5,000 Awesome Facts (About Everything!) (National Geographic Kids)
5,000 Awesome Facts (About Everything!) (National Geographic
"Filled with photographs, this beautifully designed book is organized into two-page spreads that each focus on a different topic, making it easy and fun to read." --Redding.comPresenting the next must-have, fun-filled gift book from the team that created Ultimate Weird But True, 5,000 Cool Facts About Everything treats kids to brain candy and eye candy all rolled into one treasure trove of high-interest fascinating facts. Lively and information-packed, this book is literally busting its covers with fascinating, fun-tastic facts on super, sensational topics that kids love. Who knew that there were so many sweet things to learn about chocolate or that a dozen delicious details about peanut butter would show up on a page with a few splotches of jelly to whet our appetites? Keep turning and a terrifyingly toothy shark tells you all about himself, while other spreads lay out tons of tips on toys and games, mysteries of history, robots and reptiles, sports and spies, wacky words, and so much more! A visual feast of colorful photographs surrounded by swirling, tipping, expanding, and climbing bits of information in a high-energy design, this book will satisfy both the casual browser and the truly fact obsessed. 1,200 photographs
- Brand: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC
- ASIN: 1426310498
Hush ... Little Bear is Sleeping: A press and listen book (Wee Gallery)
Hush ... Little Bear is Sleeping: A press
In this board book, the busy animals are hushed, one by one, at the end of a busy day so that Baby Bear can fall asleep. Hush, hooting owl. Hush, chirping cricket. Hush, meowing cat. Hush, barking dog ... Five different sound chips bring the noises to life and gently calm the reader. Wee Gallery's range of board, cloth, and activity books for pre-schoolers marries fresh design with engaging educational content. The result of a fantastic partnership between Wee Gallery - which has been family-run for over ten years - and QEB Publishing, this book's beautiful illustrations, bold lines, whimsical animals, and repeating patterns are designed to stimulate visual development in young infants.
- ASIN: 1682970523
Color by Numbers: Free Coloring Apps - Pixel ArtBook by Fun Games For Free
If Animals Kissed Good Night
If Animals Kissed Good
The bestselling book in Ann Whitford Paul and David Walker's adorable animal series―and don't miss the follow-up, If Animals Said I Love You!If animals kissedlike we kiss good night,Giraffe and his calfwould stretch their necks highand kiss just beneaththe top of the sky.In a cozy bedtime chat with her mom, a young girl wonders how animal families might say good night. Would Wolf and his pup "kiss and then HOWL"? Would Bear and her cub "kiss and then GROWL"? But what about Sloth and her baby? They move soooo slooowwwww . . . they're sure to be kissing from early evening until long after everyone else is fast asleep!With whimsical art and playful rhyming verse, this board book is perfect for bedtime snuggles.
- Brand: Paul, Ann Whitford/ Walker, David (ILT)
- ASIN: 0374300216
J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World: A Pop-up Gallery of Curiosities
J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World: A Pop-up Gallery of
J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World is full of magical curiosities: a flying car, a hat that sings, an enchanted case, and so much more. This small, deluxe pop-up book showcases three-dimensional renderings of some of the beloved curiosities from the Harry Potter films, including two pops related to the upcoming Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Pull out flaps will feature text that delves into the items on each spread and how they were achieved in the films.This book features doors that open from the middle of the front cover, a sturdy magnetic closure, and elastic loops to hold each pop firmly in place making it a perfect stand-alone display.
- Brand: Penguin Random House
- ASIN: 0763695882
The Gallery (A Contemporary Reverse Harem Romance Series Book 4)
The Gallery (A Contemporary Reverse Harem Romance Series
They say don’t go into business, or to bed, with friends. But what if those friends are four hardcore rich and handsome alpha players? Did I really think I could keep it clean with guys like that?And when reality set in, I realized dirty was much more fun.That’s my kind of business.Four different men, alpha as hell, and serious as hell about their special, secret nightclub.The biggest thing they had in common? Me, and what they wanted to do to me behind closed doors.This hot, over-the-top romance centers around bad-boy alpha dudes with a penchant for pursuing and protecting the women who give them a run for their money. If you love outrageously naughty stories as a way to indulge your not-so-secret bad girl side, this is for you.Also available in 5-book boxset.
- ASIN: B07D1TRVJV
Arson at the Art Gallery (Getaway Bay Cozy Mystery Series Book 1)
Arson at the Art Gallery (Getaway Bay Cozy
A new home. A new beginning. A quiet life.Or is it?The beach house is Addison Lake’s retirement plan. Memories of childhood holidays playing in the sand with her cousins come flooding back as soon as she sets foot in Getaway Bay. After the death of her husband, turning her new beach house into a bed and breakfast and reconnecting with family is just the tonic she needs. But just days after her move to the sleepy coastal town, Addison’s new life turns on its head.A fire at her cousin Layla’s art gallery has devastating consequences. There’s a body in the rubble.The stubborn local detective needs a fast arrest, and he has Layla in his sights.With her cousin accused of murder, Addison must act. But between the beach house renovations, an ailing uncle, an over-protective daughter, and the quirky inhabitants of Getaway Bay, she has her work cut out. Can Addison and her new friends uncover the real culprit before Layla is charged with murder?The Getaway Bay cozy mysteries have everything you love – suspense to keep you guessing, twists you don’t see coming, and characters you want to have a cup of tea with – plus an added dose of Aussie flavour.Get Arson at the Art Gallery now.
- ASIN: B07FTQD6HV
Mistakes That Worked: 40 Familiar Inventions & How They Came to Be
Mistakes That Worked: 40 Familiar Inventions & How
Popsicles, potato chips, Silly Putty, Velcro, and many other familiar things have fascinating stories behind them. In fact, dozens of products and everyday items had surprisingly haphazard beginnings. Mistakes That Worked offers forty of these unusual tales, along with hilarious cartoons and weird and amazing facts. Readers will be surprised and inspired!
- Color: White
- Brand: Doubleday Books for Young Readers
- ASIN: 0385320434
Klutz Book of Paper Airplanes Craft Kit
Klutz Book of Paper Airplanes Craft
Making paper airplanes doesn't feel like science. And it's not quite art. Near as we can figure, launching a regular old piece of paper into the sky so that it soars is pure magic. We present step-by-step instructions for folding aerobatic amazement's. The ten airplanes in this book are the best we've ever seen. This big (10" x 12") book comes complete with 40 sheets of flight-tested, ready-to-fold paper, printed on both sides in a variety of 20 colorful patterns, including leopard print, wood grain, hot rod flames and lose-it-on-the-lawn grass. It's everything you need to rule the skies.If you already have The Klutz Book of Paper Airplanes, try to beat our time and distance records and join the Klutz Captain's Club!Comes With: 40 sheets of custom-designed paper Have fun
- Color: Multi-colored
- Brand: Klutz
- ASIN: 1570548307
- UPC: 730767483074
Rosie Revere, Engineer
The beloved New York Times bestselling picture book about pursuing one’s passion with persistence and learning to celebrate each failure on the road to achieving one’s dreams. And now you can follow Rosie’s further adventures—with her friends Iggy Peck and Ada Twist—in the instant New York Times bestseller Rosie Revere and the Raucous Riveters, the first in a BRAND-NEW chapter book series, The Questioneers! Rosie Revere dreamed of becoming a great engineer. Where some people see rubbish, Rosie sees inspiration. Alone in her room at night, shy Rosie constructs great inventions from odds and ends. Hot dog dispensers, helium pants, python-repelling cheese hats: Rosie’s gizmos would astound—if she ever let anyone see them. Afraid of failure, she hides them away under her bed. Until a fateful visit from her great-great-aunt Rose (AKA Rosie the Riveter!), who shows her that the first flop isn’t something to fear—it’s something to celebrate. And you can only truly fail, if you quit. Collect them all! Add these other STEM favorites from #1 New York Times bestselling team Andrea Beaty and David Roberts to your family library today! Ada Twist, ScientistIggy Peck, Architect Rosie Revere and the Raucous RivetersAda Twist and the Perilous PantsAda Twist’s Big Project Boo...
- Brand: Beaty, Andrea/ Roberts, David (ILT)
- ASIN: 1419708457
- UPC: 001419708457
Everything NT: Old Editions Book Store & Gallery
Have you been to Old Editions Bookshop on Oliver Street yet? The owner has been selling rare books in the area for 40 years!
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The Book Gallery is the largest second-hand bookstore in Israel, located in downtown Jerusalem at the heart of the commercial district off King George Street.
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Brian Dettmer: Old books reborn as intricate art
What do you do with an outdated encyclopedia in the information age? With X-Acto knives and an eye for a good remix, artist Brian Dettmer makes beautiful, unexpected sculptures that breathe new life into old books. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED...
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Delving into the secrets of century-old books
St Gallen abbey was dissolved in 1805 and has since become a Unesco world heritage site. The monastic library is one of St Gallen's biggest tourist attractions, featuring such treasures as the oldest book in German and the earliest complete musical score, as well as important holy manuscripts. (...
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BOOK REVIEW: Quarto Wee Gallery
review of the November 2016 Wee Gallery books. published by Quarto Books.
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