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The Weber Street Wonder Work Crew
The Weber Street Wonder Work Crew
Written by Maxwell Newhouse
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887769139
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The Weber Street Wonder Work Crew

Written by Maxwell Newhouse


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2010
Price: $17.95

For some families, part-time jobs for children are a way to impart all kinds of skills and experience. For others, it’s a matter of necessity if kids want spending money. Maxwell Newhouse, who is a plumber as well as an author and artist, understands this. The Weber Street Wonder Work Crew... Read more >
What Is Green?
What Is Green?
Written by Kate Endle
Format: Board
ISBN: 9781570616488
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What Is Green?
A Colors Book by Kate Endle
Written by Kate Endle


Format: Board, 10 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2010
Price: $9.99

Meet the colors! In Kate Endle's distinctive collage-art board book, each spread poses the question What is Green?, What is Red?, What is Blue?, and so on, then colorfully answers with objects such as a pear, a pea pod, a leaf, a frog. This board book perfectly marries Kate Endle's creative... Read more >
Which Way?
Which Way?
Written by Marthe Jocelyn, Illustrated by Tom Slaughter
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887769702
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Which Way?

Written by Marthe Jocelyn
Illustrated by Tom Slaughter


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $15.95

A new book from the team of Marthe Jocelyn and Tom Slaughter, Which Way? is an invitation to explore and understand the concepts we see every day in the signs around us. Navigating the world involves many decisions. How do we know which way to go? Will we pedal or drive?... Read more >
Animal Colors
Animal Colors
Written by Beth Fielding
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780979745560
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Animal Colors

Written by Beth Fielding


Format: Board, 24 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2010
Price: $7.99

Discover the world of animals in a kaleidoscope of vibrant color! Enjoy animals from every color of the rainbow, then expand the concept with animals in amazing color combinations such as yellow and orange, orange and red, red and blue, blue and green, and more. ANIMAL COLORS is the first in... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Animal Colors
Animal Colors
Written by Beth Fielding
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780983201489
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Animal Colors

Written by Beth Fielding


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2010
Price: $8.95

Discover the world of animals in a kaleidoscope of vibrant color! Enjoy animals from every color of the rainbow, then expand the concept with animals in amazing color combinations such as yellow and orange, orange and red, red and blue, blue and green, and more. ANIMAL COLORS is the first in... Read more >
Also available as a board book and a hardcover.
Same Same
Same Same
Written by Marthe Jocelyn, Illustrated by Tom Slaughter
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780887769870
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Same Same

Written by Marthe Jocelyn
Illustrated by Tom Slaughter


Format: Board, 16 pages
On Sale: February 9, 2010
Price: $7.95

Forget about differences! Here’s a wonderful new concept book to explore and enjoy!

Marthe Jocelyn and Tom Slaughter team up again to deliver a delightfully simple book. Jocelyn’s marvelous concept — finding common characteristics in different creatures and objects — coupled with Slaughter’s masterful paper cuts makes Same Same a clever introduction... Read more >
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Teddy Bear Counting
Teddy Bear Counting
Written by Barbara Barbieri McGrath
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580892162
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Teddy Bear Counting

Written by Barbara Barbieri McGrath


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2010
Price: $7.95

Bears tumble in! Count teddy bears from one to twelve, name their colors, and even form three primary shapes--square, circle, and triangle. Then count down to zero as the bears trot away. Back matter includes a review of the counting and math skills presented.

Perfect for use with bear counters and... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Teddy Bear Counting
Teddy Bear Counting
Written by Barbara Barbieri McGrath
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580892155
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Teddy Bear Counting

Written by Barbara Barbieri McGrath


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2010
Price: $16.95

Bears tumble in! Count teddy bears from one to twelve, name their colors, and even form three primary shapes--square, circle, and triangle. Then count down to zero as the bears trot away. Back matter includes a review of the counting and math skills presented.

Perfect for use with bear counters and... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Wonders of Nature
Wonders of Nature
Written by Jane Werner Watson, Illustrated by Eloise Wilkin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375854866
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Wonders of Nature

Written by Jane Werner Watson
Illustrated by Eloise Wilkin


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: January 12, 2010
Price: $3.99

“Isn't it a wonder that out in the pond, smooth wiggly tadpoles lose their tails and grow legs, and turn into frogs? And that fuzzy caterpillars weave silken cocoons around themselves and go to sleep, then wake up as pretty moths or butterflies?”

It’s a rare nonfiction book that’s also a simple... Read more >
A Big City Alphabet
A Big City Alphabet
Written by Allan Moak
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887769399
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A Big City Alphabet

Written by Allan Moak


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $7.95

From baseball to fireworks, delis to a real live castle, the city of Toronto is full of surprises and delights. Artist Allan Moak explores the city he loves, recording the sights that appeal to children and to the child in him. In this lively book, children crawl through the Henry Moore... Read more >
A Mountain Alphabet
A Mountain Alphabet
Written by Margriet Ruurs, Illustrated by Andrew Kiss
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887769405
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A Mountain Alphabet

Written by Margriet Ruurs
Illustrated by Andrew Kiss


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $7.95

Mountains are an impressive sight anywhere in the world but those of the western mountain region of North America offer riches that are truly unique. This lavishly illustrated picture book presents snowcapped peaks, emerald lakes, tall pines and magnificent maples, and a range of birds and animals that will fill readers... Read more >
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A Northern Alphabet
A Northern Alphabet
Written by Ted Harrison
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887769603
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A Northern Alphabet

Written by Ted Harrison


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $7.95

A is for Arctic, B for Bering Sea, C for Clyde River – and Z for Zangeza Bay – all to be explored above the 60th parallel.


From the Hardcover edition. Read more >
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A Prairie Alphabet
A Prairie Alphabet
Written by Jo Bannatyne-Cugnet, Illustrated by Yvette Moore
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887769375
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A Prairie Alphabet

Written by Jo Bannatyne-Cugnet
Illustrated by Yvette Moore


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $7.95

When most people think of the prairies, they picture endless flat plains, miles of farms with grain waving in the wind, gentle, undulating hills, and vast cattle ranches. But to the people who live there, particularly the children, the prairies are much more.

A Prairie Alphabet offers the adult and child alike... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
A Seaside Alphabet
A Seaside Alphabet
Written by Donna Grassby, Illustrated by Susan Tooke
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887769382
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A Seaside Alphabet

Written by Donna Grassby
Illustrated by Susan Tooke


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $7.95

Whether it’s a treasure hunt on Jewell Island, Maine, a sunny afternoon on the rocks at Peggy’s Cove, Nova Scotia, or a dip in the ocean on Prince Edward Island, life by the sea is fun. This gloriously illustrated picture book is a celebration of all things coastal: humpback whales, teeming... Read more >
A World of Colors
A World of Colors
Written by Marie Houblon
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426305566
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A World of Colors
Seeing Colors in a New Way
Written by Marie Houblon


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $16.95

A World of Colors is an elegant photographic picture book, perfect for young children who are ready to stretch their minds. The book invites kids into a world where the relationships between colors and their objects are not always as expected, where bananas are not always yellow and where blue and... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
A World of Colors
A World of Colors
Written by Marie Houblon
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426305597
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A World of Colors
Seeing Colors in a New Way
Written by Marie Houblon


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $25.90

A World of Colors is an elegant photographic picture book, perfect for young children who are ready to stretch their minds. The book invites kids into a world where the relationships between colors and their objects are not always as expected, where bananas are not always yellow and where blue and... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Art for Baby
Art for Baby
Written by Various, Illustrated by Various
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780763644246
Our Price: $21.99
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Art for Baby

Written by Various
Illustrated by Various


Format: Board, 12 pages
On Sale: September 8, 2009
Price: $21.99

A collection of fascinating black-andwhite images created by some of the world’s leading modern artists. Each one has been specially selected to help babies begin to recognize pictures and connect with the world around them. This board book also includes a stunning frieze featuring all the images used in the book... Read more >
Who Are the People in Your Neighborhood (Sesame Street)
Who Are the People in Your Neighborhood (Sesame Street)
Written by Naomi Kleinberg, Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780375851384
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Who Are the People in Your Neighborhood (Sesame Street)

Written by Naomi Kleinberg
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu


Format: Board, 14 pages
On Sale: August 11, 2009
Price: $7.99

When Elmo and Grover take a walk around their neighborhood, they meet all the people who keep the neighborhood humming, friendly, and safe, from police and firefighters to food cart vendors to park rangers. Toddlers can flip open the flaps to see some of these familiar, friendly faces. Many small details... Read more >
Animal Colors
Animal Colors
Written by Beth Fielding
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780979745546
Our Price: $14.95
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Animal Colors

Written by Beth Fielding


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2009
Price: $14.95

Discover the world of animals in a kaleidoscope of vibrant color! Enjoy animals from every color of the rainbow, then expand the concept with animals in amazing color combinations such as yellow and orange, orange and red, red and blue, blue and green, and more. ANIMAL COLORS is the first in... Read more >
Also available as a board book and a trade paperback.
Winter Trees
Winter Trees
Written by Carole Gerber
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580891691
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Winter Trees

Written by Carole Gerber


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2009
Price: $6.95

"Trees that once had leaves are bare.
They're dressed instead in lacy white.
Snow dusts their trunks and coats their limbs
with flakes that outline them with light."

Join a boy and his dog as they use their senses of sight and touch to identify seven common trees in the snow covered forest. Intricate illustrations... Read more >
Corn Aplenty
Corn Aplenty
Written by Dana Meachen Rau, Illustrated by Melissa Iwai
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375855757
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Corn Aplenty

Written by Dana Meachen Rau
Illustrated by Melissa Iwai


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: May 26, 2009
Price: $3.99

Two children watch a local farmer grow a crop of corn, and as the corn develops—from seed to harvest time—so does the friendship between the children and the farmer. This simple Step 1 Reader features word repetition and patterning and is perfect for emergent readers. Read more >
Big and Small, Room for All
Big and Small, Room for All
Written by Jo Ellen Bogart, Illustrated by Gillian Newland
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887768910
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Big and Small, Room for All

Written by Jo Ellen Bogart
Illustrated by Gillian Newland


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2009
Price: $18.95

A captivating look at how a child, fits into the great, big universe around us.

“Big sky, big sky, what is bigger than the sky?”

In this clever concept book for young readers, award-winning author Jo Ellen Bogart explores the size of animate and inanimate objects and their place in the universe. She... Read more >
Hello, Good-bye
Hello, Good-bye
Written by Arlene Alda
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887769009
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Hello, Good-bye

Written by Arlene Alda


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2009
Price: $16.95

An opposites book like no other — from the inimitable Arlene Alda!

Author / photographer Arlene Alda is back with another delightful photo essay. This time she tackles the concept of opposites with her keen sense of humor and sharp eye. This slightly off-beat collection of images is fodder for the imagination... Read more >
The Book of ZZZs
The Book of ZZZs
Written by Arlene Alda
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780887769061
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The Book of ZZZs

Written by Arlene Alda


Format: Board, 16 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2009
Price: $7.95

Pigs and puppies, cats and meerkats, babies and grown-ups – all creatures sleep, but even so, sleep can take us by surprise.

With an artist’s eye, Arlene Alda has created a remarkably warm and intimate collection of images that capture the peace and magic of dreams. Young children will delight in... Read more >
Same Same
Same Same
Written by Marthe Jocelyn, Illustrated by Tom Slaughter
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887768859
Our Price: $15.95
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Same Same

Written by Marthe Jocelyn
Illustrated by Tom Slaughter


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2009
Price: $15.95

Forget about differences! Here’s a wonderful new concept book to explore and enjoy!

Marthe Jocelyn and Tom Slaughter team up again to deliver a delightfully simple book. Jocelyn’s marvelous concept — finding common characteristics in different creatures and objects — coupled with Slaughter’s masterful paper cuts makes Same Same a clever introduction... Read more >
Also available as a board book.
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