One day Benny the woodpecker awakens to the best tummy-rumbling smell ever and discovers it’s something called waffles. He must taste them!He pecks on the door of the waffle house, but he gets the boot.He tries to sneak in, but he gets swept away.Each time Benny tries, he just can’t seem to get to those delicious waffles. The other forest animals laugh at him: “Woodpeckers don’t eat waffles!” they say. But Benny has a brilliant plan. . . .Steve Breen has created a dm: “Woodpeckers don’t eat waffles!” they say. But Benny has a brilliant plan. . . .Steve Breen has created a delightful picture book with pitch-perfect humor and tons of visual gags that will keep readers coming back for more! Now a Chicago Public Library Best of the Best Book of 2016!… read more
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Walmart recently released its top contenders for best Christmas toys of 2018, just in time for Black Friday deals and Cyber Monday sales. Brands like Power Rangers, Jurassic World, Transformers and Play-Doh are perennial favorites on our must-have kids toy list. But this year, we're equally excited about the comeback of Polly Pocket, as well as some newer trendy toys from Little Live Pets, Pomsie and Grumblies. Hold onto your pocketbooks and ready your wallets, because Walmart is stocked up with the most in-demand toy brands and products this year. Peruse our top kids toy choices below.
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Connect the dots to bring the animals to life!From penguins to giraffes, Connect the Dots: Awesome Animals features animals from a...ll over the world—ready to be completed by connecting the dots. Each animal includes the entire family: dad, mom, and babies. After connecting the dots, read fascinating facts about each animal family, then unfold the seven giant gatefolds for even more activity fun. Add the included stickers to the pages to make your own unique animal scenes. read more
Through and adventure in the cyber-tree forest, Ick learns to accept the different feelings within himself. He discovers that the ...world is filled with many different kinds of people who all have similar feelings!Emotes help kids to explore their emotions... while having fun along the way! Each Emotes character represents a different emotion... so the more that kids learn about Emotes, the more that they learn about themselves. Through a series of books, toys, games and interactive media, Emotes help kids to boost their emotional intelligence. Visit Emotes.com to learn more. read more
CONSTELLATIONS ARE ABOVE US IN THE SKIES, TO SEE THEM YOU ONLY HAVE TO OPEN YOUR EYES, LEARN WHAT THE ANCIENT PEOPLES SAW WHEN THE...Y LOOKED UP HIGH, SHERLOCK AND JOHN'S IMAGINATION CAN TEACH YOURS TO FLY read more
This is a visual and interactive approach to our amazing sense, the sense of site. This book includes: colors, directionality, ani...mals, glasses, and counting. read more
The arctic is a beautiful place; would it be changed if walruses wanted waffles? Acting silly, dressing up in costumes, coming int...o our homes, how far would they be willing to go to get more of those tasty waffles? read more
Young woodpecker Pierce has decided he is old enough to venture out and hunt for insects on his own. He will prove to his mother t...hat he is old enough to stretch his wings and be independent and responsible! When he ventures to the forest in search of juicy insects he finds that it isn't going to be as easy as he thought. All of the trees he finds seem perfect -- but they already have other animals making their homes there. And Raccoon and Owl and Skunk don't want Pierce hammering holes in their homes in his search for lunch. There has to be some way a smart woodpecker like Pierce can figure out how to get at those tasty insects. The book includes non-fiction backmatter with more information on woodpeckers and activities for young readers. 2016 Shining Willow Nominee read more
This beginner’s guide offers a thoughtful first glimpse into the world of woodpeckers.In this addition to the acclaimed About… ser...ies, educator and author Cathryn Sill offers a colorful and informative introduction to the diverse world of woodpeckers. With the help of the beautifully detailed illustrations from noted wildlife illustrator John Sill, About Woodpeckers explains the basic characteristics that all woodpeckers share, while presenting a closer look at the many types of birds that fall into this diverse category. To inspire young readers to learn more, an afterword provides further detail on the woodpeckers portrayed. read more
Waffle-On-A-Stick invents a Gorilla-Toenail-Pie for his new business! Follow along to see what happens next! Color in the interact...ive pages and catch the 3D YouTube hit too! Laugh til' you cry as this entrepreneurial waffle takes business to the next level!! Check out Shawna Lewellen Art on Facebook and at www.shawnalewellenart.com. read more
2018 Bank Street Best Children's Book of the YearSloppy the tree dragon wants a hug, but Dewdrop the sprite isn’t going to give hi...m one, for a very good reason. read more
Coco is a Lumpkin who wants nothing but to find a burger, his favorite thing. The only problem is that Chopper the Lumpkin won't l...et that happen. Find out what happens when Coco perseveres in this story about wanting something more than anything else. read more
The sun is up, and a happy barnyard chicken is looking forward to a comfortable day—preferably one that includes a relaxing nap. H...owever, every time she tries to find a good spot, something goes wrong. The sun disappears and is replaced by rain. She is driven out of the warm barn by obnoxious noises and smells. The dog is too curious for her to stay on the porch. Finally, the rain stops, and the worms come out. This is good news for the chicken—but bad news for the worms! read more
Swoop and land. Hitch and hop. Shred a tree stump. Chop, chip, chop! Enter woodpecker world and get a bird's eye view of everyday ...life: hiding from hawks, feeding hungry chicks, and drilling holes to build homes. Woodpeckers are nature's home builders, creating holes that many other animals live in when the woopeckers move on. A variety of woodpecker species fly through these pages―perhaps some that live near you! read more
When you hold these wonderfully "life-like" animals, you will see and feel Hansa's emphasis on quality, which is a result of caref...ul attention to design, custom fabric selection, cutting, sewing, stuffing, eye placement, feature creation, framing, air brushing and finishing. Since each animal is hand-sewn, there will be slight variations in appearance. read more
Children are naturally drawn to animals. Sooner or later the child will ask for a pet of their own. This book will help your child... learn about the care of a pet cockatiel. It also has fun activities that all pertain to the cockatiel, such as fill in the missing vowels, word find puzzles, maze, questions and answers, a pledge for the child to promise to take care of the cockatiel and a care chart for the child to keep track of the daily care of the cockatiel. Kids will also be able to make their own bookmarks and make their own note cards.The book is written from the cockatiel's point of view. read more
Woodpecker Combo Track is a combination of T-Track and T-Miter Channel. It's most common application is in router tables. By using... this track instead of simple miter channel, you add the ability to easily attach feather boards as well as use cross slide fixtures like Coping Sleds and miter gauges.Woodpecker Combo Track is anodized for wear resistance and low friction. Unlike most track, it attaches from underneath using standard hex head bolts or nuts. This method is much easier and significantly stronger than screwing down track from the top. Pull out from heavy clamping is virtually eliminated.Available in 32” and 48” lengths. Cuts easily with carbide tipped blades. Track is 2 1/4" wide x 1/2" tall. read more
Excerpt from Wanted a ChaperonTravers's arrangements for that evening left a goodly chance for Dame Fortune to intervene, and she ...is a lady who sel dom misses an opportunity, be it golden or otherwise.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
He really, really, REALLY wants one. He'll take really good care of it! What's the matter--don't you want him to be happy? The lat...est book in the best-selling Pigeon series is the funniest one yet. read more
Your castle awaits you! Open and see! Which is your favorite? Which makes you dream? Do you like pizza castles or sweet castle tre...ats? Can you think of a really fun castle to eat? Come on! Grab your pencil and paper, too, and dream the perfect castle for you! read more
"Several pet birds (and the narrator) teach a young boy the responsibility--and the joys--of owning a pet bird. Includes 'Is this ...pet right for me?' quiz"--Provided by publisher. read more
Hansa Plush Woodpecker, 9":Made of 60 percent polyester/40 percent acrylicInner stuffing is 100 percent polyesterApproximate dimen...sions: 10" x 4" x 8" read more
This title focuses on woodpeckers and gives information related to their bodies, habitats, food, and life cycles. The title is com...plete with beautiful and colorful photographs, simple text, and a database for added activities. Launch is an imprint of Abdo Zoom, a division of ABDO. read more
A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of woodpeckers, nature's drummers. Also included is a story from folk...lore explaining how woodpeckers take good care of their young. From humpbacked camels to drumming woodpeckers, and from fast-flying hummingbirds to slow-moving tortoises, the world of animals is wonderfully diverse. This popular and newly expanded series continues traveling the planet to study these and other fascinating animals. Beautiful photos are paired with accessible text to examine the featured creature's appearance, habitat, behaviors, and life cycle. Each book also presents a folk story that people have used to help explain the animal's appearance or behavior. read more
Woody Woodpecker, that loveable Walter Lantz creation, and friends take their high-speed hijinks to the raceway to battle it out i...n this action-racing game. Nine classic characters include the sly prankster himself, Chilly Willy, and gal-pal Winnie Woodpecker. Each character has special abilities to match its own personality. Multiple power-ups are available, including dynamite, homing pigeons, and even smelly fish. Choose from four types of vehicles-all-terrain vehicles, racers, stock cars, and jalopies. Players can race against the computer in 16 track locations-including Las Vegas, Japan, and Loch Ness-or against a friend in two-player mode. read more
Ever wish you could soar like an eagle? Step into Heather's life, as she transforms into the majestic bird. Take flight and learn ...all about a bald eagle's habitat, body, superpowers, and more―all from a bald eagle's perspective. read more
'Collins Big Cat' is a guided reading series for ages 4-7. Children's authors and illustrators have created fiction and non-fictio...n books that your children should love to read, banded to help you choose the right book for every child. Practical teaching notes are included at the back of each book. read more
This book gives voice to a 6 year old boy named Cole, as he bridges the gap between his Grandpa, a disease called Parkinson's, and... the recognition that some kids have unconscious fears of the elderly - especially those in wheelchairs or afflicted with a debilitating disease. This story about a visit to Cole's classroom with his Grandpa in a wheelchair, allows kids to learn more about the disabled that they may not see every day in their lives. By having a discussion about fears in life in the classroom, including why we stay back from "scary" animals like porcupines, and why not to be afraid to approach a person with a disability, teaches kids about conscious and unconscious fears of the disabled. This tender story invites the reader to appreciate the person within, regardless of a perceived fear of another in a wheelchair or simply having advanced age. This greater understanding is so important at this time in history when elders are living longer. read more