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Goodnight San Francisco Mr. Boddington's Studio San Francisco ABCs MY FIRST BOOK OF TAGALOG WORDS
Goodnight San Francisco
Our Price: $9.95

Celebrate San Francisco on your way to a good night’s sleep. “Good morning, San Francisco bay.”Good afternoon, Golden Gate park.” “Good evening, Fisherman’s Wharf.” “Good night, city lights. Good night, San Franciscans.” These are just a few of the warm salutations adults and children share while experiencing good night San Francisco together. This artfully illustrated boardbook presents the best of one of the world’s greatest cities in a way that young children can immediately connect to. good night san francisco depicts the passage of both a day and of the four season. By Adam Gamble. Approximate dimensions: 6"w x 6" h x 0.5" d

Alcatraz! The Bay Bridge! The Castro! Oh my! Based on the chic designs of Mr. Boddington’s Studio, this board book brings to life the ABCs of San Francisco.

This board book teaches the letters of the alphabet with illustrations of people, places, and things unique to the beautiful city by the bay. It is the perfect gift for anyone who loves San Francisco!

"U is for umaga, the end of the night—when Mama kisses me good morning, and dark becomes light."

My First Book of Tagalog introduces preschool children to the Tagalog language—also known as Filipino—the national language of the Philippines, which has been influenced by both Spanish and English.

Important everyday words in Filipino culture are presented in a playful and approachable ABC structure that makes learning fun and easy. Studies have shown that kids this age are developing language skills at a rapid rate—learning new words is a snap for them!

The catchy rhymes in this book reinforce learning, and children will be delighted by the charming Filipino kids they meet on each and every page. An introduction to the sounds of Tagalog along with notes on the Filipino language and culture provide a positive learning experience for both youngsters and parents.

An introduction to the sounds of Tagalog words, along with kid-friendly notes on linguistics and culture throughout, makes learning to speak Tagalog a positive experience.


About the Author:

Liana Romulo spends much of her free time traveling, scuba-diving, and hunting through new and unusual bookstores. A dedicated yoga practitioner, she lives mostly in the Philippines but has also lived in Thailand, Belgium, and the United States. Having grown up in different parts of the world, she knows how important it is to preserve her own heritage and share it with others throughout the world. Her first picture book, Filipino Children's Favorite Stories, was a national bestseller in the Philippines.

Artist Jaime Laurel is a freelance graphic designer based in Manila who has won awards as an art director for an international advertising agency. A longtime video game aficionado, he also creates and develops video games for kids all over the world.

Edamame Edapapa Board Book Star Wars Darth Vader and Son Star Wars Vader's Little Princess

The greeniest beaniest family you'll ever meet. Edamame and Edapapa meet their new "Baby Bean" in this adorable board book. With bright colorful illustration and a touch of clever rhyming Edamame and Edapapa share the arrival of their newest and cutest family member.

What if Darth Vader took an active role in raising his son? What if "Luke, I am your father" was just a stern admonishment from an annoyed dad? In this hilarious and sweet comic reimagining, Darth Vader is a dad like any other except with all the baggage of being the Dark Lord of the Sith. Celebrated artist Jeffrey Brown's delightful illustrations give classic Star Wars¨ moments a fresh twist, presenting the trials and joys of parenting through the lens of a galaxy far, far away. Life lessons include lightsaber batting practice, using the Force to raid the cookie jar, Take Your Child to Work Day on the Death Star ("Er, he looks just like you, Lord Vader!"), and the special bond shared between any father and son.    By Jeffrey Brown.  Approximate dimensions:  6.75in x 6.75in x 0.75in. In this irresistibly funny follow-up to the breakout bestseller Darth Vader and Son, Vader Sith Lord and leader of the Galactic Empire now faces the trials, joys, and mood swings of raising his daughter Leia as she grows from a sweet little girl into a rebellious teenager. Smart and funny illustrations by artist Jeffrey Brown give classic Star Wars moments a twist by bringing these iconic family relations together under one roof. From tea parties to teaching Leia how to fly a TIE fighter, regulating the time she spends talking with friends via R2-D2's hologram, and making sure Leia doesn't leave the house wearing only a skirted metal bikini, Vader's parenting skills are put hilariously to the test.  By Jeffrey Brown. Approximate dimensions: 6.75in x 6.75in x 0.75in.
Filipino Celebrations: A Treasury of Feasts and Festivals Larry Gets Lost in San Francisco Book

This multicultural children's book is full of Filipino holidays, culture, language and stories!

In the Philippines, people love to celebrate—holidays are filled with music and dancing, sometimes with colorful costumes, and always with great food! Rich with detailed watercolors and cultural flavor, Filipino Celebrations: A Treasury of Feasts and Festivals makes major holidays (like Christmas) and family gatherings (like weddings and birthdays) come alive.

From these pages, children will learn the history of each holiday, its cultural influences, the varied ways in which people celebrate in different regions of the Philippines, special customs and food, key words and phrases (in English and Tagalog), and more. Games, songs, and other activities invite young readers to join in the fun. New and familiar holidays take on a special flavor as children learn about the diverse cultures that make up this wonderful island nation. Perfect for Filipino-American families looking to share the unique culture of the Philippines, educators interested in promoting multiculturalism in the classroom, or anyone interested in the country, Filipino Celebrations will encourage children ages five to ten to participate and learn while having fun.

Celebrations and festivals include:

  • Mga Kaarawan—Birthdays
  • Semana Santa—Holy Week
  • Mga Barrio Fiestas—Town Festivals
  • Mga Binyag—Baptisms
  • Araw ng Kalayaan—Independence Day and more!

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Meet Pete and his dog Larrry. During a trip to San Francisco, Larry accidently wanders off and becomes lost among the grand sights of the city. Join Pete and Larry on their adventures to find each other, and visit such famous landmarks as the Golden Gate Bridge, Chinatown, Alcatraz, and Fisherman's Wharf. Approximate dimensions: 11.25in x 8.75in x 0.25in.