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Trombone Shorty
Andrews, Troy
The Caldecott Honor and Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award-winning picture book biography from Grammy-nominated musician Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews and celebrated illustrator Bryan Collier

"Who's that playing out there?" Bo Diddley asked the New Orleans crowd. It was a small child...

Item No. 9781419714658
$19.99
Light for the World to See
Alexander, Kwame

From NPR correspondent and New York Times bestselling author, Kwame Alexander, comes a powerful and provocative collection of poems that cut to the heart of the entrenched racism and oppression in America and eloquently explores ongoing events. A book in the tradition of James Baldwin's "...

Item No. 9780358539414
$14.99
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Surf's Up
Alexander, Kwame

Surf's up! Not yet, Dude! Books are boring! Not this one! Bro and Dude have very different ideas about how to spend the day at the beach. But as Bro continues to gasp and cheer as he reads his book (Moby Dick), Dude can't help but get curious. Before you can shout 'Surf's up!' both frogs are...

Item No. 9780735842205
$18.95
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Tiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug
Stutzman, Jonathan

Readers will root for bighearted, small armed Tiny. --Publishers Weekly

Tiny T. Rex has a HUGE problem. His friend Pointy needs cheering up and only a hug will do. But with his short stature and teeny T. Rex arms, is a hug impossible? Not if Tiny has anything to say...

Item No. 9781452170336
$15.99
Caterpillar Care Package

Include a personalized note to your recipient in Customer Notes at checkout. Let us know about your gift recipient (age, likes, interests) and we'll customize the package just for them.

Couldn't we all use some colorful Caterpillar cheer this year? Send your...

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Fabric-Picnic Blue Panel

100% cotton fabric, 23” long x 44" wide.


Multiple quantities will be cut as a single continuous piece....

Item No. A179T
$8.50
Fabric-Picnic Red Panel

100% cotton fabric, 23” long x 44" wide.


Multiple quantities will be cut as a single continuous piece....

Item No. A179R
$8.50
Bundle-Cozy Caterpillar SM

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Fabric-VHC Flower Vines Blue

1/2 yard of 100% cotton fabric, 44" wide.

Multiple quantities will be cut as a single continuous piece. Best used for quilting, fashion, and home décor crafting...

Item No. 9830B
$7.00
Inside-Outside Dinosaurs
Munro, Roxie

Free autographed bookplate signed by Roxie Munro with purchase. Find more books by Roxie Munro here.

There is a giant dinosaur, a flying reptile, a dinosaur with plates and spikes on its body, and even baby dinosaurs cracking out of their shells. There is a ferocious dinosaur that eats meat and vegetarian dinosaurs that hide from the carnivores. Look inside the dinosaurs and you'll see a...

Item No. 9781503902428
$9.99
The Tale of the Unwelcome Guest - To Be Autographed 7/30
Sheir, Rebecca

The town beside the sea was abuzz with the news. The governor was holding a grand banquet and everyone was invited--everyone! But no one was as excited as Nasruddin.

On the day of the celebration, Nasruddin works hard in his vineyard picking and squishing grapes. He planned to wear his...

Item No. 9781635863147
$14.95
The Very Hungry Caterpillar's First Spring
Carle, Eric
There are so many ways to spend a bright spring day. Join The Very Hungry Caterpillar and explore everything the season has to offer!

Celebrate spring with The Very Hungry Caterpillar and his friends in this exploration of the season. Young readers can learn all about seasonal sensory...

Item No. 9780593384725
$8.99
Very Hungry Caterpillar Inflatable Beach Ball

Perfect for pool parties, beach and lawn games! Ball measures 11" when inflated.

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$3.00
1, 2, 3 To The Zoo - Hardcover
Carle, Eric
Joyously colored animals, riding on a train to the zoo, offer youngsters a first introduction to numbers, number sets, addition and counting in this paperback reissue of Eric Carle
Item No. 9780399611728
$16.99
1, 2, 3 To The Zoo - Softcover
Carle, Eric
Joyously colored animals, riding on a train to the zoo, offer youngsters a first introduction to numbers, number sets, addition and counting in this paperback reissue of Eric Carle
Item No. 9780698116450
$7.99
1619 Project: Born on the Water
Watson, Renée
The 1619 Project's lyrical picture book in verse chronicles the consequences of slavery and the history of Black resistance in the United States, thoughtfully rendered by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones and Newbery honor-winning author Renée Watson.

A...

Item No. 9780593307359
$18.99
28 Days: Moments in Black History
Smith, Charles R

Each day features a different influential figure in African-American history, from Crispus Attucks, the first man shot in the Boston Massacre, sparking the Revolutionary War, to Madame C. J. Walker, who after years of adversity became the wealthiest black woman in the country, as well as one of...

Item No. 9781596438200
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7 Dark Tales
Grace, Christine
This collection of seven short stories is a startling and imaginative take on the fairytale form. Inspired by the Brothers Grimm, each narrative gently unfolds, reminiscent of ancient, oral storytelling. The reader is constantly taken in unexpected directions as the tales explore contemporary...
Item No. 9781925386844
$18.99
A Busy Creature's Day Eating!
Willems, Mo

Mo Willems delivers a smorgasbord of hunger, hubris, regret, and redemption as a Busy Creature hilariously chomps and chews its way from A to P and then to Z.

Item No. 9781368013529
$17.99
A Couple Of Boys Have The Best Week Ever
Frazee, Marla

A 2009 Caldecott Honor Book

When James and Eamon go to a week of Nature Camp and stay at Eamon's grandparents' house, it turns out that their free time spent staying inside, eating waffles, and playing video games is way more interesting than nature. But sometimes...

Item No. 9780152060206
$17.99
A Farmer's Alphabet
Azarian, Mary

An alphabet book for families that lovingly celebrates traditional rural New England life, all the way from A to Z. "No matter where children live - on a farm, in the suburbs or the city - they will love this handsome book."--Smithsonian Magazine

Before she became a renowned...

Item No. 9780879233976
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A History of Me
Theodore, Adrea
An uplifting message of hope for the future and pride in your history, inspired by a mother's experience of being the only Black child in her classroom.

Who do you see when you look in the mirror?

Emphasizing the strength, creativity, and courage passed down through...

Item No. 9780823442577
$18.99
A House in the Woods
Moore, Inga
It's nice to have your friends move in, but. . . . A sweet, wry tale of cooperation and camaraderie, told with pastoral artwork by Inga Moore.

One little pig has made a little den for herself in the woods, and another little pig has a small hut next door. One morning they return from a...

Item No. 9780763652777
$17.99
A is for Bee: An Alphabet Book in Translation
Heck, Ellen
What letter does the word bee start with?
If you said B you're right - in English!
But in many, many languages, it actually starts with A.
Bee is Anū in Igbo,
Aamoo in Ojibwe,
Abelha in Portugese.
And Ari in Turkish.

Come and...

Item No. 9781646141272
$17.99
A Little Bit of Dirt
Citro, Asia

Dandelion Bubbles, Rain Drums, Seed Bomb Lollipops and more!

Bursting with creative hands-on outdoor science and art activities, A Little Bit of Dirt is full of motivation to get outside and explore. Whether you're investigating the health of your local stream, making beautiful...

Item No. 9781943147045
$16.99