Big Audrey is a girl . . . with cat’s whiskers . . . and sort of cat’s eyes. But, is there an other cat-whiskered, sort of cat-eyed girl?Big Audrey waves goodbye to her friends Iggy and Neddie, Seamus, and Crazy Wig, in Los Angeles and hitches a ride with bongo-playing-while-driving Marlon Brando across the country to Poughkeepsie, New York, city of mystery. She finds she has questions needing answers—and a bit of inter-plane-of-existence traveling to do.Big Audrey She finds she has questions needing answers—and a bit of inter-plane-of-existence traveling to do.Big Audrey and her telepathic friend Molly zigzag off on an incredibly strange and kooky adventure, and solve the mystery of the cat-whiskered doppelganger.… read more
Target was a go-to for the trendiest Christmas toys last year, and you can expect even more of the same great Black Friday deals and Cyber Monday sales on kids' favorite brands in 2018. From Air Hogs to Peppa Pig and PAW Patrol playsets, it won't be hard to fulfill your child's wish list with a shopping trip to Target. Last year, Nintendo and LEGO were favorite toymakers for Target shoppers, and this year the virtual toy chest is loaded with options from Baby Alive, KumiKreator, Crate Creatures and more. Have a look through our favorite Christmas toys from Target below.
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Have an L.O.L. Surprise! superfan in your life? We bet you do! The tiny big-eyed dolls have become one of the hottest toys of the holiday season. In fact, the range of merchandise featuring the mini figures goes far beyond the basic ball. From the new L.O.L. Surprise! Big Surprise set to L.O.L. Surprise! Pets to sparkly accessories and trendy fashions, we've uncovered the coolest items any L.O.L.-loving kid will totally flip for. Many of our picks are available from favorite retailers like Amazon, Walmart and Target — but you better act quick because these toys are flying off the shelves. It's no mystery who will win Christmas this year by wrapping up these fun surprises for the kiddos!
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When America’s cows go on strike, a gang of interstellar cheeses land on EarthThe nation’s cattle have gotten too smart for their ...own good. Tired of letting humans steal their milk, American cows have gone on strike. This is great news for every kid who hates drinking his milk, but trouble for anybody who likes cheese. Funny Boy—a joke-telling superhero who was sent to Earth from the planet Crouton—is mourning the cheese shortage when five giant cheeses fall on Wisconsin, squashing an unlucky farmer named George Gouda. That alone would be weird enough, but the cheeses also talk. The cheeses are aliens from the faraway planet Chattanooga, and they have come to stop the cheese shortage. The country’s woe is ended, but something about the aliens’ story stinks worse than month-old Muenster. It will take Funny Boy and his galactic sense of humor to curdle these curds before America starts to spoil. This book features an illustrated biography of Dan Gutman including rare images from the author’s personal collection. read more
Wags to Riches: Emma Lu is the true story of the author's second rescue dog. Emma lost her left eye in an accident before she was ...rescued from a North Carolina highway in 2001. She was healed and adopted into the author's loving home. Emma is a great example of how to overcome obstacles and accept differences in others. Her story proves how much innocent animals deserve and need our help. Readers of all ages will enjoy reading about Emma's positive spirit and optimism. All proceeds from the sale of this book will be donated to animal rescue and welfare organizations. read more
企鹅游泳大赛就要开始了，所有选手都对小企鹅不屑一顾。是呀，谁会把一只世界上最小的企鹅当做竞争对手呢！然而，当危险突然降临，正是这只小企鹅凭着自己的勇敢和机智，救了所有选手的命。 丽娜·A.福迪文、凯西·阿巴迪图的《最勇敢的小企鹅（精）》讲述小个子小蓝企鹅智斗虎...鲸的故事，情节生动，充满悬念。教会孩子遇事机智勇敢，懂得变通的最好范本。 read more
Have you heard of the 'Mysterious Cases Investigation Bureau'? This is a mysterious organization that specially investigates scien...tific cases, and it gathers excellent detectives with abundant scientific knowledge and super analytical skills! In this book, these detectives will lead you to explore the little-known scientific secrets, enabling you to acquire wisdom, perseverance and courage, substantially improving your knowledge reserve, exploratory ability, judgment and reaction, and deeply tapping the scientific potential in you! read more
This coloring book is meant to help inspire your creative side! Single sided pages so the use of paints and heavier inks can be us...ed without fear of bleeding or saturation through the pages. Travel size so you can be creative on the go! The images in this coloring book were taken by camera and converted into charcoal and chalk drawings, the lightened to allow the artist to design the image anyway they wish! read more
Cat-opoly GameWhisker-twitchin' version of the classic property trading game!The object is to start at "Scat," then slink around t...he board buying favorite cat breeds, collecting Litter Boxes, then trading up for Fish Bones.The back of each Deed is filled with facts about the breed!Components are made from recycled materials printed with non-toxic soy-based inks in the USA.For 2-6 players, ages 8+.WARNING: Choking Hazard - small parts. Not for children under 3 yrs. read more
Frances Trego Montgomery, who also wrote as F. G. Wheeler (1858-1925) was an American author. Her works include: The Wonderful Ele...ctric Elephant (1903), Billy Whiskers: The Autobiography of a Goat (1903), Billy Whiskers' Kids (1903), On a Lark to the Planets (1904), Billy Whiskers, Jr. (1904), Billy Whiskers Friends (1906), Billy Whiskers, Jr. and His Chums (1907), Billy Whiskers Travels (1907), Billy Whiskers' Grandchildren (1909), Billy Whiskers at the Fair (1909), Billy Whiskers Kidnaped (1910), Billy Whiskers at the Circus (1913), Pigs and Piggies (1914), Zip: The Adventures of a Frisky Fox Terrier (1917), Billy Whiskers' Adventures (1920) and Billy Whiskers in the Movies (1921). read more
The Swamp Kids are off on another fun-filled adventure in this newest book, A Dog Named Cat, the fourth book in The Adventures of ...The Swamp Kids series. Become part of their journey as the Kids travel to a nearby animal shelter in hopes of finding a new pet they can adopt and bring home. The story has an interesting twist and along the way, you'll learn an important and heartfelt life lesson that will stay with you for years to come. A great book for animal lovers everywhere! read more
Jayne is a cat, raised as a dog. Found as a new-born she is brought up with a litter of puppies. And Jayne does not turn out to be... just any kind of dog, she is the top dog, the main-man dog, the king-of-the-castle dog. She holds her tail up straight when she walks and brooks no nonsense. Jayne is a tough cookie—as tough as nails and as cool as cucumbers come—as she proves in (almost) all her adventures: with Bengal Bob, when flying and skydiving, as lifesaver extraordinaire and as mayor and saviour of the great city of New Philawashingyork. The Adventures of Jayne is a fun tale for family reading or for children to read themselves. Suitable for grades 1 to 5. read more
Girls who take pleasure in crafts activities, and who enjoy the outdoors and nature will love this activity book. It's packed with... color illustrations, things to make and do, and ideas for outdoor activities. Instructions, tips, and information on some of the book's many topics include— How to identify seasonal fruits, vegetables, and herbs How to take professional-looking photos and create good-looking photo albums How to make paper jewelry How to make herbal teas and delicious fruit desserts How to dress and pack for hiking and camping activities How to construct imaginative musical instruments How to weave containers and baskets Here too are instructions for outdoor games, ideas for hiking trips and nature watching, first-aid instruction, and more— a total of 60 themes that are of special interest to girls. This book's sturdy construction makes it ideal for taking along on outdoor activities. An elastic band bound into the back cover can be stretched over book pages for use as a place marker. Color illustrations on every page. read more
Speedy the Adventure Cat finds himself in Alaska. He travels around Alaska and makes friends with many animals.
Ricky Rat go to his relatives home to help them train Marvin the cat.
A book by a 5th grade student who is just trying out the idea of writing novels for the first time. Kami is a fuzzy black cat who ...is bored with her life at home. It's just eat, play, sleep everyday... Until she meets Meep. The decide to sneak away for a hike, and end up on a fantastical adventure in the woods near their home. Can they survive all the challenges and get home before their owners return from school in the afternoon? read more
Haley and Pete are back at it again, this time on the lush Pacific island of Oahu! When a resort construction crew unearths a stra...ngely carved rock high on a Hawaiian mountain, they call in the experts: Dr. Jackson Quinn and Sr. Diego Campos. Both men bring their young daughters, never expecting a simple archeological dig to turn into a dangerous mystery. In this remote, exotic corner of the world, where myths and legends run deep, things start going terribly wrong. Excavation tools go missing, camping tents inexplicably become unbearably cold, and giant boulders come tumbling out of the jungle at the worst possible times. Is it the Night Marchers, those ghostly wraiths doomed to wander the mountains of Oahu for eternity? Is it the undead spirits of the warrior class, forever marching but never arriving? Is it those phantoms of the night who warn mortals away with the cold breath of the dead? Or is there a more earthly explanation? Either way, the gray-eyed Haley Quinn is just the 13-year-old to find out. And along the way, she just might uncover the truth behind an ancient myth—a legend of a giant who sailed through sky and cloud to arrive at this island home. The Legend of Hagoth. read more
I would like to thank my grand kitty, Smokee, for inspiring this story! He is a gray, skinny, cranky 14 year old guy, who loves to... attach himself to anyone's lap and stay there as long as possible! However, in his younger days, he would hang out by one of three doors in the house (kitchen door into the garage, sliding glass door to the backyard, and front screen door to the front yard) ever hopeful of escaping to the outside for an adventure. Now that he has two step-brother cats, he's not as intent on sneaking out, since he has other entertainment inside the house. But he has escaped in the past, always to be found, and this is perhaps an adventure he experienced at one time! read more
Meet Robert the Cat: a friendly, people-loving, curious, active, and very adventurous cat. Come and join Robert as he takes you th...rough one of his normal yet very adventurous days. Note this very engaging fast read book is recommended for independent readers ages 6 and up, and can be read to ages under 6. read more
They moved to Southy from the Boston area when they were newly married. Uncle Thatch was trained as a machinist by an old tool-and...-die maker in Boston during his teenage years, and he became quite good at it. Aunt Ellen was a very busy woman and would prance about town, getting to know everybody. Well, as it turned out, Uncle Thatch starting working at the Gel Thompskon factory as the head machinist and truly loved it there. Ellen found a circle of close friends and started up a sewing and knitting shop. Both Thatch and Ellen were very happy read more
This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, n...otations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work. read more
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She's just a girl! shouted Windy Bill.When Aurore hears these words, she knows notorious Alaskan bandit Soapy Smith is about to fi...nd out everything. How will she get her mother's money back now? How will she expose Soapy and his gang? How will she escape?Aurore, her mother and little brother have set off for Uncle Thibault's lodge in the Yukon after the death of Aurore's father, little knowing they are headed for the Klondike Gold Rush and the adventure of a lifetime.The hardships of the Chilkoot Trail.The roaring rapids of the Yukon River.The grasping greed of Soapy's gang.Aurore must dig deeper, think harder and be braver than she ever thought possible to show Soapy and his gang what a girl-and her new Tlingit friend Louise and a Yukon river boy named Kip-can do."Well, she outsmarted you!" replied Soapy Smith with a snarl, opening the door to Aurore's hiding place Set in the historic Klondike Gold Rush of 1898, and inspired by a real girl's story, Aurore of the Yukon is an exciting adventure written to both entertain and educate young readers.Part of the MacBride Yukon Kids Series."Real fun real history!"-Patricia Cunning, MacBride Museum read more
This book was originally published prior to 1923, and represents a reproduction of an important historical work, maintaining the s...ame format as the original work. While some publishers have opted to apply OCR (optical character recognition) technology to the process, we believe this leads to sub-optimal results (frequent typographical errors, strange characters and confusing formatting) and does not adequately preserve the historical character of the original artifact. We believe this work is culturally important in its original archival form. While we strive to adequately clean and digitally enhance the original work, there are occasionally instances where imperfections such as blurred or missing pages, poor pictures or errant marks may have been introduced due to either the quality of the original work or the scanning process itself. Despite these occasional imperfections, we have brought it back into print as part of our ongoing global book preservation commitment, providing customers with access to the best possible historical reprints. We appreciate your understanding of these occasional imperfections, and sincerely hope you enjoy seeing the book in a format as close as possible to that intended by the original publisher. read more
Rick and Scotty travel to Egypt and discover that an apparently unassuming cat figurine holds an incredible secret. Rick Brant and... his pal, Scotty, have the kind of adventures all boys would like to have. They live on an island called Spindrift where Rick's father heads a group of scientists working in the field of electronics. Here and abroad, the boys encounter many thrilling adventures and solve many baffling mysteries. The Rick Brant Science Adventure series was published by Grosset and Dunlap from 1947 through 1968. The series is also known as the Rick Brant Electronic Adventures and the Rick Brant Science-Adventure Stories. The series was written by Peter J. Harkins and Harold Goodwin under the pseudonym of John Blaine. Harkins and Goodwin co-wrote the first three titles, and Goodwin wrote the rest of the series himself. The Rick Brant series had a scientific tone, the science in the stories was realistic science, unlike the fantastic and futuristic science of Tom Swift, Jr. read more
The story of ﬁction, Glowing Fire, gives the reader a word-picture of fourteen-year old Alexia Thompson and her young Indian frien...d, Luke Swift Foot Lakestone in the Nineteenth Century, after the Civil War. The story tells of Indian life in the New World after the white man comes to settle. Many little known facts of history are woven into the work of ﬁction, giving the reader the opportunity to learn and, hopefully, better understand how differences of races were challenged and, at times, were overcome. read more
Baby Girl is embarking upon one of her adventures in learning life lessons. Sometimes God will allow us to go through many changes... as we grow, but in the end, we are like this butterfly; we are stronger and more beautiful than we were at the beginning. Join her as she learns that struggle is temporary when you are destined to fly. read more
Kippy Schofield has an idyllic life in Hawaii. He swims with turtles, plays truant from school and is close to his brother, Scotty....When Scotty is accepted at Oxford University, the family returns to their grey, narrow house in England. But tragedy strikes and Kippy's beloved father is killed in an accident.Suffering from grief and expulsion from school, Kippy now has a different problem: Nanny B. Meane, the nanny hired to home-school him. On arrival, she announces she's ‘Meane by name and mean by nature.' And she is.But then Kippy remembers Scotty's tale of the magic rock and the fantastical cat that lives at the bottom of their garden.And that's where his adventures really begin!Another delicious children's novel from the imagination of Mary Barr, The Adventures of Kippy Schofield and the Fantastical Cat, introduces a modern family tale with echoes of the very best historical children's fiction. Be prepared for an amusing, high-energy tale featuring lessons in friendship and family. read more