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Swallows and Amazons (Book 1)
Arthur Ransome

The first title in Arthur Ransome's classic series, originally published in 1930: for children, for grownups, for anyone captivated by the world of adventure and imagination. Swallows and Amazons introduces the lovable Walker family, the camp on Wild Cat island, the able-bodied catboat Swallow,...

Item No. 9780879235734
$15.95
Sylvester and the Magic Pebble Print - Picnic
William Steig

11" x 14" print featuring artwork from William Steig's Caldecott-winning picture book Sylvester and the Magic Pebble.

Item No. 1114-26827
$20.00
Tar Beach - Softcover
Ringgold, Faith
Illus. in full color. "Ringgold recounts the dream adventure of
eight-year-old Cassie Louise Lightfoot, who flies above her apartment-building
rooftop, the 'tar beach' of the title, looking down on 1939 Harlem. Part
autobiographical, part fictional, this allegorical tale sparkles...
Item No. 9780517885444
$7.99
Taro Gomi's Funny Fish Game

Go Fish with Taro Gomi! The classic game of Go Fish gets the Taro Gomi treatment in this easy-to-play, undersea-themed extravaganza. Players of all ages will delight in the bright, colorful sea creatures and distinctively unique fish, from the Sea Sweeper to the Shooting Starfish, as they...

Item No. 9781452176833
$12.99
The Inflatables #1
Hitchman, Jess

The Inflatables don't get pumped. They stay pumped! Flamingo, Cactus, Donut, and Watermelon may be forgotten water park floats who live at the lost and found, but these inflata-pals are about to make some big waves in a funny graphic novel series that's perfect for fans of Dog Man and...

Item No. 9781338748970
$6.99
Last Last Day of Summer PB
Giles, Lamar

"The Last Last-Day-of-Summer reminds me that all children deserve to exist in magical spaces where their imaginations and familial bonds will them into heroism. Every single child should have the freedom to be one of The Legendary Alstons. And I, for one, am grateful to Giles...

Item No. 9780358244417
$7.99
The Penderwicks #1 (Softcover)
Birdsall, Jeanne
This series of modern classics about the charming Penderwick family from National Book Award winner and New York Times bestseller Jeanne Birdsall is perfect for fans of Noel Streatfeild and Edward Eager. Over one million copies sold, now with a bright new look!

This summer the...

Item No. 9780440420477
$7.99
The Penderwicks #3: The Penderwicks at Point Mouette (Softcover)
Birdsall, Jeanne
This series of modern classics about the charming Penderwick family from National Book Award winner and New York Times bestseller Jeanne Birdsall is perfect for fans of Noel Streatfeild and Edward Eager. Over one million copies sold, now with a bright new look!

When summer comes around,...

Item No. 9780375851353
$7.99
The Penderwicks #5: Penderwicks at Last (Hardcover)
Birdsall, Jeanne
The finale you've all been waiting for: The Penderwicks at Last is the final, flawless installment in the modern classic series from National Book Award winner and New York Times bestselling author Jeanne Birdsall!

Nine years, five older...

Item No. 9780385755665
$16.99
The Relatives Came - Hardcover
Rylant, Cynthia
The relatives' station wagon: it smelled like a real car, looked like a rainbow, and was roomy enough for a crowd.
Lucky! Because a big crowd in all shapes and sizes piled into that old wagon at four o'clock one summer morning and piled out of it the next day at their relatives' place on the...
Item No. 9780689845086
$18.99
The Relatives Came - Softcover
Rylant, Cynthia
The relatives' station wagon: it smelled like a real car, looked like a rainbow, and was roomy enough for a crowd.
Item No. 9780689717383
$7.99
The Uncorker of Ocean Bottles
Cuevas, Michelle
A message in a bottle holds the promise of surprise and wonder, as told in this enthralling picture book by Caldecott Medalist Erin E. Stead

The Uncorker of Ocean Bottles, who lives alone atop a hill, has a job of the utmost importance. It is his task to open any bottles...
Item No. 9780803738683
$17.99
The Very Hungry Caterpillar's First Summer
Carle, Eric

There are so many ways to spend a sunny summer day. Join The Very Hungry Caterpillar and explore everything the season has to offer!

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

Item No. 9780593384749
$8.99
The Very Hungry Caterpillar's Garden Picnic Scratch-and-Sniff
Carle, Eric
Read along with The Very Hungry Caterpillar as he eats some of his favorite foods in this scratch-and-sniff board book!

Munch through different foods with The Very Hungry Caterpillar in this scratch-and-sniff board book! Eric Carle's The Very Hungry Caterpillar Scratch-and-Sniff...

Item No. 9780593097045
$12.99
The Watermelon Seed
Pizzoli, Greg
With perfect comic pacing, Greg Pizzoli introduces us to one funny crocodile who has one big fear: swallowing a watermelon seed. What will he do when his greatest fear is realized? Will vines sprout out his ears? Will his skin turn pink? This crocodile has a wild imagination that kids will love....
Item No. 9781423171010
$16.99
The Watermelon Seed (Board Book)
Pizzoli, Greg
In this award-winning book for kids, the crocodile has a problem: he loves watermelon, but he's afraid of what will happen if he eats one of the seeds-there's only one way to find out!

Crocodile loves watermelon, but what will happen when his greatest fear of swallowing a...

Item No. 9781484712368
$7.99
The World Belonged to Us
Woodson, Jacqueline

Two children's book superstars--#1 New York Times bestseller Jacqueline Woodson, the author of The Day You Begin, and Leo Espinosa, the illustrator of Islandborn­--join forces to celebrate the joy and freedom of summer in the city, which is gloriously captured in...

Item No. 9780399545498
$18.99
This Beach is Loud
Cotterill, Samantha
Patience, understanding, and a soothing exercise saves the beach day when excitement turns to sensory overload.

Going to the beach is exciting. But it can also be busy. And loud. Sand can feel hot or itchy or sticky...and it gets everywhere! In This Beach Is Loud!, a...

Item No. 9780525553458
$16.99
This One Summer
Tamaki, Mariko

A New York Times bestseller
A 2015 Caldecott Honor Book
A 2015 Michael L. Printz Honor Book
An Eisner Award Winner

Every summer, Rose goes with her mom and dad to a lake house in Awago Beach. It's their getaway, their refuge. Rosie's friend Windy is always there, too,...

Item No. 9781596437746
$18.99
McCloskey, Robert
"Out on the islands that poke their rocky shores above the waters of Penobscot Bay, you can watch the time of the world go by, from minute to minute, hour to hour, from day to day..." So begins McCloskey's classic story of one summer on a Maine island. The spell of rain, the gulls and a foggy...
Item No. 9780140502015
$8.99
Time Of Wonder - Hardcover
McCloskey, Robert
"Out on the islands that poke their rocky shores above the waters of Penobscot Bay, you can watch the time of the world go by, from minute to minute, hour to hour, from day to day..." So begins McCloskey's classic story of one summer on a Maine island. The spell of rain, the gulls and a foggy...
Item No. 9780670715121
$19.99
Traction Man & Beach Odyssey
Mini Grey
In this new and exciting Traction Man escapade, the can-do action toy and his faithful pet Scrubbing Brush are headed to the Wide Ocean. Adventure is on the horizon for our daring duo, along with new challenges—and new friends—to meet. There's a picnic to defend (a quiche to protect!), colossal...
Item No. 9780375869525
$16.99
Unbored Games
Larsen, Elizabeth Foy

Staff Pick

UNBORED Games has all the smarts, creativity, and DIY spirit of the original UNBORED ("It's a book! It's a guide! It's a way of life!" -Los Angeles Magazine), but with a laser-like focus on the activities we do for pure fun: to while away a rainy day, to test our skills and...

Item No. 9781620407066
$16.00
Urban Gardening 1000-Piece Puzzle

Around the world, rooftops are turning green. The meticulous artwork of Anisa Makhoul celebrates the rise of the urban gardener. High above the noise of bustling city streets, find some peace with this image of growth and nurturing. Our 1,000-piece jigsaw puzzles are thoughtfully commissioned...

Item No. PZTUBG
$23.99
Vacation
Blexbolex

Recipient of the 2017 Montreuil Children's Book Salon Pépite D'Or Literary Award, Silver Medalist in the 2018 Society of Illustrators Original Art Exhibition, A USBBY Outstanding International Book of 2019, and named one of The Most Astonishingly Unconventional Children's Books of 2018 by ...

Item No. 9781592702466
$24.95