There’s Good in My Hood is a book that highlights how children living in poverty-stricken areas find ways to succeed, even when surrounded by seemingly insurmountable hardships. The author takes a look at the realities of the environment of impoverished families and demonstrates that there is always hope, sometimes just around the corner. Dr. Shanta’ Barton-Stubbs There’s Good in My Hood follows the story of a young man making decisions that will affect the rest of Stubbs There’s Good in My Hood follows the story of a young man making decisions that will affect the rest of his life, describing the challenges he faces in realistic and relatable language. The New Image Youth Center is featured prominently in the storyline, which helps the reader understand the benefits of community resource centers and how they can change the lives of families forever. Based on real stories of real people and geared for ages 7-12, There’s Good in My Hood also features bonus content! Poems written by the staff and board members of the New Image Youth Center give deeper perspective about the purpose of the organization. There’s Good in My Hood also includes an educational vocabulary list with age-appropriate words to use in expanding the horizons of young readers.… read more
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.
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.
Raising kids in today's world poses numerous different challenges for parents. When should your child be introduced to TV? What about the iPad or the family computer? We've rounded up safe technology products you can feel good about giving to your children.
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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.
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.
Turn the organized chaos that is your child's playroom into a serene spot of tidiness with systematic shelving to ease your days. Though we may not be able to control how the play area will look post-nap time, we can ensure we have a toy organizer (or two!) to hold the goods once bedtime rolls around.
Summer vacation means one thing: Your yard is about to become a sea of kids' toys that have found a new home in the outdoors. If you're struggling to keep up with the chaos, shop this list of genius finds from Houzz that make staying organized a breeze.
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.
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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.
Excerpt from Allen Prescott, or the Fortunes of a New-England Boy, Vol. 2 of 2Gould do better to be silent. Some folks, thought Lo...ve, find both equally difficult but she suppressed the repartee. N ow, sometimes, continued Charles, it is an aliasing advantage to talk nonsense.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more
A boy running away from home takes on his adventure to look for the land of freedom. Meanwhile, a middle-aged man who has just reg...ained his freedom is on the long journey home. They meet and become companions. Is it a conspiracy or a dream journey to find the lost love and freedom? As the mysterious identity of the middle-aged man is unraveled along the way, the answer comes to the surface - laughter and sorrow always coexist in life. read more
Imagine being uprooted from your home where everything and everyone was unfamiliar. That’s exactly what happened to Emanuel. His m...other would be traveling for her new job and he had lost his father at the tender age of three. Watched over by his grandmother, what was poor Emanuel to do?When Emanuel met Evonne and Rio at his new school, things began to get a little more interesting. Suddenly caught up in a quest to find the mysterious Knotting Clock, the three encounter uncharted territory. Emanuel is even reunited with his father. But does his father even know he is his father?Can the three schoolmates put the evil Queen back in her rightful place? Can they rescue the children in the dungeon? Most importantly, can Emanuel and his new friends solve the mystery of the Knotting Clock? A world where reality and fantasy collide awaits you...read on to find out. You’d better hang on to your helium orb though...it’s going to be a rough ride. 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
“An attack on our trip? How unfair,” thinks Frank the Elephant. His family’s road trip has been ambushed by an invasion force of f...oul odors. Frank can’t defend the car alone! It’s up to his elite team of Elephant Samurai Commandos to help defeat Super Stinkbug and his bug thugs on this family vacation adventure. Armed with vibrant illustrations and a zany glossary, this book will defend against boredom and expand the family vocabulary and fun! read more
10in x 3in (254mm x 76.2mm) Believe There Is Good In The World Bumper StickerBelieve There Is Good In The World Design:This bumper... sticker is 10 inches wide by 3 inches tall when applied and has the words, Believe There Is Good In The World. Most of... read more
10in x 3in (254mm x 76.2mm) Gray Believe There Is Good In The World Bumper StickerGray Believe There Is Good In The World Design:T...his bumper sticker is 10 inches wide by 3 inches tall when applied and has the words, Believe There Is Good In The World.... read more
A boy comes home to find his room ransacked and must search amid stuffed animals and clothes for the culprit.
Often children are afraid of the noises they hear or the imagined objects that surround their world. When they can learn to laugh ...at these fears, they can cope with their issues easier. read more
Infants, toddlers, and even big kids will love following Rachel as she uncovers fun and healthy fruits and vegetables in her rainb...ow of colors. As children learn their colors and explore early foods, bring this book along for their journey. Children wi read more
Geneva, 1920: The League of Nations convenes for the first time. Proud to be the host for this August world body, Switzerland invi...tes its champion axe-juggling troupe, Les Bella Lieben Jolie De Von Giorno, to entertain the assembled delegates. Unfortunately, halfway through the demonstration, the Troupe goes insane and begins hurling axes into the audience, splitting head after head. The Secretary General calls for calm, but before he can order a recess, his cranium is split as well. The remaining Great Powers use the confusion to pass the gavel between themselves, conduct international business amidst the chaos, and generally try to shift the balance of world power while escaping a bunch of armed psychopaths.2-6 players, 60 minute playing time, for ages 12 and up read more
My Mom is There Board Book. Little Elephant learns to count, read, swim, hop, skip and jump. Not everything is simple but, with mu...m close by, theres no need to be scared and the world is full of possibliity. Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Board book / 18 pages Recommended for ages 1 to 3 years read more
Since the publication of There Is a Crocodile under My Bed! in 1980, countless children have overcome their fears of the dark with... this ever-selling picture book. But times have changed and Ingrid and Dieter Schubert changed too. So they proudly present a totally renewed There Is a Crocodile under My Bed! The girl who discovers a crocodile under her bed thinks: ‘This is going to be fun!’ She decides to tame the beast with her hoop and that's the beginning of a special friendship. The new artwork by Ingrid and Dieter Schubert is as firm and fearless as the protagonist herself. With powerful simple prints without superfluous words, they tell the story that will take young readers to bed with self-confidence – at least for the next thirty-five years! read more
Under the cover of darkness, a little girl's thoughts run wild when she is awakened by a strange noise in her room. As she crawls ...from her bed to see what it is, the zany high jinks that follow makes sleep nearly impossible for everyone in the house. Mommy, There's a Giraffe In My Room trails what a child's innocent imagination allows to stir in the darkness, and lets you join in on the fun and excitement of it all. read more
There's an ELEPHANT in the bathtub! And a CAMEL in the study--and a LION on the couch--and a GORILLA in the kitchen! When wild ani...mals make themselves at home, what's a dad to do? read more
Infants, toddlers, and even big kids will love following Rachel as she uncovers fun and healthy fruits and vegetables in her rainb...ow of colors. As children learn their colors and explore early foods, bring this book along for their journey. Children will learn how colors align with nutritious foods. Can you help Rachel find her tomato in her rainbow of colors? read more
The world of Lio is filled with the extraordinary--monsters under the bed, wild reptile pets, robot inventions, weird science--but... it's all commonplace for this most uncommon young man. Mark Tatulli renders this pantomime strip in pen-and-ink style, giving the artwork a dark, spidery feel to match the strip's dark humor. Lio explores the twisted realm of a kid's imagination--at once bizarre, creepy, and fun. Now, in this collection edited specially for kids, Lio is available to his most dedicated fans. read more
Enjoy this delightful story of a boy whose imagination leads him to believe that the rumblings in his tummy are hungry monsters.
The dead-pan narration in this debut picture book delivers a perfect child-like vision with humor and panache, depicted in luminou...s detail. A little boy shows what happens when he drops larger and larger objects, both in terms of size and imagination, down a mysterious hole that grows throughout the year in his garden. But what happens in December? read more
For the first time, the creepy, crawly, awesome world of Lio in a kid-targeted book.The world of Lio is filled with the extraordin...ary—monsters under the bed, wild reptile pets, robot inventions, weird science—but it’s all commonplace for this most uncommon young man. Mark Tatulli renders this pantomime strip in pen-and-ink style, giving the artwork a dark, spidery feel to match the strip’s dark humor. Lio explores the twisted realm of a kid’s imagination—at once bizarre, creepy, and fun. Now, in this collection edited specially for kids, Lio is available to his most dedicated fans. read more
Owen loves his toy animals. He has an idea while helping his mom in the garden that brings them to life. When his mom discovers th...ese new pets, he helps her turn them back into toys. But one toy gets left behind. . . read more
Timmy was a little scared after listening to the big kids on the bus talking about Friday the thirteenth. Strange things were happ...ening around his house. Could what the big kids were saying be true? Did bad things really happen on Friday the thirteenth? What really is in Timmys’ closet? Could it really be a monster? read more
Sarah and George Brown live on a small farm with Mama and Papa Brown. One ordinary summer day becomes an extraordinary day when th...ey discover two giant birds in their backyard! read more
Ettie is a unique girl who constantly has the hiccups. One day they come to life... and an adventure unfolds! Help teach kids that... it is okay to be different with this unique, beautiful, bright book. The words are drawn so that kids learning to read can recognize them, and it includes several coloring pages in the back to color and give as encouraging gifts. This book is sure to be a favorite of any child! read more
This book is about a bear who wandered into a young man's house. The young my trying to do everything in his power to get the bear... out. A very funny and joyful book sure to be enjoyed by the entire family. read more