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Children Board Books

123 Chicago

123 Chicago

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Kids will learn to count from one to 10 with some of Chicago's most beloved symbols--the Sears Tower, the el train, Navy Pier fireworks, Chicago-style hot dogs, and deep dish pizza--in this board book. The end of the book includes a complete location list, in both English and Spanish, to help parents locate the symbols and landmarks and plan an entertaining trip to Chicago - or a fun day for the local families.

Kids will enjoy reading 123 Chicago over and over again while getting to practice essential number skills.

1234 Cake A Count-and-Bake Book

1234 Cake A Count-and-Bake Book

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Counting to ten and learning to bake is a piece of cake with this cake-themed counting book that features a kid-friendly recipe!

Practicing our numbers, starting with one, makes baking a cake even more fun!

Little bakers everywhere will love counting all the ingredients and steps that go into baking a cake, and then joining adults in the kitchen to practice measuring, mixing, decorating, and tasting! Featuring catchy, rhyming text, irresistible art, and a kid-friendly cake and icing recipe, this sturdy board book is perfect for story time and snack time.

Hungry for more? Check out all the books in the Little Bakers series:

  • Cookie Truck: A Sugar Cookie Shapes Book
  • B Is for Brownies: An ABC Baking Book--coming in January 2022!
  • 123s of Thankfulness

    123s of Thankfulness

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    Whether we're together or apart, there's plenty to be thankful for this Thanksgiving! Learning the importance of thankfulness is as easy as 1-2-3 with this sweet board book that fosters social emotional development.

    One little thank you can go a long, long way.
    Two strong arms to hug somebody tight.
    Three cheers for friends and everything they do.

    Learn your 123s while discovering the value of celebrating gratitude with this irresistibly illustrated board book that's perfect for Thanksgiving and all year round!

    Learn to love and love to learn! Complete the series with ABCs of Kindness and Happiness is a Rainbow!

    13 Architects Children Should Know

    13 Architects Children Should Know

    $14.95
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    This lively and engaging volume in Prestel's successful Children Should Know series opens a door into the fascinating world of architecture. Buildings of every shape and size, and from all corners of the world, populate this colorful and beautifully produced book that introduces children to history's most iconic architectural feats and the people behind them. In lively illustrated spreads, young readers will learn how Christopher Wren reconstructed an 11th-century cathedral after London's great fire of 1666 to become the St Paul's Cathedral that we know today, and how its dome survived the Blitz. They will find out how Thomas Jefferson, in building his plantation, Monticello, created a new architecture for a new nation. They will be introduced to the genius of Frank Lloyd Wright, Le Corbusier, Mies van der Rohe, and Zaha Hadid and can examine in detail the wonders of the Eiffel Tower, the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain, and Rome's most beautiful museum. The book proceeds chronologically, accompanied by a timeline to offer helpful historical context. Each architect's entry includes a concise biography, illustrations of major works, and lively texts that speak directly to young readers. Additional information about the buildings pictured, suggestions for further reading, and online resources will satisfy the most curious minds.
    20 First Words in 20 Languages

    20 First Words in 20 Languages

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    Turn the wheel to translate twenty first words into twenty different languages in this groundbreaking interactive board book, 20 FIRST WORDS IN 20 LANGUAGES.

    Enjoy the magic of a board book that translates into twenty different languages. Wheels on each page turn easy-to-read and easy-to-say words and phrases such as hello, thank you, dog, and cat into languages such as Spanish, Italian, and Mandarin. Your toddler will adore learning new words and phrases from around the world. Eye-catching photographs throughout the book will prompt sight word learning and language development.

    Use the mechanism to translate into English, Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, French, Tagalog, Vietnamese, Korean, German, Arabic, Russian, Italian, Portuguese, Hindi, Hebrew, Japanese, Urdu, Persian, Dutch, or Greek.

    3 2 1 Awesome

    3 2 1 Awesome

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    Instagram superstar and New York Times bestselling author of Juno Valentine and the Magical Shoes Eva Chen shines a spotlight on 20 amazing women--including Megan Rapinoe, Sonia Sotomayor, Shirley Chisholm, Greta Thunberg and more!--in 3 2 1 Awesome! a sassy and fun counting board book, perfect for the youngest of budding feminists.

    Why stick to counting on fingers and toes when you can count:

    3 straight sets for Billie Jean King's historic win...

    2 groundbreaking suffragettes named Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton...

    1 singular, sensational YOU!

    With Derek Desierto's bold and vibrant art, Eva fans and readers of all ages will be transported through herstory.

    3 Peas in a Pod

    3 Peas in a Pod

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    From New York Times bestselling author and illustrator Keith Baker comes a delightful board book collection featuring your favorite green peas!

    Roll through the ABCs, bounce from 1 to 100, and celebrate the colors of the rainbow with everyone's favorite little green peas in this delightful board book collection. These classic board books are perfect for sweet peas and parents to share.

    This adorable collection includes:
    LMNO Peas
    1-2-3 Peas
    Little Green Peas

    3-2-1 Circus

    3-2-1 Circus

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    A kid-friendly concept book about counting

    What could be more irresistible than puppies? Puppies at the circus! William Wegman combines his signature Weimaraner photographs with colorful drawings to create a carnival of cute pups. Of course, counting by puppy clowns, acrobats, and trapeze artists makes learning numbers in 3...2...1...Circus! a whole lot more exciting.

    Read this board book alongside William Wegman's Early Rider for an entertaining and educational puppy pairing.

    5 Big and Busy Trucks Scholastic Early Learners

    5 Big and Busy Trucks Scholastic Early Learners

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    Scholastic Early Learners: Count backwards from five as you follow five big and busy trucks riding through town. Featuring five silicone touches die cut through the cover, this book is just right for vehicle loving toddlers.

    Five big and busy trucks are driving through the town! Can you guys where each of them work? This interactive novelty title includes a singsong text and five silicone touches that encourage readers to interact with each different truck. With an emphasis on counting and numbers, this novelty title is sure to be a hit with young readers.Scholastic Early Learners: Interactive books for hands-on learning. Perfect for babies, toddlers, preschoolers, kindergartners, and first graders, too!
    8 9 10

    8 9 10

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    In this book some animals are the odd ones out: they look different or do something different from the rest. Can you help find them?

    A playful interactive book about counting for toddler ages 30 months and up, with a focus on the child's language development.

    8 Little Planets

    8 Little Planets

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    A delightfully fun, fact-filled planetary tale from the creator of the Baby University series!

    Travel around the solar system and celebrate what makes each planet unique! From Neptune to Mercury and all the planets in between, each one is different and each one is happy to be what they are.

    Old slow Neptune looks a bit behind.
    Orbiting the Sun takes an awful long time.
    But the 8th little planet doesn't need to worry.
    It spins on its axis in a really big hurry!

    Vibrant, joyful art, playful verse, and a fun die-cut shape are sure to have astronomers of all ages celebrating their own uniqueness while they party with the planets.

    A is for Activist

    A is for Activist

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    One of NPR's Top 100 Book for Young Readers

    "Reading it is almost like reading Howard Zinn's A People's History of the United States, but for two-year olds--full of pictures and rhymes and a little cat to find on every page that will delight the curious toddler and parents alike."--Occupy Wall Street

    A is for Activist is an ABC board book written and illustrated for the next generation of progressives: families who want their kids to grow up in a space that is unapologetic about activism, environmental justice, civil rights, LGBTQ rights, and everything else that activists believe in and fight for.

    The alliteration, rhyming, and vibrant illustrations make the book exciting for children, while the issues it brings up resonate with their parents' values of community, equality, and justice. This engaging little book carries huge messages as it inspires hope for the future, and calls children to action while teaching them a love for books.

    A is for Animal

    A is for Animal

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    A fourth title in the highly successful ABC Books range, A is for Animal joins B is for Bear, F is for Farm and Z is for Zoo. The pages feature photographs of the cutest baby animals, complemented by simple rhyming text for adults to share with babies and toddlers. To stimulate young children's senses, each spread has either a touch-and-feel texture or an interactive card novelty, encouraging tactile exploration and helping to develop hand-eye coordination.
    A is for Apple

    A is for Apple

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    This innovative, interactive trace-and-flip book introduces children to the alphabet and first words. Features letter tracks to trace with a finger to learn letter formation, as well as flaps to lift, and bright, bold illustrations.

    This unique, innovative trace-and-flip book offers an engaging new way for children to discover letters and first words! Young readers can trace each capital letter by following the tracks with a finger to learn the shape of the letter. A colorful lift-the-flap on every sturdy board page highlights a first word that begins with the featured letter. To reinforce learning, caregivers are encouraged to help children trace each letter as they say its name and make its sound; point to each picture while reading the words; and practice hand-eye coordination as they lift the flap on each page.

    A Is for Awesome

    A Is for Awesome

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    Why stick with plain old A, B, C when you can have Amelia (Earhart), Malala, Tina (Turner), Ruth (Bader Ginsburg), all the way to eXtraordinary You--and the Zillion of adventures you will go on?

    Instagram superstar Eva Chen, author of Juno Valentine and the Magical Shoes, is back with an alphabet board book depicting feminist icons in A Is for Awesome: 23 Iconic Women Who Changed the World, featuring spirited illustrations by Derek Desierto.

    A Sembrar Sopa de Verduras/Growing Vegetable Soup:Bilingual

    A Sembrar Sopa de Verduras/Growing Vegetable Soup:Bilingual

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    Dad says we are going to grow vegetable soup. So begins Lois Ehlert's bright, bold picture book about vegetable gardening for the very young. The necessary tools are pictured and labeled, as are the seeds (green bean, pea, corn, zucchini squash, and carrot). Then the real gardening happens . . . planting, weeding, harvesting, washing, chopping, and cooking! In the end? It was the best soup ever. Ehlert's simple, colorful cut-paper-style illustrations are child-friendly, as is the big black type. A recipe for vegetable soup tops it all off!

    A+ for Big Ben

    A+ for Big Ben

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    His sister is a big kid in grade five. His brother is a big kid in grade three. Ben is a little kid in preschool. He can't swim; he can't use chopsticks; he can't even see out of the car window. If only he could bring home a real report card like the older kids do, then Ben would be happy. But there are no report cards in preschool. Sometimes older siblings remember what it was like to be little, however, and Ben's brother and sister are about to present Ben with his very own report card, grading him on all the activities that little brothers do best. Award-winning author and illustrator Sarah Ellis and Kim La Fave team up to produce a book that is a triumph for little siblings everywhere. The engaging text, lively illustrations, and board book format are perfect for eager readers with little hands, big hearts, and bigger dreams.
    Abby (Sesame Street Friends)

    Abby (Sesame Street Friends)

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    Meet one of your favorite Sesame Street friends in this adorable photographic board book!

    Say hello and learn all about Abby Cadabby in a Sesame Street board book illustrated with bold, bright photographs. As babies and toddlers pore over the many colorful, sturdy pages, they will delight in seeing Abby Cadabby--the little fairy-in-training--try her magical spells, play with her favorite frog-prince doll, have fun with friends, and much more!