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JoJo's Guide to Making Your Own Fun: #DoItYourself (JoJo Siwa)
by JoJo Siwa

Language

English

Pages

192

Publication Date

September 04, 2018

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<DIV>Do you like trying new things? Do you like having fun? And most of all . . . do you like JoJo Siwa? If the answer to any of the above is yes, you’re in luck! JoJo Siwa offers fans her best, most engaging book ever—jam-packed with inspiration for every day.  Formatted as a back-to-school book with a year’s worth of activities for rainy days, birthday parties, days at the beach, and everything in between, this interactive book will provide dozens of ideas to jump-start the creative brain. Making slime, crafting the best friendship bracelets, and planning a mother-daughter spa day at home are just a few things JoJo loves—and wants you to enjoy, too.<BR />  </DIV>
Double Down (Diary of a Wimpy Kid #11)
by Jeff Kinney

Language

English

Pages

224

Publication Date

November 01, 2016

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<div>The pressure’s really piling up on Greg Heffley. His mom thinks video games are turning his brain to mush, so she wants her son to put down the controller and explore his “creative side.”<BR>  <BR> As if that’s not scary enough, Halloween’s just around the corner and the frights are coming at Greg from every angle.<BR>  <BR> When Greg discovers a bag of gummy worms, it sparks an idea. Can he get his mom off his back by making a movie . . . and will he become rich and famous in the process? Or will doubling down on this plan just double Greg’s troubles?<BR></div>
Trapped in a Video Game (Book 1)
by Dustin Brady

Language

English

Pages

146

Publication Date

April 10, 2018

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<b>Age Level: 8-12</b><br /><br />Kids who love video games will love this first installment of the new 5-book series about 12-year old Jesse Rigsby and his wild adventures inside different video games.<br /><br />Jesse Rigsby hates video games - and for good reason. You see, a video game character is trying to kill him. After getting sucked in the new game <i>Full Blast </i>with his friend Eric, Jesse starts to see the appeal of vaporizing man-size praying mantis while cruising around by jet pack. But pretty soon, a mysterious figure begins following Eric and Jesse, and they discover they can't leave the game. If they don't figure out what's going on fast, they'll be trapped for good!<br /><br />Fun, relevant, and action-packed <i>Trapped in a Video Game</i> is the perfect book to get kids off screens and into books! Included in this edition is a bonus More to Explore section that teaches computer programming concepts through a fun game.
Frozen The Ultimate Movie Guide
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Language

English

Pages

9

Publication Date

April 04, 2014

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The Ultimate Movie Guide for "Frozen"
The Baker's Dozen: A Saint Nicholas Tale, with Bonus Cookie Recip...
by Aaron Shepard

Language

English

Pages

41

Publication Date

November 29, 2016

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<div>*******#1 AMAZON.COM BESTSELLER IN CHRISTMAS BOOKS (MAY 2018)*******</div><div>**#1 AMAZON.COM BESTSELLER IN CHILDREN'S CHRISTMAS BOOKS (NOV. 2013)**</div><div>**#1 KINDLE (US) BESTSELLER IN CHILDREN'S HISTORICAL FICTION (DEC. 2018)**</div><div>****#1 KINDLE (US) BESTSELLER IN MULTICULTURAL FOLK TALES (DEC. 2018)****</div><div>******#1 KINDLE (US) BESTSELLER IN SAINTS & SAINTHOOD (DEC. 2018)******</div><div>*****#1 KINDLE (US) BESTSELLER IN CHILDREN'S ACTIVITIES (DEC. 2018)*****</div><div></div><b><i> </i></b><div><b><i>Why not give more?</i></b><br /><br />Van Amsterdam the baker was well known for his honesty as well as for his fine Saint Nicholas cookies. He always gave his customers exactly what they paid for -- not more and not less. So, he was not about to give in when a mysterious old woman comes to him on Saint Nicholas Day and insists that a dozen is thirteen!<br /><br />The woman's curse puts an end to the baker's business, and he believes it would take Saint Nicholas to help him. But if he receives that help, will it be exactly what he imagined?<br /><br />Find out in this inspiring legend from Dutch colonial New York about the birth of an honored American custom.<br /><br />TEACHERS AND LIBRARIANS -- A READER'S THEATER SCRIPT OF THIS BOOK IS AVAILABLE IN AARON'S BOOK "FOLKTALES ON STAGE," OR FREE ON AARON'S WEB SITE.<br /><br />/////////////////////////////////////////////////<br /><br />Aaron Shepard is the award-winning author of "The Baker's Dozen," "The Sea King's Daughter," "The Monkey King," and many more children's books. His stories have appeared often in Cricket magazine, while his Web site is known internationally as a prime resource for folktales, storytelling, and reader's theater. Once a professional storyteller, Aaron specializes in lively retellings of folktales and other traditional literature, which have won him honors from the American Library Association, the New York Public Library, the Bank Street College of Education, the National Council for the Social Studies, and the American Folklore Society.<br /><br />Wendy Edelson has applied her award-winning skills to a wide range of illustration projects, including picture books, pet portraits, posters, puzzles, and fabric design. Her clients have included Seattle's Woodland Park Zoo, the Seattle Aquarium, the Pacific Northwest Ballet, the U.S. Postal Service, and the American Library Association.<br /><br />/////////////////////////////////////////////////<br /><br />HONORS<br />American Bookseller Pick of the Lists<br />Trumpet Book Club selection<br />Valerie and Walter's Best Books for Children<br /><br />"The good will of legendary Saint Nick resonates in this tale about the origin of the term 'baker's dozen.' . . . Shepard's easy-to-follow retelling has an appropriate Old World flavor." -- Publishers Weekly, Sept. 18, 1995<br /><br />"A particularly nice holiday story accented by paintings full of detail. . . . Well-paced and a good length for groups or individuals, this is right on target for audiences. Edelson's artwork is filled with marvelously-alive characters who almost step from the pages." -- Ilene Cooper, Booklist, Sept. 15, 1995<br /><br />"A lush new version of a traditional tale. . . . Well-chosen words and a nicely-paced text that begs to be told aloud. A treat for the holiday season." -- School Library Journal, Oct. 1995<br /><br />"Aaron Shepard retells a favorite colonial legend with the voice of the storyteller." -- Jan Lieberman, TNT, Fall 1995<br /><br />"A fine tale of generosity for St. Nicholas Day or any day." -- Marilyn McPhie, Storybag, Special Review Issue 1997<br /><br />"A story with a message to be heard during the holidays and all year long." -- Children's Book Review </div>
Trapped in a Video Game (Book 2): The Invisible Invasion
by Dustin Brady

Language

English

Pages

162

Publication Date

April 24, 2018

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<DIV>After <I>Full Blast</I>, Jesse Rigsby and his friend Eric has sworn off video games. But when Jesse is offered the chance to save his friend Mark, of course he says, "Yes." Problem is, Jesse is invisible now, sucked into the world of <I>Go Wild</I> A Pokemon Go-style mobile game. To reach Mark, Jesse's going to have to shake the Bigfoot chasing him through the school library, survive the velociraptor in the bathroom, and battle the ginormous flame-throwing bat in the cafeteria. Can Jesse stay alive long enough to solve the mystery of what happened to Mark?</DIV>
The Complete Cookbook for Young Chefs
by America's Test Kitchen Ki...

Language

English

Pages

208

Publication Date

October 16, 2018

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<p><strong>Want to bake the most-awesome-ever cupcakes? Or surprise your family with breakfast tacos on Sunday morning? Looking for a quick snack after school? Or maybe something special for a sleepover? It's all here. Learn to cook like a pro—it's easier than you think.</strong></p><p>For the first time ever, America's Test Kitchen is bringing their scientific know-how, rigorous testing, and hands-on learning to KIDS in the kitchen! </p><p>Using kid-tested and approved recipes, America's Test Kitchen has created THE cookbook every kid chef needs on their shelf. Whether you're cooking for yourself, your friends, or your family, The Complete Cookbook for Young Chefs has delicious recipes that will wow! </p><ul><li> Recipes were thoroughly tested by more than 750 kids to get them just right for cooks of all skill levels—including recipes for breakfast, snacks and beverages, dinners, desserts, and more.</li><li> Step-by-step photos of tips and techniques will help young chefs feel like pros in their own kitchen</li><li> Testimonials (and even some product reviews!) from kid test cooks who worked alongside America's Test Kitchen will encourage young chefs that they truly are learning the best recipes from the best cooks.</li></ul><p>By empowering young chefs to make their own choices in the kitchen, America's Test Kitchen is building a new generation of confident cooks, engaged eaters, and curious experimenters.<br /></p>
The Westing Game (Puffin Modern Classics)
by Ellen Raskin

Language

English

Pages

204

Publication Date

April 12, 2004

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<b>A Newbery Medal Winner<br /><br />"A supersharp mystery...confoundingly clever, and very funny." —<i>Booklist</i>, starred review</b><p> </p>A bizarre chain of events begins when sixteen unlikely people gather for the reading of Samuel W. Westing’s will. And though no one knows why the eccentric, game-loving millionaire has chosen a virtual stranger—and a possible murderer—to inherit his vast fortune, on things for sure: Sam Westing may be dead…but that won’t stop him from playing one last game!<br /><br /> <b>Winner of the Newbery Medal</b><br /> <b>Winner of the Boston Globe/Horn Book Award</b><br /> <b>An ALA Notable Book</b><br />  <p> </p><b>"Great fun for those who enjoy illusion, word play, or sleight of hand." —<i>The New York Times Book Review</i><br /><br />"A fascinating medley of word games, disguises, multiple aliases, and subterfuges—a demanding but rewarding book." —<i>The Horn Book</i></b>
Difficult Riddles For Smart Kids: 300 Difficult Riddles And Brain...
by M. Prefontaine

Language

English

Pages

78

Publication Date

May 09, 2017

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<h2><b>Brain Teasers for Kids - A Riddles Book for the Whole Family</b></h2><br /><br /><b>“The mind once stretched by a new idea, never returns to its original dimensions.”<br /> Ralph Waldo Emerson </b><br /><br /><b>This kids book is a collection of 300 brain teasing riddles and puzzles. Their purpose is to make children think and stretch their minds. They are designed to test logic, lateral thinking as well as memory and to engage the brain in seeing patterns and connections between different things and circumstances.</b><br /><br /><b>They are laid out in three chapters which get more difficult as you go through the book, in the author’s opinion at least. The answers are at the back of the book if all else fails.</b><br /><br /><b>These are more difficult riddles and are designed to be attempted by children from 10 years onwards, as well as participation from the rest of the family.</b><br /><br /><b>It is a perfect activity book for kids who like problem solving. These activities can be shared with the whole family.</b><br /><br /><b>This book is one of a series of puzzle books for kids. The aim of all of them is to stretch children’s brains through kids riddles and puzzles. They are kids books designed to challenge children to think laterally and more creatively</b><br /> <br />Tags: Riddles and brain teasers, riddles and trick questions, riddles book, riddles book for kids, Kids kids, riddles for kids, riddles for kids aged 9-12, riddles and puzzles, jokes and riddles, jokes book, jokes book for kids, jokes children, jokes for kids, jokes kids
Trapped in a Video Game (Book 3): Robots Revolt
by Dustin Brady

Language

English

Pages

176

Publication Date

September 04, 2018

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<DIV>The robots are here and they're not happy, at all. After accidentally releasing the robot villains from <I>Super Bot World 3</I> into the real world, Jesse Rigsby's got to figure out a way to make everything right before anyone gets hurt. He'd usually rely on his friend Eric to help him with this sort of thing, but he's gone missing. To find Eric, Jesse will have to survive rickety mine carts, sewer piranhas, mysterious men in suits and a 100-foot-tall robot named Goliatron. This is Jesse's most dangerous adventure yet because this time the video game is real. And in the real world, there are no extra lives.</DIV>

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