FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Geronimo Stiltonix and the spacemice are visiting a planet where the most delicious wild mozzarella grows. Yum! But there's an attack of the slurp monster -- a scary alien who also loves mozzarella! Can the spacemice restore harmony between the monster and the other aliens of the planet without getting slurped up themselves?
So you've got the Playstation 4; now, which games are you supposed to get? Picking out the best video games for kids can be challenging—that's why we've rounded up the top PlayStation kids games and ranked them by age appropriateness and ease of play.
Much like the still-hot onesie trend favored by bump-free fashionistas for the past few years, maternity rompers and jumpsuits are all the rage with the mother-to-be set as well. Casual, elegant, sporty and most importantly — comfortable! — these all-in-one outfits are nothing but versatile and especially easy to wear. Check out this collection of maternity one-piece jumpsuits; there's something chic for every mama at every phase of her pregnancy.
It's easy for parents to get spooked trying to choose the perfect Halloween costumes for their little ones. Between the overwhelming choices (princess or witch? superhero or villain?) to the barrage of opinions from their little boys and ghouls, deciding on the perfect costumes for kids can be, well, tricky. But with a little help from the Happiest Place on Earth, we've conjured up the best Disney Halloween costumes for kids this year. Whether it's her favorite Disney Junior character (you're singing the theme song now, aren't you?) or his beloved Pixar pal, here's some supercalifragilistic inspiration to make your little hero or magical creature's Halloween dreams come true.
Target was a go-to for the trendiest Christmas toys last year, and you can expect even more of the same great Black Friday deals and Cyber Monday sales on kids' favorite brands in 2018. From Air Hogs to Peppa Pig and PAW Patrol playsets, it won't be hard to fulfill your child's wish list with a shopping trip to Target. Last year, Nintendo and LEGO were favorite toymakers for Target shoppers, and this year the virtual toy chest is loaded with options from Baby Alive, KumiKreator, Crate Creatures and more. Have a look through our favorite Christmas toys from Target below.
We all want our kids to read more, but finding the right e-reader for them can be tricky. We've broken down the specs on all the best e-readers on the market to let you know which device will have your kid devouring the most e-books.
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.
Learn why the Parenting.com editors (and hundreds of reviewers) can't stop raving about the Molekule air purifier. Spoiler alert: Not only does it clean the air like never before, but it's also off-the-charts stylish. Parents, this is one nursery essential you won't want to miss.
The fur is flying again this holiday season! Pomsies, the fluffy interactive toys that were a huge hit last year, are once again topping the lists of the best Christmas toys for kids in 2018 and selling out fast. Pomsies—as most parents already know—are petite, supercute fluff balls that wrap around kids' wrists, hair, clothing or backpacks, and have eyes that light up and change color, depending on their mood. The collection of in-demand virtual pets (move over, Fingerlings!) is mostly made up of kitties such as Pomsies Sherbert, but the pom-pom pack also includes Pomsies unicorn Luna, Pomsies dragon Zoey and Pomsies koala Sydney. Both Amazon and Walmart currently have Pomsies in stock, but they're going quickly (so maybe don't wait for those Black Friday or Cyber Monday deals). Here are some of the most popular Pomsies to shop right now, plus where to buy them.
Walmart recently released its top contenders for best Christmas toys of 2018, just in time for Black Friday deals and Cyber Monday sales. Brands like Power Rangers, Jurassic World, Transformers and Play-Doh are perennial favorites on our must-have kids toy list. But this year, we're equally excited about the comeback of Polly Pocket, as well as some newer trendy toys from Little Live Pets, Pomsie and Grumblies. Hold onto your pocketbooks and ready your wallets, because Walmart is stocked up with the most in-demand toy brands and products this year. Peruse our top kids toy choices below.
So you're ready to buy a laptop for your child—but which laptop is best for kids? It depends on what you're looking for. From rugged but affordable laptops to more expensive personal computers for kids, these are the best options out there.
Holiday toy trends for kids come and go, but there are a bunch of products on Amazon this year that we predict will remain popular for years to come. And with Black Friday deals around the corner and Cyber Monday sales hot on their heels, we expect shopping to reach peak levels earlier than ever. So get ready to stock up on the best Christmas toys now! Iconic brands like Nerf and LEGO were at the top of the list last year, but save room in your shopping cart for the latest and best new kids toys, from Fingerlings to Hatchimals to L.O.L. Surprise and more. Check out our favorite toys to buy from Amazon below.
What's better than combining bath time and playtime? How about adding these bath toys in the mix. They make bathtime a breeze!
It's never too early to get a little one hooked on reading. These fun, personalized storybooks for kids combine entertainment with education, making your budding bookworm the hero of their own story. Whether it's a Disney story or a bedtime story, get your birthday and Christmas gift shopping done early and order one of these unique page-turners from Amazon, Etsy or Uncommon Goods now!
When school's out for summer and your kids are home during those long, hot days, sometimes a cool treat is just what you both need. But why not make an activity out of that afternoon snack and get your kiddos involved in the kitchen? From popsicles to hand pies, here's our top kitchen gadget picks for making summer treats with your kids.
What's the best part of bedtime? Stories with Mama! Before cuddling, Llama Llama must splish and splash in the tub, then put his r...ed pajamas on.Dewdney's catchy rhymes, effortless rhythm, and adorable artwork can now be enjoyed by even younger audiences. Toddlers will love this perfect read-aloud. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. An original chapter-book series starring Goldie Blox and her friends, the Gearheads! When G...oldie Blox accidentally lets down her best friend, Ruby, she's determined to make it up to her by throwing her BFF the best birthday celebration ever. But will Goldie be able to pull off her wildly complicated party--or will it all end in disaster? read more
This is the story of a little girl who becomes a beautiful and wise princess. Along her way she meets the 7 Great Planets of the S...ky as they guide her on her journey. Each planet grants our little girl a wish and a symbol to use on the day they rule as well as a magical phrase for the Little Princess to always remember. read more
This colorful and stimulating volume will enthrall readers with its incredible presentations of complex algae, fungi, and plant li...fe. Students will learn that there's more to flowers than beauty, some plants are dangerous to other plant life around them, and algae can reproduce in different ways depending on the species and environmental conditions. Readers will discover that some cultures have been using healing herbs for centuries, some fungi are pathogens, and algae is found in many food products, medicines, cosmetics, and even tools. With thorough explorations of various ecosystems and detailed diagrams of various industries, students will embrace and understand the integral roles that plants, algae, and fungi play in the survival and prosperity of our world. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Geronimo Stilton, is a quiet, mild-mannered mouse, who keeps getting pulled into adventures.... Narrated as if the books are autobiographical adventures, this series is Italy's most popular children's series and has been translated into English. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Geronimo's sister, Thea, is invited to teach a journalism class at a college on Mouse Islan...d. When a student disappears, it's up to Thea and five of her students to find out what happened. read more
Geronimo Stiltonix and the spacemice are visiting a planet where the most delicious wild mozzarella grows. Yum! But the planet is ...plagued by the slurp monster -- a scary alien who wants all the mozzarella for himself! Can the spacemice restore harmony on this cheesy planet without getting slurped up themselves? read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. While the Thea Sisters are on a tropical vacation in the Bahamas, they stumble upon an old ...pirate map! It's related to a local legend. Could it lead to treasure?! The five mice venture onto the sparkling Caribbean Sea to follow the map... but someone else is trying to find the treasure first. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. When Benjamin invited me to Career Day at his school, things did not turn out the way I exp...ected. I caused a volcanic explosion, got tangled in the tunnel slide on the playground, and accidentally let the class's pet gecko out of its cage! read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. The Thea Sisters go to Australia to solve a mystery. A flock of sheep at Nicky's family's r...anch is losing all its wool! Maybe the cure lies in an Aboriginal medicine containing a strange root. The mouselings set off on a journey to find out. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. When an evil professor begins threatening New Mouse City with terrible inventions, Geronimo... Stilton is enlisted by local authorities to embark on a top-secret mission to outer space to thwart a nefarious plot. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Outrageous daredevil Bruce Hyena is back, and he's convinced Geronimo to accompany him on a...nother totally extreme adventure-a climb to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa! Will Geronimo discover the secret to making it to the summit? read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Halloween is just a few days away when all of the pumpkins in Mouse City disappear! There's... a thief on the loose, and the thief wants to stop Halloween. Will Geronimo and his detective friend Hercule Poirat be able to save Halloween? read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Geronimo has always been a 'fraidy mouse, and his super-sporty friend Bruce Hyena decides t...hat he needs to help Geronimo learn to keep calm in extreme situations. Will Geronimo prove that he truly is a super mouse? read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Geronimo's sister Thea convinces him to help her find a haunted pirate treasure buried on a... desert island, even thought he hates travel and ghosts. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. I, Geronimo Stilton, was off to the wildest part of Brazil -- the Amazon jungle! I ended up... on a hunt for an rare crystal treasure, which was stolen from a native tribe in the heart of the forest. I'd encounter alligators, snakes, piranhas, and other dangers on my way. Holey cheese! What an adventure!. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Geronimo Stiltonix and his crew head to the planet Jurassix to warn its inhabitants of a gi...ant comet heading straight toward them! But the creatures there turn out to be ferocious, dinosaur-like beasts...who like to eat rodents. Squeak! Can the spacemice save these aliens and still make it out alive? read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. When Geronimo agrees to be a caddie for his grandfather in a golf tournament, he and Specia...l Agent OOK team up to prevent the theft of the Super Mouse Cup. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. For fans of Rick Yancey and Marie Lu, Undertow is book one in this much-anticipated, genre-...breaking, breath-catching new trilogy for teensfrom New York Times bestselling author Michael Buckley in which a 16-year-old girl is caught in an epic clash of civilizations when a society of undersea warriors march out of the ocean into modern-day Coney Island. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. What do you get when you combine a word and a number? A wumber! Paying tribute to William S...teig's C D B!, book cre8ors Amy Krouse Rosenthal and Tom Lichtenheld have wri10 and illustr8ed this s2pendous book that is perfect 4 readers in kindergar10 and up. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. A violent event near the end of the summer has a devastating effect on Melinda's freshman y...ear in high school. Unable to discuss her trauma with anyone, Melinda sinks further into depression and becomes selectively mute. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. The adventures of various nursery rhyme and fairy tale characters are retold in backward se...quence with each tale interrelated to the other. Includes Goldilocks, Jack and the beanstalk, Jack and Jill, the frog prince, Cinderella, and the gingerbread man. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Bismark the Buffalo is grumpy and unlovable until his friends teach him how to laugh and sh...ow him that wearing colorful underwear can be great fun. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Matilda applies her untapped mental powers to rid the school of the evil, child-hating head...mistress, Miss Trunchbull, and restore her nice teacher, Miss Honey, to financial security. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Meggie's father, Mo, reads aloud from Inkheart and an evil ruler,Capricorn, escapes the bou...ndaries of fiction and lands in the middle of their living room. Suddenly, Meggie is in the middle of the kind of adventure she has only read about in books. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Animalia is a vast puzzle, built with entrancing pictures that unfold into layers and layer...s of objects--all matched to each page's corresponding letter. read more