Little children can hear the sounds of more than 70 musical instruments with these delightfully illustrated sound cards. There are four double-sided cards showing groups of instruments from a cello to a didgeridoo and trombone. Slot a card into the frame, then press the picture of an instrument to hear its sound. Series: Listen and Learn A fantastic way for young children to learn to recognize simple words and concepts. Insert the card in the space and press the button… you will then hear all of the words/sounds on that card. Ind. Consultant.
Books by Usborne Books & More author Kirsteen Robson. Ind. Consultant.
Children love to play with sounds and music. Our Usborne musical sound books do not disappoint. Whether children are exploring how to create their own music with our instrument books or exploring sounds that their favorite animals make by pressing buttons or sensory pads, these books are sure to be Ind. Consultant.
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$18.99 Discover the answers to all your weather questions by delving into five amazing weather systems. Use the magic slider to dig deeper and uncover the ways in which weather affects our world. Brimming with fascinating facts, this book is the perfect introduction to rain, thunder and lightning, sunshine, wind, and snow. Ind. Consultant.
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$18.99 Explore five of the world’s habitats and use the magic slider to discover amazing adaptations that animals have made to survive. Uncover weird and wonderful plants and learn about the traditions of people from all over our world. Ind. Consultant.
$5.99 Focus on the many sounds of nature on a mindful rainy day walk. Series: Going OutsideThrough their sweet, gentle tone and soft accessible illustrations, each of these books encourage readers to slow down and take notice of the natural world. Ind. Consultant.
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$24.99 This collection includes the paperback edition of the following titles: Fun with Letters!, Fun with Numbers!, Fun with Shapes!, and Fun with Words! Ind. Consultant.
$15.99 Poor Cinderella is made to cook and clean for her stepsisters. Her wicked stepmother won’t even let her go to the Royal Ball. But then, in a flurry of sparkles, her Fairy Godmother arrives and everything changes... A charmingly illustrated sound book version of the classic fairy tale, sure to appeal to the youngest of readers. Series: Listen & Read Story Books Charmingly illustrated sound book versions of classic fairy tales, sure to appeal to the youngest of readers. Ind. Consultant.
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$15.99 The three little pigs are off to build houses - but a little wolf is watching them... A lively retelling of the much-loved traditional tale, with a gentle ending for young children. A button on each page allows readers to hear the story as they read. Ind. Consultant.
$15.99 Little Red Riding Hood is off to visit Granny… but who is waiting for her? Press the sound buttons to hear a clear, lively reading of the much-loved fairy tale, specially recorded for little children. With simple text and charming illustrations by Bao Luu throughout. Series: Listen & Read Story Books Charmingly illustrated sound book versions of classic fairy tales, sure to appeal to the youngest of readers. Ind. Consultant.
$12.99 When Jamie and his Dad create a bedtime story, a predictable fairy tale soon transforms into an energetic, hilarious story of bears and princes jostling with broccoli-wielding frogs, evil-eyed ninja witches and jewel thief princesses. An action-packed adventure that will inspire parents and children Ind. Consultant.
$15.99 Can anyone catch the Gingerbread Man? Press the sound buttons to hear a clear, lively reading of this much-loved tale.Listen & Read Story BooksCharmingly illustrated sound book versions of classic fairy tales, sure to appeal to the youngest of readers. Ind. Consultant.
$15.99 With flaps to lift and furry and textured patches to explore, young children will love joining Poppy and Sam playing hide-and-seek on the farm. Lift the sturdy flaps to discover Daisy the cow hiding in the barn, Curly the pig in the pigsty, and all the other animal friends - but where are Poppy and Ind. Consultant.
$15.99 Goldilocks causes trouble wherever she goes, so when she finds an empty cottage in the woods, more mischief begins, but the owners of the house are about to return... A charmingly illustrated sound book version of the classic fairy tale, sure to appeal to the youngest of readers. Listen & Read Story Books Charmingly illustrated sound book versions of classic fairy tales, sure to appeal to the youngest of readers. Ind. Consultant.
May 01, 2022 - April was a much slower reading month for me, but I did somehow manage to read/listen to 10 books! I also took part in a Book of the Month Backlist challenge to try to clear some of my TBR and bookshelf of books from my subscription! 8 of my 10 reads were from BOTM! Ind. Consultant.
Teenaged Chloe Yan has had to leave behind her beloved Montreal to move to East Hastings, Ontario where her new stepfather, Louis Levesque, has just become the chief of police. Chloe couldn’t believe a teacher would accuse her of cheating. When she finds herself under suspicion for vandalism too, she realizes she’s being framed. As Chloe tries to figure out why she’s being set up, she uncovers a trail of blood...and a far more sinister plot. Ind. Consultant.
Books by Usborne Books & More author Lesley Sims. Ind. Consultant.
$19.99 Created in consultation with a language expert, the stories have been especially written to help your child learn to read. The stories not only take into account recent research on the most effective ways of teaching reading, but are also great fun.There's also a listen-along CD that brings the stories to life through charming readings.This exciting edition contains twelve titles from the popular Phonics Readers series. Included titles: Fat Cat on a MatTed in a Red BedBig Pig on a DigHen's PensFox on a BoxFrog on a LogTed's ShedSam Sheep Can't SleepShark in the ParkToad Makes a RoadGoose on the LooseMouse Moves House Series: Phonics Readers Story BooksCollections of funny stories from your favorite Phonics Readers, each told with rhythmic text and phonic repetition. Ind. Consultant.
$12.99 Little children will love the irresistible fluffy lamb puppet in this delightful novelty book. The little lamb is lost, and Poppy and Sam follow it around Apple Tree Farm as it tries to find its way back to Woolly she Sheep. There are lots of fun details to talk about in the busy illustrations, and of course there's a little yellow duck to spot on every page. Ind. Consultant.
$12.99 In this irresistible puppet book, Poppy and Sam spot a rabbit and follow it around Apple Tree Farm. Each page has a different action for you to do with the rabbit, from sneezing in the flowers to snuggling up with the other bunnies at the end. Ind. Consultant.
$12.99 Join Poppy and Sam as they follow their new kitten around Apple Tree Farm in this adorable finger puppet book. Push your finger through the hole to bring the kitten to life as it meets the different farm animals before curling up in its basket at the end. The charming illustrations are full of fun details to spot and talk about - including, of course, the little yellow duck to spot on every page. Ind. Consultant.
Feb 01, 2022 - Another great start to a fabulous reading year!! This year, I set a goal to read 100 books. I know, I know, I read over double that in 2021, but this year, I don't want to be under pressure to finish as many as last year and I don't want to be wary of the thicker reads! I hope to embrace some much longer reads this year! Wish me luck!! But back to January....We road tripped a lot in January and I was the primary driver, so I got a TON of time to listen to audiobooks. Ind. Consultant.
$14.99 Meet monsters, ogres, and giants - plus a very grumpy troll - from all over the world. Ten entertaining stories include a female Jack climbing the beanstalk, a lonely ogre, and a brave little tailor whose adventure begins with some annoying flies and a pot of jam. Series: Illustrated StoriesBeautifully illustrated collections of classics and original tales. Ind. Consultant.
$8.99 Help the busy vet as she listens to Buster's heart, gives Carla her medicine, and X-rays Bella's leg. Ind. Consultant.
$14.99 How much TRASH do we make each year? How can we RECYCLE it? And how can we make LESS trash in the first place? A thought-provoking overview of what happens to our waste with lots of tips on how to reduce, reuse, and recycle. Series: Lift-the-Flap Questions and Answers Books These delightful books explore all kinds of questions that young children ask. Lift the flaps to discover who, what, when, where, how, which, and why. Ind. Consultant.
$4.99 How do caterpillars turn into butterflies? What do butterflies eat? What is a moth? In this book you’ll find the answers and lots more about these fascinating insects. Caterpillars and Butterflies is part of an exciting series of books for children who are beginning to read on their own. The easy-t Ind. Consultant.
$12.99 See how people in other countries used to travel, take care of illness, listen to music and much more. Take a fun look at the lives of people now and then, through lovely, retro-style illustrations of relatable, accessible situations. Covering many different topics, it’s an easy way in to history, h Ind. Consultant.
Jul 13, 2022 - June was a fantastic reading month and I wrapped up with a whopping 16 reads between the physical books I read and the audiobooks that I listened to! Ind. Consultant.
$9.99 Lenny and Wilbur the dog are the best of friends. They do everything together! Lenny makes sure that Wilbur has enough to eat and drink, he also brushes Wilbur’s golden fur. Wilbur just makes Lenny giggle and laugh! Series: Lenny Diverse and inclusive everyday stories with bright and bold illustrat Ind. Consultant.
$12.99 How do people in other countries shop for groceries, go to school or work, or go on vacation? See the ways our lives are different and what we all have in common with this entertaining and informative look at the lives and cultures of people all over the world. Ind. Consultant.
$4.99 How do horses live in the wild? What kind of pony lives near the North Pole? Why do horses wear shoes? In this book you’ll find the answers and learn lots more fascinating things about horses and ponies. Series: Beginners How many eyes do spiders have? What do fire fighters wear? What kind of truck can transport the space shuttle? Find the answers to these questions and lots more in these exciting books for children who are learning to read on their own. Ind. Consultant.
Apr 10, 2021 - A complete list of the top 100 best Kane Miller and Usborne Books to buy as gifts for the special kids in your life. Ind. Consultant.
$19.99 This soothing music book has five classical tunes to hear by pressing the buttons on the pages. Little children can curl up for a peaceful moment as they listen to the music and lose themselves in the charming illustrations, as each page shows a different group of baby animals who are entranced by the tunes. Five carefully chosen pieces of music including works by Schubert, Haydn and Faur̩. Each piece of music is mentioned so that you can listen further.Series: Press-a-Sound BooksPress the button on each page to hear wonderful sounds and noises. The beautiful illustrations complement these beautiful first picture books for young children with fully embedded sounds. Ind. Consultant.
$9.99 This set includes 144 challenges (12 cards with 12 challenges per card) beginning with MONEY CONCEPTS, COUNTING MONEY, MATCHING COINS to their VALUE, MAKING CHANGE for amounts up to $1.00, SIMPLE FRACTIONS, and MULTIPLICATION and DIVISION with 2, 3, 4, & 5 using the concept of SKIP COUNTING. This product meets the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) standards. Each card is SELF-CORRECTING. These cards develop Numeration skills. Card 1 -- Count money up to $1.00. Card 2 -- Match equivalent money amounts. Card 3 -- Make change. Card 4 -- Identify a fractional part of a whole. Card 5 -- Identify a fractional part of a group. Card 6 -- Count by 2 and by 5. Card 7 -- Multiplication as repeated addition (2s and 5s). Card 8 -- Count by 3 and by 4. Card 9 -- Multiplication as repeated addition (3s and 4s). Card 10 -- Multiplication 2s, 3s, 4s, 5s. Card 11 -- Division as making equal groups (2s and 5s). Card 12 -- Division as making equal groups. To be used in conjunction with the "Learning Palette Base", part number LP-B100. Ind. Consultant.
Jun 01, 2022 - While it was a busy month, I was able to knock out 8 reads/listens in the month of May! I attribute some of this to how busy the month was and I also feel like I've been in a bit of a reading slump. Ind. Consultant.
$19.99 Press the pages to listen to special arrangements from Saint-Saens’s Carnival of the Animals in this stunning book. Little children will love looking at the beautifully illustrated scenes, from royal lions marching on an African plain to elephants plodding through the forest and swans gliding down a stream. A wonderful way for children to discover this famous piece of music. With a QR code link to listen to all the music online. Series: Press-a-Sound Books Press the button on each page to hear wonderful sounds and noises. The beautiful illustrations complement these beautiful first picture books for young children with fully embedded sounds. Ind. Consultant.
$5.99 This time it's Bill who needs to come up with a plan to rescue Uncle Shawn, but all he has to help him are four bickering llamas, one pirate boy and one invisible girl. What could possibly go wrong?Series: Uncle Shawn and BillUnforgettable heroes best mean, nasty villains! Ind. Consultant.
$14.99 A hilarious adventure with comical illustrations that will have audiences bursting with laughter! A badger kidnapped by two nasty sisters to fight a boxing match against three even nastier dogs, four depressed llamas about to become llama pies, and Uncle Shawn with a rescue plan?Series: Uncle Shawn and BillUnforgettable heroes best mean, nasty villains! Ind. Consultant.
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$4.99 The story of a crafty fox, a foolish crow, and a mouth-watering chunk of cheese. This lively retelling of a classic fable by Aesop has been specially written for little children and comes with online audio to listen to the story. Ind. Consultant.
$8.99 Readers will make up their own funny stories and create original occupations as they flip through the split pages and muddle things up!Series: Muddle and MatchMake up your own funny stories of adventure and imagination, and create crazy characters as you flip through the split pages and muddle thing Ind. Consultant.
$8.99 Readers will make up their own funny stories and create awesome athletes as they flip through the split pages and muddle things up!Series: Muddle and MatchMake up your own funny stories of adventure and imagination, and create crazy characters as you flip through the split pages and muddle things up Ind. Consultant.
$8.99 Superheroes have never been so super! Readers will make up their own funny stories and create original characters as they flip through the split pages and muddle things up!Series: Muddle and MatchMake up your own funny stories of adventure and imagination, and create crazy characters as you flip thr Ind. Consultant.
$9.99 What's happening on the farm today? Find out by lifting all the flaps in this delightful board book. There are lots of things to spot and a few hidden surprises along the way.Series: Lift and Look Board BooksLift the flaps to find out what's going on at construction sites, under the sea, on the stea Ind. Consultant.
$19.99 There are twinkly lights and sparkly sounds to discover when you press each button inside this enchanting novelty book. Join Ada the mermaid as she goes on a journey to discover the twinkliest thing in the ocean, meeting narwhals, sea dragons, and shining pearls along the way. Ind. Consultant.
$8.99 Make up your own funny stories of adventure and create crazy characters as you flip through the split pages and muddle things up.Series: Muddle and MatchMake up your own funny stories of adventure and imagination, and create crazy characters as you flip through the split pages and muddle things up. Ind. Consultant.
$8.99 Imagine your own funny stories and create crazy characters as you flip through the split pages and muddle things up!Series: Muddle and MatchMake up your own funny stories of adventure and imagination, and create crazy characters as you flip through the split pages and muddle things up. Ind. Consultant.
$9.99 Lift the flap in this delightful board book to discover the exciting world of dinosaurs. There are lots of things to spot and few hidden surprises along the way.Series: Lift and Look Board BooksLift the flaps to find out what's going on at construction sites, under the sea, on the steam train, and m Ind. Consultant.
$7.99 Find the silly monsters hiding here and learn to count as you go with a fun game of hide and seek! Ind. Consultant.
$12.99 Striking, supportive text and humorous illustrations bring these lovable characters, and this important look at navigating the world, to life. The story will strike a chord with children on the spectrum, as well as anyone who sees the world in a “different” way. Ind. Consultant.
$12.99 Alfie and Bet are off on a quest to discover the letter they like the best … but they just can’t seem to agree!With colorful characters, pop-ups on every page, a repeating panel with both upper and lowercase letters throughout and tons of alliterative enthusiasm, Maddie Frost’s Alfie and Bet's ABC i Ind. Consultant.
$9.99 Little children will love peeking through the holes in the pages as they help Poppy and Sam celebrate Christmas in this charming book. Series: Little Peek-Through BooksA little animal is hiding in the book; can you find it? Die-cut shapes give glimpses of things that turn out to be something altogether different when you turn the page: for example an elephant's trunk turns out to be a snake. Children will love the surprise element of turning the pages until, finally at the last page, the hiding animal is revealed! Ind. Consultant.
Sep 10, 2019 - The Screen DebateYou may not be surprised to hear that there is a lot of buzz and debate around screen time for kids. Screen time can be, but is not limited to television, YouTube, video games, apps on handheld devices, scrolling social media, snapchat, etc. With it being National Screen-Free week, I thought I’d share my stance on screen time for children and while I don’t claim to be any sort of expert, I’d like to share my personal anecdotes with you! So here is my personal opinion on the matter... Ind. Consultant.
$19.99 When little children press each button in this unique novelty book, the enchanting scenes are brought to life with twinkling lights and beautiful sounds. Join Rosie the little unicorn and her friends, the fairies, elves, and dragons, as she searches for lots of sparkling things in this magical story. Series: Lights and SoundsSee the charming lights and sounds illuminate and fascinate your little ones as each story unfolds! Ind. Consultant.
$12.99 Join Dotty and Dash as they race through the pages, discovering numbers galore in this colorful pop-up extravaganza! Ind. Consultant.