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1 A library that travels with you
Start them off right with learning pads that are chock-full of educational activities and fun. My First Smart
Pad Library is the portable learning center that features
eight books. Also included is an electronic activity pad
that plays sounds, stories and songs with more than 50
embossed buttons. Choose from Disney Princesses,
Nick Jr., Sesame Street and more, all sold separately.
2 Paws-itively adorable
Our four-legged friends are friends for life. Each
American Girl® set sold separately comes with a furry
pet, special toy and activity book filled with playtime
ideas. Sheepdog and Scottie Dog love to cuddle, and
Gray Cat is the purrrrfect companion.
3 The stories leap o; the page with color
See the Harry Potter stories in a whole new way with the
new illustrated books, beautifully enhanced with art from
award winner Jim Kay. There’s a traitor in the halls of
Hogwarts in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban,
book three of the series. Each book sold separately.
4 Laugh-out-loud adventures
Runny Babbit, the lovable star of Shel Silverstein’s
best-selling poetry book, is back in Runny Babbit
Returns. Carefully compiled from the author’s
archives, this new collection of never-before-published
poems is signature Silverstein.
5 Expand their world by showing them the world
Created in conjunction with the Smithsonian
Institution and packed with amazing facts and stunning
photographs, these books allow young readers to explore
the globe right from their home. Inspire the inquisitive
with Explanatorium of Nature. Whether you’re looking
to help with homework or to pique their curiosity,
Knowledge Encyclopedia is the perfect resource. And
Animal! is sure to satisfy every kid’s curiosity about the
incredible living creatures that inhabit our planet. All
titles sold separately.
6 Building a better village is the start to
becoming a better world
Inspired by the themes of her classic best-selling book,
It Takes a Village, Secretary of State and Democratic
presidential nominee Hillary Rodham Clinton’s first
picture book is a heartwarming story, so relevant to
our times, about a community coming together to
make a difference. When all types of people work
together, play together and live together, their village
is a better place. And many villages coming together
can make a better world.
This month, Costco is excited to feature a delight for both
children and parents. Durable and sturdy, board books
are typically baby’s first exposure to the literary world!
Combined with imaginative, rhythmic text, this set includes
eight board books from Priddy’s best-
selling Alphaprints series. Each
illustration uses colorful finger-
and thumbprints, and simple
illustrations to teach youngsters about shapes, colors,
numbers and more!
DK Publishing | hardcover | available early October |
Scholastic Inc./Arthur A. Levine Books |
hardcover | available October 3 | Item #1020466
Paula Wiseman Books | hardcover | available now |
American Girl |
available early October |
Priddy Books | 8 board book set | available now | Item #1193204
available now |