Toy Pick – November 1, 2014

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Each week, The Happi House invites you to enter our weekly give-a-way which will consist of a well thought-out assortment of gifts consisting of games, toys, gear and books provided by the fabulous folks at Creative Kidstuff! We invite you to send this page to your family and friends and encourage them to enter to win!

(No purchase necessary. One entry per email address. One entry per household. Previous winners are not eligible to win.)


This week enjoy a grab bag of some of Happi’s favorite books! From babies to tweeners, there’s something for everyone!
ENTER HERE before 12:00 am CST on November 8th.


hey diddleThis is a book babies can sink their teeth into – quite literally! Indestructibles: Hey, Diddle Diddle Baby-Proof Book from Workman Publishing is a 100% tear-proof, chew-proof, drool-proof, rip-proof, dishwasher-safe, machine-washable book for the chew-on-everything set.

moo
When Cow gets her hooves on the farmer’s car, she takes it for a wild ride through the country. Moooo! But a bump in the road brings this joy ride to a troublesome end. Moo-moo. . . Has Cow learned her lesson about living life in the fast lane? Moo?

dinosuars
Goodnight dino! Ten young dinosaurs being tucked in by their parents exhibit stalling tactics surprisingly similar to those employed by human kids. That’s what makes How do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight from Scholastic so much fun to read to your little masters of the just-one-more-book or I’m-thirsty shenanigans. Kids love the pictures of an Ankylosaurus jumping on his bed or a Trachodon blowing bubbles, or a Stegosaurus crawling into bed and turning off the light with his tail.

things work
This See Inside How Things Work Lift the Flap Book from EDC Publishing is an educational exploration of what’s really happening with everyday objects, from the mundane (what happens when you flush a toilet, how light bulbs work) to the amazing (how boats float, what keeps airplanes in the sky). With over 90 flaps to lift and learn, this interactive book will keep kids busy, busy, busy. Board book, 16 pages. Ages 7 & up.

curious george
He was a good little monkey and always very curious.” This is how H. A. Rey and his wife, Margret, first introduced their now beloved troublemaker-hero to young readers in 1941. In this hefty 192-page hardcover treasury, Curious George fans will find eight stories based on the popular primate. A wonderful collection for your own mischievous monkey.

secret garden
This timeless classic is a poignant tale of Mary, a lonely orphaned girl sent to a Yorkshire mansion at the edge of a vast lonely moor. At first, she is frightened by this gloomy place until she meets a local boy, Dickon, who’s earned the trust of the moor’s wild animals, the invalid Colin, an unhappy boy terrified of life, and a mysterious, abandoned garden…

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