Feet Are Not for Kicking

Feet Are Not for Kicking


  • Author : Elizabeth Verdick
  • Publisher : Free Spirit Publishing
  • Release Date : 2013-09-03
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781575427263


Feet Are Not for Kicking Book Description :

"Look at those feet! Aren’t they sweet?” Yes—when they’re walking, standing, leaping and landing. And when they’re kicking balls or leaves. But not when they’re kicking people! In simple words and charming full-color illustrations, this book helps little ones learn to use their feet for fun, not in anger or frustration. It also includes tips for parents and caregivers on how to help toddlers be sweet with their feet....

Kick with my Left Foot

Kick with my Left Foot


  • Author : Paul Seden
  • Publisher : Allen & Unwin
  • Release Date : 2014-06-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781743434154


Kick with my Left Foot Book Description :

SHORT-LISTED: CBCA Book of the Year, Crichton Award for New Illustrators, 2015 I pull the sock on my left foot I pull the sock on my right foot I lace up the boot on my left foot I lace up the boot on my right foot . It's time for footy! A cheerful, energetic story about a young boy playing Australia's favourite game. This book was produced through the Emerging Indigenous Picture Book Mentoring Project, a joint initiative between The Little Big Book Club and Allen & Unwin, assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body....

Germs Are Not for Sharing
Score: 3.5
From 13 Ratings

Germs Are Not for Sharing


  • Author : Elizabeth Verdick
  • Publisher : Free Spirit Publishing
  • Release Date : 2006-01-15
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781575428093


Germs Are Not for Sharing Book Description :

Sneezes, coughs, runny noses, spills, and messes are facts of everyday life with children. And that’s why it’s never too soon to teach little ones about germs and ways to stay clean and healthy. This book is a short course for kids on what germs are, what they do, and why it’s so important to cover them up, block them from spreading, and wash them down the drain. Simple words complement warm, inviting, full-color illustrations that show real-life situations kids can relate to. A special section for adults includes ideas for discussion and activities....

Tokyo on Foot
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

Tokyo on Foot


  • Author : Florent Chavouet
  • Publisher : Tuttle Publishing
  • Release Date : 2012-10-23
  • Genre: Travel
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781462906406


Tokyo on Foot Book Description :

This prize-winning book is both an illustrated tour of a Tokyo rarely seen in Japan travel guides and an artist's warm, funny, visually rich, and always entertaining graphic memoir. Florent Chavouet, a young graphic artist, spent six months exploring Tokyo while his girlfriend interned at a company there. Each day he would set forth with a pouch full of color pencils and a sketchpad, and visit different neighborhoods. This stunning book records the city that he got to know during his adventures. It isn't the Tokyo of packaged tours and glossy guidebooks, but a grittier, vibrant place, full of ordinary people going about their daily lives and the scenes and activities that unfold on the streets of a bustling metropolis. Here you find business men and ...

Kicking It
Score: 3.5
From 4 Ratings

Kicking It


  • Author : Faith Hunter
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2013-12-03
  • Genre: Fiction
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781101616277


Kicking It Book Description :

Featuring stories by SHANNON K. BUTCHER * RACHEL CAINE * LUCIENNE DIVER * CHRIS MARIE GREEN * CHRISTINA HENRY * FAITH HUNTER * CHLOE NEILL * KALAYNA PRICE * ROB THURMAN New York Times bestselling author Rachel Caine has modern-day potions witches Holly and Andrew facing off against a firebrand politician who wears literally killer boots in a Texas-sized rodeo of trouble. Boot-loving Cadogan vampire Lindsey must team up with off-again, on-again vampire partner Luc when a woman from her past is targeted by supernaturals in New York Times bestselling author Chloe Neill’s all-new adventure. And New York Times bestselling author Rob Thurman features Trixa Iktomi from her Trickster series dealing with magical vengeance and magical footwear. Taking kick-a...

Teeth Are Not for Biting
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

Teeth Are Not for Biting


  • Author : Elizabeth Verdick
  • Publisher : Free Spirit Publishing
  • Release Date : 2003-04-15
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1575427915


Teeth Are Not for Biting Book Description :

“Crunch crunch crunch. Teeth are strong and sharp. Crunch crunch crunch. Teeth can help you chew. But teeth are not for biting. Ouch! Biting hurts.” Sooner or later, almost all young children will bite someone—a friend, a parent, a sibling. This upbeat, colorful, virtually indestructible book helps prevent biting and teaches positive alternatives. The companion to our best-selling Hands Are Not for Hitting Board Book, Teeth Are Not for Biting gives reasons why children might want to bite. Little mouths feel sore when new teeth come in; sometimes kids bite when they’re hungry, tired, cranky, frustrated, angry, bored, distressed, or seeking attention. Author Elizabeth Verdick suggests positive things children can do instead of biting: chew a ch...

No Biting
Score: 2
From 1 Ratings

No Biting


  • Author : Karen Katz
  • Publisher : Grosset & Dunlap
  • Release Date : 2011-03
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0448455811


No Biting Book Description :

Shows young readers that there is a better way to act out frustration than to bite, hit, push, or kick....

Beyond Intelligence

Beyond Intelligence


  • Author : Dr. Dona Matthews
  • Publisher : House of Anansi
  • Release Date : 2014-07-11
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781770894785


Beyond Intelligence Book Description :

From two internationally recognized experts in the field of gifted education comes this timely exploration of how best to nurture a child’s unique gifts, and set them on a path to a happily productive life — in school and beyond. What is intelligence? Is it really a have or have not proposition, as we’ve been led to believe? Are some children just destined to fall behind? Dona Matthews and Joanne Foster answer those questions with a resounding “No!” In Beyond Intelligence, they demonstrate that every child has the ability to succeed — with the right support and guidance. But how can parents provide that support? Matthews and Foster proceed from the assumption that knowledge is power, offering parents an information-packed guide to identif...

Why It s Kicking Off Everywhere  The New Global Revolutions

Why It s Kicking Off Everywhere The New Global Revolutions


  • Author : Paul Mason
  • Publisher : Verso Books
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781844678518


Why It s Kicking Off Everywhere The New Global Revolutions Book Description :

Incisive grassroots account of the new global revolutions by acclaimed BBC journalist. The world is facing a wave of uprisings, protests and revolutions: Arab dictators swept away, public spaces occupied, slum-dwellers in revolt, cyberspace buzzing with utopian dreams. Events we were told were consigned to history—democratic revolt and social revolution—are being lived by millions of people. In this compelling new book, Paul Mason explores the causes and consequences of this great unrest. From Cairo to Athens, Wall Street and Westminster to Manila, Mason goes in search of the changes in society, technology and human behavior that have propelled a generation onto the streets in search of social justice. In a narrative that blends historical insigh...