4 - 8 years. Norma Simon uses both the neighborhood and the international stage to celebrate children. Each carefully chosen example and comparison will help to forge a connection to friends and neighbors, other cultures, and faraway lands. As children enjoy this book, the world will grow a little smaller while understanding and acceptance will grow larger. Hardcover. 32 pages.
6 - 9 years. Join Zero on his math adventure as he discovers his place through multiplication. Zero is lonely in Digitaria. He can't play Addemup with the other numbers because he has nothing to add. All the other numbers seem to belong and they all have a place, but when zero discovers multiplication he thinks he might have a place there. He sets out to find King Multiplus who also is curious about what will happen when Zero gets thrown in the mix. With math and wordplay, this book is the perfect… More »
8 - 12 years. John midas loves chocolate. He loves it so much that he'll eat it any hour of any day. He doesn't care if he ruins his appetite. He thinks chocolate is better than any other food! But one day, after wandering into a candy store and buying a piece of their best chocolate, John finds out that there might just be such a thing as too much chocolate. Paperback. 128 pages.
4 - 8 years. When little Titch outgrows his clothes, he receives hand-me-downs from his brother and sister that are too big. "You'll soon grow into them," they say. But Mother decrees that Titch needs some brand-new clothes. Soon it is his turn to say to someone else the words he has heard so often. 32 pages. Paperback.
6 - 8 years. You don't bring your rat to show-and-tell. You do mouth off to the class bully, but only when you're safe at home in bed. These are just some of the lessons to be learned in this hilarious collection of school poems--guaranteed to tickle any kid's funny bone! Level 3 reader. Paperback. 48 pages.
6 - 8 years. With his bag of detective tools in hand, Detective Jeffrey Bones can solve any mystery. Good thing, because Mr. Green has lost his school bus! Will Detective Bones be able to solve the case? Find out in this Level 3 reader. Paperback. 32 pages.
6 - 8 years. This book features some of the most disgusting, far-out bugs on the planet. Learn how a scorpion uses its poison; discover how the jumping spider hunts, and more! Level 3 reader. Paperback. 48 pages.
6 - 8 years. Cork is a muskrat who likes small, safe adventures. Fuzz is a possum who likes big, exciting adventures. Fuzz convinces Cork to go with him on a snowy exploration, but Cork is scared of the big animals they might encounter. When Fuzz pretends he has seen a dangerous animal, he only makes Cork more scared. Then Fuzz really does run into a big animal--a puppy! Both friends discover how brave they really are, and learn when it is and isn't okay to fool someone you care about. Level 3 reader. Paperback. 32 pages.
6 - 8 years. While studying the tough, seafaring life of a pirate at P.S. 1, two young pirates discover buried treasure at the same time, and the amusing results are observed by everyone. Level 3 reader. Paperback. 48 pages.
6 - 8 years. Did you know that the European eel can migrate far distances simply from memory? Did you know that chimpanzees can learn sign language? This book is packed with interesting facts about animals that can do amazing and humanlike things, such as the dolphin, silverback gorilla, Egyptian vulture, and monarch butterfly. Level 3 reader. Paperback. 32 pages.
5 years & up. Children will laugh out loud as they watch the young simian stars of this book swing through one very busy day. From cheering one another on at baseball games, to dancing the conga at a lively party, these monkeys know how to have a great time-all in rhyme! Paperback. 32 pages.
Grades 3 - 9. Introduce young readers to the captivation world of classic tall tales with this easy to read book set. These timeless stories have been updated with in a graphic novel format that hooks the reluctant readers. English version.
Everyday life is the basis for this fun and entertaining tale. Simple math concepts are embedded in the story, so young children will intuitively understand them. Creative suggestions for activities in the back of the book extend learning opportunities.
9 - 12 years. A heartwarming tale of a young girl whose life is changed by a scruffy pooch she names Winn-Dixie. The special bond between them works magic on her reserved dad and the eccentric townspeople they meet during one unforgettable summer. Paperback. 288 pages.