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Scratch "cuddly pets" off your Christmas toy list and snag one of these hilariously ferocious monsters instead. Grumblies are the fuming counterparts to Skyrocket Toys' sweet Pomsies. Each character has its own personality and design, plus over 40 fierce sounds and reactions. Tremor, Hydro, Bolt and Scorch will be your kid's best friend — until the fiery creature reaches full-on meltdown mode, of course. A Grumblies' short-fuse is something every parent and child knows a little bit about. These hot-headed and mischievous electronic plush toys are a major toy trend for kids this Christmas, so you might not want to wait for Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. Buy one (or the whole group!) and get early savings from Amazon and Walmart now.
From tubs and toys to soaps and shampoos, here's what your baby needs for a fun and soothing bathtime routine.
Let your kids unwrap our favorite tech toys for this holiday season. The tech-savvy kiddo in your life will be all smiles.
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!
Turn playtime into a fun teaching moment with classic, colorful Montessori toys for your tot designed to stimulate, promote creativity and develop fine motor skills. Parents will love the PVC-free materials, and kids will enjoy a hands-on learning experience playing and mastering new skills by building, sorting, counting and learning to tie, button and snap. Check out our roundup of the best Montessori toys (all under $35!) that are guaranteed to have imaginations running wild without all the bells and whistles of electronics.
Subscription boxes are the perfect gift for the fun-loving kiddos in your life. With options including everything from science to cooking, kids will love receiving their very own monthly packages filled with fun activities and toys. Don't know which subscription to choose? Read on to discover 12 of our favorites.
Selecting an educational toy for children that keeps them engaged can be challenging. With the right tools, you can make the toy shopping experience a lot less stressful.
From fun food sets and building blocks to unique playhouses and play kitchens, here's our top toys that promote pretend play and inspire your child's imagination.
CHOCKING HAZARD - CONTAINS SMALL PARTS - NOT FOR CHILDREN UNDER 3
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
Pronzitel'no-svetlyj rasskaz ob udivitel'nom tul'skom mastere, sumevshem podkovat' blohu. V rasskaze raskryvaetsja samobytnost' i ...udivitel'naja krasota russkoj dushi. Prekrasnye illjustracii! read more
In a story that stirs the imagination, a young chimney sweep accidentally enters a magical water world where he meets creatures th...at teach him the difference between right and wrong. Delightful characters such as Mrs. Doasyouwouldbedoneby will enchant today's young readers just as they did well over a century ago. read more
Imagine walking in the woods one spring day and finding an underground city! Amazingly, Carillon Couperin does just that. This und...erground city is named Possum, from a Latin word, and Possum is a haven for people to collaborate on very exciting, even lifesaving projects. Possum’s current project is top secret, and it involves Carillon’s family and the recent injustices that have befallen them. Carillon gets involved in the work at Possum to solve the complex mystery that is at the heart of her family’s problems. In the process, she learns to confront the bullies who ridicule her at school. And, with help from her brother, Matt, Carillon actually thwarts the plans of an evil tyrant who has already harmed her family tremendously and plans to do more. Possum is a magical place for Carillon. It is the most beautiful place she has ever seen, from its green marble hallways to the wonderful murals on the walls to the surrounding music. With each visit to this fantastic place, Carillon finds new possibilities and opportunities. She meets experts in various areas of learning, including technology, science, business, history, literature, music and art, and she finds guidance for her future life’s work. Carillon also encounters adorable animals that are able to do astonishing things. Extraordinary people aid Carillon in her endeavors. Computer wizards and security experts are working at Possum to help her. Medical specialists are engaged in research to save lives of people around Carillon. As a very gifted musician herself, Carillon enjoys the talented musicians, artists, and writers that bring joy and beauty to Possum. To her happy surprise, Carillon discovers that some people are not what they seem at all. Is it possible that, after a dreadful year, Carillon Couperin’s dreams are finally coming true? read more
From the hit anime Harvest Moon comes this adorable Panda plush! Soft polyester/cotton plush measures 12 inches tall. Officially l...icensed. read more
In the video game Harvest Moon: A New Beginning, wool can be harvested simply by using Clippers. This plush sheep is made with woo...l-like material, so try not to shave it! Standing over 12 inches tall, this officially licensed plush from Natsume Inc., will be a great addition to your Harvest Moon collection. read more
Manufacturer Part Number: NTS-2514-CHarvest Moon 12" Dog Plush*Includes 1x Harvest Moon 12" Dog plush*Officially licensed*Includes... care tags*Great for fans of all ages*Brand new*Includes 1x Harvest Moon 12" Dog plush *Officially licensed *Includes care tags *Great for fans of all ages *Brand newAge12-18 years, 3-6 years, 6-9 years, 9-12 yearsAge GroupAdult, Child, TeenUPC814349025149ManufacturerNatsumeProduction Year2014 read more
From the hit anime Harvest Moon comes this adorable Panda plush! Soft polyester/cotton plush measures 12 inches tall. Officially l...icensed. read more
Follow the Snow Rabbit! Straight from the Harvest Moon: Lost Valley Nintendo DS video game comes the Snow Rabbit. Standing at over... 12 inches tall, this officially licensed plush from Natsume Inc. features embroidered eyes, nose, mouth and foot pads. This little rabbit will have Harvest Moon fans saying "Kawaii!" - a must-have for any Harvest Moon gamer or casual collector. read more
Grandma Poss makes bush magic. And her best trick of all is making Hush invisible. Now Hush will truly be safe from snakes.But one... day Hush wants to become visible again. Grandma Poss looks and looks, but she can't find the right magic. Then she remembers. It's something to do with food! People food--not possum food. So the two set off on what becomes a fascination culinary tour of the cities of Australia to find the magic that will make Hush visible again. read more
The enchanting tale of the Harvest moon and four animal friends, the rat, the mole,the stoat and the hedgehog. The boating friends... take the Harvest Moon in their tiny rowing boat for a picnic on the river.Adventure ensues when the moon goes overboard.All ends happily with a huge picnic leaving the Harvest moon too full to climb back into the sky.But the cunning rat has a plan to save the day. A wonderful bedtime story in the classic “nonsense verse” style.Written and illustrated by Kate Shannon. read more
We All Have Dreams...Even a Possum! Meet Henry, the adorable possum with an active imagination, who loves bedtime because he loves... to dream. As he drifts off to sleep, Henry’s world is filled with adventure as he races his sports car, sails the ocean, rides a unicycle, walks on stilts, sings on stage, and enjoys all the excitement that a curious and enthusiastic life can offer. Illustrated with whimsical hand-cut images and iconic hand-set letterpress text, Nashville-artist Julie Sola infuses Possum Dreams with a lovable charm and a creative style that will spark young imaginations while warming their hearts. Possum Dreams is a reminder that everyone can dream of fun and adventure…even a possum! read more
"A sweet animal adventure about family, friendship, love, and courage. This short novel is excellent for kids who want to transiti...on up from early chapter books." - Seira Wilson, Amazon EditorFans of E.B. White's CHARLOTTE'S WEB and Dick King-Smith's BABE will adore this heartwarming and funny animal adventure by the award-winning author of COUNTING BY 7s Mama has trained up her marsupial babies in the ways of their breed, and now it's time for all of the possums--even Appleblossom--to discover the world. Little Appleblossom knows the rules: she must only be awake at night, and she must avoid cars, humans, and the most dreaded monsters of all: Dogs. But despite the warnings, the littlest possum spies on a human family and accidentally falls down their chimney! Appleblossom, her faithful brothers--who launch a hilarious rescue mission--and even the little girl in the house have no idea how fascinating life can be. With dynamic illustrations, this cozy animal story, which is an Amazon Best Book of the Month and an Indie Next Best Book for Kids, is a perfect read-aloud and a classic in the making.The audiobook of Appleblossom the Possum is read by famed actor Dustin Hoffman, with original music by the celebrated musician Ry Cooder. read more
Classic Uncle Wiggily GameJoin the gentleman rabbit on an exciting adventure along the forest path, as you vie to be the first to ...arrive at Dr. Possum's house!On the way, you'll meet friends like Billy Bushtail, Cluck-Cluck Hen, and not-so-friendly critters like Skillery-Scallery Alligator!Played with numbers and symbols so little ones who cannot read can join in the fun.Contains game board, 4 tokens and 48 cards. For 2-4 players, ages 4+.WARNING: Choking Hazard - small parts. Not for children under 3 yrs. read more
Pip is just like all the other possums, except for one thing: his tail won't curl! This means he can't hang from a tree branch, wh...ich is how his whole family sleeps. He hates sleeping by himself on the ground...until one morning he awakes to find danger coming for his family in the tree! Will Pip be able to save them? read more
Can't get much cuter than this ultra soft little possum. Unique and realistic with a curled tail and tiny little paws Oliver is a ...must have. read more
Fans of E.B. White's Charlotte's Web and Dick King-Smith's Babe will adore this heartwarming and funny animal adventure by the awa...rd-winning author of Counting by 7s Mama has trained up her baby possums in the ways of their breed, and now it's time for all of them--even little Appleblossom--to make their way in the world. Appleblossom knows the rules: she must never be seen during the day, and she must avoid cars, humans, and the dreaded hairies (sometimes known as dogs). Even so, Appleblossom decides to spy on a human family--and accidentally falls down their chimney! The curious Appleblossom, her faithful brothers--who launch a hilarious rescue mission--and even the little girl in the house have no idea how fascinating the big world can be. But they're about to find out!With dynamic illustrations, a tight-knit family, and a glimpse at the world from a charming little marsupial's point of view, this cozy animal story is a perfect read-aloud and a classic in the making. read more
Fans of E.B. White and Dick King-Smith will adore this heartwarming and funny animal adventure by the award-winning author of New ...York Times Bestseller Counting by 7s Mama has trained up her baby possums in the ways of their breed, and now it’s time for all of them—even little Appleblossom—to make their way in the world. Appleblossom knows the rules: she must never be seen during the day, and she must avoid cars, humans, and the dreaded hairies (sometimes known as dogs). Even so, Appleblossom decides to spy on a human family—and accidentally falls down their chimney! The curious Appleblossom, her faithful brothers—who launch a hilarious rescue mission—and even the little girl in the house have no idea how fascinating the big world can be. But they're about to find out! With dynamic illustrations, a tight-knit family, and a glimpse at the world from a charming little marsupial's point of view, this cozy animal story is a perfect read-aloud and a classic in the making. read more
Book Details:Format: Library BindingPublication Date: 10/19/2009Pages: 40Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
Pip is just like all the other possums, except for one thing: his tail won’t curl! This means he can’t hang from a tree branch, wh...ich is how his whole family sleeps. He hates sleeping by himself on the ground…until one morning he awakes to find danger coming for his family in the tree! Will Pip be able to save them? read more
Percy Possum’s Puzzle Book is packed with all sorts of puzzles for children aged 7 years and upwards. Some of them are quite easy,... others will have you scratching your head, but they are all enjoyable and will give your little grey cells a good workout. Bubble Words - find the common letters to word pairs Crypto Words - decrypt words using letter substitution Cryptogram - decrypt phrases and sayings using letter substitution Dittos - find 5 words from a list of letters and a wild card letter Flip Phone - decrypt a phrase or saying by translating numbers to letters on a flip phone Interweave - insert the letters of a small word into the blank spaces of a larger word Keywords - find the blank letters of 7 words and rearrange them into the answer Piece By Piece - rearrange a letter jumble to form a phrase or saying Ramble Words - answer clues to 5 letter words to reveal another word Scramble - solve the anagrams to reveal the answers Star Words - pick the correct 5 words to form a star shape Two In - add 2 letters to join 2 words Word Quest - follow the directions to find words in a grid Wordsearch - find words in a grid of letters With more than 25 puzzles packed into one book, this is the perfect companion to keep you entertained for many hours. read more
'There was a Possum who who wanted to visit Saint James in Santiago de Compostela. So she bought a pilgrim’s hat, a scallop shell ...and a bicycle.'And then the problems began...Pilgrim Possum is a Children's Book for ages 3 to 103 and a wonderful way to share your own Camino experience with your children and/or grandchildren. read more
Animal Facts: North America's only marsupial (female has a pouch) mammal. The female carries and nurses her young in her marsupium... until they are about 2 to 3 months old; then they are carried on her back another 1 to 2 months whenever they are away from the den. Details: Length: Width: Height: Position: Brown Standing on all four's Age Group: The Recommended age for Hansa animals is 3 and up to comply with ASTM93 safety standards. Portraits in Nature is a hand-crafted collection of realistic plush animals. Artists working in a socially responsible and environmentally responsible studio create each Hansa animal from portraits of the creature in its natural habitat. The Hansa Story Artisan hand sew the animals "inside out" an old world tradition that results in the mininization of seams and their bodies are carefully "sculpted" to create "musculature" and "features" like movement in a walking or sitting position that are unique to each creature. On average there are 42 separate pieces required to make each animal that must be combined by a team of truly creative artists to create the distinctly realistic features that characterize HANSA animals. (Some animals have as many as 240 different parts!) Each animal is individually hand sewn to give it a unique "personality" there are more than 860 different fabrics and man-made furs from which the "coat" and "hides" are made along with over 6000 sets of different eyes whiskers claws noses and related accessories allocated for creating these wonderful plush animals. Stuffing emphasizes careful attention to the placement of the highest quality man-made materials. When you hold these wonderfully "life-like" animals you will see and feel HANSA's emphasis on quality which is a result of careful attention to design custom fabric selection cutting sewing st read more
Hansa Ringtail Possum Plush Toy: Age Range: 3 years and upPart of the Hansa Woodland Animals CollectionThe Ringtail Possum's appro...ximate dimensions are 7.41"L x 6.24"W x 9.75"HWonderfully "life-like" animalsSee and feel Hansa's emphasis on quality, which is a result of careful attention to design, custom fabric selection, cutting, sewing, stuffing, eye placement, feature creation, framing, air brushing and finishingSince each animal is hand sewn, there will be slight variations in appearanceWARNING: CHOKING HAZARD - Small parts. Not for children under 3 years read more