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Dover Publications Masterworks Creative Haven Modern Tattoo Designs is specifically designed for more experienced colorists. This ...series presents highly detailed illustrations based on today's most popular and sophisticated scenes. Pages are perforated for easy removal and display. This book contains 31 designs to color. Printed on one side only of premium quality paper. Softcover 34 pages. Enter into a racy world of tattoo art with these edgy, imaginative renditions of flowers, dragons, skulls, hearts, wild animals, angels and other creatures of fantasy and nature. Designed by an accomplished tattoo artist, the full-page illustrations form a stunning array of images to color. Specially designed for experienced colorists, Creative Haven coloring books offer an escape to a world of inspiration and artistic fulfillment. Published Year: 2013. ISBN 978-0-486-49326-8. Made in USA. read more

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Here's a volume that lets youngsters share in the holiday festivities by creating their own inexpensive collection of "stained gla...ss" artwork. Eight familiar, ready-to-be-colored images — each boldly outlined in black — include a toy soldier, jack-in-the-box, Santa's face, Christmas tree, snowman, stocking, full-length Santa, and a large beribboned bell. Perfect for hanging in windows, on lampshades, and on Christmas trees, these delightful motifs can be colored with a variety of materials (crayons, felt-tip pens, paints) to create translucent designs that produce a lovely stained glass effect when hung near light. read more

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Eight boldly outlined drawings depict a "whiskered" catfish, exotic angelfish, swordtail, guppy, neon tetra, pearl gourami, marble...d hatchetfish, and Siamese fighting fish. Simply fill in these artistic miniatures with almost any coloring medium, hang in a window or near a source of light and watch these lovely creatures glow. read more

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Eight fairyland princesses with long tresses and garbed in flowing gowns come to life with a touch of color and a source of bright... life. Apply hues of your choice to dainty sprites clutching a rose, holding a feathered friend, gently treading among water lilies, and simply posing prettily. These lovely young ladies in their flowing gowns will add a charming accent to any room. After you finish coloring in the pictures, place them in a window for a stained glass effect. read more

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Produce a dazzling display of Mesozoic monsters with this fascinating collection created for young dinosaur fans. Just the right s...ize for little hands and printed on special translucent paper, the clearly outlined illustrations in this stained glass coloring book include the long-necked Apatosaurus (also known as Brontosaurus), a flying Rhamphorhynchus, the triple-horned Triceratops, a bony-plated Stegosaurus, and four other prehistoric reptiles. Color the fearsome fellows in natural earth tones or in bright, imaginative shades; then hang in a window or near any source of light to produce a dazzling display of creatures from the distant past. read more

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Adventurous girls, rendered in the popular manga style, are the stars of this original coloring book. More than 40 full-page image...s depict a pirate, rock star, witch, and other fetching fantasy figures. Author Mark Schmitz, a master of the genre, includes instructional pages on how to draw manga. Ages 7 and up. read more

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How many different designs can you make from one pattern? That's up to you. Just by changing color schemes in this unusual colorin...g book, you can emphasize different shapes. The striking collection has 30 geometric patterns to pick from: lattices, interlocking shapes, zigzags, optical illusions, brickwork patterns, and other eye-catchers. Color all or just parts of each crisp, black-and-white design to create your own attention-getting compositions. read more

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Find out who's who at the zoo and bring a herd of prehistoric creatures to life! Kids can connect the dots of more than 50 puzzles... to meet modern-day wildlife, from a towering elephant to a dainty cockatoo. They'll also encounter fierce predators and gentle herbivores from the age of dinosaurs. read more

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Set in a dreamy landscape of stylized patterns, this garden party buzzes with life. Whimsical and wild images of birds, frogs, bug...s, and other creatures populate flowery fields that pulse with psychedelic energy. Colorists of all ages will be enchanted with these 30 full-page illustrations and their creative coloring possibilities. read more

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These 27 images of legendary freebooters range from Artemisia, a commander in the ancient Persian navy of Xerxes, to Huang P'ei-me...i, a twentieth-century Chinese pirate who headed a force of more than 50,000 cutthroats. Pirate queens throughout the ages include Scandinavian, Irish, French, Moroccan, Chinese, and English women — all accurately depicted in full regalia, armed with pistols and swords. read more

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No mythic creature has captured imaginations quite like Frankenstein's monster. Now, horror fans can color Mary Shelley's immortal... story with this spine-tingling graphic novel. Each page features multiple panels and an abridged text that tells the tale of a ghastly, ungodly experiment that goes horribly wrong. read more

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Pat Nixon was the first First Lady to wear pants in public, Frances Cleveland was the youngest First Lady, and Jackie Kennedy won ...an Emmy! Loaded with fascinating facts about all of the presidents' wives, this book features 46 amusing caricatures to color, plus educational and entertaining captions. Suitable for ages 8 and up. read more

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In this two-in-one coloring book, numbers and letters are teamed with rib-tickling illustrations: an octopus for 8, a witch for W.... Children can also separate the 24 pages from the book at the perforations and tape them together to form a pair of 32 x 32 wall posters. They're a great way to remind little ones about their ABCs and 123s. read more

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The arts and crafts developed and practiced by the Indian peoples of North America varied widely among tribes of different geograp...hical regions. Each tribe used the resources at hand — wood, stone, shell, bone, and other materials — to develop a craft technology that suited the needs of its people.This carefully researched and informative book contains 39 detailed, accurately rendered illustrations (including 5 double-page spreads) that depict various North American Indian peoples engaged in typical craft activities. Ideal for coloring, the images show Native Americans building a Seminole house of palmetto leaves, making drums, constructing a bark canoe, painting tribal history on teepee coverings, making and painting ceramic pots, carving totem poles, making masks, tomahawks and clothing; weaving rugs and blankets, preparing hides, silversmithing and much more.Extensive, fact-filled captions accompany the illustrations, making this an excellent educational resource as well as an entertaining coloring book. read more

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"It always seems impossible till it's done," declared Nelson Mandela, a prominent leader in South Africa's struggle against aparth...eid. This coloring book portrays his remarkable life, from boyhood to his work with the African National Congress, his imprisonment, his election as the country's first black president, and his role as an ambassador of peace and unity. read more

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This exciting coloring book introduces youngsters to a fleet of freight-hauling vehicles and other trucks. Pint-sized drivers can ...have fun identifying 26 different conveyances while they color realistic and accurately detailed drawings of a long line of motorized means of transport.From a sturdy little mail truck — a familiar sight on city streets and country lanes — to the giant 18-wheelers that thunder down the highways, this appealing volume invites colorists to bring to life a parade of familiar vehicles: Street Sweeper; Garbage Truck; Dump Truck; Ice Cream Truck; Tow Truck; Steam Roller; Fire Engine; Cement Mixer; Cherry Picker; Moving Van; Snowplow; Delivery Van; Refrigerated Milk Truck; Earth Mover; Car Carrier; Bulldozer; and ten others.Individual vehicles are set against appropriate backgrounds and informative captions accompany each illustration. read more

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Fast, flashy, and powerful, "muscle" cars were big, mass-produced American sports cars with lots of horsepower. For this unique co...loring book, award-winning illustrator Bruce LaFontaine has expertly rendered 44 of these dynamic, legendary cars, down to the smallest detail. Among the models included here — shown against a variety of commercial and residential backdrops — are these memorable vehicles: 1962 Ford Thunderbird, 1964 Corvette Stingray, 1968 Chevy Impala SS 427, 1969 Chevy Camaro Z/28, 1969 AMC Rambler Scrambler, 1969 Shelby Cobra Mustang GT-500, 1969 Firebird Trans Am, 1970 Ford Torino Cobra, 1970 Dodge Challenger R/T, 1971 Mustang Boss 351, 1973 Buick Riviera, 1974 Firebird Trans Am, and 32 other exciting models. Informative captions, with facts and statistics for each car, complete an exciting collection that will delight coloring book enthusiasts as well as "muscle car" fans. read more

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It's hard to imagine the history of transportation without trucks — pickups, tankers, tractor-trailers, logging trucks, tow trucks..., flat-beds, delivery vans — trucks of all shapes and sizes, carrying the cargo, hauling the freight, transporting every imaginable kind of goods all over the world.Now truck lovers and coloring book fans can enjoy this ready-to-color convoy of vintage (and modern) trucks, ranging from a 1904 Oldsmobile light delivery car to a 1995 Ford Explorer sport utility vehicle. Forty-one meticulously detailed illustrations, including four double-page spreads, depict such mechanical marvels as a Ford Model T closed cab delivery truck (1913), a GMC tractor with sleeper cab (1932), a Chevrolet half-ton pickup truck (1939), a Dodge Ram 528 "Retriever" tow truck (1985) and many more.Coloring book enthusiasts and anyone interested in the exciting history of trucks will welcome this pictorial parade, complete with an informative introduction and identifying captions, of a long line of freight-haulers and service vehicles. read more

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Hans Christian Andersen's beloved classic about a little mermaid who falls in love with a handsome young prince comes vividly to l...ife in this captivating coloring book. The perennially popular tale, presented complete and unabridged, is enhanced by Thea Kliros's engaging ready-to-color line drawings.Thirty-one large and imaginatively drawn illustrations (including many two-page spreads) depict the magical world of the Sea King and his six lovely mermaid daughters. Youngsters are invited to color the littlest mermaid and her beloved garden of deep-sea plant and animal life, the splendid turreted palace of the young prince, the dark domain of the grotesque and evil sea witch, and much more.Young readers will thrill to this enchanting story and its belief in the victory of goodness and virtue over evil. Best of all, they can have hours of fun bringing their own ideas of color and hue to Hans Christian Andersen’s time-honored tale. read more

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Thirty beautiful, realistic illustrations of the popular national park's flora and fauna in natural settings include ravens, coyot...es, pumas, mule deer, lizards, yucca blossoms, and other plants and creatures. Captions provide informative details about the region's wildlife and vegetation. read more

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Bring these fanciful black-and-white illustrations to colorful life! Thirty enchanting drawings depict highlights from such timele...ss tales as "Puss in Boots," "The Ugly Duckling," "Sleeping Beauty," "Hansel and Gretel," "Cinderella," "The Little Mermaid," "Rapunzel," "Little Red Riding Hood," "Rumpelstiltskin," "The Princess and the Pea," and many other classics. read more

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Youngsters and Wild West fans of all ages get a taste of exciting rodeo action with these 25 ready-to-color illustrations.Action-p...acked drawings depict calf ropers going after a speedy target, rodeo clowns doing their important job of distracting a dangerous bull, trick riders atop galloping steeds, broncobusters attempting to ride wild horses, and other exciting rodeo acts. read more

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From the terrifying Headless Horseman of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow to Frankenstein's ghastly monster, this coloring book depicts... characters and episodes from more than two dozen well-known thrillers. Featured vignettes include dramatic moments from Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Dracula as well as stories by Poe, Lovecraft, Dickens, Kipling, and other masters of suspense. read more

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Coloring fun for fantasy fans of all ages! Try on a tiara, swim with seahorses, and fly through an enchanted forest! These 30 imag...inative, fun-to-color illustrations will whisk you off to a wonderland of make-believe. Whimsical scenes feature happy princesses riding a unicorn and a flying dragon, winged pixies alighting on flowers and mushrooms, and fanciful mermaids frolicking with friendly sea creatures. read more

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Colorists of all ages will delight in exploring these dynamic alphascapes. Each of the 26 allover patterns is dedicated to an indi...vidual letter. The dazzling designs feature caps and lowercase letters in many sizes and styles, complemented by a fanciful flurry of images from Arrow to Zebra. read more

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You'll love creating charming portraits of your favorite little people with this fun-filled stained glass coloring book. Eight eng...aging fairies — seen gathering flowers, playing a stringed instrument, and just posing prettily — can be brought to life simply by applying a magical touch of crayons, felt-tip pens, paints, or other coloring media.Complete the transformation of these tiny winged figures by hanging the finished artwork near a window or another source of bright light to produce a glowing, lifelike effect. read more

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The bold, often raw beauty of Alaska's forests, mountains, valleys, and seas serves as a glorious backdrop for its native wildlife.... Wolves, grizzlies, and mountain goats survey the majesty of the landscape while polar bears, beluga whales, and sea otters play in the offshore waters. Thirty accurately rendered drawings of these and other creatures of the Far North — all identified — are waiting to be brought to vivid life by your colors of choice. read more

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Here's something that's sure to keep young trick-or-treaters happily occupied: eight ready-to-color Halloween motifs featuring a s...keleton, Frankenstein, Dracula, pumpkins, witches, and a hair-raising cat! Printed on translucent paper, these merrily menacing motifs are bold and simple — perfect as window decorations for home or school, as party decorations, or accessories. Apply colors with crayons, felt-tip pens, or paints and hang the finished product near light to produce a "haunting" stained glass effect. read more

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Here come some of the most dangerous animals on the planet, from the diminutive poison dart frog to the towering elephant and the ...majestic lion. Thirty illustrations to color include captions that explain what makes each animal so deadly. Fascinating facts about the giant stingray, king cobra, hyena, rhinoceros, and other deadly creatures will intrigue colorists of all ages. read more

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Since it was first published in 1843, Charles Dickens's beloved story of the transformation of Ebenezer Scrooge has enchanted gene...rations of readers and listeners. Now this fine coloring book version invites colorists to bring to life the story of the greedy, grasping, cold-hearted old miser whose life is forever changed by three ghostly visitors on Christmas Eve.Twenty-one charmingly rendered scenes accompany Dickens's own abridged version of the tale, which he read to delighted audiences of his time. Among the illustrations are ready-to-color vignettes of Marley's ghost confronting a terrified Scrooge, Christmas dinner with the Cratchit household, the ghosts of Christmases past, present, and future, and many more.A perfect stocking stuffer for the holiday season, this entertaining and fun-to-color book will captivate youngsters ― and colorists of all ages ― throughout the year. read more

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Kids between the ages of 4 and 8 will love coloring these pictures of big vehicles doing heavy work at a construction site. Thirty... illustrations depict trucks, bulldozers, forklifts, drills, wrecking balls, and other machines. Captions in English and Spanish explain the names of the tools and their functions.Niños entre 4 y 8 años se divertirán muchísimo coloreando los dibujos de imensos vehículos haciendo el trabajo pesado en una obra de contrucción. Contine treinta ilustraciones con camiones, máquinas escavadoras, carretillas elevadoras, taladros, bola de demolición y otras máquinas. Leyendas en inglés y en español explican los nombres de las herramientas y como se aplican. read more

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When the sun goes down, these midnight ramblers go on the prowl! From desert-dwelling scorpions to tree-hugging tarsiers, 16 illus...trations depict an array of nocturnal animals, including frogs, armadillos, bats, and skunks. Color them and place the finished page near a lamp or window for brilliant stained glass effects. read more

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Kids will love to learn their letters with these adorable alphabetical creations. From Alligator to Zebra, each Alphabetimal featu...res an animal in the shape of a letter, cheerfully posed in a ready-to-color habitat. Plus, all the letters are repeated at the end of the book, displaying the alphabet in its entirety. read more

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Here's a delightful little book with triple appeal: it's a coloring book, it's an introduction to familiar birds, and it enables y...oungsters to create their very own works of stained glass art. Printed on translucent paper and boldly outlined in black are eight different species: red-breasted nuthatch, blue jay, northern cardinal, barn swallow, house sparrow, black-capped chickadee, robin, and downy woodpecker. Images can be colored with paints, crayons, or felt-tip pens, then hung in the light to produce a glowing stained glass effect. read more

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With the birth of the jet age at the end of World War II, military combat planes acquired new, highly efficient capabilities. This... exciting, well-researched coloring book sends you flying high as you read about and color accurate illustrations of these historic aircraft. Forty-four finely detailed illustrations depict a low-flying U.S. F-117 Stealth fighter, an aircraft carrier-based F-18, a Tornado GR-1, a Russian-built MiG-15, a Northrop F-5, an English Electric Lightning, a Republic F-105D, and a host of others, including:McDonnell Douglas F-15Mitsubishi F-1Lockheed F-80 Shooting StarMiG-25 FoxbatDe Havilland VampireGrumman F9F CougarConvair F-102Dassault Mirage 3NG…and many more.Accompanied by fact-filled captions that provide a brief description of each plane, these clear and accurately rendered illustrations bring to life all the drama of the quest for air superiority. A special treat for coloring book fans, this spectacular collection of high-performance fighter planes will thrill any aircraft enthusiast. read more

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Theodore Roosevelt—known to all as Teddy—played many roles in his time, and this coloring book traces every stage of his remarkabl...e life. Detailed captions accompany images depicting his illness-shadowed childhood, his embrace of strenuous outdoor pursuits, his leadership of the Rough Riders during the Spanish-American War, his political rise, and his ceaseless championship of conservation-related causes. read more

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The traditional goddesses of ancient cultures take on a New Age aspect in these 30 original drawings. Dynamic portraits of female ...deities range from the well-known Greek and Roman goddesses to legendary figures from Celtic, Norse, Egyptian, Mayan, Incan, African, Native American, and Asian cultures. A brief caption identifies each goddess. read more

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Angels reign supreme — in fiction, in art, and in the popular imagination. These thirty full-page images of celestial beings will ...enchant colorists with their ethereal beauty. Set against intricately embellished backgrounds and borders, the heavenly messengers are depicted in a variety of poses — playing a lute or a harp, sitting in a blossom-filled garden, admiring a pond full of water lilies, surrounded by peacocks or hummingbirds. Spend some time with these winged creatures and you, too, will be touched by an angel! read more

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These hearts come in all sizes and patterns — with arrows shot through them and with brief, heartfelt messages. Color the eight de...signs in a rainbow of hues, then place in a window or near another source of bright light for spectacular stained glass effects. read more

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Introduce children to the lovely world of flowers with this collection of clearly outlined illustrations. Youngsters will learn to... identify a colorful bouquet of floral favorites as they color drawings of a daisy, rose, carnation, daffodil, tulip, orchid, poinsettia, and lily. Each picture has been printed on translucent paper that produces a lovely stained glass effect when colored and hung in a window or held up to the light. read more

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Youngsters take a magical trip to the land of "little people" as they color sprites riding snails, elves doing handstands on toads...tools, and fairies showing off their beautiful frocks. After a few strokes of color, the boldly outlined portraits glow with life when placed near a source of bright light. Includes 8 illustrations. read more

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Hailed by botanists for their scientific accuracy and by lovers of fine art for their peerless beauty, the botanical illustrations... of Pierre-Joseph Redouté appear in reproduction in millions of homes all over the world. This exquisitely rendered, ready-to-color collection features finely detailed adaptations of floral illustrations created by the great botanical artist at the behest of Empress Josephine, who maintained extensive gardens at her grand estate of Malmaison.Included here are 30 detailed, accurate illustrations of daffodils, daisies, peonies, sweet peas, violets, roses (Redouté's specialty), and other flowers. Colorists can bring their own conceptions of color and hue to these superb illustrations, or they can use the cover illustrations for inspiration and guidance in faithful re-creations of the master's work. read more

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Thirty full-page illustrations chronicle key events of one of the twentieth century's most important social movements. Informative... captions accompany the dramatic scenes, from Lincoln's signing of the Emancipation Proclamation through the movement’s struggles and achievements of the 1950s, '60s, and '70s. read more

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Hitch a ride with these off-duty monster trucks! When they're not racing, smashing things, and jumping over hundreds of other vehi...cles, what do monster trucks do? This playful coloring book follows them away from the track, where the mighty four-wheelers live like ordinary cars, getting stuck in traffic, hitting the car wash, and stopping off at the beach before heading back to work. read more

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DOVER PUBLICATIONS-Coloring Book: Butterflies. This treasury of detailed and accurately rendered pictures invites coloring book en...thusiasts to bring over forty species of butterflies to life in vivid color. Fact-filled captions and full-color illustrations are provided for each butterfly making this an excellent book not only for artists but nature lovers as well. This package contains one coloring book with forty-three pictures. Made in USA. read more

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Outlines of 8 little bruins — running with a honey jar, preening before a mirror, holding a handful of balloons, and 5 more — are ...printed on translucent paper, ready to be colored and hung near a bright source of light to produce a captivating stained glass effect. read more

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Among the most fascinating predators of the sea, sharks come in many dramatic shapes and sizes. Eight of the most intriguing shark...s are boldly outlined on translucent paper in this pocket-sized coloring book: mako, tiger, leopard, whale, hammerhead, blue, great white, and thresher sharks.The pictures are printed on special paper that allows light to shine through it. First cut the pages from the book as neatly as you can. Then color the pictures, using crayons, felt-tip pens, or paints. You'll get particularly interesting effects if you color both sides, using different colors on the backs than on the fronts. When the pictures are taped to a window, the sunlight shines through them, the way it shines through colored glass!Please refer to the inside back cover for coloring hints and identifications for the sharks. The order of the pages is your key to the identifications, so make a record of them before removing the pages from the book. read more

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From the ancient Chinese art of Shaolin Kung Fu to Krav Maga, Israel's modern self-defense system, this coloring book offers a fas...cinating look at martial arts from around the world. Captions accompany illustrations of 30 styles: Judo, the "gentle way" of Japan; Brazilian Capoeira, which incorporates music and dance; Muay Thai Boxing, Thailand's national sport; and many other forms of contact combat. read more

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Come aboard the Mayflower and discover the New World! Thirty easy-to-color pictures, with captions, tell your tale of struggle and... triumph: crossing the rough seas in a crowded ship; clearing fields and forests to build snug houses; planting and harvesting crops; feasting with Native American friends at the first Thanksgiving; and 26 other scenes. read more

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Sixteen junior-sized whimsical illustrations will captivate kids who love cars and trucks. Geared toward 4- to 7-year-olds, these ...easy-to-color illustrations include dump and tow trucks as well as a hot rod, taxi, double-decker bus, ice cream truck, and other vehicles. After coloring, place the images near a light for luminous effects. read more