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  • Wild Things: The Joy of Reading Children's Literature as an Adult

    An irresistible, nostalgic, insightful—and “consistently intelligent and funny” (The New York Times Book Review)—ramble through classic children’s literature from Vanity Fair contributing editor (and father of two) Bruce Handy.The dour New England Primer, thought to be the first American children’s book, was first published in Boston in 1690. Offering children gems of advice such as “Strive to learn” and “Be not a dunce,” it was no fun at all. So how did we get from there to “Let the wild rumpus start”? And now that we...

    • ASIN: 1451609965
    • Brand: Simon & Schuster

  • The Joy of Children's Literature (What's New in Education)

    THE JOY OF CHILDREN'S LITERATURE, 2nd Edition, provides in-depth coverage of children's literature with integrated reading methods in a concise, accessible format. The compact length allows for time to read the numerous children's books highlighted in the text. Johnson emphasizes that reading, writing, discussing, and finding pleasure in children's books are essential to the ability to recognize and recommend literature, and ultimately, to the ability to share the joy of children's literature with children themselves. The book is divided into t...

    • ASIN: 111129836X
    • Brand: Wadsworth Publishing

  • Children and Other Wild Animals: Notes on badgers, otters, sons, hawks, daughters, dogs, bears, air, bobcats, fishers, mascots, Charles Darwin, newts, ... tigers and various other zoological matters

    "Novelist and essayist Brian Doyle describes encounters with astounding beings of every sort and shape in this collection of short vignettes. The book gathers previously unpublished work along with selections that have been published in Orion, The Sun, and The American Scholar, among others"--

    • ASIN: 0870717545

  • Super Friends: Flying High (DC Super Friends) (Step into Reading)

    SOMETHING STRANGE HAS happened to the birds of GOTHAM CITY. Pigeons are causing traffic jams, seagulls are making trouble at a nearby beach, and ostriches have escaped from the zoo! THE PENGUIN has enlisted his fine feathered friends to distract the DC SUPER FRIENDS while he swoops in and plucks GOTHAM’s biggest bank clean! Will BATMAN, SUPERMAN, and the other DC SUPER FRIENDS get there in time?...

    • ASIN: 0375852085
    • Color: Multi
    • Brand: Random House

  • If You Give a Mouse a Cookie Book

    • ASIN: 0060245867
    • Color: Green
    • Brand: HarperCollins
    • UPC: 789542139804

  • TO THE WILDS OF ALASKA: A New Life in the Alaskan Wilderness (Growing Up Wild Book 1)

    They lived off-the-grid, long before there was a grid. And while they weren’t survivalists they survived, and even thrived, for months at a time in the subarctic wilderness without electricity, telephones, indoor plumbing or ready access to medical services. Sylvia, an attractive, strong-minded 14-year-old who loved the outdoors, came to Alaska with her family in 1934, hoping to escape the despair and poverty of the Depression years in southern Oregon. Although their first winter on a forested 160-acre homestead was spent in a log cabin wi...

    • ASIN: B01G33Y4EA

  • The Energy Bus: 10 Rules to Fuel Your Life, Work, and Team with Positive Energy

    The Energy Bus, an international best seller by Jon Gordon, takes readers on an enlightening and inspiring ride that reveals 10 secrets for approaching life and work with the kind of positive, forward thinking that leads to true accomplishment - at work and at home. Jon infuses this engaging story with keen insights as he provides a powerful roadmap to overcome adversity and bring out the best in yourself and your team. When you get on The Energy Bus you’ll enjoy the ride of your life!...

    • ASIN: 0470100281
    • Brand: Wiley

  • 5 Wild Creature Adventures! (Wild Kratts) (Step into Reading)

    Five Wild Kratts Step into Reading leveled readers in one book!PBS’s hit animated show Wild Kratts follows the adventures of zoologists Chris and Martin Kratt as the duo travels to animal habitats around the globe. Along the way, they encounter incredible creatures while combining science education with fun. Boys and girls ages 4 to 6 will dive into this Step into Reading collection featuring five Wild Kratts leveled readers about sharks, reptiles, and other wild things, together in one volume! Step 2 readers use basic vocabulary and short se...

    • ASIN: 1101939001

  • Mere Christianity

    In the classic Mere Christianity, C.S. Lewis, the most important writer of the 20th century, explores the common ground upon which all of those of Christian faith stand together. Bringing together Lewis’ legendary broadcast talks during World War Two from his three previous books The Case for Christianity, Christian Behavior, and Beyond Personality, Mere Christianity provides an unequaled opportunity for believers and nonbelievers alike to hear this powerful apologetic for the Christian faith....

    • ASIN: 0060652926
    • Brand: HarperOne

  • Blank Comic Book Notebook: Create Your Own Comic Book Strip, Variety of Templates For Comic Book Drawing, (Super Hero Comics)-[Professional Binding]

    Buy With Confidence ***** My daughter is interested in making comics. This book was the perfect gift to get her started. -By B Stevens The Blank Comic Book Notebook - Variety of Templates Fun for all ages for Making Comics Variety of Templates, Draw Comics The Fun Way 130 pages of dense blank comic book paper Durable cover to protect your book - Matte-Finish Printed on paper perfect for fine tip pens, colored pencils and markers. Measures 8.5 x 11 Designed in the USA Blank Comic Book Variety of Templates, Blank Comic Book Variety of Templa...

    • ASIN: 1978214960

  • The Joy of Not Working: A Book for the Retired, Unemployed and Overworked- 21st Century Edition

    Ernie Zelinski could change your view of the world forever.He has taught more than 300,000 people what The Joy of Not Working is about: learning to live every part of their lives - work and play, employment, and retirement alike - to the fullest. In this completely revised and expanded edition, you  too can join the thousands of converts and learn how to thrive at both work and play. Illustrated with eye-opening exercises, thought-provoking diagrams, and lively cartoons and quotations, The Joy of Not Working will guide you to:Be more product...

    • ASIN: 1580085520
    • Brand: Unknown

  • Wild Mindfulness

    This picture book is meant to teach, guide and allow children (and adults!) to experience mindful moments through guided imagery and breathing techniques as they follow along a young girl and her adventures camping and exploring in the wild.  As mindfulness is the intentional practice of experiencing the here and now without letting our thoughts or feelings interrupt, this book allows children to be fully immersed in the moment while bringing an awareness and calm to their body while they listen or read.They will have moments throughout the bo...

    • ASIN: 0578468689

  • Little House Coloring Book (Little House Merchandise)

    A beautifully designed coloring book featuring classic artwork by Garth Williams and quotes from all nine original Little House booksJoin Laura Ingalls, her Ma and Pa, and her sisters, Mary, Carrie, and Grace, on their travels across the frontier as you color in your favorite pioneer characters and scenes as you revisit this beloved series....

    • ASIN: 0062572318
    • Brand: imusti

  • Good Night, Gorilla

    A must-have board book for all babies.Good night, Gorilla.Good night, Elephant. It's bedtime at the zoo, and all the animals are going to sleep. Or are they? Who's that short, furry guy with the key in his hand and the mischievous grin?Good night, Giraffe.Good night, Hyena. Sneak along behind the zookeeper's back, and see who gets the last laugh in this riotous good-night romp....

    • ASIN: 0399230033
    • Color: Multicolor
    • Brand: Penguin

  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

    From the author of The BFG and Matilda!Willy Wonka's famous chocolate factory is opening at last! But only five lucky children will be allowed inside. And the winners are: Augustus Gloop, an enormously fat boy whose hobby is eating; Veruca Salt, a spoiled-rotten brat whose parents are wrapped around her little finger; Violet Beauregarde, a dim-witted gum-chewer with the fastest jaws around; Mike Teavee, a toy pistol-toting gangster-in-training who is obsessed with television; and Charlie Bucket, Our Hero, a boy who is honest and kind, brave an...

    • ASIN: 0142410314
    • Brand: Dahl, Roald/ Blake, Quentin (ILT)

  • Wild Things : The Joy of Reading Children's Literature as an Adult

    "Vanity Fair contributing editor Bruce Handy revisits the classics of every American childhood, from fairy tales to The Very Hungry Caterpillar, and explores the back stories of their creators, using context and biography to understand

    • UPC: 834530553
    • Rating: 4.4

  • Where the Wild Things Are (Anniversary) (Hardcover)

    A naughty little boy, sent to bed without his supper, sails to the land of the wild things where he becomes their

    • UPC: 536302
    • Rating: 4.506

  • National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Things That Go

    This charming reference book takes a closer look at the different ways people move from place to place. More than 100 colorful photos are paired with age-appropriate text that explains how cars, bicycles, rockets, and

    • UPC: 55390249

  • Dog Man 6: Brawl of the Wild

    Howl with laughter with Dog Man, the #1 New York Times, USA Today, and Wall Street Journal

    • UPC: 715572164
    • Rating: 4.8

  • Where the Wild Things Are

    A naughty little boy, sent to bed without his supper, sails to the land of the wild things where he becomes their

    • UPC: 522534708
    • Rating: 4.481

  • National Geographic Kids Ultimate Weird but True 3 : 1,000 Wild and Wacky Facts and Photos!

    At head of title:National Geographic

    • UPC: 44371580

  • National Geographic Kids Ultimate Weird But True: 1,000 Wild & Wacky Facts and Photos (Hardcover)

    "Ultimate Weird But True" is packed with wacky facts and stories that prove truth really is stranger than fiction. This large-format hardcover boasts 1,000 cool facts, 500 photos, CGI-style illustrations, funny infographics, and the bold

    • UPC: 15697457
    • Rating: 5.0

  • Where the Wild Things Are /Donde Viven Los Monstrous

    Maurice Sendak's beloved Where the Wild Things Are, winner of the 1964 Caldecott Medal, is now available in a newly revised Spanish edition. Spanish speakers and listeners will now be able to join Max as

    • UPC: 133191276
    • Rating: 4.481

  • Wild Thing - eBook

    Twelve-year-old Winnie Willis has a way with horses. She can gentle the wildest mare, but other parts of her life don't always come as easily. Along with her dad and sister, Lizzy, Winnie is learning

    • UPC: 454676516
    • Rating: 4.0

  • Unshakeable Trust : Find the Joy of Trusting God at All Times, in All Things

    In her new book, New York Times bestselling author Joyce Meyer explores a life lived in complete and total dependence on God. Drawing on her own experiences and inspiration from the Word of God, Joyce

    • UPC: 543517598

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