Children - Arts & Recreation Books

Engineer Academy: Marble Run Cover Image
By Rob Colson, Eric Smith (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781684129874
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Published: Silver Dolphin Books - July 7th, 2020

Build a nearly two-foot tall marble run, and learn all about the scientific principles behind your creation with this interactive science book and kit.

This is no ordinary maker kit. It contains everything kids need to build a nearly two-foot high working marble run, complete with wheels, ramps, stops, and drops—two marbles included.

The Anti-Boredom Book of Brilliant Outdoor Things to Do: Games, Crafts, Puzzles, Jokes, Riddles, and Trivia for Hours of Fun (Anti-Boredom Books) Cover Image
By Andy Seed, Scott Garrett (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781510754836
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Published: Sky Pony - June 2nd, 2020

Have fun and stay busy outside with loads of games, quizzes, challenges, and activities.

Even though real life is filled with plenty of action, sometimes you find yourself sitting around the house bugging your parents, re-watching old television shows, or with a couple hours with nothing planned.

Create Your Own Secret Language: Invent Codes, Ciphers, Hidden Messages, and More Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250222329
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Published: Odd Dot - June 30th, 2020

Protect your diary from snooping siblings. Share your secrets with a BFF. Guard your texts from unwanted eyes. Create the lingua franca for your own fantastical secret world! Expert language creator David J. Peterson (inventor of languages for Game of Thrones, the Marvel Universe, and more) guides you as you create your own secret languages, codes, ciphers, and hidden messages.

The Laura Ingalls Wilder Companion: A Chapter-by-Chapter Guide Cover Image
ISBN: 9781641601665
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Published: Chicago Review Press - August 4th, 2020

Eager young readers can now discover and experience Laura Ingalls Wilder’s books like never before. Author Annette Whipple encourages children to engage in pioneer activities while thinking deeper about the Ingalls and Wilder families as portrayed in the nine Little House books.

Let's Play Outdoors!: Exploring Nature for Children Cover Image
By Carla McRae (Illustrator), Catherine Ard, Gestalten (Editor)
ISBN: 9783899558432
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Published: Little Gestalten - July 14th, 2020

A book that encourages children to go and play outside and discover what nature has to offer. Leave the house and roam into the nature: It is a fascinating place, waiting to be conquered by little ones with curious minds.

Nature Play Workshop for Families: A Guide to 40+ Outdoor Learning Experiences in All Seasons Cover Image
ISBN: 9781631598685
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Published: Quarry Books - July 14th, 2020

With this fun and practical guide to outdoor play, be inspired to unplug and spark a nature connection vital for children's healthy growth and development.

Children and families are plugged into electronics and often disconnected from direct experiences in nature.

101 Things for Kids to do: Screen-free Cover Image
ISBN: 9780857835291
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Published: Kyle Books - May 12th, 2020

p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 10.0px Helvetica; color: #000000} Creative, fun & silly ideas for games & activities for kids aged 4-11

American Girl Summer Treats Cover Image
ISBN: 9781681885162
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Published: Weldon Owen - May 26th, 2020

The tenth book in the bestselling series from American Girl, American Girl Summer Treats features over 50 kid-friendly recipes for cakes, cupcakes, cookies, pies, tarts, and icy treats for enjoying during the summer months.

From Mermaid Ice Cream Pops and Frozen Lemonade to Watermelon Cake and Day-at-the-Beach Cupcakes, American Girl Summer Treats offers an enticing collection of delicious

Itzhak: A Boy Who Loved the Violin Cover Image
By Tracy Newman, Abigail Halpin (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781419741104
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - May 12th, 2020

This picture-book biography of violin virtuoso Itzhak Perlman will inspire young readers to follow the melody within themselves
Before becoming one of the greatest violinists of all time, Itzhak Perlman was simply a boy who loved music.

The Junior Witch's Handbook: A Kid's Guide to White Magic, Spells, and Rituals Cover Image
By Nikki Van De Car, Uta Krogmann (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780762469307
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Published: Running Press Kids - June 2nd, 2020

An empowering guide for young witches about the kinds of magic they can create for themselves every day.

Explore taste-safe small worlds, create colorful pieces of art, and engage all five senses while investigating the great outdoors. Sensory play is a wonderful way to explore the world with your little learners!

Sensory Play for Toddlers and Preschoolers is a practical, hands-on guide for parents and educators who want to inject more play into their children's day!

The Ultimate Book of Scavenger Hunts: 42 Outdoor Adventures to Conquer with Your Family Cover Image
ISBN: 9781493051533
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Published: Falcon Press Publishing - June 1st, 2020

It's hard to resist a scavenger hunt. Give kids a list of things to find, and they naturally want to turn it into a game and start checking things off. Add in an outdoor and nature twist, and the game is elevated to a whole new level--and what an amazing opportunity to engage kids and families with nature in a whole new way.

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