Eighteen years into the eruption of the Soufrière Hills Volcano, the Montserrat Volcano Observatory invited children and teenagers to submit stories with the theme A Volcano's Touch for its annual Creative Writing Competition. This collection features the 26 winning stories, accompanied by colourful illustrations. It is a one-of-a-kind storybook for children and adults, which takes the reader to fantastical worlds on volcanic adventures of all kinds, and also to exp and adults, which takes the reader to fantastical worlds on volcanic adventures of all kinds, and also to explore Montserrat, the beautiful Caribbean island where so many lives have been touched and forever changed by a volcano.… read more
Holiday toy trends for kids come and go, but there are a bunch of products on Amazon this year that we predict will remain popular for years to come. And with Black Friday deals around the corner and Cyber Monday sales hot on their heels, we expect shopping to reach peak levels earlier than ever. So get ready to stock up on the best Christmas toys now! Iconic brands like Nerf and LEGO were at the top of the list last year, but save room in your shopping cart for the latest and best new kids toys, from Fingerlings to Hatchimals to L.O.L. Surprise and more. Check out our favorite toys to buy from Amazon below.
So, your baby wants a fur baby, but they're just not ready for the real deal? Don't fret — get them a FurReal Pet! These imaginative, interactive plush animals continue their reign as one of the top-selling Christmas toys for kids in 2018. These fuzzy favorites were tops last year, and with their superior range of options, sound-and-movement combinations and adorable features, we predict they'll charm you — and Santa too! The FurReal pack includes cuties like StarLily the Unicorn, Ricky the Trick-Lovin' Pet, Ivory the Playful Tiger and many more. Amazon and Walmart both have FurReal Pets in stock at the moment, but some of the best-sellers are getting shopped-and-adopted fast. We say maybe don't wait for Black Friday or Cyber Monday, especially since you can get such sweet deals on these FurReal Pets now.
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The fur is flying again this holiday season! Pomsies, the fluffy interactive toys that were a huge hit last year, are once again topping the lists of the best Christmas toys for kids in 2018 and selling out fast. Pomsies—as most parents already know—are petite, supercute fluff balls that wrap around kids' wrists, hair, clothing or backpacks, and have eyes that light up and change color, depending on their mood. The collection of in-demand virtual pets (move over, Fingerlings!) is mostly made up of kitties such as Pomsies Sherbert, but the pom-pom pack also includes Pomsies unicorn Luna, Pomsies dragon Zoey and Pomsies koala Sydney. Both Amazon and Walmart currently have Pomsies in stock, but they're going quickly (so maybe don't wait for those Black Friday or Cyber Monday deals). Here are some of the most popular Pomsies to shop right now, plus where to buy them.
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Excerpt from Contrast, Vol. 1 of 3For the strength that enabled her to struggle through her trials, and the good ness she has expe...rienced, she feels she mu.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
Introduces some of the animals that live in the American tundra, including such creatures as the caribou, polar bear, arctic tern,... snowy owl, and arctic cod. read more
Wibbly Pig has a new friend - a bear so BIG, he can hardly fit on the page. He does not know how to brush his teeth or comb his ha...ir and he can't even use a spoon. But Wibbly loves him just the same!A picture book that shows it is what's inside that matters.Mick Inkpen, creator of Kipper and many other prizewinning picture books, has brought to life a character who has won the hearts of millions of readers the world over. read more
How do you protect a hot-tempered animal that breathes fire? Step 1: Stay AliveTui, Nathan, Ella and Oliver have saved Nathan's da...d. Now they need to save the dragons. Can they convince dragons and humans to work together? Not everyone is happy with their plans, and some are willing to kill to prevent them from succeeding. read more
The animals living in the forest are surprised when a mountain suddenly explodes, covering the land in gritty warm ash and rocks t...hat make it unlivable for many plants and animals. Gopher survives in his underground burrow and gets to work, digging through the ash, and mixing it into the soil below. He works hard every day, and slowly some of the plants and animals return to the area. Will the forest ever be the same? Scientists spent years observing how life returned to the mountain following the eruption of Mount St. Helens on May 18, 1980. This fictionalized story is based on their surprising observations of how life returns to an area that has been totally changed or destroyed.2013 NSTA: Outstanding Science Trade Books 4-6 pg For Creative Minds educational section in the back40-60 pg cross-curricular Teaching Activities and 3 Interactive Quizzes available free on the book's homepageeBooks with Auto-Flip, Auto-Read and selectable English and Spanish text and audio read more
- Volcano wall stencil- Measures 23"w x 13"h- Individual stencil from Dinosaur Days Wall Mural Stencil Kit- Self adhesive wall ste...ncil - stick and paintThis volcano will add a unique element to your child's wall mural! It can be painted as many times as you desire and any colors! Just place the 23"w x 13"h volcano wall stencil to the wall, paint in, and remove! It looks great alone, with the rest of the set from the Dinosaur Days Wall Mural Stencil Kit. It also isn't limited to walls, it can be placed on wooden furniture, or just about anywhere with a flat surface for a great way to spice up a room's accessories! read more
FeaturesQuality, laser-cut, wooden puzzles with handy storage trayBright images are printed directly onto the puzzle no messy pape...r overlayLearn all about volcanos and eruptions!24 piecesSpecificationsSize: 15.75" x 11.75"Weight: 1.6976 lbs- SKU: EDRE53358 read more
Scientific Explorer Volcano Blast lets you threaten dinosaurs with a live volcano. Place your beasts at the foot of your peak and ...prepare your activator powders. Combine the chemicals to activate the lava flow and make your prehistoric pets scramble for their lives. The baking soda volcano is a classic science project and a favorite at science fairs. The kit includes 2 Dinosaurs (2 in.), volcano (4.5 in.), 1 spoon, 2 activator powders (1.4 oz. citric acid, baking soda (sodium bicarbonate)), 1 pipette and easy instructions. Recommended for children 6 years of age and older. read more
100% new product Make your own miniature Mount St. Helens with this easy, safe, and fun science kit. Everything's supplied -- from... paper mache materials to eruption mix. All you need is water to make your own exciting volcano and eruption (though you... read more
Poolmaster Volcano Island:For in-the-water active play4 permanently-bonded handlesConstructed with 13.6-gauge vinyl68" diameter (a...pproximate deflated size)Recommended for ages 8+ read more
Learn about these awesome and powerful natural phenomena as you experiment with volcanoes, tectonic "plates", a seismograph and mu...ch more! read more
Based on an actual twin crater volcanic island near Alaska, the Volcano Lab will give you up-close and hands-on scientific experie...nce! The kit makes it fun, easy and safe to learn about the chemical reactions that cause bubbling eruptions. read more
Scientific Explorer Volcano Blast: Concoct a lava flowJust Add activator powderJurassic funIncludes 2 Dinosaurs, volcano, 1 spoon,... 2 activator powders, 1 pipette and easy instructionsRecommended for children 6 years of age and older read more
Volcano Putty - 12 per pack - This bright red putty is fun for kids and adults alike. Non-toxic (ofcourse) putty comes in a volcan...o-shaped container which measuresapproximately 2 3/4 inches across and 1 1/2inches tall. Ships in a nice display box. Each piece is shrink wrapped sealed. read more
When a volcanic eruption threatens inhabitants on an island in the ocean it's time to launch the large-scale salvage vessel and de...ploy the helicopter! Matchbox inspires kids to be everyday heroes with real world replicas of vehicles equipped to get the job done. These amazing vehicles with real world inspired features include a floating large-scale salvage vessel with color changing action on the deck and multiple action points for open-ended play. The other set includes a large-scale helicopter with blades that spin with color changing action on and off the set and a volcano lava clean-off pit used to pour warm water back into the helicopter. Both sets include a color change car, too! read more
It's an explosion of fun ready for adventurous riders. Made of durable 13.6-gauge vinyl, the base measures approximately 68 inches... in diameter and the center 'volcano' sports four bonded handles for action-packed adventure on the water. read more
The Tara Toys stem volcano science is fun and easy to build! As you create real eruptions you will learn about volcanos and erupti...ons. Plastic. Ages 7 and up. WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD - Small Parts. Not for children under 3 years. read more
Volcano Madness Science Kit. Entertaining and educational, this volcano science kit includes interactive piecesincluding real volc...anic rock!allowing innovative youngsters to perform a series of fun experiments. Includes booklet, test tubes, goggles, magnifying kit, funnel, paint, paint brush, measuring cups, pumic (volcano), and contents to create the volcanic eruption 6.13 W x 7.56 H x 2 D Volcanic rock / plastic Recommended for ages 5 years and up Imported read more
With this set you get two high quality cornhole boards with folding legs, a complete bag set (8 solid colored bags in best matched... colors), and a FREE string pack to carry the bags (A $10 value!). This set comes ready to play right out of the box as shown here! All boards are 24"x48" regulation size unless otherwise noted. Our cornhole sets are shipped via ground service and come fully insured against loss or damage. read more
Volcano Themed Cornhole Game Set
This brightly coloured Tuzzles volcano puzzle is a great way to learn about geology and volcanoes. Showing a detailed view with cl...ear labels this puzzle is made to Tuzzles exacting standards which means it will last. Recommended for ages 3 and up. read more
Kinetic Sand holds its shape to pick up and play! Kinetic Sand Volcano Island lets you create a colorful volcano right in your own... home! Use two fiery colors of sand and watch it ooze down the side of the Volcano! With the four jungle molds create apes, artifacts and palm trees to surround your Volcano. The sandbox play space opens up into a fiery Island landscape to play in. When it's time to put it away, this soft and stretchy sand easily cleans up and stores inside the play space! It never dr read more
EuroGraphics The Volcano 1000-Piece Puzzle:Strong high-quality puzzle piecesMade from recycled board and printed with vegetable-ba...sed inkTheme: natural history; educational charts collection1000-piece puzzleBox size: 10"W x 14"D x 2.37"HFinished size: 19.25" x 26.5" read more
Corrupt cops, hive-like henchmen, begoggled boy heroes, labyrinthine HQs, unlikely team ups, heartbreaking best friend breakups, a...nd a liberal dose of super science, zingers and explosive action. Sound like a Double+ adventure? It is.Ben Sears is a cartoonist, illustrator and musician born and raised in Louisville, KY where he continues to live and work. His Double+ character has appeared in a number of zines, online anthologies and the all-ages adventure comic Night Air, where he has been perpetually in over his head. read more
If you think you've seen it all this book is so brillant that it will rip you from where you stand an leave you amazed.
Join Zane’s mission to infiltrate evil Garmadon’s Volcano Lair and take on the shark army, with this exciting THE LEGO® NINJAGO® M...OVIE™ set. The base includes a minifigure-launch function at the tip of the volcano, Garmadon’s throne room, computer lab with a mini piranha mech prototype, construction zone with an exploding wall function and rotating crane to lift the included shark figure, plus a drone launch pad. This building toy also includes 5 minifigures. read more