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  • 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.

  • Summer Reading Bingo Game

    June 12, 2017

    Motivate your kids to read this summer by keeping things fresh and new—organize a book swap, read in the dark with a flashlight, or play Summer Reading Bingo!

  • June Book Releases

    May 30, 2017

    From sticker and sound books to craft and model kits, we've got lots of books and kits to keep your kids entertained this summer!

  • Meet Illustrator Macky Pamintuan

    May 23, 2017

    Enjoy this detailed interview with KISSES FOR KINDERGARTEN illustrator Macky Pamintuan, complete with images that show his creative process!

  • Meet Illustrator Klara Hawkins

    May 16, 2017

    We're delighted to share this interview with Klara Hawkins, illustrator of Trace Race: Things That Go!

  • The Little Mermaid: A Coloring Book + Free Coloring Page!

    May 15, 2017

    Full of wonderful illustrations and patterns, you can bring color to the little mermaid's underwater world, in this heartbreaking and romantic story.

  • My First Learn to Draw: Animals + Free Drawing Pages!

    May 12, 2017

    With step-by-step instructions, practice areas, and fun backgrounds, you'll be creating fantastic animal artwork in no time!

  • May Book Releases

    May 9, 2017

    School is almost out and that means it’s time to stock up on great books and kits for summer! Our May releases include pop-up books, creative kits, coloring books, and unique activities.

  • Playtime Crafts

    April 26, 2017

    Here are 12 fantasy crafts perfect for playtime and summer fun! You'll find detailed instructions for crafts that imaginative preschoolers and children will love to create.

  • April Book Releases

    April 20, 2017

    We've got flaps to lift, push-pull-turn mechanisms, creative kits, unique activities, and much more. Learn more about the fun and innovative books that are now available in bookstores!

  • Kisses for Kindergarten

    April 19, 2017

    School is about to begin, and Stella Isabella Harden decides that kindergarten just isn't for her. Will she change her mind before the first day of school?