Bending over backwards to keep the kids entertained? Well, struggle no more - teach your children the wonders of sewing with this easy-to-follow guide. Kids love to make things, so why not get them stitching animals, dolls, fancy-dress outfits, bags, jewellery and more? Crafting expert and mother of two Emma Hardy guides you through all the fundamentals of sewing with clear step-by-step instructions that will help little ones to learn while at the same time having fun. And once the basics have been mastered, a whole world of crafting possibilities will be unlocked. With 35 simple projects for boys and girls, each one designed specifically to help children learn to sew, this is the perfect book for beating boredom and entertaining little ones in a naturally inventive way.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 3/31/2010Pages: 128
George is playing with his boats, but there's no wind to make them sail. Then one of the wind children comes and blows especially for him - and together they embark on a great adventure. The wind child blows dandelions in the meadows, shakes apples from the tree and blows the leaves around and eventually she blows George home on a cloud. From the author of "The Story of the Root Children" and "The Story of the Snow Children", this is another classic children's story with beautiful illustrations in the art-nouveau style.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 10/1/2006Pages: 24
Far far away, the butterfly folk live in a kingdom of beautiful gardens. The butterfly children play, dance and sing all day long with their little brothers and sisters, the caterpillars. The children can't wait until the first day of spring, when they will finally get their wings. But first, they must learn about the many brightly-coloured flowers in the kingdom, so they can take part in the flying procession of peacock, swallowtail, red admiral and many other butterflies. Beautifully illustrated in the art nouveau style, this is another classic children's story from the author of "The Story of the Root Children" and "The Story of the Wind Children".Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 3/1/2009Pages: 20Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
This beautiful collection of Max Lucado's best-selling children's picture books includes: The Crippled Lamb -- This touching tale helps children see that even though they are different, God has a unique plan for their lives. Just in Case You Ever Wonder -- An endearing story that illustrates a parent's love for their child. The Way Home: A Princess Story -- A powerful story that will speak to all the King's children about a parent's sacrifice and the path that leads home. Jacob's Gift -- A timeless reminder demonstrating how when you give a gift to one of God's children, you give a gift to Him.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 10/9/2007Pages: 144Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
No matter where they live, children are always curious about the world. But nothing proves more fascinating to them than other children. Exploring the themes of commonality and diversity, this informational picture book introduces young readers to 12 children from around the world. Speaking in the first person, the children briefly describe such things as the language, food, clothing, schooling and daily life of their region. One of the most appealing aspects of this book is the artwork, which features the use of fabric, paper, mesh, string and felt in multimedia collage. Through the use of colors and textures, each child emerges with a distinctive and endearing personality.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 2/1/2004Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
Poppy is gazing out of the window at the snow when suddenly she sees that the snowflakes are really Snow Children, dancing and whirling in the garden. Soon, they whisk her away to the Snow Queen's wintry kingdom. From the author of "The Story of the Root Children", this is another classic children's story with beautiful illustrations in the art-nouveau style.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 9/1/2005Pages: 24
One of Lion Publishing's most successful international best-sellers, The Children's Bible in 365 Stories tells the Bible narrative in detail and depth. As well as all the well-known Bible stories, it includes sections that most children's Bibles do not have space for: poetry, prophets, New Testament letters, etc. The result is a very readable and very thorough children's Bible - with an episode for every day of the year. This new paperback edition brings a best-seller to a new market.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 6/22/2001Pages: 416
Covering key curriculum topics including geography, physics, biology, chemistry, history, Science, , and technology, The New Children's Encyclopedia is created and verified by a board of experts to ensure the utmost, objective accuracy. Hundreds of accessible and fun, flashcard-style facts provide key information making it easy to learn about animals, famous historical figures, planets, climate change, and more. With stunning photography and innovative graphics, The New Children's Encyclopedia is an unparalleled, irreplaceable family reference book that will engage children's natural curiosity about the world around them.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 8/19/2013Pages: 304Reading Level: Age 6 and Up
This cautionary tale about whiny children being eaten by monsters is upended when the monsters cannot decide how best to prepare their meal. A whiny child salad doesn't work because there's paprika in the dressing. A whiny child cake won't do because the flour spills all over the floor. Whiny child burgers are out of the question because the grill is too hard to light. When the persnickety monsters finally decide that whiny child cucumber sandwiches are the perfect solution, their whiny children have escaped. At least the children have learned their lesson...for now.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 8/31/2010Pages: 40Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
Playmobil Children's Pony WagonTake a ride through the country on the Children's Pony Wagon with functioning wheels. Remove the roof for easy access to fun supplies stored in the back of the wagon. Set includes two figures, one horse with wagon harness, storage container, hat and other accessories. Recommended for ages five to ten. Playmobil, Germany's largest toy manufacturer, is headquartered in Zirndorf, Germany and has been producing and distributing toys for more than 36 years. The miniature worlds of Playmobil encourage children to explore and learn while having fun. Children's imaginations are transported to medieval times with the Playmobil castle, to the adventurous seas with Playmobil pirates, and many other themed playworlds. The figures can bend, sit, stand, and turn their heads to make realistic role play possible.
Playmobil Children's Pony FarmLearn the ropes of riding with the Children's Pony Farm. This spacious farm includes a large gated entrance with welcome sign, three stables, doghouse with dogs, riding equipment, grooming tools, food, surrounding landscape and other accessories. Set also comes with three figures and three ponies. Dimensions: 14.6 x 15.7 x 8.9 inches (LxWxH). Recommended for ages five to ten. Playmobil, Germany's largest toy manufacturer, is headquartered in Zirndorf, Germany and has been producing and distributing toys for more than 36 years. The miniature worlds of Playmobil encourage children to explore and learn while having fun. Children's imaginations are transported to medieval times with the Playmobil castle, to the adventurous seas with Playmobil pirates, and many other themed playworlds. The figures can bend, sit, stand, and turn their heads to make realistic role play possible.
This book will delight children as they listen to the magical music of the Squirrel, Mole, Weasel, Badger and Fox , all by the touch of the buttons.Book Details:Format: Electronic BookPublication Date: 1/1/2013Pages: 24Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
All through the winter the Root Children are asleep underground, but when spring comes Mother Nature wakes them up. Then the Root Children are busy cleaning and painting the beetles and bugs. When summer comes they play in the fields, ponds and meadows. This is a mini-version of Sibylle von Olfers' classic story.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 4/1/1998Pages: 26Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
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