A novel full of heart, humor, and charm from Newbery Honor winner Joan Bauer! When twelve-year-old Foster and her mother land in the tiny town of Culpepper, they don't know what to expect. But folks quickly warm to the woman with the great voice and the girl who can bake like nobody's business. Soon Foster - who dreams of having her own cooking show one day - lands herself a gig baking for the local coffee shop, and gets herself some much-needed help in overcoming her biggest challenge - learning to read . . . just as Foster and Mama start to feel at ease, their past catches up to them. Thanks to the folks in Culpepper, though Foster and her mama find the strength to put their troubles behind them for good.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 1/5/2012Pages: 272Reading Level: Age 10 and Up
Good moods, bad moods, can't-stand-Jessica-Finch moods. Judy Moody is back with her many hilarious moods.Fans of JUDY MOODY already know that Judy has a mood for every occasion—and this time Judy is in a jealous mood. Jealous of classmate Jessica Finch, that is, who gets her picture on the front page of the newspaper. When Judy sets off in pursuit of her own fame and happiness, watch out! She's so determined, she just might find it, or she might merely become more INFAMOUS than ever. Her latest adventures are sure to put readers in a very Judy Moody mood!Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 2/9/2010Pages: 144Reading Level: Age 6 and Up
Robert Sabuda has created a resplendent pop-up version of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the original publication. This glorious edition is told in a shorter version of L. Frank Baum's original text, with artwork in the style of W. W. Denslow. With sparkling touches of colored foil and Emerald City eyeglasses, this classic tale is certain to find an honored place on the family bookshelf.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 1/31/2001Pages: 16Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
Unlike most girls of her time, Susan B. Anthony received an education. And besides reading and writing, her schooling taught her that women should have the same rights as men, above all the right to vote. So from the time she was a young woman until the day she died, Susan worked very hard to change America and make her dream reality. Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 11/1/2005Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 6 and Up
A biography focusing on the childhood of the inventor who patented more than 1,100 inventions in sixty years, among them the electric light and the phonograph.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 10/31/1986Pages: 192Reading Level: Age 8 and Up
Manhattan Toy Whoozit Table Top Toy Manhattan Toy Whoozit Table Top Toy supports and stimulates fundamental learning skills in developing minds, bodies and senses. It attaches via suction cup to most flat surfaces. Perfect for batting, pulling and all-around interacting, it includes a bead rattle, a mirror, a peek-a-boo star and ribbon tags, plus the lovable Whoozit character. Sensory skills are enriched for tuns of fun. Why Youll Love It: It keeps children actively engaged while supporting and stimulating fundamental learning skills. Age: 6 months to 3 years Features Stimulates basic learning skills Attaches via suction cup to most flat surfaces Bright colors to interest children Educational and developmental toy ABOUT MANHATTAN TOY Play is discovery and exploration, and joy, and growth, and learning, and so much more. And for us play is serious work. So when we bring play to life, we do it with a commitment to the finest in craftsmanship and creativity. All of our products, from the newest concepts to our time-tested classics, are innovatively designed to inspire imaginative play and delight our consumers large and small. Originality Founded in 1979 by Francis Goldwyn (grandson of motion picture studio owner Sam Goldwyn), Manhattan Toy pioneered the use of non-traditional fabrics in toy design and introduced delightful new body styles in soft toys. Although Goldwyn is no longer involved in the ownership of Manhattan Toy, we remain true to his vision of marching to the beat of a different (toy) drum. Developmental Value Play is not only fun, it's essential to a child's cognitive, emotional, and social development. Our design process blends science and whimsy to produce toys that offer children a rich array of visual and tactile stimulation and unlimited opportunities for imaginative exploration. Quality & Safety Our unsurpassed quality standards ensure that our toys are both durable and safe. Prior to manufacture, each Manhattan Toy design is thoroughly tested to comply with the most rigorous international standards for children's products. Our quality assurance team continually reviews designs and procedures to ensure that products exceed both existing and new safety regulations.
Popular Play Things Crazy Campers Are you ready for the challenge? Popular Play Things Crazy Campers is an easy to set up game! It has challenging brainteasers in thirty six campground challenges. It contains campground base, puzzle pieces, instructions, solution cards and travel bag. Why You'll Love It: Popular Play Things Crazy Campers is a brain teasing gun game for the whole family, containing 36 challenges. Age: 8 years and up Features Has 36 campground challenges Brainteaser puzzle fun for the whole family Easy setup Recommended Ages:8 and up
Perfect for fans of Diary of a Wimpy Kid and the Chet Gecko mysteries!Clueless McGee is confident he is on his way to becoming a famous crime solver. Surely you want his autograph . . . no? Speaking of autographs, when Clueless learns that the messy scribble on the cowboy hat sent by his father is actually the autograph of famous teen idol Junior McFiddle, everyone in school suddenly wants to be Clueless' friend. And they want his hat -- especially the three Taylors, the popular girls who usually do their best to ignore him. When the autographed hat disappears, Clueless sets a trap to catch the thief. As usual, he manages to make a bad situation worse before the thief is unveiled.With abundant humor, a lampooning of teen music sensations and a fun, child-friendly mystery to solve, Jeff Mack has created another book perfect for fans of Big Nate, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, or the Chet Gecko mysteries.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 1/9/2014Pages: 288Reading Level: Age 8 and Up
Each of the nine students on Mrs. B's school bus holds a clue to the mystery of the empty bus stop. Spencer's the smart kid. Shellly's the diva. Matthew's just average (so far). In fact, there's nothing about any of the nine middle-schoolers on Mrs. B's bus route that screams "fame," but before the end of the school year, somebody on this bus is going to be famous.Part detective story, part tale of self-discovery, this funny and touching novel told from nine very different points of view is destined to be a modern classic.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 9/1/2014Pages: 352Reading Level: Age 10 and Up
Readers of Diary of a Wimpy Kid and The Name of This Book Is Secret will love Cheesie's wacky lists, drawings, and made-up words as he tells the story of the time he became famous! Sort of. In his fourth adventure, Cheesie and his best friend, Georgie, are exploring a construction site when they find a weird-looking . . . thingie . . . sticking out of the muddy ground. Whatever it is, it's very old. And very valuable! Before they know it, Cheesie and Georgie discover they're in possession of an object that dates all the way back to Colonial times. They're instant celebrities! At least at school. Will Cheesie and Georgie hold on to the ancient artifact and the fame it brings, or give it away for the good of all? Only time will tell!Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 2/25/2014Pages: 256Reading Level: Age 8 and Up
The first in a fresh new M!X series about girls involved in the cutthroat world of modeling, acting and commercial castings!Brittany Rush is the face of Gotta Have It candy bars, the hands of Write On pencils, the hair of Knot Me Not detangle spray and the voice of Mom, It's Delicious! soups. Brittany has been appearing in commercials and print ads since her backside was the official derriere of Simply Dry Diapers. The queen of callbacks, she is distraught when her family moves to Hong Kong for a year, forcing her to be an anonymous kid in a foreign country. When she (finally!) returns stateside, she's eager to resume her steady diet of go-sees, auditions, callbacks, and bookings in NYC. But to her shock, Brittany realizes that in the year that she was gone, she lost her title as the unconquerable cute kid: Now she's just one of the many pretty girls waiting her turn. Will Brittany be able to steal back her spotlight? Or will she discover there's more to life than being a commercial success?Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 3/6/2012Pages: 320Reading Level: Age 9 and Up
Kid O Tree Push Walking Toy - PinkA gliding push toy to help encourage the development of early walkers. Gently push the handle and watch the evergreen leaves twirl up and spin around the solid tree trunk. Under the watchful eye of the perched bird, children will delight in the immediate cause and effect, while reinforcing gross motor skills.
Kid O Tree Push Walking Toy - BlueA gliding push toy to help encourage the development of early walkers. Gently push the handle and watch the evergreen leaves twirl up and spin around the solid tree trunk. Under the watchful eye of the perched bird, children will delight in the immediate cause and effect, while reinforcing gross motor skills.
With their family home facing foreclosure, seventeen-year-old Clara Estby and her mother, Helga, need to raise a lot of money fast—no easy feat for two women in 1896. Helga wants to tackle the problem with her usual loud and flashy style, while Clara favors a less showy approach. Together they come up with a plan to walk the 4,600 miles from Mica Creek, Washington, to New York City—and if they can do it in only seven months, a publisher has agreed to give them $10,000. Based on the true story of the author’s great-aunt and great-grandmother, this is a fast-paced historical adventure that sets the drama of Around the World in Eighty Days against an American backdrop during the time of the suffragist movement, the 1896 presidential campaign, and the changing perception of “a woman’s place” in society.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 4/4/2011Pages: 256Reading Level: Age 12 and Up
Famous Inventors Puzzle (1000 pcs) Famous Inventors jigsaw puzzle, 1,000 pieces. Featuring 50 famous inventors, including Newton, Franklin, da Vinci, Edison and Marconi, along with their birth and death dates and their most recognized inventions. This puzzle is fun and extremely educative. Features: 1,000 pieces, Dimension: 19.25" x 26.5", Superior-quality piece by piece, Perfect and easy-fit puzzle pieces, Strong high-quality unbreakable puzzle pieces, Made from recycled board, Image printed on recycled paper, Ink is vegetable based. This superior quality puzzle will delight and educate all at the same time.Recommended Ages:6 – 15
Famous Scientists Puzzle (1000 pcs) Famous Scientists. 1000 piece puzzle. 26.5" x 19.25". Over 50 scientists, including Archimedes, Einstein, Curie and Darwin are featured along with their nationalities, dates, areas of expertise and notable achievements. This superior quality puzzle will delight and educate all at the same time. Strong high-quality pieces that won't break. Easy fit puzzle pieces. Made from recycled board.Recommended Ages:6 – 15
Famous Writers Puzzle (1000 pcs) 1000 piece puzzle. Famous Writers. William Shakespeare, Agatha Christie, Mark Twain, Margaret Atwood, George Orwell and Stephen King are names that will live forever in their writing. This Superior quality puzzle will delight and educate all at the same time. Strong high-quality, easy fit puzzle pieces that won't break. Made from non-toxic recycled board.Recommended Ages:6 – 15
Over the course of history men and women have lived and died. In fact, getting sick and dying can be a big, ugly mess-especially before the modern medical care that we all enjoy today. How They Croaked relays all the gory details of how nineteen world figures gave up the ghost. Readers will be fascinated well past the final curtain, and feel lucky to live in a world with painkillers, X-rays, soap, and 911.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 7/3/2012Pages: 192Reading Level: Age 10 and Up
Over the course of history men and women have lived and died. In fact, getting sick and dying can be a big, ugly mess-especially before the modern medical care that we all enjoy today. How They Croaked relays all the gory details of how nineteen world figures gave up the ghost. For example:It is believed that Henry VIII's remains exploded within his coffin while lying in state. Doctors "treated" George Washington by draining almost 80 ounces of blood before he finally kicked the bucket. Right before Beethoven wrote his last notes, doctors drilled a hole in his stomach without any pain medication.Readers will be interested well past the final curtain, and feel lucky to live in a world with painkillers, X-rays, soap, and 911.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 3/15/2011Pages: 192Reading Level: Age 10 and Up
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