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Treasure Baskets and Heuristic Play

by Sally Featherstone Bloomsbury Publishing (April 11, 2013)

Heuristic Play is a tightly described, but freely accessed activity, using a specific range of 'found' or everyday objects, and, in its pure sense, is only really applicable to a specific age range (from 12...

The Cleverness of boys

by Sally Featherstone & Ros Bayley Bloomsbury Publishing (July 18, 2013)

The differences between boys and girls, in development and attitude to learning are well documented, and a formalised early curriculum emphasises these differences. The abilities of most girls to meet goals...

Shapes and Color Everywhere

by Speedy Publishing Jupiter Kids (September 03, 2014)

Splash of knowledge of the different colors and shapes that we see everywhere.

Cool Jump-Rope Tricks You Can Do!

by David Fisher Meadowbrook (August 12, 2014)

Learn the Coolest Tricks from “The World’s Best Rope Jumper.*” *Ripley’s Believe It or Not!

Guinness World Record holder David Fisher is going to change the way you think about rope jumping. Cool Jump-Rope...

The Mates, Dates Guide to Life, Love, and Looking Lusc

by Cathy Hopkins Simon Pulse (May 11, 2010)

Time for a lifestyle makeover?

The Mates, Dates girls will show you how!

Four super-tight friends dish their secrets for dealing with life's little dilemmas...

Like boys, for start: what they want, where...

Babies in the Library!

by Jane Marino Scarecrow Press (September 19, 2007)

This librarian-tested sourcebook provides complete programs that spotlight the value and necessity of singing, speaking, and reading to babies in their earliest months. Ten ready-to-use programs are divided...

303 Preschooler-Approved Exercises and Active Games

by Kimberly Wechsler, Michael Sleva & Tamilee Webb Hunter House (June 12, 2012)

303 Preschooler-Approved Exercises and Active Games is written specifically for children ages 2-5 years old. In the Building Blocks of Fitness section, each fitness and sport skill is taught in different stages....

303 Tween-Approved Exercises and Active Games

by Kimberly Wechsler, Michael Sleva & Leisa Hart Hunter House (June 12, 2012)

This book is not just for classrooms or families with overweight or unhealthy kids--every family that has children with televisions, computers, and/or video games under one roof should take care to exercise...

303 Kid-Approved Exercises and Active Games

by Kimberly Wechsler, Michael Sleva & Darren S. McLaughlin Hunter House (June 12, 2012)

With game consoles and the Internet, children are playing as much as they always have—but now, they sit still while doing it. Kids spend as much time watching TV, using computers, and playing video games as...

Writing Magic

by Gail Carson Levine HarperCollins (August 27, 2013)

Fairy-tale master Gail Carson, the bestselling author of Ella Enchanted, guides writers of all ages on how to develop their craft, with practical advice and heartfelt encouragement.

In Writing Magic, Newbery...

Explore Native American Cultures!: With 25 Great Projects

by Anita Yasuda & Jennifer Keller Nomad Press (January 07, 2013)

Explore Native American Cultures! with 25 Great Projects introduces readers to seven main Native American cultural regions, from the northeast woodlands to the Northwest tribes. It encourages readers to investigate...

Backyard Biology: Investigate Habitats Outside Your Door with 25 Projects

by Donna Latham & Beth Hetland Nomad Press (January 01, 2013)


Life is everywhere, thriving in the city and in the country, teeming in ecosystems around the planet—in deserts, oceans, and even the Arctic. And life is right outside your door!...

Natural Disasters: Investigate Earth's Most Destructive Forces with 25 Projects

by Kathleen M Reilly & Tom Casteel Nomad Press (November 28, 2012)

When natural disasters happen they grab headlines around the world. People, creatures, and the environment are all impacted when nature gets out of control. Natural disasters can be upsetting to live through,...

Origami Activities For Children

by Chiyo Araki Tuttle Publishing (November 27, 2012)

Make simple origami-for-kids projects with this easy origami book.

Ideal for home or school use, Origami Activities for Children is a classic origami paper craft book that includes fun projects organized by seasons...

What Body Part Is That?

by Andy Griffiths & Terry Denton Feiwel & Friends (November 13, 2012)

In its 68 fully illustrated, 99.9% fact-free chapters, What Body Part Is That? will explain everything you ever needed to know about your body without the boring technical jargon and scientific accuracy that...

Recipes for Play

by Rachel Sumner & Ruth Mitchener The Experiment (September 09, 2014)

More than 35 activities and ideas that inspire children to explore the world around them.

An important part of childhood is being curious and trying out new experiences. What do things taste, feel, smell, sound...

The Book of Cards for Kids

by Gail MacColl Workman Publishing Company (May 31, 2012)

The thrill of double war. The excitement of shouting "Gin!" Every kid knows at least a handful of card classics, and every grown up kid remembers the fun of playing them. Now promising an abundance of entertainment...

Making Music

by John Langstaff & Ann Sayre Wiseman Storey Publishing, LLC (December 14, 2015)

Tune up a milk carton guitar and get ready for a kitchen concerto in the key of utensils major! Ann Sayre Wiseman and John Langstaff offer dozens of ideas that encourage children to unlock their musical creativity...

Mason Jar Science

by Jonathan Adolph Storey Publishing, LLC (May 29, 2018)

Heatproof, transparent, and durable, the mason jar is a science lab just waiting to be discovered. Unlock its potential with 40 dynamic experiments for budding scientists ages 8 and up. Using just a jar and...

Oh, Ick!

by Joy Masoff, Jessica Garrett & Ben Ligon Workman Publishing Company (November 01, 2016)

From the bestselling author of Oh, Yuck! and Oh, Yikes!, with over 1.25 million copies in print, here is an A-Z compendium of hands-on grossness.

Featuring 114 interactive experiments and ick-tivities, Oh, Ick!...

Unplugged Play

by Bobbi Conner Workman Publishing Company (July 18, 2007)

From the joy of smearing glue on paper to the screaming delight of a bubble-blowing relay, kids love to play. In fact, it's every kid's built-in tool for experiencing the world at large. A parent-friendly encyclopedia,...

The Book of Potentially Catastrophic Science

by Sean Connolly Workman Publishing Company (March 07, 2017)

It’s never been more important to engage a child's scientific curiosity, and Sean Connolly knows just how to do it—with lively, hands-on, seemingly "dangerous" experiments that pop, ooze, crash, and teach!...

The Wackiest Joke Book That'll Knock-Knock You Over!

by Editors of Portable Press Portable Press (March 06, 2018)

A collection of more than 800 wild and wacky jokes guaranteed to make kids giggle, guffaw, and groan!

One-liners, riddles, puns, and loads of knock-knock jokes—this book has them all! Kids will be giggling,...

The Funniest & Grossest Joke Book Ever!

by Editors of Portable Press Portable Press (October 17, 2017)

Make your friends giggle, guffaw, and groan with disgust at the funniest and grossest jokes ever!

It's a 2-for-1 of epic proportions—this book combines our two bestselling kids' joke books! Do you know a kid...

Uncle John's The Haunted Outhouse Bathroom Reader For Kids Only!

by Bathroom Readers' Institute Portable Press (August 13, 2013)

Horror, history, science, mystery . . . and eerily twisted tales. Follow Uncle John into a world so frighteningly funny it could only come from the Bathroom Readers Institute.

What do you get when you cross a...

Uncle John's The Enchanted Toilet Bathroom Reader for Kids Only!

by Bathroom Readers' Institute Portable Press (September 01, 2012)

Follow Uncle John into an enchanted world so packed with wonders it could only come from the Bathroom Readers' Institute.

2012 ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year Awards, Finalist in Juvenile Nonfiction Category...

Bathroom Science

by Christine Taylor-Butler Portable Press (October 01, 2016)

For kids who dare to do make things ooze, pop, stink, and erupt.

Create exploding toilet volcanoes, oozing sink slime, and bubbling bathtub cauldrons...all in the name of science! Each step-by-step experiment...

The Everything Kids' Football Book, 6th Edition

by Greg Jacobs Adams Media (August 07, 2018)

Everything you need to know about America’s favorite sport, in a revised edition of The Everything Kids’ Football Book, complete with up-to-date stats and the latest information on your favorite players...

Golden Sparkles

by Catarina R. Peterson & Mateya Arkova Grosvenor House Publishing (February 05, 2018)

“Listen to your body. It isn’t hard to do. All it takes is a minute, even if you’re feeling blue.” Golden Sparkles are in every child’s heart, a gift from the universe connecting them to others and...

Brick by Brick Space: 20+ LEGO Brick Projects That Are Out of This World

by Warren Elsmore Running Press Kids (February 06, 2018)

From a master LEGO builder comes twenty easy-to-build space projects using nothing but LEGO bricks!

What's better than space or building with LEGO bricks? Building amazing space projects out of your LEGO bricks,...

Won by One

by Everett Todd Adams BookBlastPro Inc. (December 30, 2017)

"Won By One" is a fun and educational book. Everett Todd Adams continues to teach elementary children about the English language, this time focusing on homophones. Tee Tee and Ceddy Keddy John are colorfully...

Creepy Crawly Creatures

by Hennie Stander Struik Christian Media (August 26, 2011)

In Creepy Crawly Creatures ants, eagles, snakes, bees, scorpions, fish, camels and others all get their moment on stage to bring home Bible truths.

Play and Learn with Ben and Lisa

by Hennie Stander Struik Christian Media (August 26, 2011)

Spending time with your children on a regular basis is the best investment in their future. Read the stories in this book and work though the exercises step-by-step, and you will soon see your child's progress....

Fairy Houses All Year

by Liza Gardner Walsh Down East Books (May 15, 2016)

Fairy Houses All Year celebrates the year-round pleasures of fairy house building. Through the use of seasonal varieties, kids and families can engage in this natural and creative endeavor through all seasons....

Muddy Boots

by Liza Gardner Walsh Down East Books (June 20, 2015)

No child can walk through a puddle of mud without a gigantic smile, and while the stuff might be the spring-time bane of grownups, children just love mud. Muddy Boots targets kids and families who value outdoor...

Treasure Hunter's Handbook

by Liza Gardner Walsh Down East Books (August 07, 2014)

Following her successful Fairy House Handbook and Fairy Garden Handbook, Liza Gardner Walsh offers another concept book to get children outside and experiencing nature. The Treasure Hunter’s Handbook targets...

Let's Rock

by Linda Kranz Muddy Boots (December 01, 2017)

Lively writing, colorful photos, and bright borders make this craft book particularly inviting. The real fun begins with Linda Kranz offering step-by-step, well-illustrated directions for decorating small, flat...

The Kids' Ultimate Animal Adventure Book

by Stacy Tornio & Ken Keffer Falcon Guides (September 15, 2017)

The Kids’ Ultimate Animal Activity Book takes the best animal material from Stacy and Ken’s previous titles and puts it in a single book that kids will love and come back to time and again. Organized in...

Reading is Fun! Imagine That!

by Ruth A. Radmore SparkPress (October 24, 2017)

The first installment in a new educational activities series designed to help children expand their creativity and improve their reading and language skills, Reading is Fun! is a collection of children’s story-poems...

Explore Comets and Asteroids!: With 25 Great Projects

by Anita Yasuda & Bryan Stone Nomad Press (July 11, 2017)

Have you ever wished on a shooting star? Shooting stars often appear when the earth passes through the dust and debris left by a passing comet. Explore Comets and Asteroids! With 25 Amazing Projects takes readers...

This Morning Maxwelton Got Up On the Wrong Side

by Susie Slosberg & Phyllis Pacifico SPPS (April 24, 2017)

"This Morning Maxwelton Got Up on The Wrong Side" is Book 1 in a picture book series about idioms. Maxwelton is in a blue mood until his friends discover laughter is the best medicine.Using bold, Coloring Book-style...

Better Than a Lemonade Stand

by Daryl Bernstein & Rob Husberg Aladdin/Beyond Words (May 01, 2012)

Start on the early road to success while having fun, learning new skills, and making money with this guide of more than fifty entrepreneurial ideas.

Filled with delightfully simple business ideas, Better than...

Toddler's Pirate Book! All About Pirates of the World - Baby & Toddler Color Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Arrgh! Where’s me treasure? Asks the pirate as he limps from one part of the island to the other. This exciting book of pirates will encourage your child to play pretend and in the process, learn some interesting...

Science Is Fun (Common Core Edition) : 2nd Grade Activity Book Series

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Science is fun, especially for little scientists. The purpose of this book is to remind a child how fun it is to read books and use their imagination. Reading is a personal experience that pretty much shapes...

Bridges and Tunnels: Investigate Feats of Engineering with 25 Projects

by Donna Latham & Jenn Vaughn Nomad Press (June 01, 2012)

Bridges and tunnels are lifelines. People have tackled seemingly insurmountable obstacles, including vast canyons and mountain ranges, to design and construct these amazing passageways. Bridges and Tunnels:...


by Carla Mooney & Samuel Carbaugh Nomad Press (January 07, 2014)

Forensics: Uncover the Science and Technology of Crime Scene Investigation introduces students to the fascinating world of forensic science and shows them how to find clues, analyze evidence, and crack the case....


by Anita Yasuda & Bryan Stone Nomad Press (January 07, 2014)

Who invented the airplane? When were airplanes invented? And why do planes have wings if the wings don’t flap? Kids can answer these questions and more by jumping into the cockpit and soaring into Explore...

Mapping and Navigation: Explore the History and Science of Finding Your Way with 20 Projects

by Cynthia Light Brown, Patrick McGinty & Beth Hetland Nomad Press (January 07, 2014)

How did we get from 20-foot-long maps to GPS devices small enough to fit in the palm of our hands? How does GPS work and what can it tell us? How do ancient mapmaking techniques used by the Romans and Greeks...


by Carmella Van Vleet & Bryan Stone Nomad Press (January 07, 2014)

Given the pace of how we harness and utilize electricity, as well as the importance of developing new sources of energy, electricity is a timely subject for kids to explore. In Explore Electricity! With 25 Great...

The American Boy's Handy Book

by Daniel C. Beard Tuttle Publishing (June 14, 2011)

Long before "danger" was a book for boys, there was The American Boy's Handy Book by Daniel Beard—a beloved classic by one of the original founders of the Boy Scouts of America. The American Boy's Handy Book...