In this timeless picture book, a new reader trudges through deep snow with a mysterious suitcase in tow. He has something important to share with his faithful companion, who bolts ahead to wait at the top of a tall hill. Our small hero climbs higher and higher, until finally, he is there, too. Then he opens his suitcase' click, click'and soon the only sound in the world is the sound of the reader reading their very favorite book to the very last page... the very last word.Amy Hest's spare evocative text is a true celebration of new readers and good friends everywhere, while Lauren Castillo's pen-and-ink and watercolor illustrations, with their bold saturated colors against winter white, perfectly capture the wonder and delight of this magical day.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 10/2/2012Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
Get ready for some alphabet fun with thisexciting new format!On each page a Disney Princess introduces a new letter of the alphabet with a sturdy die-cut letter to trace and colorful flaps to explore! Beneath each flap is a new word that connects the Princess to the featured letter. With over 100 flaps and all-new artwork, this beautiful board book is sure to delight any young reader. Book Details: Format: Activity Book Publication Date: 2/12/2013 Pages: 26 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
Thomas and Friends: Story Reader Electronic Reader and 8-Book Library is a new electronic reading system from the makers of Story Reader 2.0. The Reader is a 4.5x6-inch electronic pad that reads out loud each of eight Thomas and Friends storybooks. The reading pad is compatible only with the storybooks included in the set. The Reader system is recommended for children ages 3 years and older. The device is simple to work. To begin, children select one of the eight storybook buttons on the Reader, which is made of sturdy hard plastic. Next, they find the storybook they have selected, open to the first page of the story, and press a "Read Story" button on the pad to activate the narrator's voice. Each time they turn a page, children again press a "Read Story" button to continue hearing the story. Kids know which "Read Story" button to press by matching those on the pad with those in the storybook.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 5/24/2012Pages: 20Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
Children love the feeling of accomplishment they get from doing things by themselves: getting dressed, tying their shoes ... and especially reading! That's why boys and girls get so excited about The Early Reader's Bible: the Bible that beginning readers can read all on their own. The Early Reader's Bible Features: - 64 easy-to-read Bible stories, based on standard public school word lists - Colorful illustrations, stimulating questions, and real-life applications to increase children's understanding of God's Word - List of 250 basic words used in public school early reader books - List of over 200 new words including Bible vocabulary with fewer than five new words introduced in each story. Help your child learn to associate the words 'I can' with reading and loving Scripture -- and with the child-friendly, best-selling Early Readers Bible.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 1/20/2001Pages: 526Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
P is for Passover Or Pesach, some say, We celebrate freedom On this holiday In this new shaped alphabet book, families will enjoy learning about Passover! Every page contains a letter of the alphabet along with sweet, rhyming text that corresponds with each letter. And as an added bonus, at the end of the book is the complete story of Passover. This is a perfect introduction to the holiday! Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 1/27/2003Pages: 24Reading Level: Age 2 and Up
P'kolino Little Reader - Red New Design, Fabulously cozy, supremely stable, and fashionably funky! This feathery light chair, with its two pockets for "stuff" and a handle to take it all wherever they go, will soon be your child's favorite. Perfectly sized for toddlers this durable chair is available in several magnificent color combinations.It is feathery light so with the aid of the handle your little one can tote this chair to their favorite quiet spot.
P'kolino Little Reader - Orange New Design, Fabulously cozy, supremely stable, and fashionably funky! This feathery light chair, with its two pockets for "stuff" and a handle to take it all wherever they go, will soon be your child's favorite. Perfectly sized for toddlers this durable chair is available in several magnificent color combinations.It is feathery light so with the aid of the handle your little one can tote this chair to their favorite quiet spot.
P'kolino Little Reader - Green New Design, Fabulously cozy, supremely stable, and fashionably funky! This feathery light chair, with its two pockets for "stuff" and a handle to take it all wherever they go, will soon be your child's favorite. Perfectly sized for toddlers this durable chair is available in several magnificent color combinations.It is feathery light so with the aid of the handle your little one can tote this chair to their favorite quiet spot.
P'kolino Little Reader - Blue New Design, Fabulously cozy, supremely stable, and fashionably funky! This feathery light chair, with its two pockets for "stuff" and a handle to take it all wherever they go, will soon be your child's favorite. Perfectly sized for toddlers this durable chair is available in several magnificent color combinations.It is feathery light so with the aid of the handle your little one can tote this chair to their favorite quiet spot.
Awesome! takes a look into eight extreme topics. This reader is a perfect tool to support the development of non-fiction reading skills crucial to a young reader's success. Extreme topics include: Shh Night Animals introduces fascinating facts about some of the most interesting animals ever to roam the night. Wow! Big Animals introduces some of the largest, and most interesting, creatures on planet earth. Cool! Sea Life introduces some of the most interesting and unusual creatures that live beneath the ocean's surface. Look! Nature's Helpers introduces some of the most remarkable, and unexpected, symbiotic animal partnerships in the natural world. Odd! Birds takes a look at some of the most extraordinary feathered creatures in the sky and on land. Wacky! Pets explores some of the unusual animals that people keep as pets. Awesome! Snakes introduces some of the most interesting snakes that slither around today. Alert! Wild Weather introduces fascinating facts about some of the fiercest weather conditions on earth.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 8/7/2013Pages: 256Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
One day, Nora returns home from kindergarten upset because a boy in her class told her that she has the legs of a flamingo! When her mother gives her a magic wand to read people's minds, a new and fascinating world opens for her. She discovers that people don't always say what they think or think what they say. Fully of generosity and humor, Nora the Mind Reader is a beautifully imaginative book that illustrates the potential divide between thoughts and words in a clear and thoughtful way. Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 9/4/2012Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
Celebrate curmudgeonly Bear and the irrepressible Mouse in this laugh-out-loud companion to the best-selling A Visitor for Bear, now in picture-book format.Bear does not like birthdays. He doesn’t like parties or balloons, cards or candles. In fact, Bear does not like anything to do with birthdays at all. He would much rather spend his birthday alone cleaning his house, but Mouse, small and gray and bright-eyed, has other ideas. With a perfectly paced story by Bonny Becker paired with Kady MacDonald Denton’s slapstick visual comedy, A Birthday for Bear — previously published as a first reader — welcomes young listeners to the party in a new picture-book format, with all new artwork, ideal for sharing.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 9/11/2012Pages: 48Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
Sparkup: The Magical Book Reader The Sparkup Magical Book Reader is a revolutionary device that clips directly onto any picture book and reads it aloud in your voice. You can record the book yourself in any language and add your own personal touches or download professionally recorded stories, complete with sound effects, directly from the Sparkup website. While recording, Sparkup's tiny camera takes a picture of the book's front cover and each page. Later on, when a child connects Sparkup to the book, Sparkup immediately recognizes its front cover. Sparkup follows the child's pace and reads aloud as he or she turn the pages-- even out of order. Sparkup can store up to 250 minutes of audio, or approximately 50 recorded storybooks. Transfer files onto your computer to make room for more recordings on Sparkup. Imagination Sparkup makes kids fall in love with their books-- real books-- by adding another dimension to the reading experience. Bring the words and pages to life with personalized recordings, sound effects, and special touches that will ignite children's imaginations and entice them to choose books over screens. Relationships Whether grandma and grandpa live thousands of miles away, or cousin Kate is away at college, Sparkup connects families through stories anytime, anywhere. Sparkup lets children listen to their favorite books read aloud by their loved ones. Create family keepsakes that kids will cherish. Independence Kids can pick a book from their "sparked up" collection and attach Sparkup whenever they choose. Kids set the pace as they turn the pages and Sparkup follows along-- even out of order. Sparkup helps kids build confidence in their own reading abilities and allows them to read at their own pace.
Incredible! takes a look into eight extreme topics. This reader is a perfect tool to support the development of non-fiction reading skills crucial to a young reader's success. Extreme topics include: Stop Crime Scene gives the reader a behind-the-scenes peek at the exhilarating crime scene investigation process, from first responders arriving at a scene to criminals being tried in a court of law. Ultimate! Races investigates the adrenaline-pumping world of racing, including exhilarating information on stock car, Indy car, motorcycle, yacht racing, and more! Incredible! Foods introduces some of the unique foods that people eat around the world. Run! Predators introduces amazing facts about some of the most fascinating predators on earth. Mysterious! Outer Space introduces some of the most fascinating facts about outer space. Thrilling! Sports takes an "in-your-face" look at the world of extreme sports and highlights some of its most thrilling features. Strange! Plants introduces some of the most shocking plants on earth.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 8/7/2013Pages: 256Reading Level: Age 6 and Up
Cinderella needs to find a gift for her Prince and the Beast needs help with making sure that Belle has fresh flowers all year long in these magical stories! With each princess starring in her own story, children will have so many choices in how they build their pre-reading skills including reading comprehension, alphabetical order, capital and lowercase letters and so much more! Recommended Ages: 3 - 5 years
This exceptionally illustrated Bible storybook allows children to read the story, pray to God, and grow closer toHim. Using actual Bible text from the International Children's Bible as well as prayers, memory verses, and funactivities, childrenwill love this largeformat and be engrossed in the intricate detail of the illustrations.Biblestories from the Old and New Testaments are included and stories are accompanied by a prayer for the child to pray, a verse to memorize, and a fun activity to help them grow. Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 2/15/2011Pages: 192Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
Second volume in the series of Reading-Literature readers, whose purpose is to train children in reading and appreciating literature through the reading of literature. Contains thirteen of the best folk tales, of gradually increasing difficulty, and 33 of the best rhymes and jingles suitable for young children. Includes The Three Little Pigs, The Cat and the Mouse, The Bremen Band, The Straw Ox, The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse, Little Two Eyes, Little Half Chick, The Fisherman and His Wife, The Sheep and the Pig and others. Attractive black and white illustrations are appealing to children. Suitable for ages 5 and up.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 2/28/2007Pages: 144
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