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Chelsea Clinton introduces tiny feminists mini activists and little kids who are ready to take on the world to thirteen inspirational women who never took no for an answer and who always inevitably and without fail persisted Throughout American history there have always been women who have spoken out for what s right even when they have to fight to be heard In early 2017 Senator Elizabeth Warren s refusal to be silenced in the Senate inspired a spontaneous celebration of women who persevered in the face of adversity In this book Chelsea Clinton celebrates thirteen American women who helped shape our country through their tenacity sometimes through speaking out sometimes by staying seated sometimes by captivating an audience They all certainly persisted She Persisted is for everyone who has ever wanted to speak up but has been told to quiet down for everyone who has ever tried to reach for the stars but was told to sit down and for everyone who has ever been made to feel unworthy or unimportant or small With vivid compelling art by Alexandra Boiger this book shows readers that no matter what obstacles may be in their paths they shouldn t give up on their dreams Persistence is power This book features Harriet Tubman Helen Keller... Clara Lemlich Nellie Bly Maria Tallchief Claudette Colvin Ruby Bridges Margaret Chase Smith Sally Ride Florence Griffith Joyner Oprah Winfrey Sonia Sotomayor--and one special cameo more
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 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
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
For twelve long years the dread fortress of Azkaban held an infamous prisoner named Sirius Black Convicted of killing thirteen people with a single curse he was said to be the heir apparent to the Dark Lord Voldemort Now he has escaped leaving only two clues as to where he might be headed Harry Potter s defeat of You-Know-Who was Black s downfall as well And the Azkaban guards heard Black muttering in his sleep He s at Hogwarts he s at Hogwarts Harry Potter isn t safe not even within the walls of his magical school surrounded by his friends Because on top of it all there may well be a traitor in their midst
The bestselling Giraffes Can t Dance is now a board book Giraffes Can t Dance is a touching tale of Gerald the giraffe who wants nothing more than to dance With crooked knees and thin legs it s harder for a giraffe than you would think Gerald is finally able to dance to his own tune when he gets some encouraging words from an unlikely friend With light-footed rhymes and high-stepping illustrations this tale is gentle inspiration for every child with dreams of greatness
Once there was a tree and she loved a little boy So begins a story of unforgettable perception beautifully written and illustrated by the gifted and versatile Shel Silverstein Every day the boy would come to the tree to eat her apples swing from her branches or down her trunk and the tree was happy But as the boy grew older he began to want more from the tree and the tree gave and gave and gave This is a tender story touched with sadness aglow with consolation Shel Silverstein has created a moving parable for readers of all ages that offers an affecting interpretation of the gift of giving and a serene acceptance of another s capacity to love in return
Getting ready for sleep is tons of fun in this special anniversary edition of a Sandra Boynton classic The sun has set not long ago Now everybody goes belowto take a bath in one big tubwith soap all over SCRUB SCRUB SCRUB This classic bedtime story is just right for winding down the day as a joyful silly group of animals scrub scrub scrub in the tub brush and brush and brush their teeth and finally rock and rock and rock to sleep This anniversary edition has an enlarged trim size and metallic ink on the cover making this Boynton classic even more special
Inside readers will find books treasured by users of the great library at Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Newt Scamander s master work on magical creatures Quidditch Through the Ages a comprehensive history of the game and its rules and The Tales of Beedle the Bard with an introduction and illustrations by J K Rowling and extensive commentary by Albus Dumbledore This boxed set is an essential addition to the collection of any Harry Potter fan and a beautiful gift to cherish From every sale of the Hogwarts Library Scholastic will donate twenty percent of the retail sales price less taxes of this boxed set to two charities selected by the author J K Rowling Lumos a charity founded by J K Rowling which works to end the institutionalization of children wearelumos org and Comic Relief a UK-based charity that strives to create a just world free from poverty www comicrelief com
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