From the delightful brain of Dav Pilkey comes this middle-grade masterpiece of a series! (In fact, it’s kind of a spin-off: Dog Man is a comic created by Captain Underpants protagonists George and Harold.) At its wacky heart is a canine-human hybrid who’s all about fighting crime.
We've carried their products since THE KLUTZ BOOK OF KNOTS was published more than 30 years ago! These book-based activity kits run the gamut from papercraft to juggling, fashion design to robotics. Self-contained with all the necessary supplies, including simple and engaging instructions, Klutz kits are always big hits.
Diary of a Wimpy Kid
The musings and misadventures of hapless middle-schooler Greg Heffley have struck a real chord with kids. The funny marginal doodles and quirky in-jokes – ”Cheese Touch,” anyone? – made this the series that launched a thousand journal-based books
Introduce someone new to the Potterverse! This series captured the imaginations of readers of all ages and became a pop cultural phenomenon the like of which the book world had never known. A downtrodden orphan boy discovered his wizard heritage – and a saga of magic, friendship, courage and rebellion began.
Some stories are best told with fewer words. Unspooling over comics-style panels – some lavishly coloured, others amazingly spare – these engrossing stories run the gamut from funny stories of middle-school angst to favourite series reimagined to epic tales of high fantasy.
These colourful and engaging stories start with short and simple words, sentences and plots and increase in difficulty to help keep kids motivated and challenged. You'll see the satisfaction as kids level up, gain confidence and expression, and see whole new worlds open to them.