Alice's Wonderland: 1,000-Piece Puzzle
Tumble down the rabbit hole and fall into your own adventures in Wonderland with this richly detailed jigsaw puzzle, a fun way to introduce a classic work to new readers or refresh one’s own familiarity with the book. A poster highlighting characters, settings, facts, and cultural references is included.
Alphabet ABC Go Fish and Cardholders for Little Hands
Based on the classic game, this is a fun way for children to learn and practice the alphabet, both lower- and upper-case letters. And to make playing cards more fun and less frustrating for young players, we’ve included two card holders to help small hands hold the cards.
Baby Lit Little Poets
A set of four endearing board books introduce little ones to the beauty of the words and sound of the poetry of Emily Dickinson, Shakespeare, Robert Frost, and Walt Whitman, and will be appreciated by parents as well as children.
Baby Lit Storybook: Great Expectations
In Great Expectations, preschoolers follow Pip’s story, learning about the value of family and friends, fortune and loss, and love. With colorful artwork and quotes from the original text, Charles Dickens’s classic tale is retold for children ages 3-5.
Baby Lit Storybook: Little Women
In Little Women, preschoolers meet Meg, Jo, Beth, Amy, and Marmee, following the March family as they grow and learn. With colorful artwork and quotes from the original text, Louisa May Alcott’s classic tale is retold for children ages 3-5.
Baby Lit Storybook: Moby Dick
Come sail the ocean blue with Captain Ahab, Ishmael, Queequeg, and the rest of the crew. The search is on for the great white whale, and the captain won’t give up on this voyage until Moby Dick is found. With colorful artwork and quotes from the original text, Herman Melville’s nautical adventure is retold for children in a fun, new way that highlights friendship.
Beatrix Potter All-Occasion Cards
Eight cards (two each of four designs) by British artist Amanda White. Three cards depict Beatrix Potter's home, Hill Top, in various seasons. Other card shows Mrs. Heelis with her Herdwicks.
First published in 1973, a year after the final Apollo mission, when American astronauts were exclusively white and male, Blast Off is the story of a young African American girl with a vision and a mission. Regina Williams wants to be an astronaut.
Books and Ladders Classic Board Game
The Books & Ladders Classic Board Game is a bookish version of the classic Snakes & Ladders, which is often one of the first games introduced to children and appropriate for ages three and up. The game board features a booklover’s shelf, with ladders that take you up and bookmark ribbons (instead of snakes) that take you down.
This STEM kit is an exciting two-part project for a young artist/scientist, age seven and older. Step-by-step instructions show how to construct a working kaleidoscope, which is then used to create an impressive outer space–themed light show. The instructions are illustrated, detailed, straightforward, and easy to follow.
Buttoning & Zipping and Locking & Unlocking Skill Boards
Six wooden characters help little ones build life skills in an engaging way. Three of the animal characters are wearing coats that need to be buttoned, zipped, or snapped, and the other three characters are holding doors that need to be unlocked, unlatched, or unbolted.
Color Magic Bath Book and Bath Shapes
Black and white illustrations of bugs magically turn bright and colorful the minute this bath book touches water. We’ve paired the book with 20 soft, stickable foam shapes of insects that adhere to tub and tile when wet. A mesh storage bag with suction cups is included.
D'Aulaires' Book of Animals
Written and illustrated by Ingri and Edgar Parin d’Aulaire, "D’Aulaires’ Book of Animals" introduces young children to the creatures of every continent. The celebrated husband-and-wife team prepared this exceptionally beautiful volume for their own son Ola, and it is as fresh and enchanting today as it was when it first sprung from their imaginations.
D'Aulaires' Book of Norse Myths
The Caldecott medal-winning d’Aulaires once again captivate their young audience with this beautifully illustrated introduction to Norse legends, telling stories of Odin the All-father, Thor the Thunder-god and the theft of his hammer, Loki the mischievous god of the Jotun Race, and Ragnarokk, the destiny of the gods.
D'Aulaires' Book of Trolls
Trolls of all kinds—mountain trolls, forest trolls, trolls who live underwater and trolls who live under bridges, uncouth, unkempt, unbearable, unforgettable, and invariably unbelievably ugly trolls—fill the pages of "D’Aulaires’ Book of Trolls," the spectacularly illustrated and delightfully entertaining companion volume to the much-acclaimed "D’Aulaires’ Book of Norse Myths."
Day and Night
Day and Night is a classic Duvoisin tale about two unlikely friends with similar interests but impossibly different lives. Day is a dog and Night is an owl. While Day the dog plays and eats and barks, Night the owl sleeps.
Decoder Jigsaw Puzzle with Eyeglasses Masks
This is a delightful 100-piece puzzle for ages 4+ that comes with a fun payoff: once it is completed, the puzzle workers don the special animal masks to discover hidden objects printed on the puzzle that are invisible to the naked eye.
Edward Gorey Dancing Cats: 300-Piece Puzzle
Originally appearing in Edward Gorey’s book “Dancing Cats and Neglected Murderesses,” these felines—knitting, skating, balancing, and juggling—are classic examples of the artist’s quirky narratives that keep his devotees in gleeful anticipation of decorous mayhem.
Flower Press with Craft Projects
Collect plants and flowers to press and dry with the provided press, and then glue the specimens to the cards and illustrations to create stationery and artwork.
Madeline Tea Set
This deluxe Madeline Tea Set is decorated with scenes from the beloved book by Ludwig Bemelmans and includes a tray; teapot; four cups, saucers, plates, spoons, and napkins; and a tablecloth, packaged in a sweet little suitcase for tidy storage.
Magic Wands Kit
This creative kit has all the components to make four wands which can be customized with the included decals, stickers, and ribbons. Quick, easy, and mess-free, the activities are ideal for playdates, school, parties, and rainy days. Make artistic, quality keepsakes that can be used endlessly for imaginative play.
Monster is curious about making friends, finding a home, and exploring his city. This book collects six Monster stories—written by educators Ellen Blance and Ann Cook, who worked with children to write the books—brought to life by Quentin Blake's charming illustrations.
Mind Shapes Developmental Toys
This set of three irresistible developmental toys—a soft ball, cube, and triangle—will take a newborn from birth to toddlerhood, and beyond. These vibrant shapes encourage babies to look, touch, and listen. Each easy-to-grasp shape has a noisemaker and a medley of research-correct graphics and textures.
Natural History Museum: 100-Piece Puzzle
Celebrate the history of life on this planet as well as memorable trips to the natural history museum. With a wealth of closely observed details, this richly illustrated puzzle promises long periods of learning and observation. A poster to help beginners and a sturdy suitcase for tidy storage are included.
Nature Multi-Activity Kit
This kit comes with all the materials and equipment needed to complete five nature-themed crafting activities to make twelve items: two animal masks, one kaleidoscope, two pinwheels, one set of wind chimes, and six nature-themed sticker boards. Whether enjoyed solo or with others, the projects promise hours of creativity and fun.
Need a House? Call Ms. Mouse!
With clever features, like a trapdoor for Mole or a telescope platform for Owl, and the ideal placement, like high in a pine for Squirrel or inside a pear for Caterpillar, Henrietta Mouse’s houses are both practical and beautiful—in short, ingenious!
It’s spring! Warm and green, the great outdoors beckons, especially when you’ve built a fort to play in with your friends. Our Fort is the story of three friends who set out one day to visit their secret fort at the edge of the woods.
Rice Wax Bath Crayons
A wonderful tool for kids to use for drawing and writing in the tub. The crayons float, the paper wrapper on each is made of waterproof paper, and they’re an easy-to-hold but hard-to-drop hexagon shape.
Set: A Family Game
The three families who tried this game had similar experiences. The game quickly turned from competitive to raucously cooperative—players constantly jumping in to identify or object to SETs— not as easy or as obvious as one would think. Most impressive: the youngest players were as successful as the adults.
Solar System Paperweight
Let your thoughts turn heavenwards as you gaze at the colorful solar system paperweight with its galaxies and planets. This glass paperweight combines style and functionality as a beautiful accent piece for any home or office.
Something for Christmas
In Palmer Brown's beloved story of a little mouse’s search for a very special gift for a very special person, nothing seems just right until the little mouse realizes that the best present of all is already at hand. Ages 3-8.