Author: Sandra Boynton
Publisher: Little Simon
Opposites entertain in this classic exploration of an important first concept, now available in an enlarged anniversary edition. Big and small short and tall high and low fast and slow . . . This cherished board book from Sandra Boynton presents a number of animals demonstrating various opposites—from big and small, to hot and cold, to weak and strong, and much, much more. The illustrations are simple and charming, and the punchy, rhythmic rhymes just beg to be memorized. Now in a Special 30th Anniversary Edition with an enlarged trim size and metallic ink on the cover, this Boynton classic and ideal toddler read-aloud is even more special.
A selection of opposites--beginning with happy-and-sad--is presented by a group of engaging animal characters. On board pages.
Author: Sandra Boynton
Publisher: Little Simon
Serious silliness for all ages. Artist Sandra Boynton is back and better than ever with completely redrawn versions of her multi-million selling board books. These whimsical and hilarious books, featuring nontraditional texts and her famous animal characters, have been printed on thick board pages, and are sure to educate and entertain children of all ages.
Author: Erik Brooks
Publisher: Marshall Cavendish
A penguin and a polar bear are polar opposites and best friends.
Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Publisher: National Geographic Books
Introduces the concept of opposites, including big and little, soft and hard, and hot and cold, with colorful illustrations. On board pages.
This collection includes the full text and drawings from Opposites and More Opposites, plus seven additional poems and drawings about differences. Readers of all ages will delight in this volume of witty wordplay and clever illustrations from two-time Pulitzer Prize recipient and National Book Award winner Richard Wilbur.
Introducing TouchThinkLearn books, a format unlike any other. Combining scooped-out die-cuts with raised, shaped elements, each book is designed to offer the youngest learners an irresistible opportunity to explore their universe in a hands-on, multisensory way. Seeing the image, tracing its shape, saying its name: these modes of perception combine in a dynamic way to stimulate understanding of essential concepts. Experience green both in the beauty of a raised leaf's surface as well as in the caterpillar that munches on the leaf's edge. Celebrate a moon rising into the night, while simultaneously a sun sets deep into the mirroring page. Translating abstract thought into tangible knowledge, groundbreaking TouchThinkLearn books give early learning new dimension.
Author: Roger Paré
Publisher: Gareth Stevens Pub
Simple text and illustrations introduce the concept of opposites.
Author: Anna Pomaska
Publisher: Courier Corporation
Large, ready-to-color illustrations for preschoolers reveal the front and back of an elephant, a bunny with a few balloons and a puppy with many, and 14 other opposites. Inexpensive learning aid.
Step right up and feast your eyes on opposites like you’ve never seen them before! This fabulously clever novelty book is full of surprises. Ingenious paper engineering and gorgeous artwork combine to make an enormously fun opposites book for all readers. Tom Frost’s razzle-dazzle illustrations make this pop-up, fold-down, pull-out book something to be treasured.
Thomas' Opposites Book
Author: Christy Webster
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
As Thomas travels around the Island of Sodor, he learns the concept of opposites, from near and far to big and small.
A Garden of Opposites
Author: Nancy Davis
Publisher: Schwartz & Wade
Enter this beautiful garden and see what opposites you’ll find! A short caterpillar and a long garden snake, a closed bud and an open blossom. These delightful images will teach youngsters about basic opposite concepts, and about the charms and wonders of the outdoors! This simple book has a surprise treat at the end—a gatefold displaying the whole garden, with opposites galore for little ones to search for. Plus, sturdy cardstock pages make this book perfect for reading indoors . . . or for taking to the park!
Flora and the Ostrich
Author: Molly Idle
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Inspired by Caldecott Honor book Flora and the Flamingo, this ebook is perfect for the very youngest Flora fans. When a new feathered friend seems so different from her, Flora discovers that opposites, in fact, attract! Featuring Molly Idle's graceful artwork, this adorable ebook of opposites will delight young children as they master new words and concepts.
From the bestselling author of The Dovekeeperscomes a love story about one of history's most captivating 'invisible' women: Rachel, the mother of Impressionist painter Camille Pissarro. Growing up on the idyllic island of St Thomas in the early 1800s, Rachel dreams of life in faraway Paris. Rachel's mother, a pillar of their tight-knit refugee community of Jews who escaped the European Inquisition, has never forgiven her daughter for refusing to live by the rules. But Rachel's fate is not in her own hands: in order to secure the future of her father's business, she is married off to a widower with three children. When her husband dies suddenly and his handsome nephew Frédéric arrives from France to settle the estate, Rachel seizes control of her life, beginning a defiant, passionate love affair that sparks a scandal affecting her entire family, including her favourite son, Camille Pissarro, who will one day become a founder member of the Impressionists and one of history's greatest artists. Set in a world of lush, exquisite beauty, The Marriage of Oppositesshows Alice Hoffman at the height of her considerable powers. The marriage of Rachel and Frédéric is an unforgettable story of an extraordinary woman and her forbidden love. Praise for Alice Hoffman's The Dovekeepers: 'Beautiful, harrowing . . . A major contribution to twenty-first-century literature' Toni Morrison 'Hoffman reminds us with every sentence that words have the power to transport us to alternate worlds, to heal a broken heart, and to tie us irrevocably to the people we love' Jodi Picoult 'A book as monumental as its subject, magical, moving . . . A genuine masterpiece' Daily Mail
Author: J. A. Brady
Lilly Seymour is your average high school teacher looking for a way to subsdize her courses and keep the inner city school she works for financially afloat. When her real life is caught up in a dangerous cycle of murder and espionage, Lilly uses her skills as a writer to unravel the mystery. Into the mix walks the most opposite man Lilly has ever met.