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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Fingerlings were one of the hottest toys last holiday season. In fact, they were so popular that Fingerlings Minis and even Fingerlings keychains soon followed. But this year, Fingerlings HUGS are at the top of every kid's wish list and one of the best Christmas toys of 2018. The adorable interactive plushies feature long arms that can wrap around your kid for a cuddle, and they also give kisses, giggle, repeat after your child and — whoops! — pass gas. The collection includes animals such as a unicorn and sloth, but we have to say that Fingerlings monkeys Boris and Bella might just be the cutest toys ever. While you'll likely find sweet Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals on these cute critters on toy store shelves across the country, there are even better deals — and exclusive animals! — available online at Amazon, Walmart and Target now. So, stop arguing with your little one about whether they're getting a real puppy or kitten, and tell them Santa might just deliver a monkey, sloth or unicorn pal instead! Shop the Fingerlings collection below.
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Walmart recently released its top contenders for best Christmas toys of 2018, just in time for Black Friday deals and Cyber Monday sales. Brands like Power Rangers, Jurassic World, Transformers and Play-Doh are perennial favorites on our must-have kids toy list. But this year, we're equally excited about the comeback of Polly Pocket, as well as some newer trendy toys from Little Live Pets, Pomsie and Grumblies. Hold onto your pocketbooks and ready your wallets, because Walmart is stocked up with the most in-demand toy brands and products this year. Peruse our top kids toy choices below.
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Excerpt from Comrade YettaBenjamin resembled - except for an ugly scar on his forehead Guido Reni's Christ.' There was the same po...ignant sadness about his mouth, the same soft beard and sensitive nose; there was the same other worldly kindliness in his eyes and his every gesture. And little Yetta was very like the Child Mary in Titian's Presentation.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
The Legend of the Regulators and the Secret list is an engaging story of a man on a quest to help his children. This unique story ...will take children on a journey to discover the secrets of a long, healthy, happy life. Help Tomas unlock the Secrets as he travels through the Caves of Calm, the Forest of Feelings and the Labyrinth of Lies to reclaim the pieces of Secret List of the Regulators. Self-Regulation skills have been shown to increase academic performance, positive social interaction, physical health, emotional wellness and performance in many areas of life. This adventure story introduces the lessons from the Self-Regulation Training System. Created by best-selling author and international speaker Brad Chapin, this system is now being taught to thousands of children across the United States and Canada. This interactive, adventure story allows children to join Tomas on his quest to unlock the mystery of the Regulators' Secret List. Travel with Tomas on his quest to help his children succeed and discover the Secrets of a long, healthy, happy life. read more
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
The Young Miner or Tom Nelson in California by Horatio Alger A dozen men, provided with rockers, were busily engaged in gathering ...and washing dirt, mingled with gold-dust, on the banks of a small stream in California. It was in the early days, and this party was but one of hundreds who were scattered over the new Eldorado, seeking for the shining metal which throughout the civilized world exercises a sway potent and irresistible. We are delighted to publish this classic book as part of our extensive Classic Library collection. Many of the books in our collection have been out of print for decades, and therefore have not been accessible to the general public. The aim of our publishing program is to facilitate rapid access to this vast reservoir of literature, and our view is that this is a significant literary work, which deserves to be brought back into print after many decades. The contents of the vast majority of titles in the Classic Library have been scanned from the original works. To ensure a high quality product, each title has been meticulously hand curated by our staff. Our philosophy has been guided by a desire to provide the reader with a book that is as close as possible to ownership of the original work. We hope that you will enjoy this wonderful classic work, and that for you it becomes an enriching experience. read more
Stories from the original George and Martha: Rise and Shine—now in Green Light Reader editions. Great friends aren’t hard to find—...they’re right here! With original art and text from James Marshall’s storybooks and themes that will resonate with beginning readers, these deeply humorous, deeply honest stories are sure to inspire a love of books and reading. George and Martha: Rise and Shine contains the classic stories "The Fibber," "The Experiment," and "The Picnic." Includes fun and educational activities. read more
Five additional stories about the friendship between two hippos: "The Box, " "The High Board, " "The Trick, " "The Job, " "The Boo...k." "Marshall's new collection of stories about the hippo friends sparkles with the warm feeling that bind George and Martha inseparably." -- Publishers Weekly read more
Animals move! Follow them as they swing, dance, float, leap, and slide from page to page, then learn why these animals move the wa...y they do, from the jumping spider who dances to impress and then floats away on a thread of silk, to the roadrunner who flies, but not too far, and would rather run to catch its prey.Illustrated in eye-popping cut- and torn-paper collages by Caldecott Honor artist Steve Jenkins, Move! is a playful introduction to motion in the animal kingdom that invites young readers to guess some of the unusual ways that animals get around. Action is the name of the game, so Move! read more
The popular Bible song, Rise and Shine!, is the background text for a warm and richly illustrated book by Tim Warnes--now in padde...d board book! read more
Rise and Shine! is a captivating children's book that will create a spark of joy in the hearts and minds of every reader. It will ...inspire children to have confidence in themselves and to use their gifts to make a difference in the world. Our children are our greatest blessings. They are our most important work and what we leave in them now is what will stay with them forever. So the message of this book serves to encourage children everywhere to reach for their dreams. In a world full of possibilities, they must know and believe that their dreams are possible too because our future generation is not full of darkness. They are powerful lighthouses destined for greatness, and within each child lies special gifts that will help to change the world. These wonderful gifts that they have are precious, and we are never to join the choir of voices that tell them what they can't be in life. We as the pioneers hold the responsibility to tell our children who they are and what they have the potential to be. We must be the voices that protect their dreams, not the voices that destroy them. So I invite you to help me change the world one child at a time! Let's band together as a village to tell our children to rise with strength at every opportunity and shine bright because their gifts were never meant to be hidden. read more
On the hottest summer afternoons when desert creatures look for shade and stay close to the earth and keep their voices low I sit ...high on a cactus and fling my loud ringing trill out to the sun... So sings the Cactus Wren, one of the ten desert creatures that speaks for itself in the evocative and lyrical verses of Desert Voices. In both text and illustration, Desert Voices conveys a message of spirit and courage from the shy and quiet creatures of the beautiful desert land. read more
Frogs have been stolen, an earthquake rumbles, a village is in peril. To restore calm to her land, a girl must delve beneath the s...urface of a lake, deep into a spirit world. What she finds will thrill readers and introduce them to a classic hero's journey. read more
Doll comes with 3 Snap-insDoll is 3 inches tall and can sit or stand Comes with sleeping mask, bed, and pillowMix and match Snap-i...ns to customize looksIncludes doll, bodice, peplum, skirt, sleeping mask, 3 Snap-ins, bed, and pillowWARNING: CHOKING HAZARD - Small parts. Not for children under 3 years. Ages 4 and up read more
Did you know that laughing is the hyena's way of communicating with its family? Or that the bats that inhabit Asia and Africa help... rain forests to grow by spreading tree seeds? CREEPY CREATURES explores some of the reasons behind what animals do and how they look.In this fascinating book, readers will learn that no animal exists simply to frighten or repulse us, but rather to feed, house, and defend itself. Kristin Kest's detailed illustrations help us to see that every creature's unique attributes help it to survive. CREEPY CREATURES is full of facts and humor about 20 creatures including the shark, tarantula, piranha, vulture, komodo dragon, and Tasmanian devil. read more
Another quintet of stories about the pleasures and problems of a great friendship: "The Sweet Tooth," "The Misunderstanding," "The... Hypnotist," "The Special Gift," and "The Photograph." read more
Stories from the original George and Martha: Rise and Shine€”now in Green Light Reader editions. George and Martha: One More Time ...contains the classic stories "The Scary Movie" and "The Secret Club." Includes fun and educational activities. read more
Snow is falling. All the animals are fast asleep in their animal homes. They awake. They open their eyes. They sniff. They run. Wh...at will they find? 1950 Caldecott Honor Book read more
Five additional stories about the friendship between two hippos: "The Box," "The High Board," "The Trick," "The Job," "The Book."
Koko the gorilla uses sign language to talk to her handlers. When she asks for a pet, her handlers search high and low for the per...fect companion. read more
Five new episodes in the friendship of two hippos: "The Tight Rope," "The Diary," "The Icky Story," "The Big Scare," "The Amusemen...t Park." read more
Nice vintage estate Japan porcelain ceramic George Martha Washington figural planter. This colorful piece is hand painted, with Ma...rthas large bustle as the pot/planter area, and gold leaf necklace. Excellent vintage condition, shows some wear, age and use, but no cracks or chips found. Some slight residue on rim of planter area, possibly from an inserted plant holder (see picture 4). Great collectible piece, and perfect size for herb pot. Measures 5 1/4 high x 4 3/4 wide, planter area is 2 3/4 deep. Imprinted and stamped on bottom, made in Japan. read more
The wind blew, and blew, and blew! It blew so hard, it took everything with it: Mr. White's umbrella, Priscilla's balloon, the twi...ns' scarves, even the wig on the judge's head. But just when the wind was about to carry everything out to sea, it changed its mind! With rhyming verse and colorful illustrations, Pat Hutchins takes us on a merry chase that is well worth the effort. read more
From celebrated children's book creators Ruth Krauss and Crockett Johnson comes the beloved classic story The Carrot Seed.When a l...ittle boy plants a carrot seed, everyone tells him it won't grow. But when you are very young, there are some things that you just know, and the little boy knows that one day a carrot will come up. So he waters his seed, and pulls the weeds, and he waits...This beautifully simple classic teaches the patience and technique of planting a seed and helping it grow. First published in 1945 and never out of print, the timeless combination of Ruth Krauss's simple text and Crockett Johnson's eloquent illustrations creates a triumphant and deeply satisfying story for readers of all ages. read more
Maps -- they help you get where you want to go. People use road maps to find their way. These maps show miles of highways that poi...nt out the right direction. But what about the crow? What kind of map does he use? Or the eagle, the rabbit, the horse, and the sea gull? What's on their maps? read more
Start the day with imaginative play! Tune fine motor and social skills as children work together to get breakfast on the table.Eng...ages children as they crack open the egg, flip pancakes, fill the muffin with fruit, pop the toast into the toaster, and create a delicious mealColorful, durable plastic pieces wipe cleanIncludes 2 plates (6" in diameter), spring-loaded toaster, griddle, spatula, and a variety of foods—toast, waffle, pancakes, egg and shell, bacon, orange juice cup, strawberry pieces, blueberry cluster, and 2–piece muffinGrades PreK+ read more