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Join Mercer Mayer’s classic and beloved character, Little Critter®, on his snow day! Snow is piled high and school is cancelled. B...ut before Little Critter can build his snowman, he must help his sister wear her snow boots, his dad shovel the sidewalk, and Gator build a fort. Will Little Critter ever get to build a snowman?This 8x8 storybook about Little Critter’s fun-filled snow day is an exciting tale for fans old and new.  read more

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No one knows fancy like NancyNancy and Bree plan to celebrate the birth of their butterflies by throwing a fabulous soirée. (That'...s a fancy word for party!) From decorating the invitations to creating dazzling outfits, use this sticker book to help the girls pull off the most magnificent butterfly celebration ever! read more

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Join Mercer Mayer’s classic and beloved character, Little Critter®, this Christmas! He’s written a letter to Santa, helped his mom... bake cookies, decorated the tree, and much more! But will he get to meet Santa before Christmas is over? This 8x8 storybook is complete with gatefold flaps that readers can pull back to reveal the jolly spider, mouse, and frog on the pages of this holiday tale.  read more

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From beloved children’s book creator Crockett Johnson comes the timeless classic Harold and the Purple Crayon! This board book edi...tion features sturdy pages and is just the right size for young dreamers.One evening Harold decides to go for a walk in the moonlight. Armed only with an oversize purple crayon, young Harold draws himself a landscape full of wonder and excitement.Harold and his trusty crayon travel through woods and across seas and past dragons before returning to bed, safe and sound. Full of funny twists and surprises, this charming story shows just how far your imagination can take you. “A satisfying artistic triumph.” —Chris Van Allsburg, author-illustrator of The Polar Express read more

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Join Mercer Mayer’s classic and beloved character, Little Critter®, at a haunted house party for Halloween!This 8x8 storybook is c...omplete with gatefold flaps that readers can pull back to reveal the monsters, mummies, and skeletons that lurk in the shadows!Little Critter and Little Sister dress in fun costumes, bob for apples, play pin the broom on the witch, and much more. There are plenty of surprises to be had, even if some of them are just a little spooky!  read more

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Help Batman fight crime in this fun, action-packed reusable sticker book. But beware! Gotham's most dangerous villains are lurking... around every corner . . . KAPOW! read more

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Harold's trek through the alphabet is now in board book format!Go on an alphabet adventure from A to Z with Harold and his purple ...crayon! This story of letters and imagination is now available as a board book—just the right size for little ones who are learning their ABCs!This beloved classic makes a perfect edition for home or classroom libraries who already own the Harold and the Purple Crayon board book or any of Harold's other timeless stories. read more

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From Eric Carle, the New York Times bestselling creator of beloved books including The Very Hungry Caterpillar and The Grouchy Lad...ybug, comes From Head to Toe, a colorful and energetic board book that will have young readers clapping their hands, stomping their feet, and wiggling their toes! Giraffes can bend their necks, monkeys can wave their hands, and donkeys can kick their legs. And so can you! Throughout this interactive board book, the animals of From Head to Toe invite young readers to copy their antics as they play.Through Carle’s vibrant collages and simple instructions, children will learn the importance of listening, exercising, and taking on a new challenge. Join the giraffes, monkeys, donkeys, seals, and more for a frolicking, fun adventure! read more

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From kittens to cows to bowls of mush, the familiar images from his father's illustrations in Goodnight Moon inspired Thacher Hurd... to create Goodnight Moon 123.The same comforting images find new expression in this counting companion to the classic bedtime book, now available in a board book edition.And don't miss a second sweet companion concept book, Goodnight Moon ABC! read more

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From beloved children’s book creator Crockett Johnson comes the timeless classic Harold and the Purple Crayon!One evening Harold d...ecides to go for a walk in the moonlight. Armed only with an oversize purple crayon, young Harold draws himself a landscape full of wonder and excitement.Harold and his trusty crayon travel through woods and across seas and past dragons before returning to bed, safe and sound. Full of funny twists and surprises, this charming story shows just how far your imagination can take you. “A satisfying artistic triumph.” —Chris Van Allsburg, author-illustrator of The Polar Express read more

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New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman spins a tale of wonder, dark secrets, and bravery that inspired the new 3-D stop-mot...ion animated picture!When coraline explores her new home, she finds a door. through the door is another house just like her own...except that it's different. It's a marvelous adventure until Coraline discovers that there's also another mother and another father in the house. They want Coraline to be their little girl and they want to keep her forever! Coraline must use all of her wits and every ounce of her courage to save herself and return home. read more

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In a great green room, tucked away in bed, is a little bunny. "Goodnight room, goodnight moon." And to all the familiar things in ...the softly lit room—to the picture of the three little bears sitting on chairs, to the clocks and his socks, to the mittens and the kittens, to everything one by one—the little bunny says goodnight.In this classic of children's literature, beloved by generations of readers and listeners, the quiet poetry of the words and the gentle, lulling illustrations combine to make a perfect book for the end of the day. read more

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Little Critter has a musical hobby . . . and it's noisy! He's excited about his new drums, and this means playing them everywhere.... But Little Critter soon realizes that he might need just a few more lessons before he's ready for his own rock-and-roll band! read more

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When Little Critter breaks his leg in a soccer game, he has to make his first trip to the hospital. Follow brave Little Critter as... he rides in an ambulance, meets the doctor, and gets his first X-ray and his first cast. read more

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NARNIA...the land beyond the wardrobe, the secret country known only to Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy...the place where the adven...ture begins. read more

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Join Mercer Mayer’s classic and beloved character, Little Critter®, for a sleepover on Grandma and Grandpa’s farm!From milking the... cows to picking blueberries and baking a pie for the County Fair contest, there’s so much to see and do. Little Critter even adds a secret ingredient to his pie. But will it be enough to make it a winner?This 8x8 storybook will resonate with readers young and old with its humorous and heart-filled story. read more

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Don’t let his name fool you! Little Critter® is a big boy who can take care of things himself! So when he decides he wants to go c...amping, he can set the site, pitch the tent, and cook his meal . . . with help from Mom and Dad, of course. Little Critter just has to remember one thing: no matter how big you get, help from Mom and Dad goes a long way. read more

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MAMA MAMAFor babies just entering the world,this comforting poem affirms the special bond between mothersand babies everywhere.

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Read along as the clever billy goats Gruff outwit a very hungry troll.

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Starro the Conqueror has set his sights on ruling Earth . . . starting at the White House! With the president and his secret servi...ce agents under the cosmic control of this evil alien starfish, it's up to Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman to bring an end to Starro's plans for intergalactic domination. read more

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At school, Little Critter learns all about having a healthy lifestyle—from a balanced diet and the food pyramid to exercises that ...keep him in shape. Now Little Critter can showhis family how to stay fit and have fun doing it! read more

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Stay tuned for a brand-new show coming in winter 2018 to PBS Kids: Pinkalicious & Peterrific!Join Pinkalicious as she celebrates C...hristmas in New York Times bestselling author and artist Victoria Kann’s Pinkalicious: Merry Pinkmas!—complete with poster, cards, and sticker sheet!This year Pinkalicious has decided she wants a bright pink artificial Christmas tree. But Mommy and Daddy immediately say no—the Pinkertons always get real trees for the holidays. Despite Pinkalicious’s begging and pleading, each family member has a different objection: real trees smell better; it’s tradition; and there is definitely no room to store a big pink tree in the house after Christmas! Pinkalicious is disappointed, but she tries to put on her best cheerful face. Then, the day before Christmas, Mommy and Daddy surprise Pinkalicious by coming home with a gorgeously pink artificial tree and Pinkalicious is delighted! It’s pinkatastic!  read more

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Ramona's job is to be nice to fussy Mrs. Kemp, who watches her while her mother works. If Mrs. Quimby didn't work, Mr. Quimby coul...dn't return to college. On top of all that, third grade isn't turning out as Ramona expected, even though she enjoys her class's new reading program, D.E.A.R. Danny the Yard Ape teases her, and, on one horrible day, she throws up—at school. Being eight isn't easy, but it's never dull! read more

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When Cheetah pounces on Gotham, she teams up with the city's own meowing menace, Catwoman. Together, they paw some of the world's ...most valuable jewels. Can Batman and Wonder Woman cage these flea-ridden felons before they slink away? read more

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Cheep cheep cheep! What does it take to get little Chickies to sleep? Meet the Chickies in their very first padded board book! Wit...h engaging rhymes, endearing illustrations, and a soft padded cover, these books are perfect for babies and toddlers to enjoy. Young readers will love to fall asleep along with the Chickies! read more

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Gotham's most dangerous criminals are on the loose! After the Joker breaks out the city's nastiest villains from Arkham Asylum, Ba...tman must act fast to locate the inmates and return them to custody. With Robin at his side, can Batman stop each and every one of these evildoers before it's too late? read more

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It's as easy as waving bye-bye!Babies have a lot to say, even before they can actually speak familiar animal names like "dog" and ..."bunny." Baby Signs are simple gestures that allow babies and toddlers to communicate what they see, what they need, and even how they feel. Research has shown that Baby Signs decrease frustration and tantrums and help your baby talk sooner.When to begin: When your child starts to wave bye-bye.How to do it: Show your baby the sign and point to the picture. Always say the word as you make the sign.Improvise: Make up your own signs -- your baby probably will too! read more

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From kittens to cows to bowls of mush, the familiar images from his father's illustrations in Goodnight Moon inspired Thacher Hurd... to create Goodnight Moon 123.The same comforting images find new expression in this counting companion to the classic bedtime book, now available in a lap edition meant for sharing.And don't miss a second sweet companion concept book, Goodnight Moon ABC! read more

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Who stole the cookies from the cookie jar? Piggy stole the cookies from the cookie jar!Who Me?Yes, you!Couldn't be!Then Who?Was it... Piggy, Kitty, Bunny, Dog, or Mouse? They each have a motiveA of them love cookies--but no one wants to take the blame for this cookie caper. Play along by pulling the interactive tab on each page, and see if you can figure out whose hand is in the cookie jar! read more

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It's time to say goodnight, and on each soft page of this classic bedtime book, the quiet words and pictures will lull a child to ...sleep. read more

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Peanut butter and pickle sandwiches.Popcorn and candy at the movies.And burgers and shakes to end the day . . .Just leave it to Li...ttle Critter to take careof things while Mom and Dad are away! read more

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Join Mercer Mayer’s classic and beloved character, Little Critter®, for his class’s Valentine’s Day celebration!This 8x8 storybook... is complete with gatefold flaps for readers to pull back and discover all the fun Valentine’s Day surprisesFrom decorating the classroom with hearts to eating cupcakes and making Valentine’s Day mailboxes, Little Critter is having the best day ever. He’s even making an extra-special card for an extra-special valentine!  read more

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This new collection features seven of your favorite Little Critter stories! Join Little Critteras he enters the school science fai...r, builds his own growing machine, trains for a big race, enjoys a snowy day, becomes the captain of a tugboat, drives a dump truck, and spends a weekend with Grandma and Grandpa. When Little Critter is your friend, even the most ordinary day can turn into an adventure! read more

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Superman, Wonder Woman, and the president have been captured by the evil alien Brainiac, who has shrunk Superman and the president... to a super-small size. Trapped on the villain's spaceship, the Super Heroes must combine their amazing powers to defeat their larger-than-life foe! read more

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Little Critter® has so many ideas about what he can bring in for Show and Share. But with so many options, it may be hard to make ...a decision! What will he choose? read more

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Join the Berenstain Bears in an exciting new lift-the-flap adventure!On a snowy day, Bear Country becomes a winter wonderland. The...re are almost too many fun things for a couple of cubs to do! Brother and Sister Bear go ice-skating, sledding, skiing, and more—but what Brother Bear really wants to do is have a snowball fight! Join the Berenstains as they enjoy a wonderful winter’s day! read more

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Brother Bear and Sister Bear love to ride their skateboards. When their usual skating park closes, the only place left to ride is ...a neighborhood spot where helmets are not the fashion! Will Brother and Sister forget Mama's advice about putting safety first? read more

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When everyone wakes up a bit grumpy, the mood in the Bear house is anything but happy. As the Bear family learns, though, sometime...s laughter is all it takes to hug and make up! read more

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Papa Bear and the cubs are having some trouble with chores—they don't want to do them! When they decide to take a break from clean...ing, Mama Bear plays along. But what will happen when the mess builds up . . . and up . . . and up? read more

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Christmas is just around the corner, and everyone in the Bear family wants to help decorate the tree! Includes thirteen flaps that... open to reveal hidden holiday surprises. read more

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Ahoy, beary! Join the Berenstain Bears as they embark on a high seas adventure full of cannonballs, scallywags, and—of course—trea...sure in this low-cost paperback format! X marks the spot for Captain Cub, Brown Bear the Pirate, and Honey Bones on the isle of their imagination.The Berenstain Bears Pirate Adventure is another exciting addition to the classic New York Times bestselling series. read more

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In a rhythmic text with striking pictures, Byron Barton retells the classic fairytale of the three bears and a little girl named G...oldilocks. Barton's simple words, bold images, and imaginative use of color have made his many picture books perennial favorites with very young children. Young readers will love the rhythmic refrain throughout the story.Supports the Common Core State Standards read more

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"Once upon a time, a very long time ago, Winnie-the-Pooh lived in a forest…"The world of Pooh is a world of enchantment. It is a w...orld forever fixed in the minds and hearts of countless children -- a world where Winnie-the-Pooh and his friends Piglet, Eeyore, Tigger, Kanga and the others share unforgettable adventures with Christopher Robin.Winnie-the-Pooh is filled with delight: Pooh goes hunting with Piglet, celebrates Eeyore's birthday, and accompanies Christopher Robin and the others on an "Expotition" to the North Pole. Through it all, Pooh remains the whimsical philosopher and staunch friend, captivating children as he has for generations. read more

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When Brother and Sister visit the Bearsonian Museum, they luck out. A real dinosaur dig is taking place! What sort of fossils will... they find? A Stegosaurus? A Spinosaurus? The mighty Tyrannosaurus rex? Dig in with the Berenstain Bears and find out! read more

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Join the Berenstain Bears on a fun Easter lift-the-flap adventure!On Easter morning, the cubs find the best surprise of all in the...ir Easter basket: a tiny baby bunny. When the Bear family goes on an Easter egg hunt, the bunny has an idea of its own. It wants to find other Easter babies!Join Brother, Sister, and the baby Easter bunny as they explore flower patches, leafy bushes, and even Farmer Ben's chicken coop in search of spring babies. Flaps on each page open to reveal a different animal family hiding underneath! read more

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Celebrate graduation day with the Berenstain Bears! It's the end of the school year and Bear Country School is holding a graduatio...n ceremony for all the students. This year, Brother and Sister will get to wear a cap and gown—and get a diploma. But what about Honey Bear? Will she be able to join in on the fun? Read along as the Berenstain Bears learn about the true meaning of the end of the school year.The Berenstain Bears books have been loved by generations, and with well-known characters and beautiful illustrations, this 8x8 picture book is a perfect gift for young graduates. read more

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With Mother's Day only a week away, Brother and Sister Bear are looking for the perfect present for Mama.  After all, Mama Bear is... always there for her cubs!  When Brother scrapes his knees, Mama is there with bear hugs and kisses.  When Sister needs help with her homework, Mama always lends a helping paw.  So what can the cubs possibly do to show their mom how much they love her? read more

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It's Valentine's Day at the Bear Country School, and Teacher Jane's class is having a party!In this fun lift-the-flap story, join ...Sister Bear and her friends as they share lots of special messages. Lift the flap to see what each valentine says. "Good for reading on Valentine's Day in the classroom or to give as a Valentine's gift," commented Carly Reagan in Children's Literature.   read more

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It’s Christmas morning, and Santa has left the Berenstain Bears a special gift—a nutcracker! At first the cubs are more interested... in their new video game, electronic toy, and Bearbie movie. But when they put the presents away and put their imaginations to use, the fun really starts. Join the Bears as they act out their own version of The Nutcracker! read more

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Who's been sleeping in Baby Bear's bed? In a rhythmic text with striking pictures, Byron Barton retells the classic fairytale of t...he three bears and a little girl named Goldilocks. This sturdy board book edition is not too big, not too small, but just right for toddlers.Accompanied by bold and vibrant colored paintings, Barton's story includes the rhythmic refrain children love to hear.Supports the Common Core State Standards read more