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Dr Seuss s wonderfully wise Oh the Places You ll Go is the perfect send-off for grads from nursery school high school college and beyond From soaring to high heights and seeing great sights to being left in a Lurch on a prickle-ly perch Dr Seuss addresses life s ups and downs with his trademark humorous verse and illustrations while encouraging readers to find the success that lies within In a starred review Booklist notes Seuss s message is simple but never sappy life may be a Great Balancing Act but through it all There s fun to be done A perennial favorite and a perfect gift for anyone starting a new phase in their life
The Eighth Story Nineteen Years Later Based on an original new story by J K Rowling Jack Thorne and John Tiffany a new play by Jack Thorne Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the eighth story in the Harry Potter series and the first official Harry Potter story to be presented on stage The play will receive its world premiere in London s West End on July 30 2016 It was always difficult being Harry Potter and it isn t much easier now that he is an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic a husband and father of three school-age children While Harry grapples with a past that refuses to stay where it belongs his youngest son Albus must struggle with the weight of a family legacy he never wanted As past and present fuse ominously both father and son learn the uncomfortable truth sometimes darkness comes from unexpected places
How do you punish an immortal By making him human After angering his father Zeus the god Apollo is cast down from Olympus Weak and disoriented he lands in New York City as a regular teenage boy Now without his godly powers the four-thousand-year-old deity must learn to survive in the modern world until he can somehow find a way to regain Zeus s favor But Apollo has many enemies-gods monsters and mortals who would love to see the former Olympian permanently destroyed Apollo needs help and he can think of only one place to go an enclave of modern demigods known as Camp Half-Blood
Now for the first time ever J K Rowling s seven bestselling Harry Potter books are available in a stunning paperback boxed set The Harry Potter series has been hailed as one for the ages by Stephen King and a spellbinding saga by USA Today And most recently The New York Times called Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows the fastest selling book in history This is the ultimate Harry Potter collection for Harry Potter fans of all ages
Your little one will soon learn some essential first words and pictures with this bright board book There are 100 color photographs to look at and talk about and 100 simple first words to read and learn too The pages are made from tough board for hours of fun reading and the cover is softly padded for little hands to hold
The New York Times bestseller that celebrates the dreams acceptance and love that parents have for their children now and forever From brave and bold to creative and clever Emily Winfield Martin s rhythmic rhyme expresses all the loving things that parents think of when they look at their children With beautiful and sometimes humorous illustrations and a clever gatefold with kids in costumes this is a book grown-ups will love reading over and over to kids both young and old A great gift for any occasion but a special stand-out for baby showers birthdays and graduation The Wonderful Things You Will Be has a loving and truthful message that will endure for lifetimes
To help commemorate the one hundredth anniversary of the National Park Service 1 New York Times bestselling authors former First Lady Laura Bush and her daughter Jenna Bush Hager have created an exuberant picture book tribute to our national parks and the importance and fun of connecting with nature Our Great Big Backyard follows Jane whose plans of spending the summer playing video games with her friends are dashed when her parents announce that her family is going on a road trip to national parks around the country Yet somewhere between the Everglades and Big Bend National Park things begin to change Jane starts paying attention to the magnificent sights and spends less time looking at her screen The stunning views open up her imagination as she and her brother see everything that nature has to offer And the more Jane discovers the more she realizes how much there is to love about the outdoors whether she s in a national park across the country or right in her own backyard
For the first time J K Rowling s beloved Harry Potter books will be presented in lavishly illustrated full-color editions Kate Greenaway-award-winning artist Jim Kay has created over 100 stunning illustrations making this deluxe format a perfect gift as much for a child being introduced to the series as for the dedicated fan Harry Potter has never been the star of a Quidditch team scoring points while riding a broom far above the ground He knows no spells has never helped to hatch a dragon and has never worn a cloak of invisibility All he knows is a miserable life with the Dursleys his horrible aunt and uncle and their abominable son Dudley -- a great big swollen spoiled bully Harry s room is a tiny closet at the foot of the stairs and he hasn t had a birthday party in eleven years But all that is about to change when a mysterious letter arrives by owl messenger a letter with an invitation to an incredible place that Harry -- and anyone who reads about him -- will find unforgettable
THE all-time classic picture book from generation to generation sold somewhere in the world every 30 seconds Have you shared it with a child or grandchild in your life The very hungry caterpillar literally eats his way through the pages of the book and right into your child s heart Mother s Manual Gorgeously illustrated brilliantly innovative The New York Times Book Review
Gerald is careful Piggie is not Piggie cannot help smiling Gerald can Gerald worries so that Piggie does not have to Gerald and Piggie are best friends In The Thank You Book Piggie wants to thank EVERYONE But Gerald is worried Piggie will forget someone someone important
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