Parents and young readers will skip along through this cheery rhyming story, as they discover an impressive list of stunning sights throughout New York City. The journey begins with an exciting invitation:
New York is one of my favorite cities of all; Please come visit, winter, spring, summer, or fall. We can see the whole island of Manhattan together.
Come with me, we’ll have fun, whatever the weather! Children will enjoy an introduction to historical landmarks and begin to identify each iconic image with the famous Big Apple. Colorful and whimsical illustrations portray appealing attractions throughout the city, including: the Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building, Central Park, and many more!
Every day is full of endless possibilities - especially TODAY!
The simplest moment has the potential to become extraordinary in this beautiful book by Julie Morstad. From getting dressed, to having breakfast, to choosing ways to go, Today has a little something to delight everyone.
8.75 x 0.5 x 12.25 inches
easy peasy kid's gardening book
An introduction to easy gardening so you can grow everywhere and anywhere. Whether you live in the city or the countryside, there are plenty of places you can plant and grow. For a new generation of green fingers there are different ways to bring nature into the home. Make your own pots, build balcony boxes, create your own bird feeders and even get friendly with worms! Each activity has been carefully chosen to create living, renewable and sustainable environments for kids and their families. Each activity has been carefully written by Kirsten Bradley, a leading practitioner in permaculture for kids and co-founder of Milkwood permaculture farm in Australia. The simple steps and beautiful spot illustrations make activities fun and easy to follow. The book will also feature non-activity spreads explaining the importance of why and how nature works. Illustrated by Aitch, a Romanian artist whose folkloric illustrations pay homage to vintage botanical books while giving each page a sense of modern magic.
8.46 x 0.39 x 10.43 inches
the great barrier reef
A captivating illustrated introduction to The Great Barrier Reef, written by renowned Oceanographer and author, Helen Scales. Illustrated by up and comer Lisk Feng, this is perfect for intrepid young snorkelers or children curious about the world under the sea.
With nearly 400,000 square kilometers of dazzling color, intricate ecosystems and unique creatures large and small, The Great Barrier Reef is one of the great natural wonders of our world. Vibrant, dynamic illustrations illuminate this enchanting place, its animal inhabitants, and the peoples who have embraced it as a centerpiece of their cultures. Learn all about how the reef came to be, its place in the world, and perhaps most importantly, what we can all do to help ensure that The Great Barrier Reef will be around for countless future generations to discover!
9.94 x 0.57 x 12.31 inches
crocodile tears book in envelope box
A classic work that shows just what crocodile tears are by taking off on an amazing voyage! Crocodile Tears is a 1956 children's story from the famous graphic designer and illustrator André François that tells how to catch a crocodile by going to Egypt. And it tells how to get a crocodile home, and even what happens after that! A smart, fun, gorgeous classic!
André François was a French graphic designer and illustrator, who lived in New York City for a time and did many covers for The New Yorker. He also studied with Picasso and created many cartoons and picture books. Little Boy Brown (1949) was his first picture book to be published in the US.
10.6 x 0.5 x 3.5 inches
My 52 Lists Project: Journaling Inspiration for Kids!: A Weekly Guided Journal for Kids to Express Themselves and Practice Mindfulness, Gratitude and Self Love
This creative, fun, easy-to-use hardcover journal has 52 list prompts—one for every week of the year!
Each list is a safe space for kids to express their feelings, explore interests and hobbies, and record thoughts, hopes, and dreams. Whether your child wants to fill it out on their own or complete each list with a loved one, this journal is sure to spark great conversations and ideas. * Self-Discovery - list your likes, dislikes, who you are now, and who you want to become.
* Practice Gratitude - list the people who brighten your day, what you're thankful for, your favorite things, and what makes you happy.
* Cultivate Mindfulness - list how emotions feel in your body, how you're feeling in the moment, what things make you feel calm, and what you sense when your eyes are closed.
* Build Self-Esteem - list the things that feel challenging, what your superpower is, and everything that is special to you.
* Learn Self-Love - list the ways you take care of yourself, things that make you healthy and strong, and the things that feel most like you.
* Plus: Colorful, vibrant photography and kid-friendly art and stickers!
Start anytime, this undated list journal is the perfect place for children to write, scribble, dream, and record all the special stuff that makes them who they are!
5.77 x 0.66 x 8.76 inches
I'm growing great
Lovely and wise, shine at sunrise! I am growing each day!
Beautiful Black and Brown girls with gorgeous natural hairstyles full of flowers, butterflies, and other garden treasures are the stars of this vibrant, rhythmic picture book from the author/illustrator of Happy Hair and Cool Cuts. Set in a backdrop of nature's glorious color and bounty, it's the perfect springtime read-aloud to promote confidence and self-esteem for girls of all ages.
8.31 x 0.31 x 10.31 inches
we are colorful activity book
Celebrate everything that makes you, YOU!
Discover and promotediversityandinclusionthrough 32 pages of guided coloring activities.We Are Colorful Activity Bookfrom Mudpuppy allows children to express themselves, connect with others, share memories, and simply have some fun.
- Perfect for multicultural crayons, markers, and pencils - 32 pages of simple and easy activities to color, draw and design - Makes a great gift for children as well as teachers promoting diversity in their classrooms
growing you: keepsake pregnancy journal for mom and baby
Your pregnancy story is a special one. Document your most precious moments from this season of life in this elegant keepsake journal and memory book.
Growing You is a place to celebrate and chronicle your pregnancy journey, reflecting on the growth, anticipation, and memories that you want to hold onto as a mother. This heirloom-quality book, created by the author of the popular baby book As You Grow, is designed with a timeless look and archival paper so that you can one day pass it along to your child.
Includes: • Space to journal your feelings and experiences about pregnancy and your birth story • A section to document your prenatal appointments and growth • Writing prompts to record precious milestones such as baby showers and prepping your nursery • Pages to document your baby's birth day • Pocket folder for sonogram photos, letters from loved ones, and other mementos • And more!
Special Features: • Chic, gender-neutral design • Elegant linen cover • Acid-free and archival paper • Generous trim size offers ample space for photos • Lay-flat design created by a beautiful gold spiral binding allows you to easily write in the book
By Korie Herold
7.5 x 1.04 x 9.45 inches
hello, world: los angeles
Hello, Los Angeles! This board book series pairs early learning concepts with colorful, stylish illustrations of the iconic art, architecture, food, and culture of cities around the world. Both children and adults continue to love these hip and charming books!
In Los Angeles you can learn about the different times of the day while discovering the city: watch the sun rise over the mountains in the morning, play in the sand at the beach in the afternoon, and watch the City of Angels light up the sky in the evening.
7 x 0.42 x 7 inches
3 - 5 years
women artists a to z book
An empowering and educational alphabet picture book about women artists, perfect for fans of Rad American Women A-Z.
How many women artists can you name? From Frida Kahlo and Georgia O'Keeffe, to Jaune Quick-to-See Smith and Xenobia Bailey, this lushly illustrated alphabet picture book presents both famous and underrepresented women in the fine arts from a variety of genres: painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, and more. Each spread features a simple line of text encapsulating the creator's iconic work in one word, such as "D is for Dots" (Yayoi Kusama) and "S is for Spider" (Louise Bourgeois), followed by slightly longer text about the artist for older readers who would like to know more. Backmatter includes extended biographies and discussion questions for budding creatives and trailblazers.
Artists featured: Mirka Mora, Betye Saar, Helen Frankenthaler, Yayoi Kusama, Kay Sage, Georgia O'Keeffe, Agnes Martin, Jaune Quick-to-See Smith, Elizabeth Catlett, Judith Leyster, Leonora Carrington, Carmen Herrera, Edmonia Lewis, Maya Lin, Hilma af Klint, Maria Martinez, Gee's Bend quilters, Frida Kahlo, Louise Bourgeois, Loïs Mailou Jones, Alice Neel, Helen Zughaib, Ursula von Rydingsvard, Dorothea Lange, Xenobia Bailey, and Maria Sibylla Merian.
By Melanie Labarge. Illustrated by Caroline Corrigan.
8.38 x 0.51 x 10.31 inches
3 - 7 years
kids create - arts & craft experiences for kids
Kids Createfeatures more than 150 engaging and thought-provoking art projects and crafts for kids, ages three to nine. Arranged by craft medium, and ranging from beginner to advanced, these projects, including seasonal options, are great for homeschooling, school projects, and weekends.
Illustrations and step-by-step instructions demonstrate each activity and what it should look like along the way.
Activities include shadow silhouettes, sponge art, a windsock recycling craft, a globe-making activity, and many more, including holiday themed-decorations. Also included is an informative section for parents on the stages of a child’s artistic development. This is a perfect book for creative families who want to make something great together. By Laurie Carlson.
Age: 3-9 years
11 x 0.6 x 8.4 inches
herstory: 50 women and girls who shook up the world
Move aside history—it’s time for herstory.
Celebrate fifty inspiring and powerful women who changed the world and left their mark in this lavishly illustrated biography compilation.
Throughout history, girls have often been discussed in terms of what they couldn’t or shouldn’t do.
It’s time for herstory—a celebration of not only what girls can do, but the remarkable things women have already accomplished, even when others tried to stop them.
In this uplifting and inspiring book, follow the stories of fifty powerhouse women from around the world and across time who each managed to change the world as they knew it forever. Telling the stories of their childhood, the challenges they faced, and the impact of their achievements, each lavishly illustrated spread is a celebration of girl power in its many forms. From astronauts to activists, musicians to mathematicians, these women are sure to motivate young readers of all backgrounds to focus not on the can’ts and shouldn’ts, but on what they can do: anything!
10 x 0.7 x 11.5 inches
mermaid atlas: merfolk of the world
The Mermaid Atlas will be your ultimate companion in discovering all your merfolk facts!
All over the world, wherever there's water, there are stories, legends and eyewitness accounts of mermaids. These magical, mesmerizing people of the deep have been well known for thousands of years, and almost every country and culture has a tale to tell about them. People have written, sung and passed on rumours about mermaids since ancient times, and often reported their own mermaid encounters, too.
Do you know the facts and stories surrounding the magical and, often elusive, world of mermaids? This gorgeously illustrated new book includes everything you wanted to know about these mysterious and captivating creatures. Discover their secrets in this beautiful compendium, written by children's author Anna Claybourne and illustrated throughout by award-winning Spanish illustrator Miren Asiain Lora.
The colorful spreads will take you on an around-the-world journey, starting in Europe and the warm Mediterranean to the icy Baltic, as well as through countless isles, lakes and waterfalls, continuing to Africa with its immense lakes, cave pools and swampy deltas. Asia is the next stop with its thousands of islands, beaches, rivers and lakes while Oceania, surrounded by the Pacific Ocean with its scattered islands, seems to be the perfect environment for these mysterious creatures. The journey ends with North and South America, where there are sightings of water spirits and fish-tailed ocean goddesses throughout the whole continent, home to the freezing Arctic, the tropical Caribbean as well as the world's largest jungle.
The Mermaid Atlas will introduce you to the merfolk of the world, whether it's the beautiful Selkies of the Scottish seas, the wily Iara of Brazil who love to outwit travelers or the fearful Ningyo of Japan who can give you eternal life.
9.15 x 0.55 x 11.7 inches
captain starfish book
Alfie wants to participate in the best parts of being a kid, from his friend Antoinette’s birthday party to the relay races at school. But his shyness keeps him from engaging. When Alfie wakes up with That Feeling on the morning of yet another big event—the underwater costume parade—his mom takes him to the aquarium. There, Alfie meets a starfish who shines so boldly Alfie feels small. But suddenly, a tiny clownfish swims up to Alfie for a quick hello and retreats again. Alfie begins to understand that there’s a happy medium between hiding away and being the star, and that he needs to come out of hiding every once and awhile to make meaningful connections.
8.75 x 0.5 x 10.25 inches
connoisseur kids etiquette book
From Jennifer Scott—author of the New York Times bestselling Madame Chic series and founder of the Daily Connoisseur blog—comes this playful take on manners and being a good global citizen. Parents and younger children work together to read about a wide range of topics: communication, table manners, tidiness, thinking of others, grooming, and health. Activities, learning games, fill-in-the-blanks, letter-writing exercises, recipes (for food and for slime!), and some fun songs and rhymes help kids learn concepts and practice good behaviors. Featuring charming illustrations and go-to advice from a trusted source, this is a timely guide for raising well-mannered, neat, and gracious children for parents, grandparents, and children of reading age.
6.4 x 1 x 8.3 inches
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