“Roald Dahl sometimes shared a tonal kinship with Ogden Nash, and he could demonstrate a verbal inventiveness nearly Seussian…[His] stories work better in audio than in print.” –The New York TimesNow that he's won the chocolate factory, what's next for Charlie?Last seen flying through the sky in a giant elevator in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Charlie Bucket's back for another adventure. When the giant elevator picks up speed, Charlie, Willy Wonka, and the ganBucket's back for another adventure. When the giant elevator picks up speed, Charlie, Willy Wonka, and the gang are sent hurtling through space and time. Visiting the world’' first space hotel, battling the dreaded Vermicious Knids, and saving the world are only a few stops along this remarkable, intergalactic joyride.… read more
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The only thing that comes close to competing with grandma's kisses or big bear hugs from grandpa is still being small enough to climb into their laps for a cuddle and a story. This selection of sweet picture books available on Amazon celebrates the special bond between grandparents and their grandchildren by teaching little ones just how much they are loved. Below, our favorite books for grandparents to read to their grandchildren.
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Most kids love video games — and most parents wish their kids would spend more time learning. Why not the best of both worlds? These educational video games for kids of all ages will help your little ones build usable skills like math, history, language, problem-solving and more!
Little Dragon sees his Daddy Dragon blow a huge fire. Amazed, he wants to learn how to breathe fire too. But it’s more difficult t...han he thought! Will Little Dragon listen to Daddy Dragon’s advice and keep trying until he is successful? Or will he give up because it is such hard work? A children's picture book about resilience and perseverance read more
This new format, crafted specifically for younger readers, features the original Tintin graphic novel plus brand-new content. Go "...behind the scenes" with the true story about people, places and antiquities that Hergé drew from, filled with fun facts, lots of pictures, and easy-to-read text! In this adventure: A sequel to Cigars of the Pharaoh, Tintin follows a mysterious lead to China on the trail of a smuggling ring. Will Tintin find the criminal mastermind? read more
When piles of sand start showing up all over Corman Towers, it can only mean one thing ― trouble. Sure enough, a mummy has escaped... from the mysterious crack in the basement. It's up to Furry and Flo to guide the mummy back to his own world. But when they fall through the crack too, Furry and Flo find themselves in a whole new world of trouble. As the portal home grows smaller and smaller, the two friends must work together to solve an ancient riddle before they're stuck there forever! read more
Mr. Willy Wonka might be a genius with chocolate, but Charlie and his family don’t trust his flying skills one bit. And right now,... he’s at the helm of a giant glass elevator that’s picking up speed and hurtling through space — with Charlie and the entire Bucket family stuck inside! Roald Dahl’s uproarious sequel to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is certain to delight and entertain a new generation of readers. read more
This collectable hardcover edition will feature a beautiful cover and deluxe packaging, including purple interior text and illustr...ations! Last seen flying through the sky in a giant elevator in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Charlie Bucket's back for another adventure. When the giant elevator picks up speed, Charlie, Willy Wonka, and the gang are sent hurtling through space and time. Visiting the world’' first space hotel, battling the dreaded Vermicious Knids, and saving the world are only a few stops along this remarkable, intergalactic joyride. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Last seen flying through the sky in a giant elevator in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory ,... Charlie Bucket's back for another adventure. When the giant elevator picks up speed, Charlie, Willy Wonka, and the gang are sent hurtling through space and time. Visiting the world'' first space hotel, battling the dreaded Vermicious Knids, and saving the world are only a few stops along this remarkable, intergalactic joyride. read more
Four of Roald Dahl's most beloved bestselling books are together in one box! Charlie and Willy Wonka, Mr. Fox, and even James and ...his giant peach are available in this beautifully packaged gift set. All of the books are charmingly illustrated by Quentin Blake. This Roald Dahl gift set is the perfect gift for longtime fans and newcomers alike! read more
Meet Charlie is based on a true story from author Julia Black's childhood. The dog appeared one summer day and became not only a m...ember of the Kennedy family, but part of the Vine Street Gang. Charlie was a loving and loyal companion with characteristics you find in a best friend. After the passing of her father and more recently her mother, Julia realized this special story needed to be shared with everyone. Charlie and the Vine Street Gang had many wonderful adventures, so watch for future reading fun! read more
Charlie is heading to Puppy School, even though he's not a puppy. He's doesn't want to go because he afraid and doesn't know anyon...e. And, he's sure everyone is going to make fun of his three foot tail. When Charlie witnesses another dog being bullied, he doesn't know what to do. You'll never believe what happens when Charlie meets the bully outside of school. This is a book about a "child" who witnesses bullying and feels helpless. In the fourth book of the series, we hope to empower bystander, helping them somehow find a voice. Understanding why someone is a bully might help so that others can reach out to them. If we want someone to treat others with love and kindness, we have to show them first. Actions speak louder than words. read more
Packed with stickers, puzzles, and games, this activity book is filled with wonderful things--just like Willy Wonka's chocolate fa...ctory!Bring all the amazing sights, sounds, and smells of Willy Wonka's chocolate factory to life in this fun-filled sticker activity book. Just like Wonka's own Inventing Room, readers can let their imaginations run wild on the page! This book includes Quentin Blake's colorful art and excerpts from Roald Dahl's beloved story, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. read more
The classic tale of fantasy, this delightful masterpiece depicts all sorts of characters: greedy, selfish, obnoxious, compassionat...e, loveable, and generous. Recounting the adventures of four children bent on having their own way, the story's moralistic factor becomes uproariously apparent early on. read more
The gates of Willy Wonkaas chocolate factory are opening at last . . . and only five children will be allowed inside.
Charles M. Schulz - Peanuts: Its The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown (NEW)Label: Running PressFormat: ACCESSOIRES-UNRESTRICTEDRelease ...Date: 23 Aug 2016No. of Discs: 10EAN: 9780762461462 read more
Charlie is a pretty normal kid. But he is shortly going to find things taking a turn for the extraordinary! When he becomes frustr...ated trying to learn the rules of chess, Charlie is whisked off to a world of giant living chess pieces who take turns showing him how they move. Each piece has its own story and role in the Game. They share with Charlie the importance of teamwork, sacrifice and loyalty that he will need as a Player. Charlie and the Chess Set teaches beginning chess players all the rules of the Game, the concept of pieces working together, and chess notation. Fantasy, imagination and family values combine to create a unique method of learning that players will not soon forget. This is a wonderful resource for any young player learning chess, as well as for more experienced players who thought there were no more surprises! read more
A simple colorful children book inspired by the principles of A Course In Miracles.
Book 2 of 12 in the Roscoe and Charlie Travel Series has the boys traveling to the Colisseum in Rome, Italy. Roscoe and Charlie ha...ve a nightly routine. They have their dinner alongside their ma and pa, then after dinner they join them in front of the fire place. Roscoe and Charlie have a special meal each night because for ma and pa they are family, not just dogs. As they are nestled in front of the fireplace they listen to stories of the places ma and pa have taken them. Remembering all these places brings them joy because they know they have had many years together as a family. During all of ma and pa’s travels Roscoe and Charlie always found themselves off on an adventure of their own, in the unique way only a dog can do. Join us on these travels and find out the great places these two will take you. Best Friends for life, loved by their ma and pa, you will not want to miss a single location. read more
Charlie the teddy bear is longing for an adventure. When a young girl named Kate buys Charlie from the store, he does not feel at ...home in his new surroundings. Little does Charlie know, but Kate has a great adventure planned for him. As Charlie goes on his first teddy bear motorcycle ride, he experiences excitement, joy, challenges, and some disappointments. But Charlie also finds what he needs the most – a home! read more
X marks the spot. At least in fiction. That's what ten-year old Colin "Smout" McManus always thought, but when a mysterious packag...e arrives at Edinburgh Academy from his archaeologist uncle, Smout finds himself embarking on a dangerous adventure throughout the streets of historical Edinburgh to find a lost pirate treasure. Smout and his ragtag group of friends must solve a series of strange clues and riddles to puzzle out the mysterious trail. But they're not the only ones in search of the gold. Someone as ruthless as the pirates of old is hot on their heels. Will they find the treasure before he finds them? read more
Judith Siegel is "constantly amazed" by all the special needs children and their families who cope with emotional, physical or men...tal issues on a daily basis. "They are my motivation for writing this book," says the author. "My wish is to inspire all children with a story that a special needs child, Charlie, can be the heroine who saves the day." read more
Dreamsdale is a land that is in another world. Only animals and creatures live there, and they are able to talk. Sometimes, they t...oo can get into mischief. Moreover,one of the animals stands out among the rest... This is a fable about Charlie the Fox, a small fox that learns lessons about life through his encounters with other creatures in the magical woodlands of Dreamsdale. read more
Fans of the classic children's novel and Broadway musical will love our Mad Libs! It's scrumdiddlyumptious!It's been over 50 years... since the original publication of Roald Dahl's novel Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, but this beloved classic is more popular than ever. Kids and adults will love interacting with Charlie, Veruca, Augustus, and of course Willy Wonka in a whole new way by filling in the blanks of the 21 stories inside this book. It's a journey almost as magical as Wonka's chocolate factory! Almost. read more
The Peanuts Bendable Box Set is the perfect gift for any child. Each figure is bendable and can easily be posed for hours of fun r...ole-playing. read more
Join Charlie Bear as he waves goodbye to mummy and searches for a brand new home. From treetops to rivers, sand dunes to rabbit ho...les.. Will Charlie find what he is looking for? read more
Rusty is a big curly haired dog. He is afraid of everything! However, there is one thing he is not afraid of and that's because he... does it wit his special friend, Nick. Together they navigate the ups and downs of life, learning that a good friend can help give you courage. This is a true story inspired by the love and bond between Nick, a young man with Cerebral Palsy, and his Goldendoodle, Rusty. read more
Charlie is a cheeky spider. From the moment he could crawl and talk, Charlie played tricks. As a young spider, he played tricks on... his family. When he moved to the suburbs, he played tricks on the people he lived with, Mr. Ralph Pan, Mrs. Emily Pan and their son, Junior Pan. Charlie’s life is full of adventure. There is mischief, daring deeds and lucky escapes. In the process of all these adventures Charlie learns several valuable lessons. “Charlie the Cheeky Spider” is a book best read aloud. It is full of action. It is full of ‘sound effect’ language that encourages the reader and their audience to join in. The story is highly suitable for eight to ten year olds who have a sense of humour and a sense of adventure. read more