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Alexander, Kwame

A companion to the Newbery Medal-winning middle grade novel The Crossover, the basis of the show streaming on Disney+!

What can we imagine for our lives? What if we were the star players, moving and grooving through the game of life? What if we had our own rules...

Item No. 9780544570979
The Tiny Seed DVD
Carle, Eric

Sale! Was $20.00, now only $5.00!

The fascinating story of the life cycle of a flower told through the adventures of a tiny seed by the beloved author/illustrator Eric Carle. Young readers will cheer at the happy outcome of this...

Item No. 9780545867023
The Weighty Word Book
Guralnick, Elissa S

"[The Weighty Word Book] will appeal to kids who want to sound as smart as they are. It offers a clever, funny way to introduce new words into the vocabulary. . . . There's one word for every letter of the alphabet--wait until you see what they do with dogmatic, juxtapose and zealot."--...

Item No. 9780826345554
The Worlds of Tomie dePaola - Autographed
Elleman, Barbara

Each purchase of this book will receive a free bookmark designed especially for this title.

Barbara Elleman's insightful biography on Tomie dePaola captures the essence of the beloved author-illustrator through engaging stories, childhood photos, countless illustrations, and thoughtful analysis of decades of celebrated books.

Tomie dePaola is one of the best-known and most...

Item No. 9781534412262
Theater Curtain
Vecchi, Vea

Published by Reggio Children, Theater Curtain: The Ring of Transformations is a book that recounts how the children of the Diana municipal preschool were able to work together by finding agreements to design and create a curtain for Reggio Emilia’s Ariosto Theater.

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Tomfoolery! Randolph Caldecott and the Rambunctious Coming-of-Age of Children's Books
Markel, Michelle

A Kirkus Reviews Best Picture Book of 2023
A Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2023


"Exuberant."―Horn Book Magazine, starred review

"Excellent."--Booklist, starred review


Item No. 9780811879231
Understanding Children's Literature 2nd Edition

Edited by Peter Hunt, a leading figure in the field, this book introduces the study of children's literature, addressing theoretical questions as well as the most relevant critical approaches to the discipline.

The fourteen chapters draw on insights from academic disciplines ranging...

Item No. 9780415375467
Was the Cat in the Hat Black (Paperback)
Nel, Philip
Racism is resilient, duplicitous, and endlessly adaptable, so it is no surprise that America is again in a period of civil rights activism. A significant reason racism endures is because it is structural: it's embedded in culture and in institutions. One of the places that racism hides-and
Item No. 9780190932879
Water Paper Paint
Jones, Heather

This book is not only for "painters" but for all types of creative individuals who want to experience and play with watercolor, whether their background is mixed-media, textile art, journaling, or paper craft. Unlike the typical watercolor text books, this unique, beautiful volume is a field...

Item No. 9781592536559
Watercolor Workshop
Prood, Sasha

Often referred to as the "gateway art," watercolor is one of the most accessible and popular art mediums to explore. With Watercolor Workshop, author and artist Sasha Prood brings a sense of freedom and fun to watercolor instruction, while still covering all the skills you need to get started....

Learn to paint gorgeous contemporary art by practicing watercolor technique directly in this instructional sketchbook. Through 100 different experiments, artist Sasha Prood teaches you traditional techniques like wet-on-dry, wet-on-wet, and flat washes, and also encourages you to play with the...
Item No. 9781419729249
Weird & Wonderful: Mysterious World of Forgotten Children's Books
Poltarnees, Welleran
Throughout his years of collecting and cataloging his vast library of classic children's picture books, Welleran Poltarnees has singled out particularly unusual images and situations. He has compiled the best and rarest of these discoveries in this book.

Weird and Wonderful...
Item No. 9781595833853
Wild Things: Acts of Mischief (Paperback)
Sieruta, Peter D
Secret lives, scandalous turns, and some very funny surprises -- these essays by leading kids' lit bloggers take us behind the scenes of many much-loved children's books.

Told in lively and affectionate prose, this treasure trove of information for a student, librarian, parent, or...

Item No. 9781536203646
Wild Things: The Joy of Reading (Paperback)
Handy, Bruce
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...
Item No. 9781451609967
Write Your Own Story Book
Have you ever wanted to write a story, but wondered where to start? The Write Your Own Story Book is here to help. It's full of inspiring ideas for all kinds of different stories, with space of you to write them in and writing tips to help you on your way.
Item No. 9781805317555
Writer to Writer
Levine, Gail Carson

Bestselling author of Ella Enchanted and fairy-tale master Gail Carson Levine shares her secrets of great writing in this companion to the popular Writing Magic.

Have you ever wanted to captivate readers with a great opening, create spectacular and fantastical creatures,...

Item No. 9780062275295
Writing & Drawing Comics
Princeton Architectural Press
The perfect gift for aspiring artists and fans of comics, graphic novels, and manga, this guided sketchbook provides templates and blank pages​ for graphic storytelling, along with ideas, tips, and tricks from comic artists.

Whether you're just getting into sketching or...

Item No. 9781648961274
Writing Magic
Levine, Gail Carson

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 Honor author Gail Carson...

Item No. 9780062367174
You Can't Say That!: Writers for Young People Talk about Censorship (Hardcover) - To Be Autographed 12/16

Autographed by Leonard Marcus

What happens when freedom of expression comes under threat? In frank and wide-ranging interviews, historian and critic Leonard S. Marcus probes the experience of thirteen leading authors of books for young people.

A powerful photo essay on transgender teens is called anti-...

Item No. 9780763690366
$14.99 - $18.99
Young at Art
Striker, Susan

From the creator of the bestselling Anti-Coloring Book series with more than 600,000 copies sold, a new parenting guide to encouraging creativity in preschool-age children

Young at Art is the first and only comprehensive book for the general audience about the nature, value and...

Item No. 9780805066975