The Wonderful Things You Will Be

Author: Emily Winfield Martin

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 0375982183

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

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The New York Times bestseller that celebrates the dreams, acceptance, and love that parents have for their children . . . now and forever. This is the perfect heartfelt gift for any special occasion, from birthdays to graduations, and celebrating new babies and other new beginnings. From brave and bold to creative and clever, Emily Winfield Martin's rhythmic rhyme expresses all the loving things that parents think of when they look at their children. With beautiful, lush illustrations and a stunning gatefold that opens at the end, this is a book that families will love reading over and over. The Wonderful Things You Will Be has a loving and truthful message that will endure for lifetimes and makes a great gift to the ones you love for any occasion.

The Wonderful Things You Will Be

Author: Emily Winfield Martin

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 0241446945

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

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"This is the first time / There's ever been you, / So I wonder what wonderful things / You will do." In this timeless poem about growing up, Emily Windfield Martin explores all the things you can choose to be, from brave and bold to creative and wise. Filled with beautiful, quirky illustrations and clever rhyme, grown-ups will love reading this book to their children at any age, as they lovingly consider all the possibilities that lie ahead. Its enduring message of love and acceptance as children grow and change is both universal and poignant, and it one to share over and over again.

The Wonderful Things You Will Be: Read & Listen Edition

Author: Emily Winfield Martin

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 1101935650

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

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From Emily Winfield Martin, author/illustrator of Dream Animals, comes a new book that celebrates the dreams, acceptance, and love that parents have for their children . . . now and forever! From brave and bold to creative and clever, the rhythmic rhyme expresses all the loving things that parents think of when they look at their children. With beautiful, and sometimes humorous, illustrations, this is a book grown-ups will love reading over and over to kids—both young and old. A great gift for any occasion, but a special stand-out for baby showers, birthdays, and graduation. The Wonderful Things You Will Be has a loving and truthful message that will endure for lifetimes. This Read & Listen edition contains audio narration.

The Wonderful Things You Will Be Doll

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781579824082

Category:

Page: N.A

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From Emily Winfield Martin's beautifully illustrated book about the simple things that make each child wonderful.

The Wonderful Things You Will Be Growth Chart

Author: Emily Winfield Martin

Publisher: Clarkson Potter

ISBN: 0525575928

Category:

Page: 8

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Track your child's growth from ages 1 to 12 with this fold-out chart filled with enchanting art by the New York Times bestselling author and illustrator of The Wonderful Things You Will Be and Dream Animals. Featuring a wide range of Emily Winfield Martin's gorgeous illustrations, from mythical beasts to whimsical landscapes, this charming and useful growth chart will dazzle in any child's bedroom. - The eight accordion-fold pages are chock-full of Emily Winfield Martin's beautiful four-color illustrations. - Sturdy hardcover ends and a spine make this an easily stored memento of your child's early years. - The elastic closure can be used to hang the chart on the wall to avoid marking up a door frame - Includes years 1-12 stickers for annual measuring and twelve stickers for marking special events.

Teaching K-8 Reading

Author: Christine H. Leland,Mitzi Lewison,Jerome C. Harste

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 100009376X

Category: Education

Page: 198

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Accessible and engaging, this methods textbook provides a roadmap for improving reading instruction. Leland, Lewison, and Harste explain why certain ineffective or debunked literacy techniques prevail in the classroom, identify the problematic assumptions that underly these popular myths, and offer better alternatives for literacy teaching. Grounded in a mantra that promotes critical thinking and agency—Enjoy! Dig Deeply! Take Action!—this book presents a clear framework, methods, and easy applications for designing and implementing effective literacy instruction. Numerous teaching strategies, classroom examples, teacher vignettes, and recommendations for using children’s and adolescent literature found in this book make it an ideal text for preservice teachers in elementary and middle school reading, and English language arts methods courses as well as a practical resource for professional in-service workshops and teachers. Key features include: Instructional engagements for supporting students as they read picture books, chapter books, and news articles, and interact with social media and participate in the arts and everyday life; Voices from the field that challenge mythical thinking and offer realworld examples of what effective reading and language arts instruction looks like in practice; Owl statements that alert readers to key ideas for use when planning reading and language arts instruction.

15 Things You Should Give Up to Be Happy

Author: Luminita D. Saviuc

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0698182731

Category: Self-Help

Page: 208

View: 5552


Based on a phenomenally popular blog post, a simple and counterintuitive approach to finding true joy When Luminita Saviuc, founder the PurposeFairy blog, posted a list of things to let go in order to be happy, she had no idea that it would go viral, shared more than 1.2 million times and counting. Based on that inspiring post, this heartfelt book gives readers permission to give up--that is, to let go of the bad habits that are holding them back from achieving authentic happiness and living their best lives. Lessons include: · Give Up the Past · Give Up Your Limiting Beliefs · Give Up Blaming Others · Give Up the Need to Always Be Right · Give Up Labels · Give Up Attachment Simple yet wise, and informed by the author's own inspiring personal journey, this liberating little book presents a fresh twist on happiness advice: take a step back to reflect, and give yourself permission to let things go. Includes a foreword by Vishen Lakhiani, New York Times-bestselling author of The Code of the Extraordinary Mind and founder and CEO of Mindvalley.

The Littlest Family's Big Day

Author: Emily Winfield Martin

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 0553511025

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

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From the New York Times bestselling author of The Wonderful Things You Will Be, meet Emily Winfield Martin's little forest family and the adventures they have on one very big day. Who is only under 5 inches tall and has just moved to the woods? The cutest and littlest bear family you have ever seen--and their adopted teeny tiny fox tot! What happens when they venture out to explore their new world...? With an easy-to-read story and the careful brushstrokes of Emily Winfield Martin's illustrations, The Littlest Family's Big Day captures the mystery and magic of the woods. Inspired by classic children’s books such as The Littlest Fur Family and Dream Animals, this is a radiant treasure to be cherished for generations.

Snow & Rose

Author: Emily Winfield Martin

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 0553538209

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 224

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Give the gift of this stunningly illustrated fairy-tale reimagining from the New York Times bestselling author-illustrator of The Wonderful Things You Will Be this holiday season—sure to be a modern classic! Snow and Rose didn’t know they were in a fairy tale. People never do. . . . Once, they lived in a big house with spectacular gardens and an army of servants. Once, they had a father and mother who loved them more than the sun and moon. But that was before their father disappeared into the woods and their mother disappeared into sorrow. This is the story of two sisters and the enchanted woods that have been waiting for them to break a set of terrible spells. In Snow & Rose, bestselling author-illustrator Emily Winfield Martin retells the traditional but little-known fairy tale “Snow White and Rose Red.” The beautiful full-color illustrations throughout and unusual yet relatable characters will bring readers back to this book again and again. “The deeper meanings of the [story] do emerge, but the pleasure . . . is paramount.” —The New York Times

535 Wonderful Things You Can Do this Weekend

Author: Mitch Kaplan

Publisher: B B& A Publishers

ISBN: 9780912608921

Category: Fairs

Page: 204

View: 9480


Hot-air ballooning, film festivals, antique car and airplane shows, flower shows, music festivals, county fairs and much, much more.