"Barbara Reid reimagines everyone's favorite Christmas poem in her own extraordinary style, featuring a lively cast of young creatures anticipating the most exciting night of the year! The classic poem is brought to life by her signature Plasticine illustrations, full of humor and astonishing detail, making this a Christmas treasure to read year after year"--
Children are encouraged to read by librarian lions Theo and Cleo as a combination of games, music, animation, and live-action bring stories to life. "To the ship, to the ship:" Lionel and Walter the pigeon think all pirates were men, so they won't let Leona and Clay join their pirate game. "The hopping hen:" Everyone in the library goes crazy when Lionel puts up the new rules. "Be bop:" When cool, jazzy shoes come out of a book and dances all over...
"Going to the bathroom by yourself is a big part of growing up in 'When you've got to go, ' and sometimes practice is the key to doing new things well in 'If at first you don't succeed.' Finally, nighttime is the right time to look back at all you've accomplished and 'Call it a day, ' in these stories of independence and success"--Container.
"Farmer Ken's puzzle:" Lionel won't let Leona play a computer game for ages seven and up because she's four and under. "The fox and the crow:" Walter and Clay Pidgeon want a book banned from the library. "Giants and cubs:" Leona thinks that Giants are coming to the library to clobber lion cubs.
Have you ever heard of an Elmosaurus or about a Telly Rex? Join Sesame Street's curious red monster as he explores dinosaurs. What did dinosaurs eat and how did they move? What did they look like and what would happen if Elmo, Telly and Abby became dinosaurs? Features Dorothy, Mr. Noodle, new songs, and a dinosaur on Sesame Street.
The lovable residents of Kikoriki Island are thrown into big adventure when their local scientist invents an amazing device that is meant to allow people to trade abilities, but actually swaps their personalities! When spineless young Wally tries to use the device to cure his cowardice, he ends up accidentally swapping bodies with a caterpillar! Now he's got more to fear than he ever dreamed, and so do his fellow villagers, as they're dragged into...