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Captain No Beard

captain no beard

Written by Carole P. Roman

Illustrated by Bonnie Lemaire

Captain No Beard and his pirate ship The Flying Dragon set sail for a voyage of the imagination with his fearless crew of four: First Mate Hallie, Mongo the Monkey, Linus the loudmouthed lion, and Fribbit the floppy frog. Normally a young boy named Alexander, his cousin Hallie, and three
stuffed animals, once they board his bed their world is transformed into a magical vessel, sailing the seven seas on dangerous and exciting adventures! Captain No Beard – An Imaginary Tale of a Pirate's Life named to Kirkus Reviews' BEST OF 2012 for Children's Indie Books, and garnered the star of remarkable merit! "Roman charms with an imaginative, whimsical picture book that will entertain even the oldest pirates." Kirkus Review

Ages 4-8 | Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform



Pig the Winner

pig the winner

By Aaron Blabey


Pig was a pug and I'm sorry to say if he didn't come first it would ruin his day.


Won't he ever learn?!


Pig, the world's greediest Pug, won't play fair. He'll do anything to win!


Another laugh-out-loud book from the best-selling creator of Pig the Pug and Pig the Fibber .



The Treehouse Fun Book

the treehouse fun book

By Andy GriffithsJill Griffiths and Terry Denton




Plunge into the crazy world of the bestselling Treehouse series by Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton
in an activity book like no other as Andy, Terry and Jill bring you all their favourite treehouse things
to do:


  • Create your own treehouse levels!
  • Create your own ice-cream flavours!
  • Write to do lists!
  • Write to don't lists!
  • Draw yourself with Andy, Terry and Jill!
  • Spot the differences!
  • Find your way out of the Maze of Doom!
  • Search for words!
  • Answer treehouse trivia!



Piranhas Don't Eat Bananas

piranhas don't eat bananas

By Aaron Blabey


‘Hey there guys. Would you like a banana?'


‘What's wrong with you. Brian? You're a piranha.'


Brian loves bananas. Trouble is, Brian's a piranha. And his friends aren't happy about his fondness
for fruit . . .


From the best-selling author of Pig the Pug and Thelma the Unicorn comes one of the funniest and
cheekiest books you'll ever read.



Very Noisy Bear

very noisy bear

By Nick Bland






The Very Cranky Bear and his friends are back! Theres music in the air in the Jingle Jangle Jungle! CanBears friends help him find the perfect instrument to play?









Tashi: 20th Anniversary Edition

tashi 20th anniversary edition

By K B;Gamble A;Fienberg Fienberg , Kim Gamble Barbara Fienberg and others



Tashi's adventures have been loved by children all over the world for twenty years! This special hardback edition of the original Tashi book celebrates Tashi's anniversary, and includes a new story about Tashi's first birthday, 'Tashi and the Silver Cup'.











WeirDo: #5 Totally Weird!

totally weird

By Anh Do and Jules Faber

Weir's back and TOTALLY WEIRD! The Camp Kangaroo Challenge is on, and Weirs team is up againstBella and the new kid, who has the coolest name ever . . . HANS SOME! Yep, thats really his name! Weir Do vs Hans Some! It wont be easy . . . but it will be funny!


Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

alice's adventures in wonderland

By Lewis Carroll and Helen Oxenbury




A wonderful 150th-anniversary edition of Lewis Carroll's timeless classic, illustrated by Helen Oxenbury in this beautiful award-winning interpretation. For a century and a half Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Lewis Carroll's classic story of logic and lunacy, has delighted young and old alike. Gorgeously illustrated, this award-winning rendition is full of warmth and humour. The whole approach is contemporary and accessible: Alice herself is a child of today - casually dressed, personable, spirited. In Helen Oxenbury's hands, the topsy-turvy world of Wonderland is a wondrous place indeed!




The Day the Crayons Came Home

the day the crayons came home

By Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers


The hilarious sequel to the prize-winning, international bestseller The Day the Crayons Quit!


Watch out - the crayons are back and they're crosser than ever! One day Duncan receives a set of postcards from his crayons who been lost, forgotten, broken - even melted in a clothes dryer and stuck to a sock! A hilarious text and joyful illustrations combine to show that crayons have feelings too in this laugh-out-loud sequel to bestselling picture book The Day the Crayons Quit.