Sophie: A Bronx Tail is about finding your place in the world. Sophie, an elephant at the Bronx Zoo, always wonders whats on the other side. One day, after hours, she decides to explore the zoo and ends up having an amazing adventure of self-discovery. As a mom and a teacher, I have experienced childrens curiosity regarding what happens to the zoo animals when the zoo closes at night. As a child, I loved elephants and often wondered the same. The Wild Asia enclosureen the zoo closes at night. As a child, I loved elephants and often wondered the same. The Wild Asia enclosure is one of my favorite spots at the Bronx Zoo. I took this opportunity to awaken childrens curiosity about zoos, while emphasizing a lesson about being happy with oneself. Some fun-facts, in the Authors Note, are also included to pique childrens interest in the Bronx Zoo and some of the animals encountered by Sophie while on her adventure. Reading to your child is a gift, and it is my hope that this book provides your child with this gift. A portion of the yearly profits from the sale of this book will be donated to the Wildlife Conservation Society.… read more
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After years of searching for his true identity, Buck Oliver may finally get some answers when a painting from his mother suddenly ...shows up in Odyssey. But along with clues about his family, he also is subjected to the dangers of his past. Elsewhere the Parkers are forced to evacuate their home, and Connie and Jules face roommate troubles. Dramatic conclusions and fresh beginnings abound in these six entertaining and inspiring adventures in Odyssey! read more
Join us on a trip to the pumpkin patch! You'll never guess what we will see -- or the adventures we will have!
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Jonathan is missing. His friends fear the worst. With foes still at large, Jonathan's allies set out on a rescue mission travellin...g far away to sandy beaches and salty seas. Storms and earthquakes threaten the searchers progress to the ancient Citadelle fort and the fear within its walls. read more
It's playtime at Sophie's house! In Playtime with Sophie, join Sophie and her friends Gabin, Josephine, Lazare, Margot, and Kiwi a...s they bounce a ball, ride a train, stack bricks, and tap a xylophone in this charming interactive board book. With exciting touch and feel textures to explore throughout, Sophie la girafe: Playtime with Sophie is big fun perfect for little hands. With more than fifty million sold, Sophie la girafe, the wildly popular toy from France, is a fixture in nurseries all over the world-and now baby's favorite toy is baby's favorite story collection. Sophie la girafe: ©Sophie la girafe. Modèle déposé / Design patent read more
It's Sophie's bedtime.Follow Sophie and her friends as they go through their nightly routine to get ready for bed in this touch an...d feel book. Six colorful spreads and interior textures including a fleecy towel and fluffy blankets will help build early learning sensory and motor skills.Featuring a soft, padded cover and sturdy board pages, Sophie la girafe: Good Night, Sophie is the ideal baby bedtime story book to help get young ones into bed and asleep.With more than fifty million sold, Sophie la girafe, the wildly popular toy from France, is a fixture in nurseries all over the world—and now baby's favorite toy is baby's favorite story collection.©Sophie la girafe. Modèle déposé / Design patent read more
Help Sophie the Otter find yummy shells to eat in this pattern-matching spin and swim game! Players spin the spinner and use the S...ophie Squeezer to pick up a shell with a matching pattern. The first player to collect one shell of each pattern wins! read more
Sophie Topfeather loves to collect people-things with which to decorate her life and home. When she finds a golden necklace, she i...s intrigued by its shape and shows it to her grandfather, the Great Wise Horned Owl of the Park. His reaction only stirs her interest even more; he calls it a holy symbol, and then a 't' for 'trouble'! All of which sets our young owl off on a Quest to learn its true meaning. Little does she know that a day-dreaming, over-protected, adventure-seeking Pirate - er, mouse - named Timley has leapt into the brim of her hat as Sophie flies off on her Quest! And suddenly, their adventure takes its own turn as they find themselves on board a ship bound for the Holy Land. Thorns and thistles! Has the trouble started already? Can Timley convince Sophie she should not-I repeat, NOT-eat him? This is also the story of the mysterious Sky Painter, who seems to be with them-no, leading them-on their Quest. So, why is he always leading them straight into trouble? Was the Great Wise Horned Owl right all along? Come along on the Quest to find out! Cross oceans with Sophie and Timley to a land of mosques and synagogues, markets and Bedouin tents, and, like our unlikely friends, you may never be the same again! Author Sonja Anderson has a Master's degree in Education and a Bachelor's degree in History, has worked as an elementary school teacher, a resident counsellor in a children's home, taught Sunday School, and has served for 12 years as the Christian Formation Coordinator for the North Pacific Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church. She is a member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators and the NW Christian Writers Association. Married with two daughters, she has called Seattle home for over 20 years. read more
Big, lively images and large, simple text help toddlers learn their first words and discover the world around them in Sophie's Big... First Word Book. Featuring more than 100 objects that are clearly labeled, this is the perfect board book for babies develop early language and reading skills as well as build picture-to-word association.With more than fifty million sold, Sophie la girafe, the wildly popular toy from France, is a fixture in nurseries all over the world-and now baby's favorite toy is baby's favorite story collection.Sophie la girafe: ©Sophie la girafe. Modèle déposé / Design patent read more
Sophie lives in the big city, where light pollution has kept much of the night sky hidden from view. So when Grandpa takes her on ...a special stargazing trip, the young girl is awestruck by what she sees. Follow Sophie as she discovers some of the best-known constellations. This amusing tale might also help you find the constellations on your own night sky adventure! The picture book features accurate illustrations and descriptions of constellations, with stargazing tips woven into a fun narrative. read more
Jessie, a teenager from the Bronx, wants to tame her exotic parrot, Sophie. In a dream she and Sophie find themselves in Philosoph...y Town. A chance meeting with the famous philosopher, Socrates and his friend, an ordinary chameleon, changes their lives forever. read more
A family picture story book for very young readers.
CC2537 Love ân Care RTP Â· LOVE âN CARE RTP: Everything you need to take care of Sophie Snowbunny is in this set.Â· T...ONS OF ACCESSORIES: Includes Sophie Snowbunny, tub, table, chair, rocking bassinet, bunting, baby clothes, blanket, toys, dishes and more!Â· TIMELESS CALICO CRITTERS: Calico Critters is a unique and adorable range of distinctive animal characters with charming and beautifully detailed homes, furniture and accessories. They live, work and play in an idyllic and wonderful place called Calico Village. These timeless, classic toys promote wholesome family values. These life-like, award-winning miniature toys also inspire imagination and creativity.Â· EDUCATIONAL PLAY: These adorable playsets promote healthy cognitive development through pretend play. Acting out storylines will exercise narrative and critical thinking processes, while fine motor skills and dexterity improve as little ones manipulate the fun environments.Â· PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS: Sophie Snowbunny measures 2â³ tall. She has jointed, poseable arms and legs. Sophieâs head turns and her clothing is removable. Can be used independently or with all Calico Critters figures, houses, shops and vehicles. Please note these products contain small parts and are not intended for children under 3 years of age. read more
Sophie's Place 500 Piece Puzzle. Vivid colors. Sturdy, stiff, and high quality. Fun for the whole family. Enjoy this bright, color...ful puzzle with family or friends. Piece count: 500. Finished Dimensions: 14" 19" read more
Brand New Le Toy Van Sophie's HouseA classic fully painted and decorated large 3 story doll's house with a glittery scalloped roof..., a front porch and a floral motif. It includes a staircase, a loft ladder and opening shutters and windows. Dolls sold... read more
Ever been stuck with a friend who’s totally uncool—and worried that it will rub off on you? Welcome to Camp Wildwood! It’s Dragon’...s first day, and his buddy would LIKE to show him a good time. But Dragon doesn’t seem to fit in with the boys and girls. He overturns the boat, ruins the puppet show, and even sets the tent on fire. Then, just as his buddy is about to give up, Dragon comes through in a pinch. This sweet, funny picture book teaches an important lesson about the true meaning of friendship—and in accepting the strengths and weaknesses of others. read more
Join Mr. Black and Mr. Tiger as they learn a valuable lesson about diversity. These smug butterflies believe they are superior to ...all other species of butterflies because of their attractive colors and physical features. Mrs. Monarch tries her best to help them see the importance of diversity but they learn their lesson the hard way. read more
Discover the heartwarming true story of an unlikely friendship. Scooter the calf and Sophie the sheep live on the picturesque Kind...erhook Farm in upstate N.Y. Despite their many differences the animals form a special bond of freindship. read more
Sophie's Birthday Coloring Book Kids Personalized Books A Coloring Book Personalized for Sophie that includes Children's Cut Out H...appy Birthday Posters read more
Sophie Mouse makes a new friend when a baby bird crashes in her yard and hurts his wing. Sophie and her friends work together to n...urse him back to health. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Spotlight is a division of ABDO. read more
Your child will have hours of fun reading "Sophie la girafe Sophie's Big Busy Play Book". From animals to toys, colors and more, t...his touch-and-feel book will be your child's favorite go-to book for learning and exploring. read more
With touch-and-feel textures, peepholes, and flaps, this book is packed with hands-on learning.Babies and toddlers can have hours ...of fun exploring Sophie's Big Busy Play Book. Inside, there are ten big bright pages, showing familiar things little ones will love, from animals and toys to vehicles, colors, and shapes. Large patches of touch-and-feel appear throughout, from squishy foam on a bath duck to fluffy fur on a rabbit, as well as sparkly foil, glitter, and bumpy embossed details. In addition, there are intriguing, different-shaped holes that peek through to the next page, and surprise flaps to lift. With so much to explore, Sophie's Big Busy Play Book will delight and stimulate babies and toddlers.© Sophie la girafe. Modèle déposé / Design patent read more
Meet Sophie, everybody's favorite French giraffe, and all of her friends — Gabin, Josephine, Kiwi, Lazare, and Margot, in this del...ightful new board book. With more than fifty million sold, Sophie la girafe, the wildly popular toy from France, is a fixture in nurseries all over the world. read more
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This is a unique story about a frog who loses his tail and travels all over the world trying to find it. With the help of an orca ...whale and a rare magical flower, he discovers land and comes across many new and exotic animals. But Porter the frog's quest to find his missing tail is full of surprises! This book is a great book for all ages! read more
A true story of a little pig named Sophie and the mystery of how she arrived at a remote ranch in New Mexico. It tells about the m...ystery of where the pig came from, the personality of the pig, and how her problems were resolved. The target audience is the 3-7 year old. Along with addressing the mystery, it encourages children to learn about the care of a baby animal. read more