Little Pookie is up before dawn because . . . it’s Pookie’s birthday, and Pookie just can’t wait to celebrate! Pookie’s Mom gently coaxes her little one back to bed—but not for long!—in this delightful board book. The celebration begins as Daddy makes Pancakes Supreme, and an energetic and excited Pookie parties on all day. Told in Sandra Boynton’s signature humorous rhyme, the story also expresses sweet and sincere parental love and support. The joyous artwork is detailed and exuberant, and is guaranteed to please toddlers and their caregivers on their birthday and every day.Book Details:Format: Board BookPublication Date: 5/25/2010Pages: 18Reading Level: Age 1 and Up
Illus. in full color. Many kinds of dogs in a variety of fun-filled activities. "The canine cartoons make an elementary text funny and coherent and still one of the best around."--School Library Journal. Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 6/12/1966Pages: 72Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
With original character voices and movie sound effects from the award-winning film, The Lion King, this thrilling read-along brings all the action to life. Readers can turn the pages at the sound of the chime and follow along with the word-for-word narration on the CD! Book Details:Format: Book+CDPublication Date: 6/28/2011Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
Relive the adventure of DisneyPixar's box-office smash hit, Cars 2, with thisdelightful read-alongstorybook and CD!Book Details: Format: Book+CD Publication Date: 5/17/2011 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
Grandmother likes Little Bear's picture so much she sends him a thank you kiss. "Will you take it to him, Hen?" she says. Hen passes the kiss to Frog who passes it to Cat who passes it to Little Skunk until Hen decides there is too much kissing -- and finally gives the kiss to the Little Bear.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 4/18/1984Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 1 and Up
Disney Planes: Read-Along Storybook & CDDusty is a small-town plane with dreams of competing as a high-flying air racer! Dusty's courage is put to the ultimate test as he aims to reach heights he never dreamed possible, giving a spellbound world the inspiration to soar. This exciting read-along brings all the action of Planes to life, complete with music, sound effects, and character voices from the movie.
Ready, set, GO! Lightning McQueen, the rookie hot-shot race car, is screaming his way down the track on his way to winning the Piston Cup. But when he gets stuck in a slow little town called Radiator Springs, McQueen must learn a valuable lesson about friendship-fast. This beautifully illustrated Read-Aloud Storybook is the complete retelling of Disney presentation of a Pixar film latest computer-animated film, Cars.From the Hardcover edition.Book Details: Format: Board Book Publication Date: 12/26/2006 Pages: 24 Reading Level: Age 2 and Up
This is the best and most authoritative guide to classic and contemporary children’s literature today. It is the latest in the best-selling 1001 series, and its informative reviews are the key to differentiating the "must-read" books from all the rest in the realm of children’s books. Whether you are a parent seeking to instill a love of reading in your child, an educator or counselor looking for inspiration, or a young reader with a voracious appetite, this guide to the best writing for children and young adults covers the spectrum of children’s literature. It is organized by age group—from board books to YA novels and all the gradations in between. Each entry features evaluations by a team of international critics complete with beautifully reproduced artwork from the featured title. The beloved classics are here, but the guide also takes a global perspective and includes the increasingly diverse contributions from African American and Latino authors and illustrators—not to mention important books from around the world.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 10/27/2009Pages: 960
LeapFrog Tag Jr. Get Ready To Read LeapFrog Tag Jr. Get Ready To Read introduces vowels and sound words to kids to enhance their reading skills. Entertaining characters keep kids hooked to the stories. Why You'll Love It: Kids will be ready to read in no time. Age: 2 to 4 years Features Funny stories with great music Teaches vowels and sound words Builds kids' confidence in reading books Easy to connect to online and see kid's progress Recommended Ages:2 – 6
With this unique recordable storybook, a parent can be there for that special "read-to-me" time-from anywhere! When the batteries are changed, your recording will not be erased-creating a treasured keepsake. Based on the hit movie, Toy Story 3 Record-A-Book features Woody the cowboy, Buzz Lightyear, and the rest of the heroic toys in their greatest adventure of all. Relive the toys' journey to Sunnyside Daycare, where they meet new friends, encounter ruthless villains, and learn the true meaning of teamwork. With a simple recording device and speaker that sits in the storybook, Toy Story 3 Record-A-Book is so easy to use! An adult can record the story, and when a child plays back the recording he can hear the story and follow along in the book.As the child grows, he can learn to record the book himself. Perfect for everyday play, Toy Story 3 Record-a-Book is sure to make a great gift. How to record the story on your Record-A-Book: Please read all instructions prior to starting your recording. Move the switch on the side of the recording device to record mode. Press and hold the button until you hear "Record One." Release button immediately. Press, but do not hold, the button again. When you hear a beep, begin reading the text indicated with a 1, located on the inside front cover. Press, but do not hold, the button again when you are done reading the first section. You will hear a beep. This indicates the recording has stopped. Repeat steps 3 and 4 until all sections are recorded. Move the switch to play mode.If you make a mistake, please refer to the full instructions located on the inside back cover of your book.Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 10/5/2010 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
Nate Quarter is a lowly lamplighter in the phraxmines of the Eastern Woods, until treachery forces him to flee for his life to the mighty city of Great Glade.But these are turbulent times. In far-off Hive, the spectacular city founded by the goblin tribes, the clan leaders are preparing for war. And out beyond the dread Nightwoods, in the fabled gardens of Riverrise, a one-eyed waif jealously guards the life-giving waters of the mystical Riverrise spring. . . . Swept up in the maelstrom that follows, Nate and a small band of intrepid friends must set off on an epic journey that is to lead them into terrible peril. All the while, from over the Edge cliff itself, a storm unlike any ever seen before, is building. A storm that is to roll across the land, bringing both echoes of the past and promises of a new beginning. . . . This is the final tale in the Edge Chronicles sequence and it’s a fabulous climax to one of the most original and dramatic fantasy series being written today. Set years in the future, this book is ideal for new readers to discover the series before going back to read the history of Twig, Rook, and Quint. Illustrated throughout with outstanding inventiveness by Chris Riddell, it will not only enthrall existing fans of the Edge Chronicles but also grip readers new to the series.From the Hardcover edition.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 9/13/2011Pages: 688Reading Level: Age 9 and Up
THE AWARD-WINNING COLLABORATORS of the New York Times #1 picture book bestseller Wild About Books are back with a new story that promotes books and reading. Told in Judy Sierra’s inimitable read-aloud rhyme, the narrative chronicles the amazing successes of Sam—thanks to his early love of books. The story ranges from Sam’s infancy, when his mother reads him a picture book (“then another, then another, then another . . . such a perfect, patient mother”), to school age, when he cleverly uses some of his favorite books to rid his town of the rampaging baby giant, Grundaloon. “‘Here’s my secret,’ Sam decreed. ‘Readers win and winners read.’” Marc Brown’s playful pictures joyously complement this fun-to-read, upbeat storyBook Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 8/12/2008Pages: 40
Would you like to help your child go beyond singing the ABC song? When your child is three or four years old or whenever they are starting to realize that letters have names and sounds there is so much discovery! Hooked on Phonics Learn to Read Pre-K Level 2 helps you as a parent do more than just pass on a love of reading. We make it easy for you to play a role in helping your child understand the building blocks to reading itself all while having fun together! (And we ve got a new ABC song that solves the L-M-N-O-P problem...)Hooked on Phonics Learn to Read Pre-K Level 2 is based on research, approved by the Children's Reading Foundation and designed in conjunction with leading educators, renowned authors and most important, parents. Hooked on Phonics Learn to Read Pre-K uses engaging phonics-based activities, music videos, and online games to give your child a strong foundation in phonemic awareness. Each unit concludes with a storybook you read to your child, specially written to support what your child just learned. Each lesson takes only about 20 minutes a day. Hooked on Phonics Learn to Read Pre-K Level 2 covers letter names, letter sounds, and upper case letters. It is full of activities for you and your child, and includes: 3 Original Storybooks written to reinforce the skills your child learns in the program, including a book by the award-winning children's book author and illustrator, David McPhail 1 Workbook that will guide you and your child through all of the lessons and many fun activities 1 DVD filled with music videos and reading lessons where letters come to life 1 Set of Stickers to celebrate reading success 2 Sets of Letters and Picture Flashcards designed to reinforce letter names and letter sounds 1 Quick Start Guide Now featuring a free online Learn to Read experience - In addition to what is in the box, Hooked on Phonics Learn to Read Pre-K Level 2 now offers unique online components to deliver a rich, multisensory learning experience for your child. Each level of Learn to Read comes with a serial number that lets you sign up for free online content. Simply register and you will be able to access online games, downloadable content, printables, and custom book recommendations. You will also be able to track your child's progress on their own personalized learning path. Online Games - Simple and engaging online games designed specifically to reinforce the subject matter your child has just completed in the lesson. Printables - Fun activity sheets you can download and print. Each activity is designed to reinforce the lesson your child has just completed. Custom Book Recommendations specifically tailored to reinforce the unit your child has just completed.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 9/1/2009Pages: 30Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
This is the story of how the ultimate reluctant reader became a book lover. The little boy in I Will Not Read This Book has a lot of excuses, because if there is one thing he doesn’t want to do, it’s read this book. He won’t read it even if you hang him upside down by one toe, over a cliff, with sharks down below. And you know what? You. Can’t. Make. Him. In this book illustrated with wit and whimsy by Joy Ang, Cece Meng delivers once again with a pitch-perfect reluctant reader who is finally convinced to read the book if—and only if—someone he loves will read it with him.Book Details:Format: Library BindingPublication Date: 9/6/2011Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
THE LITTLE BOY who loves to read is back, and this time he and his classmates are visiting a big public library! In their signature catchy, rhyming verse, Debbie Bertram and Susan Bloom give readers a taste of the variety of books that can be found at the library. Michael Garland’s bright, graphic illustrations bring to life the array of fantastic and hilarious scenes that can result from finding the best book to read!Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 6/24/2008Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
Children can learn to read along with Bunny and friends in this charming picture book ideal for beginning readers. With simple, easy-to-read text and engaging illustrations, this book is sure to become a family favorite for reading aloud or for children to practice on their own. Check out what the Bookworms are saying about Harold Finds a Voice:*Francesca, Age 7 - "My favorite part was when Buster inspired his friends to read. The book inspired me!"*Beatrice, Age 3 - "My favorite part was when Buster got his friends to read books. Books are sweet and I like them!"*Cailyn, Age 4 - "I love to read, so I like Buster a lot. And he's really cute!"*Miles, 4 & Scarlett, 2 - "Our favorite part was when he read books about mimes, pirates, dinosaurs and trains!" Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 10/1/2011 Pages: 32
Children love to be read to, and they'll listen again and again to their favorite book. Here's the second in the award-winning Read-Aloud Bible Stories series, a special book written and illustrated just for them, well-grounded in the authority of Scripture. Read-Aloud Bible Stories, Volume 2, is written in the vocabulary of your youngest listeners. Colorful illustrations and much-loved Bible stories will draw each child to hear again the stories of Scripture read to him in words he can understand. Perfect for early readers, too!Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 11/8/1985Pages: 160Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
The Read with Me Bible for Toddlers: Children will love it. Vibrant, action-paced full-color art by Dennis Jones brings 24 of the Bible's best-loved stories to life. Children will love looking at the pictures as you read the delightful simple words and short sentences. Share the excitement of God's Word with your little one. Give them the Read with Me Bible for Toddlers!Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 8/25/2009Pages: 288Reading Level: Age 2 and Up
Who is this product for?Imagine sharing a Bible story with your children in 25 words or less. Not only do your early readers hear exciting Bible stories, but they learn to read simple words at the same time.What does this provide for you? This Bible storybook helps your child develop and grow in their reading ability. Early Bible readers become seasoned Bible readers. Read the stories together in this book, then read them again in an easy-to-understand translation of the Bible. Each story in the Hear Me Read Bible Stories offers a few words of encouragement to help you teach Bible concepts to your little one.What is it?Early readers need two kinds of reading. They need to be read to, and they need to do their own reading. Hear Me Read Bible Stories helps you to encourage your child with both kinds.In this collection of Bible stories, you and your child read 18 Bible stories using just 25 words or less. These words are repeated to help your child develop a sight vocabulary, recognize words, and grow in Bible knowledge. The colorful illustrations help too.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 6/1/2010Pages: 352
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