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Indestructibles: Hello, Farm!

Indestructibles: Hello, Farm!

Frost, Maddie
$5.95
Say hello to farm animals in a book that's indestructible!

Who munches the grass? Hungry cows!
Who rolls in the mud? Playful pigs!
Who greets the day? Crowing roosters!

Indestructiblesis the trusted series for easing little ones into story time. Beloved by babies and their parents, Indestructibles are built for the way babies "read" (i.e., with their hands and mouths) and are:
  • Rip Proof--made of ultra-durable tight-woven material
  • Waterproof--can be chewed on, drooled on, and washed!
  • Emergent Literacy Tool--bright pictures and few or no words encourage dialogic reading
  • Portable--lightweight books can go anywhere, perfect for the diaper bag and for travel
  • Safe for Baby--meets ASTM safety standards
  • Indestructibles: Row, Row, Row Your Boat

    Indestructibles: Row, Row, Row Your Boat

    Frost, Maddie
    $5.95
    Sing a nursery rhyme with a book that's Indestructible!

    Indestructibles is the trusted series for easing little ones into story time. Beloved by babies and their parents, Indestructibles are built for the way babies "read" (i.e. with their hands and mouths) and are:

  • Rip Proof--made of ultra-durable tight-woven material
  • Waterproof--can be chewed on, drooled on, and washed!
  • Emergent Literacy Tool--bright pictures and few or no words encourage dialogic reading
  • Portable--lightweight books can go anywhere, perfect for the diaper bag and for travel
  • Safe for Baby--meets ASTM safety standards
  • Row, Row, Row Your Boat celebrates the sweetness of father-child relationships--and introduces baby to a favorite song and the concepts of rhythm and rhyme.

    Indestructibles: The Itsy Bitsy Spider

    Indestructibles: The Itsy Bitsy Spider

    Frost, Maddie
    $5.95
    Sing a nursery rhyme with a book that's Indestructible!

    Indestructibles is the trusted series for easing little ones into story time. Beloved by babies and their parents, Indestructibles are built for the way babies "read" (i.e., with their hands and mouths) and are:
  • Rip Proof--made of ultra-durable tight-woven material
  • Waterproof--can be chewed on, drooled on, and washed!
  • Emergent Literacy Tool--bright pictures and few or no words encourage dialogic reading
  • Portable--lightweight books can go anywhere, perfect for the diaper bag and for travel
  • Safe for Baby--meets ASTM safety standards
  • In The Itsy Bitsy Spider, a small arachnid shows the power of perseverance--and baby is introduced to a favorite song and the concepts of rhythm and rhyme.
    Indestructibles: Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star

    Indestructibles: Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star

    Frost, Maddie
    $5.95
    Sing a nursery rhyme with a book that's Indestructible!

    Indestructibles is the trusted series for easing little ones into story time. Beloved by babies and their parents, Indestructibles are built for the way babies "read" (i.e., with their hands and mouths) and are:
  • Rip Proof--made of ultra-durable tight-woven material
  • Waterproof--can be chewed on, drooled on, and washed!
  • Emergent Literacy Tool--bright pictures and few or no words encourage dialogic reading
  • Portable--lightweight books can go anywhere, perfect for the diaper bag and for travel
  • Safe for Baby--meets ASTM safety standards
  • Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star is a soothing bedtime readaloud, introducing baby to a favorite song and the concepts of rhythm and rhyme.
    Chasing Augustus

    Chasing Augustus

    Fusco, Kimberly Newton
    $16.99
    A sweetly satisfying novel about a girl and her lost dog, perfect for fans of Jennifer E. Holm and Kirby Larson.

    Rosie's led a charmed life with her loving dad, who runs the town donut shop. It's true her mother abandoned them when Rosie was just a baby, but her dad's all she's ever needed. But now that her father's had a stroke, Rosie lives with her tough-as-nails grandfather. And her beloved dog, Gloaty Gus, has just gone missing.

    Rosie's determined to find him. With the help of a new friend and her own determination, she'll follow the trail anywhere . . . no matter where it leads. If she doesn't drive the whole world crazy in the meantime.

    Kimberly Newton Fusco's tender story brings to life a feisty, unsinkable, unstoppable, unforgettable girl who knows she's a fighter . . . if she can only figure out who's already on her side.

    Praise for Kimberly Newton Fusco's Beholding Bee:

    "Fans of Kate DiCamillo, Jennifer Holm, and Polly Horvath will find this an enjoyable and engrossing read." --School Library Journal

    "[A] really terrific, hopeful story. . . . This could be my favorite middle-grade novel of [the year]." --The Christian Science Monitor

    "A modern twist on fairy godmothers [with] strong, supportive women who don't need to provide a Prince Charming to make dreams come true." --The Horn Book

    Come Sit with Me

    Come Sit with Me

    Gallo, Tina
    $4.99
    Turn a gray day into all the colors of the rainbow by sitting down on a buddy bench and having a chat with a friend in this imaginative Level 2 Ready-to-Read inspired by Crayola colors!

    When someone is feeling sad or lonely, it's up to all of us to help him or her feel better! In this story, a group of kids is creating a buddy bench for the playground. But they can't decide how to paint it. Read this book to find out what colorful solution they come up with. This picture book includes a backmatter section on the history of buddy benches, tips on being kind, and how to make your own buddy bench!

    This paperback edition comes with a sheet of friendship-themed stickers featuring Crayola colors!

    (c) 2019 Crayola, Easton, PA 18044-0431. Crayola Oval Logo is a registered trademark of Crayola used under license.

    Hero School

    Hero School

    Gallo, Tina
    $4.99
    Gekko learns a special lesson about asking for help in this Level 1 Ready-to-Read based on PJ Masks, the hit preschool series airing on Disney Junior!

    When Night Ninja steals the school bus and converts it into his very own super-vehicle, it's up to the PJ Masks to stop him in his tracks.

    This paperback edition comes with two sheets of stickers!

    PJ Masks (c) Frog Box / Entertainment One UK Limited / Walt Disney EMEA Productions Limited 2014

    How to Be a Boss

    How to Be a Boss

    Gallo, Tina
    $3.99
    Learn how to be a boss in this Level Ready-to-Read 1 based on The Boss Baby!

    DreamWorks Animation's The Boss Baby, based on the Simon & Schuster book by Marla Frazee, is now an Oscar-nominated motion picture!

    A humorous "how to" book for wannabe bosses! All the tricks of the trade are here, such as "Demand twenty-four-hour room service," (with an illustration of mom rushing to baby with a bottle). Fans of the movie will love this funny collection of boss baby rules.

    The Boss Baby (c) 2017 DreamWorks Animation LLC. All Rights Reserved.

    Good Night Bedtime

    Good Night Bedtime

    Gamble, Adam
    $9.95
    Good Night Bedtime highlights reading stories, putting on pajamas, taking a bath, brushing teeth and hair, feeding pets, putting toys away, stuffed animals and blankies, wishing upon a star, singing lullabies, sweet dreams, coloring, counting sheep, talking about the day, nightlights, getting tucked in, hugs and kisses, and more. This charming board book puts little ones to bed in a soothing and loving way. Children will recognize all their favorite bedtime rituals and may even learn a few new ones. Shhh, it's bedtime!

    This book is part of the bestselling Good Night Our World series, which includes hundreds of titles exploring iconic locations and exciting themes.

    Good Night Florida

    Good Night Florida

    Gamble, Adam
    $9.95
    Good Night Florida includes coconut palm trees, snorkeling the Keys, dolphins, sea turtles, manatees, the Everglades and alligators, orange groves, Kennedy Space Center, Daytona 500, Ginnie Springs, St. Augustine, swimming. beaches, and more. Young Floridians and visitors are invited to explore the most exciting attractions the Sunshine State has to offer while being lulled gently to sleep. Oranges and alligators included!

    This book is part of the bestselling Good Night Our World series, which includes hundreds of titles exploring iconic locations and exciting, child-friendly themes.

    Many of North America's most beloved regions are artfully celebrated in these board books designed to soothe children before bedtime while instilling an early appreciation for North America's natural and cultural wonders. Each book stars a multicultural group of people visiting the featured area's attractions as rhythmic language guides children through the passage of both a single day and the four seasons while saluting the iconic aspects of each place.

    Otter: What Pet Is Best?

    Otter: What Pet Is Best?

    Garton, Sam
    $4.99

    On her next adventure, Otter--the irrepressible character sure to be adored by fans of Llama Llama--tries to choose the perfect pet for her and Teddy.

    Otter: What Pet Is Best? is a My First I Can Read book, which means it's perfect for shared reading with a child.

    Read about more of Otter's adventures in I Am Otter, Otter in Space, Otter Goes to School, Otter Loves Halloween!, Otter Loves Easter!, Otter: Oh No, Bath Time!, Otter: The Best Job Ever!, Otter: Hello, Sea Friends!; Otter: Let's Go Swimming!; and Otter: I Love Books.

    Duck, Duck, Dinosaur: Spring Smiles

    Duck, Duck, Dinosaur: Spring Smiles

    George, Kallie
    $4.99

    Little ones will enjoy this sweet and funny story featuring a sneezing dinosaur!

    It's wonderful springtime, and there are so many flowers, leaves, and seeds outside. Siblings Feather, Flap, and Spike want to explore on a sunny day. But will Spike's sneezes make him the odd dino out? ACHOO!

    Duck, Duck, Dinosaur: Spring Smiles is a My First I Can Read book, which means it's perfect for shared reading with a child.

    We Are All Greta

    We Are All Greta

    Giannella, Valentina
    $12.99
    "Humans are very adaptable: We can still fix this. But the opportunity to do so will not last for long. We must start today. We have no more excuses" GRETA THUNBERG

    Follow in the footsteps of the Swedish teenage activist and Nobel Peace Prize candidate in We Are All Greta and join the global mission to save our planet from climate change.

    Greta Thunberg, author of No One is too Small to Make a Difference, has directed the attention of adults and her peers alike to issues crucial to the future of the planet, and the heads of even the youngest children have been filled with questions. GLOBAL WARMING, THE GREENHOUSE EFFECT, FOSSIL FUELS - what do they all mean? What are biodiversity and sustainable development? Who is studying the changes that are taking place here on Earth? Which sources are reliable? What action can I take?

    We Are All Greta sets out the basic ideas required to understand climate change, explained in a scientific and accessible way and drawn from the most authoritative sources. With a chapter on key words and sites to help you understand the climate challenge and a list of websites to visit for further information, this is a book for young people, for parents, for grandparents and anyone having to answer direct and urgent questions about what must be done to protect our world.

    WHAT EARLY READERS ARE SAYING ABOUT WE ARE ALL GRETA

    "Very good for young & older readers. This applies to every one of us on this planet!"

    "Since we have only about 12 years before climate change is irreversible, this is a very timely book. Highly recommended."

    "It is suitable for children and adults alike and I would recommend it to anyone wanting to learn more about global warming."

    "Definitely a good place to start when teaching kids about the environment."

    Tyrannosaurus Wrecks

    Tyrannosaurus Wrecks

    Gibbs, Stuart
    $17.99
    In the latest novel in New York Times bestselling author Stuart Gibbs's FunJungle series, Teddy Fitzroy returns as FunJungle's resident sleuth to solve his most improbable mystery yet--with a victim that's 65 million years old.

    Teddy was all set for a campout at his friend Sage's family ranch--but then Sage gets terrible news: The skull of a rare dinosaur that was being excavated on his property has mysteriously vanished overnight in the middle of a rainstorm, even though it weighed 500 pounds. Not a single footprint has been left behind. Since the dinosaur was top secret, the police don't believe anyone outside the dig could have stolen it.

    A T-rex skull can sell for millions of dollars, and everyone is a suspect--including J.J. McCracken, the owner of FunJungle.

    Meanwhile, Teddy's old foes, the Barksdale twins, have gotten into trouble with an illegally purchased anaconda, and Teddy's girlfriend Summer wants to find out who's behind the local trade in black market reptiles. The two cases will drag Teddy into more danger and chaos than ever before, in this mystery that's stranger than fiction.

    Soccer

    Soccer

    Gifford, Clive
    $9.99
    Who Was Bruce Lee?

    Who Was Bruce Lee?

    Gigliotti, Jim
    $5.99
    Bruce Lee was a Chinese American action film star, martial arts instructor, filmmaker, and philosopher. His Hong Kong and Hollywood-produced films elevated the traditional martial arts film to a new level of popularity and acclaim. Through such films as Way of the Dragon and Enter the Dragon, Lee helped to change the way Asians were presented in American films and, in the process, he became an iconic figure known throughout the world. Although he died at the young age of 32, Bruce Lee is widely considered to be the one of the most influential martial artists of all time.
    Who Was Edgar Allan Poe?

    Who Was Edgar Allan Poe?

    Gigliotti, Jim
    $5.99
    Filled with broken hearts and black ravens, Edgar Allan Poe's ghastly tales have delighted readers for centuries. Born in Boston in 1809, Poe was orphaned at age two. He was soon adopted by a Virginia family who worked as tombstone merchants. In 1827 he enlisted in the Army and subsequently failed out of West Point. His first published story, The Raven, was a huge success, but his joy was overshadowed by the death of his wife. Poe devoted his life to writing and his tragic life often inspired his work. He is considered to be the inventor of detective fiction and the father of American mystery writers. His work continues to influence popular culture through films, music, literature, and television.
    Who Was George Washington Carver?

    Who Was George Washington Carver?

    Gigliotti, Jim
    $5.99
    Born in 1860s Missouri, nobody expected George Washington Carver to succeed. Slaves were not allowed to be educated. After the Civil War, Carver enrolled in classes and proved to be a star student. He became the first black student at Iowa State Agricultural College and later its first black professor. He went on to the Tuskegee Institute where he specialized in botany (the study of plants) and developed techniques to grow crops better. His work with vegetables, especially peanuts, made him famous and changed agriculture forever. He went on to develop nearly 100 household products and over 100 recipes using peanuts.
    Who Was Mother Teresa?

    Who Was Mother Teresa?

    Gigliotti, Jim
    $5.99
    Born a humble girl in what is now Albania, Agnes Bojaxhiu lived a charitable life. She pledged herself to a religious order at the age of 18 and chose the name Sister Teresa, after the patron saint of missionaries. While teaching in India, where famine and violence had devastated the poor, Teresa shed her habit and walked the streets of Calcutta tending to the needs of the destitute. Her charity work soon expanded internationally, and her name remains synonymous with compassion and devotion to the poor.
    Dixie

    Dixie

    Gilman, Grace; Mcconnell, Sara
    $3.99

    Emma needs to prepare for her class's production of The Wizard of Oz, so she can't play with her puppy, Dixie, after school. But Dixie does not understand.

    Alligator

    Alligator

    Gish, Melissa
    $9.99
    A detailed chronology of developmental milestones drives this life study of alligators, including their habitats, physical features, and conservation measures taken to protect these semiaquatic reptiles.
    Shark

    Shark

    Gish, Melissa
    $9.99
    A detailed chronology of developmental milestones drives this life study of sharks, including their habitats, physical features, and conservation measures taken to protect these cartilaginous fish.
    Goodnight World

    Goodnight World

    Gliori, Debi
    $7.99

    Goodnight moon,
    goodnight sun.
    Goodnight, goodnight,
    to everyone

    Every child is getting ready for bed. But children aren't the only ones who go to sleep at night--so do plants, animals, and everything else. It's time to say goodnight to the world!

    This soothing board book with soft, beautiful illustrations is perfect for snuggling up with at bedtime.

    Night Before Christmas

    Night Before Christmas

    Golden Book
    $4.99

    Reintroduce children to America's favorite Christmas poem, "The Night Before Christmas," with this recovered Little Golden Book adaption.

    Recently found in the Golden Books archives, Corinne Malvern's artwork for this book has been beautifully restored for today's kids!

    Dora's Big Valentine! (Dora the Explorer)

    Dora's Big Valentine! (Dora the Explorer)

    Golden Books
    $3.99
    A full-color activity book with stickers and Dora the Explorer! Nickelodeon's favorite adventurer delivers Valentine's Day joy in this activity book that features full-color pages, games, and over 50 stickers. Kids will love decorating the included friendship cards!
    Spring 2018 Star Wars Little Golden Book (Star Wars)

    Spring 2018 Star Wars Little Golden Book (Star Wars)

    Golden Books
    $4.99
    An exciting Little Golden Book based on Star Wars: The Last Jedi!

    Can Rey, Finn, General Leia, Poe Dameron, and Luke Skywalker save the galaxy from Kylo Ren and the evil First Order? The epic space saga, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, is retold in the iconic Little Golden Book format! Featuring stunning retro illustrations, this book is perfect for Star Wars--and Little Golden Book--fans of all ages!

    Star Wars has captivated millions worldwide for almost forty years. The phenomenon began with the 1977 theatrical debut of Star Wars, later retitled A New Hope, and has expanded to include eight additional major motion pictures (The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones, Revenge of the Sith, The Force Awakens, Rogue One, and The Last Jedi), television programming, publishing, video games, and much more, with new films coming every year.

    Say Hello To Zorro

    Say Hello To Zorro

    Goodrich, Carter
    $15.99
    Mister Bud is a dog of routine. He has wake up time, nap time, rest time, dinner time, etc. And everyone knows to follow his schedule.

    Then disaster strikes. A stranger comes home at "make a fuss time" and throws everything off! Zorro is little bit bossy and Mister Bud wants nothing to do with him. But when the dogs discover they like the same things (like chasing the cat and napping), everything becomes more fun. As long as everyone follows the schedule.

    Shine!

    Shine!

    Grabenstein, J J
    $16.99
    "Inspirational, commonsensical, and a whole lot of fun." --James Patterson

    Everyone deserves to shine in this sparkling new book from the New York Times bestselling author of Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library, Chris Grabenstein, and coauthor J.J. Grabenstein--just right for fans of Word of Mouse and The Fourteenth Goldfish.

    "Who do you want to be?" asks Mr. Van Deusen. "And not when you grow up. Right here, right now."

    Shine on! might be the catchphrase of twelve-year-old Piper's hero--astronaut, astronomer, and television host Nellie Dumont Frisse--but Piper knows the truth: some people are born to shine, and she's just not one of them. That fact has never been clearer than now, since her dad's new job has landed them both at Chumley Prep, a posh private school where everyone seems to be the best at something and where Piper definitely doesn't fit in.

    Bursting with humor, heart, science, possibilities, and big questions, Shine! is a story about finding your place in the universe--a story about figuring out who you are and who you want to be.

    Wind in the Willows

    Wind in the Willows

    Grahame, Kenneth
    $18.95
    Original Don Daily illustrations bring the riverbank and endearing characters back to life in unparalleled quality in this classic edition of The Wind in the Willows.

    For more than a century, Kenneth Grahame's The Wind in the Willows has captivated children with the adventures of Mole, Rat, toad and Badger. Renowned artist Don Daily Captured the essence of these beloved stores with enchanting illustrations back in 1993; now, the beautiful artwork is posthumously published in Daily's honor in this new hardcover classic edition. The text featuring the same heartwarming tales on full color spreads, this edition is one to be treasured by a new generation of readers.

    Cleonardo, the Little Inventor

    Cleonardo, the Little Inventor

    GrandPre, Mary
    $18.99
    Cleonardo's father is an inventor. So was her grandfather, her great-grandfather, and all the great-greats before them. Cleo wants to be an inventor too. She tries to help her father in his workshop, but he never uses her great ideas. Can Cleo invent something big and important and perfect all by herself?

    This imaginative story of a father and his daughter brings the magic of creativity to little inventors everywhere.
    Allies

    Allies

    Gratz, Alan
    $17.99
    A New York Times bestseller!

    Alan Gratz, bestselling author of Refugee, weaves a stunning array of voices and stories into an epic tale of teamwork in the face of tyranny -- and how just one day can change the world.


    June 6, 1944: The Nazis are terrorizing Europe, on their evil quest to conquer the world. The only way to stop them? The biggest, most top-secret operation ever, with the Allied nations coming together to storm German-occupied France.

    Welcome to D-Day.

    Dee, a young U.S. soldier, is on a boat racing toward the French coast. And Dee -- along with his brothers-in-arms -- is terrified. He feels the weight of World War II on his shoulders.

    But Dee is not alone. Behind enemy lines in France, a girl named Samira works as a spy, trying to sabotage the German army. Meanwhile, paratrooper James leaps from his plane to join a daring midnight raid. And in the thick of battle, Henry, a medic, searches for lives to save.

    In a breathtaking race against time, they all must fight to complete their high-stakes missions. But with betrayals and deadly risks at every turn, can the Allies do what it takes to win?

    Refugee

    Refugee

    Gratz, Alan
    $16.99
    A tour de force from acclaimed author Alan Gratz (Prisoner B-3087), this timely -- and timeless -- novel tells the powerful story of three different children seeking refuge.
    A New York Times bestseller!

    JOSEF is a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany. With the threat of concentration camps looming, he and his family board a ship bound for the other side of the world . . .

    ISABEL is a Cuban girl in 1994. With riots and unrest plaguing her country, she and her family set out on a raft, hoping to find safety in America . . .

    MAHMOUD is a Syrian boy in 2015. With his homeland torn apart by violence and destruction, he and his family begin a long trek toward Europe . . .

    All three kids go on harrowing journeys in search of refuge. All will face unimaginable dangers -- from drownings to bombings to betrayals. But there is always the hope of tomorrow. And although Josef, Isabel, and Mahmoud are separated by continents and decades, shocking connections will tie their stories together in the end.

    This action-packed novel tackles topics both timely and timeless: courage, survival, and the quest for home.

    Melanie says: An important and timely book to understand today's refugee crisis. Great for families and read and discuss. Memorable!

    Olga and the Smelly Thing from Nowhere

    Olga and the Smelly Thing from Nowhere

    Gravel, Elise
    $13.99

    A Bank Street College of Education Best Children's Book of the Year!

    Meet Olga, the amazing child scientist who LOVES animals (because they are super-cute)! Brightly put this heavily illustrated don't-miss book on their Ultimate Summer Reading List for 9- to 12-Year-Olds.

    Olga and the Smelly Thing from Nowhere is jam-packed with fun: vibrant illustrations, word bubbles, quirky humor, olgamus facts, and plenty of excitement for readers who love making discoveries and meeting new friends. Olga is a charming combination of independent, curious, and smart--making her the coolest girl scientist around--perfect for fans of Dork Diaries and Captain Underpants.

    When Olga crosses paths with a weird creature and becomes the first kid to discover the species olgamus ridiculus, she is ecstatic! What does an olgamus eat? How does it poop? Why does its burp sound like the word rubber? With her trusty observation notebook and the help of a librarian, a shopkeeper, and some friends, Olga sets out to do science--learning the facts about her smelly, almost-furry pal and searching for him when he goes missing. The scientific method is the best way to discover anything!

    --Publishers Weekly
    Kid's Book of the Elements

    Kid's Book of the Elements

    Gray, Theodore
    $12.99
    A fun, fascinating, and amazingly photographic exploration of the periodic table, for curious kids who want to understand how atoms and elements make up everything in the universe.
    In this very special kids' edition of Theodore Gray's The Elements, budding scientists, ages 6 to 9, will learn all about every element in the periodic table from the first element, Hydrogen (1), to the very last element, Oganesson (118). Filled with great big colorful photographs and fun facts for every element, The Kid's Book of The Elements is the perfect introduction to the fascinating world of chemistry and visual/tactile-based STEM/STEAM learning. This edition also includes 120 sturdy tear-out cards of each element for kids to play with and arrange on their own.
    Missing Tooth Fairy

    Missing Tooth Fairy

    Green, Poppy
    $5.99
    Sophie gets a visit from the tooth fairy--or does she?--in this fifteenth charming book of The Adventures of Sophie Mouse series!

    Sophie Mouse has never lost a tooth before. But it looks like that's about to change because Sophie's tooth sure is wiggly! She's a little scared...until a friend tells her that when you lose your tooth and put it under your pillow, the tooth fairy brings you a present! Now Sophie can't wait for her tooth to fall out. Then, Sophie does exactly what she's supposed to but the tooth fairy never comes! What did Sophie do wrong? Or is the tooth fairy simply...missing?

    With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Adventures of Sophie Mouse chapter books are perfect for beginning readers.

    What a Masterpiece!

    What a Masterpiece!

    Guasco, Riccardo
    $17.99

    In this wordless picture book, the Western world's greatest art is closer than you expect. A boy's daily routines bring him face-to-face with Escher's winding stairs, Banksy's balloon girl, Picasso's dancing fauns, and many more familiar sights. Maybe the boy's bedroom looks a little like Van Gogh's. Maybe that apple looks a bit like Magritte's. And maybe another masterpiece is on its way...

    A celebration of creativity across the centuries, What a Masterpiece! will inspire young artists to find wonder in their everyday lives. An art index after the story helps readers identify the cultural treasures behind the illustrations.

    Dark Matter of Mona Starr

    Dark Matter of Mona Starr

    Gulledge, Laura Lee
    $22.99
    A bold and original YA graphic novel about one teen's battle to understand her mental illness--and find her creative genius

    Sometimes, the world is too much for Mona Starr. She's sweet, geeky, and creative, but it's hard for her to make friends and connect with other people, and her depression seems to take on a vivid, concrete form. She calls it her Matter.

    The Matter seems to be everywhere, telling Mona she's not good enough and that everyone around her wishes she'd go away. But with therapy, art, writing, and the persistence of a few good friends, Mona starts to understand her Matter and how she can turn her fears into strengths.

    Heartfelt, emotionally vulnerable, and visually stunning, The Dark Matter of Mona Starris a story about battling your inner doubts and fears--and finding your creative genius.

    Goodnight Bubbala

    Goodnight Bubbala

    Haft, Sheryl
    $17.99
    This festive parody reimagines a classic bedtime book as a lively Jewish family gathering complete with bubbies and zeydes, a dreidel, and a shmear on a bagel. Includes an exclusive latke recipe by Ina Garten, TV's Barefoot Contessa!

    In the small blue room there was a bubbala, and a little shmatta,
    and then--oy vey!--came the whole mishpacha!

    This zesty parody of one of America's favorite picture books offers a very different bedtime routine: one that is full of family exuberance and love. Instead of whispers of "hush," this bedtime includes dancing and kvelling, and of course, noshing--because this little bunny is a Jewish bunny, and this joyous book celebrates the Jewish values of cherishing your loved ones, expressing gratitude, and being generous.

    Filled with Yiddish words, the book includes a phonetic glossary and even an easy latke recipe by beloved cookbook author Ina Garten, who calls the book "brilliant, beautiful, important, and so much fun!"

    Best Friends

    Best Friends

    Hale, Shannon
    $12.99

    A National and New York Times Bestseller!

    The creators of Real Friends Shannon Hale and LeUyen Pham are back with a true story about popularity, first crushes, and finding your own path in the graphic novel, Best Friends.

    Follow your heart. Find your people.

    Sixth grade is supposed to be perfect. Shannon's got a sure spot in the in-crowd called The Group, and her best friend is their leader, Jen, the most popular girl in school.

    But the rules are always changing, and Shannon has to scramble to keep up. She never knows which TV shows are cool, what songs to listen to, and who she's allowed to talk to. Who makes these rules, anyway? And does Shannon have to follow them?

    A School Library Journal Best Book of 2019
    A Chicago Public Library Best of the Best Book of 2019
    A National Public Radio (NPR) Best Book of 2019
    One of NBC Today's 26 Best Kids' Books of 2019

    Princess in Black and the Hungry Bunny Horde

    Princess in Black and the Hungry Bunny Horde

    Hale, Shannon
    $6.99
    It's a case of monstrous cuteness as the Princess in Black encounters her biggest challenge yet: a field overrun by adorable bunnies.

    Princess Magnolia and her unicorn, Frimplepants, are on their way to have brunch with Princess Sneezewort, an occasion Frimplepants enjoys more than anything in the world. But just when he can smell the freshly baked bread and the heaping platters of sugar-dusted doughnuts, Princess Magnolia's glitter-stone ring rings. The monster alarm! After a quick change in the secret cave, Princess Magnolia and Frimplepants are transformed into the Princess in Black and her faithful pony, Blacky. But when they get to the goat pasture, all they can see is a field full of darling little bunnies nibbling on grass, twitching their velvet noses, and wiggling their fluffy tails. Where are the monsters? Are these bunnies as innocent as they appear?

    Princess in Black and the Mysterious Playdate

    Princess in Black and the Mysterious Playdate

    Hale, Shannon
    $6.99
    Noseholes and elephants! A pet-eating monster interrupts a perfect playdate with Princess Sneezewort . . . but who is that new masked avenger?

    Princess Magnolia and Princess Sneezewort have plans . . . mysterious plans, like a princess playdate! They dress-up slam! They karaoke jam! They playhouse romp and snack-time stomp! But then a shout from outside Princess Sneezewort's castle interrupts their fun. It's a monster trying to eat someone's kitty! This is a job for the Princess in Black. Yet when the Princess in Black gets there, she finds only a masked stranger and no monster in sight . . . or is there? Action and humor abound in this ode to friendship that proves that when shape-shifting monsters intrude on your plans, two heroes are better than one.

    Princess in Black Takes a Vacation

    Princess in Black Takes a Vacation

    Hale, Shannon
    $6.99
    Even monster-battling princesses get tired sometimes! But a peaceful time away is hard to find as the humorous New York Times best-selling series continues.

    After battling monsters all night, a sleepy Princess in Black decides that she needs a vacation. After all, the Goat Avenger, a new hero who looks oddly familiar, has offered to protect the goats while she takes a much needed break. The very next day Princess Magnolia rides her bicycle to the seaside, where the air is salty, the sun is shiny, and the sea is as blue as monster fur. But just as Princess Magnolia is about to take a nap on her hammock, she hears a "ROAR!" Seriously? A monster? On the perfect beach? Impossible! Could a sea monster really ruin this vacation for the Princess in Black?

    Kids on the Bus

    Kids on the Bus

    Hall, Kirsten
    $9.99
    An interactive board book that lends a new twist to "Wheels on the Bus"!

    The feelings on the bus go 'round and 'round, All 'round the town.

    Take a turn on this busy city bus to discover what everyone is feeling. Spin the wheel to match the feeling to the scene, then sing along with the familiar song in this creative introduction to emotions. A fun, updated take on the classic children's song, this novelty board book shaped like a stylishly modern bus will have kids acting and singing along--and reflecting on their own varied emotions.

    - A cute and clever intro to emotions for babies and toddlers
    - Classic sing-a-long for parents and children
    - Unique shape and interactive features help engage young readers

    A classic read-aloud sing-along book for young fans of such books as My Fun School Bus, Tonka: Fire Trucks!, and The Little School Bus.

    This charming sing-able, read-able board book helps children identify emotions, a key early childhood developmental milestone.

    - Read-aloud books for ages 0-3
    - School bus books
    - Bus shaped book

    Child's Introduction to Art: The World's Greatest Paintings and Sculptures

    Child's Introduction to Art: The World's Greatest Paintings and Sculptures

    Hamilton, Meredith
    $19.99
    Explore the fascinating world of art and artists while trying do-it-yourself art projects in this colorful informative book.

    Introduce kids ages 9 through 12 to the artworld's most famous painters, styles, and periods, all brought to life through full-color photographs of 40 masterpieces, as well as charming original illustrations.

    This gorgeously illustrated reader highlights 40 painters and sculptors, including Leonardo da Vinci, Claude Monet, Diego Velasquez, Vincent van Gogh, Salvador Dali, Mary Cassatt, and Andy Warhol, providing information on their life, inspirations, influences, technique, and a full-color photo of one of their signature works of art. It also includes an overview of various styles and periods (Renaissance, Impressionism, Cubism, etc.), instruction on how to view and appreciate art, and information on the color wheel and other tools artists employ.

    Fun art projects throughout, such as Can You Find It?, Q-tip pointillism, making a stained-glass window with tissue paper, and Spatter Paint like Pollock, allow kids to learn about painting techniques and explore their own artistic abilities. Also includes five masterpiece paintings to color.

    Meredith Hamilton's witty illustrations add another dimension to the excellent text and photographs.

    Child's Introduction to the Orchestra (Revised and Updated)

    Child's Introduction to the Orchestra (Revised and Updated)

    Hamilton, Meredith
    $19.99
    This interactive, bestselling introduction to the world of classical music -- from music history and key composers to instruments and arrangements -- now includes a removable poster and access to downloadable music so elementary-age children (and their parents) can listen as they learn.
    A Child's Introduction to the Orchestra is a fun and exciting musical journey. With cheery narrator Orchestra Bob as their guide, kids are encouraged to listen, learn, and enjoy as they are introduced to the most powerful works from the greatest composers throughout history. He tells wacky stories about deaf composers and quirky musicians, and explores the inspirations behind monumental pieces. Kids will also learn about each instrument of the orchestra from the cello to the timpani, as well as different musical styles from Baroque to Modern.
    Each step of the way, children can listen to musical examples of what they are learning about by downloading audio tracks from an exclusive website. Young readers will hear the sound of an actual violin as they study the instrument and enjoy the playful tune of a Mozart minuet as they read about the composer's precocious exploits as a child. Also included is a removable a poster of instruments and their location in the orchestra.
    Illustrated in exquisite and colorful detail with over 100 original drawings and photographs, this is the perfect introduction to the magical world of classical music.

    Happy Hanukkah, Pout-Pout Fish

    Happy Hanukkah, Pout-Pout Fish

    Hanna, Dan
    $5.99

    Deborah Diesen and Dan Hanna's Happy Hanukkah, Pout-Pout Fish is a short and sweet mini-adventure created to introduce the youngest guppies to the New York Times bestselling Pout-Pout Fish series.

    Celebrate Hanukkah with Mr. Fish and his friends--it's eight nights of fun! From a delicious meal to lighting the menorah, Hanukkah is a time of joy.

    Engaged Management Volume 1: Inspiring Your Team To Win

    Engaged Management Volume 1: Inspiring Your Team To Win

    Hannon, John
    $19.97
    Engaged Management, Volume 1: Inspiring Your Team To Win (2nd edition) is the first book in John Hannon's Engaged Management Series. It is written for all levels of television broadcast and cable sales management, and for those aspiring to one day secure a management title and leadership role in the TV business. Inside these pages you will find immediately executable leadership, coaching, management, sales preparation, customer service, and career improvement suggestions. This is not a business book where each chapter is an organized step to becoming a better manager. Each chapter of Engaged Management features self-contained articles packed with anecdotes, stories, and "voice of experience" lessons. The writing is crafted in a style that makes it easy to stop reading mid-chapter to reflect, digest, and act on the new information. Other books in the series include Volume 2: Maximizing Your Team's Sales Performance and Volume 3: Awakening Sales Confidence In Your Team also on Amazon.
    Engaged Management, Volume 2: Maximizing Your Team's Sales Performance

    Engaged Management, Volume 2: Maximizing Your Team's Sales Performance

    Hannon, John
    $19.97
    Engaged Management, Volume 2: Maximizing Your Team's Sales Performance (2nd edition) is the follow-up to the Amazon best-seller, Engaged Management, Volume 1: Inspiring Your Team To Win. This series is written for all levels of television broadcast and cable management and for those aspiring to one day secure a management title and leadership role in the TV business. Inside these pages you'll find immediately executable leadership, coaching, management, sales preparation, customer service, and career improvement suggestions. The Engaged Management series features self-contained articles packed with anecdotes, stories, and "voice of experience" lessons. This is not a business book where each chapter is an organized step to becoming a better manager. The writing is crafted in a style that makes it easy to stop reading mid-chapter to reflect, digest, and act on the new information. Here's what industry execs have to say: "One of the best new TV sales & marketing management books I have seen of late. John Hannon's 'Engaged Management, Volume 2: Maximizing Your Team's Sales Performance' is a great new bible for the current media climate." (Russell Myerson, Network Television Executive) "In our business, revenue solves all issues. Nobody understand that better than John Hannon. In this book he reveals how to connect with and motivate professionals to perform at levels they never thought possible. This should be mandatory reading for every sales and management professional in your organization." (Nick Waller, EVP & COO, Gray Television) "John is a gifted, passionate broadcast sales management trainer, who loves the television business. He has personally been on the front lines, and truly understand and relates to the challenges of today's broadcast media professional. His knowledge and experience comes through loud and clear in this must-read book." (Mark Gordon, President & CEO, Missouri Broadcasters Association). Other books in the Engaged Management series include Volume 1: Inspiring Your Team To Win and Volume 3: Awakening Sales Confidence In Your Team.
    Underwear!

    Underwear!

    Harney, Jenn
    $7.99
    Bare bear! Stop right there! Underwear!
    Under where?
    So begins the dialogue between a tired bear dad and a rambunctious bear cub who would rather play with his tighty whities than get into bed. Underwear makes great hair. It can even turn one into a superber, or a goggle-wearing swimming bear. But beware of a big scare! Rhymes, homonyms, and conjunctions abound in this perfect read-aloud whose primary purpose is to make bedtime fun.
    Follow Your Dreams, Little One

    Follow Your Dreams, Little One

    Harrison, Vashti
    $8.99
    New York Times bestselling author-illustrator Vashti Harrison shines a bold, joyous light on black men through history in this board book edition of Little Legends: Exceptional Men in Black History.
    This beautifully illustrated board book highlights true stories of black men in history. The exceptional men featured include artist Aaron Douglas, civil rights leader John Lewis, dancer Alvin Ailey, lawman Bass Reeves, tennis champion Arthur Ashe, and writer James Baldwin.
    The legends in this book span centuries and continents, but what they have in common is that each one has blazed a trail for generations to come.