Childrens

The Eye Book
Hey, this book is so simple that I can translate most of it into German without going to a dictionary.Das Auge BuchAuge, Augen.Meine Augen, Meine Augen.Seine Augen, Seine Augen.Zwinke Auge, Zwinke...

24.05.2015

Plantzilla
This book is wonderful! I wish it came out when I was a child! The greatest thing is that the book is written entirely in corresponding letters. There are three rotating characters:child, teacher, and parents. The writing of the letters change...

25.08.2014

Secret Identity (Shredderman, #1)
Alvin Bixby: Hulking, knuckles of steel, hideous breath, foul temper. Kids call him: Bubba. Nolan Byrd: Puny, power walker, math genius, can’t keep shoes tied. Kids call him: Nerd.Bubba has been the bane of Nolan’s existence for five...

02.06.2016

Spiderweb for Two
Four reasons to cheer!Meet the Melendys! Mona, the eldest, is thirteen. She has decided to become an actress and can recite poetry at the drop of a hat. Rush is twelve and a bit mischievous. Miranda is ten and a half. She...

18.03.2015

Don't Push the Button!
This fun, interactive book stars Larry, the purple monster. He is friendly, happy and completely non-threatening. He is having a meltdown because he has privy to a red button and he knows you are not to push it. He agonizes over the fact that...

11.08.2013

The Foolish Tortoise
The Foolish Tortoise is about a turtle that dislike his shell, and therefore he leaves it behind. After leaving his shell he experiences many dangers, in which he had not experienced before. Animals attempt to eat him without his shell for...

12.06.2015

Are the Dinosaurs Dead, Dad?
Kids love to imagine what dinosaurs might have been like when they were alive. But when a trip to the museum turns into a real-life prehistoric encounter, Dave and his dad dont need to use their imagination. As they walk through the rooms of the...

07.10.2014

Richard Scarry's Best Rainy Day Book Ever
Richard Scarry’s Best Rainy Day Book Ever has been delighting young Scarry fans for 30 years—and it is now available for a whole new generation. There are more than 500 wonderful things to make, play, and color. With just a few simple...

19.02.2015

Gaston
A bulldog and a poodle learn that family is about love, not appearances in this adorable doggy tale from New York Times bestselling author Kelly DiPucchio and illustrator Christian Robinson.This is the story of four puppies: Fi-Fi,...

15.11.2014

Where's Mommy?
In this companion to acclaimed Mary and the Mouse, the Mouse and Mary, Maria (Mary's daughter) and Mouse Mouse (Mouse's daughter) are looking for their mothers. They're not in their bedrooms, their car and cart are still in the driveway,...

21.09.2015

Lovable Lyle
Fabulous! So well done. In such a simple way, the words evoke the torment of the poison pen, and also the unpleasantness of the voice of neighbourly disapproval. Lifeguard! Lifeguard! Do you permit crocodiles to bathe here?Certainly...

09.11.2016

Clifford Keeps Cool
Here in San Diego, we have been experiencing unusually hot and humid weather, so I felt like I had to include this particular Clifford title in Storytime today. It is the height of summer and Clifford tries all the usual methods to stay cool, but...

17.02.2016

Rapunzel
Wonderful version of "Rapunzel." As I said in my review of "The Sleeping Beauty", forget Disney. This is my favorite version of the fairy tale. Some versions of...

07.12.2016

Palace Beautiful
When sisters Sadie and Zuzu Brooks move to Salt Lake City, they discover a secret room in the attic of their new house, with a sign that reads "Palace Beautiful" and containing an old journal. Along with their neighbor, dramatic Belladonna...

09.10.2013

Fetch
Seen on "Let Me Be Fictional"Fetch is a story about the world where dogs have freedom to do anything they want. But not...

11.08.2013

The Gollywhopper Games
Gil Goodson's future happiness depends on winning the Golly Toy & Game Company's ultimate competition. If Gil wins, his dad has promised that the family can move away from all the gossip, false friends, and bad press that have plagued them ever...

30.12.2016

Let's Go, Froggy!
It's a beautiful morning, and Froggy can't wait to go on a picnic with his dad. But first he needs his bicycle helmet, butterfly net, and trading cards--will Froggy get on the road before sunset? With kid-pleasing effects and punchy illustrations,...

08.11.2014

Miss You, Mina (Candy Apple #26)
This book is part of our first sweet and sassy Candy Apple summer vacation trilogy! Each book focuses on one girl from a trio, and follows her summer adventure away from her friends.Three girls, three trips, one amazing...

30.07.2015

Ghost Town (Beacon Street Girls, #11)
The BSG can't believe their luck... Mr. Ramsey has to travel out West for research, and he's taking all the BSG on a trip to a real Montana dude ranch. Skiing, snowboarding, cowboys, wild animals, celebrities... it's the recipe for an amazing...

19.06.2013

Circus Days Again
(See also her pen name Mary Pollock)Born in 1897 in South London, Enid Mary Blyton was the eldest of three children, and showed an early...

21.03.2015

The Wish Trees
Inspiring and uplifting, The Wish Trees is rooted in the idea that every child can help make the world a better place. Pre-readers and early readers will love turning the pages to reveal children planting Wish Trees and making wishes. Kids will...

08.01.2018

Clive Eats Alligators
Each child in a group is different in a special way -- when eating or at play, while shopping, and in bedtime routines.

18.06.2015

Spot Loves His Grandpa
Spot loves spending the day with his Grandma and Grandpa. Whether he’s helping Grandma make lemonade, or swimming in the pool with Grandpa, it’s always a fun time when he visits. A follow-up to the popular Spot Loves His Mommy and Spot Loves His...

08.09.2015

Dinosaurs After Dark
Jonathan Emmett was born in Leicestershire in 1965, the son of a factory fitter and a primary school teacher. Jonathan loved books from an early age and some of his earliest memories are of visiting his local library. The picture books...

05.10.2017

Where's My Hug?
Jake doesn’t want to give his mother a hug when he gets to school. All the other kids will think he’s a baby. But when Jake gets home, he finds that his mom has given his hug to his dad, who’s given it to the cat, who’s given it to a witch, and so...

11.07.2018

A Small Tall Tale From The Far Far North
"Not to be missed" -- Kirkus ReviewsOne hundred years ago a young man named Jan Welzl left his home in Europe and headed for the Far North. He rode off in a horse-drawn cart, traded the cart for a sled pulled by...

30.12.2012

The Featherless Chicken
I liked much about the pictures.The story, however, was a tired moral fable about being yourself.(What kind of crap are they teaching kids these days?)And if the title of the book is "The Featherless Chicken", wouldn't you think the...

25.04.2013

A Trio of Triceratops
In this companion to A Pair of Protoceratops, three triassic tricksters touch their toes, take turns on the teeter-totter, tease a tyrannosaurus, and get into tons of trouble.

10.07.2013

Mysterious Traveler
An uplifting tale evoking the golden sands of Africa by Carnegie Medalist Mal Peet and his wife, Elspeth Graham, captivatingly illustrated by P.J. Lynch. Already an old man, desert guide Issa has seen thousands of dawns. One...

04.05.2013

Treasure Ship
A new search-and-find adventure from the bestselling photographer, Walter Wick!Amazing photos accompany a fun search-and-find game by Walter Wick, the creator the NY TIMES BESTSELLING Can You See What I See? series and the photographer...

12.02.2016

Kami and the Yaks
Just before the start of a new trek, a Sherpa family discovers that their yaks are missing. Young Kami, anxious to help his brother and father maintain their livelihood, sets off by himself to find the wandering herd. A spunky deaf child who is...

28.01.2014

Make Like a Tree and Leave
It?s not easy being a sixth grader, particularly one with an ingenious knack for getting into trouble with his parents, teachers, and a line of picketing sixth-grade girls! Anyone who?s ever spent time in ?time-out? will appreciate the hilarious...

02.02.2017

Star Wars
Following on the sucess of Star Wars: ABC we are offering the perfect companion--Star Wars: 123.A numerical exploration of a galaxy far, far away, Star Wars: 123 uses Star Wars' most popular heroes, villains, vehicles, droids, and aliens to...

08.04.2016

Herd of Cows, Flock of Sheep
What's more fun than a clowder of cats, a rafter of turkeys, a swarm of bees, or a pack of dogs? Herd of Cows! Flock of Sheep!--the latest word play from the kind of language arts picture books, Rick Walton.After bringing in his corn, potatoes,...

10.01.2014

Mister Penny's Race Horse
Mister Penny is heading to the fair to show his prized vegetables, flowers, and animals. His horse Limpy wants to run in a race, but Mister Penny says he's too old. During the first night at the fair, the goat and rooster escape and wander the...

01.12.2017

Trucks Go Pop!
Little TruckBig Truck!Silly TruckDig Truck!Trucks of every shape and size come to dimensional life in this bold and innovative new pop-up book, TRUCKS GO POP! From long-armed construction diggers, and roaring fire trucks,...

25.01.2013

Flor de Mel
Depois da morte da avó, Melinda tem vivido em sombrias casas de acolhimento. Agora encontrou calor e segurança com a mãe Joana e o André pequeno. Lembra-se de uma mulher que lhe fazia festas e dizia: «Flor de mel.» As...

12.05.2015

Lulu And The Flying Babies
I'm having trouble believing it - can I be the only person on Goodreads who's come across this excellent children's book? Lulu, about five, wants to play in the snow... but her baby brother is cold, so Dad takes them off to the art gallery. Lulu's...

18.11.2012

Lisa in New York
Lisa visits her favorite uncle in New York City and sees the Statue of Liberty, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Central Park. When she gets lost in Times Square while shopping for souvenirs, she is saved by her own cleverness—and a Statue of Liberty...

25.04.2014

Colors
I love Watt’s Chester and Scaredy Squrrel books and I saw that she also has an educational series for very young children. This is the first one I came across. As befitting a book about colors, the illustrations are colorful and beautiful. There’s...

02.09.2017

The Perfect Present (Ready, Freddy!, #18)
With more than 3.2 million copies sold across all channels, READY, FREDDY! is a huge success with first-grade readers -- and this one is perfect for Christmas!Freddy can't wait for all the toys, toys, toys he put on Christmas list! He's...

24.04.2014

006 and a Half
"Move over, James Bond Daisy is going undercover!" In this hilarious third book in the quickly growing series, Daisy decides she wants to play her favorite dress-up game: spies! But how can she accomplish her missions if no one understands...

20.09.2015

An Identity Card For Krishna
Why are identity cards important, even for gods?How can you tell a Deva from a Manava?How would you find a particular god in a crowd of gods?One day, when Krishna wanted to board an aeroplane, he was not allowed to! All because he...

11.06.2014

Bedtime at Bessie and Lil's
It’s bedtime at Bessie and Lil’s, but neither of these bunnies seems to be listening to Mama. She is trying to read them a bedtime book, one of her favorites from when she was a little bunny. But Bessie is more interested in her headstands, and Lil...

17.05.2017

When I Care about Others
In this simple book, the author explains empathy by helping children see that when they are sick or unhappy, others care about them. Full-color illustrations.

18.03.2017

Rosie's Tiger
In 1952 in Oklahoma, sixth grader Rosie enlists the aid of her new best friend, the flamboyant Cassandra, in trying to get rid of the Korean wife and stepson her older brother has brought back from the war.

31.10.2013

Boys or Ballet? (Royal Ballet School Diaries, #8)
It definitely wasn't the best one to just stop the series with. Though, I can understand this one being the kiss of death to the series. Twelve year olds having to make important decisions bt their careers and romance was a bit aggravating. And most...

31.03.2014

Red Leaves
Aisha is a thirteen-year-old refugee living in London. Happy for the first time since leaving her war-torn home, she is devastated when her foster mother announces that a new family has been found for her and she will be moving on. Feeling rejected...

03.04.2015

The Great Depression
JOANN GROTE lives in Minnesota, where she grew up. She uses the state for most of her story settings, and like her characters, JoAnn seeks to serve Christ in her work. She believes that readers of novels can receive a message of salvation and...

08.03.2015

Senses in the City
See the tall buildings. Hear a train speeding by. Smell the nuts roasting at a street stand. Touch hands to cross the street. Taste a cookie from a neighborhood bakery. The city stimulates all of our five senses in exciting ways. This book is a...

24.02.2015

Body Bones
What are bones made of, and what do they do? This book attempts to answer these questions both in reference to human and animal skeletons. Readers learn how bones give shape, protect organs, and help in movement. The author explains how bones change...

25.04.2018

Road Trip
A great poetry book. I loved how it was a story about a family going on a family vacation. This book could be a great book for students of 3rd and 4th grade to read while learning about poetry. I loved how the poetry wasn't over done, there was a...

06.10.2012

Nap Time for Kitty
"Nap Time for Kitty" was really cute. It's about a kitty who simply refuses to take a nap (sounds a lot like my daughter when it's time for her to take a nap.) It doesn't matter how many times Mama Cat calls, Kitty is just not going for it. Kitty...

06.10.2015

The Aliens Are Coming!
Growing up in his native England, the young Colin McNaughton had little indication that he would one day become an author-illustrator. There were no books at all in his parents' home, he recalls, but there were always comics. These were his...

18.08.2015

The Little Mermaid
Alan Marks' watercolour illustrations are exquisite. Katie Daynes' retelling of this classic Hans Christian Andersen story is both more lyrical and gentler than the original, making it a more appropriate story to read to young children. Unlike the...

02.09.2017

The Mystery on the Mighty Mississippi
Christina and Grant start in New Orleans. Their two new friends start at the headwaters of the Mississippi River in Minnesota. They planned to meet at the Gateway Arch in Saint Louis. But they didn't plan on getting involved in a very strange...

11.02.2016

Daddy Is a Doodlebug
What do doodlebugs do together...Daddy and his doodlebug doodle the things that doodlebugs like to do. They snack on potoodle chips while walking through the zoo, ride the caboodle car on the train, and padoodle their canoe through the sun and the...

02.12.2013

Peter Graves
During a rather hazardous game of follow-the-leader, Peter Graves accidentally destroys the home of the mysterious inventor Houghton Furlong. Determined to earn the money necessary to rebuild the house, Peter decides to market Hought on's...

16.05.2014

A Box Can Be Many Things
Long and short vowel soundsBook Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/1/1997 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up

05.08.2015

Charlotte's Web
Reason for Reading:ds read aloud as his reader.This easy reader is based on the more recent live action movie, rather than the book, there fore there are a few dissimilarities between it's events and those of the original book. This easy...

09.02.2014

Fire in the Forest
Ultimately, this book was kind of fun to read to my kids, and it was a much better starting point for play than the other LEGO book we read, about pirates, which seemed to be a catalog rather than a story.This is quite boring, but it is very...

07.12.2015

Benny Says, "Achoo!"
Can Dora help Benny find flowers that don’t make him sneeze?In this Level 1 Ready-to-Read, Benny wants to do something special for his grandmother on her birthday. He knows she loves the flowers in Isa’s...

05.09.2016

Happy Chinese New Year, Kai-lan!
Join Kai-lan for a Chinese New Year celebration! Kai-lan and her friends get to carry the dragon costume in the big parade - but can they work together to make the dragon dance?

01.01.2015

Jupiter
- High interest level among young children.- Fits science curriculum standards for earth & space science and science and technology.- Format includes large color photographs, easy-to-read font, and simple interior design.- Series...

27.02.2018

Barbie As Rapunzel
Barbie is one of the top girls' properties - the world's #1 fashion doll. Now Scholastic is publishing a tie-in with "Barbie as Rapunzel," Mattel's second direct-to-video Barbie movie.It's an all-new take on the classic fairy tale of...

02.01.2013

The Seashore Noisy Book
Margaret Wise Brown wrote hundreds of books and stories during her life, but she is best known for Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny. Even though she died nearly 60 years ago, her books still sell very well.Margaret loved animals. Most of...

09.01.2018

Tough Jim
This book didn't blow me away, but it will do nicely if you need to help young children understand what a bully is. If you have a choice, instead, reach for the far superior, The Last Laugh first! (see below). The premise of Tough Jim is simple. The...

11.07.2013

Huckleberry Finn
Passable, considering it condenses The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn to about 350 words, but the...

21.04.2017

As Fast as Words Could Fly
Books like this are essential to help children get a better picture of what struggles African American's went through during the 1950-60's in their fight to end segregation. This book does just that; a must have for every school library and...

09.05.2013

The Colt And The King
This sweet and poignant account of Palm Sunday is narrated by the donkey that carried Jesus to Jerusalem, a gentle creature destined to endear himself to children. The youngest readers will come to understand the true spirit of the Easter season...

29.10.2014

The Mystery of the Silent Nightingale (Three Cousins Detective Club) (Three Cousins Detective Club) (Book 2)
softbound - glued binding

07.01.2014

Ăn bằng xiên
Quãng thời gian đợi thợ sửa xong căn bếp tại mình mà cháy rụi, Harry được cậu Tristam cho đi nghỉ cùng. Hai cậu cháu...

06.10.2015

Shhh..
Meet a playful parade of animals! This colorful line of board books has fresh, funny illustrations, and clever endings that will entertain parents and toddlers alike.

25.10.2015

One Special Tree
There is something magical about Winnie the Pooh. It doesn't matter how old you are, there is still something to love about the Hundred Acre Wood. This tale is very faithful to the original stories, which is probably why I liked it so much. The...

08.04.2017

Danger at Anchor Mine (Choose Your Own Adventure, #49)
A Choose Your Own Adventure without choices.Danger at Anchor Mine (Choose Your Own Adventure #49) by Louise Munro Foley suffers from a lack of choices. On my first read through I went 8 pages before reaching an ending and had only one choice...

29.11.2016

That Night's Train
On a train trip with her grandmother, young Banafsheh meets a woman who reminds her of her dead mother. The woman is a teacher and a writer, and she promises she will call Banafsheh and come and tell her stories. Later, the teacher weaves the...

14.06.2017

Three Years and Eight Months
Living in Hong Kong, 10 year old Choi is told to go home when he arrives...

11.09.2014

Geisterstimmen im Park (Tina und Tini #9)
Tina, Tini und Tobbi hören es ganz deutlich: Aus den Bäumen im Park dringen geisterhafte Stimmen! Wohnen dort tatsächlich Gespenster? Oder steckt ein gemeiner Trick dahinter, um die alte Dame in der Villa zu erschrecken?Die drei...

25.08.2015

The Desert Is Theirs
The Desert is Theirs by Byrd BaylorHave you ever wondered how life is in the desert? It may seem a dry place, where no one would ever want to live. But to the desert people and the desert animals “there is no place like home.” Both love and...

20.09.2017

A caccia dell'orso
A Scathing Review of We're Going on a Bear Hunt, aka "The Children's Guide to Passive Suicide" Before we go any further, a little context: 24.02.2016

Ginger
A perfect tale for cat lovers—and for younger siblings.Ginger the cat lives a comfortable, well-tended life. But when a pesky kitten moves in, Ginger's days of ease are over. Now it seems he must share his bed and his meals...

20.08.2015

I Took the Moon for a Walk
Our summer school theme is NASA and space this year. So, I am teaching fiction and non-fiction about the moon, stars, and aliens. We have lots and lots of cool plans. For example, we are designing our own life-sized aliens, having spaceship races...

17.12.2016

Sector 7
Only the person who gave us Tuesday could have devised this fantastic Caldecott Honor-winning tale, which begins with a school trip to the Empire State Building. There a boy makes friends with a mischievous little cloud, who whisks him away to the...

29.11.2017

Big Mean Mike
A laugh-out-loud funny story about not worrying what others think — even if you’re big and tough, and your friends are fuzzy and cute.Big Mean Mike is the biggest, toughest dog in the whole neighborhood. He has a big, mean...

28.12.2012

All God's Critters Got a Place in the Choir
Personal Reaction: I really enjoyed this book! I liked how it was kind of a song as well as a poem, I found myself singing the chorus. I think kids will love this book. Purposes: Read aloud for enrichment and enjoyment to students in 1st...

20.11.2013

Voices in the Park
'Voices in the park' by Anthony Browne is a picture book with a difference. It includes four separate narrative voices, which are emphasised by each having an individual font and is based around an outing to the park. Both of the children and the...

29.10.2014

Gobbolino The Witch's Cat
Why was I ever born a witch's kitten? Why - oh, why? With his bright blue eyes and sparky magic whiskers, no one could mistake Gobbolino for a kitchen cat, but that's just what he longs to be. So, while his sister Sootica learns how to ride a...

28.01.2015

Diary of a Spider
This is the diary... of a spider. But don't be worried – he's more scared of you and your gigantic shoe! Actually, he's a lot like you. He goes to gym class and has Grandparents' Day at school. But he also spins sticky webs, scales walls, and takes...

19.03.2013

Dog Train
Full of attitude, full of fun, and all lit up with star power, Dog Train is a Recording Industry Association of America Gold Album with 595,000 copies in print. Another great book-and-CD production by Sandra Boynton, it features all...

23.11.2014

The Girls Collection
Honestly, I couldn't have asked for a better series of books to read (after Pretty Little Liars, of course!) These 4 books all shout, "INSIDE A TEENAGE GIRL'S LIFE" perfectly. At first, I read Girls in Love. The book was amazing, simply because...

16.09.2015

My Life as a Chicken
When Pauline Poulet learns she'll be the next special of the day at Cock-a-Doodle-Doo Café, she flies the coop faster than you can say "Chicken pie, delicious"! Thus begins her journey of peril and catastrophe, courage and chance: She is...

30.08.2017

Teach Us, Amelia Bedelia
SUMMARY:Amelia Bedelia is mistaken by the principal as the substitute teacher, and he puts her in charge of the class for the day. Amelia follows the list of events that the class' regular teacher has left for her. Amelia takes everything very...

03.11.2017

The Sixth Form at St. Clare's (St. Clare's, #9)
Thanks to my local charity shop, I recently picked up a batch of the Pamela Cox fill-in titles for both St Clare's and Malory Towers and was a bit fascinated to see what I thought of them. I'd registered that they existed but had never, quite,...

26.08.2016

Doctor Dolittle's Post Office (Doctor Dolittle, #3)
I'm sure I read this back in about 5th grade, which was pretty much back in the dark ages. I loved Doctor Doolittle before he got swallowed up by Hollywood. In the past couple of years, I've reread the first two of the Doctor Doolittle books. They...

24.08.2014

How The Camel Got His Hump
This book is about a camel; at the beginning of times when animals were starting to work for men the camel would not do any work. The story starts with the other animals coming to the camel and asking him to join them but the camel only replies...

02.08.2017

The Steps Up the Chimney (The Magician's House Quartet, #1)
Synd är att den indirekta jämförelsen med ”Harry Potter” inte direkt gör boken bättre. Den uppfattas kanske snarare som sämre, och jag tycker egentligen bara att jag ser något mycket sämre än ”Harry...

30.10.2014

There Is a Carrot in My Ear and Other Noodle Tales
This is my favorite chapter that you're going to read right now. This is grandpa. Grandpa was walking to the grocery store and then he saw pumpkins. And then he asked the man who worked there "What are those?" And the man who worked there said...

31.10.2012

It's Spring!
"It's Spring" by Else Holmelund Minarik is about two cats who are extremely happy that it is now spring time. The two cats are Pit and Pat. They talk about how they are so happy that they could jump over everything. I think this is a great...

23.02.2013

The Secret World of Terijian
For every forest destroyed... And so begins The Secret World of Terijian, a heart-wrenching story recounting the adventure of two youngsters and the secret world hidden behind their homes. Days are spent playing make-believe and enjoying the world...

23.06.2013