Tom Gates is the master of excuses for late homework: dog attacks - spilt water - lightning... Tom's exercise book is full of his doodles, cartoons and thoughts, as well as comments from his long-suffering teacher, Mr Fullerton. After gaining five merits for his CAMPING SUCKS holiday story, Tom's work starts to go downhill - which is a pity, as he's desperate to impress Amy Porter, who sits next to him...
This school year will be even more incredible than the last with the help of the Incredibles 2 gang. From backpacks to lunch time all of your back to school essentials are covered.
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.
Send your kids off to class in style this fall with the trendiest back-to-school clothes from Zappos. From Mamma Mia-inspired bell-sleeves to World Cup-approved casual wear, these latest looks will have them dressing to impress all year long.
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.
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.
Spring break gets the wheels turning for creative ways to improve the backyard before summer. How can we maximize our time outside this year? Houzz has 10 ideas for turning your yard into the neighborhood hangout.
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.
Pregnancy can make it difficult to find trendy and stylish swimsuits, but it's not impossible. We've rounded up some of our favorite belly-friendly suits that you'll actually want to wear.
The bathroom is where we start and end our day. If it's a fun and welcoming space, morning routines run smoother and bath time is a breeze. Parents don't have to dedicate their single-bathroom home to a youthful theme, but making it appeal to children will engrain the importance of self-care and hygiene at an early age. Here are 10 kid-friendly ideas for decorating a bathroom that everyone will love.
We all face the same post-holiday predicament. What are we going to do with those heaping piles of new stuff? The answer is in a New Year refresh we're all motivated to participate in. Enlist the kids' help in cleanup time with these savvy storage products from Houzz.
Summer vacation means one thing: Your yard is about to become a sea of kids' toys that have found a new home in the outdoors. If you're struggling to keep up with the chaos, shop this list of genius finds from Houzz that make staying organized a breeze.
Summer's almost over and it won't be long before it's time to head back to school. But why make your kids spend the last days of vacation in stores when you can do all of your shopping online at Target? Whether you're using Target School List Assist or picking out your own classroom essentials, we've rounded up our favorite Target school supplies that you can shop below.
Your little baby isn't a baby anymore! Make sure you're prepared for the toddler years with gear and toys you didn't realize you needed for children aged one to three.
Prepare yourself for the wrath of the Norsemen That is, if you don t mind and it s not too inconvenient. Everyone knows Vikings ar...e ruthless barbarians, whose idea of a good time is pillaging, plundering, and feasting. But Thorfinn is no ordinary Vikin read more
CD/Spoken Word, Brilliance Audio, 2015, ISBN13 9781489019721, ISBN10 1489019723
Plus de 50 000 exemplaires vendus en Angleterre depuis sa sortie en avril 2011 ! Tom Gates est toujours en retard à l’école et n’a... pas son pareil pour inventer des excuses farfelues quand il n’a pas fait ses devoirs… Ce qui arrive très souvent ! Il faut dire qu’il a d’autres chats à fouetter : trouver de nouvelles façons d’embêter sa sœur Delia, lire des bandes dessinées, gribouiller dans ses cahiers, monter son groupe de musique pop... Sauf que son instituteur, Monsieur Fullerman, ne l’entend pas de cette oreille : puisque Tom est si distrait, il s’installera au premier rang, entre l’insupportable Marcus et la jolie Amy. À travers son journal, Tom Gates raconte son quotidien avec beaucoup d’humour et plein de petits dessins : : sa vie d'écolier, sa vie de famille, ses vacances en camping... Tom Gates a remporté le Prix Roald Dahl du meilleur roman humoristique pour la jeunesse en 2011. À partir de huit ans. read more
Pages: 252, Hardcover, French and European Publications Inc
"World of Nintendo Plush Wave 9 - Have fun with the World of Nintendo's 7.5" Plush! Made from soft velboa plush so they are soft t...o the touch. Collect them all!" read more
"World of Nintendo Plush Wave 9 - Have fun with the World of Nintendo's 7.5"" Plush! Made from soft velboa plush so they are soft ...to the touch. Collect them all!" read more
World Of Nintendo Plush - Tom Nook
This is a fantastic value-for-money book that will keep kids occupied for hours. Includes classic puzzles kids already know and lo...ve, such as code breakers, odd one outs and shadow matches, and exciting new games they'll soon be hooked on. read more
Tom Gates fills his notebooks with sketches and comments about getting himself named a star pupil, snow days, tormenting his siste...r Delia, the sweater his grandmother is knitting for him, and his Uncle Kevin's idea for a family portrait. read more
In this enduring and internationally popular novel, Mark Twain combines social satire and dime-novel sensation with a rhapsody on ...boyhood and on America's pre-industrial past. Tom Sawyer is resilient, enterprising, and vainglorious, and in a series of adventures along the banks of the Mississippi he usually manages to come out on top. From petty triumphs over his friends and over his long-suffering Aunt Polly, to his intervention in a murder trial, Tom engages readers of all ages. He has long been a defining figure in the American cultural imagination.Alongside the charm and the excitement, the novel also raises questions about identity, and about attitudes to class and race. Above all, Twain's study of childhood brings into focus emergent notions of individual and literary maturity.About the Series: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the broadest spectrum of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, voluminous notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more. read more
Pages: 284, Hardcover, French and European Publications Inc
Good news: Tom's dog got a bath because he is going to appear in a dog show and he has finally managed to annoy his sister with hi...s singing. Bad news: Tom's grandmother, who is an awful cook, wants to make him something special for his birthday and Marcus is making his life miserable. Readers will laugh as they share in his miseries and triumphs. read more
Have you ever built a bristle-bot or a created a cola fountain? This brilliant book is brimming with experiments that kids can per...form at home, showcasing surprising facts and breathtaking photographs from the world of science. Suitable for children aged eight and up. read more
Spellcard. Normal. Select 1 face-down card on the field and destroy it, and after that, select 1 card from your hand and discard i...t. read more
Anna, the girl with flaming red hair and attitude to match, always felt like an outcast. In her final year of high school, when sh...e can't even connect with the right guy, she meets mysterious bible-loving Devin and feels strangely drawn to him. There's mo read more
Thirteen-year-old merman Exander wants to leave Atlantis to mingle with the humans and explore the world above. Talia, his best fr...iend, wishes she was a guardian of a gate leading to the surface. She'd keep those nasty humans out of her beloved city of At read more