Celebrate Halloween with Linus, Snoopy, and the rest of the Peanuts gang in this shaped board book with holographic foil on the front cover!Linus loves one thing more than his cherished blue blanket: The Great Pumpkin! He believes that on Halloween night the Great Pumpkin will rise out of the pumpkin patch to bring presents to all the kids in the world. Will Linus and his friends ever finally see him? Learn all about the legend of the Great Pumpkin in this adorable Linus and his friends ever finally see him? Learn all about the legend of the Great Pumpkin in this adorable board book based on the classic Peanuts comic strips! © 2017 Peanuts Worldwide LLC… read more
It's about that time: Ice, ice baby! There's a chill in the air, the winter months are upon us and ice skating rinks across the country are opening their gates. This, of course, keeps kids busy outside with friends while parents are bustling around buying holiday gifts, readying the house for guests and more. Ice skating is not only a great sport but also one of the best outdoor activities and winter weather pastimes for families. Whether your kid is a beginner or a star athlete, a boy or a girl, a figure skater or a hockey player, or just having fun with friends at the local frozen pond, here are the coolest ice skate styles from Amazon, Target, L.L. Bean and Urban Outfitters that any kid will covet.
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.
Looking to cut the cord on cable? Or maybe you've tried a few entertainment subscriptions and you're looking for the best streaming service for kids that money can buy. We compared popular streaming subscriptions like Netflix, HBO Now, Hulu, Sling TV, ESPN+ and more to give you the rundown on pricing, content options and parent controls so you can find the best entertainment option for your family.
If you're on the hunt for the perfect ugly Christmas sweater for kids, have we got a gift for you! From dinosaurs to reindeers to the beloved Grinch, we've rounded up the weirdest, funniest holiday sweaters for babies, toddlers and big kids. Shop some of our favorite ugly finds for your little cutie below.
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.
Your little baby isn't a baby anymore! Make sure you're prepared for the toddler years with gear and toys you didn't realize you needed for children aged one to three.
Whether your kid just likes to snap selfies or she's a professional photographer in the making, we've focused in on the best cameras for kids of all ages. From toy cameras that toddlers can tote around to instant cameras to DLSRs with all the bells and whistles, here are our favorite picks.
Your little one deserves the coziest, comfiest place to sleep—and you deserve a style that you love. We've compiled a list of the best crib bedding, made of baby-friendly materials, in a range of cute and trendy designs to complete your new baby's nursery space. Whether you're looking for baby girl crib bedding, baby boy crib bedding or gender neutral crib bedding with adorable woodland creatures, you'll find sets you love from retailers you know and trust, like Target, Wayfair, Pottery Barn Kids and more.
Pregnancy can come with a lot of aches and pains — especially in the final months when the weight of your precious baby belly may become hard for your body to support. Belly bands and maternity belts work by lifting the belly and redistributing the weight on your stomach, pelvis, back, hips and spine more evenly. Your exhausted body will appreciate any one of these supportive and comfortable maternity bands, plus some can be worn all pregnancy long and may even double as postpartum belts. Scroll through our selection of helpful pregnancy products and accessories from Amazon, Target, Motherhood Maternity and more.
Favorite teachers deserve a little something special this time of year. It could be a gift for their desk or classroom that adds a bit of flair, or even just a relaxing item they can enjoy at home. Planners, calendars and journals are always useful, as are cute and funny gifts that make them giggle. Teachers' gifts are a thoughtful way to show your appreciation for someone — including a coach, babysitter, day care staff member or nanny — who goes out of their way to care for and brighten your child's day. Check out some of top choices for teacher Christmas gifts from Amazon, Anthropologie, Uncommon Goods and more.
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
Eine zweisprachige Geschichte + ein Aktivitätenheft auf Deutsch - Polnisch. Lou muss ins Bett, aber sein Teddybär hat sich schon w...ieder versteckt. Findet Lou seinen Teddybär wieder? Eine lustige Geschichte für Vorschulkinder zum Lernen neuer Wörter der Raumwahrnehmung in ihrer Muttersprache und in einer Fremdsprache. Am Ende der Geschichte wird das Buch durch 24 Seiten mit Aktivitäten ergänzt. So kann geprüft werden, ob das Kind den Text verstanden hat und der kleine Leser wird außerdem zum Zeichnen und Schreiben, zum Wahrnehmen von Buchstaben, zum Lernen der Farben und zur Stärkung seiner Beobachtungsgabe angeregt. 3 - 5 Jahre. Kubus musi juz isc spac, ale jego pluszowy mis znow gdzies sie schowal. Czy Kubusiowi uda sie go odnalezc ? Oto zabawna opowiesc, ktora pozwoli malym dzieciom na wzbogacenie ich słownictwa i opanowanie jezyka obcego, zapoznajac sie jednoczesnie z pojeciami przestrzeni. Na koncu ksiazeczki, znajdziecie Panstwo, 24 strony zabaw, ktore pozwola na sprawdzenie zrozumienia tekstu oraz ulatwia malym czytelnikom poruszanie sie w przestrzeni. Zaproponowane cwiczenia sa rowniez zaproszeniem do rozwijania sie w sztuce obrazowania, do opanowania pisowni pierwszych liter oraz zacheta do zapoznania sie z kolorami poprzez rozwijanie zmyslu obserwacji. Od 3 do 5 lat. read more
Suspenseful and engrossing, Beneath the Mask continues the story of Coriko, Pippa, and the expanding world of Grassland. After esc...aping the deadly warrior Spears, Coriko is finally free to take his destiny into his own hands. But freedom proves elusive in the face of a new trial—the Separation. At this horrible event, he learns the secret of one of Grassland’s biggest mysteries: What lurks beneath the masks of the mysterious Spears? Forced away from his beloved Pippa, Coriko is offered a comfortable life—clothes, his own home, a community—in exchange for committing unspeakable deeds. Trapped once again, Coriko must decide what he truly values, and what he’s willing to do to protect his way of life. F&P level: XF&P genre: F read more
Excerpt from Tessa, Our Little Italian CousinTheir children are blessed with the privilege of attending fine schools and with the ...right to learn about this wonderful world, side by side with the sons and daughters of our most successful and wisest people.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
Bring the classic animated special It's the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown(TM) to vibrant life with this collectible coloring kit. It... includes 10 colored pencils and 46 illustrated cards with text and images to color. Once complete, you can display or share your art the whole season through. read more
"Into the Dark" is Book #3 of "The Legend of the Great Horse" trilogy, an award-winning time-travel adventure which takes the read...er on a journey through the ages when horses were everyday companions in work, war, sport and spectacle. The story is told through the eyes of a young woman, a horse-crazy teenager traveling through history with knowledge of 21st Century horsemanship as her only defense. read more
Washington Irving's scary Headless Horseman has become a notorious fictional character. This appealing book, highlighting a popula...r example of early American fiction, features fun facts about the legend and its author as well as carefully chosen photographs and illustrations. Readers will love getting to know Ichabod Crane, the superstitious schoolteacher; Brom Bones, his adversary; and the beautiful Katrina Van Tassel in this gripping retelling of the early nineteenth century story. read more
From the Garden of Eden to Golgotha—the myth retold for young audiences. Discover the legend of the tree that would become the Cro...ss of Christ. Grown from seeds gifted from the heavens, a magnificent tree participates in ancient history before becoming the crowning symbol of Christianity. Don't miss this complement to the story of Easter that is sure to become a Christian children's classic. read more
When a little squirrel dreams of becoming the next best pitcher, he must overcome ridicule and feeling unaccepted to understand wh...at it takes to follow his dreams. With the help of Righty Rabbit, a seasoned fan of the game and his coach, Caribou Cal, the Squirrel is one throw closer to bringing his dreams to the big game. read more
Ahoy!In 1897 I was a small tiger cub living in the jungle of Siam, a country in Asia now called Thailand. I lived with my brother ...Saalah, my mother Maiarta, and twenty other tigers.We were the tigers of Eden, from the direct bloodline of the first tigers who walked the earth.As such we had the gift of our ancesters, the ability to communicate with the voice of man.We were guarded by a group of holy men called monks. They kept us safe from poachers, bad people who hurt animals for money! One day these poachers found us and chased us into the jungle. I was lost from my family but saved by the crew of the American merchant ship, The Solaris.My name is Sasha, and this is the story of my life on the Solaris - The Legend of the Tigris! read more
Stuck with the name of Thunderfoot because of an encounter with a rattlesnake, the unhappy roadrunner worries that he will never b...e taken seriously, yet with some inspiring words from his friend Berland the tortoise, Thunderfoot's determination to be the best is restored as he sets out into the world. Reprint. read more
The fantastic Legend team of Kathy-jo Wargin and Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen have another beautiful book to add to the Sleeping Bea...r and Mackinac Island stories. A Grandmother's love for her grandchildren is magically portrayed in "The Legend of the Loon". A perfect addition to your collection, this book remains true to the heartwarming qualities you've come to expect from these legendary storytellers. read more
When a young Native American maiden, who prides herself in being more special than the other children in her village, loses her pr...ide and joy to the branches of the Cyrus trees, she realizes that the "old common crow" is far wiser than she had given him credit for. When the maiden flees into the swamp where danger lurks she becomes confronted with the crow's warning, "Never burn your bridges for you never know who you will need," and quickly discovers that hurting feelings and shunning others does nothing but bring hurt and discomfort to oneself. read more
Retelling of Ancient Chinese Folklore 4 Dragons show an unselfish concern for themselves to save the people they love.
The Legend had been passed down through the generations along with the precious Christmas Mouse ornament. Every Christmas Eve, Fat...her followed family tradition and told his children the legend of the Christmas Mouse. They loved hearing the story, almost as much as they loved receiving Christmas presents. The Legend of the Christmas Mouse is the first book in the Christmas Mouse Series and tells how the Christmas Mouse came to be. read more
A master storyteller is at work here. Urbano Salvati presents his latest book The Legend of the Wishing Pearl. In it, a beautiful ...young Japanese young girl named Orica lives in a small fishing village. Orica's heart is full of love and she adores everyone and everything around her. The story enfolds from when she was very young and loved her garden, to when she started school and had to learn to deal with bullies. The cherry blossom story is a famous Japanese fairy tale. As Orica grows up, she learns about the mysteries of the sea and why her father always gave thanks at the end of every fishing trip. She learns how to play the flute and enjoys playing for the dolphins on the beach. One day Orica learns of a sad and impossible situation. Because of her love for life and her act of kindness, she was presented the greatest gift of all: the sea. A wise old man explains to her the true story behind The Legend of the Wishing Pearl. Children will be transported to another time and place; that of an enchanting little Japanese village where love is king and miracles do happen. Author Bio: Born in Italy, Urbano Salvati currently resides in Las Vegas. Having worked as a chef and culinary educator for 40 years, he now delights young readers with his creative storytelling. He believes true happiness comes from love and from good food. "There is a certain magic about children's stories that I have always loved. I have always dreamed of beautifully written prose that will elicit in readers all of the best that our heart can produce." Publisher's website: http: //sbpra.com/UrbanoSalvati read more
The Legend of the Christmas Dachshund tells the story of a brave little dachshund named Jacob, who, after a long journey to the Mi...ddle East many centuries ago, finds himself part of a family of Bethlehem innkeepers. Besides being a companion for the innkeepers children, Jacobs main task is to keep mice and rats out of the stable. The story recounts the arrival of Mary and Joseph, the birth of a very special baby, and the visits of shepherds and wise men from the east, all under the watchful eyes of Jacob. In the middle of that first night, rats attempt to attack the baby and Jacob chases them away, becoming injured in the process. He limps to the manger, and in the presence of the baby Jesus, receives a miracle, creating a special memory Jacob will never forget and a Christmas legend that can now be told! read more
Everyone knows who hill-billys are, right? Well...these are an itty-bitty people called the Hill-Bitties! The Bittie family is cal...led upon to save an environmental home from themselves and many forest creatures. Can they save... read more
Long ago Beaver did not look like he does now. Yes, he had two very large front teeth, but his tail was not wide and flat. It was ...thick with silky fur. Vain Beaver is inordinately proud of his glorious tail. When he's not bragging about his tail, Beaver spends his time grooming it, while the other woodland creatures go about their business of finding food and shelter for their families. Eventually Beaver's boasting drives away his friends and he is left on his own. But when his tail is flattened in an accident (of his own making), Beaver learns to value its new shape and seeks to make amends with his friends. Based on an Ojibwe legend. read more
The Legend of Rami the Wolf is a true story about a captive born gray wolf that devoted her life as an Ambassador wolf to teaching... people the value of wolves and of returning them to the wilderness to restore a healthy ecosystem. The story is told from Rami's perspective; her thoughts and dreams. The story can be enjoyed by preschool children and read by young readers. It can open a discussion not only about wolves, but about the preservation of all wildlife, conservation of the habitat necessary for wildlife survival, and responsible stewardship of the natural resources of our planet. Elizabeth Upson Stanley lives in Connecticut. She holds Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in Human Services from New Hampshire College, with concentrations in Early Childhood Education and Community Counseling Psychology respectively. She founded and for thirty years was Director/teacher of Storybook Barn School; a nursery school for three to five year old children. Storybook Barn was the lab school for the Child Development Program at Briarwood College which she developed and then served as Program Director and associate professor for twenty-four years. read more
James Tierney not only creates animated characters from the movies, he also creates magical characters in his stories. Visit with... them in the magical land of Ack, see the Zaboom monkeys, the evil Wombats, Jennifer and the Chise Dragons. Fight alongside Brudie the Bold, be transported by a ferret named Shawn. The characters sound like of Irish folk tales, and the magical elements in the story will delight y oung people. The story's main charactger, Seamus, falls into a situation where he must go on a quest which he promises to fulfill. And there the story begins. It isthe first of many others in the magical land of Ack. read more
THIS 11 PAGE ARTICLE WAS EXTRACTED FROM THE BOOK: History of Freemasonry Part 1, by Albert G. Mackey. To purchase the entire book,... please order ISBN 0766134873. read more
This is a book for elementary school grades 2 and 3 students. After Lazy Bear kills a rattlesnake that had terrified the pioneers,... Lazy Bear is helped by a man who removes from his paw the rusty nail that had handicapped him.Sandy Kornheiser is now living in the Great Smoky Mountains of North Carolina having loved nature and wildlife her entire life. Sandy had previously taught math in South Florida for 37 years.Art by Doreyl Ammons Cain Doreyl's art is a celebration of life and her love of nature. Coming from a career in biological art, she enjoys exploring the endless forms of natural life. Painting in pastels, acrylics and mixed media on various surfaces, she creates commissioned art for books, public art, collectors and fine art prints. She believes that public art should be shared in communities to uplift the spirit and raise awareness of life's beauty. See her murals on muraltrail.com and her fine art at doreylart.com read more