Cara always knew life on planet L'eihr would be an adjustment. With Aelyx, her L'eihr boyfriend, back on Earth, working to mend the broken alliance between their two planets, Cara is left to fend for herself at a new school, surrounded by hostile alien clones. Even the weird dorm pet hates her. Things look up when Cara is appointed as human representative to a panel preparing for a human colony on L'eihr. A society melding their two cultures is a place where Cara an a panel preparing for a human colony on L'eihr. A society melding their two cultures is a place where Cara and Aelyx could one day make a life together. But with L'eihr leaders balking at granting even the most basic freedoms, Cara begins to wonder if she could ever be happy on this planet, even with Aelyx by her side. Meanwhile, on Earth, Aelyx, finds himself thrown into a full-scale PR campaign to improve human-L'eihr relations. Humans don't know that their very survival depends on this alliance: only Aelyx's people have the technology to fix the deadly contamination in the global water supply that human governments are hiding. Yet despite their upper hand, the leaders of his world suddenly seem desperate to get humans on their side, and hardly bat an eye at extremists' multiple attempts on Aelyx's life. The Way clearly needs humans' help?but with what? And what will they ask for in return?… read more
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
What's better than combining bath time and playtime? How about adding these bath toys in the mix. They make bath time a breeze!
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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.
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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.
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Declutter the playroom or living room with our favorite modern toy boxes that can store it all.
From tubs and toys to soaps and shampoos, here's what your baby needs for a fun and soothing bathtime routine.
From fun food sets and building blocks to unique playhouses and play kitchens, here's our top toys that promote pretend play and inspire your child's imagination.
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Sophie the giraffe's hopes for a quiet day are disrupted by noisy surprises in a story that incorporates interactive lift-flaps an...d five onomatopoeic sounds. 125,000 first printing. read more
Bugs in the garden? Or are they alien invaders? A curious child compares small garden creatures to what he knows of space invaders.... Antennas? Shiny armor and helmets? Are these Earth dwellers or something "out of this world"? Creepy crawlers abound in wacky, far-out colored pencil illustrations. read more
Meet Felix Winters, an eleven-year-old Bopton sent on his first scouting mission to Earth. His assignment is simple: blend in, obs...erve his surroundings, and ultimately decide the fate of humanity. But blending in is harder than he imagined, as, upon en read more
From killer toads, feral felines, and brown tree snakes to multiple invaders in the Great Lakes and Lake Victoria, Alien Invaders ...explores the impact on our ecosystems of the wave after wave of invaders and why they have become a worldwide concern. Environmentalists Jane Drake and Ann Love take us on a journey from the days of sailing ships and shipboard rats to the fungus that sparked the Irish potato famine to the beautiful but deadly purple loosestrife strangling native wetlands, while presenting the concepts of biodiversity and endangered species. Learn where the invaders originate, how they travel, what they displace, why the invaded natural system is vulnerable, and what can be done. Discover if you are an invader or a saver and how you can help. read more
Aliens from Earth: When Animals and Plants Invade Other Ecosystems examines environmental threats to ecosystems
Cara always knew that life on planet L'eihr would be an adjustment. With Aelyx, her L'eihr boyfriend, back on Earth working to men...d the broken alliance between their two planets, Cara is left to fend for herself at a new school, surrounded by hostile alien clones. Even the weird dorm pet hates her. Things start to look up when Cara is appointed human representative to a panel preparing for a human colony on L'eihr. A society that melds their two cultures is a place where Cara and Aelyx could one day make a life together. But with L'eihr leaders balking at granting even the most basic freedoms, Cara begins to wonder if she could ever be happy on this planet. Meanwhile, on Earth, Aelyx finds himself in a full-scale PR campaign to improve human-L'eihr relations. Humans don't know that their very survival depends on this alliance: Only Aelyx's people have the technology to fix the deadly contamination in the global water supply that human governments are hiding. Yet despite their upper hand, the leaders of his world suddenly seem desperate to get humans on their side, and they hardly bat an eye when extremists make multiple attempts on Aelyx's life. The Way clearly needs humans' help, but with what? And what will they ask for in return? read more
Two figures one pack, what's not to love? These Jakks Pacific multi-packs bring you famous teams or vicious battles. Don't miss ou...t on these great 2-Packs! read more
From the author of the global phenomenon Ranger's Apprentice Hal and the Herons have done the impossible. This group of outsiders ...has beaten out the strongest, most skilled young warriors in all of Skandia to win the Brotherband competition. But their celebration comes to an abrupt end when the Skandians' most sacred artifact, the Andomal, is stolen-and the Herons are to blame. To find redemption they must track down the thief Zavac and recover the Andomal. But that means traversing stormy seas, surviving a bitter winter, and battling a group of deadly pirates willing to protect their prize at all costs. Even Brotherband training and the help of Skandia's greatest warrior may not be enough to ensure that Hal and his friends return home with the Andomal-or their lives. Perfect for fans of J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings, T.H. White's The Sword in the Stone, Christopher Paolini's Eragon series, and George R.R. Martin's Game of Thrones/A Song of Ice and Fire series. read more
Aliens From Earth is an intriguing introduction to the serious and ongoing environmental problems caused by invasive plant and ani...mal species. Describing various examples--from the accidental release of the gypsy moth into the United States to the deliberate introduction of rabbits to Australia--the text shows how these foreign intrusions have disturbed the delicate balance of local ecosystems. At the end of the book, the author offers readers a list of things they can do to minimize their own impact on local environments. read more
Three riotous, Halloween-themed stories starring the irrepressible Rabbids put a wacky spin on classic monster, phantom and werewo...lf tales. Simultaneous and eBook. TV tie-in. read more
Learn About The Destructive Effect Non-Native Animals Have On Native Plants And Animals When They Invade An Environment.
Brictek Space Invader:308-piece setIncludes 2 Mini-FigurinesRebuilds into 5 different modelsFully compatible with other leading br...andsWarning: choking hazard: small parts; not for children under 3 years read more
Be on your guard! You cant see them, but microscopic organisms are all around you. And some of them are looking for a new home ins...ide you! From bacteria and viruses to protozoa and fungi, learn about tiny invaders that can cause serious illnesses. read more
Space Invaders Mini Arcade Game: Space Invaders smash-hit arcade game is backMini arcade game with authentic arcade sounds and sty...le joy stickMove your laser gun left and right as waves of aliens descend, faster and fasterBlast them apart and then knock out their mothership for bonus pointsIncludes 2 AA batteries read more
Build the Vermillion Invader vehicle with a spring-loaded dual egg catapult, translucent-red LEGO snake elements, and rubber track...Includes Zane, Commander Raggmunk, and Slackjaw minfigures, plus a vermillion sword, vermillion axe, and Zaneâ s katanaVermillion Invader measures over 5â high, 8â long and 7â wide. Barrier measures over 1â high, 1â wide and 2â deepLEGO NINJAGO building toys are compatible with all LEGO construction sets for creative buildingFeatured in the hit TV series LEGO NINJAGO: Masters of Spinjitzu.313 pieces â For boys and girls between the ages of 8 and 14 years old read more
Let's sing the doom song while we check out this vinyl figure of Gir! This 4-inch PVC figure from Invader Zim strikes a dynamic po...se and features a ball-jointed neck to further customize his pose. Packaged in a full-color window box. read more
VR3D games are the virtual-reality, 3-dimensional electronic games enable you to live the game! True-to-life colors, graphics and ...soundsExperience all the terror of an android attack as you defend yourself against evil aliens Wireless, foamed padded, adjustable headset with earphones for total mobility and comfort Realistic "VR" controller read more