This book set encourages young children to look more closely at the world around them. Designed to teach children science concepts by using simple, concise text, and color illustrations. Titles include: Animals in the Winter, Baby Whales Drink Milk, What Lives in a Shell?, Fireflies in the Night, How a Seed Grows, A Nest Full of Eggs, Air is All Around You, My Hands, My Feet ,and I'm Growing! Paperback.Set of 10 or individual titles.
6 months & up. Lemon the Bear is so full of personality, little ones will love to read along with his many adventures in this fun book set. Along with his kitty companion, Lemon the Bear cooks dinner, plants a garden, and goes camping. Books include a variety of fabrics and features such as crinkle paper, teethers, and a squeaker. One book has an attached finger puppet oven mitt, one has a watering can made with crinkle paper, and the other one has a camera with a discovery mirror on the back.… More »
The white shape silhouetted against a blue background changes on every page. Is it a rabbit, a bird, or just split milk? Children are kept guessing until the surprise ending - and will be encouraged to improvise similar games of their own. Blue and white pictures.
Spacebusters The Race To The Moon will encourage your child to read as they discover all about the USA's pledge to send a man to the Moon before the end of the 1960s. This is the story of a race against time. Written by Philip Wilkinson. A 48-page Level 3 books.
Birth - 3 years. Look, look! Children run, fish swim, stars shine . . . all for baby's eyes to see. This sturdy board book, full of high-contrast black-and-white cut-paper art perfect for staring at, is just the thing for the eyes of the youngest babies. A few words in curving red type on each spread describe the scenes--a car races, a cat stretches, flowers bloom--and extend the book's age appeal so that it will be fascinating to older babies, too. Striking and stylish, Look Look! is the ideal… More »
Birth - 3 years. The vibrant colors and large text in this enchanting bilingual board book makes learning easy and fun. Boldly colored construction paper cutouts on stark white backgrounds introduce the basic concepts of colors, numbers, shapes, and opposites in a way that will engage little ones again and again. Board book. 10 pages.
4 - 8 years. When an elderly couple decides to bake gingerbread one day, they have no idea what they're getting into. As soon as the gingerbread man is all dressed up in his peppermint buttons, he leaps off the table and runs out the door! Chase along in this story as the man and woman, a dog, a pig, and more pursue the quick-on-his-feet cookie in a simple text, perfect for reading aloud, featuring strong patterns and repeated refrains that young listeners will want to read along with. Paperback. 32 pages.
While on a summer vacation, Emily discovers a whale living in her garden pond. So she writes to her teacher, Mr. Blueberry, for advice on how to care for her new pet. But Mr. Blueberry reponds that she must be mistaken, as whales live in the ocean, not in ponds. In a delightful exhange of letters, Emily learns about whales, and Mr. Blueberry learns about imagination, faith, and friendship. Full color.
6 - 9 years. "Charlie needs a cloak," everyone says. Charlie knows they're right, so the young shepherd sets out to make one. Starting in spring, he shears his sheep, washes the wool, and cards it. Then he spins the wool to yarn, and dies the yarn in the juice from late-summer berries. Every fall evening, he weaves the yarn into cloth, which he cuts into pieces. He pins the pieces together and then sews them...and Charlie's new cloak is ready just in time for winter! Tomie dePaola, beloved… More »