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  • Super Simple Baking for Kids: Learn to Bake with over 55 Easy Recipes for Cookies, Muffins, Cupcakes and More!

    Charity Mathews

    Paperback (Rockridge Press, March 19, 2019)
    Share your love of baking with your children ― the super-easy, kid-friendly beginner’s cookbook.When it comes to baking, even the littlest hands are eager to start mixing up tasty treats. Super Simple Baking for Kids equips new bakers with the most fun and easiest-ever recipes to whip up. Cookies, muffins, and cakes galore are sure to leave even grown-ups asking for more.Beginning with the basics, kids ages six to eight will learn key baking skills like how to separate eggs or knead dough. When these techniques are mastered, they can cook up over 55 super yummy recipes with confidence. (If only they were old enough to do the dishes!) This kids baking cookbook includes:Kids Baking tutorials―Kids learn all about equipment, safety, and skills they need to be successful in the kitchen.Easy as 1,2,3―Recipes use 5-10 ingredients max, no fancy equipment, and are labeled in degree of easiness.Fun foods―Making eating just as fun as baking with sweet and savory recipes like Rainbow Sprinkle Whoopie Pies, Apple-Cider Doughnut Cake, Soft Pretzels and more.The sweetest treat you’ll find in this kids baking cookbook is even better than something you can eat―it’s the memories you’ll cook up.
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  • Friendship According to Humphrey

    Betty G. Birney

    Paperback (Puffin Books, July 20, 2006)
    The second book in the beloved and award-winning school hamster series!After the holidays, Humphrey is shocked by a big surprise in Room 26-a new class pet! Humphrey tries to be welcoming, but Og the frog doesn't respond to any of his friendly squeaks or visits (remember, he has a lock-that-doesn't-lock). Plus, the students are so interested in Og, they almost stop paying attention to Humphrey altogether. Humphrey doesn't like the mad-bad-sad feelings he's had since Og came, but luckily he still gets to have adventures with different kids on the weekends. Friendship can be tricky, but Humphrey is an intrepid problem-solver. If any hamster can become buddies with a frog, he can.Look for all twelve of Humphrey's adventures!
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  • The Captain Underpants Color Collection

    Dav Pilkey

    Hardcover (Scholastic Inc., Aug. 25, 2015)
    Laugh out loud with Captain Underpants, the #1 New York Times bestselling series from Dav Pilkey, the author and illustrator of Dog Man!Meet George and Harold, two fourth graders with BIG imaginations. The only thing they enjoy more than playing practical jokes is creating their own comic books about a superhero named Captain Underpants. But nothing can prepare them for what happens when their comic-book character comes to life!This boxed set -- perfect for fans and newcomers alike -- includes the first three Captain Underpants books in full color, which feature Flip-O-Ramas, mini comics, and fun facts! There's never been a better time to add to your Underpants collection!
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  • Unicorns Stickers

    Christy Shaffer

    Paperback (Dover Publications, June 25, 2001)
    A mythical creature with a single horn in the middle of its forehead, the unicorn was thought in ages past to have great magical powers. In this collection of stickers, this gentle beast comes into its own in 16 colorful peel-and-apply images, which show the unicorn carrying an armored knight into battle, lying at rest, galloping, rearing up on its hind legs, and in other poses. Some of the stickers depict fanciful hybrids — unicorns as sea horses or sea serpents, unicorns with butterfly wings or rainbow-colored eagle wings, and more. Sure to delight anyone fascinated by the timeless myth of the unicorn, these stickers are perfect for adding a touch of enchantment to notebooks, lockers, letters, lunch boxes, and other flat surfaces.
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  • Would You Rather?: The Book Of Silly, Challenging, and Downright Hilarious Questions for Kids, Teens, and Adults

    Dan Gilden

    Paperback (Independently published, March 20, 2019)
    Looking for fun-filled games and activities for kids and teenagers?This awesome activity book, packed with hilarious and intriguing "would you rather" questions, is a perfect solution for kids parties, family game nights, long car rides, and every other occasion when you need a fun and engaging game to play!Whether you're at home with your family, on a long car trip, in a classroom, or even trying to make an awkward small talk with your next-door neighbor, there's no better way to pass the time than by playing the game of "Would You Rather...""Would You Rather..." is a fun and thought-provoking conversation game where you and other players have to choose between two equally ridiculous and outrageous situations that you would never be faced with, in real life(hopefully). It offers hours of laughter and hilarity, and it is a great way to get a conversation started in a fun and interesting way. It is also easy to get into some amazing conversations by just asking "why" after a would you rather question.In "Would You Rather?: The Book Of Silly, Challenging, and Downright Hilarious Questions" you will:Find an awesome collection of challenging, silly, and thought-provoking scenarios for kids and their adults.Have a great travel game to keep kids busy on road trips and camping.Enjoy clean and family-friendly humor(no questionable questions!)Have the perfect icebreaker that will make boring parties and awkward silences a thing of the past.Have a cute gift for just about anyone equipped with a sense of humor!Nobody wins and nobody loses, but everybody has a great time!ORDER NOW!
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  • The Story of Abraham Lincoln: A Biography Book for New Readers

    Carla Jablonski

    Paperback (Rockridge Press, March 3, 2020)
    Discover the life of Abraham Lincoln―a story about honesty, leadership, and staying true to your valuesDelve into the life of the 16th president of the United States―Abraham Lincoln―a man many say is the most important president in US history. Even before he ended slavery and reunited America, Abraham was a hard-working kid who believed in equality and freedom for everyone.He soon discovered that by learning as much as he could, he would be able to help people and change the world for the better. Of all the Abraham Lincoln books for kids, this one best explores how he went from being a poor farm boy with a dream to one of the most powerful leaders in US history.All Abraham Lincoln books for kids should include:Helpful definitions―Increase your knowledge with a glossary of easy-to-understand definitions for the more advanced words and ideas discussed.Lasting change―Learn about how Abraham made the world a better place for future generations.Visual timeline―Unlike many other Abraham Lincoln books for kids, this one includes a timeline so you can see how he grew into a great leader.If you’ve been curious about Abraham Lincoln books for kids, look no further―this one has you covered.
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  • The Rainstorm Brainstorm

    Valerie Tripp, Thu Thai

    Paperback (American Girl, April 27, 2017)
    It's Aunt Miranda's birthday! The WellieWishers want to give her something special, but they can't agree on what it should be. Then Kendall discovers the Tomorrow Pile. What looks like a bunch of old, dirty, broken things to the other girls looks like cool fun stuff with lots of potential to Kendall! Can the girls work together to create something wonderful for Aunt Miranda? 88 pages. Paperback. Author Valerie Tripp. Ages 5+
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  • Mystery on Church Hill

    Steven K. Smith

    Paperback (MyBoys3 Press, Nov. 22, 2013)
    Liberty or death is just the beginning in this hunt for secrets left by the Founding Fathers.When sleuthing brothers Sam and Derek visit Richmond’s historic St. John’s Church for a reenactment of Patrick Henry’s famous “Give me liberty or give me death” speech, something’s hidden in the basement. Something important.As the brothers and their classmates dig deeper, they find clues from Thomas Jefferson, George Wythe, and other Founding Fathers in a quest for a priceless document hidden over the centuries.But they’re not the only ones searching, and if they don’t solve the puzzles fast, a cunning adversary named Jerry may steal this precious piece of our nation’s history. Secret inventions, hidden passageways and tales of murder are all part of this high-stakes chase from the cemeteries of Richmond to the streets of Colonial Williamsburg.Mystery on Church Hill is the second book in The Virginia Mysteries series, but it can also be read as a standalone. If you enjoy mystery and adventure like the Hardy Boys, Nancy Drew, Magic Tree House, or National Treasure, you’ll love author Steven K. Smith’s exciting middle-grade series. The stories are modern-day fictional mysteries with twists of real locations and events from Virginia history. These fast-paced books are popular with both boys and girls ages 7-12, appealing to even reluctant readers!Buy Mystery on Church Hill and start your adventure today!Also by Steven K. Smith:The Virginia MysteriesBook 1 - Summer of the WoodsBook 2 - Mystery on Church HillBook 3 - Ghosts of Belle IsleBook 4 - Secret of the StaircaseBook 5 - Midnight at the MansionBook 6 - Shadows at JamestownBook 7 - Spies at Mount VernonBook 8 - Escape from MonticelloBrother WarsBrother WarsCabin ElevenThe Big AppleFinal KingdomThe MissingThe RecruitThe Bridge (Coming Soon)"My 3rd grader just finished Mystery on Church Hill & loved it! He wants to go see St. John’s Church & head to Williamsburg to sight see there too! I had planned on donating the books to our school library, but he didn’t want to – his reply was ‘I want to save these for my kids to read!'" - reader of Mystery on Church Hill"Where Mr. Smith shines is when he involves us in actual historic events…the places and people and the skullduggery that beleaguered the famous and infamous of the 18th Century grounds the book…the book is a terrific portal to introduce history to young readers in a captivating way." - reader of Mystery on Church Hill
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  • The Most Beloved Children's Bedtime Story Collection: 35 Aesop's Fables for Kids, Animal Short Stories, Classic Fairy Tales, Princess Adventure Stories and More

    Joanna White, Aesop, The Brothers Grimm, Hans Christian Andersen, Beatrix Potter, Joseph Jacobs, Lewis Carroll, Margery Williams, Kenneth Grahame, Kim Tisor, Carol Mintz

    Audible Audiobook (Joanna White, July 24, 2019)
    This bundle contains two audiobooks: The Most Beloved Children's Bedtime Stories and The Most Beloved Children's Bedtime Stories Volume II. There are 24 stories in Volume I and 29 stories in Volume II. So you'll get total of 53 stories with this bundle. The Most Beloved Children's Bedtime Stories: "The Boy Who Cried Wolf" "The Ant and the Grasshopper" "The Fox and the Crow" "The Lion and the Mouse" "The Fox and the Grapes" "The Hare and the Tortoise" "The Honest Woodcutter" "The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse" "The Bulls and the Lion" "The Fox and the Cat" "The Crow and the Pitcher" "The Serpent and the Eagle" "The Dog and the Shadow" "The Frogs Desiring a King" "The Birds, The Beasts and the Bat" "The Three Little Pigs" "Little Red Riding Hood" "Goldilocks and the Three Bears" "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" "The Tale of Peter Rabbit" "Rapunzel" "The Ugly Duckling" "The Reluctant Dragon" "Jack and the Beanstalk" The Most Beloved Children's Bedtime Stories Volume II: "The Bear and the Travelers" "The Tortoise and the Ducks" "The Lark and Her Young Ones" "The Rooster and the Fox" "The Frogs and the Ox" "The Wolf and the Crane" "The Boys and the Frogs" "The Fox and the Stork" "The Oak and the Reeds" "The Wolf and the Lamb" "The Hare and His Ears" "The Bees and Wasps, and the Hornet" "The North Wind and the Sun" "The Wolf and the Goat" "The Grasshopper and The Owl" "The Fox and the Leopard" "The Cat and the Mice" "The Wild Boar and the Fox" "The Two Crabs" "The Goatherd and the Wild Goats" "Hansel and Gretel" "Rumpelstiltskin" "The Elves and the Shoemaker" "The Velveteen Rabbit" "Jabberwocky" "The Emperor's New Clothes" "The Little Mermaid" "The Bremen Town Musicians" "Thumbelina"
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  • What to Doodle? At the Zoo

    Jillian Phillips

    Paperback (Dover Publications, Oct. 18, 2010)
    Give little imaginations a boost with this book for doodling. More than 60 drawings depict a delightful variety of zoo animals, each with something missing. That's where the young artist comes in, adding teeth to a grinning crocodile, a beak to a toucan, tusks to a walrus, and other creatures' features.
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  • Whoosh!: Lonnie Johnson's Super-Soaking Stream of Inventions

    Chris Barton, Don Tate

    Hardcover (Charlesbridge, May 3, 2016)
    A cool idea with a big splash You know the Super Soaker. It’s one of top twenty toys of all time. And it was invented entirely by accident. Trying to create a new cooling system for refrigerators and air conditioners, impressive inventor Lonnie Johnson instead created the mechanics for the iconic toy. A love for rockets, robots, inventions, and a mind for creativity began early in Lonnie Johnson’s life. Growing up in a house full of brothers and sisters, persistence and a passion for problem solving became the cornerstone for a career as an engineer and his work with NASA. But it is his invention of the Super Soaker water gun that has made his most memorable splash with kids and adults.
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  • The Story of Titanic for Children: Astonishing Little-Known Facts and Details About the Most Famous Ship in the World

    Joe Fullman

    Paperback (Carlton Kids, March 6, 2018)
    It was a night to remember—when the “unsinkable” ship sunk. Introduce children to the unforgettable story of the Titanic. More than a century after it crashed into an iceberg, the Titanic remains as compelling as ever. Now children can explore its beautiful sundecks, marvel at the luxurious design, and relive the tragic sinking of the world’s most famous ship. Rich in visual detail, this insightful look at the unfolding disaster will hold kids spellbound with intriguing facts and real-life stories.
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