Herman the Earthworm is a children's book about the adventures of a worm and his family as they search for a place to live. The story is designed to entertain the young reader as well as educate him or her about earthworms. The soil where Herman and his family are living becomes very hard because the owners do not water it. They move into the yard next door, only to discover the yard is full of poison and makes Herman sick. The worm family finds a new yard that has only to discover the yard is full of poison and makes Herman sick. The worm family finds a new yard that has plenty of good food, fresh water, and lots of new friends. The family who owns this yard realizes earthworms are good for the soil, so the two families help each other.… read more
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Create gorgeous geometric art with Klutz's meticulously-designed gears and book of draw-right-on-'em pages. Translucent gears and ...rubber feet on the frame were engineered for maximum ease of use. Updated project ideas and a six-color quick-switch pen inspire stunning rainbow-bright spirals. Now packaged with tons of workspace and storage - perfectly sized for a zillion and one spirals. read more
This accessible, easy-to-follow book introduces readers to how and why animals behave in the mysterious ways they do. The straight...forward text explains behaviors such as mating rituals and raising young, methods of hunting, which animals hibernate, which are nocturnal, and the social patterns of different species, among other things. The images are clear and perfectly illustrate the text, showing that animals and humans are not all that different. For the reader with a curiosity about nature, this book will be a welcome addition. read more
This book follows Joshua’s gorge walking adventure. Follow Joshua’s journey of facing fears and worries as he overcomes them to ac...hieve the goal of ascending a river gorge on his own. The book is a fun learning resource for children who are reluctant to learning. It includes fun facts and interactive work sheets. read more
Exceptionally popular since its publication in 1719, Robinson Crusoe is widely regarded as the first English novel. Our eponymous ...hero finds himself shipwrecked on an African desert island after a tumultuous storm, and following the realisation that he is the only survivor, is faced with the prospect of years of isolation. However, he throws his energy into familiarising himself with his new habit: he hunts, learns how to make pottery and even adopts a parrot. After encountering a group of cannibals, Robinson Crusoe finally finds a companion. A thrilling adventure for younger listeners, made thoroughly accessible through Roy McMillan's retelling, which uses Defoe's words in the main, simplifying and clarifying them at certain points. read more
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Enjoy this lively and animistic tale of a motherless girl named Petunia who rescues and befriends a charming and talking caterpill...ar named Herman. As Herman 'worms' his way into the hearts of Petunia's family and friends, they learn to nurture and care for him. The Silly Adventures of Petunia & Herman the Worm reminds its readers about the transformative power of love, about the magic of unlikely friendships, and about respect for life in its many forms. An engaging chapter book for emerging readers ages 8 and above, this tale by first-time author Sam Baker will leave its readers wanting more. 130 pages, softcover. Illustrations by Ann Hess. Published by Book Baby 2018. read more
All day long these earth worms did their usual duties: aerating soil, eating roots and leaves. But they had big dreams to help cre...ate the next great illustration. LuAnn Foty's playful "insect" crayons give playtime an extra boost of imagination. She creates the rainbow critters from the discarded ends of used crayons (aka the part where all the magic lives). Each worm twists around making an ideal grip for little hands. It's sure to send their creativity soaring, or in this case: digging. Handmade in Colorado. read more
You've heard of Horse Whisperers and Dog Whisperers, but Ellis thinks he might be a Worm Whisperer! Ellis Coffey loves animals. He... spends so much time outdoors that sometimes he thinks he can talk with them. When he discovers a caterpillar that seems to follow his directions, he knows he has a chance to win the annual Woolly Worm race. The prize money is $1,000--exactly the amount of the deductible for his dad's back surgery. If Ellis is right and he can train his woolly worm to be the fastest in the county, he's sure can solve all his family's problems. But when you're trying to talk to insects, nothing is as simple as it seems. From Betty Hicks, author of the Gym Shorts series for new readers, comes a story of friendship, family, and hidden talents that might be more useful than they first seemed. read more
You've heard of Horse Whisperers and Dog Whisperers, but Ellis thinks he might be a Worm Whisperer! When his family falls on hard ...times, Ellis thinks his weird skill might be able to help. Ellis Coffey loves animals. He spends so much time outdoors that sometimes he thinks he can talk with them. When he discovers a caterpillar that seems to follow his directions, he knows he has a chance to win the annual Woolly Worm race. The prize money is $1,000―exactly the amount of the deductible for his dad's back surgery. If Ellis can train his woolly worm to be the fastest in the country, while dealing with a crush and a bully at school, he's sure can solve all his family's problems. But when you're trying to talk to insects, nothing is as simple as it seems. From Betty Hicks, author of the Gym Shorts series for new readers, comes a story of friendship, family, and hidden talents that might be more useful than they first seem.Praise for The Worm Whisperer:“A satisfying ending neatly wraps up this warm story, and Hatke's occasional line drawings will add appeal for middle-grade readers.” ―Kirkus Reviews read more
Squirmy is a red worm who loves to hide from Willy. When he squiggles out of Willy’s room, the hunt begins for you to find him.Is ...he in the flower pot? Is he in the fruit bowl? Or is he in a pile of dirt? Where could Squirmy be?In this fun interactive children’s book, a boy sets out on a quest to find his beloved red worm after he squiggles away and hides. read more
Herman the Honey Badger's love of honey gets him into a sticky situation. He learns that sometimes having all you want doesn't qui...te work out they way you want it to! read more
Herman and Henry, best friends forever, are camping in the great outdoors--and they couldn't be having more fun! Well, at least He...rman is enjoying all of the tent building, marshmallow roasting, and postcard writing. Henry doesn't quite seem to get the hang of any of it.Herman hates seeing his best friend so sad. So he decides to plot a very secret, very special surprise and do whatever it takes to make sure Henry has the best vacation ever!This fabulously funny story about friends who stick together is chronicled through vibrant illustrations and lift-the-flaps.Awards for Herman's LetterA Winter 2014-2015 Kids' Indie Next Pick read more
Herman the bear and Henry the raccoon are best friends. But Henry's moving far, far away! So what do they do? Promise to write eac...h other all the time and stay best friends forever, that's what.But being pen-pals is easier said than done, especially when your best friend seems to be having way more fun than you are. . . . Filled with interactive lift-the-flaps and great read-aloud potential, this heartwarming friendship story is an ideal pick for a cold night's story-time. read more
Willy the worm awakes one morning to discover that his home is being destroyed! He knows he must act quickly to warn his family an...d friends! Will Willy make it in time? What will Willy and the other worms do to save their homes and themselves? read more
Simon is on the verge of a new life, but has no idea what his future holds. Although he is a quite frightening to look at, he is j...ust a naive young worm who follows his nose; which leads to one scary ordeal. Fortunately, he meets a friend who helps him find his way. read more
A story about a glow worm that has dreams of leaving the cave. His best friend is a bat and offers to take him for the flight of h...is life. But it is not all that Ra, the glow worm expected, it far exceeds his imagination. This book is for the person who enjoys a bit of coloring in along with a bit of a story. read more
The Worms That Saved The World is a fun-filled, action-packed story for children that tackles issues such as standing up for your ...rights, concern for the environment and justice. It follows the adventures of a rebellious group of earthworms who fight to save their home from a luxury golf course that takes over their headland. The story was written by Kevin Doyle and is beautifully illustrated by artist, Spark Deeley. read more
A wacky book about an important topic! Wally the Worm doesn't know anything about keeping kosher. After all, he's just a worm, mun...ching his way through life. But when Mindy plucks his lettuce from the garden, Wally gets the lesson of a lifetime ...That's right -- it's a vegetable adventure!!! read more
"A fun and interactive game of finger puppets for young children.To play this interactive game, all you need is the tip of your fi...nger. Take a pen and draw on two eyes and a mouth. . . and there you have it, your very own finger worm!" read more
This is a story about a worm and his quest to find his lost wiggle.Where could it have gone? Who is going to help him find it? Jus...t what will he do without his WIGGLE?? read more
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Learning to measure has never been so fun! Join the curious little Inch Worm and his friend, the Ladybug on their journey to disco...ver just how long an inch really is. From flowers to animals, Inch Worm, Inch Worm, is a fun and informative way to learn how to use a ruler. By relating numbers to everyday items, children can learn that math is everywhere. With colorful illustrations and cute critters leading the way, Inch Worm, Inch Worm will inch its way into the hearts of children while teaching them a thing or two about measurements. So sit down and enjoy the journey from one inch to twelve inches as Inch Worm and Ladybug explain just how big everything is! read more
Join Herman the earthworm and Charley the caterpillar on their fun-filled adventures. A heart warming tale of friendship and self ...discovery with humour, drama and vibrant colour illustrations. Suitable for 3-7 year olds. read more
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Creepy Crawlies. Hand out these creepy crawly worms to your friends and family for a total gross out These life like worms are per...fect gag gifts for children of any age 12 brown worms per package. Worms are approximately 6 in length. Surprise your party guests with creepy insects, reptiles, and creatures. Keep the pranks coming for a day of silliness and laughs your friends and family will love read more