert Voices conveys a message of spirit and courage from the shy and quiet creatures of the beautiful desert land. read more
Snow is falling. All the animals are fast asleep in their animal homes. They awake. They open their eyes. They sniff. They run. Wh...at will they find? 1950 Caldecott Honor Book read more
Frogs have been stolen, an earthquake rumbles, a village is in peril. To restore calm to her land, a girl must delve beneath the s...urface of a lake, deep into a spirit world. What she finds will thrill readers and introduce them to a classic hero's journey. read more
Doll comes with 3 Snap-insDoll is 3 inches tall and can sit or stand Comes with sleeping mask, bed, and pillowMix and match Snap-i...ns to customize looksIncludes doll, bodice, peplum, skirt, sleeping mask, 3 Snap-ins, bed, and pillowWARNING: CHOKING HAZARD - Small parts. Not for children under 3 years. Ages 4 and up read more
In five brief episodes two hippos confirm their friendship: “The Fibber,” “The Experiment,” “The Picnic,” “The Scary Movie!,” and ...“The Secret Club.” read more
"Baby Rise & Shine - A Hide & Seek Book" encourages your child to discover the world around them from morning to night. Rhymes and... pictures introduce patterns and animals to align with the development of cognitive skills. read more
Stories from the original George and Martha: Rise and Shine—now in Green Light Reader editions. Great friends aren’t hard to find—...they’re right here! With original art and text from James Marshall’s storybooks and themes that will resonate with beginning readers, these deeply humorous, deeply honest stories are sure to inspire a love of books and reading. George and Martha: Rise and Shine contains the classic stories "The Fibber," "The Experiment," and "The Picnic." Includes fun and educational activities. read more
Caught out in the rain, an ant takes shelter under a very tiny mushroom. Soon, a wet butterfly, then a drenched mouse, a dripping ...sparrow, and even a rain-soaked rabbit each beg to join him under his miniature umbrella. How can the ant let the others in when there is barely room enough for one? But as the rain comes down and down, they all somehow manage to squeeze together and share the tiny shelter. And when the sun finally comes out, the ant discovers a magical secret of just what happens to mushrooms in the rain! read more