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  • Pirate Ship Fun!

    September 19, 2017

    Read the story, then stage your own pirate adventure!! Join Tommy as he stows away on the Pirate’s Revenge and goes on the adventure of a lifetime. Just don’t forget the pirate code: “Treasure...

  • AROUND TOWN Giveaway!

    September 14, 2017

    We’re giving away three copies of our new lift-the-flap busy book AROUND TOWN! Scroll down and enter by midnight PST on 9/24. The winners will be chosen at random and announced on 9/25.

  • The Shakespeare Stories + Reading Guide

    September 8, 2017

    Discover the literary world of William Shakespeare with these fantastic, kid-friendly retellings of his most famous works. Don't miss our Reading Guide with fun activities and discussion topics!

  • September Book Releases!

    September 5, 2017

    September is here, and we’ve got lots of fun, interactive formats to share with you this month! We’ve got lift the flaps, die-cut paths to trace, wheels to spin, acetate layers to peel back,...

  • Highlights Hidden Pictures Fun! + Free Activities

    August 23, 2017

    Filled with Hidden Pictures™ puzzles, mazes, and drawing activities, and paired with 5 colored pencils and collectible pencil toppers, this book is an unbeatable combination for fans everywhere!

  • Smithsonian Super Science Activity Book + Free Activities!

    August 11, 2017

    Complete a maze through the human body’s digestive system, doodle a Triceratops skeleton, or finish a safari-themed word search. Kids are sure to be science experts with the Smithsonian!

  • Crafty Summer Fun

    August 4, 2017

    Inspired by the beach, tasty summer food, and other summer wonderfulness, these crafts are lots of fun, and many can be made with items you already have around the house.

  • Color the Classics on National Coloring Book Day!

    August 2, 2017

    August 2, 2017 is National Coloring Book Day, and we’ve got just what you need to celebrate—FREE coloring pages from our Classic Coloring Books!

  • See what’s new for August!

    August 1, 2017

    This August, we’re releasing some fun story books, activity books, and interactive kits that are perfect for getting kids in the back-to-school mindset. Check out the titles that are hitting bookstores this month!

  • Creative Kits: Hair Braiding + Feather Braid Tutorial

    July 25, 2017

    This kit is packed with everything you need to create perfect stylish hair braids. There are enough easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions to wear a different braid every day of the week!

  • Dinos on Deck! Desktop Wallpaper

    July 24, 2017

    These prehistoric pirates are searching the seas for treasure—and you'll never guess what they found! Refresh your desktop wallpaper with art from DINOS ON DECK!

  • Story Time Guide: Kisses for Kindergarten

    July 12, 2017

    Our Story Time Guide offers tips for a successful story time and related activities to help connect with your kindergartener-to-be about the book and starting school!

  • New Releases for July!

    July 5, 2017

    We’ve got some really fun formats that kids (and their parents) will love—sound books, playtime kits, books with sliding mechanisms, and more! Check out our interactive and entertaining July releases.

  • Kindergarten Ready Checklist!

    June 27, 2017

    Get ready for the first day of school with Stella and her puppy Buster. Print our Kindergarten Ready Checklist to help reassure your kindergartener-to-be!

  • 4th of July Crafts

    June 26, 2017

    Just in time for the 4th of July, we’ve got 10 fun patriotic crafts to make with your kids! You’ll find instructions for windsocks, handprint projects, fireworks crafts, and more.