A Halloween board book featuring Thing One and Thing Two from Dr. Seuss´s The Cat in the Hat!Written in super-simple rhyme, little boys and ghouls will giggle with glee at this ever-so-slightly spooky board book starring Things One and Two dressing up in classic Halloween costumes--including ghosts, bats, skeletons, black cats, and pumpkins! It´s a sweet Halloween treat and a great way to introduce babies and toddlers to the world of Dr. Seuss!THEODOR SEUSS GEISEL--aka Dr. Seuss--is one of the most beloved children´s book authors of all time. From The Cat in the Hat to Oh, the Places You´ll Go!, his iconic characters, stories, and art style have been a lasting influence on generations of children and adults. The books he wrote and illustrated under the name Dr. Seuss (and others that he wrote but did not illustrate, including some under the pseudonyms Theo. LeSieg and Rosetta Stone) have been translated into thirty languages. Hundreds of millions of copies have found their way into homes and hearts around the world. Dr. Seuss´s long list of awards includes Caldecott Honors for McElligot´s Pool, If I Ran the Zoo, and Bartholomew and the Oobleck, the Pulitzer Prize, and eight honorary doctorates. Works based on his original stories have won three Oscars, three Emmys, three Grammys, and a Peabody. To learn more about Dr. Seuss´s life and books--and for fun games and activities--visit Seussville.com!
A board book based on Green Eggs and Ham! for Dr. Seuss´s youngest fans!In this sweet, sturdy board book, Sam-I-Am shares the story of how he persuades his friend to try green eggs and ham. (What´s Sam´s secret? He never stops trying, of course!) Written in rhymed verse, this funny board book is an ideal introduction to the story for toddlers and preschoolers too young for the classic Beginner Book. Now everyone in the family--even pre-readers--can share in the fun and learn a valuable life lesson about trying new things!Tish Rabe is a bestselling author of more than 160 books for children-including 18 books in the Cat in the Hat´s Learning Library series. She is dedicated to early-childhood literacy and sits on the advisory board of Reach Out and Read Connecticut. Tish is a proud mom, stepmom, and grandma. She divides her time between New York City and Connecticut. Visit her on the web at tishrabe.com.Tom Brannon is a popular illustrator who has worked on many different book series, including Sesame Street, Muppet Babies, and Playhouse Disney.
Including an introduction from writer and feminist activist Scarlett Curtis, curator of Sunday Times Bestseller Feminists Don´t Wear Pink.Meet the March Sisters:˙ Meg is the eldest and on the brink of love.˙ Then there´s tomboy Jo who longs to be a writer.˙ Sweet-natured Beth always puts others first˙ Finally there´s Amy, the youngest and most precocious.Even though money is short, times are tough and their father is away at war, their infectious sense of fun sweeps everyone up in their adventures - including Laurie, the boy next door.And through sisterly squabbles and tragic losses, the sisters discover that growing up is sometimes very hard to do.The Sisterhood collection celebrates the best-loved classics, written by some of the best female authors in history for International Women´s Day. Read the rest of the collection:The Railway ChildrenHeidiPride and PrejudiceA Little PrincessAnne of the Green GablesAlcott, Louisa MayLouisa May Alcott (1832-88) was brought up in Pennsylvania, USA. She turned to writing in order to supplement the family income and had many short stories published in magazines and newspapers. Then, in 1862, during the height of the American Civil War, Louisa went to Georgetown to work as a nurse, but she contracted typhoid. Out of her experiences she wrote Hospital Sketches (1864) which won wide acclaim, followed by an adult novel, Moods.She was reluctant to write a children´s book but then realized that in herself and her three sisters she had the perfect models. The result was Little Women (1868) which became the earliest American children´s novel to become a classic