A hat that can tip itself. A suitcase that opens and turns into a bathtub. A pair of protective eyeglasses for chickens. These are just three of the hundreds of unusual inventions that people have dreamed up over the last two centuries. Some, such as the mustache guard, made perfect sense when they first appeared. Others were considered just plain silly. Jim Murphy has compiled a collection of the weirdest and wackiest inventions and presented them in a quiz that is Murphy has compiled a collection of the weirdest and wackiest inventions and presented them in a quiz that is challenging and fun.Simple, clear explanations are provided on how the inventions worked or failed to work. Now for the first time in paperback, and chock-full of nearly one hundred color illustrations of these crazy creations, this is the perfect gift for any child interested in science and invention.… read more
What's better than combining bath time and playtime? How about adding these bath toys in the mix. They make bathtime a breeze!
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.
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 tubs and toys to soaps and shampoos, here's what your baby needs for a fun and soothing bathtime routine.
Give them the best snow day ever with winter weather toys that spark their creativity, equip them for snow battles, and captivate their imaginations.
Originally touted as a tool to help kids stay calm and focused, the fidget spinner quickly took off as one of the most sought-after toys of the year. While your kids are probably very familiar with the standard spinners, these unique fidget spinners will catch their attention and make the perfect gift.
Home is where the heart is, but it's also where crawling babies and curious tots can cause serious injury to themselves. Keep your little one safe with baby proofing gear such baby gates, child monitors, safety locks and guards, and pacifiers and teethers, that are specially designed for children's safety.
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.
Your kids will love this wearable tech, and you'll love that they're able to build healthier habits with these fun fitness and activity trackers.
Acquiring all the products needed to care for your children can be expensive and overwhelming. But you can make the experience a lot less stressful for yourself and your family with quality tools and toys that can be used for all your children.
Let your kids unwrap our favorite tech toys for this holiday season. The tech-savvy kiddo in your life will be all smiles.
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.
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.
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Super Submarines follows the animal crew as they become sailors. Sink below the waves with the crew, explore the ocean depths, and... learn how to navigate with sonar! Each page is filled with details that machine-mad kids will love: periscopes, submersibles, deepsea creatures, and much more!From airplanes to fire engines, the internationally bestselling Amazing Machines series is the perfect way for children to learn about all sorts of vehicles! Each book introduces a new vehicle and the many jobs it can do. Bright, engaging artwork and simple, rhyming text combine to make these fantastic books for young children. Kids will love getting to know the friendly, animal characters who feature throughout the series and reading about their fast-paced adventures! read more
Mythological Adventures: Dragons will take you on an amazing journey to encounter these legendary creatures.Mythological Adventure...s: Dragons offers a unique learning experience for kids as they get the chance to meet different dragons face-to-face. They'll have fun learning while they encounter Western and Eastern dragons—large and small, gentle and fierce—with vibrant illustrations and fascinating facts. Then, kids can build a diorama of their very own and add to the fantastical world of dragons. - This unique kit includes a book full of colorful illustrations and intriguing facts about dragons, plus 3-D animal models and a diorama with reusable stickers. -Explore the world of dragons and learn everything you need to know about these mythological creatures. Mythological Adventures: Dragons will take you on an amazing journey to discover the secrets of dragon lore. read more
Rats! They're everywhere: in the breadbins, dancing across tabletops, stealing pies from under the cooks' noses. So what does ever...y town need? A good Piper to lure them away. That's where Maurice comes in. But he's only a cat - albeit one that talks - so although he has the ideas, he needs rats and someone to play the pipe. Who better than the kid to play the pipe? And Dangerous Beans and Peaches. And Hamnpork (who doesn't really like what's been happening since The Change: all a rat leader needs is to be big and stroppy - thinking is just not his thing). Then they arrive in Bad Blintz which is suffering a plague of rats and find there are NO other rats anywhere (though the two resident rat-catchers seem to have plenty of tails to show, at 50 pence each). Someone else has ideas, and Maurice is not pleased... read more
Kids will be enticed to look up from the screen and pick up a pencil with these quirky activities. Draft texts between yourself an...d a werewolf, learn weird trivia and play a gross edition of Would You Rather. Grab a friend and learn games like Weird Telephone and Mind Your P's and Q's. Or just take two blank pages and see how much of the page you can fill without the lines crossing. Complete with quizzes, puzzles and games infused with "ewww" factor, The Weird, Wacky and Unusual Activity Book offers hours of wireless fun." read more
Children will love using their imaginations as they play with the Smart Lab Contraption Lab Science Experiment Kit. The Weird and ...Wacky Lab includes objects that children can use to form fun contraptions. This fun children science kit allows young scientists to mix and match pieces for unlimited building possibilities. The Weird and Wacky Contraption Lab helps build skills, such as problem solving, strategy building, testing and experimentation. The Smart Lab Contraption Lab Science Experiment Kit is ideal for children ages 8 and up.Smart Lab Contraption Lab Science Experiment Kit:Cannon with flying pigOre carPlunger leverToiletChicken coopWavy track2 curved tracks4 long tracks6 short tracks2 gearsWavy stairsSteam pipeBoot and hand leverTrashcanHook-and-loop backer board with stand read more
Standing over two feet tall, the Weird and Wacky Contraption Lab has 60 mix-and-match pieces to build an unlimited amount of contr...aptions. Kids can dream up crazy courses, then build and test them using this easy-to-construct Velcro-like system. read more
Love Weird But True? Get ready for even more wacky fun, where YOU get to illustrate just how bizarre our world can be. Discover am...azing weird facts and then doodle, draw, or color away right on the page. Did you know that there's a company that makes pants for dogs? Can you design the best doggie duds? Did you know that some spiders spin webs longer than two city buses? That might make for a sticky situation in your doodles. Enhance your wacky masterpieces with 150 fun stickers included in the book. Let your creativity run wild for hours on end in this perfect boredom-buster for rainy days, car rides, or any time. read more
Standing over two feet tall, the Weird & Wacky Contraption Lab has mix-and-match pieces to build an unlimited amount of contraptio...ns. Kids can use the guide or dream up crazy courses, then build and test them using an easy-to-construct hook-and-loop system. Gravity, momentum, and velocity are observed as kids experiment with gears, levers, and more. From SmartLab. Includes: read more
In The Totally Ninja Raccoons Meet the Weird & Wacky Werewolf, the Ninja Raccoons continue their ninja training, learn teamwork, a...nd meet a creature of legend, a werewolf. The Ninja Raccoons decide to track and catch the werewolf for the prize offered for capturing such a creature. Will the Raccoons succeed in their mission? Are friends more important than money? Do werewolves taste good with hot sauce? There are more things in heaven and earth than these three brothers ever dreamed. Cats are trying to take over the world; monsters are real; and Chinese food really will make you hungry soon after you eat it. It's up to the Ninja Raccoons to do something about it. read more
5512226 Features: -Contraption Lab Kit.-Contains hook and loop backer board with stand.-Unlimited configurations.-Develops skills ...of the scientific method- inquiry, hypothesis and testing. Includes: -Includes components such as cannon with flying pig, ore car, two curved tracks, four long tracks, six short tracks, two gears, wavy track and stairs.-Also includes plunger lever, steam pipe, toilet, chicken coop, boot-and-hand lever and trashcan. read more
The final adventure in bestselling author Patrick Carman's delightfully wacky Floors trilogy!FORMAT: 5 CDs, UnabridgedNARRATOR: Je...sse BernsteinTaking mystery and adventure to the next level.It's not every day that a hotel loses its top floor. Then again, the Whippet Hotel is no stranger to wackiness. So when the entire floor is hoisted into the night sky by a nearly invisible airship, Leo and Remi know they're in for the ride of their lives. But little do the boys know just how amazing their voyage will become. They are headed to the field of wacky inventions, where they will have to compete against a number of foes for an incredible prize. It will take all of Leo and Remi's bravery, skill, and burping power to decode the outrageous puzzles hidden among the floors of Merganzer D. Whippet's newest and most peculiar construction. But they must -- because if they don't, they'll lose their beloved Whippet Hotel forever. read more
Kids will be enticed to look up from the screen and pick up a pencil with these weird, wacky, and sometimes disgusting activities.... Draft texts between yourself and a werewolf, learn weird trivia, draw bodies for monster heads and monster heads for their bodies, and play a gross edition of Would You Rather. Grab a friend and learn how to play games like Weird Telephone and Mind Your P's and Q's. Or just take two blank pages and see how much of the page you can fill without the lines crossing. Complete with quizzes, puzzles, games, and doodles infused with "ewww" factor, Weird Quizzes, Wacky Games and Disturbing Doodles offers hours of entertainment. read more
Cartooning is celebrated as an art form by artists of all ages for its expressive, silly, and often exaggerated nature. Now young ...artists can join in on the fun with the relatable, quality instruction in Walter Foster's new Cartooning for Kids series. As the premiere title in the series, Crazy, Zany Cartoon Characters teaches young artists-in-training how to take their drawing skills from enthusiastic doodler to ace cartoonist through a series of engaging, easy-to-follow step-by-step cartooning projects. Children will learn the specific elements of cartooning, including how to exaggerate features, draw silly expressions, and create over-the-top gestures, as well as how to draw a variety of humorous animals and unique characters. They'll even learn how to develop and draw their own original cartoons. Featuring a variety of subjects, including quirky people and whimsical animals, as well as fantasy creatures, robots, and space aliens, Crazy, Zany Cartoon Characters provides the essential concepts for drawing in a true cartooning style. Projects start with simple shapes, such as a circle or an oval. Each step builds upon the previous and progresses to a finished final color artwork. Along the way, tips and tricks from a professional artist and illustrator are included to guide children in their artistic efforts, making this book an experience that is sure to create a new favorite pastime. read more
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NECA is proud to announce our second clothed action figure tribute to legendary musician “Weird Al” Yankovic! We now begin to cele...brate some of his most iconic song parodies, starting with “White and Nerdy,” which was Al’s first single to go Platinum,... read more
NECA is proud to announce our second clothed action figure tribute to legendary musician “Weird Al” Yankovic! We now begin to cele...brate some of his most iconic song parodies, starting with “White and Nerdy,” which was Al’s first single to go Platinum, selling more than a million copies. The figure wears fabric clothing based on the music video and features all new head and hand sculpts. It’s fully poseable and stands 8” tall. Comes in collector-friendly window box packaging. read more
This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we kno...w it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work.As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant. read more
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Just how wacky can a Wednesday get?! With shoes on the wall tortoises in trees pigs without legs and teachers on roller skates chi...ldren will have lots of fun counting all the wacky things they can find on each spread of this entertaining book. With his unique combination of hilarious stories zany pictures and riotous rhymes Dr. Suess has been delighting young children and helping them learn to read for over fifty years. Creator of the wonderfully anarchic Cat in the Hat and ranked among the UK's top ten favourite children's authors Dr. Seuss is a global best-seller with over 650 million books sold worldwide. As part of a major rebrand programme HarperCollins is relaunching Dr. Seuss's best-selling books. In response to consumer demand bright new cover designs incorporate much-needed guidance on reading levels. The standard paperbacks divide into three reading strands - Blue Back Books for parents to share with young children Green Back Books for budding readers to tackle on their own and Yellow Back Books for older more fluent readers to enjoy. This is a Green Back book. read more
A talking watch. An overcoat for two people. A pair of training pants for poodles. In his companion to Weird & Wacky Inventions, J...im Murphy shows kids some additional baffling and utterly silly inventions in the form of a guessing game that is both challenging and fun. What is a finger-supporting device used for? Did the talking watch ever become available for sale in stores? What on earth is a beard grinder?Now for the first time in paperback, with full-color illustrations throughout, Baffling & Bizarre Inventions offers a glimpse into the life of inventorsboth good and bad! Whether it’s a device for shaping the upper lip or a life preserver for horses, this parade of unusual inventions is a real treat for trivia lovers, budding artists, and any kid who has an interest in science and inventions. read more
Funko Wacky Racers Wacky Races Lil Gruesome Vinyl Figure
Funko Wacky Racers Wacky Races Lil Gruesome Vinyl Figure
Spark creative play with Little Tikes Wacky Wash! As they go through the constant air inflatable, kids will be soaked by twin spra...y heads and the spinning fabric strips. Tikes can use the soap bubble maker and spray hose for more sudsy fun. Water,... read more
Wacky teething Ring by Nuby features three unique teething surfaces that assist in the eruption of teeth by gently massaging your ...infant's gums. Each of the three surfaces is designed to target the different stages of teething. The first surface is Skin Soft Silicone uniquely developed for beginning teethers. Silicone bristles gently massage tender gums and aids in the eruption of first teeth. The next surface introduces greater pressure with large teething surfaces to aid in eruption of new teeth. The third surface is the firmest offering greatest pressure and assistance in this stage of teething. We also made the Wacky Teething Ring easy for your baby to hold and sized it for maximum effectiveness. Soft, colorful fabric crinkles with baby's touch. All Nuby products are made of safe, durable materials and are 100 percent BPA-free. read more