Books for and about Children

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These books and resources happen to be hits with my son. If you have other titles that you would like to purchase but that you don't see here, message me and I'll add them for you. (For books about Children and Religion, click here.)

Award-Winning Children's Books

Series

These are some popular children's series.

Stand-Alone Books and Videos

These are titles requested by customers of the Dragonlords' Bookstore.

 Jumanji
The award-winning children's book!
DVD--starring Robin Williams
VHS--starring Robin Williams
VHS--starring Robin Williams (Spanish Subtitles)
VHS--starring Robin Williams (Dubbed in Spanish)
A Guide for Using Jumanji in the Classroom

 On the Bright Side, I'm Now the Girlfriend of a Sex God: Further Confessions of Georgia Nicolson
The adventures of Georgia Nicolson are a real hit with young adults!

 Bruce Coville's Is Your Teacher an Alien (My Teacher Series)
The latest in the award-winning "My Teacher" series.

 My Teacher Fried My Brains
Duncan Dougall takes part in a school experiment that is supposed to fry his brains and make him smarter.

 My Teacher Is an Alien
Susan Simmons tries to find out why her favorite teacher is missing.

 Blork's Evil Twin (Space Brat, No 2)
Blork's adventures on the planet Splat.

 Planet of the Dips (Space Brat, No 4)
The fourth installment of the popular Space Brat series.

 Space Brat
The book that started it all.

 From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E Frankweiler
The 1967 Newbery Medal winner.

 Blue's Clues--Blue's Big Holiday
Play Blue's Clues with Steve in this holiday special.

 Bob the Builder--Bob's White Christmas
Bob the Builder is my son's current hero, and this holiday special has my one-year-old daughter singing Bob's theme song, to her older brother's delight!

 A Charlie Brown Christmas
Now you can own this beloved Christmas classic!
 DVD.

 The Grinch
Jim Carrey stars in this Ron Howard version of the Dr. Seus classic.
 DVD.

Also visit the Dr. Seuss Shop, Amazon.com's special store for all things pertaining to Dr. Seuss's classic stories.

 Sesame Street Presents Follow That Bird (1985 Video)
Big Bird leaves Sesame Street to live with an adopted family, but things don't work out quite the way he thought they would.
 Clamshell Packaging.

 Shrek
A fractured fairytale about an ogre-turned-reluctant hero who sets out to rescue a princess from a fierce dragon.
 DVD.
 VHS (Spanish).

 Spy Kids
This action/adventure flick is a real favorite with my five-year-old son.
 VHS (Widescreen).
 VHS (Spanish).
 DVD.

 Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (30th Anniversary Edition)
Gene Wilder stars in this children's classic, based on Roald Dahl's timeless novel.
 VHS (Spanish).
 DVD.

Potty Training

 I Have to Go!
Robert N. Munsch wrote this book about a toddler's potty training efforts.
 Library/School Binding.
 Cantonese.

 I Have to Go
This book by Anna Ross features Grover of Sesame Street.

 Everyone Poops
This book uses drawings of various animals to explain to children that pooping is a natural part of life.

 I Can Go Potty
The Muppet babies tackle the challenge of potty training.

 Bye-Bye Diapers
Another gem from the Muppet babies.

 Potty Time
Bettina Paterson illustrated this book about potty training.

 Koko Bear's New Potty: A Practical Parenting Read-Together Book
Koko Bear tells all about his new potty.

 Uh Oh! Gotta Go!: Potty Tales from Toddlers
Stories to help keep the trainee occupied <g>.

 What Do You Do With Potty?: An Important Pop-Up Book
A pop-up book for toddlers of toilet training age.

 Once Upon a Potty (His)
A book aimed at potty training little boys.
 Spanish
 Doll and Book
 Gift Package/Doll, Book, Potty, Music Video

 Once Upon a Potty (Hers)
A book aimed at potty training little girls.
 Doll and Book
 Spanish
 Gift Package/Doll, Book, Potty, Music Video

(Though this last item is currently listed as no longer available, Amazon may still be able to obtain a copy for you.)

 Once Upon a Potty (Hers)
A book aimed at potty training little girls.

 Going to the Potty
Mr. (Fred) Rogers penned this book for children ages 4 to 8.

 The New Potty
Another book aimed at children ages 4 to 8.

 Mommy! I Have to Go Potty!: A Parent's Guide to Toilet Training
Jan Faull offers suggestions to parents about toilet training.

 Toilet Training Without Tears
Charles E. Schaefer and others offer wisdom about toilet training.

Music for Children

 Build Your Baby's Brain--Through the Power of Music
A variety of musical masterpieces.

For more juvenile titles, see the other sections of the Dragonlords' Bookstore.

For toys, visit the Amazon.com Toy Store.

Books about Children

 Multiple Intelligences: The Theory in Practice
Frustrated with standardized testing? Perhaps your child does not have the learning style for which such tests are designed. Learn about Howard Gardner's seven styles of learning and the techniques best used to educate each style of learner.

 Multiple Intelligences in the Classroom, 2nd edition
Here are some great ideas for how to address different learning styles in the classroom.

 What Do You Really Want for Your Children?
Thoughts on child development from Dr. Wayne W. Dyer. (Look for an entire Dyer section of books and audio tapes coming soon.)

 Raising Cain: Protecting the Emotional Life of Boys
The best-selling text that rethinks the way little boys are raised in today's society.
 Hardcover.
 Audio Cassette (Abridged).

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